Cars : September 2011 Archive

Exceptional Lamborghini Super Trofeo Stradale

Lamborghini Gallardo LP-570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale

Lamborghini launched a new Gallardo model that is not just an eye-candy but a superb-performing machine as well! It’s not a concept car. The new Lamborghini Gallardo LP-570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale will be hitting the roads very soon! But take note that this will be a limited edition with only 150 units to be produced.

The Lamborghini Gallardo LP-570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale is based on the Blancpain Super Trofeo racing cars, which is the world’s fastest single make series. As such, the new Super Trofeo Stradale has the same V10 engine that generates 570HP at 8,000 rpm. Maximum torque produced by this is 480. Its engine is matched by an e-gear six-speed transmission shifted by means of steering wheel paddles. It’s good to keep in mind that the Super Trofeo Stradale is a full-time all-wheel drive.

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Sep 23, 2011 Lamborghini

Kia GT Concept Boasts Superb Rear-Wheel Performance

Kia GT Concept

Last week’s Frankfurt Auto Show paved the way for some of the best-looking production and concept cars from the different car brands in the world. One of them is the Kia GT Concept. Actually, some photos and specs of this new concept car got leaked a week before the Frankfurt Auto Show.

The Kia GT Concept car is a sedan designed for a superb rear-wheel drive performance. Just so you know, this is the car that was rumored to be named “Veredus” but now it looks like Kia is sticking to the GT tag.

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Sep 23, 2011 Kia


Unveiled: 2013 Ford Focus ST

Ford Focus ST

Ford launched its Focus ST vehicle at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Is this a special vehicle to watch out for? Definitely! First of all it comes in an eye-catching color which is kind of orangey. Those who do not want this color have other options like red, white, and blue. Also noticeable is the silver or black 18-inch wheels.

Giving power to the Focus ST is a 2.0-liter turbocharged EcoBoost four-cylinder engine with direct injection, variable intake and exhaust timing. This engine is capable of revving out 247HP and266 lb-ft torque. A six-speed manual transmission will be the only option available at the launch.

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Sep 19, 2011 Ford

Make way for the Luxurious Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition

Aston Martin DBS

Aston Martin is another proud carmaker at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. The British car manufacturer unveiled a special edition DBS Carbon Fiber Edition at the said show.

The special edition vehicle is full of luxurious goodness that anyone would ever want! The first thing that would be noticed about it is the carbon fiber make-up. You can see it on the dashboard, the door inserts, wing mirrors, rear light clusters, rear diffusers, and tips of the paddle shifters.

Photos of the Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition

Photos Aston Martin DBS Carbon Edition

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Saab: Still Fighting Bankruptcy

Saab

Automobile brand Saab might be no more very soon. However, Saab people are not giving up without a fight. On Monday the carmaker is going to submit a request for protection against bankruptcy in the Swedish court.

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Sep 9, 2011 Various

2012 Audi A6 is Pure Luxury, Safety and Performance!

 Audi A6 Model 2012

The new Audi A6 is the vehicle that will elicit a big “wow” from car enthusiasts! The 2012 Audi A6 has been completely redesigned inside and out to integrate the brand’s latest innovations and technology. Comfort, luxury, safety and performance are all packed in this vehicle. If you’re thinking midsize sedan, the 2012 Audi A6 is definitely worth checking out!

One of the most noticeable changes in the A6 is its longer wheel base. This means more space for all occupants especially those sitting at the rear. The trunk has also been made more spacious because of this.

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Sep 6, 2011 Audi