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Lamborghini Veneno: The Hypercar That Surprised Even Its CEO
Lamborghini Veneno: The Hypercar That Surprised Even Its CEO

Of all the hypercars on display at this week's Geneva Motor Show, the Lamborghini Veneno may go down in history as the least rational and most astonishing. With only four copies total to be made, the 220-mph, $4.6 million carbon-fiber is a lawn dart aimed right at the heads of the competing McLaren...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Impala
2014 Chevy Impala, 2013 Viper, 2013 Lexus RX Priced: Car News headlines

Today at High Gear Media, Chrysler announced it will auction off the first 2013 SRT Viper for charity and Lamborghini trademarked a new name. Chrysler updated the 2013 Ram 1500 with new technology to get better fuel economy and Nissan tried to curb range anxiety. All this and more in today's car...Read More»

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2012 Geneva Motor Show Highlights: Neutral Ground, Opulence And Excess

Of all the world's auto shows, the Geneva Motor Show has traditionally served as one of opulence and design. It's also increasingly been where some of the top sports cars, supercars, and prestige luxury cars take a bow. Just as the Swiss city serves as a middle ground in so many other ways, it...Read More»

2012 BMW 6-Series convertible first drive
2012 BMW 6-Series, Lamborghini Sales, Geneva Motor Show: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Ayrton Senna's race helmet gets sold at auction and GM forms an alliance with PSA Peugeot Citroen. Automakers gear up for the Geneva Motor Show and NASCAR fined team number 48. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. Ferrari released video...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe
2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Simraceway, Ferrari: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Mercedes-Benz reveals its new Formula 1 race car while Ferrari teased the 599 replacement. Lamborghini talks about supercar sales in China and a 1969 Dodge Charger was stolen. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We reviewed the 2013...Read More»

Utah Truck Driver Wins Lamborghini, Crashes It Within Hours: Video

When you spend all day driving Frito-Lay trucks, it's probably hard not to daydream about what it might be like to have something far more nimble, attractive, and valuable to wheel around. For Utah's David Dopp, that daydream became reality when he won a Lamborghini Murcielago valued at $300,000 in...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Volt 5dr HB Angular Front Exterior View
Car Of The Year Short List, New NSX and Volt Sales: Car News Headlines

The North American Car and Truck of the Year short list is out--has your nominee been left on the cutting-room floor? (Do they even have "cutting rooms" anymore?) Attention, people: the Honda Ridgeline is not going anywhere, says Honda, so will you please stop rumormongering? The U.S. Treasury...Read More»

2011 Porsche Sport Drive
2011 Porsche Sport Drive: Getting Butts In Seats

Porsche has stated in no uncertain terms that it wants to grow its sales volume. Porsche feels it has a perception issue -- it thinks consumers view its cars as expensive and impractical. Like other automakers, it realizes that one of the best ways to help change peoples minds is to get butts in...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Cruze
Chevy Cruze, Jeep Wrangler, Lenny Kravitz: Car News for May 17, 2011

The 2012 Chevrolet Cruze is shopping its 38-mpg highway rating to the media today. Relax, Cruzey--you had us at "active aero." [GreenCarReports] You might think it's charming in a Ferris Bueller way, but the way this 22-year-old clocked out a Lamborghini Murcielago is no laughing matter. Well...Read More»

2011 Porsche 911 GTS
Today at High Gear Media: Recalls, Stop-Start and Porsche 911

Car insurance premiums are on the rise--just as we're reporting fewer claims. Huh? [TheCarConnection] Big Toyota recalls in 2010 drove the number of new-car safety complaints to a recent record high. [TheCarConnection] Ford expects fuel-economy gains as it adds stop-start technology to its fleet...Read More»

Screencap from Need For Speed trailer
Video: Pagani Zonda, Lamborghini Murcielago Star In New 'Need For Speed' Commercial

As far as videogames go, EA does many things well -- The Sims, for example. Or Rock Band. Unfortunately, the company's racing title Need for Speed hasn't garnered the same buzz as its competitors, like Turn 10's Forza Motorsport and Polyphony Digital's Gran Turismo. (Though in fairness, half of the...Read More»

2010 Fireball Run day six, distributing flyers, shirts, and cards
Fireball Run: The Attainable Chevrolet Camaro SS Gets More Attention Than The Lamborghinis

The Fireball Run is over and the dust has settled. Done and gone are the days full of missions and bonuses, yelling and high stress discussions about where something might be. As a week has passed one thing has been stuck on my mind. The way the public reacts to the Camaro. In the Fireball run...Read More»

Paris
High Gear Media's Social Media Cheat Sheet For The 2010 Paris Auto Show

Chances are good that you're reading this from an office cubicle somewhere in America. Or Canada. Or maybe Australia. Or any other place on the globe that isn't the 2010 Paris Auto Show. Not to worry, though -- many of us are right there with you, scarfing down Lunchables from the vending machine...Read More»

2010 Lamborghini Murcielago LP640-4 Roadster
Las Vegas Exotic-Car Showrooms Charge You To Look

Only in Las Vegas would you find Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini, Saleen, Bugatti and other super-cars sitting around hotel lobbies all shiny and expensive. They aren't decoration. Two of the most successful exotic car dealerships in the United States are inside the Wynn-Encore and Palazzo hotels...Read More»

2010 Aston Martin One-77
Today in Car News: Electric Cars, VW Passat

How about a 750-horsepower Aston Martin One-77? Why yes, we'll take two, thanks very much. [AutoExpress] California wants to see one million electric cars on its highways by the year 2020. Those Mattell boys need to get cracking. [Detroit News] We've been reporting it ad nauseum since last October;...Read More»

2011 Chrysler Town & Country
Today at High Gear Media: New Chryslers, Paying Cash for Cars

The barrage of new Chryslers coming in 2011 hit Twitter this morning like a 140-character-count tidal wave. Luckily, a minivan held them all safe in its clutches. [TheCarConnection] The Jeep Patriot's back for more off-road action, with touchy-feely interior bits and slight styling mods. When can...Read More»

2011 Bentley Continental GT
Today at High Gear Media: Bentley Continental, Lambo Jota

There's a 2011 Bentley Continental GT prowling the Internet--and we'll have more to go with this preview as we cover the 2010 Paris auto show. [MotorAuthority] Competing for eyeballs and press-kit eBayers in Paris: the 2012 Lamborghini Jota, being teased piece by piece like the wares offered at...Read More»

Screencap from Ferrari's YouTube channel
Battle Of The Brands: Exotics And Premiums Disappoint On YouTube

Well, we've nearly come to the end of our look at automakers and their YouTube channels. We've already hit up American companies, as well as their European and Asian competitors. Now we reach the last leg of the trip: exotic and premium brands. And you might not be surprised to hear that this leg...Read More»

Lamborghini Murcielago LP640
Middle Eastern Supercar Hoodlums Torment Posh Parts of London

Let's face it, this is hardly home invasion or drive-by shootings. But some of London's most expensive residential neighborhoods are feeling beset by a particularly specialized new threat: public misbehavior by supercar-driving rich folks, at least some of them from wealthy Arab nations. Yesterday...Read More»

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