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Turkey enters the Supercar Race with Onuk Sazan

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published January 5th, 2010

It looks like supercar developers are popping out from every corner and the latest to try their hand, come from Turkey. Courtesy of the high-speed boat producing company Yonca ONUK, Turkey will see its first supercar Onuk Sazan burn the tar in the near future. Currently, a prototype of the car has been developed by…

Track only 2011 Ford Mustang BOSS 302R

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published January 5th, 2010

The 2011 Mustang GT has a new engine and the same beast will also power the track only Mustang BOSS 302R which is dedicated to honor the 40th anniversary of Parnelli Jones 1970 Trans-Am championship. The title was conquered 40 years ago in a Mustang BOSS 302 and that victory has inspired Ford to reveal…

Rossion Q1 American Supercar Shoots a Video in Italy

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published January 5th, 2010

The Ferrari is never short of challengers and no matter who poses a threat, the prancing horse comes out victorious. This time around the challenger hails from America and it is dubbed the Rossion Q1 Supercar. Talk about its roots, the Rossion Q1 is based on the British Supercar Noble M400 as Rossion Automotive acquired…

2011 Ford Mustang GT gets an engine upgrade

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published January 4th, 2010

Mustang fanatics predicted it and now Ford has officially confirmed that the 2011 Mustang GT will come with a new 5.0 liter V8 engine. The previous model featured a 4.6L V8 that was doing nothing less than 315hp and 325lb-ft of torque, while the upgraded engine will take the pony count to 412hp at 390lb-ft…

“Getting Away From the Cops” Maneuvers

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

Although we’re filing this under “don’t do this at home” here’s a guy trying to lose the cops in a highway car chase. Little horsepower but definitely great skills, don’t you think? Looks like something depicted from a Grand Theft Auto game …

Schumacher to race for Mercedes Until 2012

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

If earlier reports indicated that Michael Schumacher will be with riding under the Mercedes F1 team flag for only one year, we just caught wind that the German racer actually intends to be with the team until 2012. After 91 grand prix wins and a 16 year long career, Schumacher returns to the circuit being…

Mercedes Benz CLS Shooting Brake Arriving in 2011!

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

The Audi A7 Sportback and the BMW 5 Series GT are just one reason why hatchbacks have sprung into popularity, again, and believe it or not Mercedes don’t have their own, yet. We’re saying yet as rumors have surfaced that the Germans are ready to roll one by introducing the new Mercedes Benz CLS ShootingBrake…

Updated Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 heading to Geneva

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

The ultimate Gallardo successor is still a mystery and many predict that it will not happen before 2012 which means rumors about an updated Lambo Gallardo LP570-4 model get your adrenaline to higher levels. Supposedly headed for the 2010 Geneva Motor Show, the nomenclature signifies the addition of 10hp which will take the overall count…

Be Careful When Driving on Snow

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

Not sure how much snow you had this Christmas but if it’s something like in the video below, you may want to make sure you have winter tires on your car otherwise this could happen to you, too.

Audi A8 Based PPI Razor Showcased in Dubai

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

German car fans at the Dubai Motor Show were in for a special treat as PPI Automotive Design revealed their much hyped, A8 based, PPI Razor GTR at the event. The difference between the Razor introduced in Dubai and the previous variants was the scorcher adoring the Visible Carbon Fiber Widebody package with a high…

Ferrari 599 GTB Hybrid Version Coming to Geneva

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

The Ferrari camp is always special at all major auto shows across the globe and the one they’ll show in Geneva next year, will be no different as we’re talking about a hybrid version of the 599 GTB. Although the Italians haven’t officially confirmed any of these, word is (and we’d like to believe it)…

Third Generation Renault SM5 Sedan Surfaces

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 29th, 2009

Renault is ready for the New Year with the 2010 version of the SM5 Sedan which happens to be the third generation model. The sales for the model in South Korea will begin in late January but Renault Samsung wants people to anticipate the release and hence the first official pictures of the third generation…

2010 Mercedes E-Class Sedan Styling Kit by ATT

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 22nd, 2009

The 2010 Mercedes E-Class W212 Sedan has just got better looks thanks to a new styling kit by German tuners Autotechnik + Tuning (ATT) that promises to bring the “pleasant original deluxe-sportster” looks that would take your eyes away with its aerodynamic changes. Speaking of changes it brings new spoilers at the front and back,…

