From the category archives:

Transportation

The Iconic GTR Roadster

by Isaiah on August 9, 2008

\

Check out the latest supercar from Iconic Motors, the GTR Roadster. The GTR is powered by a V-8 engine that generates 800hp and 600 lb-ft of torque. The car can reach speeds of more than 200mph and accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in a blazing 2.8 seconds. At $600,000, the GTR promises to deliver the performance and elegance that is expected of it. [ICONIC]

BMW ZX-6 Futuristic Car Concept

by Isaiah on August 9, 2008

\

Designer Jai Ho Yoo and Lukas VanekHere, 3rd year students of Transportation Design School at Turin Based IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) have come up with another cool futuristic car concept this time the BMW ZX-6. Boasting slide-out doors, glass panels, and a sleek frame the concept is focused keeping in mind the modern needs, tastes and life style of an individual. Hopefully the car will come into production soon! [CarBodyDesign]

DiMora Natalia SLS 2 The Coolest Car Ever

by Isaiah on August 8, 2008

\

Alfred DiMora, The founder and CEO of DiMora Motorcar has unveiled his latest creation in automobile industries, the DiMora Natalia SLS 2, the world’s most luxurious, expensive and technologically advanced production automobile. The Natalia will be powered by a “Volcano” V16 engine displacing a whopping 14 liters and developing an outrageous 1,200 horsepower. But wait, there’s more. The Natalia will sport four-wheel drive and four-wheel steering, plus variable suspension, external cameras, night vision, head-up display, fiber-optic lighting, a biofeedback system, retractable TV screens, thermal hot/cold cupholders, a massaging rear seat, lighted Waterford crystal ashtrays, a self-corking wine bottle and a wireless personal computer with Internet access. Surely it will blow you off! [Autoblog]

Supercar Aston Martin Project One-77

by Stephen on August 8, 2008

Aston Martin One 77

Aston Martin has released the first image of its newest flagship – the limited edition One-77. Details are scarce, but the One-77 will be powered by a hand-built 7.0-liter V12 nestled inside an aluminum and carbon fiber chassis. For comparison, a DBS performs: 0-60 in 4.3 seconds and 191mph top speed, one can only imagine how much power this latest supercar has under the hood. Aston plans to have the car completely finished by the end of this year, with sales starting in late 2009. The One-77 is expected to carry a price tag of £1 million ($1.9 million). The company has been very secretive, the only thing they show is a glimpse of the car in the website. The rests are only rumors. [One-77]

Corvette Concept is Used in Transformers 2

by Stephen on August 8, 2008

Corvette Centennial Design Concept

From the look, it is quite convincing for me it could suddenly turn into some robot. We expect to see it revealed early next year, months before it debuts on the silver screen in Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen. The Corvette Centennial Design Concept was developed as part of GM’s 100 Year celebration. This design study integrates key design elements of previous Corvettes as well as other GM vehicles, namely the Camaro. [Jalopnik]