Porsche just announced plans to develop a third generation version of its hot flywheel-propelled Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid.
Equipped with a 252bhp turbocharged, 2.0 liter TFSI power-plant capable of producing 258lb-ft of torque from between 2,500rpm and 4,500rpm and propelling the spry hatch from 0-60mph in fewer than 5.7 seconds. No slouch on top-end, the A1 Quattro also has a reported top speed of 152+mph. […]
Of all the covers and re-recordings of this famous Pixies song, it took Microsoft with their Kinect and the quirky cool Vitamin String Quartet to produce what could quite possibly be the most melodically haunting and uplifting version of “Where Is my Mind” the world will ever know. […]
This week we spotlight a young woman that many of our readers may or may not already be aware of; the popular retro chic pinup model Claire Sinclair (she also happens to be the 2011 playmate of the year). At only 20 years old and having already established a succesfull modeling career, anchored by becoming playmate of the year at only 19 years old, we are very interested to see just how bright future will be for this the lovely and charming model and TV personality. […]
Having had the good fortune to cover the TDI’s at ALMS tracks like Sebring and Road Atlanta, it’s safe to say that the R18 holds a special place in our pantheon of ultimate modern motorsports icons. […]
The new TT-RS finally realizes the full potential of the previously sedate if not pedantic U.S. Audi TT.
With the Audi RS5, Senner Tuning took all the usual steps: some exterior appointments, upgraded suspension and of course, more power. Starting with the engine modifications, the 4.2-liter direct-injected V8’s output was boosted to 506 hp (+56 ponies) and 353 lb-ft, by letting it “breathe” more efficiently through a new, valve-controlled stainless steel exhaust system. […]
Today we take a look back to 2005 and one of the 12 models we shot for our 2006 Down Shift Bikini Calendar; the lovely, smart, talented and very Russian Michaela Dostova.