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Best Cars of 2014 by AllCarIndex - VOTE!
Author: Arunas R
Dear readers,It is time to vote for the best and most interesting cars we saw presented througout previous year - 2014. There are five categories to choose from:- BEST NEW HYPERCAR OF 2014- BEST NEW SUPERCAR OF 2014- BEST NEW SPORTSCAR OF 2014- BEST NEW CLASSIC SPORTSCAR OF 2014- BEST CONCEPT CAR / PROTOTYPE OF 2014Make your own votes here: Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world's leading questionnaire tool. .  Read more »
LEXUS LF-LC GT ”Vision Gran Turismo” revealed
Author: Arunas R
Lexus and Gran Turismo has issued the following press release:LEXUS LF-LC GT ”Vision Gran Turismo” RevealedOn 30 January, Lexus announced the LEXUS LF-LC GT “Vision Gran Turismo”. This car is planned for distribution in a free update for the PlayStation®3 exclusive title Gran Turismo 6 due to be released in spring 2015.In the memorable race season of 2014, Lexus entered the new RC F GT500 in the Super GT GT500 Class and fought for the series title up until the very last race. And as a new race activity for the following year of 2015, Lexus plans to enter the RC F GT3 into the GT3 category, a category that serves as a gentlemen’s race whilst simultaneously being the ultimate manufacturer’s championship series.On the backdrop of the racing activity by Lexus, the LEXUS LF-LC GT “Vision Gran Turismo” was developed to answer fans who “want to race world competitions in their dream car”.  Read more »
ALPINE  Vision Gran Turismo Concept unveiled! [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
Renault/Alpine has issued the following press release:The Alpine Vision Gran Turismo - COMING TO A SCREEN NEAR YOU SOON!The Alpine Vision Gran Turismo, fruit of the collective imagination of the designers and engineers entrusted with developing the 21st Century Alpine, is due to appear soon in the celebrated Gran Turismo® 6 game in millions of homes worldwide!The Alpine Vision Gran Turismo will enable players to get behind the virtual wheel of this exclusive creation that embodies the brand’s unique DNA.Dreams can become reality as Alpine present a breath-taking full-scale model of the car at the Festival Automobile International in Paris on January 27, 2015.The Alpine of the 21st Century is creeping gradually closer. The wait may seem interminable to the more impatient fans, but at least there is plenty going on to help them to bide time!In motor racing, for example, the Alpine A450 prototype collected European endurance racing titles in 2013 and 2014, as well as a podium finish in the LM P2 class in last June’s Le Mans 24 Hours.Now, as the brand’s 60th anniversary festivities get under way, the Alpine Vision Gran Turismo heralds a new chapter in the make’s revival.  Read more »
GENEVA 2015 - McLaren teases 675LT [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
McLaren has issued the following press release:A SECOND GENEVA DEBUT AND A NEW NAME: THE McLAREN 675LT- LT model designation – standing for ‘Longtail’ – to join exisitng C and S range hierarchy- LT to be the lightest, the quickest, and the purest version in the range- Introduced by the 675LT which joins 650S and Asia-only 625C in the newly named McLaren Super Series- Global premiere at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2015 alongside the production-intent McLaren P1™ GTR- Modern day interpretation of the McLaren F1 GTR ‘Longtail’– the evolution of a true world-beaterMcLaren will look to its heritage when it revives the legendary ‘Longtail’ name given to one of the purest GT sportscars of all time, the McLaren F1 GTR ‘Longtail’, for the launch of the new McLaren 675LT at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. This road legal supercar will embody the ‘Longtail’ ethos with a focus on performance optimised aerodynamics, increased downforce, driver engagement, power and reduced weight.The 675LT will join the core range of McLaren supercars alongside the existing 650S and Asia-only 625C to form the newly named McLaren Super Series which sits above the recently announced Sports Series in the range hierarchy.  In line with the convention begun with the 650S, the number 675 denotes the power produced by the 675LT’s engine in PS – the output equating to a devilish 666bhp.  This figure makes the 675LT the most powerful offering in the Super Series.  Read more »
World premiere of E-Car 333 at Brussels Motor Show
Author: Arunas R
A new zero-emission vehicle concept has just been introduced at the Brussels Motor Show. Named E-Car 333, it is a pre-production three-wheeled electric car designed and built in Belgium.This small vehicle is the initiative of Mr. Xavier Van der Stappen who has developed it with his partners. The car will be powered by a 15 or 25 kW engine with regenerative braking allowing a driving distance from 150 to 300 km.  Read more »
