Tag: Sports Car

Trident Introduces Iceni Magna And Iceni Venturer Models To The World

Today, well known British sport car brand, Trident, has announced that its flagship Iceni sports car will be available to the world very soon. For those of you unaware of the Trident Iceni, it is the world’s fastest and most fuel efficient sports car with a diesel heart. Trident unveiled two new models of the Iceni family today – the Iceni Magna and the Iceni Venturer. The Magna is a fastback version whereas the Venturer is an estate model. While one would think the two models would be boasting a different set of specifications, interestingly, they share the same components inside out. Despite sporting a design which is unconventional, the models can store two holdalls and at least two suitcases. Both the models can achieve a top speed in excess of 190 mph and offer a full tank range of 2000 miles. Trident has also patented a unique torque multiplication....





Dodge Unveils 2015 Challenger At 2014 New York International Auto Show

Dodge has launched the 2015 Dodge Challenger which arrives with increased power, all new interior, segment first 8-speed auto gearbox, an all new Scat Pack model, Scat Pack Shaker trims and more. Dodge hasn’t given the Challenger a drastic makeover but has definitely made the new model look even more retro. Taking inspiration from the 1971 Challenger, Dodge has restyled the exterior with a redesigned bonnet with a larger bulge, a new split grille, projector fog lights, LED halo headlamps and LED taillamps. The interior is all new and offers a perfect blend of a retro yet contemporary look and modern features. There is a new 1971-inspired high sill center console, aluminum bezels, driver-focused instrument panel, 14 interior colors and trims, leather high-performance seats and more. Technology upgrades include an all new 8.4-inch touchscreen media center featuring Uconnect Access system, electronic shifter, Keyless Enter ‘n Go with push button start....



Chevrolet Introduces 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible Model

Chevrolet today unveiled the latest member of the Corvette family, the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible which happens to be the first Z06 Convertible since 1963. Also, the 2015 Z06 Convertible is the most power packed convertible model ever produced by Chevrolet. With no surprise, the Convertible borrows a number of components from the Coupe model, including the powertrain, equipment options, driver technologies and same chassis tuning . However, since it is a drop-top version, the aluminum structure has been stiffened by 20 percent in comparison to the hard-top Z06. The Convertible can also be ordered with the Z07 Performance Package which adds Michelin Pilot Sport Cup tires, Brembo carbon-ceramic matrix brakes and adjustable aerodynamic components at the front and rear. While the Coupe and Convertible models are almost identical, the latter can be distinguished by the thick fabric electronic top that opens or closes in a couple of seconds....





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BMW has introduced the all new 2015 BMW M4 convertible model which is all set to reach US dealerships to join the M4 Coupe late this summer. The M4 is a replacement to the M3 and from the day BMW announced the same, we were expecting a droptop version of the same. Perhaps the most important change on the M4 Convertible model is the new engine. The M4 Convertible equips the same BMW M TwinPower Turbo 3.0 liter inline-6 cylinder heart that powers the M3 Sedan and M4 Coupe. Compared to the previous generation which was powered by a V8 engine, the M4 Convertible’s inline-six puts out an identical 425 hp and a 40 percent increased peak torque of 406 lb-ft. The high revving engine helps the M4 Convertible sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.4 seconds on the manual version while the automatic variant takes 4.2 seconds.....



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Ferrari has unveiled the latest iteration of its most versatile sports car yet. Yes we are talking about the all new Ferrari California T which is the successor of the Ferrari California, and features a new turbocharged V8 engine and upgraded styling. Ferrari engineers have yet again did a fantastic job by developing this new V8 powermill which is not only responsive, powerful and potent, but also benefits from turbo technology which reduces fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Ferrari has used its F-1 resources to build this new 3855 cc engine which is capable of producing 560 CV of max power, translating to 145 CV per liter, and peak torque of 755 Nm which is achieved in 7th gear. The California T accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.6 seconds and 0 to 200 km/h in 11.2 seconds. Being a turbo unit, it is nearly 15 percent more fuel....





