Top Gear Mega Battle: Bugatti Veyron against McLaren F1 (video)

8 07 2009

Here it is!! The most powerful and fast supercars of all time met at a mile-long drag race. The 1001 horsepower Bugatti Veyron driving by Top Gear’s presenter Richard Hammond and the 627 horsepower McLaren F1 driving by The Stig. The race took place on a very dry, closed stretch of road in Abu Dhabi.

Bugatti Veyron against McLaren F1 Top Gear video img_1

If you just look at the power figures, at first you might think that the Veyron would simply crush the F1. But the McLaren F1 weighs significantly less than the Veyron, roughly 1651 lbs. (749 kg)

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New Dacia SUV spied without any Camouflage (photos)

8 07 2009

At these spy photos you can see the new Dacia SUV that completely uncovered it seems to be production-ready. Early report suggested that the vehicle would not only use many of the same components but would also take on notable similarity to the new Nissan Qashqai. That banged appears to have been fairly accurate.

New Dacia SUV spy img_1

Some rumor out of Romania claimed the Dacia SUV would be based on a X-Trail platform, have the group 1.5dCi engine making 105hp (77kW) and 240Nm, and be while the Dacia Duster Concept. That story was accompanied with highly suspicious pictures of a believed production type Duster.

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American Muscle Annual Charity Car Show in Philadelphia

8 07 2009

Our friends American Muscle is holding its 1st Annual Charity Car Show on Sunday, July 19th, 2009. The car show is being held to raise money for the Homes For Our Troops charity.

2009 Carshow and Charity

The American Muscle Charity Car Show will feature a variety of fun filled events including a live DJ, free food, sexy AM girls, contests, prizes, dyno pulls, kids activities, and much much more! All proceeds from the car show including registration fees and a percentage of the day’s sales will go toward helping the families of wounded combat veterans. Stay tuned to the American Muscle Blog for updates and event information as it unfolds!

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