After teasing the Pagani Huayra in the four released videos, Pagani Automobili has officiali taken wraps of their brand new supercar. The car will make world debut the Geneva Motor Show this March. See the press release and official images below.Press release:Pagani HuayraAncient legends of the Aymara tell us of Huayra Tata, god of wind, who commands the breezes, winds, and blizzards that invade the mountains, cliffs and hills of the Andean highlands. It is told that Huayra Tata resides deep in the high peaks and valleys, abandoning them only to demonstrate his power to his wife, Pachamama, goddess of mother earth.
Vision becomes reality – Volkswagen’s “Formula XL1”:Volkswagen XL1 prototype consumes just 0.9 l/100 km!XL1’s world debut at the Qatar Motor Show (26 - 29 January)Two-seat XL1 brings vision of the 1-litre car close to production maturityWolfsburg /Doha, January 2011. Future mobility is one of the most Stimulating topics of our time. The key question here: Just how much could the energy consumption of cars be reduced if all the stops were pulled out for efficiency? There is now an answer to this question, and Volkswagen is delivering it in the form of the new XL1. Combined fuel consumption: 0.
Press release:Extra valuable: The limited 911 Black Edition special editionStuttgart. In spring 2011, the world of the 911 will become even more attractive. Porsche is offering an extremely attractive special edition based on the 345 hp (254 kW) Carrera with a 3.6 litre engine. The 911 Black Edition features a particularly comprehensive equipment package, available as a Coupé or Cabriolet – and only in black of course.
Gumpert is a German supercar manufacturer active since 2005 whose lineup currently consists of a single model - Apollo - which is available in several versions: basic, Sport, Race and Speed. The basic Apollo version is equipped with MTM-tuned 4.2-liter bi-turbo engine of Audi origin which develops 650 hp @ 6000 rpm and 850 Nm. The upgraded engine of the Apollo Sport develops 750 hp and 900 Nm while a non street-legal Apollo R is powered by Apollo Race engine developing impressive 840 hp and 950 Nm at maximum. The Apollo Speed develops an optional 650 / 700 / 800 HP and a torque of 850 / 875 / 900 Nm.
Pagani Automobili has jus realeased the 4th of 5 teasers of the forthcoming, lomg-awaited Pagani C9/Huayra supercar. Stau tuned for more details!video: Pagani Automobili.
Press release:The new Ferrari is about to arriveThe FF unveiled on www.ferrari.comA revolutionary four-seater, four-wheel drive V12 Ferrari: exceptional performance and versatilityMaranello, 21st January 2011 – The official Prancing Horse web site, Ferrari.com, has revealed the first photographs of the new FF, the company's most powerful, versatile four-seater ever, as well as its first ever four-wheel drive car.The FF - an acronym for Ferrari Four (four seats and four-wheel drive) - ushers in an entirely new GT sports car concept.
Convenience - Infotainment - SafetyThe concept vehicle from BMW ConnectedDriveIn 2011 the automobile industry is celebrating the anniversary "125 years of the automobile" - reasons enough to not only look back, but also to look forward. Connectivity is one of the key fields of tomorrow's world. And of course, we at BMW are proud to be among the pioneers of connected driving: for example, with the first on-board internet access in 2008, the iPod in 2004, of the first ultrasound-based park distance control PDC in 1991.2011 is also the year in which we are setting course for the future. Initial insights are already available to you know in the Future Lab from BMW ConnectedDrive.
Press release:“The” Quebecer finally in Quebec – The first Canadian Supercar, the Plethore LC-750, presented at the 2011 Montreal Auto ShowMONTREAL, 10 January 2011. HTT Automobile is proud to announce that it will unveil the latest version of the Plethore LC-750, the first and only Canadian Supercar, at the 2011 Montreal Auto Show that will take place from January 14th to 23rd, 2011 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal. HTT is the first company in Quebec and Canadian history to have developed a Supercar type vehicle. The HTT team will naturally be available at the Auto Show on January 13th to present the Pléthore to the media on that special day reserved for that express purpose.The first drawings of the Pléthore were drafted almost 10 years ago but it is only in the last 2 years that HTT concentrated on finalising the numerous steps required to develop and manufacture a vehicle in the Supercar category.
Mazda MINAGI Concept to Showcase Mazda's All-new SKYACTIV Technologies and KODO Design at the Geneva Motor ShowHIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation will showcase the world premiere of its new MINAGI compact crossover SUV concept car during the press days of the 2011 Geneva motor show, which is being held from March 1-13, 2011. The Mazda MINAGI concept fully embraces Mazda's new SKYACTIV technologies and its new design theme, KODO – Soul of Motion. The exciting MINAGI concept is the forerunner to the launch of Mazda's upcoming next-generation products and symbolizes the evolution of the Mazda brand as it begins a new era.The Mazda MINAGI is a compact crossover SUV concept that combines Mazda's SKYACTIV technologies – which represent the harmony between driving pleasure and outstanding environmental and safety performance – with emotional KODO design that communicates pent-up energy bursting with vitality as the vehicle nimbly navigates a sprawling urban cityscape. Fully introducing SKYACTIV technologies throughout, MINAGI is equipped with a SKYACTIV engine and SKYACTIV transmission fitted to a SKYACTIV-Body and chassis that merge comprehensive weight reduction with the assurance of ample safety features.
Turkish composite material specialist has unveiled it first complete design - a rally car named Control-1 at the Autosport International Racing Car Show.Press release:Avitas A.S. Attends 2011 Autosport International The Racing Cars ShowAvitas will be taking part in the Autosport International Racing Car Show on 13-16 January 2011 with its genuinely designed and manufactured Rally Car CONTROL-1. Originating from the idea of an optimum cost and easy to maintain rally car, Avitas has been working on this unique project for two years. The 2011 Autosport International show will be the first International outing of Avitas’ ambitious engineering, design and manufacturing project that is now ready to go to market.