McLaren created red-and-black version of P1

McLaren presented a special version of supercar P1. The car was created in the company MSO by request. The company did not disclose information about the customer.

Information about the fastest Mini is leaked

Company Mini mentioned the most powerful and rapid variation of its hatchback version about a year ago, at the show in Detroit.

Bentley replaced the Chief Designer

Chief Designer of Bentley and in general of the concern Volkswagen AG left the Belgian Luc Donkervol′ke, who was responsible for the look of all Bentley cars, starting from 2012 onwards.

Volkswagen Tiguan will be in three versions

As the announcement tells us, the next generation of the crossover, the 2015 VW Tiguan will be more than one model in itself. The regular Volkswagen Tiguan five door will carry on and that will be the least surprising version.

5 advices how to avoid the crashes in strong winter

Soon strong winter will knock our doors and the streets will be full of snow the snow, that is why ee decided to write down some useful advises how to avoid accidents in a snowy weather.

Aug 29, 2014

The Most Luxurious Motorhomes

The Most Luxurious Motorhomes
Monaco 44 SIG Premier
The most "affordable" luxury home on wheels from our list is a Monaco SIG Premier. Length of this bus is about thirteen and a half meters it has twin-turbo diesel engine, full-size refrigerator, fancy security of passengers and the driver, six beds, two plasma displays - in the bedroom and a relaxation area and interior decoration. The price of this luxury motorhome is about 225 000 dollars.
The Most Luxurious Motorhomes
Country Coach Prevost RV
The main difference between Country Coach Prevost RV from the previous motorhome is the price: $ 1 300 000. There are lot more details from leather, glass and steel, in addition, there is absolutely royal elements in the bus, like a mirrored ceiling in the bay for the rest. As for the rest, all the same: a bedroom with a large bed, living room, bathroom with shower and heaped comfortable kitchen.
The Most Luxurious Motorhomes
EleMMent Palazzo
And finally, our record, EleMMent Palazzo, was sold earlier this year to an unknown buyer in Dubai for three million dollars. Motorhome was built by Austrian company Marchi Mobile in a single copy. EleMMent Palazzo has two floors, an unusual driver's cabin with a round windshield, heated floors, several bars, a roof with panoramic windows, a fireplace on the first floor and a slide-out terrace with sun loungers and tables for parties outdoors. 500-horsepower engine allow the bus to go 150 kilometers per hour.

Renault Twingo is a cartoon hero now

Renault Twingo is a cartoon hero now
French animation studio Kuntzel + Deygas prepared ​​for Renault very unusual movie. This two-minute animated film is dedicated to minicar Twingo, there is nothing about merits, performance or price of this tiny hatchback. There is not even a plot - only a series of colorful images.
This highly artistic advertising clip will be posted not only on the Internet, but also it will be fully broadcasted on TV. This video looks very unusual and fun.

The owner of Bugatti Veyron may get imprisoned because of insurance trick

The owner of Bugatti Veyron may get imprisoned because of insurance trick
Resident of Texas Andy House can get twenty years imprisoned for insurance trick made for his hypercar Bugatti Veyron. House drowned his car in the river in November of 2009 and asked the insurance company to pay twice more than the price of this car. In August of 2014, he admitted that he had driven into the river with the aim of getting the insurance coverage.

Ford started a mass production of the new "Mustang"

Ford started a mass production of the new "Mustang"
On Thursday, August 28, Ford launched the series production of the new generation Mustang coupe. European quota for new "Mustang" was announced in 30 seconds from the beginning of getting new orders. The release of a sports car, which will be the first global model during last 50-year history, the company started in the city of Flat Rock, Michigan.

Aug 28, 2014

The brand Loryc will be revived

Loryc
German businessman Charlie Bosh decided to revive one of the most neglected car brands beginning of the XX century - the Spanish Loryc. Loryc manufactured their cars on the island of Mallorca between 1920 and 1925, a short time, but with a surprising success . Loryc’s origin is based on the three partners Rafael Lacy, the French engineer Albert Ouvrard and Antonio Ribas - from its initial origin the word LOR y Cia, or LORYC, who devoted themselves to create simple cars.
Just some examples of Loryc cars are exist nowadays. Fortunately, one of these examples fell into the Bosch’s hands and he surprisingly decided to revive the brand.

Will Button retire from F1 at the end of 2014 season ?

Will Button retire from F1 at the end of 2014 season ?
A British Formula One driver from England currently signed to McLaren Jenson Button does not reject the possibility of a career end after 2014 Formula 1. Button began carting at the age of eight and he is known for having a very smooth driving style.
Jenson Button said to the BBC "We have not talked about my retiring. If I have to retire at the end of the season, then it should be so, but I feel capable to continue my career and I can’t imagine my life without Motorsport and especially without Formula 1.

