Ford Mustang Has New Performance Kits

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Ford has released four performance kits for the Mustang. They’re available on both the 5.0V8and 2.3 Ecoboost, but there’s no word on UK sales. Ford has also temporarily halted Mustang production due to supply outweighing demand in the US.

US Racing Prototype SCG 003 Will Run Road-Legal

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A road-going version of US supercar maker Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus’s SCG 003 racing prototype is set to make its public debut at the Geneva motor show next March. The SCG 003S – the brainchild of American businessman James Glickenhaus – features a carbonfibre monocoque and is powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.4-litre V8 that produces about … [Read more…]

The Racing Section at Paris Motorshow 2016

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It wasn’t just road cars taking to the stage at Paris Motor Show – several brands also pulled the wraps off the latest racing versions of their big-selling models, including Audi, Porsche, Toyota and Hyundai. Audi’s hot new RS3 saloon was joined by a touring-car version that’ll be eligible to compete in series around the … [Read more…]

What Huracán Do You Prefer?

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Lamborghini has been busy launching two new versions of its ‘entry-level’ supercar, the Huracán. The LP 640-2 coupé ditches four-wheel drive in favour of rear-drive, while the new LP 610-4 Spyder is 4WD but chops the roof. On paper they deliver similar performance, but they are very different. So which is the best Huracán for … [Read more…]

Renault ZOE Runs 250-mile With a Single Charge

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Renault also revealed its updated ZOE in Paris. The electric supermini sees its range almost double, with up to 250 miles from a single charge – much further than rivals. This improvement comes courtesy of a new Z.E. 40 battery. It offers nearly double the energy capacity of the current unit, from 22kWh to 41kWh. … [Read more…]

Flowcell EV Nearer To Reality

Research company Nanoflowcell, which revealed two electric car concepts powered by liquid-battery technology last year, is in talks with a “large manufacturer that is not German” about putting the Quantino concept into production. The German/Swiss company’s technology boss, Nunzio La Vecchia, said the car could be rebranded and the technology could be licensed for other … [Read more…]

The Trezor GT Haunt Started in Paris

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Renault has a habit of wowing its home crowd In Paris with stunning concepts, and the Trezor represents the latest chapter in the company’s design story under design boss Laurens van den Acker. His 2010 Dezir concept started Renault’s renaissance, and he earned it on with 2012’s Clio, moving through Captur, Kadjar and Mégane and … [Read more…]

BMW X2 Was Unveiled in Paris

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BMW showcased the new Concept X2 at Paris, confirming that the brand will expand its SUV range in 2018 with the addition of the sporty crossover. The car is destined lo slot into the line-up between the X1 crossover and larger X3 SUV. Head of design Karim Habib said the car “combines the fast-moving body … [Read more…]