This Ferrari Is Not An F40

If you had a Ferrari Testarossa back in 1989 but wanted the performance and the looks of Enzo's last child, the F40, all you needed to do is ring up Lotec. Those crazy Bavarians could help. » 2/12/14 4:40pm 2/12/14 4:40pm

This Bizarre Ferrari Was Designed To Smash A 269 MPH Nazi Speed Record

In 1938, Rudolph Caracciola drove a 5.6 liter, 753 horsepower Mercedes streamliner to 268.8 mph (432.7 km/h) on a public road, no less. Back in 1991, this bizarre Ferrari set out to beat that run. » 2/11/14 4:20pm 2/11/14 4:20pm

2009 Lotec Sirius: The Ugliest Super Car Ever

The tiny German manufacturer Lotec has released new renderings of the 2009 Lotec Sirius, and it could quite possibly be the ugliest super car ever. You may want to set down that sandwich. » 12/30/08 2:00pm 12/30/08 2:00pm

268 MPH Mercedes Lotec C1000 Found Hiding In North Carolina Dealership

You may have never heard of the Lotec C1000 before, because although other super cars may get a small production run, the C1000 was a one-of-a-kind. Power in this mid-90's beast came from a 5.6-liter Mercedes V8 that was force-fed by twin turbochargers, resulting in about 1000 HP and 723 lb-ft of torque. Thanks to… » 4/21/08 11:00am 4/21/08 11:00am

Pony Up: Mercedes Lotec Supercar for Sale on eBay

Want a bespoke Mercedes supercar, but just don't have the extra zeros in your checking account? Of course you'll still need upward of six figures to take home this 1995 Mercedes Lotec C 1000, now for sale on eBay. The car, powered by a twin-turbocharged 5.6-liter Mercedes V8, may have been built for some sheik in… » 1/12/07 8:58am 1/12/07 8:58am

Driving the Seriously Hi-Tech Lotec Sirius

More supercars? Yes, please. Pistonheads winds up the latest in six-figure, carbon-fiber tressed, European-built, 800-hp sex machines, the Lotec Sirius. Oh, look, there's the six-liter Mercedes V12, the six-speed CIMA manual tranny, the sub-four-second zero-to-60 time, the wind-tunnel-tested body shape that toes the… » 6/02/06 9:53am 6/02/06 9:53am