There is a good reason for Ferrari being the most successful supercar manufacturers. Just check the elegant lines of the newest model, the Ferrari 296 GTB. The 3-litre-V6-engine is certainly using technical elements of the actual V6-F1-motor. It delivers 830 hp (of which 160 hp electrical) and can be driven 25 kms purely electric.
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New Ferrari 296 GTB: 819bhp PHEV brings back V6 power | Autocar
The Ferrari 296 GTB, a hybrid car, uses F1-technology and looks absolutely fantastic.
Incredible Back-Story! 1952 Ferrari 340 America
Very American this barn find page… but this time they report on a rare Italian example: a Ferrari 340 America 1952
Porsche has set a new ‘Ring lap record in a 911 GT2 RS
The new lap record for “production cars” on the Ring belongs to Porsche again, 6’43.3″ for the 20.8 km circuit.
Listen to Gordon Murray’s T.50 Supercar scream at 12,100 RPM
Cosworth’s V12 will go into the T.50. Here it is tested on the bench. Incredible sound.
Porsche 917/20 “Pink Pig” at 50 – One of our all-time favorites
Pink Pig is one of the most famous Porsche race cars. Its colour scheme was from the famous design team of Anatole Lapine.
2021 Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or“ – Trophies of the Golden Age” returns
Peter Auto organised the Grand Prix of the Golden Age in Dijon, a beautiful event unfortunately still in the absence of the British contingent.
Air-Cooled V-12: Franklin’s Luxurious Windmill
Franklin was a successful US manufacturer, selling over 7’000 cars per year, but then a new managing director had the idea of building 12 cylinders…
Bugatti Chiron Super Sport hits 273mph during high-speed runs
Not the quickest road car, but with 273 mph rather quick: Bugatti Chiron Super Sport.
Rush drummer Neil Peart’s car collection to be auctioned in Pebble Beach
Drummer Neil preferred cars in silver, they will be auctioned soon.
Goodwood heir Charlie March shares his favourite Sunday drive
Very good looking, very wealthy and Goodwood heir: Charlie March.
The 2,500bhp twin-turbo tank-engined Crown Vic lives!
The engine was started with success. Let us hope nobody has to drive the bloody thing, ever…
1970 Porsche 917K used in Steve McQueen’s “Le Mans” heading to auction
Another Porsche 917 is to be sold for several millions.