Posts by Chris Bruce

Audi E-Tron Ad Takes Jab At Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Does it make sense to reference a future rival that is already proven in the market?   Especially as a company that doesn’t yet offer a competitive product? Audi has ads for the E-Tron Sportback concept on display in Berlin, and the poster features a cheeky message playing on Elon…

23 hours ago by Chris Bruce 29

Lamborghini Confirms Plug-In Hybrid Urus

Plug-in hybrid power will be part of the range. Lamborgini CEO Stefano Domenicali now confirms that the 4.0-liter biturbo V8 in the company’s much-anticipated Urus crossover produces 650 horsepower (485 kilowatts). In addition, the plug-in hybrid model of the high-performance crossover will arrive around the second quarter of 2019, which…

2 weeks ago by Chris Bruce 1

Mercedes-AMG Project One – What We Know

The Mercedes-AMG Project One debuts at the Frankfurt Motor Show as the brand’s ultimate hypercar. Mercedes-Benz didn’t bother to compete in the hypercar wars when the Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 918 Spyder, and McLaren P1 hit the scene. By waiting to see the best that the competition offered, the German brand…

4 weeks ago by Chris Bruce 5

Get Behind The Wheel As McLaren P1 LM Sets Goodwood Record

Converting a track-only hypercar to road-legal specifications makes for a seriously capable machine on this tight course. At last year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, Kenny Bräck drove a McLaren P1 GTR LM up the site’s famous 1.16-mile (1.86-kilometer) hillclimb in a record-breaking 47.07 seconds – the quickest time ever for…

1 month ago by Chris Bruce 9

Porsche 910 Gets New Life As Electric Supercar

 PORSCHE 910 REBORN AS MODERN EV SUPERCAR, 0-62 IN 2.5 SEC Don’t worry, these are replicas of the 910. This Austrian company isn’t slicing up rare Porsche race cars. After letting Arnold Schwarzenegger test drive its electric Mercedes-Benz G-Class in January, Kreisel Electric from Austria is now turning its attention…

2 months ago by Chris Bruce 2

BMW Launching Low Volume FCEV In 2021

Low-Volume BMW Hydrogen Model Coming by 2021 Multiple iterations of prototypes have been pointing to a production BMW fuel-cell vehicle for quite some time. As the Toyota Mirai and Honda Clarity point toward a future of hydrogen-fueled motoring, BMW is now pointing towards having it own fuel cell electric vehicle…

2 months ago by Chris Bruce 24

Tesla T1 Rendered Concept Is Wild, But Unrealistic

Tesla T1 Concept Imagines An Electric Le Mans Racer Using airfoils in the wheels and another at the rear of the vehicle let the concept harvest the airflow for charging the batteries. Tesla will win the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2030, according to designer Omar Alfarra Zendah. He,…

2 months ago by Chris Bruce 3

BMW i8 Spyder Spied In Sweden

BMW i8 Spyder spied with coupe in Sweden The roadster continues its development under heavy camouflage. We can’t wait to see the roof in action. BMW’s i8 Spyder offers drivers a chance to enjoy the fresh air with little guilt about what they are doing to the environment. The chilly…

3 months ago by Chris Bruce 5

BMW Promos 4 New Vision Next Concepts

BMW’S NEW ERA STARTS WITH 4 VISION CONCEPTS IN NEW PROMO Each of the company’s brands have their own vision for the future. Together, they imagine a high-tech century ahead for BMW. Over the course of 2016, BMW Group unveiled a quartet of concepts that looked forward to the brand’s…

3 months ago by Chris Bruce 7