Gumball rally is the dream event of the elite class, who love to brag about their cars. The high end cars, even though seen repeatedly on various events, do put on a great show for the enthusiasts. The Gumball rally gives the chance to many to enter with their favorite vehicles and compete with people from around the globe. But, be informed that the competition may get a little tough as we have seen Lamborghini Aventador and Mercedes Benz SLS last time on the side of Team Galag from Saudi Arabia. The news for you guys is that Team Galag is working on their very own street-legal Tumbler, which will blow your mid for sure.
At the European event Wörthersee, Seat launched their best looking hatchback ever known as Seat Leon Cup Racer. The front-wheel drive Seat Leon is made aggressive and sophisticated at the same time, by giving it the power and looks it demands. Leon Racer is painted metallic matte grey with pints of orange accents spreading through the body. The customer teams would be getting a double treat, thrilling 330 hp of power and fantastic looks in a single package. The body elements are improved and optimized to the best fit for the track, two phase roof spoiler, with sides dipped in orange along with perfectly lowered and smooth body create a winning combination. The 18 inch tires along with stripped wheel arches are visually pleasing and reliable as well.
India is going to produce a sports car of their own known as the Avanti. As we know that all the countries are trying to produce automotives of their own to be able to cope up with the ever growing need of vehicles in their country. The world is changing now, it is not like the same when a handful of automakers controlled the market. DC Designs of India have taken the same road to produce their Avanti Coupe- a mid-engine sports coupe. Launched at the last years Delhi Auto Expo, Avanti has managed to gather the attention of many Asian auto enthusiasts specially the Indians, who are praising the car too much.
The love of exotic cars isn’t something new and we have seen that Hollywood is good in channelizing this craze to draw fans’ attention. We all love the Fast and Furious movies; we love to see the glimpses of our favorite cars in movies we watch. But the excitement is out of bound when something like a true Supercar movie emerges, like Need for speed. We gave you the news about NFS movie last year and we were excited to see our favorite game turned into a Hollywood movie by DreamWorks Studios. The movie is set to release in March 2014 and ahead of the release we have some leaks, which you might be interested in.
Porsche 911 turbo is one of the most awaited cars of 2013 and it is launched this week, the ultimate 911 is the title it deserves according to us. The launch of the 2014 Porsche 911 turbo was important this year because it is the 50th anniversary 911 for Porsche, and also it is going to be revealed on the upcoming Frankfurt Auto show where the first 911 was debuted. Not to forget it is the 40th anniversary of the 911 turbo itself, and this time we were expecting something which is really exhilarating. We must say that Porsche sure gave a better performance to the 911 turbo, but not only the bar of performance is set higher the efficiency is also improved, making it a complete package.
If we have to list best vehicles produced by volkswagen, we can’t miss their hot selling SUV known as Scirocco. Volkswagen know the worth of their bestselling car, and in the honor of the Million sales of scirocco they are going to make a special edition car, which will be a special treat for their fans in China and Germany. The Scirocco Million edition will be a true dark knight, as a matter of fact if Bruce Wayne ever needs a SUV, he should totally get a Scirocco Million edition. As the car has been painted in Deep Black Metallic color and has silver body stripes, with Galvanic Grey mirrors and an R-Line body kit. The special edition also comes with smoked taillights, tinted rear windows and 18-inch alloy wheels.
As we know that 2013 rolled up with an unlimited number of possibilities according to the Automakers at the start of the year. And here we are with a fact that might come as a little bit of a shock to the Porsche fans, or some might find it amazing as well. But the big news here is that the financial and sales figures for the first quarter of 2013 are out and Porsche sold more Cayennes than all other models combined. You know what that means right? Add the sales of your favorite Porsches like 911, cayman and panamera and it won’t exceed the total sales of cayennes altogether.
The next contender for world record SSC Tuatara is in its final stages, and is ready to hit the roads in near future. SSC make it sure that the new Tuatara will be the new ‘Fastest Car of the World’ after conducting a series of tests on the car. From a long time SSC is giving Bugatti chills, as the Tuatara has a major lead on Veyron when it comes to power, 1,700 horsepower to 1,183 horsepower. Recently, the engine of Tuatara a twin-turbocharged 7.0 liter V-8 engine was tested on a dyno, and the results produced were quite comforting for SSC.
Renault is known for their innovation, and some of you may remember Espace F1, debuted on the Paris Auto Show of 1994, the all carbon fiber body MPV concept. We have a little similar news to that one from Renault; they have again showcased a specimen of their creativity and furtherance in the form of Renault Twizy. Renault Twizy is an electric city car which isn’t exactly the type of car expected from F1 Race car engine makers. Twizy is a low powered but full of tweaks and treats city car, which has a power output starting as low as 4 kilowatts (5 horsepower) and maximum output ranging at about 13 kilowatts (17 horsepower).
Sometime ago a video of a nine years old kid driving a Ferrari went viral on youtube, and now the police has taken notice of the video and has charged the owner of the car. Mohammed Nisham the owner of a Ferrari f430 allowed his nine year old son to drive his car as a birthday gift on his birthday. He videotaped his son driving the car on a residential street and uploaded it on youtube. Police took notice of the video and soon charged Mohammed Nisham encouraging underage driving and for allowing an unlicensed child to drive a vehicle.