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Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante at werd.com

Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante

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The Aston Martin Vanquish S will now be available in a drop top variant. The new Volante model got a solid update: a new carbon fiber front splitter, side sills, and rear valance plus an integrated spoiler and quad exhaust tips in the rear. It keep the same naturally-aspirated 5.9-liter V12 motor tuned up to 580 hp & driven by an 8-speed automatic tranny.

Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled at werd.com

Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled

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The Desert Sled is the newest variant of Ducati’s 803-cc retro Scrambler. It’s a well-equipped street legal enduro set-up that features a higher seat position, reinforced frame and fully adjustable suspension, an engine protector and spoked wheels that wear Pirelli’s new Scorpion Rally STR tires.

Eagle Spyder GT at werd.com

Eagle Spyder GT

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An exotic all-aluminum E-Type lightweight roadster based around Jaguar’s original 1960’s classic, the Spyder GT from Eagle is a bespoke-built “special edition” that features modernized suspension & handling while retaining the timeless good looks and throaty-roar of a carbureted 330-horse Jag.

50th Anniversary 2017 Shelby Super Snake at werd.com

50th Anniversary 2017 Shelby Super Snake

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To honor the 50th Anniversary of Carroll Shelby’s iconic cobra, the Shelby Super Snake, Ford has created a new limited edition commemorative tribute.  Based on the Mustang GT but with a new hood, splitters, rockers, and rear end trims, the 2017 Super Snake will be offered in both a 670 horsepower version and a hyper-charged 750-horse version. 0-60 in 3.5 and an ability to stick to corners at up to 1.2 G-Forces. Special Shelby branding is found throughout & instead of a rear seat, it has a roll bar.

2018 Jaguar F-Type 400 Sport at werd.com

2018 Jaguar F-Type 400 Sport

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The forthcoming F-Type 400 Sport got a bump in power over last year’s—a V6 that now cranks out 400 horses. Most of the other upgrades & updates on this performance 2-door are cosmetic: some new Sport badges & branding and an app created with GoPro called ReRun. The app combines your GoPro footage with speed, steering, throttle, and other data from the car.

First Complete Factory Prototype Ford GT Auction at werd.com

First Complete Factory Prototype Ford GT Auction

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The very first Ford GT factory prototype is going up for auction. Built back in 2003 by an elite team of engineers and designers, including the late Carroll Shelby, it is truly one-of-a-kind; the first complete factory prototype with full interior and functional engine/drivetrain. With a long list of one-off parts & factory test-friendly features, this rare super car is expected to reach a nearly $1 million price tag. Set to hit the block in Scottsdale, Arizona between January 18 and 22.

Jimco Spec Trophy Truck at werd.com

Jimco Spec Trophy Truck

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A true off-road racer with looks inspired by the Ford Raptor, the Class 6100 Trophy Truck Spec from Jimco is made to excel in extreme conditions like the Baja 1000 and Paris-Dakar—brutal long-distance races that push every part to the limit. Powered by a 6.2-liter Chevy LS3 V8, it rides on 39-inch race tires with 26” of suspension travel up front & 32 in the rear.

Patriot Campers LC79 Super Tourer at werd.com

Patriot Campers LC79 Super Tourer

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If you dream of jungle river crossings in Nicaragua, off-roading the Yukon, or just want to be the raddest dad at school drop-off, this hyper-custom battle wagon is what you need. Based on the new GXL Toyota Landcruiser dual cab, it is fitted with an extended chassis and kitted with the best & baddest off-road equipment to handle any situation. Winch, snorkel, water & power supply, absolutely everything & then some.

2017 Lamborghini Aventador S at werd.com

2017 Lamborghini Aventador S

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Lots of upgrades went into Lamborghini’s new and extremely yellow Aventador S. For one its 6.5-liter V12 is now outputting 740HP, up from 691 for a top speed of 217MPH. And that power is now delivered to all four wheels and transferred out to a new 4-wheel steering system. Combined with updated suspension and real-time variable damping, it handles better throughout the speed spectrum. Inside there’s a new digital dash with Apple AirPlay as standard equipment.

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupé “Night Edition” at werd.com

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupé “Night Edition”

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Mercedes is adding yet another level of exclusive factory upgrades with the roll out of its S-Class “Night Edition’ variants. The package includes a unique single-louvre front grill, 20-inch AMG wheels, AMG steering wheel, upgraded Nappa leather interiors, including optional Bengal Red/black, high gloss black poplar interior trims, & more.  Choose from the S 400 4MATIC Coupé, the S 500 Coupé, or the S 500 4MATIC Coupé.

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Coupe at werd.com

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Coupe

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Mercedes’ mid-range E-class coupe underwent a serious update for 2018. Wider, longer, and slightly taller than the outgoing model, it sports a clean side profile free of B-pillars, for smooth, unbroken lines. For the U.S. market, the new coupe will come standard with a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V-6  and a new 9-speed automatic transmission. Rear-wheel-drive and 4MATIC all-wheel-drive versions will be offered.

Vanguard Roadster at werd.com

Vanguard Roadster

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At the heart of this American-made custom & handcrafted cruiser is a 117-inch (1917cc) S&S X-Wedge V-Twin powerplant. The sharp, industrial lines and minimalist styling is the handiwork of master builders Edward Jacobs & Francois-Xavier Terny. It’s fitted with Öhlins forks up front and a hidden monoshock in the rear. Brembo 4-piston calipers put the brakes on the cruiser’s beefy 110-feet lb. of torque. Not available until 2018 but that gives you time to save up.

Ferrari J50 at werd.com

Ferrari J50

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Ferrari’s Targa body returns in a very limited series of bespoke cars celebrating the 50th anniversary of Ferrari in Japan. The J50 is a two-seat, mid-rear-engine roadster created by Ferrari’s Special Projects department. It’s powered by a 690 cv version of the 3.9-litre V8 that won the overall International Engine of the Year Award this year. Only 10 of these incredible cars will be made.

UYC Triumph Thruxton by Death Machines of London at werd.com

UYC Triumph Thruxton by Death Machines of London

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Created by Death Machines of London, the UYC (Up Yours Copper) is a maniacally customized machine that began as a ’07 Triumph Thruxton and underwent a complete surgical transformation: stripped and de-lugged frame, handmade tins & tank, re-designed injection system, carbs, handmade ceramic exhaust—virtually everything—and much of it fabbed in copper and brass. The handformed saddle is made of American Walnut. One of a kind? You bet.

2017 Dodge Challenger GT at werd.com

2017 Dodge Challenger GT

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For 2017, Dodge is rolling out a new variant of the Challenger. The new GT model will be the first 2-door American muscle car offered with all-wheel-drive. So instead of parking it in storage when the snow starts to fly, you can just swap tires to the snow sneakers and keep cruising. The GT also offers heated leather seats for those cold winter mornings.