Friday , April 19 2024
Home / Tag Archives: hypercar

Tag Archives: hypercar

New Lotus flagship store opens in London

New Lotus London flagship store opens in Mayfair

Lotus has opened the doors to its first flagship European global brand centre in Mayfair, London. Lotus London, which can be found at 73 Piccadilly,  brings together Lotus’ long-standing commitment to technology, performance and heritage by providing customers with an exclusive and immersive entry into the Lotus brand. The store …

Read More »

Mercedes-AMG One sets new Nurburgring lap record

Mercedes-AMG One

The F1-inspired Mercedes-AMG One has become the fastest production car to lap the famous Nurburgring Nordschleife. The new hypercar clocked 6:35.183 minutes, beating the previous record (set by a Porsche 911 GT2 RS) by a remarkable eight seconds. Despite less-than-ideal track conditions, DTM racing driver Maro Engel waited until his …

Read More »

Ride of the Valkyrie – and Valhalla

Aston Martin Valkyrie and Valhalla

Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined sportscar – Valhalla – has taken flight for the first time alongside one of the world’s most highly-anticipated hypercars – the Aston Martin Valkyrie. The pair took to the track at Silverstone – Aston Martin’s development home. A video was shot, showcasing both ground-breaking models, the …

Read More »

Lotus reveals dramatic pure-electric Evija hypercar

Lotus Evija reveal

British sports car maker Lotus has unveiled the Evija, the world’s first all-electric British hypercar, at an exclusive event in London. The Evija (pronounced E-vi-ya) is illustrative of the innovative thinking and ingenuity that has always been part of the Lotus DNA. With a target output of nearly 2000bhp, it …

Read More »

Ride of the Valkyrie: Aston Martin hypercar debuts

Aston Martin Valkyrie wows crowds on public debut at Silverstone

The stunning Aston Martin Valkyrie has broken cover after making its dynamic public debut in front of an enthusiastic crowd at Silverstone. Liveried in an eye-catching Red Bull-inspired design and piloted by Aston Martin high performance test driver Chris Goodwin, the 1,160 bhp hybrid hypercar, has – until now – …

Read More »

Pagani celebrating 20th anniversary in style

Pagani Huayra at Goodwood FoS - credit Harry Elliott

Italian hypercar maker Pagani is marking its 20th birthday at this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. (July 4-7). On the first day, an exceptional one-off parade of Pagani Zondas will take to the famous Hillclimb, while company founder Horacio Pagani will also be in attendance to meet and greet his …

Read More »

UK public debut for Battista hypercar

Automobili Pininfarina's Battista hypercar on display at the British Library

Automobili Pininfarina is presenting its 1,900hp, zero-emissions Battista hypercar on general public display in the UK for the first time. The pure electric stunner is on show in a bespoke enclosure in London at the British Library’s main Piazza from until June 9. The event has been timed to coincide …

Read More »

Pininfarina Battista hypercar to make UK debut

Pininfarina Battista - Geneva Motor Show 2019

Automobili Pininfarina’s 100% electric Battista hyper GT is to be one of the highlights of the 77th Goodwood Members’ Meeting (April 5-7). Ex F1 and Formula E driver Nick Heidfeld, who is also is the Battista’s lead development driver, will appear with the car at the event. Heidfeld holds the …

Read More »

Showstopping supercars: Top 10 best investments revealed

Lamborghini Veneno

The eyes of the automotive world are firmly fixed on the Geneva Motor Show every March, but have you ever wondered how some of the high-end headliners have fared over the years? London-based JBR Capital, specialists in high-end vehicle finance, has named the Top 10 cars that have appreciated in …

Read More »

Life-size LEGO Bugatti Chiron makes UK debut

One-of-a-kind life-size LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron in London

The world’s only full-scale Bugatti Chiron built entirely from LEGO Technic has arrived in London, marking the start of a UK tour. The one-of-a-kind car was created by LEGO master builders entirely from LEGO Technic, and is made up of morer than one million elements and is powered exclusively using …

Read More »