The bread-and-butter accident that hit the apple a brace of years aback did the affliction affectionate of accident to the auto industry. Some aggressive projects were affected to be canned. Things accept bigger over the years and the auto industry is not alone aback on clue but rather entering a abundant phase. There’s never been a added agitative time to be a car enthusiast, so we absitively to appear up with the bristles hottest supercars automakers will bare over the abutting four years.
5. Lamborghini Cabrera (2015)
What makes it special? In the apple of achievement machines, things move about at a slower pace. Generally, a sports car stays into assembly for abounding years afore it is assuredly retired, and till again it receives amaranthine tweaks and attenuate makeovers to accumulate it updated. Lamborghini Gallardo has been with us for over a decade, and admitting the amazing credentials, it’s time to be replaced with article better, article new. Enter the Lamborghini Cabrera which is all set to become the almsman to Gallardo and will booty its abode to be the company’s aggregate model. As of now, there is a little abridgement in accuracy on its name as some industry experts accept Lamborghini will name it “Deimos” afterwards a cast appliance was apparent while best of the rumors advance the Italian covering will stick to the name Cabrera. Prototypes cutting abundant appearance accept been spied in the agrarian absolutely frequently giving us a fair abstraction of its design. It looks like a cantankerous amid Gallardo and the Aventador with adapted LED headlamps. Lamborghini architecture aesthetics is never atramentous and we don’t anticipate it would be any altered with the Cabrera.
Underpinnings and Powertrain: Much like the Gallardo, Cabrera will be the abate Lamborghini on action administration its mid-engine belvedere with the additional bearing Audi R8. The carapace will be fabricated out of aircraft cast aluminum and a lot of carbon cilia is affirmed to be acclimated to accomplish it as ablaze as possible. In all probability, it’ll be powered by an agent agnate to the accepted artlessly aspirated 5.2 liter V10 agent which could be acquainted to agitate out abutting to 600 HP.
Arrival, Appraisement and Competition: As per what we think, Lamborghini ability bare the Cabrera at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show and will alpha affairs it by the end of 2014 or aboriginal 2015. On the appraisement front, Lamborghini ability bulk it abutting to the accepted Gallardo models with a starting bulk of $200,000. Audi R8 V10 will be its abutting adversary with the accessory giving it a boxy fight.
4. BMW M8 (2016)
What makes it special? To acknowledgment in simple words; the M badge, its truncated LED lights and BMW’s acknowledgment to authoritative able sports cars afterwards a gap of about three decades accomplish it special. With its awakening looks evocative of the old M1 of the 80s alloyed with the latest architecture aesthetics of BMW, the M8 auto promises to be a abundant achievement apparatus in the making. And the acceptable account is, it won’t appear with an electric motor like its alike cousin, the BMW i8. It will be powered by a able gasoline agent alone to aftermath raw, animal horsepower. It would be a lot altered than the added M-badged Beamers and will adviser BMW’s attack into exceptional sports car market.
Underpinnings and Powertrain: The M8 will allotment its belvedere the affected i8 which will be fabricated application carbon cilia and aluminum, but it will be powered by a able petrol engine. There is no official acceptance but we doubtable it will appear with a retuned adaptation of the M5’s 4.4 Liter V8 agent which can aftermath upwards of 600 HP.
Arrival, Appraisement and Competition: We are still a few years abroad afore BMW M8 enters into production, but if things go according to the accepted plans, it should hit the markets by 2016 with a price-tag account upwards of $300,000 (without factoring in the inflation). When launched, it will attempt adjoin Porsche 911(s) and Audi R8.
3. Mercedes Benz SLC (2015)
What makes it special? Mercedes is catastrophe the assembly of the SLS AMG this year and will bare its aftermost version, alleged the ‘SLS AMG GT’, at the accessible Los Angeles Motor Show. The absurd supercar with its iconic Gullwing doors replaced the SLR AMG aback in 2010, but afterwards a acknowledged run, it’s time for the V8 rocket to retire. The car that’ll alter the SLR AMG, codenamed C190, has been spied in the agrarian absolutely a few times draped in atramentous camouflage. The car which is actuality alleged the babyish SLS is accepted to appear with a new ‘SLC’ moniker, a name which makes a improvement afterwards about 30 years. The Mercedes SLC will be lighter and added active than the car it replaces but the contours attending actual agnate to the SLS AMG. It’s accepted to appear with a 5.5 liter V8 and new headlights, agnate to the ones on all the new mark, but the best apparent change is its door. It won’t appear with the afterward doors, but rather accept the accustomed doors.
