We know the new Porsche 911 is about to be unveiled soon. We know Porsche is busy working on its electric car the Taycan. We know Porsche is still continuing its 70th-year celebrations. But, we DIDN'T know that Porsche Motorsport was busy making this beautiful surprise for us. It's the new Porsche 935 track only … Continue reading Porsche 935 track toy unveiled: modern-day ‘Moby Dick’
Volvo is still on a roll with its updated model lineup of SUVs, sedans and estate cars. One of their segments is known as the Cross Country wherein the model is given a slightly higher ground clearance, four-wheel-drive and tough-looking plastic body armour. The treatment has now been applied to the latest generation of the … Continue reading New Volvo V60 Cross Country unveiled: There’s really no reason to buy an SUV. Seriously, stop.
The 2018 Paris Motor Show is almost here and Peugeot has just given us an incentive to check out their section with this — the e-Legend Concept. An all-electric sports car with 100% autonomous capability that will be connected to the Internet of Things, the e-Legend Concept is a hint at a not-so-distant future of … Continue reading Peugeot unveils the handsome e-LEGEND Concept
Since the Singapore GP, there have a been quite a few updates regarding the Formula 1 driver lineup for the 2019 season. The most unexpected driver news so far was when Kimi Raikkonen announced he would be returning to Sauber for the next two years with Charles Leclerc taking the second spot at Scuderia Ferrari. … Continue reading Giovinazzi finally gets his break, Kvyat returns: F1 News
There's just something about the words 'Italian twins' that gets most hearts to beat a little faster. Follow them up with the name Ferrari and most petrolheads will jolt to attention, mine sure did. Why? Because the home of the prancing horse in Maranello has unveiled two new limited-edition special-series speedsters - the Monza SP1 … Continue reading Meet the latest Italian twins from Ferrari – Monza SP1 & SP2
After the surprising results at Monza, the Singapore Grand Prix was supposed to be a must-win race for Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari to have any hope of catching Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in the 2018 F1 Championship. The iconic nighttimeMarina Bay city circuit has been a strong track for Ferrari and they were the favourites … Continue reading Ferrari’s strategy mess gives Hamilton an important win: F1 2018
Yes! The Iceman will continue to race in Formula 1! But not with Scuderia Ferrari. After much speculation since the summer break, it is now confirmed that Kimi Raikkonen will be trading places with Charles Leclerc for the 2019 season. The 38-year-old racer has been struggling to find form for some years now while Mercedes … Continue reading Raikkonen confirms switcheroo to Sauber for 2019: F1 News
There've been countless fruitless debates about the pointlessness of promoting the use of public transport for commuting since everyone would prefer the privacy of a personal vehicle any given day, especially if they didn't have to drive it. That's for intra-city travel. Now scale that up to inter-city travel and maybe even short-distance international travel … Continue reading Volvo’s autonomous alternative to flying: the 360c Concept
Hello!! It's that special date on the calendar and I'm happy to announce that The Auto Loons has turned two! The first ever post went up on 4th September 2016, so I assumed that was the birthday but WordPress says it's actually today - 6th September. With that clarified and sorted, I'm glad to see … Continue reading The Auto Loons turn 2!
This electric-SUV is not a concept. It's the real thing, going into series production in 2019 and will be on the roads soon after. Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the first product of their new all-electric sub-brand EQ — the Mercedes-Benz EQC. A brand that was announced at the 2016 Paris Motor Show with the EQ A … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz EQC World Premiere: Charged Up