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BMW 4 Series – M Sports Pack

2014 BMW 4 Series M Sports Pack

Here is the BMW 4 Series sporting the premium M Sports Pack which has a few similarities in terms of design with the range-topping M4 Coupe and sporting the M Estoril Blue colour scheme.

The 4-Series Coupe is likely to be offered upon launch with a 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo engine producing 245 HP (180 kW) and 258 lb-ft (350 Nm), along with a larger inline-six, 3.0-liter TwinPower rated at 306 HP (225 kW) and 295 lb-ft (400 Nm) of torque.
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2013 BMW M3 – Spied Nurburgring

BMW M3 Nurburgring
The BMW M3 is beginning its prototype training and has been seen in the Death Valley in the USA, and also most recently the Nordschleife in Germany.

These shots are showing us either a very early design stage of the front bumper or the are going for a less aggressive look and this surely cant be the case, so we expect these to change form throughout next year.
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2013 Nissan GT-R Official Release [video]

Nissan have officially declared the release schedule for the 2012 GTR.

The new model goes on sale November 24 in Japan and lands in European showrooms in January 2012.

The changes include the engine has been reworked to give another 20hp along with additional fuel economy over the previous.

Also the Chassis has been made more rigid which in turn gives a better transmission feel with some tweaked internals.

Also for the RHD market there will also be the addition of a “Track Pack”. Which includes some further modifications to the aerodynamics and the removal of the rear bench seats.

Along with extra cooling ducts for the Ceramic Brakes (Optional), and Carbon Fibre Air ducts to feed the induction.

We Spied the first uncamouflaged versions of this car back in 2010 Click Here!

Nurburgring Scandal Video’s with English Subtitles

The two attached youtube clips made by a German TV show the inside story behind the man made crisis at the Nordschleife, also known as the Green Hell.

The second video shows a German made documentary about the finance disaster at the Nurburgring by the current management team and the previous. The uploaders have added hard coded subtitles so other ring fans outside the German can stay informed as well.

It also explains that the current industry pool is also suffering and the likes of Pirelli and Mercedes are pulling out favouring Nardo in Italy. (With more threatening to follow suit)

Local business’s are rightly worried about the closed deals been drawn up to exclude established business’s in the area.

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2011 Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale Official Shots & Spyshots

Earlier in the year we revealed Maserati’s Prototype of the 2011 Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale.

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Now Maserati has revealed the 2011 MC Stradale which is billed as the “fastest, lightest and most powerful car in the Maserati range.”

The Stradale features an aero kit, matched with high performance brakes, and a Nordschleife tuned suspension for “Pin-sharp handling.”

The Powerunit is complimented by a 4.7-liter V-8 with 457 PS.

It will enables the car to hit the vmax in excess of 300 km/h (186 mph).

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