Aston Martin DBS Carbon Black Special Edition Revealed

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 22nd, 2009

In March 2010, Aston Martin is set to release two new models for their Aston Martin DBS — the new Carbon Black and the V12 Vantage Carbon Black Special Edition. They’re hand painted in a special Carbon Black metallic, feature an Obsidian Black leather and silver stitching interior, carbon fiber and Kevlar seats for a…

Ford Focus RS Gets Mcchip Treatment for 401HP

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 22nd, 2009

So you got your hands on a Focus RS but feel like your little beast is capable of more, how about getting some help from the crazy German tuners from Mcchip who have recently taken the RS to the highest levels? The stock version already churns in a good 224kW (305hp) and 440Nm of torque,…

Lamborghini Ankonian Concept Supercar

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 22nd, 2009

Designer Slavche Tanevsky is the guy guilty for coming up with this amazing & aggressive concept car. Dubbed Lamborghini Ankonian, the vehicle is meant as an upgrade to the famous Lamborghini Reventon and continues with the stealth fighter jet inspiration (already becoming a habit for the Italian manufacturer) for coming out with a pimped version…

Breaking: Audi A1 exposed

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 18th, 2009

Earlier this week Justin Timberlake was signed as an Audi brand ambassador and it looks like his first job is to promote the new Audi A1. Audi also released a sketch of what the A1 will look like earlier this week, no doubt hoping to build some hype on the net before the new re badged…

Lexus ISF vs BMW M3 on Video

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 17th, 2009

Folks from motorbeam has got their hands on a Lexus ISF and a BMW M3 for a proper dogfight, as they call it. Care to make your bets on who won? Check out who’s fastest in the video below!

Audi A5 Sportback gets the ABT treatment

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 16th, 2009

With less and less new models announced this time of the year, it’s the tuning houses around the globe that have kept the auto freaks entertained. Adding to the excitement is the Abt treatment for the latest Audi A5 Sportback. Dubbed the AS5 kit for the A5 Sportback, the tuning includes a new front grille,…

Mercedes AMG V8 making way for a twin turbo variant

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 16th, 2009

Mercedes four wheeles that house the naturally aspirated 6.3L V8 unit will have a different variant under the hood, come 2010. The 6.3-liter AMG V8 will make way for a twin-turbo 5.5-liter V8 engine and the new engine models will start selling in the last quarter of 2010. The official unraveling of the engine will…

Middle East Customers get a Bugatti Treat

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 16th, 2009

Bugatti could have chosen no better place than the Dubai Motor Show to celebrate its 100 years of existence, and as a favor to hosting the event, the Middle East natives got lucky with three specific models not to be sold elsewhere. While a couple of products will be one-off models, the Bugatti Nocturne model…

FAB Tunes the Porsche Panamera

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 16th, 2009

Swiss tuning house FAB is a name normally associated with Mercedes but changing the convention. this time around, the crazy tuners have decided to work on the Porsche Panamera. On the outside, the FAB edition Panamera gets a new front end with larger air inlets, a circumferential front spoiler, new side skirting, a reworked rear…

Breaking: Schumacher is confirmed for Mercedes-Benz

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 14th, 2009

German newspapers are reporting the Schumacher has apparently agreed to a deal worth only 3.5 million Euros to drive for Mercedes-Benz next year. The amount doesn’t sound right to me, but hey, we’ll definitely know in the next few weeks how much he signed for. The good news for Formula one is that its most winningest driver…

Breaking: BMW Z4 sDrive 35is launched – worst carname ever.

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 14th, 2009

You have to say that when you have to pronounce 14 syllables to indicate what car you’re talking about that the name needs a bit of trimming. BMW thinks that the new Z4 needs just that to describe how awesome its car is. So then this is the BMW Z4 sDrive 35is. Count them people…

Bentley Continental Supersports

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 12th, 2009

Continental Supersports Originally uploaded by Keno Zache Bentley Continental Supersports: Engine Size: 6L, W12, Twin Turbo Performance: 0-100km/h 3.7 seconds Max Speed: 330km/h Power: 463 kW Torque: 800 Nm Weight: 2240 Kg Price: R2Mill

Spy Pictures: Alfa Romeo Kamal production ready?

