There's nothing like being one of a few to get behind the wheel of the all-new 2011 Porsche Carrera GTS, especially in Palm Springs, Cali! For this special moment Porsche brought in Joerg Bergmeister -- 5-time American LeMans Series' champion -- for the unveil and a test run in the Porsche Carrera GTS. Here, he stacks the 408-horsepower GTS against his own 911 Carrera S and Flying Lizard 911 GT3 RSR. Thoughts?
2016 Cadillac ATS-V Performance Details
We're happy to say our 5th appearance at Circuit of the Americas is
with the new 2016 Cadillac ATS-V. Available as a coupe and sedan, the ATS-V
offers a dual-purpose luxury experience which strengthens Cadillac's
performance credentials.Powered by a high-output Twin turbo 6-cylinder engine rated at 455 horsepower and 445 lb-ft of
torque, the ATS-V achieves 0-60 in 3.9 seconds and a top speed of 189 mph.
The powerhouse engine is also backed by a 6-speed manual with Active Rev
Match, no-lift shifting and launch control, or the paddle-shift 8-speed
automatic featuring launch control and Performance Algorithm Shift.
2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Most Powerful, Street Legal Porsche Ever
Ultimate 911 extracts 620 ultra-efficient, twin-turbocharged horsepower from 3.6 liters;
dramatically improved power-to-weight ratio and increased fuel economy. The
time: seven minutes, 18 seconds on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. The
power: 620 hp. The weight: 3,020 lb (1,370 kilograms) in road trim with all
fluids on board. The car: the new 2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS.
Furious 7 Car Show & DC Premiere: One Last Ride
The Fast and Furious movie series is leaving us with one last ride through
the well-sequenced and high-flying (literally) Furious 7 sequel. Automotive
Rhythms turned the Regal Majestic Stadium 20 & Imax in downtown Silver
Spring, Maryland into an epicenter of energetic rides and die-hard
franchise fans. Patrons were able to view some of the magnificent vehicles
from the movie such as the Dodge Hellcat, Nissan GTR aka Godzilla, Audi R8,
an Aston Martin, Lamborghinis and a Ferarri 458. But wait, it doesn’t
stop there because also on hand were BMW M3s, a Nissan 370Z Nismo and two
of the baddest custom Kawasaki Ninja ZX 14s on the streets.
McLaren 570S Coupe Fantasy Footage
McLaren has completed its three tier model strategy with the global reveal
of the first in its Sports Series family: the McLaren 570S Coupe. This pure
sports car, with driver optimized layout and electrifying performance,
shares its DNA with the McLaren Super Series and Ultimate Series that sit
above it in the range hierarchy. The Sports Series introduces McLaren
race-derived technologies and design values to a new segment and audience.