Spotted https://sxdrv.com http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:52:53 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: 3D Printed WRX engine, this is how Boxer engines works! Ever wondered what a flat four is, or what a boxer engine is? The video below will explain the benefits of a flat engine, specifically a flat four engine with horizontally opposed pistons.  The main advantage of a boxer engine is the primary and secondary engine balance, and the very low centre of gravity, compared to other engines. H4 engines are one of the best engine designs, but they are ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5378 Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:00:04 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | The Latest Teaser Shots of The Mid-Engine Corvette Show More Production Clues! The Chevy Corvette C8 'Zora' in camouflage was spotted testing near Cadillac, Michigan on Wednesday – and the spy shots are giving us more production clues! This is pretty far from the company's proving grounds in Milford – which means that the prototype mid-engine Corvette's must be doing a road-trip test run. The latest teaser shots show us a true mid-engine look with a shorter ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5352 Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:00:01 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | SPOTTED: The New Lamborghini Urus – 600bhp + SUV Testing in Nottingham Lamborghini's fast and controversial re-entry into the SUV market is approaching its launch date and this is our closest look yet at the Urus. The development car was snapped by Auto Express reader, Adham Salam, on the road in Nottingham and the 600bhp + SUV looks like it is a few steps closer to production than the test mules spy snappers have previously spotted setting hot laps at the Nurburgrin... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5289 Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | SPOTTED: Could This Be The Next Toyota Supra? The next-generation Toyota Supra is on its way and, even though we're not too sure what it'll look like on an auto show floor, a few spy footage shots are leading us to believe that it's going to look good.  Digital renderings are always a bit of a guessing game, but SupraMKV folks have been honing their rendering skills since the next-generation Supra was announced.  The latest renderin... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5277 Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:01:20 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: 1958 Land Rover 109 Series II gets a makeover!! In 1963, Shell Oil Company had a specialized Land Rover built for its Alaskan operations and exploration of possible pipeline routes. Wide flotation-style, 33-inch tall tires were fitted to traverse the tundra, adjusted by a compressor under the body with a power-take-off.  Long before Block’s Raptor or the Subaru, he built prior to that, Scotland’s Cuthbertson had fitted a Land R... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5171 Thu, 28 Sep 2017 15:00:07 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Spotted: The Lamborghini Aventador Performante Rumours around the possibility of a 'Performante' version of the Lamborghini Aventador have been fueled with these new spy shots of a slightly revealing rest mule of the brand's flagship supercar! Seen from the front, this Aventador looks quite identical to the standard model but, when you see the back, things get more interesting. The prototype shown in these pictures shows an exhaust d... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=5073 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:00:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: There is a Monster Truck kids team, that's a first! A group of youngsters are breathing new life into the world of monster trucks as they complete death defying stunts, despite their age. The Monster truck kids team is known as Team Kid KJ, which was formed back in 2010 by monster truck enthusiast Tod Weston and his son, Kaid KJ Jaret Olson-Weston who is 14 and who was the squad's first member.  It cost more than $50,000 to have a custom made ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4934 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: New BMW X7 Images Leaked Ahead of Frankfurt Reveal The BMW X7 SUV is nearly here, but we have the exclusive renders, images and the details! Thanks to an online leak of interior and exterior images, the BMW X7 is out of the bag. Although this isn't the production car, the X7 concept is set to make its debut at the 2017 Frankfurt Show coming up soon.  However, it is very close to production spec, with the fully formed interior design confirmin... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4869 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 13:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: CRUSHING a Bentley GT... DO NOT WATCH THIS VIDEO if you like nice cars. It's hard to imagine that this Bentley GT, which is in a mint condition, is going to get crushed – even all the parts will be destroyed.  