August 2010 Archives

Liberty Classics Corvette 327 Engine Replica, 1/6th Scale Die CastRating:List Price: $34.99 Sale Price: $23.08 Availability: Usually ships in 24 hoursEligible For Free ShippingProduct Description The fuel injection era, that began in 1957, spawned what is arguably… …read the full post

Ford Oval Travel MugRating:List Price: $14.52 Sale Price: $13.08 Availability: Usually ships in 1 to 2 daysEligible For Free ShippingProduct Description On The Edge Ford Oval Travel Mug comes with safety features for those parameters on its stylish applications…. …read the full post

Mazda definitely sparked a lot of reactions when its head designer, Laurens van den Acker, revealed the Nagare design language, which, so far, manifested in the very ‘happy’ grilles of the Mazda3 or Mazda6, and on concepts like the Furai, the Kazamai or the Kiyora. Now, seeing as how van den Acker is no more, being replaced with Ikuo Maeda,… …read the full post

BMW is preparing a special edition of the M3 performance coupe dedicated to honoring the year of the Tiger in China. The BMW M3 Tiger will be limited to 250 models, all coupes. They will boast Fire Orange Metallic paint jobs, with black 19-inch wheels. On the inside, black leather will be fitted, with orange tiger heads embroidered into the headrests… …read the full post

The BMW X5 is definitely a pretty capable SUV, as highlighted when it mounted several cars while being driven by a woman from Canada. Now, the X5 is put through its paces as a make-shift stunt car, with an owner trying to jump and/or flip it in mid-air. For our amusement, he decided to film the whole attempt, which, as you can imagine, didn’t… …read the full post

Seeing as how the Ferrari 458 Italia is currently dominating headlines with its fire prone nature, a new incident seeks to keep the also flammable Audi R8 on top. Manchester City football player Mario Balotelli has crashed his matte black Audi R8 on the streets of the British city, presumably in a collision with a BMW. While the German supercar didn’t… …read the full post

Electric and hybrid cars are becoming more and more frequent lately, so the US government wants to keep regular customers informed about the performance of such efficient models, and has tasked the Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency with designing new fuel economy labels that will be present on new vehicles in dealerships. The… …read the full post

New reports coming from Germany seem to indicate that General Motors might have some large expansion plans for its European brand Opel. More specifically, it seems that the US corporation wants the Opel brand to be present in other markets except Europe, like the China, Australia or South America. Traditionally, Opel models are usually rebadged before… …read the full post

Quick, what do the Ferrari 458 Italia, the Audi R8 and the Tata Nano have in common? Both the supercars and the cheap compact are extremely fire-prone. After hearing quite a few stories about burning Ferrari 458 Italia models, the Nano is back with a vengeance, as another model went up in flames on the streets of Delhi last week. It seems that as soon… …read the full post

2011 Ford Mustang owners have definitely been on the receiving end of quite a lot of aftermarket tuning options, but most of them were targeted at the top V8 version. Now, Ford dealerships will begin to offer the already announced DUB tuning package, for the Mustang V6. For those who forgot, the DUB package includes a Roush Performance body kit, a… …read the full post

Hot Wheels 1/18 Ferrari 166 Barchetta Elite Version die-cast redRating:List Price: unavailable Sale Price: $105.81 Availability: unspecifiedProduct Description The Ferrari 166 Barchetta is one of the most beautiful car ever produced in Maranello. This a perfect… …read the full post

Camaro Classic Script Logo Neon ClockRating:List Price: unavailable Sale Price: $42.96 Availability: Usually ships in 24 hoursEligible For Free ShippingProduct Description On The Edge Classic Camaro Script Logo Neon Clock is designed to keep track of the time… …read the full post

Even if it was leaked a few hours ago, the 2011 Citroen DS4 has now been officially revealed by the French company, ahead of its debut later this year at the Paris Motor Show. As we revealed earlier today, the DS4 is a five-door crossover, but with a coupe design, as the rear door handles are hidden in the C pillar. It borrows styling cues from the… …read the full post

Chevrolet Bowtie Travel MugRating:List Price: $14.52 Sale Price: $9.69 Availability: Usually ships in 3 to 5 weeksEligible For Free ShippingProduct Description On The Edge Chevrolet Bowtie Travel Mug comes with safety features for those parameters on its stylish… …read the full post

As the Paris Motor Show is fast approaching, the large French carmakers are getting ready to showcase their new models. Among them is the upcoming Citroen DS4 crossover, which will take the French brand further into the upmarket segment it entered with the DS3 compact hatchback. We’ve already seen the DS High Rider crossover coupe concept, but… …read the full post