For all you thrill-takers who urge the driving experience of your lifetime, but can’t afford a Ferrari or a Porsche, we rounded up 5 of the best experienced driving courses. Definitely not for the faint-hearted, these packages offer the opportunity of driving exotic cars, pushing them to the limits thus living your automotive fantasy. From the desert of Las Vegas to a remote ski resort in Finland only 40 miles south of the Arctic Circle, you will take part to the most precise training methods and techniques available. Some are offered by well known exotic car manufacturers while others by race drivers who will teach how to tame the car of your dreams. Let the battle of the engines begin.
Ferrari just celebrated 60 years since they began selling cars on American soil, and to top all off they decided to unveil the F60 America this past weekend , a super-roadster based on the platform of F12 Berlinetta and offered exclusively to American customers. The engine and technical specs remain the same, so you get a “standard” 6.3-liter V12 delivering 740 horsepower to the rear wheels and 690 Nm via an automatic 7-speed dual-clutch transmission that launches from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 3 seconds.
Three thousand hours of work, that’s what it took Fred Bertrand to customize this bike. Founder of Krugger Motorcycle was offered a BMW K1600 by BMW France to customize, as long as he kept its original 161 hp engine and the electronics in place. And that’s exactly what Krugger did – they’ve rebuilt it from the ground up, giving it a new hand-built aluminium and steel bodywork but keeping its engine and electronics untouched. The custom bike turned out to look … continue reading
Almost 10 years ago if you wanted to keep up with the latest news in the automotive industry you had to buy tons of magazines or wait until your Sunday TV Car Show. Nowadays a little thing on the internet called Youtube brings the information to every desktop for free. So if you’re a car junkie and you want to watch the greatest news and reviews we suggest you subscribe to these 10 Youtube channels we’ve carefully chosen for you.
If you ever felt like going on an extended field-trip in the great Outback, here’s a luxury caravan that can help you explore in style and comfort; the Freelander is probably cooler than your current living situation. If I’d have one of these, I’d probably move in it permanently. Talk about a car and house combo! Not far from the perfect caravan for all Australian conditions, the Freelander offers the best of both worlds: you get comfort and ruggedness at the … continue reading
If you want to feel like Leo DiCaprio (in any of his last movies, to be honest, but mostly Wolf on Wall Street), then consider buying a boat. And not any boat will do – why not purchase the Kormaran, a luxury speedboat that is like a Transformer for boats! It has the uncanny ability to transform into a monohull, a catamaran, or even a hydrofoil. It’s crafted from carbon fiber, being able to transform while on the move, and can reconfigure itself into … continue reading
Canyon, one of the top bicycle manufacturers in Europe, and certainly the best company of its kind in Germany, is coming out with a new range of bikes, designed to help you beat the dreadful city traffic and reach your destination safely and in style. The concept of the urban bike is new to Canyon, somewhat detached from their award-winning mountain bikes. We say “somewhat” because the new designs still maintain a sporty touch, despite the fact that the targeted public … continue reading
Just a few weeks ago Dodge revealed the Challenger SRT Hellcat, a car that has the most powerful engine in the company’s history. Well, the manufacturer is full of surprises and just mounted the same engine on the 2015 Charger thus making the most powerful sedan in the world. Storming this 4-door monster is a supercharged 6.2 liter Hemi V8 that produces 707 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque, more than the almighty Viper’s 8.4 V10 that only delivers 640 horsepower. Dodge … continue reading