The new 2018 BMW i8 Roadster is officially teased

A third member of the BMW i family is about to make its way through. BMW i8 Roadster teased ahead of its big reveal. The short video clip depicts a well camouflaged hybrid droptop. Earlier this year, we got to see some spy shots online. The BMW i8 Roadster is expected to launch in 2018. It's first appearance was made as the BMW i8 Concept Roadster back in 2014 in Los Angeles. Last year it was confirmed by Harald Krüger, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, that it was to go into production. Much like the i8 Coupe, [...]

By | 2017-09-12T22:45:14+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Hybrids|

LaFerrari seized after trying to be smuggled into SA

If you ever thought of smuggling a supercar, perhaps a LaFerrari, into the country, you might want to rethink that idea… An unnamed Ferrari owner brought a Ferrari LaFerrari into the country back in 2014. He, however, failed to follow the correct import procedures and pay the costs involved with the customs duty and VAT. The car was then put into a bonded warehouse by SARS and been there since. The 708 kW hybrid hypercar has been waiting three years for its owner to pay up and take it home. Last month, the SA tax officials caught a R13.8 million Ferrari [...]

By | 2017-09-12T22:03:41+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Hybrids, Sports Cars|