Tag Archives: Sports Cars

Dallara Stradale sports car revealed

A lifelong dream of legendary race car constructor Giampaolo Dallara has finally been realized in the Dallara Stradale sports car. Unveiled on Thursday to commemorate the 81st birthday of the Dallara founder, the new sports car utilizes racing technology to deliver pure driving pleasure, whether you're on a road or race track. It's the first...

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Tesla Roadster returns, promises 0-60 mph in 1.9 sec, $200,000 price tag

Tesla did its best Steve Jobs impersonation at its semi truck press conference on Thursday evening as it showed "one more thing" after the unveiling theoretically ended: the next Roadster. CEO Elon Musk told the crowd that everyone keeps asking when Tesla will build the next Roadster, "and we are now." With 7,375 pound-feet of torque courtesy of the three...

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Everything you need to know about the BMW M3

When enthusiasts think German sports car, they often think BMW M3, and there's a good reason for that. The M3 came to life as a race car first, and a street car second. Donut Media's latest "Up to Speed" episode focuses on the M3 and traces the iconic sports car's history back to its DTM racing days of the 1980s. DTM, or Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters, bound...

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Lexus LC 500 video road test

Concept cars can be beautiful, but they're ideas. They're not always made to be real cars. Sometimes an automaker takes a chance and builds that concept. This time, it's Lexus, and the result is this beauty. Want to find out if this 2018 Lexus LC 500 drives as great as it looks? We slid behind the wheel to find out. Before we do...

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Watch the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS blow past 200 mph

The magic number you're looking for here is 321. That's the figure, in kilometers per hour, that translates to the magic barrier that is 200 mph. This is the number that separates truly fast cars from ones that merely knock on the door of fast. Porsche gets this, and that's why the 2018 911 GT2 RS is able to pass the 200 mph mark. And then some. Automotive...

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Bag a bargain: discounts of up to $30K offered on 2017 Jaguar F-Type

Jaguar's F-Type has been updated for 2018. The changes are subtle yet provide the stylish sports car with the latest technology and a more refined look. There's also a new 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 base option that has brought the price tag down to $60,895. The problem is that Jaguar dealers still have a lot of 2017 models on their lots...

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Saleen bringing Chinese-built S1 sports car to 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

Saleen hasn't had standalone car in its lineup since the S7 supercar went out of production in 2009. Soon the company will have a new sports car on sale, only this time around it will be built at a plant in China, fulfilling a long-held dream of Saleen founder Steve Saleen to introduce Chinese-built cars into the United States. The new sports car is a...

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Walter Röhrl says Porsche 911 GT2 RS too fast for Nürburgring

It can be argued performance cars have reached a new golden age, an era defined by high horsepower, trick engineering, and incredible aerodynamic feats. However, one prominent figure, none other than famed Porsche driver Walter Röhrl, believes modern cars are now too fast for high-speed Nürburgring laps. The famed driver told Drive on Monday that...

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2019 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series spy shots and video

Mercedes-AMG's GT R has just reached showrooms in the United States, but a bigger, badder and presumably faster version of the Affalterbach tuner's standalone sports car has been spotted testing at the Nürburgring and on some surrounding streets. The car looks like the GT R, but there are clues that suggest we're looking a test mule...

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