RIP Renault 5 Maxi Turbo

Final race of 2013 FIA European Hill Climb Championship takes place in Buzet, Croatia this week end - today it's time for practice heats. This is how it ended for one of the drivers, Italian Gianfranco Muzio and his wonderful (well, slightly less wonderful but still badass gorgeous, battle scars ftw) Renault.… » 9/14/13 11:39am 9/14/13 11:39am

Someone Might Actually Build The 1,088 HP Croatian Electric Supercar

We've written about Croatia's planned $980,000 electric Rimac Concept One supercar before, but with the same elbow-in-the-ribs skepticism rightly reserved for these endlessly rendered-yet-never built custom supercars. In our experience, about 1-in-600 ever gets made and the other 599 end up being part of some massive… » 9/09/12 4:00pm 9/09/12 4:00pm

Behind the scenes at the company responsible for the 1,088hp "Concept…

The Rimac Concept One is a 1,088 horsepower electric super car designed by 23 year old Croatian Mate Rimac that is set to take on the supercar establishment—if we ever actually see it in action. This video goes behind the scenes at Rimac's Croatian world headquarters » 12/03/11 4:00pm 12/03/11 4:00pm

Sneak peak at a 1088 horsepower electric Croatian supercar

Rimac Automobili, the Croatian car builder that brought us the blisteringly fast electric BMW E30, is planning to show their first electric vehicle concept to the world at this week's Frankfurt Motor Show. According to the manufacturer their all electric supercar will produce 1088 horsepower and 2800 ft/lbs of… » 9/11/11 12:30pm 9/11/11 12:30pm

Croatian Minimalism Drills Clear Through to Chinee: The Yangshuomino!

It's got some sort of inline motor on the front, and it looks as if it may have a moped-style variator in lieu of a transmission, unless that wheel mounted on the side of the motor is for a very powerful air-conditioner. But AC isn't in the Croatian Minimalist artistic vocabulary, so we're guessing that the Chinese… » 6/29/06 12:30am 6/29/06 12:30am