[FEATURED] 1974 Gresko GT
24/01/2015 [FEATURED] 1974 Gresko GT (0) 
Author: Arunas R
A very obscure and almost completely unknown car – the Gresko GT - came as a surprise debut at the Montreal Motor Show in 1974. A thirty-two years old designer and builder of the car was a bloke named Eddy Gresko. He was a citizen of Montreal and his intention was to produce a Canadian competitor of the Italian De Tomaso Pantera sportscar. Gresko GT, however, debuted in an unfinished form. Mr Gresko planned to show the car at New York Motor Show at first, but did not manage to complete it on time.  Read more »
[FEATURED] - Anteros Roadster [UPDATED]
Author: Arunas R
Anteros Coachworks of San Leandro, California unveiled the prototype of the XTM Roadster at SEMA show in 2005. Soon enough, the company got to be known as Anteros Marketing. According to their original introduction below, they indeed indeed intended both Targa (named XTS Targa) and Coupe (named XTR Hardtop) versions.In 2002, John & Joann Rothman, along with their son, David Rothman, wanted to create a sports car of uncompromising beauty, power, and elegance. They began implementing their idea of automotive beauty drawing inspiration and style from the classic 60’s era with the intent of incorporating the technology of today.  Read more »
McLaren Special Operations launches 650S Le Mans
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McLaren has issued the following press release:McLAREN SPECIAL OPERATIONS ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF THE McLAREN 650S LE MANS CELEBRATING 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF FAMOUS WIN- Limited edition model launched to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the McLaren F1 GTR victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans- Design and styling inspired by the race-winning chassis #01R McLaren F1 GTR including iconic roof-mounted ‘snorkel’ air intake- Only 50 models, all coupés, to be made available globally- Collaboration with Peter Stevens, famed designer of the McLaren F1Every one of the 106 models of the McLaren F1 built has a story to tell, with those wearing a ‘GTR’ badge boasting a lineage back to one of the most famous results in the history of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.  As the chequered flag fell at the end of the 1995 race, five McLaren F1 GTRs crossed the line to finish 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 13th.  In honour of this achievement, five special editions of the McLaren F1, badged the McLaren F1 LM, were commissioned – one for each of the cars that finished.  20 years on, McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has released the first details of a special edition 650S, built to celebrate the anniversary of this result.  Only 50 McLaren 650S Le Mans will be available globally, with a design inspired by the race-winning #59 McLaren F1 GTR.  Read more »
AllCarIndex celebrates 10.000 marques! WIN PRIZES!
Author: Arunas R
www.AllCarIndex.com would like to celebrate a great achievement of 10.000 marques listed on our database-website with all our fans and enthusiasts!! The best we can do is to give away a very nice prize for the lucky one of you!PRIZE: 2013 Icona Shanghai Vulcano Concept USB infokit.Conditions:1) You have to be a follower of our facebook page. Click "Like" on www.  Read more »
Production-ready McLaren P1 GTR will debut at Geneva
Author: Arunas R
McLaren has issued the following press release:THE McLAREN P1™ GTR TO DEBUT AT GENEVA- Production-intent model to premiere at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show- In excess of 700 PS per tonne power-to-weight ratio achieved through motorsport-derived weight-saving and powertrain optimisation- Testing continues at global circuits in Europe and the Middle East- High definition video shows the latest stages in the McLaren P1™GTR development programme at: http://youtu.be/4pDwmMruOtAThe development programme for the most powerful and most exclusive McLaren model to-date has been stepped up over the winter months, with the limited edition McLaren P1™ GTR being put through its paces across Europe and the Middle East. Ahead of the start of production later this year, and the launch of the bespoke Driver Programme, the track-only model will make its global debut in production form at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show in March.As testing continues, the McLaren P1™ GTR looks set to be one of the fastest to ever wear the famous McLaren ‘speed mark’. Through significant weight-saving measures and track-optimisation of the petrol-electric powertrain, McLaren P1™ GTR will boast a power-to-weight ratio increase in excess of 10 percent over the road-going model, to more than 700 PS per tonne.  Read more »
MONTREAL 2015 - Magnum MK5 comes to the show
Author: Arunas R
