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Video: 2016 Acura/Honda NSX does unintentional flame throwing at Nurburgring test

2016 Acura/Honda NSX on fire at Nurburgring Pictures #4

This svelte-looking prototype is soon to become the second-generation NSX supercar but we are hoping they get some of its little niggles ironed out first – we certainly don’t want the rear-end of it catching on fire during a stint at the ring as it did in testing recently. Luckily the driver managed to escape…

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Dodge Viper SRT Convertible unveiled

Dodge Viper SRT Convertible unveiled Picture #1

This modified Dodge Viper SRT Convertible is called Baptized Medusa and is the fruit of labour from a heavy-duty chain saw and Prefix Performance. Based on one of a very limited 10-vehicle production run, the Medusa’s least expensive modification package costs $35,000 ( 20,492.82). You’ll have to pay extra for every other bespoke option. For the…


KW offers adaptive DDC coilovers for all 2014 BMW 2-series models

KW offers adaptive DDC coilovers for all 2014 BMW 2-series models #9

After launching coilovers in Variant 1, Variant 2 and Variant 3 models for the BMW 2-Series, German-based car tuning company KW automotive GmbH has launched adaptive DDC coilovers for all models of the series. Compatible with the original BMW electronics, the adaptive suspension has stainless steel coilover bodies. You can choose anything between an athletic…


Mastretta seize production of First Mexican Sports Car

Mastretta seize production of First Mexican Sports Car #7

It was due to go on sale in Europe within the next eighteen months but sadly the MXT has now seized production and the company’s 45 employees, suppliers, distributors and supporters will all have to turn their attention to other projects instead. The founders Daniel and Carlos Mastretta apologised to employees, business associates and supporters…


Take that, SEAT: Renault’s Mégane Renaultsport 275 Trophy-R has lapped the Nordschliefe circuit in 7 minutes 54.36 seconds

Take that, SEAT: Renault's M  gane Renaultsport 275 Trophy-R has lapped the Nordschliefe circuit in 7 minutes 54.36 seconds #6

In March this year (2013) the spotlight was on SEAT and its record-breaking front-wheel drive Leon Cupra 280 which with its optional performance pack; Brembo brakes, 19″ alloys and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres managed to lap the 12.8 mile Nordschliefe circuit in just 7 minutes 58.4 seconds. Some three months later and this…


Rare 1992 Vector W8 up for auction

1992 Vector W8 #2

A rare 1992 Vector W8 is going to be auctioned off on 15th August 2014. Only 17 of these cars were made which makes it one of the rarest cars in existence today. At the time of its launch, it was one of the most powerful and exclusive cars in the world. The car features…


Hold your horses: It’s just a sketch but this rendered RS3 Cabrio may get 400hp if it reaches production!

2014 Audi RS3 Cabriolet #2

The new Audi RS3 will be aimed squarely at its two other key German rivals; the BMW M135i and Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG. Building on the success of the Audi S3, the yet-to-be-developed RS3 will get an uprated suspension system, more power and a lower kerb weight. Rumour has it that the RS3 will use the…


New Japanese Frontier pushes forward: Nissan Pulsar challenges Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus for their territory

New 2014 Nissan Pulsar #7

These pictures haven’t set our pulse racing just yet but a GTi-R version might! Remember the 1980s Pulsar GTI-R with its 227bhp turbocharged version of the Primera engine? It was pretty hot on the modified car scene! Apparently there’s a 2015 version which will boast sportier looks and a 3.8-litre twin-turbo engine but this is…


Futuristic Renault Fuego concept created by Idecore

Renault Fuego rendering / Idecore 5

Idecore are an independent team of designers and modelers who have recently developed a new generation Renault Fuego Concept. The Renault Fuego went out of production in Europe in 1986 and in America in 1995 and served as a sporty competitor for the Vauxhall Manta and Ford Capri. This Idecore-envisaged Fuego successor features a 255hp…