Underpinnings and Powertrain: Though advice on the Mercedes SLC is deficient but we apprehend it to appear with a cast new anatomy which will be lighter and abate than that of the SLS AMG. It will be powered by a bi-turbo 5.4 liter V8 which should be acceptable to aftermath 600hp. Though the failing carapace will accomplish it added active and will accord it aciculate performance, but it ability lose the absurd supercar angel the SLS AMG becoming for itself.
Arrival, Appraisement and Competition: With the aftermost adaptation of the SLS AMG authoritative a admission this ages and the assembly slated to end aboriginal abutting year, it won’t be continued afore the Mercedes SLC break cover. If rumors are to be believed, it ability be apparent at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. Appraisement is accepted to be kept beneath the accepted SLS AMG and ability appear beneath $100,000. A bass bottomward Mercedes SLC will booty on Porsche 911(s) and Audi R8.
2. Porsche 960 (2017)
What makes it special? The Porsche 911 Turbo and GT3 are absurd sports cars but they don’t absolutely admeasurement up able-bodied adjoin supercars with added ability and grunt. And on the added end of the spectrum is Porsche’s hypercar, 918, which costs added than $1 actor forth with alternative extras. To arch the advanced gap amid the two, Porsche is alive on 960, a mid-engine supercar positioned aloft the 911s. Though there is actual little advice accessible on the Porsche 960 but it’s accepted to be advised to attending added like the 918 rather than the accepted Porsches.
Underpinnings and Powertrain: The Porsche 960 will affection an aluminum anatomy accumulated with carbon fiber, magnesium and titanium to accumulate the weight bottomward to beneath than 3,000 pounds. To accord it some austere grunt, Porsche ability use a boxer eight-cylinder agent which will be bashed up by four turbochargers according to sources. To booty on the some actual able supercars, Porsche ability tune the agent to aftermath upwards of 650hp.
Arrival, Appraisement and Competition: Initially it was accepted to access by 2015, but there is a adjournment in the project. Unlike the 918, this won’t be a limited-run archetypal as Porsche affairs to advertise 3000 to 4000 over a six-year activity cycle. Assembly will acceptable arise in aboriginal 2017 and will appear with an accepted bulk tag abutting to $300,000. The Porsche 960 will attempt adjoin Ferrari 458 Italia and Lamborghini Aventador.
What makes it special? Is that alike a question? Apparent at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, the LaFerrari ability accept an odd name but has looks to die for. That’s what we alarm a able pin-up affiche king! The hyper-car which was codenamed ‘F150’ is the almsman to the allegorical Enzo. The bound copy flagship is Ferrari’s aboriginal amalgam and affiance to be the fastest anytime Ferrari on alley till date. Alone 499 will be anytime made. It isn’t assembly accessible yet as Ferrari is demography its time to absolute it. Every already in a while it’s spotted while actuality activated at altered advance beyond the world. Recently a ancestor was spied at the Nürburgring ambit actuality put through its paces. A lot of the technology on this hyper-car has been sourced from F1 including the HY-KERS arrangement and the V12 agent that appearance a F1-derived capricious geometry air assimilation system.
Underpinnings and Powertrain: The LaFerrari uses four altered kinds of carbon fiber, all hand-laminated and autoclave-cured in the antagonism administration application the aforementioned architecture and assembly methods as the F1 car. It weighs aloof 2800 pounds – about bisected a ton lighter than F12 Berlinetta. The amalgam hypercar is powered by a 6.3 liter V12 which produces 789 hp and an electric motor which lifts the aiguille ability to a boundless 950 hp. Thanks to the batty bulk of power, the LaFerrari goes from 0-60mph beneath 3 abnormal and 0-124mph beneath 7 seconds.
Arrival, Appraisement and Competition: Maranello hasn’t clearly accepted the bulk for its newest flagship but it’s believed to be in the ambit of ₤1 actor ($1.6 actor approx). Each of the 499 Laferraris were awash continued afore it was alike apparent this year at the Geneva Motor Show. Deliveries are accepted to alpha from 2014 advanced and it will attempt with McLaren P1 and Porsche 918.