Check out Mad Mike’s four-rotor Mazda Miata at the 2015 SEMA Show. This unique roadster is setup for drift racing and it is on display in the Garrett Turbochargers booth. Mad Mike is a native of New Zealand but he makes frequent trips to the U.S. to compete in Formula Drift events. With its four rotor engine configuration and a pair of Garrett GTX 40 turbos, this car sounds awesome. Sure, you could build a high-powered V8 for a fraction of the cost but there is something to be said for originality. This specially designed rotary Mazda engine certainly has Read More
This video comes to you from SEMA 2015. It features a wild creation from the gang at Premier Performance Products Distribution in Rexburg, Idaho -and I do mean a Wild One! It all begins with a Generation II Dodge Ram 2WD pickup truck chassis with a 12-valve Cummins diesel engine. From there it takes a really wild turn and ends up as this beast that you have just got to wrap your eyeballs around. The cab is pre-war and the cockpit is state-of-the-art techno-redneck. The monster power plant is built by Industrial Injection and it has a couple of ATS Read More
BMW has come up with something special this year at Pebble Beach with the world premiere of the BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage R – a car that celebrates both the 40th anniversary of BMW in North America and racing success of the BMW 3.0 CSL back in 1975.
So, how fast is the McLaren 650S Spider? This video, from the VMax 200 Hypermax event near London, England, tells the tale. In almost any scenario, the 650S is at the top of the heap – from a performance perspective, but in this field that includes billions of dollars worth of supercars it may well be outmatched. Take the driver’s point of view (U.S. market version), as the McLaren pulls to the line; now glance over and check out the left-hand drive Ferrari LaFerrari in the far lane. This thing is a hybrid-powered monster. Sure the McLaren packs quite a Read More
We’ve got some pictures and videos from the 2015 Festivals of Speed hosted at Museum Park in downtown Miami. Videos include some drone footage from a DJI Inspire 1 along with some revving action from the ADV.1 Ferrari F12 setup with Capristo Exhaust and Fabspeed cat bypass pipes. Other highlights include a Porsche 918 Spyder from Lamborghini Miami and the BurgerFi Lamborghini Aventador 50th Roadster and matching MTI racing boat with a 170MPH top speed. Photos by Harley Magden
We attended the Toy Rally this weekend benefiting the Toys for Tots with over 260 exotic cars running from the Diplomat Golf and Country Club to Ferrari Fort Lauderdale and then up to each lunch inside the Good Year Blimp Hanger. Take a look through some pics form this amazing event!
We attended the 2014 Exotic Car Poker Run this year put on by the Ferrari Club of South Florida to benefit the American Cancer Society. The winner was Nick (Orange UGR Lamborghini Gallardo) with an Ace high heart flush won a 2 night stay at the W with Spa package, a Ferrari loaner for the weekend, dinner and more!
The 2011 Toy Rally aided Toys for Tots and required each partaker to donate $100 worth of holiday gifts for children. An impressive 5-mile chain of fast and flashy exotic car traveled together in the largest demonstration of exotic cars for charity in the country. Proud owners of participating exotic wheels got a chance to showcase them during a more 35-mile police escorted run from the Westin Diplomat Golf Resort & Spa in Hollywood to Ferrari Maserati of Fort Lauderdale and conclusively to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood. Click on the gallery below to view some pictures Read More
While at the 2008 SEMA show this year, DragTimes.com came across an incredible GLK done by the team over at RENNtech as part of a tuner challenge put together by Mercedes-Benz to debut the new GLK Series in the US. Take a moment to vote for our favorite by clicking HERE. from Mercedes-Benz Press Release: Inspired by the winged, unlimited-class rally cars of the famed Pikeses Peak Hill Climb, RENNtech set about creating a GLK that could master the pack and leave the rest chewing gravel. But, this wild GLK has a few surprises beneath its menacing exterior. Hybrid powertrains Read More
DragTimes.com attended the 2008 SEMA show this year, the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. The most popular cars these aftermarket companies seemed show off their parts on were new Nissan GT-R, Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 as well as a nice mix of Lambos and Ferraris. Click on the picture below to view the 2008 SEMA Show Picture Gallery: