The Gold Standard In Electric Car Luxury: Meet The Mercedes-Benz EQS

The usual German luxury carmakers dipped their toes into the EV space with SUV models, not including Porsche, of course. But now it's the time for the sedans, GTs and coupes. Mercedes-Benz has finally revealed the production-spec version of the EQS, the all-electric equivalent of its flagship S-Class luxury limo. Mercedes had teased the EQS … Continue reading The Gold Standard In Electric Car Luxury: Meet The Mercedes-Benz EQS

McLaren Artura Unveiled: 671bhp Twin-Turbo V6 Hybrid Supercar Unveiled

When McLaren returned to the automotive scene as a full-time car brand, it took the world by storm with the P1, a hybrid hypercar. The British moniker has launched a slew of cars since but none that featured a similar kind of electrification as the limited-production P1. Until now. The McLaren Artura is the first … Continue reading McLaren Artura Unveiled: 671bhp Twin-Turbo V6 Hybrid Supercar Unveiled

The New Porsche 911 GT3 Is Here And Ready To Smash Some Lap Times

Each generation of the Porsche 911 is an evolution over the previous one in terms of styling and performance. Every new 911 is quicker and a better car than before. Then it gets the GT treatment from Porsche's motorsport division who make this sensible sports car a lot more fun to drive. They've dug their … Continue reading The New Porsche 911 GT3 Is Here And Ready To Smash Some Lap Times

Tony Stark’s Electric Audi Is Market-Ready: Meet The 590hp RS e-tron GT

Audi has been partnered with MCU's Iron Man franchise since the very first movie in 2008. By the third installment, the German carmaker was teasing its upcoming models and concept cars with the character. In 2018, Audi unveiled the e-tron GT concept and it was one of the best-looking EVs we'd seen at that point. … Continue reading Tony Stark’s Electric Audi Is Market-Ready: Meet The 590hp RS e-tron GT

Cadillac Has Unleashed Its Blackwing Super Saloons

The genre of sporty, executive sedans has been a mostly European exercise dominated by Mercedes-Benz and BMW. But that's not to say that other carmakers have not attempted their takes on this niche market catering to tyre-smoking executives. An American contender of the segment has now resurrected itself: Cadillac. Fans of the Matrix movies and … Continue reading Cadillac Has Unleashed Its Blackwing Super Saloons

Tesla Model S Gets Even Quicker To 100kph In New 1000hp+ Plaid Variant

The world's most popular American EV has been given a mid-life update with a new cabin and an even quicker powertrain option. Tesla has unveiled the 2021 Model S with minor cosmetic tweaks, all-new dashboard and the much-awaited Plaid variant which can accelerate from 0-96kph in 1.99 seconds. There is a caveat to that acceleration … Continue reading Tesla Model S Gets Even Quicker To 100kph In New 1000hp+ Plaid Variant

Stuff We Missed: Porsche’s LeMans Return, Ferrari CEO Resigns, Hyundai Buys Into Boston Dynamics

The final month of the year has been occupied by work, video games and sleep. As a result, we missed out some interesting business-ey news that we're going to catch up on in our latest news series: Porsche's working on a new LeMans winner Endurance racing has various categories of racecars, hence the difference between … Continue reading Stuff We Missed: Porsche’s LeMans Return, Ferrari CEO Resigns, Hyundai Buys Into Boston Dynamics

The Hennessey Venom F5 Has Made Its 1817hp Production-Spec Debut

In the race to 300mph, we saw the usual brands throw their names into the contest. Names like Bugatti, Koenigsegg, SSC and of course, Hennessey Performance. The name Hennessey should be familiar to petrolheads as the brand that made a 275mph custom-built Lotus Exige called the Venom GT. The brand also makes other 1000hp+ versions … Continue reading The Hennessey Venom F5 Has Made Its 1817hp Production-Spec Debut

Stuff We Missed: New Subaru BRZ, Honda Civic Prototype & New Maybach

The middle of November 2020 has been a very busy time in terms of cool car news and there were some topics I wanted to cover but didn't find time for. So, here's a compiled version of those headlines that didn't find their place on the Auto Loons news feed: 2022 Subaru BRZ The Subaru … Continue reading Stuff We Missed: New Subaru BRZ, Honda Civic Prototype & New Maybach