Italy’s Torino Design Unveils Wildtwelve Hybrid Supercar Concept


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Italian design house Torino Design, established in 2006 by Roberto Piatti, has unveiled a new supercar concept powered by a V-12-based hybrid system. The concept is called the Wildtwelve, and it made its debut at the first-ever Parco Valentino - Salone & Gran Premio held recently in Turin, Italy. The Wildtwelve is ...Read more

Porsche 911 Turbo Owned By Steve McQueen Heads To Auction: Video


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A Porsche 911 Turbo originally owned by Steve McQueen is headed to auction. The Porsche, said to be the last special-order 911 McQueen ever bought, is an original 1976 930 finished in Slate Gray. The early production example, not unlike the very first 911 Turbo, is powered by a turbocharged 3.0-liter flat-six engine sa...Read more

Chinese Rival To Google Working With BMW On Autonomous Car, Prototype To Launch This Year


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Google isn't the only tech giant in the autonomous car game any longer as Chinese search engine giant Baidu is hoping to start testing of a self-driving car this year together with BMW. Baidu signed a partnership agreement with the German automaker in 2014 to develop autonomous car technology and now it has announced t...Read more

Tesla Walking Away From Battery Swapping


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Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] next big advancement in reducing range anxiety was its battery-swapping solution. The technology was announced in 2013 but has only made it to one Supercharger station as of today. During a recent shareholder meeting, the same one where it was announced the Model X SUV was coming soon, Elon Mu...Read more

Tesla Model X Anticipated In “Three Or Four” Months


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Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] let out a few pieces of information during its shareholder conference earlier this week, and CEO Elon Musk also shared that the company’s upcoming Model X SUV is on track to be out in “three or four” months. The high-riding electric car has been delayed a few times due to chan...Read more