2009 Subaru Impreza WRX and 2.5 GT

August 3, 2008

Subaru has officially released the new 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX in the US which receives a power increase of 41 hp from the previous version. Another version of Impreza released is the 2.5GT model which is powered by a 224 hp turbocharged intercooled engine.

The new 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX is powered by a 2.5-liter turbocharged intercooled Boxer engine mated to a 5-speed manual transmission to produce 265 hp at 6,000 rpm and 244 lb-ft of maximum torque at 4,000 rpm, a significant increase compared to the standard 224 hp and 226 lb-ft from the 2008 model.

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Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport

August 2, 2008

Bugatti has released the targa-style Bugatti Veyron known as the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport. The Grand Sport is expected to make its debut at the Pebble Beach Concourse d’Elegance and will be auctioned the next day by Gooding & Company.

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Alfa Romeo 169 Design Study

August 2, 2008

The images on this post are the few designs of the Alfa Romeo 169 concepts created by 15 students from the Polytechnic School of Design (SPD) in Milan, Italy.

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MTM RS6 R Audi Avant

August 2, 2008

Motoren Technik Mayer GmbH (MTM) from Wettstetten, Germany has released its tuning package for the Audi Avant sport wagon. The standard Audi Avant RS6 is powered by a 580 bhp 5.0-liter FSI twin turbo V10 engine but MTM manage to get 656 bhp at 6,180 rpm and 785 Nm (standard is 650 Nm) with only ECU modification only. MTM could also regulates the top speed increments electronically at 279, 290 or 310 km/h. The MTM RS6 R now able to accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.9 seconds (standard is 4.6 seconds). All the above is priced at € 3999.

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Edo Competition Lamborghini Murcielago LP 710/2

August 2, 2008

Edo Competition, German car tuning specialist, has released the Lamborghini Murcielago LP710/2 which is based on the already powerful Murcielago LP 640.

The Edo Competition Lamborghini Murcielago LP 710/2 produces 710 hp (522 kW) at 7,625 rpm and 700 Nm (516 lb-ft) of maximum torque at 6,400 rpm. The Murcielago LP 710/2 accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.2 seconds, reaching 200 km/h in less than 10 seconds and with the top speed of more than 360 km/h.

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