Cars http://sxdrv.com http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:53:31 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Crazy Car Modifications! People go to great lengths to modify their cars to suit their specific needs, wants and personal interests.  In order to personalize their cars, they pick the colour they like the most, the engine mods they want the most and the style they think matches their personalities the most.  It's all understandable – you want your car to be a representation of who you are, right? Kind of l... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5120 Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:00:05 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Is The 2018 Renault Megane RS The New Type R Slayer? The 2018 Renault Megane RS offers four-wheel steering, some awesome new features and more power with the 1.8-litre turbo. So, is it the new Type R Slayer?? After a nostalgic trip down memory lane of all the Renault classic cars, it's time to look at the latest unveiled Megane RS. To find out more about the details of the design, the exterior designer of the vehicle, Franck Le Gall gives us the bre... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5121 Tue, 26 Sep 2017 11:30:07 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: HoloLens is helping Ford design prototypes in a speedier way! Ford has been testing HoloLens over the past year to help stylists and engineers visualize and test products while considering shortening the design phase. Ford normally builds clay vehicle models at full scale but has to re-sculpt them if a design does not work. HoloLens can blend 3D holograms with real cars or models, letting designers test numerous designs in near real-time. At the sa... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5111 Sat, 23 Sep 2017 10:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | How The Volvo XC40 Sketch Directly Made It To Production! Volvo's new SUV got to the assembly line looking almost identical to the initial sketch – quite a rare occurrence. The crossover's look is the same as the day it was first drawn! "We were convinced we had something in our hands with this car," Volvo Chief Design Officer Thomas Ingenlath said of the day he saw that early image of the car.  "We took it from a tiny sketch to this," he adde... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5099 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: The Lamborghini Countach is Incredibly Flawed – But We Love it Anyway! The Lamborghini Countach is an incredibly sexy car, printed on many posters and used on many desktops as a gorgeous wallpaper. However, what we often miss is the things that make the Countach quite weird – like the hidden fuel filler in one of the air ducts on the passenger side... Doug DeMuro gets behind the wheel of the 25th-anniversary Countach edition to show off the 455 hp V12's grunt, ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5096 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:35:07 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The ultimate vision for Gran Turismo by McLaren Even the meanest, maddest car models are constrained by the fact they need to work on real roads and racetracks; which is not a problem in the PlayStation world of Gran Turismo. The Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo is a look at what McLaren sees as the future of sports cars, coupled with the kind of blue-sky thinking you can only enjoy in the video game world. Although it has been designed as a video ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5084 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Lamborghini unveiled the Huracan with improved aerodynamics! Lamborghini has taken the wraps off the new Huracan Super Trofeo EVO. The Huracan Super Trofeo EVO builds on the success of its predecessor by adopting an improved aerodynamics package which aims to "maintain the same high downforce of the previous model while achieving higher overall aerodynamic efficiency." Lamborghini worked with Dallara Engineering to develop a new carbon fibre body kit which ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5086 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Shelby Raptor shapes up as the ultimate off-road truck! The new Ford Shelby Raptor builds on the base Raptor with more power, better off-road capability and tougher looks, but there will only be 500 available.  The Shelby Raptor jumps from 450 horsepower to a whopping 525 horsepower. Torque also gets a handy boost from 690 Nm to 827 Nm and hits 100km/h in just over five seconds, so expect the cars with the Shelby upgrade to dip into the four-secon... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5085 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Values of Classic Cars Fall After Years of Strong Growth! A private bank study has revealed that, despite record auction prices, the value of classic cars has decreased. Value has plummeted in the last couple of years and yet they still remain at the top of the list of the most valuable collectable items for wealthy individuals looking to invest their cash.  Coutts bank released their annual 'Objects of Desire' index, which revealed the top val... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5074 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Aleksandra Gaca designs renault's concept car will go well with your home! Renault has approached Aleksandra Gaca to design interior fabrics for Renault's SYMBIOZ concept car. The Renault concept car was unveiled at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show and the SYMBIOZ represents Renault's vision of mobility in 2030, with an electric, autonomous car that will literally connect to your home.  The Renault SYMBIOZ concept car was conceived as an extension of the home on the ro... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5061 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The McLaren 570GT supercar painted in classic XP green! Commissioned from McLaren special operations as an MSO collection, a limited number of 570GT supercars are finished in the British automaker's historic XP green exterior paint. It is the same colour as the F1 XP GT longtail homologation model built in 1997. The saddle tan leather interior features green leather inserts in the seat and green contrast stitching, as well as a dedication plaque mounte... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5062 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A Quick Look At The 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 High Country The 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 High Country provides us with luxury and success.  This High Country model is the top-of-the-line Silverado 1500 truck in the Chevy lineup. It comes with almost every extra you can imagine. Continuing to battle with Ford for full-size truck supremacy, the 2017 Silverado boasts its steel body construction vs. the aluminium used by Ford! The High Country's top... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5048 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Aston Martin considering a F1 Engine for 2021! As you all know by now, Formula One cars are faster than ever, but despite the current hybrid powertrains now being in their fourth season, they are still widely unpopular.  