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Lamborghini has officially unveiled the successor of the iconic Lamborghini Gallardo and its called the Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4. The Italian sports car manufacturer claims the Huracan to be a step up than the Gallardo in terms of performance and gladly, the figures say the same story. Being the successor of the Gallardo, both the cars have a strong connection between them. Just like the Gallardo, the Huracan also takes its name from the world of bullfighting. The name Huracan has been taken from a bull of Spanish Conte de la Patilla breed who fought his last fight in Alicante in August, 1879. Starting with the engine first, the Huracan is powered by a new 5.2 liter V10 unit which is capable of producing 610 hp / 448 kW at 8250 rpm and peak torque of 560 Nm at 6500 rpm. This new Iniezione Diretta Stratificata family engine features both....



All New 2015 Lexus RC 350 F SPORT To Be Launched This Fall

Recently, Lexus introduced the RC 350 sports coupe and RC F in the US and they were well received by the masses. But this is the not end as Lexus is going to expand the RC 350 lineup with an all new model which will be launched in the US this fall. Joining the RC 350 and RC F this year, is the all new 2015 Lexus RC 350 F SPORT, the pinnacle of this range. Lexus is going to unveil the RC 350 F SPORT at the 84th International Motor Show a.k.a Geneva Motor Show in March. The RC is based on the GS sedan but is a completely new model. It features a shorter wheelbase than Lexus IS and has the same width as the GS, which make it livelier than the two when it comes to spirited driving. The RC 350 F SPORT is the top of....





All New Audi TT To Be Unveiled At The Geneva Motor Show

At the next month’s Geneva International Motor Show, Audi is going to take the wraps off its latest creation, the next generation Audi TT. Yes, it is going to be a completely new iteration of the car which made its debut back in 1998. Just recently, Audi has released the official sketches of the 2015 Audi TT, but the official car would be unveiled in Geneva. What we can collect from the sketches, the new Audi TT will boast a completely redesigned front end featuring a broader and flatter single frame grille, two contours forming a V-pattern on the bonnet, R8-like badge positioning, large air inlets divided by struts, divided headlights with integrated LED daytime running lights and more. Audi will also offer all LED headlights or Matrix LED technology headlights should the customer wishes to pay for it. Other external highlights include wide wheel arches, sill contour, a tornado....



2014 SRT Viper Debuts In Stryker Green Exterior Paint In Detroit

Chrysler Group’s performance division SRT has unveiled the 2014 SRT Viper sports car in an all new exterior paint. Named “Stryker Green,”, the new colour is said to be an evolution of the iconic Snakeskin Green exterior color that was first offered in 2008. Compared to the Snakesskin Green, the new Stryker Green color option features enhanced green and yellow pigments and gets a “liquid mercury” appearance. The color has been introduced while keeping in mind the fans of Viper. The car is all about exclusivity and with the new exterior color option it becomes even more exclusive. “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 with a process that is very similar to what we use for our show....





$75,000 Including Destination Charges

Chevrolet has finally announced the pricing and other related details for the 2014 Camaro Z/28. The US major has confirmed the new Camaro to go on sale this spring and will cost $75,000, including a destination charge of $995. The price does not include tax, title, license and dealer fees. The standard version with the 75k USD price tag will be available in five exterior colors: Red Hot, Black, Silver Ice Metallic, Ashen Gray Metallic and Summit White. Customers willing to pay an additional $1,150 will get air conditioning system and a total of six audio speakers compared to one speaker available on the standard model. “The Camaro Z/28 is an uncompromising performer that’s bred for the track – and every one of its unique components supports the goal of faster lap times,” said Mark Reuss, president, General Motors North America. “It takes the Z/28 back to its racing roots....



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Lamborghini is known for its super radical sports car lineup and one of the latest models to have joined the range is the Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse. The car made its debut at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show and is claimed to deliver high levels of performance. The LP 570-4 is a complete motorsport machine with all the bells and whistles we only see on track-ready cars but is designed to be street legal – meaning customers will get track-like performance on normal city roads. It is the most extreme model of the Gallardo lineup and is based on Gallardo Super Trofeo which races in the world’s fastest one-make series. Unfortunately this will not be a mass production model and will rather be manufactured in limited quantity. The car is priced at € 191,100, plus tax. This extreme Gallardo is powered by the same V10 engine that powers the....





