Luxury cars

Photos: India’s legacy of luxury car love

Gautam Sen’s new book, The Automobile: An Indian Love Affair, traces the history of the automobile in India over 130 years. Read more Updated Jun 27, 2021 2:59 PM IST 9 photos / Gautam Sen’s book The Automobile: An Indian Love Affair (Penguin) describes how cars shaped the rapidly changing social structures of a young […]

Racing cars

Porsche launches production of batteries for racing cars

Volkswagen’s luxury unit, Porsche AG, partners with battery expert Customcells to manufacture high-performance batteries with reduced charge times. Porsche will invest a double-digit $ 1 million in the new company, named Cellforce Group, in which it will have an 83.72% stake. Cellforce will become a new Porsche subsidiary. Its partner in the company is the […]

Luxury cars

McLaren 620R among seven luxury cars crushed by excavator in public demonstration

On Friday, the BOC (Bureau of Customs) simultaneously destroyed seven luxury vehicles, including a McLaren 620R super car in Port Area, Manila, with a local value of 33 million pesos. The agency, in a statement, said the vehicles were shipped to the country from different consignees and were seized several times between 2018 and 2020. […]

Luxury cars

McLaren 620R among seven luxury cars crushed by excavator during public demonstration

On Friday, the BOC (Bureau of Customs) simultaneously destroyed seven luxury vehicles, including a McLaren 620R Supercar in Port Area, Manila, valued locally at P33 million. The agency, in a statement, said the vehicles had been shipped to the country by different recipients and had been seized on several occasions between 2018 and 2020. A […]

Racing cars

Airspeeder wants to make electric flying racing cars a reality in 2021 – TechCrunch

While much of the eVTOL industry is aimed at city air taxis or freight transportation, entrepreneur Matthew Pearson came up with another idea: electric flying racing cars. Thus, in 2019, he founded two companies, Alauda Aeronautics to manufacture the aircraft and Airspeeder, an international series to fly them. Today, Airspeeder says it has completed the […]