In some locales, if you illegally street-race your car, the authorities may crush them. Likewise, cars imported illegally but those mostly go into compactors and come out as cubes. We ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4857 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 17:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Introducing the 1973 DeTomaso Pantera Targa conversion! The Pantera is a combination of beautiful 1970's Italian styling and a wicked American V8 soundtrack, wrapped up in a mid-engined chassis. The Pantera was launched at the 1970 Geneva Salon, with a pressed steel chassis, and a tube frame.  One of the first Italian supercars; DeTomaso and Ford worked together in collaboration using American V8 muscle supplied directly to the Italian factory. Ve... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4799 Mon, 04 Sep 2017 15:00:01 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | This all-electric Cummins Aeon beats Tesla! While the world waits for a Tesla long-haul truck, Cummins has swooped in with the Class 7 Urban Hauler EV concept demonstrator. The all-electric Urban Hauler, which also paves the way for range-extender hybrid long-haul vehicles, hints at a cleaner, greener future. The new Class 7 Urban Hauler EV, also known as the Aeos, features a usual diesel engine for a 140-kWh battery pack and electric motor... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4788 Sun, 03 Sep 2017 14:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Bare carbon D8 GTO RS is limited to 15 worldwide! Donkervoort has delivered the first production model of the limited edition D8 GTO RS Bare Naked Carbon Edition.  The D8 GTO RS is limited to only 15 worldwide and is even more exclusive than the typical D8 GTO RS and as the name implies, it is finished entirely in carbon fibre to not only make it look the part but also to ensure it is as light as possible.  The example that can be seen ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4764 Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:00:11 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Gunther Werks reimagines the Porsche 993! The Gunther Werks ‘400R’ is an example of a bespoke coach car builder using contemporary automotive engineering techniques and components to classic air-cooled Porsche ‘911’s’. For this example, the Porsche 993, it is the last air-cooled model of its kind, and the vehicle is what many consider to be the ‘last real’ Porsche. Gunther Werks’ bespok... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4759 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:30:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Ken Block's jaw-dropping take on Utah's sand dunes! Gymkhana series is a type of motorsport similar to autocross, where the goal is to achieve the fastest time possible; memorizing the course is a significant part of achieving the fast time.  Block started expanding his following in 2013 with his Gymkhana video series featuring him showcasing his driving skills. Gymkhana featured Block driving in urban environments and Terakhana features him d... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4736 Tue, 29 Aug 2017 18:30:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | This Toyota Camry is somehow road-worthy... A Toyota Camry owner in the United States decided to make the most of the Camry by turning the sedan into an utterly-crazy Batmobile. The car appears to be primarily constructed from metal and plastic parts which have all been painted matte black to give the Camry a proper Batman vibe.  Some of the most eye-catching parts include the fake jet engines – which can be seen in the gallery &... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4715 Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:00:02 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Customized Jeep drives down a vertical shaft! This badass-customized Jeep took to the Sand Hollows State Park in Hurricane, Utah in order to drive down a chute that is usually used for climbing up. The Jeep can be seen slowly making its way down the steep hill, looking almost as if it's defying gravity. Once the car reaches the bottom of the steep hill, it casually drives off like nothing major just happened.  This rear-wheel steere... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4692 Sat, 26 Aug 2017 14:00:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: U.S. McLaren F1 sells for a staggering $15.62 Million! The first McLaren F1 recently sold for a staggering $15,620,000 in Monterey. This F1, number 044 but the 37th example built, was converted by Ameritech to meet US regulations. When it was given the stamp of approval for use in America, it was converted back to its original specification and has been the pride and joy of the same owner for the last 22 years.  With only 9,600 miles on the odome... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4655 Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:00:09 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | The 2018 BMW X5 ' Spy Shots and Exclusive Pics! Here we see the 2018 BMW X5 spotted with exclusive pictures! The X5 will be released late next year, and will feature a new look packed with the latest car technology – while a new 600bhp X5 M will top the range. It is understood that the car will make its debut at the Paris Motor Show in September 2018. Before this debut, BMW will be launching the all-new X2 and a full-size Range Rover riva... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4640 Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:10:09 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | The Pagani Huayra BC shows off its yellow accents The Pagani Huayra BC is slowly becoming the must-have car for multi-millionaires throughout the United States, and now there is yet another BC that has made an appearance on U.S soil.  