• Posts Tagged ‘coupe’

    12C Spider coupe to roadster on the move

    by  • July 13, 2012 • Motoring News

    2012 McLaren Automotive 12C Spider side right

    McLaren has released the first video footage of its new 12C Spider in action in the mountainous Andalucía region of Southern Spain. With Automotive Test Driver and British Touring Car Championship star Mat Jackson behind the wheel, the cinema quality video shows viewers just why McLaren believes it has created a sports car that...

    Read more →

    Red dot award for Opel Astra GTC

    by  • July 3, 2012 • Motoring News

    2012 Opel Astra GTC exterior side left

    ‘Sculptural artistry meets German precision’ has borne fruit for Opel as the Astra GTC has been named the winner of the prestigious red dot design award in the product design category. The 30-member international judging panel said the Astra GTC impressed it with its ‘distinctive and sporty formal language’. It added: ‘A particularly striking...

    Read more →

    New Opel Astra OPC coupé in August

    by  • June 15, 2012 • Motoring News

    2012 Opel Astra OPC exterior - left front

    Opel has announced that it will start taking orders for the new Opel Astra OPC in August. The fastest and most powerful Astra ever built, top speed in this coupé is 250kph, with acceleration from 0-100kph in six seconds. The 2l turbocharged direct injection petrol engine will put out 280hp. With the new saloon,...

    Read more →