Aston Martin is aiming to resolve this for the 2021 season by implementing simpler and more ferocious engines, potentially void of hybrid technology. The British automaker says it is exploring the possibility of becoming ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5029 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Watch Subaru's Nurburgring Record Lap! Subaru's second shot at laying down a sub-seven-minute lap at Nurburgring was more successful than its first – and here is the footage from inside the car! During the second trip to Nurburgring, Subaru's hired hand Richie Stanaway shot his heavily reworked WRX STI around The Green Hell in just 6 minutes, 57 seconds – a new record! This inside footage gives us the essential info: speed ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5026 Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:00:05 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Ford Fiesta ST Won't Be Hitting North American Shores Anymore The Ford Fiesta ST is a favourite among enthusiasts and autocrossers (which is like a single-car slalom event for those who don't know), but the small hot hatch may not be seeing a successor stateside. It appears that the Fiesta ST doesn't have enough demand to support a next-generation hitting North American shores. According to a Carbuzz interview with Ford Performance Europe's director Leo Roek... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5024 Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Chiron does zero to 400 km/h back to zero in 41.96 seconds! The Bugatti Chiron recently broke the world record accelerating from a standing still to 400 km/h and back to a standstill in just 41.96 seconds – officially the fastest time ever set for a production vehicle performing this manoeuvre. The 1478 horsepower supercar completed the test in a distance of only 3.112 kilometres.  The world record was set by Juan Pablo Montoya, w... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5030 Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:05:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Introducing the Mercedes AMG G65 Brabus 900! Brabus took the 'G-Wagon' to a new level of style, power and exclusivity at this year's IAA 2017 in Frankfurt. Based on a brand new Mercedes-AMG G65, this German off-road powerhouse boasts custom body panels, a 900 horsepower engine, and a luxurious bespoke interior.  The Mercedes-AMG Brabus is limited to just 10 units worldwide and is customized the G65 AMG's engine to become the fastest V12... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5003 Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Dodge Charger roars for your attention! A fair share of highly customized Dodge Chargers have made the rounds. From full-body conversions all the way to 1,000 horsepower monsters – but never have we seen one with four Lambo doors and 24" wheels.  Regardless of what you think of this Dodge's design, somebody definitely put plenty of work transforming, what is otherwise a regular 4-door sedan, into something that makes peo... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5004 Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Lamborghini is working on a new limited edition model! Lamborghini unveiled the Aventador S Roadster at the Frankfurt Motor Show and it appears that the company has something even more exciting in the works.  In an interview with CarAdvice, Lamborghini research and development director Maurizio Reggiani stated: “Soon we will present, to our most important customers, a new version of what we call a one-off." Reggiani also stated that the mod... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4973 Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Tesla Superchargers coming to American city centres Over the past five years since Tesla launched, it has expanded its Supercharger network to include more than 5,400 outlets across the globe. The company has now announced that they have plans to fit out downtown centres with Supercharger stations, to help ease the range anxiety for urban dwellers.  Tesla has played a big part in driving the adoption of electric cars and now the company is mak... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4955 Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | How Does The Tesla Model 3 Work Without a Key or a Fob? Most of the hype around the Tesla Model 3 is about its all-electric powertrain, long driving range and affordability. But, possibly, the biggest innovation is the way you get in and out! The new-tech feature wrapped into the Model 3 makes things a bit more convenient for owners – instead of having a regular key fob like current Tesla vehicles, owners of the Tesla Model 3 will be able to unlo... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4949 Thu, 14 Sep 2017 17:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Borgward Isabella Concept: The Radical Preview of The Company's Electric Future Borgward has finally been brought out of a carbonite freeze of more than 50 years thanks to Chinese funds. It kicked off the lineup with a fairly tame SUV in 2015 that quickly invited comparisons to some Audi models, but it will take more than SUVs to get the marque going again. That's where the Isabella comes in. The Borgward Isabella made its debut as a concept "coupe" at the Frankfurt Motor Sho... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4948 Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Introducing Audi's Non-Driving Future: The Aicon and The Elaine The Level 4 autonomous Elaine and future level 5 Aicon unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show are an indication of Audi's non-driving future! These two concepts show the company's version of the last two stages of driverless cars – SAE levels four and five.  First, let's look at the Elaine – possibly due for production in 2020, this is the next step for the e-tron Sportbac... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4941 Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Mercedes-Maybach shows-off at the Frankfurt Motor Show Whether you see it as an opulence on wheels or a gorgeous land-yacht, the Mercedes-Maybach is a unique car with slim headlights, long bonnet, short windscreen, 'boat tail' rear end that's inspired by luxury yachts and massive 24-inch rims with centre locking.  At 5,700mm long, 2,100mm wide and 1,340mm tall, Maybach's 6 concept is an impressively large convertible, as it's 670mm longer, 201mm ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4939 Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Honda Urban EV Concept: The Perfect Blend of Progress And Nostalgia The Honda Urban EV is our new surprise Civic that is both retro and electro! Honda will be showing off its Urban EV Concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show this year. What we can expect to see obvious inspiration from the Honda Civic's earlier days – making the Urban EV Concept look as much at home on the side of the street as it would at your local drive-thru. The Urban EV has some odd, but hig... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4937 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 15:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Introducing Audi's self-driving car! Audi revealed a peek into an autonomous-driving future with its Aicon luxury concept car, which completely removes humans from the driving equation.  