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the lucra LC470 is a handbuilt, V8-engined convertible supercar

the lucra ‘LC470’ is a handbuilt, V8-engined convertible supercar. with its 630 bhp 7.0 liter engine this roadster accelerates from 0 – 60  in just 2.5 seconds, that’s as quick as the bugatti ‘veyron 16.4 super sport’. don’t let this supercar’s european form be misleading, because it is handmade in san marcos, california. all images […]

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the munro motor 2.0 fuses an eBike with a motorcycle

styled after the iconic indian motorbikes, the ‘munro 2.0’ is one of the most elegant-looking eBikes in the small electric motorcycle world. beijing-based company munro motors has honored its namesake, burt munro, who set a land-speed-record on his 1920 indian 953 cc fuel streamliner on august 26, 1967, achieving a scintillating average speed of 184.087 mph […]

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EMotion electric car by fisker to be launched in 2019

renowned car designer henrik fisker who’s creating his new car company, is returning with the ’emotion’, an ultra-luxury electric vehicle with a range of 400 miles and a top speed of 161 mph. the ’emotion’s’ photographs, not renders, show the vehicle’s aerodynamic silhouette, low-slung hood, and tapered back end, formed of aluminum and carbon fiber. all […]

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