Audi’s S5 is one of the best looking sport coupes on the market. However, its 354 hp, 325 lb-ft naturally aspirated V8 has fallen a bit behind the times. For 2013, the V8 has been replaced with the supercharged V6 from the Audi S4. The new engine makes […]
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-Christopher Little & Scott Villeneuve Personality. Many compact car in the US market don’t have any. They are drab, plastic-filled shells of transport. That trend is shifting, lead triumphantly by a most unlikely competitor. Over the past few years, we’ve seen some storied marques die or be sold […]
-Christopher Little Back in April, Mercedes debuted the new GL Series at the New York International Auto Show. We were initially caught off guard by a GL550 wearing what appeared to be an AMG-inspired body kit. Mercedes wouldn’t confirm or deny a possible GL63 AMG, but we listed […]
– Christopher Little & Scott Villeneuve Most car enthusiasts have, at least once in their lifetime, thought that it might be nice if they lived closer to a racetrack. Not only are racetracks the only true place where you can enjoy a car at its limits, but tracks […]
-Scott Villeneuve & Christopher Little It’s always hard to say goodbye to an old friend. Now though is the time for those goodbyes if you’re a fan of the BMW 3 series. After the 2012 model year the E90, E92, and E93 body-style will forever be a mark […]
–Christopher Little Mercedes has confirmed, as expected, that the 2013 G63 AMG will be produced, planning its reveal at the 2012 Beijing Auto Show. Unfortunately for Mercedes, this won’t be the only Super-SUV at the show. Despite this, the new G63 AMG stands on its own with quite […]
-Christopher Little Five Worst 1. Matte Paint Why is matte paint the worst thing ever? Partly because it is now blatantly over-utilized on show cars and partly because it is absolutely useless to the general public. Last year, Mercedes caught the bug, displaying every AMG model in matte […]
– Christopher Little We’re beaten, we’re exhausted, and we’re absolutely fine with that. Over the last two days, we’ve traversed the Javits Center to catch newly unveiled models, sit in just about every car possible, and meet some really great people (more on that in a later post). […]
The dust has settled on our first day at the New York International Auto Show and there really is just too much to cover. So we’ve decided to focus on today’s highlight, the world premier of the 2013 SRT Viper GTS. Ralph Gilles, President and CEO of SRT, […]
Car manufacturers use the words “all new” to describe just about everything. But when BMW said that the 328i is “all new” for 2012 they really meant it. Nearly everything about this car is new, including a redesigned body and a new 4 cylinder engine. But BMW fanatics, […]