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Just under £300k could get you one of the most beautiful cars I’ve ever seen. When is was a kid I had a small Corgi model of a Bentley Continental fastback and I have always considered it to be the most beautiful car to ever come from the British manufacturer. Until now. Feast your eyes on this beauty. Isn’t it stunning? I found this on eBay. It is bespoke coachbuilt car and only 5 will be made. Here is what the eBay ad says: 1953 Bentley R Type Fastback CoupéRead More
Toxic Green Lotus Exige S V6 Cup
Lotus’ suit bright colours better than most. Doesn’t this Lotus Exige S V6 Cup look great in Toxic Green? I’ll make no secret of the fact that I love Lotus’ and I dare say that I love them even more in bright colours. My favourite colour on the S1 Elise has always been Scandal Green so it is no surprise that this Exige V6 Cup in the new Toxic Green is right up my street. Images courtesy of The Lotus Forums and the car is currently for sale at LipscombeRead More

Posted On January 14, 2014By DavidIn CARPORN, FEATURED, FEATURES

CARPORN – Stryker Green SRT Viper

Striking new colour for the SRT Viper – Stryker Green SRT (Street and Racing Technology) have introduced “Stryker Green” for the hardcore Viper. It is an evolution of the iconic Snakeskin Green exterior color that first appeared in 2008, which features “enhanced green and yellow pigments and a “liquid mercury” appearance.” “We’re continuing to develop and build unique, low-volume, special-edition colors for the Viper that adds to the exclusivity of our American-built flagship supercar,” said Ralph Gilles, President and CEO, SRT Brand and Motorsports. “Every SRT Viper is painted withRead More

Posted On January 10, 2014By DavidIn CARPORN, FEATURES

CARPORN – McLaren P1 at the ‘ring

The P1 returns to the CARPORN section. This time at the Nurburgring The McLaren P1 has featured in our CARPORN section several times before. You could say it is a bit of a favourite of ours. This time it returns with some images from last years visit to the ‘ring. Enjoy. Remember we are on Facebook & Twitter so don’t forget to like and follow us. We’re also on Google+ so check us out there too.  Read More
Mercedes create exquisite concept for the upcoming release of Gran Turismo 6 What you see here is not a real car, you cannot buy one regardless of how many oil fields you own. You can however drive one in your bedroom. This is because this AMG Vision Gran Turismo has been created by Mercedes solely for the digital realm of Gran Turismo 6. “By virtue of its proportions and expressive appearance, the Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo embodies the brand’s defining design philosophy of sensuous purity in a unique way.Read More
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Posted On May 7, 2013By iPISTONIn CARPORN, FEATURES, Videos

CARPORN: Mad Mike’s Red Bull RX7

A drive of a lifetime and one awesome looking RX7: The Crown Range, New Zealand. 47 corners, 1076 metres elevation, 10.4km long. The country’s highest paved roadway. For a moment in time it belongs to one man, Mike Whiddett. The moment will become, the drive of a lifetime. The former state highway cuts a path between Queenstown and Wanaka. It is a short cut, which has long been a route for travellers. The first track dates back to the early gold rush days. The road now is still one ofRead More
If you like your supercars from Japan rather than Italy then the new Honda NSX could be perfect for you. If that does apply to you then get your chequebook out because for a deposit of £5,000 potential owners can be among the first in the UK to get behind the wheel of the brand new Honda NSX when it hits showrooms in 2015. The NSX will be powered by a mid-mounted, direct-injected V6 engine mated to Honda’s Sport Hybrid SH-AWD (Super Handling All-Wheel Drive) system. “The interior package boastsRead More
McLaren P1 Bahrain

Posted On April 18, 2013By DavidIn CARPORN, FEATURES

CARPORN: More McLaren P1 in Bahrain

We got a little excited over the last lot of images McLaren released of the P1 in Bahrain. McLaren have gone and released more from the shoot and they are just as stunning. Hats off again to George Williams. Remember we are on Facebook & Twitter so don’t forget to like and follow us. We’re also on Google+ so check us out there too.Read More


CARPORN: Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak

Peugeot to return to Pikes Peak with Sebastian Loeb and the 208 T16 Pikes Peak 24 years after they last conquered it. Aggressive, racy, ferocious even… These are some of the adjectives that describe the awesome Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak which is poised to take up the challenge of the world’s highest motorsport event on June 30! The car which Sébastien Loeb will drive in Colorado boasts a highly distinctive design: “Its proportions are very different to those of the production 208,” observes Michael Trouvé who is in charge of silhouetteRead More
I have a dream and that dream involves rocking up in Chelsea in a Mercedes G63 6X6 AMG. Range What!? The ‘normal’ Mercedes G63 AMG is hardly a subtle vehicle. It’s a boxy four wheel drive with a twin-turbocharged 5.5-litre V8 under the bonnet that produces 544hp. Thankfully in some parts of the world more is most certainly more. Mercedes have recognised this and revealed the new G63 6X6 AMG. Yes that means three axles, six wheels, six wheel drive and it still hits sixty in under six seconds. This car could make Gok Wan seem manlyRead More

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