Cult Cars Central
Sun, 11/25/2012 - 00:37 — admin
• 1973: BMW 3.0 CSL: the large coupe is a dominant force on the race track.
Tue, 11/13/2012 - 00:05 — admin
12/11/2012. Singapore. The ultimate open-air experience: Automobili Lamborghini presents the new Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 RoadsterAutomobili Lamborghini presents the new Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Roadster: the most exciting series production Lamborghini ever built and the new benchmark in the world of open-top luxury super sports cars. On the heels of the successful coupe introduced in Summer 2011, and with over 1,300 units already delivered to customers, the House of the Raging Bull is now offering the convertible version of the Aventador, a vehicle that perfectly balances the ultimate driving experience with the ultimate in sports car sophistication.
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 02:21 — admin
Sitting proudly at the pinnacle of the luxury British car maker’s sports car line-up, this breath-taking new super grand tourer represents the zenith of current Aston Martin design and engineering.
Vanquish points to an exciting and confident future for the historic brand. Vanquish is a new Aston Martin featuring the next generation of the renowned VH architecture as well as a significantly upgraded 6.0-litre V12 engine that is considerably more potent than before.
Wed, 10/17/2012 - 12:28 — admin
Sixty years ago the story that would immediately become a legend began. Six years following the end of the war – a time during which some of the Daimler-Benz plants still lay in ruin – the Head of Testing, Rudolf Uhlenhaut, was inspired to shed a positive light on the developments taking place at Mercedes-Benz through successes in motorsport. The means available were limited, and he made a virtue out of necessity by building the first SL from the components available and from a generous portion of pioneering spirit: a racing car which was sent to the international race tracks as early as 1952.
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 02:07 — admin
McLaren P1 aims to be the best driver’s car on both road and track. The large adjustable ‘active’ rear wing adjusts automatically to boost downforce and optimise aerodynamics. This Mid-engine design uses a carbonfibre monocoque and roof structure safety cage called MonoCage, and lightweight carbon ‘multi-purpose’ body panels.
McLaren Automotive will use its first ever international motor show appearance to preview its next generation ultimate supercar – the McLaren P1 – which takes much of its technological and spiritual inspiration from the company’s Racing division. The McLaren P1 has one simple goal: to be the best driver’s car in the world on road and track.
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 01:16 — admin
Stuttgart. Porsche is presenting the Panamera Sport Turismo concept car to show how amazingly intelligent and efficient drive technology might look in the design language of tomorrow. The Sport Turismo unites the next generation hybrid drive with new ideas for an evolutionary, sporty body concept; it combines Porsche performance with comprehensive everyday practicality.
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 00:47 — admin
Paris/Sant’Agata Bolognese, September 26, 2012 - At the 2012 Paris Motorshow Automobili Lamborghini is presenting the most successful super sports car of its entire history with a new design – even more aggressive, and more extreme: the new Gallardo LP 560-4 and the LP 570-4 Edizione Tecnica.
The new Gallardo LP 560-4 - equipped with permanent four wheel drive- has a new front end and a new rear, while top models in the Gallardo line-up,the LP 570-4 Superleggera and the LP 570-4 Spyder Performante, will be offered also as the further enhanced Edizione Tecnica.
The six models of the Gallardo family are now clearly differentiated and can be customised perfectly to suit every type of driver. The new Gallardo models will be available at Lamborghini dealerships from November 2012.
Sun, 09/30/2012 - 00:12 — admin
Singapore. Munich Automobiles Pte Ltd – the world’s first dedicated BMW M dealer – today announced the arrival of the new BMW M6 Coupé in Singapore.
“The new BMW M6 has been designed out of a passion for elite performance and an appreciation of exclusive style. Powered by a high-revving V8 engine with BMW M TwinPower Turbo technology, the BMW M6 Coupé generates 560hp and 680Nm of torque, with the ability to complete the century sprint in just 4.2 seconds,” said Mr Joel Chang, Executive Director of Munich Automobiles Pte Ltd.
Sat, 09/29/2012 - 19:05 — admin
Paris, 26 September 2012. At the 2002 Paris Motor Show, the unveiling of the Continental GT concept took the world by storm and opened an exciting new chapter in Bentley’s history. Now, ten years on, Bentley is repeating the same feat with a Continental-based GT3 race car currently being developed by a dedicated motorsport team at the company’s factory in Crewe.
Signalling Bentley’s return to the racetrack for the first time since its historic sixth Le Mans victory in 2003, Continental GT3 remains faithful to the company’s founding motorsport philosophy of developing racing cars from their road-going counterparts.
Sat, 09/22/2012 - 12:27 — admin
21 September 2012. Honda CEO Ito announces new Civic Type R and new Compact SUV model
• New Civic Type R for Europe in 2015