Magnum has issued the gfollowing press release:Magnum MK5 on display at the Montreal International Auto ShowThe Canadian lightweight supercar has been invited as the featured car for its first public appearance in CanadaMONTREAL, JANUARY 14 2015 – The Magnum MK5 will be showcased at this year's Montreal International Auto Show, January 16-25, 2015. Invited as this year’s feature innovation by the auto show organizers, the MK5 will be on display on Level 5 of the Palais des Congrès in downtown Montreal throughout the event. This marks the Magnum MK5’s first appearance in Canada.As one of the most highly regarded auto shows in North America, the Montreal International Auto Show is the perfect setting for the MK5 to show off its cutting-edge design and second-to-none build quality. The event's attendees will have the opportunity to appreciate the MK5's aggressive yet purposeful design which blends sleekness with forward thinking.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015 - Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
Chevrolet has issued the following press release:Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept Signals Brand’s EV StrategyAffordable, long-range concept builds on brand’s electrification leadershipDETROIT – Chevrolet today made a significant statement on its commitment to electrification with the introduction of the Bolt EV concept – a vision for an affordable, long-range all-electric vehicle designed to offer more than 200 miles of range starting around $30,000.“The Bolt EV concept is a game-changing electric vehicle designed for attainability, not exclusivity,” said General Motors CEO Mary Barra. “Chevrolet believes electrification is a pillar of future transportation and needs to be affordable for a wider segment of customers.”Leveraging the electrification prowess established by Volt and Spark EV, the Bolt EV concept is designed to offer long-range performance in all 50 states and many global markets.Drivers will be able to select operating modes designed around preferred driving styles such as daily commuting and spirited weekend cruising, for uncompromising electric driving.  Read more »
Vision Gran Turismo models. What's coming next?
Author: Arunas R
Gran Turismo 6 is certainly a video game like no other before it. To celebrate its 15th anniversary – creators have asked most of major automobile manufacturers and their design teams to free their fantasies and to design an ultimate road-race car! Most of them have already been released not only in digital format, but also in 1:1 form!  We’ve already seen such amazing design studies like Aston Martin P-100 Vision Gran Turismo, BMW Vision Gran Turismo, Chevrolet Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo, recently unveiled Infiniti Concept Vision Gran Turismo and Mazda LM55 Vision Gran Turismo as well as Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo Concept, Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV Evolution Vision Gran Turismo , Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo, Subaru Viziv GT Vision Gran Turismo, Toyota FT-1 Vision GT Concept and Volkswagen GTI Roadster Concept. Quite a bunch of them, isn‘t it? One may ask if that is all that Gran Turismo team and global automotive companies have prepared for gamers and enthusiats. The answer is definitely no. There are still another bunch of Gran Turismo visions yet to be unveiled in the digital world and, perpahs, in the real life, as well.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015 - Buick Avenir Concept [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
Buick has issued the following press release:Buick Explores Future with Avenir ConceptNew design proportion, device integration, rejuvenating interior push brand forwardDETROIT – Buick introduced the Avenir concept today in advance of the North American International Auto Show – a flagship sedan exploring progressive design with new levels of passenger well-being and technology integration.The Avenir – French for future – is distinguished by its premium sports proportions and all-new interpretations of traditional Buick cues. It is the creation of a global team of Buick designers and sculptors who were inspired by historic Buick concepts, which pushed traditional boundaries, shaped future Buick models and influenced the entire auto industry.“Avenir embodies Buick design, which centers on effortless beauty and presence without pretense,” said Ed Welburn, vice president of General Motors Global Design. “It demonstrates the growing international reach of Buick and offers an exciting vision of where it can go.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015- Stunning Ford GT revealed [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
