Carzone.ie January 2011 News

Spy Shots: Lamborghini Aventador caught wearing only camo

Spy Shots: Lamborghini Aventador caught wearing only camo

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

We won't necessarily argue with an automaker (especially Lamborghini) unwrapping its new hotness from the inside out. Recently, we received a photo of the Murciélago replacement's new pushrod suspension – something we were first discovered during our talks with the Lamborghini's CEO, Stephan Winkelmann, at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. Now, our intrepid spy photographers have snapped Lamborghni's new flagship, tentatively dubbed Aventador, wearing nothing but swirly camouflage over its newly redesigned body....

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VW unveils road-legal Race Touareg and Gold Edition

VW unveils road-legal Race Touareg and Gold Edition

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

Volkswagen has unveiled two new Touareg SUVs at the inaugural Qatar motor show. One is a rather cool road-going version of the Race Touareg 3 that’s just notched up a victory at the 2011 Dakar rally, and the other is an awful monster called the Touareg Gold Edition.

Let’s start with the good stuff – what do we know about this new VW Race Touareg 3?...

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What the Feltz have you done to my Ferrari?

What the Feltz have you done to my Ferrari?

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

Serial Ferrari buyer and collector Chris Evans must be feeling a bit sore today after fellow Radio 2 presenter, Vanessa Feltz, allegedly reversed into his pride and joy - a Ferrari 599 GTO....

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Bugatti Veyron Super Sports: Kicking the power bar through the uprights

Bugatti Veyron Super Sports: Kicking the power bar through the uprights

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

Great driving report here with the awesome Bugatti Veyron Super Sports. A must read!

Even as the speedo heads towards the 300-kph mark in the Bugatti Veyron Super Sports, the traction control fights to rein in 1,184 hp of pure fury behind my head. I know it cannot get better than this. This time....

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Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4: Name almost confirmed!

Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4: Name almost confirmed!

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

German “Auto Motor und Sport” is reporting that the new Lamborghini will most likely be called Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 and will be shown at the Geneva Motor Show. Power will be coming from a new V12 6.5 liter engine with 700bhp. Traction is delivered by a permanent all-wheel drive....

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Volvo bringing all-wheel-drive V60 plug-in hybrid

Volvo bringing all-wheel-drive V60 plug-in hybrid

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

Volvo has announced plans to bring a "virtually production ready" V60 plug-in hybrid to the Geneva Motor Show this March, and if it makes it to market, it will be both the automaker's first gasdiesel-electric production model and the first all-wheel-drive plug-in hybrid to be sold in the States....

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Spy Shots: 2012 Volkswagen (new new) Beetle

Spy Shots: 2012 Volkswagen (new new) Beetle

Jan 28, 2011   |   #News

Honestly Volkswagen? Why even bother with camo? If you're going to parade the 2012 Beetle out in the open – with it's chopped roofline and redesigned rump – is a little bit of paint-matching trim around the headlamps really worth the effort? And while we're at it, the bright silver paint isn't doing your clandestine efforts any favors, either....

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