2009 BMW 7-Series, ActiveHybrid Hit LA Show Floor

BMW rolled out the red carpet for the debut of the new 2009 BMW 7-Series » 11/19/08 4:00pm 11/19/08 4:00pm and , both driving across the carpet under power of BMW's twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8. The difference is while the moved with the force of 400 HP and 450 lb-ft of torque, the had an additional 20 HP and 155 lb-ft of torque on tap thanks to the…

BMW Concept 7 Series ActiveHybrid Adds Power, Efficiency

Ahead of its official reveal at the LA Auto Show » 11/19/08 12:30pm 11/19/08 12:30pm, the official details on the have finally been released after months of us sitting on the edges of our seats, waiting with bated breath. The ActiveHybrid (as opposed to the other name considered, "LazyHybrid") is a "preview of potential" for things to come from BMW and…

2009 Mercedes SL65 AMG Black Series Back-End At Pebble Beach

Only 350 of the 2009 Mercedes SL65 AMG Black Series supercars will ever be made, but that hasn't stopped one from appearing at the Pebble Beach Concours. The $320,000 Benz has a staggering 661 HP, but that's topped by the 6.0-liter V12's 738 lb.-ft of torque.




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The Ten Crappiest Cars Of The 2008 Monterey Auctions

The Pebble Beach Concours is always a spectacle of the well-heeled celebrating the well-known in the fancy-pants car show circuit. To go along with the car show wine is the cheese, also known as the Monterey Auctions, put on every year by the house of RM Auctions. There are always hit lists of the most desirable… » 8/11/08 4:00pm 8/11/08 4:00pm

2008 Scion tC Release Series 4.0 to Debut at Chicago, Continue…

Toyota just dropped a press release which has everyone running to their Tandy's and Apple ]['s to make sure it's still 1987. Scion will be bringing what's called the 2008 Scion tC Release Series 4.0 to the upcoming Chicago Auto Show and will be making them available as of March. The "tC RS 4.0" as the marketeers are… » 2/01/08 3:45pm 2/01/08 3:45pm