Posts Tagged “Coupe”

Heaven on Earth! Geneva Motor Show 2014

By | March 12, 2014

The Geneva Motor Show has become the CES of the auto show circuit.  It is the show where automakers hold nothing back and bring out their biggest and best unveilings of the year.  The alumni of this show is the top of the class.  Its graduates includes the likes of the Ferrari F50, Audi R8, […]

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Supply and Demand: Subaru BRZ

By | March 29, 2012

Every once in awhile a really special car comes along that has a much higher demand than supply.  The Subaru BRZ is proving to be a very special car indeed and of course the same holds true for its nearly identical twin, the Scion FR-S. These two rear drive racers aren’t going to be on […]

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Subaru Soup

By | March 1, 2011

Several Subaru related stories today: The first would be an update about Subaru’s version of the FT-86 sport coupe being co-developed with Toyota. Revealed at the Geneva Motor Show this week. Toshio Masuda, product manager for the new RWD coupe, said that Subaru is benchmarking the Porsche Cayman for handling feel, and that the car […]

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Hyundai Releases Teaser Photo of Possible Tiburon Replacement

By | January 4, 2011

Hyundai releases teaser photo of the 2012 Veloster. The Veloster concept debuted in 2007 as a replacement for the Tiburon. The car is asymmetrical, similar to the Nissan Cube but in a more unconventional manner. The sporty car has two front-hinged doors on the passenger side but only a front door on the driver’s side. […]

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Toyota Plans Sport Sedan Off FT-86 Chassis

By | September 14, 2010

Toyota has postponed its FT-86 coupe until 2013 because of “economic reasons,” but that hasn’t stopped them from planning a new small sports sedan off its rear-drive platform. The reason for the sedan is to cover any shortfall in the FT-86 coupe’s sales as well as maximize the use and development costs of the rear-drive […]

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Minis Are Getting Bigger and Smaller.

By | September 6, 2010

In 2001 the second generation Mini Cooper brought the Mini name back to the USA. Since then they have added the larger Mini Clubman with a third door and now the Mini Countryman – a lifted awd four- full-size door Mini. Now Mini is working on a coupe version of the Countryman. Instead of being […]

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