2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S - All You Need To Know

Aston Martin’s Vantage has always been about a well built body powered by one of the most powerful engines from Aston Martin’s stables and with the 2015 V12 Vantage S, the iconic British major continues with the tradition. This is the winning combination that Aston has been using for the Vantage and with the 2015 iteration, the car sets a new benchmark. Starting with the engine first, as the car’s name suggests, it is powered by a powerful V-12 engine with a displacement of 6.0 litres. This mill produces a peak power of 573 PS (565 bhp) arriving at 6,750 rpm while the peak torque of 620 Nm (457 lb ft) is available at 5,500 rpm – an improvement of 55 horsepower and 50 newton meter over the previous version. With that power the car sprints from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds and is capable of reaching 205....



Puts A 268 BHP Turbo Engine

People who had an obsession for tough cars now they do not have to wait longer, because the launch of BBR GT270 has brought the good news that these cars are made just for the people who love to drive high performance Sedan cars. This car is said to be one of the potent cars of Mazda which can meet the roughest conditions and run on all kinds of roads, so people with a rough and tough personality will love this car. Those drivers love to drive a longer way on the rocky and rough mountains will also be happy with its features and overall qualities. Mazda has been known for producing toughest cars for almost three decades and they are producing such cars which are not only fast but will satisfy the owner in true means. The safety features, tough stainless steel body and the refined configuration will be....





A 2.0L 280 PS Engine Under The Hood

There a couple of models that brought Honda into the limelight. One of those cars is the Honda Civic which is quite popular in many of the global markets and still retains its own special place. Last year Honda talked about its ambitions for developing the new Civic Type R in a way to make it the fastest front wheel driven car but had their lips closed when questions were asked about the powertrain. This left all the Civic Type R fans both in excitement and curiosity as we were unaware of specifications of the upcoming Civic Type R. Giving a little amplification to this hotly anticipated car, Honda has officially revealed some more details on the same including the engine. The new Civic Type R will be powered by a direct injection turbocharged 2-litre engine that is capable of putting out at least 280 PS. With such a nice....



Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG the true AMG DNA is premiered at Geneva Motor Show

The dynamic DNA of AMG, in the new Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG, is introduced few days back when nobody thought that the Hatchback has bigger wings of power, performance and comfort. And to give the live appearance to the world, the Geneva International Motor Show is the best premiere occasion for the new A 45 AMG, where it is right now showcased as A 45 AMG Edition 1. Engine Configuration and Performance : Mercedes-Benz has developed hand-built all-new high performance AMG 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre turbo Engine, is superior in its segment in terms of power and performance, and can sprint better than many sports car in the world. The A 45 AMG engine is capable of generating a magnificent output of 360 hp[i.e. 265 kilo-Watts] and a torque of up-to 450 Newton Meters, which is practically in the turbo-charged 4-cylinder engine, is the world’s best in the hatchback segment. The  AMG 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre turbo Engine belongs to the super-performance BlueDIRECT family featuring spray-guided direct petrol injection via piezo injectors centrally located....





Volkswagen unveiled Golf GTI with more efficient performance at Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen’s GTI is known for its high-performance capabilities in the segment of compact cars and this time the power-performance is blended with more improved efficiency in the form of new Golf GTI, which is right now unveiled at the most famous Geneva International Motor Show, in Switzerland. The new sports Golf GTI , is equipped with 4-cylinder turbocharged direct injection petrol Engine, which is capable of generating an output of 217 horsepower[220 PS or 162 kilo-Watts] and  a top torque of 350 Nm, which make it sprint 0 to 62 miles/hour in 6.5 seconds with a top speed of 152 miles/hour[244.62 km/hour], while the other Golf GTI Performance variant, is capable of producing an output of 227 horsepower[230 PS or 169 kilo-Watts] and a same top torque of 350 Nm, which makes it dash 0 to 62 miles/hour in 6.4 seconds with a top speed of 155 miles/hour[249.44 km/hour]. Following the 2014 EU-6 emissions regulation standard, both variants with....



