Toyota's Tacoma TRD Pro is designed to be a serious off-roader while meeting all the requirements of an every day family vehicle. To see if they succeeded we ran this VooDoo blue Taco through the ringer at the biggest airshow in the world, EAA AirVenture. One week of arduous use over a 1400-acre airport gave us a pretty good look at the capabilities of this hard core Toyota. Click to read the full story...
Scarperia, 26 October 2019 - The new version of the 488 GT3, which will compete in the main international GT championships in 2020, has just been unveiled at the Ferrari Finali Mondiali at Mugello. The new Evo package is the result of Ferrari’s desire to further refine certain aspects of one of the most successful cars in the marque’s history. This has been achieved using innovative concepts derived from its track experience and feedback from the teams competing with the 488 GT3. Aerodynamics, vehicle dynamics, ergonomics, safety and reliability were the main focuses of development, all, of course, in [...]
Scarperia, 26 October. 2019 - The new 488 Challenge Evo has made its debut during the Ferrari Finali Mondiali underway at the Mugello Circuit. Three years after the presentation of the 488 Challenge during the Finali at Daytona, the Prancing Horse has developed a kit that increases the car’s overall performance and its consistency in race conditions, and also improves the handling for even better feedback and driving pleasure. The aim of the Evo package is to maximise the synergy between aerodynamics and vehicle dynamics - that is, the interaction between tyres, balance of downforce and electronic controls. Better [...]
Teaser of the first hypercar developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse Debut of the Super SUV for racing, Urus ST-X: the first race in Misano in 2020 Sant’Agata Bolognese/Jerez de la Frontera, 26 October 2019 – Lamborghini Squadra Corse looks ahead to the future with two world previews presented during the World Finals in Jerez de la Frontera. A teaser foreshadows the new 12-cylinder hypercar that will debut in 2020, while the Urus ST-X will take to a circuit for the first time, driven by nine-time Motocross Champion Tony Cairoli. Track only but no races for the super sports car [...]
Automobili Lamborghini, the first automaker in the world to conduct carbon fiber materials science research on the International Space Station
Sant’Agata Bolognese/Houston, 25/10/2019 – The joint research on advanced carbon fiber composite materials initiated two years ago between Automobili Lamborghini and the Houston Methodist Research Institute has now reached an important turning point. No earlier than November 2, a Northrop Grumman Antares rocket is scheduled to launch from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia to the International Space Station (ISS), carrying with it a series of sample composite materials produced by Automobili Lamborghini. The launch is part of a testing campaign sponsored by the ISS U.S. National Laboratory and overseen by the Houston Methodist Research Institute. Its aim is to [...]
Jaguar unveils its first virtual all-electric sports car Futuristic Jaguar sports car debuts in Gran Turismo Sport during the Gran Turismo World Tour event in Tokyo The Jaguar Vision Gran Turismo Coupé has been designed and developed from the ground up as a pure, all-electric, all-wheel drive race car for the globally-renowned game The car is the ultimate expression of Jaguar DNA combining the lineage of iconic C-type and D-type race cars with an exciting design vision for the future Inspired by Jaguar’s I-TYPE 4 and eTROPHY race cars, the virtual EV boasts three powerful, compact motors producing 1,020PS (750 [...]
Unmistakably a Golf – the most progressive of all time Eighth generation. At the end of 2019 the new development and design of the Golf will revolutionise the compact vehicle category with an innovative boost Exterior design. Perfect proportions and striking lines lend the new Golf a strong presence and dynamic Interior design. Digital user interfaces create a revolutionary design and make life on board easier LED lighting concept. The new Golf applies cutting-edge LED technology as standard to turn night into day Benchmark in the segment. Pushing boundaries in terms of design and interaction with drivers Thanks to [...]
DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 24, 2019 – We’ve busted the myth that electric vehicles have to be boring. And we’ve got our customers covered with North America’s largest electric vehicle public charging network. Now Ford is gearing up to unveil its all-electric, Mustang-inspired SUV across the globe on November 17, 2019. Watch as the electric era takes shape – and stay tuned for more information at our Electric Learning Zone. Mark it down. You won’t want to miss this.
New partnership between luxury automotive manufacturers will showcase the integration of beautiful design and exquisite engineering in strictly limited edition motorcycles Aston Martin wings soon to appear on a motorcycle for the first time The first motorcycle produced by this new partnership will be revealed at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan on 5 November 2019 24 October 2019, Gaydon, UK: The iconic Aston Martin wings will appear on a motorcycle for the first time when the initial product of an exciting new collaboration between Aston Martin Lagonda and Brough Superior is revealed at the EICMA motorcycle show in [...]
Lexus Presents its Vision of Future Electrification with the World Premiere of the LF-30 Electrified Concept
TOKYO (October 23, 2019) – In its continued efforts to deliver innovative and amazing experiences, Lexus unveiled its “Lexus Electrified” vision for an upcoming generation of electrified vehicles. Headlining this moment was the debut of the Lexus LF-30 Electrified Concept, which made its world premiere at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019. Since the brand’s creation in 1989, Lexus has endeavored to deliver to its customers innovative and amazing product and brand experiences that stimulate the five senses. Since the launch of the RX 400h in 2005, Lexus has led the world as a pioneer in electrification technologies such [...]