Racing 60 years old Ferrari was sold for 13 million euros

Racing 60 years old Ferrari was sold for 13 million euros
Racing 60 years old Ferrari was sold for 13 million euros at the auction, organized by Bonhams house done within the British Festival of Speed ​​Cars at Goodwood, a racing sports car Ferrari 375-Plus (1954) was sold 13.5 million euros. The car has become the most expensive example of this auction. Total revenue Bonhams was 22.6 million pounds (28 million euros).
The sports car is equipped with a twelve-cylinder engine capacity of 4.9 liters and output of 330 horsepower. It is a modernized version of the 4.5 engine that was used on the car Formula 1 Ferrari in 1950 and 1951 seasons.

Electric cars Insurance

Electric cars Insurance
Insuring an electric vehicle is a simple process but there are some things you have to know about it before doing the insurance. Before buying an electric car first of all You should know that the price for its insurance is higher than for petrol cars. This is because he insurance companies know petrol and diesel cars better, electric vehicles are very new and there are some issues that have caused insurers some troubles. First of all, the price of new electric cars is higher than for equivalent traditional cars and secondly, specialists, who could repair the electric car after an accident, are very limited in numbers. So before buying an electric car keep in mind that many insurers do not provide protection for electric cars.

American best auto insurance companies of 2014

American best auto insurance companies of 2014
Insure.com conducted surveys of 3,835 insurance customers in all states of USA in February and March 2014. Survey consists of very easy questions related to the levels of satisfaction with their insurers.
USAA, State Farm and Farmers earned the maximum scores from both auto and home insurance customers in Insure.com’s annual customer satisfaction study. USAA already a third year is the highest-rated auto and home insurer in the mentioned survey. The insurer provide the insurance service only to members of the military and their families.

Aug 25, 2014

Wayne Lawrence was quoted more than £1,000 for the two cars

Wayne Lawrence was quoted more than £1,000 for the two cars
Wayne Lawrence, from Norfolk bought a Mercedes in 2003 and insured it through Mercedes-Benz. When he added his Lotus to the policy he used the same provider. Mercedes-Benz points out the benefits include breakdown cover and access to specialist technicians. But Lawrence does not think the price difference was justified.
Since then, he found his premiums crept up every year: from around £300 initially, this year he was quoted more than £1,000 for the two cars. However, Lawrence bought cover for both from the AA for £332.

Ferrari 375 MM Coupé Scaglietti post-war cars winner at Pebble Beach 2014

Ferrari 375 MM Coupé Scaglietti post-war cars winner at Pebble Beach 2014
Monterey's car week was over with a post-war car winning the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance's Best of Show, that was the 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Coupé Scaglietti owned by Jon Shirley.
This Ferrari, chassis 0402AM, was specially-built for Italian film director Roberto Rossellini on the suggested 375 MM race car chassis. It is one the few Scaglietti-styled road cars that was renovated most recently by Dennison International Motorsports.

Supercar McLaren P1

 Supercar McLaren P1
Company McLaren on the exhibition at Pebble Beach demonstrated a prototype track modification of its new supercar. In addition to the index GTR hybrid supercar had a 1000-horsepower engine, revised aerodynamics and an impressive price.
McLaren again did everything in order to make its P1 GTR the world's best track in the series of supercars.
McLaren p1 GTR is different from others due to body aerodynamics. McLaren engineers pay attention even to such nuances as the placement of the back mirrors - on the track version of the supercar they moved to the front pillars. Among other things, P1 GTR is equipped with new 19-inch wheels with central nut.

Subaru improved its sedan WRX 300

Subaru improved its sedan WRX 300
Company Subaru has officially showed a special version of the WRX sedan last generation - S4. It is equipped with two-liter turbo engine the same as a regular WRX, but with increased from 268 hp (350 Nm) to 300 horsepower (400 Nm). Engine Subaru WRX S4 is combined only with the CVT Sport Lineartronic eight "virtual" gears. Japanese automaker did not provide the audience with the dynamic characteristics of the new item.

Ferrari F80-amazing supercar concept

Ferrari F80-amazing supercar concept
Independent designer Adriano Rael showed an outline for Ferrari LaFerrari. Supercar F80 is described as "Street car of Formula 1". A source of inspiration for the designer served a draft of NGAD - software for development of a new fighter jets generation.
Adriano Rael said that such a vehicle can be driven by a twin-turbo V8 engine with a capacity of 900 hp (662 kW) car weigh is about 800 kg. Acceleration for 0-100 km / h should not take more than 2 seconds and a top speed should be 500 km / h. Double cabin of F80 is unique as the seats are arranged asymmetrically.
Unbelievable but true: Ferrari already has the first buyer for unready supercar. Nick Mason – the drummer of the legendary band Pink Floyd, wants to be the first buyer of this amazing supercar. By the way, his collection is so unique that Hollywood always uses Nick’s cars for shootings.

