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Volkswagen ‘I.D. R Pikes Peak’ All-Electric Prototype Racing Car Unveiled

Volkswagen has revealed the first images of its new “I.D. R Pikes Peak” racing car ahead of this summer’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. As well as participating in the famous “Race to the Clouds”, the four-wheel drive, all-electric prototype vehicle also previews a future […]

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Italdesign Duerte Confirmed for Production

Italdesign’s new Duerte convertible, unveiled at the recent Geneva motor show, has been confirmed for production. Effectively a targa version of last year’s Zerouno coupé, the new Duerte, which means ‘open’ in Italy’s Piedmontese dialect, will be limited to just five examples. Externally, when compared […]

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World’s First Mass-Producible 3D-Printed Electric Car Revealed in China

Startup electric vehicle company XEV has unveiled a 3D-printed electric car at China’s 3D Printing Cultural Museum in Shanghai, just a few weeks ahead of the annual Beijing motor show. The Italy-based company claims the vehicle, named LSEV, which stands for “Low-Speed Electric Vehicle”, […]

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Huracán Performante Spyder Is Lamborghini’s Most Track-Focused Convertible Ever

Lamborghini’s new Huracán Performante Spyder, unveiled at the Geneva motor show, is now the most track-orientated convertible to have ever come out of the Italian brand’s Sant’Agata Bolognese factory. With its 5.2 litre V10 naturally-aspirated engine, the permanent four-wheel drive drop-top accelerates from 0-62 […]

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CUPRA e-Racer Becomes First 100% Electric Racing Touring Car in the World

SEAT’s new CUPRA e-Racer, which has just made its global debut at the Geneva motor show, is being claimed by the Spanish manufacturer to be the world’s first 100% electric racing touring car. The vehicle is the first touring car that complies with the […]

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