Tag Archives: Supercars

Latest Hennessey Venom F5 teaser shows off its carbon-fiber cabin

Hennessey is in the business of outfitting numerous production cars with an array of go-fast parts, but the cherry atop the Texas performance company's business is the Venom. First introduced in 2010 and based on a Lotus, the Venom GT was faster than a Bugatti Veyron, weighed less, and clocked a 270.49 mph top speed. Although production of the Venom GT...

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Apollo reveals carbon fiber chassis of IE supercar

Apollo is just a day out from the reveal of its track-focused supercar, the Intensa Emozione, and to build the excitement the Chinese-backed, Italian-based firm has revealed the car's monocoque chassis. The chassis is made entirely from carbon fiber and looks good enough to sit in an art installation as a piece of sculpture. Sadly, it will be mostly...

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2019 McLaren P15 spy shots

Only this week we saw McLaren confirm plans for a new member for its flagship Ultimate Series range, and now we have the first spy shots of what's likely a test mule. The test mule hides the new mechanicals within the makeshift body of a 675LT but still gives away some clues. Compared to the 675LT, the test mule's front has been made wider and...

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McLaren P15 debuts early 2018, will be brand’s most extreme road car yet

McLaren is working on a new addition to its flagship Ultimate Series range, and Wednesday we received the first details from the company along with a teaser shot of the car's exhaust tips. The new car, code-named the P15, is a separate model to the upcoming F1 successor, itself code-named the BP23. Whereas the BP23 is all about grand touring, the P15...

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Hennessey Venom F5 coming Nov. 1; might hit 300 mph, destroy Chiron?

Just over three years ago Hennessey Performance Engineering announced to the world it was beginning work on a world-beating hypercar called the Venom F5. On Thursday, the Texas performance shop told the world the wait is nearly over, the F5 will be unveiled at SEMA on November 1. Designed using a bespoke chassis that is both designed and manufactured at the...

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Apollo Intensa Emozione supercar to be revealed October 24

Supercar startup Apollo has confirmed that its much-hyped Intensa Emozione, or IE for short, will be unveiled in Italy on October 24. Apollo is the Chinese-backed, Italian-based firm born out of the remains of Germany's Gumpert. It first showed up at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show where it presented the 986-horsepower Arrow supercar. Now Apollo is just a...

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2019 Aston Martin Vanquish spy shots

Aston Martin is just putting the final touches on its redesigned Vantage, and the next model in the automaker's ambitious Second Century plan is a redesigned Vanquish. The new super GT is tentatively slated for a reveal late next year or early 2019, and we have the first spy shots of a test mule. Although the tester looks like the DB11, a closer...

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There’s a brand-new, never-registered McLaren F1 for sale

If you're looking for an example of extreme restraint, you won't find a better example than the person that took delivery of a McLaren F1…and then never drove it. That's right. Someone bought one of the 106 F1s to be built and decided to park it. In fact, the car has never even been registered. It's even got its pre-delivery...

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It’s McLaren P1 GTR and Ferrari FXX K track time

When two hypercars take to the track to stretch their legs, it's time to put down everything and strap in for the ride. Today, it's the McLaren P1 GTR and the Ferrari FXX K, which arrived at Monza for a few hot laps. The video shows the two hypercars during different sessions, so it's not an actual battle, but it's incredible to see the two machines blitz...

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Learn how Lamborghini helped engineer the Dodge Viper’s V-10

The Dodge Viper has once again departed the automotive landscape, but it won't be forgotten anytime soon. Why? Because it represented one of the purest sports cars a Detroit automaker ever built—and actually built in Detroit, Michigan, at that. Donut Media is back to help us get up to speed on the Dodge Viper, but here's a factoid: Lamborghini was...

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