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Project Panther is an Italian-Made, Retro-Inspired Supercar from ARES at werd.com

Project Panther is an Italian-Made, Retro-Inspired Supercar from ARES

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If you think you had this as a Hot Wheels car back in the 70s, you might be right. The ARES Project Panther has that 70s supercar vibe, right down to the red-striped tires. But it’s brand-new: designed, engineered, & built in a modern factory in Modena, Italy. Very few will actually be built but if you’ve been saving up for a bespoke supercar, you could make one yours in the second half of 2018.

Emory Motorsports Will Build the Porsche You’ve Always Dreamed Of at werd.com

Emory Motorsports Will Build the Porsche You’ve Always Dreamed Of

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When it comes to a custom-built classic Porsche 356, Southern California’s Emory Motorsports is where the world goes & then enters its name on a rather long waiting list. Second-generation car builder and master craftsman Rod Emory is the man behind these iconic and personalized Porsches. Every car is built to order and each build is restored to ‘factory-plus’ standards, from its metal unibody and exterior to its mechanicals and interior. The cars are fitted with his signature Emory-Rothsport Outlaw-4 3.6-liter dry sump motor packing these classic cars with supercar performance.

Aston Martin’s DB11 AMR Goes 200+ MPH at werd.com

Aston Martin’s DB11 AMR Goes 200+ MPH

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Aston Martin’s flagship touring car, the DB11 will soon be available with an upgraded performance package that upshifts it to supercar status.  The DB11 AMR is powered by a 630-horse V12 that lays down a top speed of 208 mph and snaps 0-62 in 3.7. It also features a new exhaust, enhanced handling and a range of interior and  sweet exterior accents using carbon fiber and track-inspired matte blacks.

Ferrari Introduces Its Most Powerful Car Ever at werd.com

Ferrari Introduces Its Most Powerful Car Ever

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Due to be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show, the special-edition Ferrari 488 Pista is the successor to the 458 Speciale. A truly track-focused supercar, this racing-inspired V8-powered beast cranks out 710 horsepower, making it Ferrari’s most powerful V8 ever. Top speed: 211 MPH.

McLaren Introduces the Senna at werd.com

McLaren Introduces the Senna

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In the world of motorsports, a million dollar racecar is pretty standard stuff. But one available to the public? That’s probably a McLaren. The British supercar maker has unveiled the predecessor to the iconic P1. The forthcoming Senna is an aerodynamic marvel powered by a 727 horsepower 4-liter V8 and is 640 pounds lighter than the P1. Only 500 Sennas will be produced.

Lotus Eviya: A 2000-Horsepower Electric Hypercar at werd.com

Lotus Eviya: A 2000-Horsepower Electric Hypercar

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British supercar maker Lotus has officially taken the lead with the world’s most powerful production car. The forthcoming Eviya makes 2000 horsepower. What that number means & actually feels like is something few can fathom. Bottomless torque & instantaneous, face-contorting speed. Over 200mph easy. Its 70 kWh of on-board energy delivers a 250-mile range. And it recharges to full in just 18 minutes with the world’s fastest charging system. Definite contender for coolest electric yet.

The Puritalia Berlinetta Puts Cool & Hybrid in the Same Sentence at werd.com

The Puritalia Berlinetta Puts Cool & Hybrid in the Same Sentence

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Combining a powerful V8 and an advanced electric powertrain, the Puritalia Berlinetta is a straight-up beast of a hybrid. With body lines and design language that appears to draw on all the big Euro car brands, this 965-horsepower carbon body supercar offers 4 driving modes, a nappa leather interior, and intuitive controls with a 10-inch central touch screen. Only 150 will be made.

McLaren 570GT at werd.com

McLaren 570GT

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McLaren’s is describing its newest supercar, the 570GT, as “the most luxurious and refined of any McLaren to date.”  Not only that, it’s practical, too, featuring a more spacious cabin and additional storage through a side-entry glass hatch. Wedged into the engine compartment: a 562 horsepower 3.8-liter V8.

Rimac Concept_One at werd.com

Rimac Concept_One

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Five years ago, the Rimac Concept_One supercar debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show and next month the first production model of this 1000+ horsepower electric vehicle will be unveiled at the big show in Geneva. Massive torque, a top speed of 220MPH and a completely plastic-free cabin are just a few of the details we know so far.

Ferrari’s New SF90 Stradale Hybrid Is Here (Almost) at werd.com

Ferrari’s New SF90 Stradale Hybrid Is Here (Almost)

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The new Ferrari is here. The hybrid one they’ve been working on for 6 years. Yes! The forthcoming SF90 Stradale is every bit the postmodern Italian supercar. It’s all sleek & sculptural & due to be officially unveiled by Ferrari this week. Boasting 1000 horsepower from the combination of a V8 & 3 electric motors, it’s capable of 0-60 in 2 flat. Beyond that details get sketchy. Keep eyes peeled for the official drop.

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo at werd.com

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo

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The 2017 GT-R Nismo from Nissan is a supercar in every sense of the word. Powered by a 3.8-liter, twin-turbocharged V-6 that churns out 600 horsepower & 481 pound-feet of torque, the all-wheel drive street racer features a dual-clutch 6-speed manual transmission & adaptive suspension. The interior is just as sporty with Recaro leather race seats & a carbon fiber clad console.

McLaren Unveils 1000+ Horsepower Speedtail for 2019 at werd.com

McLaren Unveils 1000+ Horsepower Speedtail for 2019

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McLaren officially took the wrapper off its newest supercar, the 2019 Speedtail, a radical design to say the least, which features a 3-seat design with the driver positioned front and center. It boasts over 1000 horsepower and a top speed of 186MPH. The interior looks like the cockpit of a space ship, and the carbon fiber exterior, with no wing mirrors—it uses cameras and interior screens instead—also has a slippery, space-age look. The price tag is out of this world, too.