This Pagani Huayra BC – that you can see in the gallery – is one of the most intriguing supercars to date, maybe because it does not feature coloured carbon fibre, but instead finished entirely in t... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4627 Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:00:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Stop-Motion teardown of a Mazda MX5 Miata engine The stop-motion clip of the Mazda Miata's engine coming apart might just be the prettiest engine tear down video ever. The video pays meticulous attention to detail that other engine teardowns see to avoid. It’s mesmerizing. The time-lapse video was uploaded by the YouTube channel How a Car Works and it shows every moving part of the Mazda Miata's engine doing its job before being removed fr... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4599 Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:00:09 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | We See The 2018 Jeep Wrangler Without Camouflage For The First Time! After a long wait, the 2018 Jeep Wrangler finally shows itself without camouflage, and we love it! Although it's quite a terrible photograph, here we get the first look at an uncovered, un-camouflaged 2018 JL Jeep Wrangler, and a few details are still discernible. It seems as if a JL Wrangler Forum member caught the red Jeep rolling off the assembly line at Jeep's plant in Toledo, Ohio.  Here... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4565 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:00:01 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Power-sliding the Dodge Demon... The Dodge Demon is one badass looking car and in the last couple of years, Pennzoil has been releasing a number of videos of high-performance cars power sliding around as a way to promote its synthetic oils. With their latest video available on YouTube they had the opportunity to feature one of the most talked-about cars this year, the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. The video shows the Dodge power sl... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4544 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:00:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Golf is going where no other Golf has gone before! While performing this type of conversion would not be at all easy in real life, these renderings do seem inspiring enough as to make you forget all about the VW Golf Alltrack.The Alltrack remains VW's most off-road capable Golf version, and seeing as how it's basically just an Estate model with all-wheel drive, calling it "more capable" isn't exactly saying much. That is where something hypothetic... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4525 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:00:02 +0200 https://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 ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4531 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:00:02 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: This T-Rex Aero 3S looks like something from Star Wars! Anibal Automotive Design has made the 2013 T-Rex Aero 3S look like it comes out of a Star Wars movie. This futuristic design is an automotive design that majority of you people out there have been searching for and the team has done a really great job with building it! The T-Rex Aero 3S features the Aero parts that make the body of the car more aerodynamic so it could fly on the track without bein... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4509 Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:00:02 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Ford pays tribute to Valentino Rossi with a limited edition Ford Ranger! This Ford Ranger looks like one badass ride, just like the motorcycle racing icon Valentino Rossi. MS-RT joined forces with Carlex Design to put together a bespoke Ford Ranger with VR/46 branding both inside and out.  The interior features Nappa leather with a custom steering wheel as well as VR/46 stickers, boards and embroidered motifs, while the exterior of the truck pack a new front bumpe... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4465 Wed, 09 Aug 2017 09:00:02 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Have a look at the Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta's crazy doughnuts The owner of this Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta took his precious ride for some very fresh doughnuts on a mowed lawn during the Heveningham Concours d'Elegance last month. The hybrid hypercar Ferrari proved that it does not need the world's greatest tracks to put on a show, as a flat piece of land covered in grass, could be just as exciting.  The short adventure includes the Ferrari drifting, doug... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4419 Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: The Lamborghini Hurcan Performante hits the tracks, again! When Lamborghini announced that it had broken the Nurburgring production car lap record by nearly five seconds with the new Huracan Performante, a lot of people started questioning the validity of the claim. Lamborghini took the already-stellar Huracan supercar and turned it into a record-breaking track weapon called the Performante. The Lamborghini Performante beat the hybrid Porsche 918 that boo... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4388 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:00:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | The Rolls-Royce Ghost gets an off-road makeover! Rolls Royce is working on their first SUV, the Cullinan, but someone decided it would look cool if the Ghost got an off-road makeover.  The rendering artist goes by the name MoAoun and has the 'wow factor' that makes the car worth sharing. As far as the upgrades go, the Ghost has raised suspension with a very generous ground clearance, chunky tires, a snorkel, steel bumpers and plate, additio... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4384 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 11:00:02 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: New BMW 'Z5' Roadster Concept Teased It has been reported that BMW will use the upcoming Pebble Beach Concourse d'Elegance on 17 August 2017 to showcase a concept for its future roadster.  The BMW Z4's successor (referred to as the "Z5" but not officially named as such), was spotted testing last year, but the details regarding the new roadster are minimal. The "Z5" Roadster and forthcoming Toyota Supra is the result of a collabo... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4367 Tue, 01 Aug 2017 17:00:06 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: The Skyway BMW R80 is a dream come true for the bike-junkies! The Hutchbilt custom BMW R80 is dubbed the 'Skyway' and the motorcycle is influenced by BMX bikes from the 1970's and 1980's. The BMW Skyway is created by Californian custom bike specialist, Jeremy Hutch under the alias 'hutchbilt'. He has created no-less than five motorbikes in the past and each of which celebrates its own unique style.  Hutchbilt felt that the majority of BMW airhead builds... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4335 Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Spotted: The Next Jeep Wrangler Testing on Sand Dunes! This just in: the 2018 Jeep Wrangler has been spotted testing in the Silver Lake sand dunes ahead of its launch! A member of the JLWrangler forum spotted the next-generation, long-awaited Jeep Wrangler while it was doing some off-road testing in Silver Lake, Michigan. While the details are still a bit of a blur on the upcoming replacement Wrangler, it looks like Jeep is just as concerned with how ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4323 Thu, 27 Jul 2017 17:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: The Mercedes-Benz 190SL is displaced in time! This 190SL owner took matters into his own hands and converted his car to Rennsport spec and making it arguably better-looking than the real thing.  In addition to the car's low-cut windshield, lower doors, and missing soft-top roof, this SL has been painted a tasteful shade of dark grey, with a sort of green accent. The colour is incredibly tasteful, and that yellow headlight covers and adde... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4289 Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:40:02 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | The Ford Bronco U14 half cab pick-up truck is a true vintage-gem! In 1966 Ford Bronco was introduced and the original was an off-road vehicle intended to compete with the Jeep CJ and the international harvester scout. Ford eventually realised that this 2-door vehicle would go on to depict what many believe is the traditional form of multi-purpose vehicles. Now the Ford Bronco is known universally as the half-cab, these rare Broncos can be found making its r... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4136 Sun, 16 Jul 2017 10:00:12 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Aston Martin's first silent, zero-emission vehicle! Powerful performance cars are Aston Martin's forte, but the marque's latest offering is silent and creates zero-emissions. It is also much smaller than the average Aston Martin, but it is not a successor to the horrible Cygnet. The Vantage GTE Soapbox was built to take on the Red Bull Soapbox race in London.  The Red Bull Soapbox race does not get as much coverage as the other sports in ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4110 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:00:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Road legal Y2K Jet Turbine Motorcycle! The MTT Y2K Turbine Motorcycle, also known as the Y2K Turbine Superbike is a motorcycle powered by a turbine engine and is made by Marine Turbine Technologies since 2000. Each bike is a unique hand made bike and can be ordered after receiving the buyer's specifications.  The Guinness World Record considers it a production motorcycle.  MTT President Ted McIntyre decided to add a moto... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4065 Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:00:08 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: The Lazareth LM847 Has Four Wheels and a Maserati V8 Engine!! The Lazareth LM847 is a 4 wheel tilting motorcycle, powered by a Maserati V8 engine that delivers 470 horsepower. Brakes are provided by two 8-piston callipers on 420mm diameter perimeter discs and the brake levers are reversed to improve ergonomics and braking precision.  The two rear trailing arms are articulated around the primary transmission axes thus enabling the two chains to tran... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=4003 Tue, 04 Jul 2017 17:00:15 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: Crazy Driver Sets World Speed Record Driving on Two Wheels!! Vesa Kivimäki from Finland has recently set the world record for driving his car on only two tires at 116mph!! They do not call him Crazy Vesa for nothing, he is 41-years-old and a professional stunt driver and recently teamed up with tyre manufacturer Nokian Tyres to attempt to break the world record for the fastest side wheelie in a car - a record that has remained unbeaten for 19 years! On... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=3965 Fri, 30 Jun 2017 15:00:12 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Nissan GT-R Looks Like a Zombie Fighting Car!! One might think that this Nissan GT-R is a movie car or a sick one-off project, but in reality, it is nothing more than a rendering.  Inspired by the CrossOut game and penned by YasidDesign, it has most of its bodywork stripped to a minimum and has been fitted with new fenders on all four corners and a set of chunky tires. A massive lump can be seen in the engine bay and there is a roll bar p... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=3834 Wed, 21 Jun 2017 17:00:12 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: The legendary Lamborghini Countach Walter Wolf LP400! Walter Wolf, the Austrian-born Canadian business tycoon and owner of the Wolf Racing F1 Team, bought several Lamborghini's over the years, at one point he even considered buying the factory to save it. But who cares, right? Well, you should. You see, Wolf became famous for his 'special' Countach, and for that, we should all rejoice.  Unhappy with the Countach upon its delivery, Wolf got ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=3703 Tue, 13 Jun 2017 13:00:09 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: These Human Car Sounds Are Absolutely Mental!! Back in 2012, Daniel Jovanov rose to fame for his crazy car impression on Australia's Got Talent and since then he's perfected the sound of some of the world's most recognisable vehicles.  The crew from 1320video caught up with Jovanov to hear him replicate some very familiar sounds. From the RB26 of the Nissan Skyline through to the 4G63 of the Mitsubishi Lance Evolution, the human sound mac... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=3606 Mon, 05 Jun 2017 11:00:09 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | 2018 Genesis G70 Sedan Spied Spotted Shots! The 2018 Genesis G70 has been spotted near Dubai, and the first spied shots of the interior have been released!  The vehicles were spotted driving up and down Jabal Jais - the highest peak in the United Arab Emirates – and the 42 degree C weather also suggested some heat testing.  You can see that the vehicles have been heavily diguised using black and white camouflage, i... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=3398 Sat, 20 May 2017 09:00:06 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Video: The old Top Gear trio has been spotted in a lifted Merc, filming for their new Amazon show! Filming for Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond’s upcoming Amazon show is already well underway, and while we don’t yet know the program’s name, a new video offers a glimpse into one of the guys’ stunts. The clip shows the hosts driving through a UK village in a lifted Mercedes-Benz SL that looks ready to go play in the mud.... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=1969 Tue, 08 Mar 2016 13:30:10 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | BMW i8 spotted at Northgate shopping centre. Hybrids can be sexy! ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=200 Thu, 11 Jun 2015 10:55:28 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Blacked out Brabus SLS looking sinister! ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=171 Thu, 04 Jun 2015 21:34:04 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Eleanor GT500 still one of the hottest Muscle cars out there! ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=179 Thu, 04 Jun 2015 12:07:24 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Novitec Torado Aventador in Verde Ithaca looks epic! ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=178 Thu, 04 Jun 2015 12:05:12 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Epic Rat Rod spotted in Muscle car shop ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=173 Wed, 03 Jun 2015 15:36:03 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Dodge Charger spotted in Johannesburg ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=170 Wed, 03 Jun 2015 15:05:52 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Modified Golf Mk5 GTi looking extra small wedged between two SUV's ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=165 Tue, 02 Jun 2015 12:21:37 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Ferrari 458 with gold ADV1 wheels at RACE! in Kyalami ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=164 Tue, 02 Jun 2015 12:11:59 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | Rat Beetle spotted in a parking garage in Fourways, Johannesburg. ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=162 Tue, 02 Jun 2015 10:56:33 +0200 https://sxdrv.com | SL 190 Spotted in the streets of Randburg ... https://sxdrv.com/article.php?id=96 Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:05:53 +0200