Volkswagen new Golf GTI variants with improved efficiency set to unveil at Geneva Motor Show

The Volkswagen GTI known for its power-packed performance, and with that performance and improved efficiency, Volkswagen is all set to unveil the new Golf GTI variant along with Volkswagen Golf GTD model at the upcoming Geneva International Motor Show starting from March 5th, 2013. Here for the first time, Golf GTI will be available with two variants of power which includes the standard GTI 220-PS and the GTI Performance with 230-PS, are 18% more efficient than the previous model and offers the large brake discs with a mechanical front limited-slip differential. In the segment of compact sports car, the new Golf GTI variant, equipped with 4-cylinder turbocharged direct injection petrol Engine, which is capable of generating an output of 217 horsepower[220 PS or 162 kilo-Watts] and  a top torque of 350 Nm, which make it sprint 0 to 62 miles/hour in 6.5 seconds with a top speed of 152 miles/hour[244.62 km/hour], while the other Golf GTI Performance....





Holden reveals VF Commodore SS V show car ahead of global debut in U.S. as Chevrolet SS

Holden unveils the VF Commodore new SS V show car as a sport luxury show car in Australia, which is also heading a new export campaign to the U.S. in the form of the Chevrolet SS Sports Sedan, which will be unveiled after 2 days in the weekend in United States. The new VF SS V show car defines new standard in the high performance sports luxury range, while featuring the expressive design with enhanced aerodynamics in the exterior and premium luxury inside. The new VF SS V exterior has various features like the attractive custom Fantale orange metallic paint with contrast glossy black multi-spoke wheels. It is called a show car due to the glowing finish emphasises the more sculpted, layered surfacing and bolder graphics, while elegant gunmetal chrome finishing on the front fascia matched with less opened verticle fender vents and gloss black paint on the 5-spoke wheel are adding beauty to the sports luxury car. The use of  jet-black....



Mercedes-Benz unveils dynamic A 45 AMG - a true compact AMG with high power and performance

Mercedes-Benz has just unveiled the A 45 AMG, a new compact sports car inspiration in the segment of Mercedes A-Class, featuring the world’s most dynamic characteristics in terms of power, performance and driving dynamics. The A 45 AMG will have its international premiere at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show starting from March 5th, 2013. Engine Configuration and Performance : Mercedes-Benz has developed hand-built all-new high performance AMG 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre turbo Engine, is superior in its segment in terms of power and performance, and can sprint better than many sports car in the world. The AMG 45 engine is capable of generating a magnificent output of 360 hp[i.e. 265 kilo-Watts] and a torque of up-to 450 Newton Meters, which is practically in the turbo-charged 4-cylinder engine, is the world’s best in the hatchback segment. The  AMG 4-cylinder 2.0 Litre turbo Engine belongs to the super-performance BlueDIRECT family featuring spray-guided direct petrol injection via piezo injectors centrally located in the four combustion chambers. While, with the best power....





Audi new S3 Sportback with class-leading performance and driving dynamics

Audi presents the new S3 Sportback, the perfect combination of engineering and technology, delivering class-leading performance and great driving dynamics. The new Audi S3 Sportsback with 5 doors is equipped with turbocharged 4-Cylinder 2.0 Litre TFSI Engine, which has an incredible power to generate a horsepower of 300[221 kilo-Watts] and a best torque of 380 Nm[280.27 lb-ft] which is continuously available between 1,800 to 5,500 rpm. The new S3 Sportsback is available with the remarkable quattro permanent All-Wheel Drive with redesigned multi-plate clutch, which keeps the enhanced acceleration of high-line S3 while sprinting through the corner, specially tackle the extreme conditions of the road like rain or snow. With the advanced technology of dual-clutch transmission mounted on the steering wheel, provides a choice of automatic D and S modes with manual mode. This advanced transmission mode of selection assist the driver to get sportier performance on lower gears, while delivers best fuel economy figures on tall 6th gear. In the....



