Tag Archives: Sports Cars

2019 Porsche 911 spy shots

Porsche is out testing prototypes for its next-generation 911. The latest prototype, likely for a Carrera S model, is testing on the Nürburgring and reveals some details not seen on previous testers. Most of the new details can be found at the rear which sports a wide spoiler that spans the...

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Audi rules out modern Quattro sports car, again

Few cars have inspired popular sentiment towards a brand the way the original Audi Quattro did throughout the 1980s. Audi clearly has a soft spot for the car still, as we've seen not one but two concepts previewing a potential modern successor. The first concept was unveiled at the 2010 Paris...

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David Brown Automotive announces follow-up to Speedback GT

Startup coachbuilder David Brown Automotive burst onto the scene in 2014 with the deliciously-retro Speedback GT. The car featured a body inspired by the lines of the Aston Martin DB5 but rode on the much more modern bones of a Jaguar XK. In the coming months, David Brown will unveil its next car...

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Ruf unveils rear-engine, carbon fiber CTR sports car

Famous Porsche tuner Ruf has returned with a new generation of its CTR sports car, and the latest is the first car completely developed in-house by the still family owned business run out of Pfaffenhausen, Germany. On display this week at the 2017 Geneva auto show, the new CTR, the fourth in the...

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Porsche highlights its top 5 most memorable Exclusive models

Since 1986, Porsche has offered customers the opportunity to build a bespoke sports car. In the process, Porsche has also treated enthusiasts at large to Exclusive models to mark various occasions. Those Exclusive models are the subject of Porsche's latest Top 5 video. At number five comes the 2012...

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Group led by AC Cars buys bankrupt sports car startup Zenos

In January, we learned that British sports car startup Zenos had entered administration, a process similar to bankruptcy protection. A group led by fellow British sports car brand AC Cars, maker of the legendary AC Cobra, has since acquired the rights to the Zenos name and all of the...

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Is Chevy working on active aero for a future Corvette?

General Motors looks to have patented an active aerodynamics system that takes into account body movements when making adjustments. The concept of active aero is to adjust aerodynamic elements such as shutters or spoilers to deliver either lower drag or higher downforce. When done correctly, active...

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DS wants a hybrid sports car

PSA Group's new luxury brand DS has shown it's capable of building an SUV capable of competing with Germany's best, at least when it comes to appearance and technology. Now the automaker wants to take on its rivals in the electrified sports car arena. According to Evo, DS has...

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How can we make auto racing an Olympic sport? Subaru has an idea

Bobsleds don't have rearview mirrors. Turns out, Subarus about to run down bobsled tracks don't need them. But that's only one of the modifications made to the Subaru WRX STI prepped by rally specialists Prodrive to race down the mecca for bobsledders in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The others? A...

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