Tag Archives: Supercars

Jaguar I-Pace designer Burgess says I-Pace would’ve never followed tradition

The days of all long-hood, shapely Jaguar sedans and coupes may be numbered. The automaker's 2019 Jaguar I-Pace electric car made its U.S. debut this week at the 2018 New York auto show and its designer Wayne Burgess said that drawing the I-Pace required him to skip what made his Aston Martin DB9 and Jaguar F-Types universally admired. “If I...

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There’s a recall notice for the Pagani Huayra

This story isn't for you. It's for the handful of people out there who own Pagani Huayra coupes and roadsters, including the track-focused BC. There's a recall notice owners need to be made aware of, and it covers all 16 examples of the Pagani supercar produced in 2017 that have made it into the country. There's no need to drop your monocle just yet though...

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Brabham teases BT62 with high-speed video

Brabham is set to reveal its first new vehicle in 26 years on May 2, but on Friday the company released a teaser video. It features what we imagine will be a track-only supercar, though unfortunately the car, to be called the BT62, moves too quickly to gather any details. And it's absolutely a quick video. The clip lasts just 16 seconds and features a...

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Pininfarina confirms specs for production H2 Speed supercar

Pininfarina bosses are planning the launch of a premium electric car brand utilizing the name and talents of the Italian design house. And a Pininfarina-badged car has already been confirmed for production later in 2018. We are talking about the H2 Speed, an electric supercar that relies on a hydrogen fuel cell stack to generate the electricity to power its...

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2020 Audi R8 GT spy shots

Audi has been spotted testing what looks to be a more hardcore variant of its R8 supercar. The prototype is wearing new fascias front and rear but what's most telling are the large oval exhausts that are reminiscent of the design used on the hardcore variant of the original R8, the R8 GT. Starting at the front, we can see that the grille has been made wider...

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Mercedes-AMG Project One looks insane on the road

Forget all the naysayers, Mercedes-AMG's Project One hypercar looks out of this world when you see it rolling down the road, as this video posted to YouTube confirms. And just imagine rolling in this thing knowing you have a Formula 1 engine backing you up. That's an actual F1 engine and not an F1-derived engine. In fact, it's the same engine Mercedes-AMG...

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McLaren 570GT MSO Black Collection is the darker side of the supercar

McLaren Special Operations is the extension of the automaker tasked with bringing extra special versions of its super machines to life. This is often done through bespoke requests made by customers, but sometimes MSO produces a limited run of vehicles designed in a spec of its choosing. We think the MSO folks have been watching "This is Spinal Tap" lately...

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McLaren COO swears its cars will continually get faster

Cars today are fast. Your average modern minivan could smoke your average Ferrari from the 1970s. As the standard road car has improved its performance metrics, so too have supercars. Run down a spec sheet and you'll wind up seeing numbers that will make your mind spin. According to the McLaren's Chief Operating Officer, the British company's road cars...

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Aston Martin mid-engine supercar to be hybrid, developed with Red Bull Racing

Aston Martin is poised to launch a mid-engine hybrid supercar fit to battle the Ferrari 488, and Red Bull Racing, its Formula One partner, is on board for development. The company's CEO told Motoring in a report published Friday that the mid-engine supercar will house plenty of Valkyrie influence, but the car won't be nearly as extreme. He confirmed 130...

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McLaren F1 successor to be company’s fastest road car to date

McLaren has confirmed its F1 successor, codenamed BP23, will indeed be its fastest road car ever. Translation: it will be faster than the original F1, which set a world record with its 243 mph top speed. The company's CEO, Mike Flewitt, confirmed the accolade at the Geneva motor show on Friday and explicitly said the BP23 "hyper GT" will exceed the 243-mph...

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