Meet The Very First Koenigsegg

Meet The Very First Koenigsegg

While Koenigsegg’s first model sold to the public was the CC8S launched in 2002, of which just six examples were built, there’s an even older car from the Swedish supercar marque. Recently, CEO and founder Christian von Koenigsegg revealed the inspiration behind Koenigsegg and how he actually went about raising funds to start it. With… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Porsche Unveils Very Limited 911 Carerra GTS Rennsport Reunion Edition

Porsche Unveils Very Limited 911 Carerra GTS Rennsport Reunion Edition

To coincide with the fifth annual Porsche Rennsport Reunion, held from the 25th to the 27th at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Porsche today unveiled a limited edition model inspired by the event. The 2016 Porsche 911 Carerra GTS Rennsport Reunion Edition is limited to just 25 examples, all of which will be sold in North America. ALSO SEE: VW Group… High Gear Media Network Feed

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F1 Veteran Ross Brawn Helps Launch Book About A Very Special Ferrari 250 GT

F1 Veteran Ross Brawn Helps Launch Book About A Very Special Ferrari 250 GT

All Ferraris are special. And Ferrari 250 GT Short Wheelbase models are even more so. But an example whose pedigree includes three victories at the hands of legendary pilot Sir Stirling Moss? “Special” doesn’t really do it justice. Which is why instead of a singular adjective, chassis number 2119 is now the subject of an exhaustive history by… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Very First Bugatti Veyron Sells For $1.8 Million At Monterey Auction

Very First Bugatti Veyron Sells For $1.8 Million At Monterey Auction

There’s virtually nothing to write about the Bugatti Veyron that hasn’t been covered before. Even a decade after its release, the initial model’s specs remain breathtaking: 1,001 metric horsepower (987 hp for us Americans), 16 cylinders, four turbochargers, ten radiators, and a 253-mph top speed. Of course, there’s also the million-dollar-plus… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Watch People Ride The Very Real Lexus Hoverboard: Video

Watch People Ride The Very Real Lexus Hoverboard: Video

What happens when you combine the oldest Japanese luxury brand, 200 meters of magnetic track, a pair of -197 degree C “cryostats,” and a specially designed skatepark outside Barcelona, Spain? You get an absolutely fantastic way to break your wrist. Yes, the hoverboard Lexus has been teasing for months is very real, and the company has just… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Very First Bugatti Veyron Headed To Auction At Monterey

Very First Bugatti Veyron Headed To Auction At Monterey

There’s virtually nothing to write about the Bugatti Veyron that hasn’t been covered before. Even a decade after its release, the initial model’s specs remain breathtaking: 1001 horsepower, 16 cylinders, four turbochargers, ten radiators, and a 253-mph top speed. Of course, there’s also the million-plus dollar entry fee, and the operating costs… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Study: Consumers Very Interested In Electric Cars & Hybrids. Diesels, Not So Much

Study: Consumers Very Interested In Electric Cars & Hybrids. Diesels, Not So Much

Last week, we told you about a new study commissioned by Audi, which proves that consumers want to see more diesel vehicles in U.S. showrooms. That struck us as awfully convenient, since Audi has been trying for years to persuade Americans that diesels provide the improved fuel economy and reduced emissions they crave. Now, by complete… High Gear Media Network Feed

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