The spectacular-looking four-door 2+2 electric car is a technology demonstrator that "combines innovations relating to the drivetrain, suspension, digitalization and sustainability in a visionary manner" according to the German automaker. The Ai... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4918 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Have a look at this $2.72 million Mercedes-AMG... Mercedes finally decided to show off the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE Showcar at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt. The Project ONE is everything you'd want from a ludicrous vehicle that sounds like a concept but will actually be produced and sold – albeit with a massive price-tag! The Project ONE is built around the 1.6-litre V6 hybrid that Lewis Hamilton is using to lead the ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4919 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 17:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Crazy Mini Cars With Huge Power! A powerful driver will usually want a powerful car – Ferraris, Lamborghinis and Mustangs. However, having such a powerful car requires a lot of maintenance, a lot of space and a lot of TLC.  So what if you're a powerful driver who's looking to downsize a bit? Well, it turns out that you actually have many options to choose from. There are many crazy mini cars out there that contain the ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4912 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Poison concept is a stunning realistic supercar... At a first, this rendered design looks like a Ferrari, but in fact, it is a so-called Poison Concept. There is not much info about the design of the supercar, but what we do know is that somebody needs to render it in Forza or GTA V so we can drive it already.  The Poison concept is a supercar/race car duo, much like Ford does it with the street-focused GT and the LeMans winning racer.  ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4891 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: 7 Awful Versions of Awesome Cars! After manufacturers build an amazing car, they often offer a number of variants to choose from. However, some of these alternatives can, on occasion, completely ruin everything that makes the car awesome in the first place.  Yes – sometimes it's better to leave something great just as it is. If it ain't broke, don't fix it! These 7 cars are completely awesome, but their variants complet... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4895 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:00:04 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | McLaren's ultimate vision for a new Halo hypercar! Audi released a concept for their Halo car, and now it seems McLaren also has a halo hypercar that is expected to launch early next decade. While we do not know if it'll be a hybrid or all-electric, there is no doubt that it will feature a host of cutting-edge technologies.  In an effort to give us a taste of what the car could look like, car designer Justin Hyungjung has created numerous ren... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4892 Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Ford Ranger Raptor Arriving in Australia Only! Australia will be getting a Ford Ranger Raptor, but it won't be coming to anyone else – at least not anytime soon.  Australia is a lucky place. Not only have they kept the EI Camino-style runabouts for decades after the US, they are now getting a Raptor version for the mid-size Ford Ranger pickup!  We don't know much about this car, except that Ford confirmed it will be building it... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4898 Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Can the cops catch them street-racers? We all love to have fun but, every so often, it's not exactly legal. Take the people in this video for instance. Everything, from souped up sleepers to supercars to motorcycles, they all have their time in the sun with the law. It's real-life Need For Speed and it's crazy! Yes, some receive their comeuppance by taking themselves out at speed after flipping the bird to the boys in blue, others thou... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4890 Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A Quick Look At The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Let's have a quick look at the new 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, shall we? This model is a two-row sub compact crossover for a budget-concious buyer who requires both a commuter for the week and all-wheel-drive for those sandy stretches over the weekend. The drivetrain for the car includes Mitsubishi's 2.0-litre DOHC I4 with CVT and has output figures of 148hp at 6,000 rpm a... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4889 Sun, 10 Sep 2017 10:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: 10 Modern Sports Cars Made Awesome With Pop-Up Headlights! Pop-up headlights are one of the most awesome things in the automotive world of cars! Basically outlawed now due to safety legislation, the chaps at Car Throttle decided to celebrate them with a video reimagining 10 modern cars with pop-up headlights, taking inspiration from their older models. We all know the drill when it comes to pop-up headlights – they go up, they go down AND&... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4872 Sat, 09 Sep 2017 14:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Mercedes release a new teaser image... Mercedes continues to tease the EQ A concept, as the company had released the most revealing image to date.  Sleek, stylish and breathtaking, the latest teaser image confirms the concept is a three-door hatchback which features an aerodynamic front fascia with an illuminated Mercedes logo. The dynamic styling continues behind the front wheels as designers gave the model gently flowing bodywor... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4874 Sat, 09 Sep 2017 10:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: 5 Must-Have Car Accessories Ever Drive Should Have 2017! You may think that your provides safety, comfort, luxury and pure awesomeness – but if you're not adding even more style and comfort tech to your car, you're failing as a driver. These new 2017 car accessories are all available on Amazon and they are a must-have if you want to give your car ultimate comfort, safety, technological cred and style. The technical car accessories in this vid... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4871 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Lamborghini Aventador S loses the roof... The new Aventador S Roadster is for people who enjoy the wind in their hair and unfiltered engine noise.  As per it's coupe bretheren, the naturally-aspirated V12 engine in the Aventador S Roadster is seriously powerful. With 740 horsepower on tap, it sprints to 100 km/h in 3 seconds flat, on the way to a top speed of 350 km/h. The roof is still made up of two removable hard panels, that... