If you’re interested in learning about iconic supercars, legendary cars, and insane endurance events, continue reading to discover a few news stories that are sure to interest die-hard car enthusiasts.
News for car enthusiasts:
1. The 2014 Gumball 3000 Race
The Gumball 3000 Race is a multi-country celebrity endurance race which takes place over a lengthy course of 3000 miles. All of which takes place on public roads. The very first Gumball 3000 race took place on
The Gumball 3000 Route 2014 started in the USA, in Miami, Florida and snaked it’s way through Atlanta Georgia and paused in New York City. After which each team’s vehicle was loaded into a plane and transported to Edinburgh. Each team would then drive from Edinburgh to London, Paris, and Barcelona before reaching the 2014 Gumball Race on the Spanish party island of Ibiza.
Following the race Deadmau, who is a prominent musician and his co-driver, Tony Belleci sold the vehicle which they raced in, which happened to be a Ferrari 458 on Craigslist for $380,000.
Some of the other impressive cars which featured in the 2014 Gumball 3000 race included a classic Ford GT, a few metallic Ferraris, a couple of speedy Maseratis and a wide variety of British vehicles including Rolls-Royces, Jaguars, Aston Martins, and Bentleys.
2. Koenigsegg Hong Kong: Some examples of some of the rare Koenigsegg vehicles which are registered in Hong Kong
Hong Kong boasts the most supercars in Asia per capita and boasts a high ratio of luxurious Koenigsegg cars, many of which are customized by their owners.
Some examples of rare Koenigsegg vehicles which you may see driven around Hong Kong include a rare Koenigsegg Agera Hundra and an iconic Koenigsegg Agera S.
The latter of which features a clear carbon fiber body which was painted with gold leaf accents by an internationally recognized Italian artist. However, the Koenigsegg Agera S is still impressive under the hood too and boasts a 5.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine. Which was specifically designed for Koenigsegg by its talented in-house design team.
3. The tale of Ford’s last limited edition GTF models
If you haven’t heard about Ford’s runaway success story the FPV GTF, continue reading to discover why it has become one of Ford’s most sought-after vehicles. Which happens to be the last limited edition GTF model which Ford plans to release.
So if you’ve ever dreamed of owning a limited edition GTF it’s well worth doing whatever it takes to purchase your very own FPV GTF. As you don’t want to miss your chance to purchase one of Ford’s greatest cars.
After announcing that Ford plans to stop production on GTF vehicles, Ford has also told the press that they also have plans to retire the iconic Ford Falcon. If you’re interested in finding out what brand new models Ford plans to offer, it’s well worth keeping your eyes peeled for official announcements from Ford. Especially if you are a big Ford fan and are considering purchasing a brand new Ford.
So if you love cars, it’s well worth keeping up to date with the latest car related news.