Historic British cars come ashore in Rhode Island
Jun07

Historic British cars come ashore in Rhode Island

Often, we look for something that connects with our passion, that is exciting, that is new, and is beautiful to look at. Summer is just about here and, in Rhode Island, summer is the season. But how often does something spectacular and new come along? There is one new event -well, almost new, it’s in its 2nd season – that takes place this week, June 9th-12th, 2016 in Bristol and it’s the British Motorcar Festival. The festival...

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You Can’t Get Closer To A Ferrari 458 Performing Donuts Than This
May24

You Can’t Get Closer To A Ferrari 458 Performing Donuts Than This

Yeah, that’s right, the guy filming this looks to be about 3 inches from the car as the tail sweeps around in circles, again and again. Be careful… objects in camera are closer than they appear. “Sometimes, filming the perfect sequence is worth taking a risk, even if it requires getting dangerously close to a modified 458 Italia doing donuts.” “According to the video description, the guy filming the car...

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Koenigsegg working on 400 hp 1.6 litre turbo engine
May24

Koenigsegg working on 400 hp 1.6 litre turbo engine

A 400hp 1.6 liter turbo engine. Sounds like engine designers are looking to the Ipod for inspiration. Thankfully, companies like Koenigsegg keep pushing the boundaries. “Christian von Koenigsegg, founder and CEO of Koenigsegg AB revealed in an interview with Carbuzz that the company is working together with Chinese automaker Qoros to develop a small displacement engine with 400 hp.” “Koenigsegg described the...

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Pick of the Day: 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS
May24

Pick of the Day: 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS

As far as muscle cars go, this 1967 Chevy Camaro SS in Ermine White with orange stripes certainly epitomizes what it means to be muscle. It looks like it sounds like a monster. “In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the first Chevrolet Camaro ever built, here is a first-year Camaro just the way we like them, fast and flashy.” “This Camaro was built to run away from Mustangs on the strip, or turn every head while...

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With Hydrogen, Toyota Aims To Reclaim The Green Image Stolen By Tesla
May22

With Hydrogen, Toyota Aims To Reclaim The Green Image Stolen By Tesla

Range: 312 miles. Emissions: Only water. Time to refuel: 5 minutes. Nearest hydrogen filling station: There’s gotta be one around here somewhere! Hint… there are 16 hydrogen filling stations in the U.S. If you have time to drive in a 3-state-radius you’re bound to hit one eventually. “…consumers and the media rush to embrace the plug-in electric Tesla Model S and upcoming Model 3 while dismissing a...

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