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 11th, 2009

Is it just me or does this look like a vehicle that is very close to production ready? Three spy pictures that were taken by Alfa Romeo employees. I’m sure they’re going to be in a lot of trouble – thanks guys. It shows that Alfa Romeo Kamal – a SUV from the Italian marque…

Breaking: Tata Nano for Europe

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

Size doesn’t matter, its what you do with it that counts. It seems Tata has taken it literally and tried to do the most it can with their smallest new member. The problem is that while the little fella has had to go through so many changes to make “Europe friendly” it has had to…

Mercedes C Class to get LED daytime driving lamps.

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

As is the case with the S Class and the GL, the C from Mercedes will also receive the LED driving lamps treatment. According to some scans from an upcoming brochure, the changes will be minimal. Just a few changes to the fog lamps and I assume the LED’s will only be offered with vehicles with the…

Do you care? Golf 6 to get LED taillights

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

I suppose its a sad day when the addition of LED’s to golfs become newsworthy, but news on the automotive front have been a bit dull this week. Anyway, for those who care the new Golf R is going to have LED taillights like the ones pictured above offered as standard and the GTI and…

Supercars War: Dubai vs Monaco

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

Have you ever wondered who’d win if Dubai (the UAE) would fight with Monaco for who owns the most exotic, exclusive or expensive supercars in the world? Apparently someone did and came up with this amazing compilation “Supercars : Dubai vs Monaco”. Jaw dropping, isn’t it?

Kia K9 Luxury Sedan Teaser Sketch

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

There’s no news anymore that Kia would like to have their share in the luxury sports sedan segment. Supposedly dubbed Kia K9, the company’s luxury sedan has made an appearance last week at a design conference near Seoul where Kia’s chief designer Peter Schreyer (the guy behind the original Audi TT) bragged with it. Comparable…

Dacia Duster SUV Officially Unveiled

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

Good news just came our way from Eastern Europe where the folks from Dacia (part of the Renault group, as you already know) have finally taken the wraps off of their latest model, the new Dacia Duster SUV. Sold as both a 4×2 and 4×4, and billed as one of the most affordable and frugal…

2010 Honda CR-Z Hybrid Coupe Pictured in Leaked Brochure, Specs Leak

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 10th, 2009

Although announced back in 2007 at the Tokyo Motor Show, Honda’s CR-Z hybrid coupe has failed to hit the production lines till now. But things may change as today we laid our eyes on a leaked Japanese brochure that details the 2010 Honda CR-Z model regarding its engine specs and dealer options such as an…

Breaking: Audi e-tron more expensive than R8!

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 9th, 2009

If you had to choose between Audi’s R8 sports car or pay more to buy the electric e-tron which would you choose? Sure, it would depend on a couple of things, but the one that really concerns me is the range. Will the be able to make an electric car with the R8’s performance levels that can literally…

Glad this didn’t happen to me: Pagani Zonda F wrecked

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 8th, 2009

This post is bad news once again. A $1.1Million Pagani Zonda F has crashed in the streets of Hong Kong. The pictures tell the tale of one of the last ever Pagani Zondas to roll off the production line before the new one comes sometime next year. Lots of damage, and it’s going to be…

Rolls-Royce Ghost ‘Numero Uno’ by Deutsche Manufaktur

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 7th, 2009

Rich enough to own one of those amazing Rolls-Royce Ghost? Well, listen up, as the German tuners from Deutsche Manufaktur have put their “Numero Uno” version of the car, on sale on JamesList.com for €450,000. Meant for “customers who want something a little more exclusive from an automobile that spells passion even in its original…

2010 Nissan Qashqai Facelift Announced

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 7th, 2009

The new Nissan Qashqai is expected to get a facelift next year in spring 2009, or at least that’s what Nissan UK has announced. Other than bringing a revised exterior that includes a new front bumper, a revised front grille, an all-new bonnet, and upgraded headlights, the 2010 Nissan Qashqai is also getting two new…

Green Car of The Year 2010 – Audi A3 TDI

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 7th, 2009

The financial crisis has changed people’s habits regarding cars that are more fuel efficient, so knowing what’s the green car of the year 2010 has a bigger impact than ever — but enough with the intro as I’m sure you already know that Audi A3 TDI has secured that title. Announced by the Green Car…

Porsche Boxster Spyder California on Video

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 4th, 2009

The 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder California has juts been unveiled in Los Angeles a few days ago and we already got our hands on a video that has caused some serious drooling for us. How about you take a look what this little monster can do. Definitely a charmer, isn’t it?