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4856 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 13:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: A Peak at Mercedes' Future Electric Hatchback After the Mercedes-Benz launch of the EQ electric sub-brand last year at the Paris Motor Show, the Stuttgart-based automaker plans to reveal a new EQ A concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show! And, luckily for us, we have a quick teaser... The brand's first concept followed a general outline of the GLC-Class (with a fully-electric midsize crossover positioned between the E-Class station wagon and the ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4842 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: New MINI John Cooper Concept brings the heat! MINI has taken the wraps off the new John Cooper Works GP Concept. The concept will join the Electric Concept at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, creating a bit of "naughty and nice" interplay on Mini's stand. It's not the first GP-spec Mini to lay rubber on asphalt, but as a concept car, it looks more extreme, aggressive and ready for action.  The John Cooper Works GP Concept features a large ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4838 Wed, 06 Sep 2017 17:00:11 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Next generation Discovery set to be a best-seller in SA! For the second consecutive month, Land Rover's new Discovery has dominated the luxury SUV market in South Africa. The SUV – which was launched in July – exceeded the 100-unit mark in August 2017, with a total of 131 models finding local owners.  When Land Rover launched the SUV they also opened the order books for its upcoming Range Rover Velar, with 15 clients purchasing the SUV.... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4839 Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The 8 True Gems at The Mazda Classic Museum in Germany The Mazda Classic Automobile Museum Frey is situated in a college town called Augsburg in the south of Germany. It is nestled in an old tram depot, and caretaker Walter Frey and his sons Joachim and Markus keep track of about 50 classic and running Japanese vehicles. The museum doesn't only have the history of the rotary engine. It also has almost every significant car Mazda ever made. These true ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4819 Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:00:05 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A Quick Look at The 2017 Nissan Titan Pro-4X! The Nissan Titan Pro-4X is essentially this: a Nissan Titan, but with the added off-road and utility cred. The Pro-X4 gives buyers a truck with some more attitude.  Its main competitors are the Ford F-150 FX4, Chevy Silverado 1500 Z71 and the Ram Rebel. The car sits at a base price of $46,215 and an As-Tested price of $52,305 at the moment.  The drivetrain for this vehicle is a 5.6-liter... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4818 Wed, 06 Sep 2017 09:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The new Seat Leon Cupra R will debut alongside other Alexa connected cars The latest Leon Cupra R, which is a limited-run powerhouse is set to storm onto the scene in Frankfurt. The Cupra R's power comes from the same turbocharged four-cylinder engine you get in the Volkswagen Golf R, making 310 horsepower when hooked up to a manual gearbox or 300 horsepower when coupled with a double-clutch transmission, but where the Volkswagen has all-wheel drive, the Cupra R puts it... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4814 Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Brabus Rocket 9000 is the world's fastest four-seat convertible! Brabus already produced the world's fastest four-seat drop-top in the form of the 850-hp 6.0 Biturbo Cabrio and released an 888-hp Rocket 900 hardtop based on the Mercedes-Benz S 65 at the Dubai Motor Show in late 2015. The new Brabus Rocket 900 Cabrio will cost around $400,000 and produces similar power and torque to the Rocket 900 and has the same top speed of 350 km/h. It will be shown for the ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4816 Tue, 05 Sep 2017 13:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Audi needs to build more SUVs before launching wild Halo car! The low-volume exotic halo car, which is a new design from Audi needs to wait, according to the brand's boss Stephan Winkelmann. The reason is that the brand has a bunch of new models waiting to be launched first before they get to play the card of the Audi Sports halo car.  Winkelmann knows more than almost anyone about low-volume exotics and the benefits they bring to the brand. "I'm very k... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4797 Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Autonomous Technology Forces Us To Rethink of Car Electrical Systems There's nothing more frustrating than a technology failure in your car – pressing a button, turning a knob and having nothing work at all. With self-driving, autonomous cars driving into our near future (many having a 48-volt system in the powertrain) these failures just cannot happen. The slightest error – in a camera, radar or lidar unit could cause fatal accidents. Even a short-circ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4794 Mon, 04 Sep 2017 10:06:07 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Kia previews its new sporty deep-red concept car! The deep-red "extended hot hatch" from Kia looks like an absolutely sexy and aggressive new estate concept. Kia's upcoming Frankfurt concept car's design team has some appetite left, satisfied by preparing itself a piping hot wagon even more delicious than the Sportspace.  The new concept appears to pick up where the Sportspace left off in terms of red-hot, dramatically sporty estate design. ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4786 Sat, 02 Sep 2017 14:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Volvo Reveals Tech and Safety Equipment of New XC40 The Smart EQ Volvo XC40 is the electric future transportation pod is the future of self-driving, and pretty much eliminates the driving part completely! We have no way of knowing what city transportation will be like in the far future. But Smart, the maker of small electric city cars, thinks it might include a lot of small, electric city cars. "We are pacemakers for urban mobility," said Dr Annett... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4793 Sat, 02 Sep 2017 10:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | An Armoured Ford F-550XL will cost you $699,900! The car, truck or Robocop wanna be you see in the gallery is actually a 2012 Terradyne Gurkha, but what on Earth is that? It is an armoured truck which is based on a Ford F-550XL and can handle just about everything that can be thrown, or launched, at it! The Terradyne Gurkha features a level 7 ballistic, and .50 calibre armoured protection, and to top it all off the truck can take multiple hits, ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4763 Fri, 01 Sep 2017 09:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: BMW Reveals The Mini Electric Car Design The basic design for the full-production electric version of the next Mini car has been unveiled by German carmaker BMW! The carmaker confirmed in July that the fully electric version of the three-door Mini would go into production at its Cowley plant in Oxford in 2019 after a Mini E electric car was launched in 2008 for extensive field trials.  