Belgian Grand Prix: new triumph of Daniel Riccardo

Belgian Grand Prix: new triumph of Daniel Riccardo
Belgian Grand Prix in Formula 1 championship was won by an Australian rider Daniel Riccardo, who could to get more scores than the leader of the season Nico Rosberg, who won the pole position the day before. However, the first place on the starting grid of the race did not help the pilot of "Mercedes" to get first to the finish line.
For Ricardo this was the second victory in a row and third of the season as a whole. Now, the five leaders of the championship in 2014 are : Rosberg - 220 points, Hamilton - 191, Riccardo - 156, Fernando Alonso - 119, Bottas - 110 In the team competition the top three are: "Mercedes" - 411, "Red Bull Renault "- 254," Ferrari "- 158.
Until the end of the season remaining seven stages. Nearest is the Italian Grand Prix at Monza on 7th of September . The season will be over on 23rd of November in Abu Dhabi (UAE).

Aug 22, 2014

For your big family 2014 Honda Odyssey is the best solution

For your big family 2014 Honda Odyssey is the best solution
If You have a big family the Honda Odyssey is the best model which fit big family concept. The car has a built-in vacuum cleaner, huge trunk and super fog lights.
Many structural improvements have been made, which Honda think will help the Odyssey achieve top marks in safety tests. The Odyssey Touring Elite also will get standard nanny systems like forward collision warning and lane-departure warning. Interior trims have been updated, and a multitude of standard and optional features are available for dad to geek out on, containing HD radio, keyless entry and start and a text-message reading function.

Cadillac is developing a new cabriolet

Cadillac is developing a new cabriolet
American company Cadillac is developing a new cabriolet concept. It was told by the engineer Dave Leone on the Tender of Elegance at Pebble Beach. There is no information about any technical details of this new item yet. Dave Leone also open some details of the new Cadillac. According to him, LTS sedan will be one of the lightest cars in its class. This can be achieved through the use of aluminum and high-strength steel and magnesium. Chief Engineer confirmed that V8 engine will be installed on this car.
Concept Elmiraj, on the basis of which the new model was built, was introduced last year, at the auto show in Frankfurt. The dimensions of the concept are: 5200 mm long, 1930 mm wide and 1397 mm in height. The car is equipped with a 4.5-liter V8 twin-turbo power with 507 horsepower.

Land Rover showed the new interior of Discovery Sport

Land Rover showed the new interior of Discovery Sport
Now the company has announced that the first vehicle to wear some of the concept's styling is going to be the new Discovery Sport. The Sport is the newest member of a whole new family of Disco models that LR has in the works. Land Rover says that the Discovery Sport will go on sale as a premium compact SUV in 2015. Brand new Discover Sport united all the best qualities of its premiers in order to make its launch a special event: its revolutionary design, innovative technology, flexibility and incredible off-road capability make this car unique.
Info about the characteristics of this car is very limited, but it is expected that Land Rover Discovery Sport will be sat as a premium compact SUV class in 2015. It is developed on the extended platform five-door Range Rover Evoque, and the engine range will offer a number of economical petrol and diesel engines with four cylinders.

Aug 19, 2014

Cadillac is preparing for construction of the opponent for Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class and the Audi A3

Cadillac is preparing for construction of the opponent for Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class and the Audi A3
For the first time a new base sedan Cadillac will be shown on one of the motor shows in 2016, the sales of the model will start a year later. Range of engines of Cadillac ATS will make only 4-cylinder power units, no more than 2.0 liters. Consumers will be able to choose between a manual transmission and automatic one. The ATS is based upon General Motors Alpha platform and is offered in either rear- or all-wheel drive configurations. For 2015 model year, the refreshed Cadillac ATS will gain most of its styling from its Coupe version, the two-bar grille, Cadillac new redesign emblem, seen on the ATS coupe first, and will eventually be placed on every Cadillac lineup. Exterior tweaks for the 2015 Cadillac ATS front fascia has been lowered, and more exterior paint choices have been made.

