Car Porn: 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish

In the world of cars, Aston Martin is like Dale Earnhardt Jr. Neither has done anything truly spectacular in years, and both can get by on their name alone. Sure, ‘Junior’ may have won the Daytona 500 in 2004, and the Aston Martin V12 Zagato is basically car-porn. But all of Aston’s cars have used the same basic architecture since 2003, and the model differences are only discernible to dedicated Aston enthusiasts. Continue reading »

Anderson Silva Stunt Driving in Mercedes SLS

anderson silva and mercedes sls

Being a UFC champ and one of the best pound for pound fighters in the sport definitely seems to have its benefits. Not long after having his new Camaro customized UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, received a call from an auto magazine asking that he come do some “stunt driving” through the canyons of San Bernardino County. The car, a red Mercedes-Benz SLS coupe sporting some upgrades from Brabus, so of course “The Spider” obliged.

“Silva manned one of the muscled Mercs and drove for several hours while we snapped both action and still photography.”

With a fight looming in August we’re not exactly sure how much stunt was involved in his driving, but in an SLS I don’t really think that matters.

You can catch the full story in the upcoming, July issue of European Car Magazine.

Continue reading »

New Pictures of the GranTurismo MC Stradale

MC-Stradale

New images available on track and on the road of the GranTurismo MC Stradale, the fastest, lightest and most powerful car in the Maserati model line-up. The MC Stradale offers a nice blend of luxury and exotic Italian performance. A highly technical suspension and transmission setup aide the Stradale in performing exceptionally well on the track, while still being mild-mannered on the street.

Power is derived from a 4.2 liter V8 that’s expected to send the car to 60 mph in 4.6 seconds.

Full Gallery:

Continue reading »

Bold! Matte Purple Lamborghini LP670-SV

Lamborghini-4

The guys over at ADV1Wheels have got their hands on these HDR style photographs of this sick Matte purple Lambo. Who could have guessed that a purple Lamborghini could look so good.

Go check out their collection of wheels at http://adv1wheels.com/

Anderson Silva’s Custom Camaro

Anderson-Silva-Camaro

UFC Middleweight champion Anderson Silva’s custom Camaro designed by the guys at West Coast Customs. So, what’s flashier – an Anderson Silva KO or his new ride?

[Source: WCC]

 

I see Santa

I see Santa

So this is what Santa drives. Merry Christmas from Auto Debut.