Scion will show all 5 models while focusing 2013 FR-S at Chicago Auto Show

Famous in youngster for its sporty nature in delivering the desired power and performance – the Scion is know for its most attractive and sporty models lineup and to set more bigger standard in the segment, Scion is all prepared with one of its exhibit lineup model – the 2013 Scion FR-S here FR-S stands for the Front-engine, Rear-wheel drive, and Sports Model, to be showcased at the upcoming and most awaited show –  2013 Chicago Auto Show, the FR-S sports car went on sale last spring and from then the sports model has won many awards through media channels, and one which is the most honorable – the “Best of 2013”award from Cars.com. Scion in the famous exhibition of Chicago Auto Show, is bringing the five models lineup which will be presented with very user-friendly way in their respective counters and providing the valuable information about the models to the guest with Scion brand and....





Aston Martin new Rapide S is more sportier and luxurious

The more sprinting performance is mated with the new luxury of the four-door sports car from the British Automaker Aston Martin, in the new Rapide S. It has an exclusive beauty of a GT which is optimized by more refinement in the engine performance and efficiency to make a unique and balanced identity in the segment of Luxury 4-doors Sports Car. Engine :    The new Rapide S is coming with a new Rapide Gen 4 AM11 engine which is a next generation engine in terms of technology and delivering ample power to the luxury of new Rapide S. It has a front mid-mounted, all alloy 48 -valve V12, 6.0 Litre engine with a displacement of 5,934 cc and has rear-wheel drive. The V12 Engine can generate a top horsepower of 550[558 PS] at 6,750 RPM which is an improvement of 80 hp[81 PS] i.e. 17% ( in the previous model, it generates 470 hp[477....



Acura NSX Concept - a sexy hybrid supercar revealed at Detroit 2013

On the second press preview day, Acura has revealed their sexy hybrid supercar with next-generation design and premium style in exterior as well as in the interior with its hybrid – NSX Concept – in the Detroit Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013. The dynamic clean presence with new premium interiors, advance technology and class-leading performance is all will make the sexy sports car really competitive in the segment of supercars. On this successful premiere, the vice president of national marketing operations, Mike Accavitti has expressed his view by saying that – “We’re making great progress in delivering on the expectations we created a year ago, with advanced technology that will bring new levels of performance and a unique, dynamic experience to the exotic sports car market.” With the theme of ‘Human Support Cockpit‘, Acura claims to have delivered a super sense of friendly interaction between man and machine by its exclusive driving position, enhance visibility....





Porsche 911 concept of motionless driving- [video]

Using the projection-mapping video, Porsche has revealed the new 911 concept of motionless driving in an event in Porsche Centre Padova, which interprets the 911 stirs up emotions from a standstill.  This latest Porsche 911 video clip which is served as projection screen basically show various colors, moods and conditions like day, winter, rain, off-road and on-road etc. in an innovative style which shows 911 consistency on any condition. The projection mapping video has creative services from drawlight.net. The clip also shows the new Porsche 911 Carrera S slide below in the video.....



2013 Dodge Charger - new AWD Sport package

Dodge has launched the new Dodge Charger AWD Sport 2013. Dodge charger has two powerful engines that deliver up to 370 horsepower. This car has performance capability and efficiency. It is ready to face the challenges to combat most inclement driving conditions. For fuel  efficiency it has the best-in-class V-6 fuel economy moreover  for the first time this car is available with paddle-shifters. Orders are open for the 2013 Dodge Charger All-Wheel Drive. The car would be manufactured at the Brampton (Ont.) Assembly plant from December through February. It is available on the Dodge Charger SXT and SXT Plus AWD models. It is build on the success of rear wheel drive and blacked-out styled Dodge. It has accounted for up to 25 percent of Charger SXT sales. It is expected that Charger R/T would cost just  $1,395 and R/T Plus AWD models for just $1,195. Beside sports feature it has....





