The C63 AMG just made its North American premiere at the 2007 Los Angeles International Auto Show. Like any AMG vehicle, the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG packs a lot of power under its hood. The naturally-aspirated 6.3L engine produces 451 horsepower at 6,800 rpm and a maximum 443 lb-ft of torque. For more on performance and design improvements to the C63 AMG, watch our video coverage and browse… Continue reading
The 255hp Lotus Elise 2-Eleven made an appearance at the recent 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show. The 2-Eleven is a performance sport coupe that hits 60mph in 3.8 seconds and 100mph in 8.5 seconds.
To see the three-way Lotus Sport color scheme, watch our video from LAIAS.
You can also watch the Lotus Elise 2-Eleven Video on YouTube.
The 3rd generation 2008 Porsche 911 GT2 debuted at the 2007 Los Angeles International Auto Show. The 570hp, GT2 is lighter than its 911 Turbo brother and has more brute force than its 911 GT3 sibling.
Watch our video of the 911 GT2 debut and let us know if you believe its 7:32 Nürburgring lap time.
You can also watch the 2008 Porsche 911
Catch a glimpse of the coveted 2009 GT-R in our auto show photo galleries. The arrival of the Nissan GT-R in the US just whets the appetites of those who have been longing after the vehicle made famous in film and video games. Let us know if you will be lining up in June 2008 to get your hands on the GT-R.
We first brought you photos of the 2008 BMW M3 Concept from the 2007 Geneva Auto Show and now, we have photos of the 2008 BMW M3 Coupe from the 2007 LA Auto Show. Check them out and let us know what you think of the 4th generation BMW M3 Coupe.
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The highly anticipated 2009 Nissan GT-R wowed the crowds at the 2007 LA Auto Show. Nissan’s President, Carlos Ghosn, presented the GT-R which features an all-new 3.8-liter twin turbo V6 producing 480 horsepower and an estimated 430 lb-ft of torque, backed by an all-new, paddle-shifted GR6 sequential 6-speed dual clutch rear transaxle.
When June 2008 rolls around and you can finally get your hands on a GT-R, expect… Continue reading
The 10th generation, 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution debuted at the 2007 Los Angeles International Auto Show with an all-new aluminum 291 horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged intercooled engine (300 lb-ft of torque) and a lean, muscular look. The shark-inspired front end and low center of gravity gives the Evo a fierce, aggressive look, fitting of its performance capabilities. The Lancer Evo will come with 18″ BBS forged alloy wheels, Brembo brakes, Recaro… Continue reading
Boasting a new aluminum 4.0-liter V8, the 4th generation 2008 BMW M3 Coupe graced the 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show with its presence. The new V8 does 0-60 in 4.7 seconds, redlines at 8,400 rpm, and produces 414 horsepower, which is a 24% horsepower increase from the previous generation. The engine also consumes 8% less fuel. The carbon fiber roof panel adds to the sporty, aggressive look while also cutting… Continue reading
The waiting is over. The 2009 Nissan GT-R has landed stateside at the 2007 LA Auto Show. No longer the unobtainable object of desire on a video game or in the movies, the GT-R will be available on sale for the first time in North American in June 2008.
Under the hood, the Nissan GT-R features an all-new 3.8-liter twin turbo V6 producing 480 horsepower… Continue reading
The arrival of the 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution at the 2007 LA Auto Show was greatly anticipated. Based on the Concept X that debuted in 2005 at the 39th Tokyo Motor show, the Lancer Evo (generation 10) represents the pinnacle of Mitsubishi’s rally-inspired technology and engineering.
The 2008 Lancer Evolution showcases new performance and technologies like the all-new 291 horsepower 2.0-litre turbocharged/intercooled engine and Super-All… Continue reading
You may remember the movie Bullitt and the iconic chase scene through San Fran where Steve McQueen drove a dark “Highland Green” 1968 Ford Mustang G.T.390 Fastback after two hitmen in a 1968 Dodge Charger R/T 440 Magnum. Well, Ford has brought back the Bullitt with Ford’s Racing Technology and the launch of the limited edition 2008 Mustang Bullitt (most recently at the 2007 LA Auto Show)… Continue reading
TOKYO (Oct. 24, 2007) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., today announced the launch of the Nissan GT-R, a new multi-dimensional performance machine that lives up to the concept of “an ultimate supercar for anyone, anywhere, at anytime”. The Nissan GT-R features a newly developed Premium Midship package, including the world’s first independent transaxle 4WD developed independently by Nissan. The Nissan GT-R will be available in Japan mainly through Nissan High… Continue reading