Terrafugia is not just a new child company just reaching the market and expecting to revolutionize. They’ve been there since 2006, and they are one step closer to providing the personal flying vehicle that will fit inside a regular home garage. According to Terrafugia’s description, the TF-X should be the easy to handle, lightweight, fast and comfortable flying car. TF-X has a lot of goals to check before being released, both in terms of safety and performance. For example, TF-X should be designed … continue reading
Given that almost 60 years ago, caravans weren’t affordable by every John willing to go out fishing for a few days, when the first camper van was introduced by Wolksvagen, people saw the affordable, compact, mobile home that it was. However, lots of progress were done since: both in terms of technological advancements and design. Not long ago, VW unveiled the new California camper van, and it is absolutely gorgeous. The new T6 isn’t exactly what you’d call a rendition of the his … continue reading
Much like endangered species going extinct, if you’re looking for a manual transmission car, there aren’t too many options left. But luckily, if you really want to feel like a man, in total control of his ride, there are some pretty cool manual gear sports cars still available, and they’re ready to rock your world. Here’s a list of over 30 options if you’re into driving like a real man should.
Porsche America officially opened its new $100 million Porsche Experience Center (PEC) and headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. This 27-acre state of the art complex is the largest investment outside Germany for the sports car manufacturer. Porsche’s brand new facility is complete with a driver development track, restoration center, classic car gallery, human performance center and driving simulator lab. It also features a 1.6 miles of high-speed courses, an off-road area, museum worthy vintage cars, and a place for buyers to customize their rides. The business center features 13,000 square feet of conference and events space and a fine dining restaurant. The HQ has been specifically designed as a destination for the public, including automotive enthusiasts and Porsche customers.
The Germans from Startech will unveil at the Shanghai Auto Show the first pick-up conversion of a Range Rover Vogue. This will not be a limited edition and will be mostly sold in the Asian market. The result is a car that’s clearly one of the most exclusive in the segment. Despite it’s utility looks, the Range Rover Pick-up offers tons of power with 526 bhp from its 5.0 liter supercharged V8 engine. The sprint to 60 mph takes 5.3 seconds and the top speed … continue reading
Although Ferrari builds more cars in one month than Koenigsegg built in its entire lifespan, the Swedish producer doesn’t lack headline coverage. Uncovered at the Geneva Motorshow, 2016 Koenigsegg Regera is the Hypercar of the moment. This plug in hybrid crushes the souls of competitors from each and every angle: shape, power, style, speed.
Filled with numerous sharp edges and alien-like angles, the Sbarro Eight hotrod concept resulted from the third collaboration between the Orange group and Sbarro automotive manufacturer. There were two projects undertaken by the students of ESPERA Sbarro Montbéliard. First, there is the fully electric car called Intencity that didn’t quite please engine-savyy guys, and the Eight concept that we are talking about now.
When it comes to vintage machines, a steam locomotive or an WWI Airco DH 1 plane might not be too easy to acquire and maintain. Fortunately, car enthusiasts have an easier job in finding a classic piece of automotive engineering and restore it. This is why it is not something out of the ordinary to spot a reconditioned 1969 Chevrolet Camarro SS, resting in a garage or being driven to a local autoshow.