March 2012 archive

Anyone want a 1,000 horsepower Mustang?

Apparently, you can never have enough horsepower. Ford decided to give the newest version of its  Shelby GT500 Mustang 650 horsepower, 100 more than last year’s model. That’s enough, Ford claims, to propel the GT500 to a 200 mph top speed. Why stop there, though? Shelby American will unveil a Mustang with 1,000 horsepower at April’s New York Auto Show. Tuning …

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Bentley SUV by VW

GENEVA—Volkswagen AG is showcasing what could be the world’s most expensive sport-utility vehicle when its Bentley brand lifts the veil on a new concept car at the Geneva International Motor Show this week as part of the auto maker’s drive to expand the appeal of its super-luxury marque. “We’re absolutely convinced of the [market] potential for a …

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