Ferrari Scuderia Spider 16M

To celebrate the winning of its 16th Formula 1 constructor’s championship last week, Ferrari has unleashed the new Scuderia Spider 16M ($TBA). The fastest open-top Ferrari ever, the Scuderia Spider 16M has a 510 hp 4.3L V8 (0-60 in 3.7 seconds and a top speed of 195 mph) that’s partnered with a smooth 6-speed F1Continue reading “Ferrari Scuderia Spider 16M”

Shelby Slot Car Race Track

Forget stealing your young one’s latest set and get yourself an adult-sized slot car setup with the Shelby Slot Car Race Track ($250; Dec. 1). Featuring over 63 feet of track, the set comes with two intricately-detailed reproductions of the Shelby Daytona Coupes seen in the 1964 24 Hours of Le Mans, each of whichContinue reading “Shelby Slot Car Race Track”

Concept Ferrari Superbike

Here is a one-of-a-kind concept Ferrari Superbike created by Israeli industrial designer Amir Glinik. Powered by a modified engine from a Ferrari Enzo, the bike is controlled by a drive-by-wire system that is similar to what is found on jet fighters like the F-16.    

Honda Creates ‘Musical Road’ on California Highway

On Avenue K in Lancaster, Calif., Honda will turn your car into a musical instrument — whether you like it or not. Apparently residents have been complaining and the city is paving over the road Tuesday, but for now, grooved strips in the highway will produce the “The Lone Ranger” melody from Rossini’s “William Tell”Continue reading “Honda Creates ‘Musical Road’ on California Highway”

Kelley Blue Book Launches Web Site Optimized for iPhone

Kelly Blue Book has announced the launch of its new website optimized for the iPhone and iPod touch. The web app will allow users to access new and used vehicle information, view videos, images, and new car reviews, and submit free dealer price quotes. Kelly Blue Book’s iPhone mobile site can be accessed by visitingContinue reading “Kelley Blue Book Launches Web Site Optimized for iPhone”

It Ain’t That Hard, Folks. Make Better Cars by Jay Leno

The type of vehicles America makes best are, unfortunately, not the type of vehicles that people really want anymore. Nobody builds better trucks than the Americans do. Not even the Japanese build as good a truck as the Ford F-150 or the Chevy Silverado. It’s the same with performance cars. The Corvette Z06 has 505Continue reading “It Ain’t That Hard, Folks. Make Better Cars by Jay Leno”

The 50 Most Famous Cars of All Time

Whether they were notable for their superior performance, or for the superior performers who drove them, RideLust’s list of the 50 Most Famous Cars pays homage to all the truly iconic automobiles of our time (and a few that slipped in under “editorial bias”…) So without further ado, and in no particular order here isContinue reading “The 50 Most Famous Cars of All Time”

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