The new Mini Electric will be revealed at ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4765 Thu, 31 Aug 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A Quick Look at The 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Sport The Subaru's compact Impreza sedan/hatch rides on an all-new platform featuring all-wheel drive. Its major competitors include the Mazda 3, the Honda Civic, The VW Golf and the SportWagen.  Right now, the base price sits at $22,815 with the As-Tested Price being $23,615.  The Impreza Sport adds 18-inch wheels, larger 11.6-inch front brake discs, torque vectoring and a sport-tuned suspens... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4766 Thu, 31 Aug 2017 13:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | 7 Things You Need to Know About The 2019 Porsche Cayenne SUV Porsche is planning on keeping the Cayenne at the top of the sales charts with the 2019 Porsche Cayenne SUV's new features and engine! Although you won't be able to purchase a 2019 Porsche Cayenne until mid 2018, Porsche has spilled the beans on two of the V6-powered versions of its popular SUV now. Perhaps the increasing competition in the class has forced Porsche to divulge some information earl... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4746 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 13:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Tuned Mustang growls like a proper muscle car! The German company, Schropp Tuning, made a few modifications to this Ford Mustang SF600R and it now has almost twice as much power as a stock Mustang GT.  The Ford Mustang came out to celebrate its new-found muscle during an SCC500 track day event, where its 807 horsepower and 950 Nm (700 lb-ft) of torque were put on display in a straight line, together with its glorious-muscular-growls. Duri... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4737 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 11:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A Quick Look at The 2017 Fiat 500 Abarth Let's take a quick look at the little 500 Abarth that never gets old! This mini-compact hot hatch is for those of you who are seeking a left-field choice. Its main competitors are the Ford Fiesta ST and the Mini Cooper S! The car features a 1.4-liter DOHC turbocharged I4. It is four-wheel-drive and a five-speed manual! In addition, the output is 160hp at 5,500rpm; and 183 lb-ft at 2,500rpm.  ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4729 Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:30:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Subaru BRAT: Too Weird For Its Own Good? The Subaru's BRAT (Bi-drive Recreational All-terrain Transporter) compact pickup truck is nearly extinct, despite its 16-year run. The one thing this Subaru had was timing – it went on sale in 1978 right as the fresh energy crisis was crunching. All buyers were looking for a small, work day pickup that turned decent gas mileage – and the BRAT was Subaru's answer. It landed as the V8- a... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4711 Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Check out this modern-day Ferrari 288 GTO, it's seriously cool! Ferrari has produced some of the most beautiful cars ever. And now a South African designer Matthew Parsons has decided to bring the 288 GTO into the current day and as you may agree, the finished result is pretty phenomenal.  Parsons took the design inspiration from many of its major design cues and mixed them together with the styling of current Ferrari models. The result is both retro and ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4714 Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: The New Volkswagen T-ROC SUV Revealed! The all-new VW T-Roc SUV has finally been revealed and is set to hit the showrooms later this year! And here's all the details... After several concepts, teaser images, sketches and spy shots, the new crossover will go on sale later this year with prices starting from around £19,000 – putting it in direct competition with the likes of the Mazda CX-3 and the new MINI Countryman.  M... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4701 Mon, 28 Aug 2017 13:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The 2017 BMW M3 – A Quick Take BMW's 2017 version of the compact sedan has some new competition and technology to keep up with the times and keep fresh! Bavaria keeps the three-pedal dream alive – as others have failed to include in a manual option. This model's most key competitors include the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio, Mercedes-AMG C63, Cadillac ATS-V.  The base price is £64,995 and the As-Tested Price i... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4702 Mon, 28 Aug 2017 10:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Can This Ninja 900R-Powered Custom Trike Even Be Legal? This is the custom AMT3 Trike! It is powered by the awesome Kawasaki Ninja 900R motor and has to be the most insane vehicle ever driven on the street! By the look, sound and power – it almost seems like the trike should be illegal. It's unbelievably fast, but it drives beautifully. The motorcycle engine revs to an incredible 12,000rpm which makes it scream like an F1 car. The custo... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4693 Fri, 25 Aug 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Move over Ferrari California T, the Ferrari Portofino is here to replace you! Ferrari has unexpectedly revealed a replacement to the California T ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show, dubbed the Ferrari Portofino. Revealed as the Italian marque's new entry-level model, the Portofino is powered by a 3.9-liter twin-turbo V8, now delivering 590 hp and 560 lb-ft of torque from 3,000 to 5,200 rpm. This allows the supercar to hit 100 km/h (62 mph) in a brisk 3.5 seconds and a top sp... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4674 Thu, 24 Aug 2017 13:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The 1970 Porsche Tapiro – A Concept Car With A Violent Death! You've probably never heard of the mid-engine 1970 Porsche Tapiro concept – and it's probably because the concept car quickly met a violent death! The concept car was a one-off Volkswagen/Porsche exercise design by Giorgetto Giugiaro that was built on a 914-6 chassis for the Turin Motor Show in 1970. The concept design was clearly a departure from what typical Porsches looked like at th... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4660 Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A new Alfa Romeo Giulietta, but would this design work? A new design for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta could bring some heat on the Audi A3 Sportback, Mercedes-Benz A-Class and BMW 1-Series.  What you see in the gallery is a design from Gianmarco Giacchina. The Alfa Romeo Giulietta brings some sizeable headlights that flank the brand's signature grille, along with an aggressive sculpted front bumper, with an apron and large air intakes.  But befor... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4657 Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | This Aston Martin DBR1 is the most expensive British car The 1956 Aston Martin DBR1 has claimed the crown for the most expensive British car ever sold at an auction with a mind-blowing sale price of $22.5 million.  The 1956 DBR1 was the first in a total of five Aston Martins to be made under the supervision of Ted Cutting, and while this model never claimed victory at Circuit de la Sarthe it did take the chequered flag at the 1959 Nürburgring ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4638 Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:00:12 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: The Toyota Supra: How it Became a Legend In the latest episode of Donut Media's "Up to Speed" series, the tale of the Toyota Supra is told by host James Pumphrey. The show begins by unravelling Yota's history with the inception of Toyota's Celica. The story then shifts to the evolution of the Celica, all the way to the Celica XX, which then became the Celica Supra. Eventually, the Supra evolved into the sleek Mk4 or, as fans call it, the... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4635 Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Finding The Perfect Driving Tune Mix Trying to find the perfect mixtape for your car is almost an impossible task. You can't just choose your favourite songs, it needs to be drive-worthy! You can't alter the drive for the music, you've gotta alter the music for the drive! We all search far and wide for the best driving tunes – from the oldies to the just-released – and it's gotta make a wind-through-your-hair, tyres-on-th... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4637 Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:10:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: First look: The Acura ARX-05 race car Acura has announced that it will tackle the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship with its new and aggressive-looking Acura ARX-05 race car. Acura has unveiled the car that Penske hopes is made out of 100 percent pure domination-annum, the ARX-05. The Acura will mark its competition debut sometime in January for the Rolex 24 at Daytona. It has been confirmed that the two drivers &ndas... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4625 Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:06:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Ferrari's, Porsche's and some superbikes for fun! Time for some fun! Now, we're not suggesting any of you give this a go, but there's something hypnotic about watching a dude chase down supercars and antagonise them by popping wheelies as he flies past. All you need is 1000cc's of power, in this case, either a BMW BMW S1000RR or Honda CBR1000RR – whichever tickles your fancy on the day. Throw in a scenic two-lane that's conveniently populat... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4620 Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:34 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Nordschleife CRASH Compilation Blasting around a track is awesome. Nothing beats tearing down the tarmac at full tilt, flying from apex to apex and braking hard into a hairpin, just to come flying out the other side to do it all over again. There's no doubt your adrenal glands work overtime when you're on the limit behind the wheel, the rush is electrifying, and your concentration levels need to be sky-high... It's joyous! And ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4619 Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: 15 Things You Didn't Know About Porsche All car fans and petrolheads like to think they know everything about every car that's been on the road – and then some. Sorry folks, you don't! I don't care if you have Porsche posters all over your walls – there are some things you just haven't heard about? For example... Did you know that one of the first cars ever developed by Porsche was Volkswagen Beetle? Did you know Porsche des... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4616 Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:08 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: 9 Shocking Car Fails You Won't Believe Made it To Production! The one thing you think you can count on when you want a safe, reliable and durable car, is that comfort of knowing that all cars go through extensive testing before they go into production.  This testing is done to make sure that, in different kinds of situations, the car can handle itself and get you home safely and comfortably. But what if you can't even count on that? Turns out, some cars... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4609 Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: This is the last Black and Gold Lamborghini Aventador S! This black and gold Lamborghini Aventador SV's is one of the final cars to roll out of the factory and it is one of the classiest of all 500 coupes.  The owner made full use of Lamborghini's Ad Personam programme and had parts of the front bumper, side skirts SV stickers and wheels painted gold. The typical matte carbon fibre of a standard SV had been replaced by gloss carbon fibre on the rea... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4600 Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Incredible Rolls-Royce Phantom Vlll is Here! Rolls-Royce has officially introduced the eighth-generation Phantom after the leak last month in a Chinese magazine. Although it may be a little more aggressive, imposing, Darth Vader-like – it definitely looks like a Phantom! Rolls throws around the term "Architecture of Luxury" and this is true for the new aluminium space frame platform of this Roller, and all future Rollers! The company h... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4608 Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:51:00 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Holden Plans to Say Farewell! After announcing its plans to say farewell earlier this year, Holden has now revealed plans for a street party to celebrate its heritage as Australia's last car maker! The brand will be hosting a cruise through northern Adelaide as a part of the street parade – celebrating 70 years of vehicle production. Owners of classic Holden vehicles have been given the chance to participate in the drive... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4585 Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:00:00 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Here it is: The long-awaited BMW Z4 concept BMW has officially launched the Concept for the Z4 shortly before the vehicle’s world debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The BMW group still need to release official details about the sports car concept but the car does indeed preview the next-generation Z4. The concept has been finished in a unique matte orange colour and rolls on a set of silver and black wheels. Addition... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4581 Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:35:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Pristine 1994 Ferrari 333 SP will make your childhood memories come true! Ferrari hasn't competed on the front lines of sports prototype racing since the 1970s – with one exception which was the 333 SP in the 1990s. The Ferrari 333 SP was the product of a joint effort between Ferrari, its longtime racing partner Michelotto, and racing constructor Dallara. The car was designed specifically to take on the IMSA World Sports Car championship in North America. The desi... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4563 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:00:11 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: This Audi S1 Tank is the ultimate beach buggy Some brave souls opt to ditch standard wheels and tires that won’t handle the off-road abuse you’re throwing at them and instead have their vehicles outfitted with tracks, like this Audi S1. Nissan was the most recent automaker to make use of tracks revealing special concepts of the Rogue Warrior, Pathfinder and Murano with snow tracks, however, this project appears even more absurd. T... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4543 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:00:10 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Hydrogen-Powered off-road monster:The Chevrolet Colorado ZH2! The Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 is an off-road monster, designed to have an approximate range of 200 miles for a fuel-cell electric vehicle. The Army will test the car next year as it is considered as a viability, because of using the hydrogen-powered equipment. The Chevrolet Colorado is 6-and-a-half feet tall and more than 7 feet wide and is built on a stretched midsize pickup chassis. It uses 37-inch... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4532 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | 1972 BMW restored and could be yours... Buying an old school 1972 BMW 3.0 CLS requires a lot of cash – between $91,207 - $104,237 – but it could be worth it, considering that BMW only made 1,265 units and not all of them live on.  The BMW was built from the 1972 era as an homologation special for the European Touring Car Championship, the BMW 3.0 CSL remains a true icon till today, with reduced weight and powerful (for ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4531 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | This is the only remaining Ford GT40 roadster... Few cars are more iconic than the original Ford GT40s which stormed to victory around 1966, 1967, 1968 and 1969 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. In Henry Ford II's relentless pursuit to snatch glory away from Ferrari, 12 Ford GT40 prototypes were built to perfect the race-winning formula. Of those twelve, just 6 were GT40 Roadsters and of those 6, the following example is the only one to remain origina... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4530 Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | This is De Tomaso's last concept car! Some automakers come and go, especially from Italy's "supercar valley" which is the area between Modena and Bologna which is home to Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini and Pagani. From the late 1950's through to the 1990s, it included De Tomaso as well. Alejandro de Tomaso left this world in 2003, far too young at age 74. But before he left his namesake company behind, he commissioned one last concept... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4529 Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Mind-boggling single-axle creations are good and bad! Designing a vehicle with an attractive front and a good-looking rear is something automakers have grappled with since the invention of the automobile and to this day, it is still something difficult to deliver. A French designer has designed some of the best and worst-looking front and rear overhangs – to be honest, these designs look like a panorama photo gone terribly wrong – but in ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4527 Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:46:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: The all electric off-road beast: Bollinger B1! Bollinger Motors is an all-new start-up automaker and they have revealed their first vehicle ever: the all-electric B1 Sports Utility Truck! The car was revealed at an event in New York City and the B1 is an innovative pickup truck powered by electric power to work hard and play hard off road and on paper the B1's numbers are impressive.  The B1 features a rugged chassis and drivetrain, wrapp... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4511 Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Watch a Subaru WRX STI Lap the 'Ring as Fast as a Porsche 918 Subaru's race-prepped WRX STI ran the Nurburgring at a supercar's pace – conquering the full 12.8 miles of The Green Hell in just 6 minutes, 57.5 seconds! This means that the modified Subaru sits at the top of the Nurburgring's list of the fastest four-door sedans to run around the Nordschleife. While it is far from a production vehicle, the WRX STI Type RA NBR Special is almost as fast as a... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4505 Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: This Vector W8 Twin Turbo car looks like it was built by aliens! The Vector W8 sports car was produced from 1989 to 1993. The car was manufactured by Vector Aeromotive and was designed by Gerald Wiegert and David Kostka. The company claimed the newest and most advanced aerospace materials were used in building the Vector W8. It even used 5 000 aircraft specification rivets to hold it together. Just 19 of the Vector W8's were produced and 17 of those were custom... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4486 Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Ultimate Green Car Made From Sugar Beets and Flax A new student project in the Netherlands has yielded a car that is intentionally biodegradable – made from sugar beets and flax! The car, named Lina, has a body shell created by the TU/Economic Team at the Eindhoven University of Technology from resin processed from sugar beets covered with woven flax. The resulting material is said to be as strong as fibreglass. For body stiffness and struc... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4488 Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | The Revolutionary 2018 Mazda 3 Engine Mazda will be revealing the ground-breaking HCCI technology and the new design for its next small car, the Mazda 3, in the next few weeks.  Only a few weeks away, and we will be able to get details on the revolutionary "sparkless" ignition technology that will power the petrol engines in its fourth-generation Mazda3 due in 2018. These first details about the industry-first homogenous charge c... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4479 Wed, 09 Aug 2017 13:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | This is the perfect toy for the tracks, introducing The McLaren P1 GTR! To order a McLaren P1 GTR from the factory, you needed to also own a ‘regular’ P1 but to buy a P1 GTR on the used car market, all you need is a few million in your bank account and the time to find the perfect example.  But here is a lucky opportunity, the pristine yellow and black example that is for sale in Esloo, Netherlands, all you need to do is save up a solid $3.3 million a... