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The Most Powerful 911 Ever Built: The 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS at werd.com

The Most Powerful 911 Ever Built: The 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS

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With an additional 80 horsepower & 37 pounds more torque, the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS is officially the fastest and most powerful street-legal 911 ever built. Powered by a 3.8-liter water-spray twin-turbo motor, it produces a neck-snapping 700 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque. The interior is just as powerful: wall-to-wall red Alcantara leather and carbon fiber everywhere.

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8 at werd.com

Jaguar Announces Race-Ready XE SV Project 8

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Designed & tuned for track day racing, the super-limited Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is an aluminum sedan powered by Jag’s most powerful 5-liter V8. It boasts 592-horsepower: 0-60 mph in 3.3 seconds with a top-end of 200 mph. It is available with an optional roll cage in lieu of rear seats, and only 300 of these cars will be hand-built & sold in 2018.

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody at werd.com

Wider & Faster: The 2018 Dodge Hellcat Widebody

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For 2018, the Dodge Challenger Hellcat is wider & faster. They call it the Widebody because they fattened up the front end with the addition of the fender flares and lip spoiler used on the Dodge Demon. And by also adding width to the front tires, aerodynamics are improved. The 707-horsepower supercharged V8 is now faster on the straights and grippier in the corners, giving it a 0-60 time of 3.4 and a 10.9 second quarter mile.

The Zus Tire Monitor Will Alert You About Leaks at werd.com

The Zus Tire Monitor Will Alert You About Leaks

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With 4 bluetooth sensors that mount to the valve stems on your car’s tires, the Zus Tire Monitor keeps constant track of your tire pressure and if there’s ever a leak, it sends an alert to your phone. Easy install takes just minutes. A funded Indigogo.

This Electric Airplane Has a 600-Mile Range at werd.com

This Electric Airplane Has a 600-Mile Range

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The “Alice” aircraft from Eviation is a nine-passenger electric-powered plane with a range of up to 600 miles on a single charge. Designed from the ground-up for efficiency & constructed with composites, Alice weighs roughly 300 times less than a normal plane of the same size. One main rear propeller and 2 smaller wingtip props drive the plane, and it’s powered by a 980 kWh Li-Ion battery.

Audi Announces Their Most Powerful Convertible Ever at werd.com

Audi Announces Their Most Powerful Convertible Ever

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The new V10 R8 Spyder is the most powerful drop-top that Audi has ever made. 601 horsepower  of naturally aspirated muscle, boasting a top speed of 204MPH & 0-60 in 3.3. The Micrommata Green paint might make it feel even faster. Good thing it’s equipped with ceramic brakes. In addition to lots of fresh air, it also comes equipped with Audi Drive Select and a 12-inch Virtual Cockpit.

MV Agusta Introduces Futuristic RVS #1 at werd.com

MV Agusta Introduces Futuristic RVS #1

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Italy’s high performance bike brand MV Agusta just added a new special edition triple to its lineup. The RVS #1 is an 800cc, 150HP 3 cylinder dragster dripping with carbon fiber and titanium. Wide spoked rims and a round headlight evoke retro scrambler styling but without a doubt, this is a machine built for shredding the streets.

Super Rare Rally Cars Go Up For Auction at werd.com

Super Rare Rally Cars Go Up For Auction

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A collection of the world’s rarest rally cars from the golden age of Group B rally will be on the Bonham’s auction block in August. Cars include a 1975 Lancia Stratos HF Stradale, 1983 Lancia Rally 037 Stradale, 1985 Peugeot 205 Turbo 16, 1985 Audi Sport Quattro S1, 1985 Lancia Delta S4 Stradale, 1986 Ford RS200 and a 1986 Ford RS200 Evolution, all of them in their original and unmolested, factory-built glory and offered by Bonham’s without reserve.

BMW Introduces Concept 8 Series Coupe at werd.com

BMW Introduces Concept 8 Series Coupe

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Unveiled this week at the Concorso de Eleganza in Lake Como, Italy, BMW’s all-new Concept 8 Series, showcased in the forthcoming coupe, reveals a completely new silhouette, angular, athletic, and refined. It still looks like a Beemer but overall, the design language is evolved. The rear-wheel drive coupe will be available in 2018.

A Custom BMW R nineT Scrambler by JvB-Moto at werd.com

A Custom BMW R nineT Scrambler by JvB-Moto

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Two of Germany’s finest exports, designer Jens vom Brauck of JvB-Moto & BMW Motorrad joined forces to create a very special custom, this BMW R nineT Scrambler. JvB completely transformed the bike into a slim scrambler built around a beefy 1200 powerplant, stripping away bodywork and replacing all non-essentials for a streamlined & fully custom look. Unfortunately for you, it’s a one-off design. via

The Knobbly Sports Racer is the First Road-Legal Roadster from Lister at werd.com

The Knobbly Sports Racer is the First Road-Legal Roadster from Lister

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With its classic British motorsport styling, Lister’s Knobbly Sports Racer is a truly bespoke roadster, featuring a completely handmade body and powered by an aluminum Jaguar 3.8-liter six married to a 4-speed gearbox. The motors are built using new re-manufactured parts and cranked up to produce 330 BHP with a top speed of 180MPH. The Knobbly is Lister’s first fully road-legal vehicle. Let’s hope more models will follow. Production is due to begin in September 2017, with customer deliveries planned for June 2018.

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane—Nope, it’s the Kitty Hawk Flyer at werd.com

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane—Nope, it’s the Kitty Hawk Flyer

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Created by Google co-founder Larry Page, the forthcoming Kitty Hawk Flyer is an all-electric aerial vehicle designed to fly over water. It requires no pilot’s license just bravado, a helmet, and maybe some life insurance, too. You can apparently learn to fly it in just minutes but when it goes on sale at the end of 2017, the design will look different than the prototype in this video. No word yet on pricing.

HJC Introduces Boba Fett & Kylo Ren Motorcycle Helmets at werd.com

HJC Introduces Boba Fett & Kylo Ren Motorcycle Helmets

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The RPHA11 motorcycle helmet from HJC is now available with Star Wars-inspired paint jobs featuring Kylo Ren & Boba Fett. These DOT-approved high performance helmets are packed with HJC’s best features including fog-resistant visor lenses and Advanced Channeling Ventilation System (ACVS) that improves airflow and releases humidity through vents in the back of the helmet.