Here's What Could Happen If Mahindra Buys Pininfarina

Yesterday, we reported that Mahindra, makers of the legendary Thar, were in talks to buy Pininfarina, the legendary styling house and designers of some of the most beautiful cars ever built. Today I spoke with a source close to the deal, and learned some interesting things — and I'm making one very exciting guess. » 3/26/15 2:10pm Thursday 2:10pm

Pininfarina Reportedly In Talks To Be Bought By Mahindra

Pininfarina, the Italian styling house best known for designing all your favorite Italian cars plus a few Coke machines, has been on rocky financial footing for a while now. A savior might be in the offing, however, in the form of massive Indian conglomerate Mahindra. » 3/25/15 7:20pm Wednesday 7:20pm

Pininfarina And Mercedes-Benz Never Talk About This 6.3 Bastard Child

This is the only picture Pininfarina has of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 Pininfarina Coupe. Mercedes' massive online database doesn't even mention its existence. But the car is very real, and an 82-year-old Dutchman has it. » 3/18/15 3:43pm 3/18/15 3:43pm

All The Secrets Of The Sultan Of Brunei's Modified Ferrari F40s

All 1,315 Ferrari F40s left the factory as left-hand drive cars with a Rosso Corsa paint job. Or at least that's what Ferrari told the public back in the day. But the Sultan of Brunei got a few with more changes than just the steering wheel. » 11/10/14 2:55pm 11/10/14 2:55pm

Pininfarina Is So Much More Than The Best Ferraris Ever

Pininfarina has been around since 1930 and while automotive production stopped there back in 2011 after the Alfa Romeo Brera was done, its museum is full of much more than just Italian exotica. » 11/03/14 8:15pm 11/03/14 8:15pm

Ferrari Will Build Six Pininfarina Sergios Because Respect (And Money)

Ferrari has confirmed plans to build six rolling tributes to the late, great Sergio Pininfarina, each based on the 458 Italia and each likely to cost more than a LaFerrari with your family crest stitched in Mulberry silk on the headrests. » 9/04/14 9:01pm 9/04/14 9:01pm

13 Concept Cars From the Past That Still Feel Like the Future

When I was a kid, I always loved it when auto show season came around, and the concept cars hit the stage. Looking at those uncommon curves felt like looking into the future, where roads twisted through the heavens and The Jetsons read like a historical document. It's funny how that feeling survives. » 5/05/14 12:56pm 5/05/14 12:56pm

The Best Thing About BMW's Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé

I've seen the newest BMW one-off at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este today, and as you would expect from Pininfarina, it's a great looking automobile. The rear lamps make it work. » 5/25/13 3:22pm 5/25/13 3:22pm

This Is The BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé

BMW Design and Pininfarina have teamed up to make this striking-looking one-off, the Gran Lusso Coupé. Revealed today at the Concorso D'Eleganza Villa D'Este, the apostrophe-laden fancy car show by Lake Como in Italy, the gran Lusso may hint at future BMW design directions. » 5/24/13 6:01pm 5/24/13 6:01pm

This Is (Some Of) The BMW Gran Lusso Coupé By Pininfarina

This year's Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este starts next weekend, and since BMW is the main sponsor of this fantastic event, it's no wonder they came up with their own star again. This time, with the help of Pininfarina. Meet the V12-powered BMW Gran Lusso Coupé. » 5/15/13 2:40pm 5/15/13 2:40pm

Pininfarina's Idea Of The Perfect Car For Youngsters

Four years after Bertone showed the world what they can do with an Autobianchi A112 and a bit of sheet metal, competing coachbuilder Pininfarina came up with this: the 1973 A112 Giovani. That means youth in English. » 4/09/13 12:30pm 4/09/13 12:30pm

Everything That's Beautiful About The Ferrari Enzo

A few days ago we asked you about the details of the new LaFerrari. Now, it's time to take another look at its predecessor. Some say the words "beautiful" and "Enzo" should not be in the same sentence. I believe it only takes time to see the genius in Pininfarina's design. » 3/21/13 2:13pm 3/21/13 2:13pm

The Pininfarina Sergio Concept Will Look Gorgeous At Geneva

This week at the Geneva Motor Show, famed Italian design house Pininfarina will debut a one-off concept car that should look very striking in person. They're calling it the Sergio. » 3/03/13 9:45am 3/03/13 9:45am

The Modulo. Built on a Ferrari 512S chassis by Pininfarina for the 1970 Geneva Motor Show, a year before Bertone did the Countach. Coke lounge interior, glass velocity trumpets. Because why not? (Photo: Pininfarina) » 2/18/13 3:43pm 2/18/13 3:43pm

Chairman Of Troubled Italian Exotic Car Maker De Tomaso Has Been…

Legendary automaker De Tomaso, which was recently for sale after a resurrection effort went totally awry, has now fallen into even more trouble. » 7/12/12 4:20pm 7/12/12 4:20pm