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Blog: Vauxhall’s long lost sports car – the original GT Concept

Vauxhall’s new 2016 concept isn’t the first to wear the GT moniker; we remember the almost-forgotten 1960s classic When Vauxhall-Opel’s designers set out a few months ago to uncover the all-important history that would provide provenance for their latest Geneva design study – called GT Concept – they at first cameRead More

Kia GT sports car to be joined by Fiesta ST rival

Kia will expand its GT-badged range to include a Fiesta ST rival based on the Rio hatchback, as well as the firm’s long-awaited sports car The Kia GT sports car is set to reach production in 2017, heralding the launch of more performance cars from the Korean maker that willRead More

BRG Sports And 360fly Partner To Develop Helmets With Built-In 4K 360-Degree Video

BRG Sports, parent company to helmet manufacturers Bell and Giro, and 360fly, manufacturers of single-lens 360-degree camera technology, have announced a formal partnership to develop a line of helmets that will feature 360fly’s stitchless, 360-degree video capture technology. A line of working prototypes for the powersports, cycling, and snow categoriesRead More

Throwback Thursday – What is a sports car? 9 November 1934

Defining a modern sports car is relatively simple – but in the 1930s, this emerging class of vehicle took some explaining Car manufacturers love devising new segments in which to place their models, but back in the 1930s, even defining a ‘sports car’ prompted a fair amount of head scratching.Read More

Yamaha Sports Ride Concept

Leave it to a motorcycle manufacturer to create a car that moto enthusiasts can appreciate! The Yamaha Sports Ride Concept is a lightweight little two-seater with supercar proportions, engineered with a carbon-fiber chassis to keep weight to just 1,650 lbs. Key to the concept is the iStream manufacturing process developedRead More

Yamaha Sports Ride Concept New Photos + Video

Of all the vehicles shown at this week’s Tokyo Motor Show, Yamaha’s Sports Ride concept car is perhaps the most intriguing. It’s notable because it might signal the emergence of Yamaha as an automobile builder and because of its innovative carbon-fiber chassis that results in a weight claimed to beRead More

2016 Honda Civic, Dodge Viper’s Death, Yamaha Sports Car: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Honda Civic First Drive Now well into its fifth decade on sale in America, the Honda Civic is at one of life’s big turning points–the extreme-makeover point. The suspense is palpable: Will it quit its day job and open an Etsy boutique? Put itself onRead More

New rotary-engined Mazda sports car concept – first picture

Sports car concept to be shown at Tokyo motor show; Mazda hints strongly at rotary power Mazda has revealed it will unveil a new sports car concept at the Tokyo motor show – prompting speculation it could be a forerunner to a new, rotary-engined Mazda RX-8 road car. So far,Read More

New Vauxhall Astra Sports Tourer revealed

News 10 Sep, 2015 More practical estate version of the new Vauxhall Astra has been unveiled ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show debut Latest

New TVR sports car already sold out for 2017

News 27 Aug, 2015 Revived TVR takes 250 orders for Cosworth-powered sports car in first six weeks, filling 2017 delivery slots Latest

2016 Subaru BRZ Sports Car Gets Lower Price, More Equipment

Sometimes prices really do go down—even on sports cars. Subaru has cut prices by $ 300 across its BRZ model line for 2016. Versus the 2015 BRZ, Subaru has also added standard equipment. The base-model 2016 Subaru BRZ Premium is now priced at $ 26,190, including the typical $ 795Read More

Gibbs Sports Amphibians At AIMExpo

The press release from AIMExpo was touting an increased amount of manufacturers will be showcasing new products this October 15-18 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando. Included OEMs were recognizable names such as BMW, Can-Am, Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, etc., but what caught our eye was the unfamiliar Gibbs Sports Amphibians. TheRead More