2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Black Series Officially Unveiled

Mercedes-Benz has revealed the most dynamic gull-wing and super sports coupe model, by the name of “SLS AMG Coupé Black Series”, inspired by SLS AMG GT3 racing model. This is the 5th Mercedes-AMG Black Series model which claims to have ultimate power for quick laps and have exclusive design, mind-blowing driving experience and high performance driving using lightweight strategy from “AMG Lightweight Performance”. The 2013 AMG is loaded with front mid V8 6.3 Litre Engine behind the front axle, capable of producing a horsepower of 631 [i.e. 464 kilo-Watts]  and a high torque of 635 Newton Meters [i.e. 469 Foot Pounds]. This high performance SLS AMG with the combustion engine delivering a powerful model in the form of 2013 SLS AMG Coupé Black Series. The AMG high performance can accelerates to 0-100 kilometers/hour in just 3.6 seconds with the top speed of 315 kilometers/hour. The 2013 Mercedes-AMG black series has a kerb weight of....



2013 Jaguar XF and XJ -AWD Sports and Luxury Sedans

2013 XF and XJ AWD Engine Configuration and Efficiency : The 2013 Jaguar‘s XF and XJ sports and luxury sedans, is equipped with the power for the All-Wheel Drive system with Jaguar’s all-new aluminium 3.0 Liter V6 supercharged petrol Engine, which is capable of producing a horsepower of 340 at 6500 RPM. With All-Wheel-Drive(AWD) system, the aluminum 3000 CC Engine delivers more comfortable, refined and griped driving experience, on any surface. Both 2013 XF and XJ models has the power to generate a max torque of 450 Nm i.e. 331.9 lb.ft. at 3500-5000 RPM and a torque of 400Nm i.e. 295 lb.ft. over 2000 RPM in case of low-down pulling strength. 2013 XF sports and XJ luxury sedan is equipped with Jaguar’s 8-speed automatic transmission, taken from Jaguar’s ZF model, with the strength of AWD system, unleashes the beast to deliver full power and torque with better economy and reduced....





2013 Audi R8 Spyder and Coupe Variants Prices and Photos

The 2013 Audi R8 has presented three powerhouse and efficient Engines, one model is Audi R8 V8 4.2 Liter, second model is Audi R8 V10 5.2 Liter and the top model is Audi R8 V10 plus, which are naturally powerful but efficient, compact and lightweight incorporated with advanced technology of new 7-speed S tronic. 2013 Audi R8 4.2 FSI V8 Engine Configuration and Performance : The 4.2 Liter Engine is capable of generating a horsepower of 430 i.e. 316 kW at 7900 RPM with a torque of 317.15 lb-feet i.e. 430 Nm in the range of 4500 to 6000 RPM. The 4163 CC displacement engine can make Audi R8 V8 Spyder sprint from 0 to 100 kilometers/hour i.e. 62.14 miles/hour in 4.5 seconds for automatic and 4.8 seconds for manual transmission while touching a top speed of 300 kilometer/hour i.e. 186.41 miles/hour. On the other hand the Audi R8 V8 Coupe....



2013 Hyundai Elantra Sports Coupe

Sports Coupe Engine : The 2013 sports coupe of Hyundai, Elantra has two sports variant the Elantra Coupe GS and Elantra Coupe SE, both has 1.8 Liters, 4-cylinder 1797-cc Engine of 16-valve with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing(D-CVVT), capable of generating a horsepower of 148 in Elantra Coupe GS at 6500 RPM and a horsepower of 145 in Elantra Coupe SE at 6300 RPM. The Engine with multi-point fuel injection, produces a torque of 131 lb.-feet at 4700 RPM in Elantra Coupe GS and a torque of 130 at 4700 RPM in Elantra Coupe SE. The front wheel drive Elantra Sports Coupe is available with the standard feature of 6 speed manual transmission and an optional feature of 6 speed automatic transmission system with Active Eco system and SHIFTRONIC in both sports variants of Elantra. Sports Coupe Performance: By making the good combination of power and comfort, the Elantra Sports....





Special Edition Lotus Evora sports car 2012

Special edition Lotus Evora sports car Upcoming Geneva Motor Show in March will present Kimi Raikkonen showcase a special edition Lotus Evora sports car. Lotus have an Evora convertible with high end features. Evora GTE will have 444 bhp engine showcasing gold and black accents, exclusive luxury one of a kind sports car.