Developed entirely in-house by Mercedes-AMG, the premium sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz, the Mercedes-AMG GT is a 2-door grand tourer available as a coupé and a roadster. Designed to turn heads, the vehicle was officially unveiled at the 2014 Paris Motor Show, and its alluring bodywork reflects the standards of excellence that
Mazda has sold 1.1 million Miatas since the handsome roadster first appeared on the market in 1989. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, no other roadster comes close to those sales figures. The current model is the fourth generation and has been around since 2015, however, Mazda has
The 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI and Golf R are Forbes Wheels Sports Car of the Year. Volkswagen The term “sports car” is fluid. Purists insist that it defines a vehicle specifically designed for performance and competition above all else. Casual enthusiasts may find the term appropriate for any touring car
Returning for a second generation, the all-new Toyota GR86 2022 remains true to its soul of an affordable rear-wheel-drive sports car and is better than the older model it replaces. People have spoken, and Toyota has responded with a GR86 with more power, a vastly redesigned interior and improved styling.
The rise of electric vehicles (EVs) will change many of our preconceptions around cars. Beyond the obvious topics of emissions and charging, the wider acceptance of electric vehicles will fundamentally change the way we think about performance cars. Why? Take a look at these specs. A compact model with 165
The Aura electric roadster prototype created by a consortium of British companies features emission-free sports car technology, with two 44 kWh batteries. The aerodynamic concept includes a circular instrument cluster on the steering wheel that stays upright, as well as a vertical infotainment screen powered by Android OS. The roadster
Japanese automaker Mitsubishi has a habit of bringing top quality cars to our roads. That’s not all, however, and Mitsubishi needs speed. It has a wonderful collection of sports cars in its back catalog, dating back to the 1970s and the iconic Lancer 1600 GSR. Modern classics include the Lancer
Hyundai Vision FK Concept Presents Possible Future Production Sports Car Hyundai has unveiled a new vision for the future of performance cars, the hydrogen-powered Vision FK. It is a 500 kW sports sedan powered by a combination of a hydrogen fuel cell and rear-wheel drive electric motor – sourced from
► Revealed in Munich► First front-wheel drive MEB car► Previews 2025 ID.2 Volkswagen has just unveiled the ID. Life, a concept-like addition to its ID range which previews a compact city car due in 2025. will be called ID.2 – will cost just 20,000 euros. Volkswagen electric cars: what you
Nissan’s latest crack at Formula Zed gets the world talking, but mainly because it flies in the face of the electrification surge. Perhaps a non-electrified, manual last hurray for the brand’s sports catalog, the Zed once again battles a long list of rivals, including the obvious like the Toyota Supra,
Hyundai is already a leader in hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs), but it will look to create a significant lead over Toyota, BMW and the company when it unveils an alternative fuel sports car concept at the beginning of next month. Scheduled to be digitally unveiled at 5:00 p.m.
Hyundai is preparing to announce major hydrogen projects. While many are skeptical of its viability as a form of fuel, the Hyundai Group seems optimistic enough about the element that it positions it as the hydrogen wave. What intrigues us the most, however, is that the video teasers for the
Powertrain details The 2023 Nissan Z will be equipped with a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 developing a beautiful power of 400 horsepower and a torque of 350 lb-ft. The Z car is rear-wheel drive only, with either a nine-speed automatic or a six-speed manual (hallelujah!). The 2022 Toyota Supra, on the
Many fascinating cars have come out of the Japanese Domestic Market (JDM) over the years. Japanese automakers have captured the hearts of car enthusiasts by building cars that feature beautiful designs while remaining very practical, reliable and durable. These are qualities that are attractive to car owners around the world
Lexus unveiled the LC 500 prototype at the Detroit Auto Show in 2012. However, the Lexus team developed this relaxed car over the next four years and began production in January 2016. The LC 500 has was the first model to use the Lexus model. all-new premium rear-wheel-drive luxury platform.
INSPIRED by the all-electric hypercar Evija, the mid-engined sports car Lotus Emira perfectly embodies the ongoing transformation of the British marque. Its striking design offers exotic supercar styling and up to 298 kW of power at launch. Scheduled to hit the road in the second quarter of next year, with
The complete redesign of the 2019 BMW 3 Series looks promising. New engine technologies and suspension designs increase overall performance. The 2019 3 Series faces stiff competition from Tesla, Mercedes-Benz and Genesis. The BMW 3 Series began life in the United States in 1976 to succeed the 2002. As with
A new wave of Scion products could redefine a brand of boxy hatchbacks and a lone sports coupe. The launch of the iQ mini-car reflects what executives call âthe new urbanismâ of young buyers. And the arrival of the FR-S rear-wheel-drive performance coupe will increase Scion’s price tag, giving tC