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Toyota Highlighting Tuned Cars at Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota Highlighting Tuned Cars at Tokyo Auto Salon

The GT86 is rapidly becoming the go to tuner car

Like Honda, Toyota has brought a collection of 10 tuned cars to the Tokyo Auto Salon. Most of them are based on the new GT86, which has become a popular tuner car platform already, but there are also cars based on the Japan-exclusive models like t...
16.01.2013 | 14059 views | 0 comments
Playing with Toys: The 300SL Through Miniature

Playing with Toys: The 300SL Through Miniature

300SL toys since 1953

The title for first ever supercar is a topic of some debate. Some people say it is the Lamborghini Miura, others say it is one of the 20s Bentleys and others contend that the title belongs to the 300SL. But among the contenders, none of them has h...
31.12.2012 | 7179 views | 0 comments
Swedish Winters Require the Snowareg

Swedish Winters Require the Snowareg

VW Sweden Builds Treaded, Diesel Touareg

It seems like the long, cold winter nights in Sweden often inspire automotive insanity. Case in point, the Snowareg. Volkswagen Sweden built the treaded Touareg in 2011 that is powered by a V8 TDI engine with 340hp and 800Nm (590lb-ft) of tor...
27.12.2012 | 9950 views | 0 comments
Last minute Christmas gifts

Last minute Christmas gifts

For the petrolhead

Every Christmas we struggle – or at least I know I do – to think what to buy family and friends. Being one-track-minded (pardon the pun) these gifts quite often end up being car related, but what should they be? The car manufac...
20.12.2012 | 26445 views | 0 comments
Car Ads Take 9 of 20 Slots in Most-Watched Youtube Ads of Year

Car Ads Take 9 of 20 Slots in Most-Watched Youtube Ads of Year

Volkswagen Group takes three spots on the list

Adweek magazine has collected its annual list of the most-watched ads of the year on Youtube. The list focuses only on advertisements to see what people are choosing to watch the most. This year eight of the videos are from automakers and one...
17.12.2012 | 5740 views | 0 comments
Bugatti Veyron Art Car Speeds into Miami Art Gallery

Bugatti Veyron Art Car Speeds into Miami Art Gallery

Bugatti has teamed up with artist Bernar Venet’s to create an art car based on the Bugatti Grand Sport that will be on display at Art Basel Miami Beach at the Rubell Family Collection Bugatti selected Venet to create the car an...
03.12.2012 | 16669 views | 0 comments
Nissan Juke Nismo One-Off for Dark Knight Rises Release

Nissan Juke Nismo One-Off for Dark Knight Rises Release

Features matte black paint and Batman logos

Would Batman ever drive a Nissan Juke Nismo? Nissan thinks so. It has created a one-off Juke Nismo for the release of The Dark Knight Rises on DVD and Blu-Ray, and it is giving it away to one, lucky winner in the UK.  The car is a standar...
30.11.2012 | 13522 views | 0 comments
Karl Lagerfeld Displays Rolls-Royce Photos at Goodwood

Karl Lagerfeld Displays Rolls-Royce Photos at Goodwood

Famed fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is displaying his collection of photographs of Rolls-Royces at the Home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood as part of the brand's Icons of Art series. The collection is titled "A Different View" and ...
30.11.2012 | 4569 views | 0 comments
Cult Cars: The Volkswagen Transporter

Cult Cars: The Volkswagen Transporter

The year 1950 marks the beginning of an unequalled career. Conceived in 1947 by Ben Pon and three years later on the market is the Volkswagen Transporter one of the longest living and, with more than 8 million sold units, one of the commercially m...
23.11.2012 | 21102 views | 0 comments
Cult Cars: Renault 4

Cult Cars: Renault 4

Produced from 1961 to 1992, the Renault 4, today generally referred to using the generic name 4L, is also known as the "blue jeans car" and the model we will always associate with the delivery van of the French mailman, the French police...
23.11.2012 | 24411 views | 0 comments
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