Lamborghini Essenza SCV12

Track-only Lamborghini Essenza SCV12 with full carbon chassis meets FIA Hypercar safety standards

With 30 years of experience in using composite materials in the automotive field, it’s not surprising that Lamborghini is the first carmaker to have a car on the market with a carbonfibre roll-cage homologated according to the FIA Hypercar safety standards. The model is the Essenza SCV12 which was developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse and […]

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2021 Rimac Nevera hypercar

2021 Rimac Nevera – the 412 km/h hypercar from Croatia

Croatia, a country across the Adriatic Sea from Italy, is not a particularly large country. Its population of 4.13 million is less than Singapore’s 5 million+ and annual sales volume has been around 63,000 units (apart from last year when new vehicle sales contracted worldwide due to the pandemic). It has a fairly active auto […]

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2021 Bugatti La Voiture Noire

Bugatti’s RM55.1 million La Voiture Noire ready for delivery to only customer

For the 0.003% of the world’s population who are classified as ‘ultra-rich’, buying cars is no longer just about personalization to the highest degree. That may make the car unique but there may still be many of the same model that others can own. These days, some manufacturers are selling cars so exclusive that they […]

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2021 Czinger 21C hypercar

Czinger 21C hypercar ready to go into production with final spec confirmed

Czinger (actually pronounced ‘zinger’), the company that uses an in-house invented Human-AI (Artificial Intelligence) production system to build its vehicles, has unveiled the final production spec of its 21C hypercar. This is the first model in a series of exclusive performance vehicles – only 80 units – created in part using additive manufacturing technologies. Each […]

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TOYOTA GAZOO Racing GR010 HYBRID WEC

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing takes first win of the new Hypercar era of the World Endurance Championship

The signs were good when TOYOTA GAZOO Racing earned a historic first-ever Hypercar pole position as the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) began its new era. TOYOTA GAZOO Racing, an early entrant in the Hypercar category, had its new GR010 HYBRID ready to go and locked out the front row in qualifying for the first […]

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Lamborghini at 2021 Auto Shanghai

Lamborghini Essenza SCV12 makes first public appearance at Auto Shanghai 2021

For this year’s Auto Shanghai motorshow, Lamborghini had three models on display, with the Essenza SCV12 hypercar making it global debut. The Essenza was accompanied by the road-homologated track car Huracan STO which makes its China debut along with the Huracan Fluo Capsule, the latest collection of the vibrant colours for V10 super sports cars […]

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Yamaha offers newly developed 350 kW/476 ps electric motor for hyper-EV models (w/VIDEO)

Yamaha Motor has completed development of an electric motor which it claims reaches the industry’s highest class in output density. This unit, which can be used in hyper-EV models to provide exceptionally high performance, is available for ordering for commissioned prototype development from this month. This would be useful for companies which are not established […]

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2021 Bugatti Centodieci

Prototype development of RM39.2 million Bugatti Centodieci underway

With the Centodieci, Bugatti pays homage to the legendary EB 110. Only ten cars in the Few-off project are being built for an exclusive clientele, all of whom had made their bookings within hours of the concept model being presented at ‘The Quail – A Motorsports Gathering’ in California in mid-2019. Last year, further work […]

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2021 Toyota GAZOO Racing GR010 HYBRID Le Mans Hypercar

Toyota GAZOO Racing reveals GR010 HYBRID Le Mans Hypercar for 2021 WEC

Toyota GAZOO Racing (TGR) will enter its ninth season in World Endurance Championship (WEC) with a brand new racing car – the GR010 HYBRID Le Mans Hypercar. The reigning World Champions and 3-time Le Mans winners will defend those titles in the 2021 championship against new manufacturer competitors using a racing version of the upcoming […]

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2021 Aspark Owl

Aspark Owl – first Japanese electric hypercar – claims acceleration record

The owl isn’t known for any speed records but there is one ‘owl’ that has an acceleration record. It’s the Aspark Owl and was recently confirmed as the quickest accelerating car in the world – 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) in 1.72 seconds, set at the Misano World Circuit in Italy. It is also […]

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