Posts Tagged: ferrari

If you think all hybrids and electric vehicles are designed for the pedestrian purpose of helping environmentally-conscious drivers reduce their carbon footprint, it's time for a not-so-sober second thought. Sure, cars like the Toyota Prius, Nissan Leaf and Chevrolet Volt remain headline-worthy in their own way, but the real news is how upscale and boutique car manufacturers are using electricity to pump up performance and create some of the quickest cars (lots of) money can buy.

Craziest Electric Vehicles and Hybrids in the World

If you think all hybrids and electric vehicles are designed for the pedestrian purpose of helping environmentally-conscious drivers reduce their carbon footprint, it’s time for a not-so-sober second thought. Sure, cars like the Toyota Prius, Nissan Leaf and Chevrolet Volt remain headline-worthy in their own way, but the real news is how upscale and boutique…

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The wonderful world of concept cars is filled with fanciful, cutting edge and forward-thinking designs, and these are the concepts that prefaced leaps in automotive design and technology, and some that are just plain cool.

25 Greatest Concept Cars of All Time

The wonderful world of concept cars is filled with fanciful, cutting edge and forward-thinking designs, and these are the concepts that prefaced leaps in automotive design and technology, and some that are just plain cool. Tags: alfa romeo, bmw, buick, cadillac, chevrolet, concept, concept vehicles, Dodge, ferrari, Ford, general motors, GM, hybrid, jeep, Lamborghini, lancia,…

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Arguably one of the two most famous cars in TV history, the Batmobile was a modified version of a 1955 one-off concept car called the Lincoln Futura. Given a distinctive glossy paint job with cherry-red stripes – oh, and a rocket thruster on the back – it became a legend in its own time, and its popularity remains undiminished 40 years later. Two years ago it sold at auction for more than $4 million.

Top Picks: Iconic TV Cars

Oddly, when compiling a list of iconic TV cars, you realize that the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s provided numerous choices, but the last few years have been disappointingly barren… that means it’s time for a comeback! Tags: batman, cadillac, cartoon, chevrolet, Dodge, ferrari, Ford, GMC, lincoln, pontiac, slideshow, television, volkswagenShare

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Ferrari 458

Colours of the LA Auto Show

You could be forgiven for thinking that 50 Shades of Grey was written about a visit to the local auto mall. Talk about your masochism – justified by reasons of resale, ease of maintenance, or just plain lack of choice, the automotive world has gone all monochromatic. Black, white, or some version of soulless grey,…

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Teemu Selanne – Cadillac Series 62 Coupe

Hockey Stars and Their Awesome Cars

Every year, the start of the NHL season brings with it a crop of players making their NHL debuts. These rookies – most of them in their late teens or early 20s – will suddenly have more money in their pockets than ever before in their lives, and if the past is any reliable guide, many if not all will use this newfound wealth to treat themselves to a shiny new sports car – or two or three (hey, sometimes they have a LOT of money).

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