New Model Perspective: Fisker Force 1

Silver Force-1

Call it a case of good karma. Henrik Fisker is back in the car business, but this time there’s not an electric motor in sight. Fisker unveiled the 218-mph Force 1 sports car at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January and announced it would go into limited production this year at the VLF Automotive facility in Auburn Hills, Mich.

Vintage Corner: Lamborghini Miura

Lamborghini Financing

When was the last time an auto-show introduction knocked your socks off? Chances are, whatever the car, you already saw it on the Internet days before. Journalists and patrons at the Geneva Motor Show in 1966 had no such spoilers to dampen the thrill of seeing the Lamborghini P400 for the first time. It didn’t matter that the car had no name at that point. Five decades later, the Lamborghini P400 Miura is appreciated as both a landmark sports car and a milestone design.

Vintage Corner: Porsche 928

Finance a Porsche 928

It should be celebrated as one of the greatest GT coupes of all time. It could be held up as the blueprint for a modern GT coupe. Instead, it is sometimes brushed off, even by some marque loyalists, as the product of brand misdirection. It is the 1978-1995 Porsche 928

Model Masterpiece: Bentley Speed Six

even Old Number One can be Leased

With a reputation for being a badge-engineered Rolls-Royce, one might wonder how the name Bentley has managed to stick around for almost a century. The Speed Six is the answer. Introduced in 1928, it continued the marque’s domination of the 24 hours of Le Mans and further defined Bentleys as innovative and enduring.

New Model Perspective: Porsche GT3 RS “Goes to 11”

Lease a Porsche 911 GT3

Maybe there are some “Spinal Tap” fans at Porsche, because they took the 911 GT3, already the closest thing to a racecar in the 911 fleet, and pushed this road/track model to 11 to create the Porsche GT3 RS. RS, in Porsche-speak, is rennsport (racing). If you’re not yet a member of a track, the 911 GT3 RS is the car that may compel you to join.