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The Venerated Silk Road Project

Those among us who remember when Toyota, Honda and even Mitsubishi made sports cars, likely lamented the passing of the venerated Supra, Prelude and 3000GT, shuffled off production lines, and summarily relegated to the collective dustbin of history! Honda consistently rumors that they are making a new Prelude, but it appears Toyota has teamed up with BMW and are putting their money into a joint-venture (FT-1 concept) Supra. Car enthusiasts will likely let out cacophonous howls as they dream of driving a Supra again! As for the name, I may have gotten a little carried away, as it is not yet in stone. It could be Supra, it could be 2000GT, or perhaps something else. The name aside, this car is going to be coming to dealerships soon, likely in the next calendar year. This great new sports car, that will share market space with the likes of the Ford Mustang for example, will come in a coupe, as well as convertible models, and the BMW partnership will bring credibility to the project. The BMW Z4 is the only car in the combined car lines of these 2 companies that even comes close to the FT-1 concept car. This concept car will likely be a replacement model for BMW’s Z4, but that which lacks all of the goodies of the […]

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The New Tesla is All the Rage

The Tesla III is Elon Musk’s latest car and it has a serious back order list. The list of customers has rapidly grown since customers were first able to view the new model on March 31, 2016. The first deliveries of the new car are slated to begin in the U.S. in late 2017. The backorder list has grown so much that Elon Musk predicts that it will take up to the year 2020 to fulfill the requests. It’s reported that high numbers of people reserved the Model III before it was unveiled.   So, what makes the Tesla III so astounding that it has reached such a high level of demand and has such a large back order list? Let’s take a look at some of the specs to find out:   Starting Price = $35,000: The starting price puts this amazing car at the fingertips of many more customers than previous models. The Model S was popular with customers, but the price range began at $71,000. The price of the Model III has surely drawn in new customers who have had their eye on previous models for years. Supercharging Ability: The Model III is fully electric and can be supercharged. This mean that the car can be charged up in minutes as opposed to hours. It’s just like […]