What Hath Pharma Wrough? Farboud AF10 to Be Unveiled at British Show

Arash Farboud, the guy whose family fortune in pharma let him spite Ferrari for not letting him buy an Enzo, will show off his 550 hp supercar concept at the British motor show next month. The carbon-fiber-bodied AF10 has shed the Audi-sourced powerplant of an early prototype, in favor of the Corvette Z06's 7.0-liter… »6/30/06 10:15am6/30/06 10:15am

Day of the Cat: Jaguar Releases Pics of New XKR Coupe, Convertible

You've already seen the convertible, via embargo-era leakage. Today, Jag officially released the deets on its new, hi-po XKR coupe. The supercharged feline gets 120 horsepower more than its naturally breathing sibling — 420 hp — out of the same 4.2-liter V8. Jag says it'll go from zero to 60 mph in 4.9 seconds (5.0… »6/30/06 8:48am6/30/06 8:48am

Mazda to Get Hard: MX-5 with Retractable Top Will Drop at British Show

This wee missive just came down from the Mazda press office: »6/20/06 8:10am6/20/06 8:10am

Word is the new version — to be known in the states as the Mazda MX-5 (Miata) Power Retractable Hard Top, or MMMPRHT — will cost $2,000 to $3,000 over the base MX-5's price tag and have little available trunk space. No word yet on the weight liability.