Tag Archives: Sports Cars

Mercedes-AMG GT3 Edition 50 debuts, limited to 5 cars

This year is Mercedes-AMG's 50th, and the official tuner to Mercedes-Benz is celebrating the anniversary in a big way. The climax of the celebrations will be the unveiling of a new hypercar at September's 2017 Frankfurt auto show. Along the way, though, AMG is unveiling some special...

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Fiat hand paints every racing stripe on the Abarth 124

Fiat hasn't seen paramount success since returning to the United States in 2011, but it does arguably offer some pretty nice, affordable cars. In a world full of angry-eyed sports cars, there's the Fiat 124 Spider. Its non-aggression is subtle and approachable, and it marks a departure from the...

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Uber-rare Porsche 911 GT2 Evo sells for $1.45 million

Porsche built just 11 examples of the 993-series 911 GT2 Evo homologation special in the mid-1990s, and now one of the cars has been sold at auction for an impressive $1.45 million. It was sold last week during Mecum's 2017 Original Spring Classic auction in Indianapolis, Indiana. It ended up...

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Nissan GT-R horde destroyed in specialty shop fire

Numerous Nissan GT-Rs of various vintage were destroyed recently. The cars, which included an R32 Skyline GT-R right up to the current R35 model, met their untimely death in a fire that engulfed RB Motorsport in Wigan, United Kingdom on Friday. And we hear that they were all customer cars. RB...

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First ad for the 2017 Honda Civic Type-R drops

Honda has long had a penchant for motorsports, and it has translated into an iconic nameplate for the brand's road cars: Type-R. Except, the United States has mostly been left out of the Type-R party. That changes this year and Honda is sounding the news off loud and clear in the 2017 Civic...

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Lotus Exige once owned by Jerry Seinfeld up for grabs

Jerry Seinfeld's love of Porsches is renowned, but the comedian and television star isn't averse to cars from other marques. For example, a year ago we saw Seinfeld sell a batch of cars that included a couple of Volkswagens. Now a 2009 Lotus Exige S 260 he once owned is coming up for...

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Audi RS models test for almost 5,000 miles on the Nürburgring

All Audi vehicles offer luxury, but the brand has a three-tiered approach when it comes to performance. Base Audis, especially sedans and coupes, are fairly sporty, but the uplevel S models definitely amp up the sporty feel. There is a third level, though, the RS models, that push the envelope...

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Rezvani cuts Beast Alpha price in half

The Rezvani Beast Alpha is now priced at $95,000, a full $105,000 less than it did when the vehicle debuted at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show. The Alpha is the removable hardtop version of the Beast, though instead of using a donor Ariel Atom chassis the Alpha relies on the chassis of a Lotus...

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