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4462 Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:00:00 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | A UK Review: The New Ferrari GTC4 Lusso V12 2017 The new 4-seat Ferrari GTC4 Lusso has taken the road in the UK... But now it's time to see if it fits! Intrinsically linked to the V12 engine, Ferrari has used this engine to power its first ever road car and engine in this configuration powers the best one yet: the Ferrari GTC4 Lusso. Now, a car brand talks a lot about emotion, but often very little of it is engineered or contrived. That is certa... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4461 Tue, 08 Aug 2017 09:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Mercedes-AMG E43 4Matic review From the creators of the 45, 63 and 65 model lines comes Mercedes‑AMG 43, nine authentic performance vehicles with AMG pedigree and a thirst for speed.  This Autobahn burner is poised to light up a freeway near you, packing a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V-6 with 396 horsepower. Fast-shifting nine-speed automatic shoots that power the roads via the 4MATIC all-wheel drive. The Mercedes-Benz AMG E43 ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4444 Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:00:11 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Do you have $5 Million to buy this Ferrari Sergio? To be honest, most of us will never own a Ferrari, not new, not used and certainly not one as exclusive and expensive as the Ferarri Sergio. But for those that do have the funds, there is one on sale right now and it could be yours for the price of $5 Million. The Sergio was unveiled in 2013 as a concept car as a tribute to the late Sergio Pininfarina.  A couple of years ago, Pininfarina... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4440 Mon, 07 Aug 2017 13:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: A Sneak Peak at The 2018 Volkswagen T-Roc Coming to Frankfurt Volkswagen has decided to give the world a sneak peek at its upcoming baby SUV which was previewed by the T-Roc concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.  The car is due to be unveiled on August 23rd, ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show, and the production version of the T-Roc will the smallest SUV of the brand, positioned below the Tiguan, setting its sights on other pocket crossovers and SUVs.&n... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4443 Mon, 07 Aug 2017 11:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Sunshine and rain: Carnage on the 'Ring The chap from YouTube channel, BridgeToGantry, takes his mate for a drive around the Nurburgring in a rented BMW 125i from a company called Rent4Ring. Sounds like a pretty great day out while the sun shining. Which lasts all of a minute before the rain comes down and the yellow flags start flying. It's mayhem as they pass crash after crash, including both bikes and cars.  As it turns out thou... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4438 Sun, 06 Aug 2017 10:00:11 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Tesla Model S & Model X with Updated Features... and a drag race! Before the Tesla Model 3 even entered production, the electric-car maker shuffled features on the Model S in order to provide a clear distinction between the two sedans. Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, has often said that looking for luxury will be best in a Model S, while the Model 3 remains a much more straightforward piece of transportation. The updates to the Model S, many of which come to the Tesla Mod... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4425 Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:00:09 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Celebrity car collections! What better way to celebrate your riches than having your very own car collection. Yup, some people collect stamps, others coins, and then there are those who make us green with envy. The magic of car collections is that they have the potential to take you on a magical journey to a different place. Whether it be to a different era or simply to steer your imagination around a fantastical racetrack.... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4436 Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:31:13 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Tesla Model S & Model X Electric Cars Updated With New Features! Before the Tesla Model 3 even entered production, the electric-car maker shuffled features on the Model S in order to provide a clear distinction between the two sedans. Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, has often said that looking for luxury will be best in a Model S, while the Model 3 remains a much more straightforward piece of transportation. The updates to the Model S, many of which come to the Tesla Mod... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4424 Fri, 04 Aug 2017 10:45:19 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Autonomous Vehicles Perform First International Border-Crossing Test It's official: US autonomous vehicle testing has gone international! On Monday 1 August 2017, a Cadillac ATS and a Chrysler 300 arrived at the CAR Management Briefing Seminars after a 300 mile trip across US and Canadian roads, including a drive through the Detroit-Windsor tunnel and over the Blue Water Bridge.   Most of the trip was undertaken without a driver touching the wheel, accele... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4397 Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:00:01 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Introducing the Vanda Dendrobium Electric Supercar! The Dendrobium has a one-of-a-kind stand-ou design! With unique features that include an automatic synchronized roof and doors, resembling a fully-opened dendrobium flower; a genus of orchids native to Singapore. The shape of the car from around the cockpit and ends in the tail that almost looks like a tear drop and the rear bodywork also leaves little volume for a battery pack. It is likely that ... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4387 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 15:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: The Laraki Motors Epitome Concept is a $2 Million Supercar! In the video, you can see the world debut of the Leraki Epitome at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The car was created by yacht builder Abdesslam Laraki and the Epitome has the engine of a C6 Corvette V8, but unlike the Corvette, this machine is all supercar.    When the car is fueled by 91-octane gasoline, the Epitome can produce 1200 horsepower, with an 110-octane gasoline it can... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4383 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 09:00:02 +0300 http://sxdrv.com | Video: Driving the Lamborghini Centenario is insane as you would expect! There are only 20 Lamborghini Centenario Coupes and another 20 roadsters being built and each goes for an absurd price ($2.3million), with each one bound for the brand's most prolific collectors. Not that you'll get your hands on one though as they're all already accounted for.  This raging bull was built to celebrate the 100th year of the marks founding father, Ferruccio Lamborghini, and boy... http://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4350 Tue, 01 Aug 2017 09:00:08 +0300