Ford has issued the following press release:FORD REDEFINES INNOVATION IN AERODYNAMICS, ECOBOOST AND LIGHT-WEIGHTING WITH ALL-NEW FORD GT CARBON FIBER SUPERCAR- All-new Ford GT supercar sets new standards for Ford innovation through performance with advances in light-weighting, aerodynamics and ultra-efficient EcoBoost® engine- Ford GT features the most powerful EcoBoost production engine ever – a new twin-turbocharged Ford EcoBoost V6 producing more than 600 horsepower- Ultra-high-performance supercar is Ford’s most extreme offering, infused with race-proven technology engineered to keep company with exotics when it goes into production in 2016Ford today unveiled the all-new GT, an ultra-high-performance supercar that serves as a technology showcase for top EcoBoost® performance, aerodynamics and lightweight carbon fiber construction.The GT is one of more than 12 new Ford Performance vehicles coming by 2020. It joins Focus RS, F-150 Raptor, Shelby GT350 and Shelby GT350R in the growing Ford Performance lineup.Beginning production late next year, the GT hits the road in select global markets to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Ford GT race cars placing 1-2-3 at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans.“As we at Ford drive innovation into every part of our business, it’s worth remembering that our first innovation as a company was not in a laboratory, but on the racetrack,” said Mark Fields, Ford president and chief executive officer, referring to Henry Ford’s win of a 1901 car race that inspired financial backers to invest in his company.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015 - World premiere of the Honda NSX [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
Honda/Acura has issued the following press release:Rebirth of an Icon: Next Generation Acura NSX UnveiledAcura takes the wraps off its highly anticipated next-generation NSX supercar, designed to deliver a groundbreaking "New Sports eXperience"Jan 12, 2015 - DETROITTwenty-five years after the debut of the original, paradigm-shifting NSX supercar, Acura revealed the production version of its highly anticipated successor—the next-generation Acura NSX, developed and produced in the U.S.—to the world's auto media at the 2015 North American International Auto Show today. The production model, in a scintillating NSX Red finish, took the stage with a growl from its twin-turbocharged engine.The next generation NSX showcases the production styling, design and specifications of Acura's mid-engine sports hybrid supercar, and Acura announced key details of the all-new vehicle's design and performance. The company will begin accepting custom orders for the new NSX starting in the summer, with customer deliveries expected later in the year.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015- Alfa Romeo 4C Spider
Author: Arunas R
Alfa Romeo has issued the following press release:World premiere: All-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider- All-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider delivers Race-inspired Performance, Advanced Technologies, Seductive Italian Style, and now an Even More Exhilarating Driving Experience With Open-air Freedom- Production version of the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, revealed at the 2015 North American International Auto Show- All-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider's open-air performance cockpit and mid-engine proportions draw from more than 100 years of groundbreaking and functional Italian design- Unique carbon fiber windshield frame and available carbon fiber "halo" highlight 4C Spider's ultralight carbon fiber monocoque and aluminum chassis structures, which enable an incredible power-to-weight ratio and supercar-level performance- Innovative and unique technological solutions: all-aluminum 1750 cc direct-injection, intercooled, advanced turbocharged engine with dual variable-valve timing paired to the blistering fast Alfa TCT (twin-clutch transmission) and Alfa DNA selector with four adjustable drive modes- All-new available Akrapovič dual-mode exhaust system features dual, center-mounted tips with carbon fiber surround and signature Alfa resonant sound (late availability)- Handcrafted in Modena, Italy, Alfa Romeo 4C Spider combines two excellences - the performance engineering of Alfa Romeo and the craftsmanship of Maserati manufacturing- All-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider will be available in Europe this summerAdding to the Alfa Romeo brand's legendary racing history and the exciting experience of open-air motoring, the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider debuts with panoramic views complemented with a signature Alfa exhaust note, plus the essential sportiness of the award-winning 4C Coupe: handcrafted in Modena, Italy; groundbreaking and seductive Italian style; state-of-the-art Formula 1 inspired carbon fiber monocoque chassis that enables an incredible power-to-weight ratio; advanced technologies, including the all-aluminum 1750 cc