New 2015 F-150 is the most patented truck in the Ford history

New 2015 F-150 is the most patented truck in the Ford history
2015 Ford F-150 has more new Ford technology patent applications than any truck in Ford history. Ford is teaching the world how to build a next-generation truck, and the more than 100 patents filed by the F-150 team for technologies on the 2015 truck further proves these Ford engineers and designers lead the automotive industry in innovation.
Ford engineers filed more than 100 new patents for technologies on this truck as they have worked to redefine the light-duty pickup for the next generation. Patents and patent applications abound for state-of-the-art technologies covering new features and breakthroughs that will benefit customers of the all-new 2015 F-150. The scope of these innovations includes every part of the truck – body, exterior, interior, chassis, design, electrical and engine – as well as its manufacturing processes.

Ford is testing first right-hand-drive Mustang

Ford is testing first right-hand-drive Mustang
Ford is planning to market right-hand-drive Mustangs in 25 markets including the UK, Australia and South Africa. The redesigned 2015 Mustang was developed to sell more widely in global markets for the first time. Until now, the Mustang has been a left-hand-drive vehicle only, designed and manufactured primarily to sell in its home North American market. Ford says about 4,000 Mustangs were sold in 35 countries outside North America last year including the United Arab Emirates, Chile and the Philippines.
For the 50th anniversary of its launch, Ford redesigned the Mustang with features that would make it more appealing to customers around the world. Among those are an independent rear suspension and a 2.3-liter, four-cylinder EcoBoost engine.

A new world speed record set by a blind British racing driver Mike Newman

A new world speed record set by a blind British racing driver Mike Newman
Racing driver from Britain Mike Newman set a new world speed record for speeding Nissan GT-R to 328 km / h. It is important to take into consideration that Newman is blind from birth. Being in the car, he was talking on the radio with his father, who explained to his son how the car is moving, and where it is at that moment.
The record was set on the runway of the aerodrome of York in North Yorkshire. In total Newman made ​​two runs, which resulted in the maximum speed 328 km / h. Previously, he worked as a clerk in the British merchant bank. Radical change in his live made ​​him desire to awaken people with disabilities who are interested in the motorsport.
His first record 232.8 km / h Mike established in 2008 at the wheel of Jaguar XKR. Three years later he was able to drive BMW M5 with the speed of 286.4 km / h, and then on the Porsche 911 GT2 he has reached the milestone of 299.3 km / h. Newman is not going to stop and will soon begin preparations for a new record.

Bugatti showed its shine at Pebble Beach

Bugatti showed its shine at Pebble Beach
The company has decided to celebrate an execution of this unique version of hypercar Grand Sport Vitesse 1 of 1 as a special event at the Tender Elegance at Pebble Beach. Bugatti did not disclose the customer's name, but they mentioned the initials PL, the first thing the viewer sees is the initials PL on the hand-polished grille. The color scheme of a unique Veyron repeats classic Bugatti Type 44. Especially for this presentation of one such was retro cars was delivered from the Automobile Museum. You can see both cars on the top photo.
The cabin is unique for its black leather covers and partly decorated with golden ornament. This is fantasy, but that's not all: Bugatti is ready to decorate the client machine not only with gold and platinum, but also with crystal and even Chinese porcelain.

Aug 15, 2014

Ferrari 250 GTO may become the most expensive car in the history

Ferrari 250 GTO may become  the most expensive car in the history
Last year, the Bonhams auction has already set another record: Mercedes-Benz W196 Juan Manuel was sold for nearly $ 30 million. Now Concours d'Elegance is waiting for another shock - last year's figures can be overridden by more than twice price! This very expensive car is Ferrari 250 GTO.
The main value of this already rare GT is the history. Chassis №3851GT was 19th in a row of Ferrari GTO and the 17th of 250 GTO. In 1962, the car has gained legendary French driver Jo Schlesser, who with this car participated in the Tour de France, breaking the 5,500 miles and finishing the race on second place. Then the car was bought by Fabrizio Violati in 1965.
Opinions on the final cost of the 250 GTO are very diverse. Bonhams auction house’s experts are inclined to a modest price such as from $ 30 to $ 40 million, while specialists from Hagerty mentioned the sensational price such as from $ 60 to 75 million.

Toyota improves its chic concept FT-1

Toyota improves its chic concept FT-1
Toyota again attracts attention to the concept FT-1. On passing the California show of all the coolest cars in the world, on the festival Pebble Beach, the Japanese show a new version in the noble graphite color. After the sensational premiere in Detroit fiery red Toyota FT-1, all talks were about whether Toyota will decide create the concept of elegant new Toyota Supra on the base of Toyota FT-1 or not.
It would seem that all noise with this car damped, but Toyota has not yet finished with the FT-1. Toyota again surprisingly, showed two recent version of the concept FT-1, which reveal new facets of steep project. Toyota FT-1 Vision Gran Turismo looks more interestingly in simple graphite color. And the replacement of a red-black interior of the first version of the concept on a tan leather interior with metal elements transformed a sports car into quite expensive and unique supercar.

