The Polaris Slingshot

The Polaris Slingshot Is Way More Fun Than You’re Willing To Believe

Prepare yourself before sliding into the bucket seat of a Polaris Slingshot. There will be reactions. Big ones, small ones. Kids shrieking with joy. Grownups shooting glances as sour as month-old milk. A leathery-tan grandma with cigs in her waistband may ask for a ride. If you’ve already got a passenger, she’ll offer to sit […]

Dendrobium-D-1

Dendrobium To Produce D-1 Electric Hypercar In UK

Following industrialist Sir James Dyson’s controversial announcement that his new electric car will be built in Singapore rather than the UK, in contrast the new British electric hypercar maker Dendrobium Automotive Limited said last week that it is looking to manufacture its all-electric D-1 hypercar in Great Britain. Ironically the Dendrobium D-1 was initially conceived […]

Mclaren

Mclaren Speedtail Revealed — It’s A Silver Speeding Bullet

The McLaren Speedtail hypercar is finally here, and it’s a streamlined stunner. The whole car is slicker than a bar of soap, and everything about it is there to make it the fastest McLaren road car in history — a combination of sophisticated design and astonishing speed. Grilles and air intakes are kept small and […]

McLaren

McLaren Confirms It’s Building Yet Another New Hypercar

Remember McLaren’s Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo concept? It was a video-game supercar with an incredibly strange prone seating position created as part of a partnership with Gran Turismo. Well, McLaren just confirmed to PistonHeads that it’s building a new hypercar, codename BC-03, and it could be inspired by the Vision Gran Turismo. McLaren didn’t go […]

McLaren 600LT

McLaren 600LT: Meet The Ultimate Sport Series

You knew this was coming. Introducing the McLaren 600LT, the long-tail, more-horsepower top-dog cousin of the McLaren 570S. And while McLaren will continue to keep certain details away from us until the 600LT’s dynamic debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month, here’s everything we can tell you now about Woking’s latest Long Tail. […]

The Brabham BT62

Watch the Brabham BT62 Do Its Thing on Track

Brabham’s new track-only monster, the BT62 came out of nowhere, but it’s here to stay, with a 700 horsepower naturally-aspirated V8, as well as a wing that gives it 2645 lbs. of downforce to help Michelin’s slicks stay on course. And since a total of 70 BT62s will be build in Australia, Brabham took the […]

Brabham Bt62 Supercar

Brabham Bt62 Supercar And Its Naturally Aspirated V8 Revealed

Brabham, a name long associated with racing, and intends to return to Le Mans, has just revealed its new supercar, the BT62. And from the looks of it, it’s pretty typical modern supercar design. There are all manner of cavities from scoops to vents, channels to grilles. It’s a very swoopy, curvy design that almost […]

2019 Corvette ZR1

The 755 Horsepower Corvette ZR1 Will Warp Your Perception of Speed

I knew it was going to be scary; I really did. I have a reasonable enough amount of track time in the already absurd, 650-horsepower Corvette Z06, that I knew, with reasonable certainty, that whatever the 2018 Corvette ZR1 could do around Road Atlanta, my driving ability would not be enough to keep up. The […]

HP Corvette-Based

The Equus Throwback Is A 1000-HP Corvette-Based Supercar With Deeply Retro Vibes

Equus, the same U.S.-based firm behind the fantastically cool Bass 770 muscle car, is back again with another stylish creation, the Throwback. It’s a supercar based on the C7-generation Corvette packing up to 1000 horsepower, 822 lb.-ft. of torque, a claimed 0-60 time of 2.5 seconds, and a top speed of over 220 MPH. While […]

What you should know about Formula E

What you should know about Formula E

As our production cars make the slow change to green power, it’s only right that our race cars do too. It’s more necessary for them as they’re clearly more polluting than our little 1000CC city cars! Does this mean racing will be less fun and engaging? The idea of a silent race is very odd, […]