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New Italdesign Zerouno Duerta roadster revealed in Geneva

New Italdesign Zerouno Duerta roadster revealed in Geneva

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The roadster will launch under the Italdesign Automobili Speciali brand, and like the Zerouno coupe, it’ll likely be limited to around five units, with a price tag in excess of £1m expected. Based around the same underpinnings used by the Lamborghini Huracan and Audi R8, a 5.2-litre V10 engine sends power to the rear wheels. Our images only show the roadster with its roof stowed so it’s unclear if the Italian firm has opted for a folding fabric or metal roof arrangement. Other differences over the coupe are the pair of flying buttresses, which nestle each side of the engine cover. The same aggressive rear diffuser, fixed rear wing and quad-exhaust set up are carried over from the coupe. Italdesign claims that the Zerouno coupe is capable of 0-62mph in 3.2 seconds, with a top s
Rimac showed his new supercar

Rimac showed his new supercar

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The appearance of the electric supercar is partially revealed in a fresh video camera. Before the Geneva Motor Show, where Rimac is going to present its second model, it remains to wait very briefly. The Croatian company is heating up interest in the novelty by releasing teasers of an electric hypercar. Until now, the successor to Concept_One is likely to become more powerful and faster, and the company even claims that it will "change the rules of the game." The new teaser reveals little more than the first 22-second length, which was published on the company's official Facebook page. The video is played by incendiary music combined with visual effects, while the commentary to the video says: "Why play by the rules, when you can change the game." In the frames of the fresh vi...
McLaren will present a special version of Senna Carbon Theme in Geneva

McLaren will present a special version of Senna Carbon Theme in Geneva

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Totally five copies of the special version of Carbon Theme from MSO will be built. The British supercar manufacturer McLaren announced that its Special Operations unit (MSO) will present a special version of the Senna hypercar for the title Carbon Theme at the Geneva International Motor Show next week. The whole body of this novelty will be made of carbon fiber with a transparent lacquer and color scheme, which was at the helmet of the famous racer Ayrton Senna. The body of each McLaren Senna hypercar is collected from 67 parts. To make all elements of the body of carbon, you need to spend about a thousand hours of working time. The application of a color scheme in the form of yellow accents requires another 250 hours. In addition, brake calipers are painted in a bright green hue...
The renewed Lister announced a 1000-hp hypercar

The renewed Lister announced a 1000-hp hypercar

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The revived company Lister announced the development of a 1000-hp hypercar, which should become the ideological successor to the Storm model. The teaser of the novelty was published in its twitter by the head of the British brand Lawrence Whittaker. For the first time, the management of the company Lister Motor talked about the possibility of creating a hypercar that could compete with Pagani, McLaren and Koenigsegg cars in 2014. According to preliminary data, the Storm II received a 7.8-liter V12 engine from Jaguar with a capacity of about 1,000 horsepower. Hypercar will be able to accelerate from place to 100 km/h in less than three seconds, and its maximum speed will exceed 400 km per hour. The cost of the car will be about two million pounds sterling (2.78 million dollars). T...
Italdesign Zerouno convertible will show at Geneva motor show

Italdesign Zerouno convertible will show at Geneva motor show

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The Italdesign Zerouno will gain a convertible variant to cater to demand, after the design house sold all five examples of the coupé it produced. The model has been revealed ahead of its Geneva reveal, although the company remains tight-lipped on details, including the open-roof model's name. The car makes up part of Italdesign's 50th anniversary celebrations, and will be on display at the Geneva motor show next month. The V10 supercar is capable of over 200mph and has been launched by the famous Turin-based design house, which was founded by Giorgetto Giugiaro in the late 1960s and now part of Volkswagen Group. It marks the first of several planned low-volume models produced by the new Italdesign Automobili Speciali. Although not officially revealed, the entry-level price f
The Chinese will build a diesel-electric hypercar for the track

The Chinese will build a diesel-electric hypercar for the track

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Chinese company Techrules has published the first image of the track modification of the Hypercar Ren with a diesel-electric power plant. The public premiere of the car will take place in March at the Geneva Motor Show. The novelty is the racing version of the road hypercar, Ren, introduced in 2017. From the civil version of the RS-version is unique single seat in the cabin and aerodynamic body kit. The top version of the Techrules Ren is equipped with six electric units - four behind and two in front, which together give out 1305 horsepower. The diesel engine acts as a power reserve magnifier - a generator that recharges a block of lithium-ion batteries for 28 kilowatt-hours. Hypercar can accelerate from a place to 100 km/h in less than three seconds, and its maximum speed is...
There were photos of the most powerful atmospheric supercar Porsche

There were photos of the most powerful atmospheric supercar Porsche

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The Australian edition Drive published official photos of the updated supercar Porsche 911 GT3 RS, which was equipped with the most powerful atmospheric engine among road cars of the German brand. Subsequently, the pictures were deleted, but they were saved by Motor1. The coupe was equipped with an essentially modernized four-liter six-cylinder naturally aspirated engine, the output of which increased from 500 to 520 horsepower. The amount of torque is not called, but it is assumed that it will be more than the previous 460 Nm, which produced the unit of the former 911 GT3 RS. The renewed supercar is capable of accelerating from place to 100 km / h in 3.2 seconds - 0.1 sec faster than its predecessor. The maximum speed was 312 km per hour. New Porsche 911 GT3 RS received an up...
Toyota showed a 1000-hp hybrid supercar

Toyota showed a 1000-hp hybrid supercar

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The company Toyota presented a prototype of a 1000-hp hypercar called GR Super Sport Concept, which gives an idea of ​​the direction in which the line of sports cars of the Japanese brand will develop. The premiere of the concept will be held at the Tokyo Motor Show, which opens at the end of this week. The novelty is developed by the sports division of Toyota - Gazoo Racing. The vehicle design uses components from the TS050 Hybrid sports prototype, which participates in the World Endurance Championship (WEC). Including, from the racing car, the hypercar has got a 2.4-liter twin-turbo "six" with direct injection, which is part of the hybrid power plant. Its total capacity is 1000 forces. Other information about GR Super Sport in the "Toyota" is not provided. The company only clar
McLaren 570GT received a sports package

McLaren 570GT received a sports package

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The British manufacturer has prepared a set of upgrades for its supercar. The company McLaren Automotive announced the release of the package Sport Pack, thanks to which, according to the manufacturer, the settings of the model McLaren 570GT are approaching the older modification of the 570S. In the McLaren position the model 570GT as a more comfortable version of the 570S - in this version the sports coupe is equipped with softer springs, and the settings of the anti-roll bars and the hydroelectric steering system are changed. Supercar with a set of Sport Pack gets identical 570S settings. In addition, the model will offer new elements of external styling, carbon-ceramic brakes in standard equipment, as well as a glass electrochromic roof, the level of toning which will be ch...
Extreme McLaren Senna photographed at a gas station in the UK

Extreme McLaren Senna photographed at a gas station in the UK

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Live images of the extreme hypercar McLaren Senna appeared on the web. Snapshots of the car, named in honor of the three-time champion of Formula 1 Ayrton Senna, was published by the user hampshirephotography in Instagram. The description states that the hypercar was noticed at one of the gas stations in the UK. McLaren Senna made his debut in mid-December last year. A novelty in the company is called a track car, which is allowed to move on public roads. Hypercar is built on a modernized carbon platform from the 720S. The car body panels are also made of CFRP. The weight of McLaren Senna is 1198 kilograms. Hypercar is equipped with a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine with a capacity of 800 horsepower and 800 Nm of torque. The engine works in tandem with a seven-speed robotic gea...