Volkswagen Up! Lite Concept – Most Fuel-Efficient Car in the World?

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 4th, 2009

Straight from the halls of the Los Angeles Motor Show, German car maker Volkswagen has announced that their new Up! Lite concept vehicle is actually the world’s most fuel-efficient car. Running on a mix between 2-cylinder 0.8-litre TDI engine that outputs 51hp and a electric motor working drawing its energy from a lithium-ion battery, putting…

2011 Toyota Sienna Debuts in Los Angeles

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 4th, 2009

Participants at this year’s Los Angeles Motor Show, the folks from Toyota have taken time to introduce their all-new, third-generation Sienna minivan model. Coming with an improved interior, which although has seats for 8 people exudes lavishness from every little corner, the 2011 Toyota Sienna also appeals with its worked out exterior. Performance wise the…

Mitsubishi RVR Compact Crossover Photos Revealed

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 4th, 2009

For those out of the know, early this year Mitsubishi made have announced that they’re working on a small lightweight crossover utility vehicle that will sit just below the Outlander and would. Things have cleared now and right on schedule, the Japanese car maker came out with a bunch of photos picturing their new Mitsubishi…

The most electric day ever: Porsche to offer hybrid Panamera

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 3rd, 2009

It’s official – Porsche will offer the Panamera with a hybrid drivetrain. The company confirmed the at the LA Autoshow. The vehicle will most likely go on on sale in 2011 and will probably not be offered in 4wd guise. Lots of rumours are floating around regarding which system will be used, but the general consensus is…

The most electric day ever: New Golf 7 to be electric

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 3rd, 2009

The boss of VW R&D Ulrich Hackenberg(real name) has said at the LA Auto show that the next Golf will definitely be offered with Hybrid and full electric versions. Greenpeace rejoice.

The most electric day ever: VW up Lite concept

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 3rd, 2009

This is up Lite concept from VW. It is Lite on fuel. Using only the faintest whisker of fumes of fuel to go on to a consumption figure of just over 2 liters per 100km. How? Well the name kinda gives it away. Weighing in at only 695kg it really is Lite. It weighs as…

The most electric day ever: Audi e-tron sales to start 2012

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 3rd, 2009

Thomas Edison, Alessandro Volta, Nikola Tesla and Benjamin Franklin. All pioneers in the field of electricity and all of them would’ve been very proud of today’s happenings on the Automotive front. As you may or may not know the LA Auto show is on at the moment and the main theme is electricity and hybrids….

Breaking: Alfa Romeo 147 Successor launched

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 2nd, 2009

Those Italians. They like to make a scene out of nothing at all. Take the successor to the Alfa Romeo 147. They could’ve called it the 147. Then Alfa wanted to call it the 148. They then changed it to the Milano – sounds good, but not if you are a worker for Alfa from…

Glad this didn’t happen to me: Italian Police Gallardo smashed

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 2nd, 2009

What you see in the above picture is what happens when you “clip” a Seat coming out of a gas station at an undisclosed speed and smash into a row of parked cars. At least that’s what the Italian Police wants you to believe. The crash took place after the driver of the vehicle attended…

Breaking: VW Amarok First Pictures

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 2nd, 2009

The Volkswagen Amarok is scheduled to make it’s world debut on the 15th of December. We have however decided to not make you wait that long. All hail Carblog. Good news is that you don’t have to ride around in one of those hideous looking Transporters if you want a double cab from VW. Isn’t…

Glad this didn’t happen to me: Corvette Z06 smashed by train

By IT Support Staffordshire | Published December 1st, 2009

You’re driving along in your superfast Z06 – a vehicle that is capable of incredible feats of accelaration.  As you approach the rail crossing you see there is a train fast approaching. The adrenalin starts to pump as you realise that because you’re driving you Z06 – a vehicle capable of incredible feats of acceleration…

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