It's easy to see a super sports car on the road and imagine yourself speeding down the highway, guttural notes emitting from the engine, living life on the edge. But it takes quite a bit of driving skill to even merge onto the highway in one of those cars, one Ferrari driver learned the hard way. ...Read & Discuss »
Lamborghini celebrated its 50th anniversary in pretty remarkable style with the unveiling of its Veneno supercar at the Geneva Auto Show -- an utterly insane vehicle displaying scoops, wings, fins and an absurd amount of carbon fiber. ...Read & Discuss »
McLaren took the wraps off its upcoming P1 supercar nearly five months ago at the Paris Motor Show, but the automaker refused to release details about its interior, powerplant or performance – those juicy details would all have to wait. ...Read & Discuss »
The SRT Viper is not a super car. It's an outrageously awesome, top of the line, incredibly fast, super beast. Every accolade in the book still doesn't do this vehicle justice. ...Read & Discuss »
The McLaren P-1 may not be on your shopping list any time soon, but it does represent the car that many 1-percenters have been waiting for from McLaren, the renown maker of Formula-1 race cars and super-priced street racers coveted by wealthy driving enthusiasts. ...Read & Discuss »
A highway jaunt to Hiroshima for car buffs in Japan over the weekend quickly turned into a costly mash-up, according to the Associated Press: The damage adds up to more than $1 million. ...Read & Discuss »
Stepping into a Ferrari's sleek cockpit is enough to set anyone's pulse racing. But what if that was a bad thing? Italy's most illustrious motoring marque is working on an in-car system that monitors a driver's mental state behind the wheel, according to a British car magazine. Effectively, future ...Read & Discuss »
It seems like the Lexus LFA has been around forever. In reality, the first concept version was unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show in 2005, but that's a long time in the automotive world. Additional concepts followed in 2007 and 2008, and the on-off rumors of a production version haven't help. ...Read & Discuss »
In Pictures: 2010 Bugatti Gran Sport What's it like to drive a car so expensive, that even the wealthiest of individuals blink at price? How do people react? What do they say? Is it love at first sight, or does the blatant conspicuous consumption attract quiet ire or unvarnished anger? AOL Autos ...Read & Discuss »
I opened my inbox one morning to find this question from a publicist: "Would you have time to drive the Bugatti Veyron?" Would I have time? Really? Would you believe, uh, yes? And that's how I found myself at Westlake Village with a black and cream Veryon waiting in the shade of the porte ...Read & Discuss »
Across the United States, auto dealerships are busily replenishing spent or heavily discounted lot stock. Shiny new models are arriving or in transit to rejuvenate sales. Although the volumes are much smaller, ultra-luxury and supercar dealers are doing the same, swapping out the old hotness for the ...
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On the evening of May 24, a select group of Los Angeles car connoisseurs and big spenders got a sneak peek at the fastest, most expensive production car on the market -- the 2006 Bugatti Veyron 16.4. How fast? At its top speed of 250 mph, the Veyron could whisk you from Manhattan to Miami in just ...Read & Discuss »
Supercars -- once exclusively the stuff of high-speed racing circuits and billionaires -- are going mainstream. From Ford to Ferrari, major auto makers are introducing ultra-high-end vehicles that rewrite the rules on cost, speed and sexy design.And for good reason. Analysts expect the worldwide ...
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