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Aston Martin Announces the Lagonda Super Sedan

posted by on 28 July 2014 in Automotive News

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Aston Martin announced late last week that they will be reviving the Lagonda nameplate for a new line of super sedans to be produced on an extremely limited, invitation only basis and aimed mainly at the middle east market. For those to whom the name Lagonda rings no bells, it originally graced two models of […] More…

Jaguar to build 6 additional Lightweight E-Types

posted by on 15 May 2014 in Automotive News

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The Jaguar E-Type was once described by Enzo Ferrari as “the most beautiful car ever made,” and Enzo knew his stuff. Ever since it was introduced in 1961 E-Types have been turning heads with their long nosed grand tourer good looks. Now, Jaguar’s new “Engineered To Order” division (which is headed by none other than […] More…

BMW 30th Anniversary Edition M5

posted by on 7 May 2014 in Automotive News

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2015 will mark 30 years of BMW’s iconic M5 supersedan, and they are releasing a very limited special version to celebrate, the BMW 30th Anniversary Edition M5. Just 300 examples of the “30 Jahre M5″ will be produced worldwide, with only 30 coming to the USA. If you’re in love with the M5 and simply have […] More…

Video – Porsche 918 Spyder Hot Lap of the Circuit of the Americas

posted by on 14 April 2014 in Automotive News

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Porsche recently held an event at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas where selected members of the media got a chance to drive the 918 Spyder. While we (sadly!) weren’t in attendance, those who were also got the chance to play a bit of lead-follow with Porsche factory driver Patrick Long. When the day […] More…

The Invisible Land Rover?

posted by on 10 April 2014 in Automotive News News

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When we hear someone say “invisible car,” our thoughts immediately turn to the over the top silliness of the last few James Bond films, including the famous “invisible Aston Martin” from Die Another Day. Sure, it’s helpful when you’re trying to sneak into the enemy lair in the middle of a giant glacier – hey, otherwise […] More…

Video of the All New Lamborghini Huracán

posted by on 4 March 2014 in Automotive News News

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Earlier this morning at the International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland Lamborghini unveiled the all new Huracán, the successor to the extremely successful Gallardo.  The Gallardo is leaving an extremely large set of shoes to fill – over it’s 10 year lifespan there were more than 14,000 produced which accounts for over half of all Lamborghinis, […] More…

Watch Lamborghini Unveil the new Huracán

posted by on 27 February 2014 in Automotive News News

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If you’ve got a spare few minutes on March 4th, Lamborghini will be live streaming the reveal of the new Huracán from the Geneva International Motor Show, at Huracan.lamborghini.com. The Huracán is the replacement for the much loved Gallardo, and it sounds like it’s shaping up to be a monster – there’s a new 610HP V10 under […] More…

Jaguar to Introduce XFR-S Sportbrake at Geneva

posted by on 26 February 2014 in Automotive News News

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We here at Kilometer are big fans of fast wagons. They’re just one of those things that you either get or you don’t, and we get them. The allure of owning a car that’s such a total q-ship that can be driven to a grocery store or soccer game one minute (and not have most […] More…

Jaguar XJ Driven to the coldest town in the world

posted by on 12 January 2014 in Automotive News News

You think it’s been cold lately where you live? Last month, the fine folks at Jaguar decided to take an all wheel drive XJ up the Dempster highway through the Yukon and Northwest Territories in Canada, all the way to Dawson City, which on that day was an incredible -56F, making it the coldest town […] More…

The new Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG

posted by on 8 January 2014 in Automotive News News

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Editor’s Note: Mercedes-Benz announced the new GLA45 AMG yesterday. The GLA is Mercedes’ entry into the burgeoning small crossover segment, and of course being the AMG version this one has a serious dose of power from the most powerful series production four cylinder in the world, which is shared with the CLA45 AMG and makes […] More…