Aug 14, 2014

Rolls-Royce will release "pandamobil". A special version of Ghost will debut in China

Rolls-Royce will release "pandamobil". A special version of Ghost will debut in China
Press Service of the Rolls-Royce published the first two picture-teaser of special version of Ghost, which will be shown at the motor show in the Chinese city of Chengdu on 29th of August. The photos do not show the whole vehicle, but they show the two interesting details of fittings: inlay in the form of bamboo stalks and leaves on the wings and embroidered on the headrests colored panda head.

Alfa Romeo will launch super sedan production

Alfa Romeo will launch super sedan production
In the short term, Alfa Romeo may return to the segment of the "Hot" sedans with a new project called Giulia GTA, which will rival with BMW M3. According to Auto Express, referring to their own informants, the project has already been approved and could make his debut in the form of the concept in 2015. It is expected that super sedan will receive a 3.0-liter V6 twin turbo engine from the Maserati Ghibli, whose power will be in the range of 480 to 520 liters. s. Box with two clutch plates and limited slip differential will be included in the basic package. Price trends will exceed 60 million euros.

Aug 13, 2014

Football player Ever Banega lost in the fire his sports car Ferrari 360 Modena

Football player Ever Banega lost in the fire his sports car Ferrari 360 Modena
Twenty-four years old football player of Valencia club Ever Banega this year has had a l series of failures associated with cars. The latest incident is linked to his great supercar Ferrari 360 Modena, which recently was bought by a young player.
When Banega drove up to training camp Valencia, frisky red Ferrari while driving suddenly bucked and for no apparent reason flared like a match. Shocked player managed to escape from the cabin blazing supercar unharmed, meanwhile compassionate witnesses already caused several fire brigades. From new 360 Modena stayed only a pile of charred plastic and metal.
The representative of Valencia CF, announced the journalists about the incident some minutes later, they said that the burnt Ferrari was bought a few days ago and that the cause of the fire was most likely a short circuit in the electronic components of the vehicle.

German authorities want to ban video recorders

German authorities want to ban video recorders
The driver using DVR while driving violates the law. German Administrative Court of Ansbach came to such conclusion after reviewing the case against the driver, who fixed by his recorder the violations of other drivers, according to Spiegel. As it was decided by the court, the use of video recorders, recording what is happening on the road, under certain conditions is invalid. Such conditions include, for example, the desire of the owner to upload the video on the Internet, including - social networks, or to send the recorded data to the third party - such as police. As it is stated in the judgment, the secret filming of third parties, including the driver while driving is a "flagrant violation of individual rights, and the right to informational self-determination of persons represented in the video".

Futuristic hybrid concept Ray from Kia

Futuristic hybrid concept Ray from Kia
The company Kia, by recently introducing hybrid concept Ray at the Chicago Auto Show, showed its interest towards the market of environmentally friendly vehicles. Elegantly shaped body of Ray, which emphasizes the high rear end and no doubt has good aerodynamic properties, generally it is seen that in comparison with other hybrid cars such as the Toyota Prius and Honda Insight, the car is more stylish and has its own unique character. Ray Concept will be equipped with made ​​of aluminum alloy 1.4-liter gasoline engine producing 153 hp, paired with a continuously variable transmission, to which, in turn, will be docked at the 78 kW electric motor fed by lithium-ion batteries.
According to Kia, the car can cover the distance of 80 km using only the electric motor, and the fuel consumption in a joint operation will be less than 2 liters per 100 kilometers.

The fastest in the world Range Rover Sport was presented

The fastest in the world Range Rover Sport was presented
British automaker Land Rover officially shared images and information about the most powerful car in the brand's history - Range Rover Sport SVR. The first public show of the new item will be held on August 14, 2014 at the contest automotive elegance in the American city of Pebble Beach. Range Rover Sport SVR has 5.0-liter V8 engine, capable to develope 558 horsepower and 680 N ∙ m peak torque. The engine is paired with an 8-speed ZF automatic transmission and all-wheel drive (which is interesting - with reduction gear), so that the car is able to dial 97 km / h in 4.5 seconds and develop 260.7 km / h maximum speed. Range Rover Sport SVR has become the fastest car of the Nürburgring in its class, conquering the North Loop in 8 minutes 14 seconds. The first shipment of the new Range Rover Sport SVR to the customers will begin in the first quarter of 2015. In the United States the cost of the car starts from 110,475 dollars, not counting the 925 dollar fee for the delivery of the machine.