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Ferrari will launch first hybrid in 2013 – Mr. Kustom Chicago

By: Luca Ciferri, Automotive News Europe on 4/25/2012 Ferrari will offer its first gasoline-electric hybrid system in 2013. The technology will be featured in the as-yet-unnamed car that will replace the limited-edition Enzo.

Cadillac goes Skynet with Super Cruise system

By: Jake Lingeman on 4/22/2012   Cadillac is road-testing a Super Cruise system that is capable of automatic steering, braking and lane centering during highway cruising. The first version of the system will be found on the ATS and XTS sedans.

718-HP Wide-Body Hamann-Tuned BMW M5 Revealed

Written by: Jason Udy on April 20 2012 The new BMW M5 customized by German-tuner Hamann Motorsport is not for those who want a subtle look. When the stock M5′s performance and styling aren’t good enough, Hamann will offer improved exterior, suspension, and interior pieces as well as engine upgrades.

Ford Mustang celebrates 48 years

By: David Arnouts on 4/17/2012 On April 17, 1964, at the World’s Fair in New York, Henry Ford II brought the world its first pony car, the Ford Mustang.

Nissan and PlayStation to grow gamer-to-racer program for 2012

By: Jake Lingeman on 4/16/2012   Nissan and PlayStation will hold their fourth GT Academy in 2012. The program trains gamers to race real cars competitively and will expand to include the United States, Russia, Germany and Europe. This year’s contest will start on May 1 and remains open until June 24

Last Year Of The Chevy Avalanche 2013

By: Dale Jewett on 4/13/2012 It’s last call for the Chevrolet Avalanche–the four-door, full-size pickup with an SUV attitude-after a 12-year run. General Motors on Friday said that the 2013 model year will be the last for the Avalanche. And it goes out with a Black Diamond package that includes additional equipment and a unique […]