turbocharged engine with direct-injection, intercoolers, and variable-valve timing that enable supercar-level performance. "4C" and the Legacy of Alfa RomeoThe Alfa Romeo 4C Spider name recalls the brand's great sporting tradition: the acronyms 8C and 6C in the 1930s and 1940s distinguished racing and road cars fitted with powerful eight- and six-cylinder engines. Like the award-winning 4C Coupe, the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider model's designation is a return to "the great Alfa Romeos" and continues this tradition with the innovative all-aluminum 1750 cc turbocharged direct injection, intercooler four-cylinder engine, delivering an impressive 136 horsepower per liter.With seating for two, panoramic views and the soundtrack of an Italian performance-tuned engine and exhaust, Spiders are among the most exhilarating experiences in motoring - and represent the very core of Alfa Romeo's DNA and heritage.The 4C Spider draws from a bloodline that includes some of the most purpose-built performance models that illustrate lightness and efficiency with undeniable Alfa Romeo style: the aluminum-bodied 8C 2900 B Touring (1938); the 1900 C52 "Flying Saucer" (1952), which could exceed 140 mph (230 kph); and most notably the legendary 33 Stradale (1967) with its mid-engine and magnesium alloy and steel tube chassis "clothed" by groundbreaking styling, which is functional and distinctly Italian.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015 - Infiniti Q60 Concept unveiled [w/VIDEO]
Author: Arunas R
Infiniti has issued the following press release:Infiniti Q60 Concept: Power personifiedQ60 Concept is Infiniti's vision for a future sports coupeSharp edges and sporty cues on the two-door concept convey superior power and performanceInterior extends the Q60 Concept's sportiness while cocooned in a premium packageHong Kong/Detroit – Exuding unbridled power from its taut lines and potent road presence, the Infiniti Q60 Concept is the very epitome of high performance and sport dynamics. The two-door fastback is Infiniti's vision for a future sports coupe.Sitting at 4690 mm (184.6 inches) long, 1865 mm (73.4 inches) wide and 1370 mm (53.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015 - Jaguar teases the F-Pace!
Author: Arunas R
Jaguar has issued the following press release:JAGUAR F-PACE: AN ALL-NEW PEcRFORMANCE CROSSOVER TO JOIN LINE-UP IN 2016- Jaguar announces F-PACE – the production version of the breakthrough C-X17 concept car- A highly-efficient five-seat performance crossover underpinned by Jaguar’s innovative aluminium-intensive architecture and advanced suspension system- All-weather, all-surface confidence and safety to be delivered by instinctive all-wheel drive and Jaguar’s revolutionary All-Surface Progress Control technology- The Jaguar F-PACE will deliver an unrivalled blend of performance, style and practicality11 January 2015: Jaguar has today confirmed it will introduce an all-new model to the Jaguar line-up, to go on-sale in 2016, named the Jaguar F-PACE.Ian Callum, Director of Design, Jaguar, commented: “We received such an overwhelmingly positive response to the C-X17 concept car last year that we just had to make it a reality.“The Jaguar F-PACE, inspired by the F-TYPE, represents a perfectly judged balance of performance, style and practicality. It offers a unique combination of Jaguar sports car inspired exterior design, fused beautifully with a thoroughly practical and spacious luxury interior. The F-PACE is our family sports car.  Read more »
DETROIT 2015 - Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE Concept
Author: Arunas R
Volkswagen has issued the following press release:VOLKSWAGEN UNVEILS NEW FIVE-SEAT CROSS COUPÉ GTE MODEL AT DETROITVolkswagen has unveiled a new five-seater midsize SUV concept car at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.  Called the Cross Coupé GTE, it is a plug-in hybrid with all-wheel drive, and previews Volkswagen’s new US design language, combining German engineering with the American way of life.The new car’s debut at the show, which runs from 12-25 January, comes ahead of the start of production at the end of 2016 of a new seven-seater midsize SUV at Volkswagen of America’s Chattanooga factory in Tennessee.The Cross Coupé GTE is the third concept car presented by Volkswagen in the run-up to the introduction of the production version.  Together, all three concept cars – the CrossBlue presented in Detroit in January 2013, the CrossBlue Coupé most recently shown in Los Angeles in November 2013 and the Cross Coupé GTE that is now being presented at the NAIAS – represent just a part of the wide spectrum of SUV variants that can be realised through the modular transverse matrix (MQB), and were developed with the aim of offering an SUV in North America in the near future that is consistently tailored to the US market.  Read more »