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Sales

2003 Ferrari Enzo Nets Online Auction Record of $2.6 Million

Extravagant impulse buying with the click of a mouse

Batteries

German Startup Targets Electric Hypercar

Can EV racer live up to its hype?

Design

Design Chief Luc Donckerwolke Departs Hyundai

Luxury car guru has crafted the styling of many memorable Audi, Bentley, Lambo and Genesis models

Additive Manufacturing

Lambo Making Masks

Even super sports car manufacturers are in the fight against COVID-19

Marketing

Lambo and LEGO Enter into Partnership

While this might not be the most earth-shattering auto news, it surely is more pleasant than a story about the coronavirus and its unfortunate impacts on people in auto

Business

Aston Martin Admits to Talks with Investors

Aston Martin, the iconic maker of British supercars made famous by fictional hero James Bond, says it’s in talks about “extended relationships” with unnamed investors.

Additive Manufacturing

VW, HP Test 3D Printing on Miniature Cars

Hewlett-Packard Co. has 3D-printed more than 10,000 tiny scale models of Volkswagen AG’s upcoming ID.3 electric car to demonstrate the technology for potential use in high-volume production vehicles.

Lambo, MIT Team Up on Supercapacitor Material

Lamborghini SpA and researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have filed a patent for a new material that promises to significantly improve the performance of supercapacitors.

Aston Martin Crossover Starts at $193,000

Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd.’s first crossover vehicle, the DBX, will be base priced at $193,000 in the U.S. when it debuts in mid-2020.

Hyundai’s Genesis Unit Names New Global Chief

Hyundai Motor Co. has appointed Yong-woo (William) Lee to head its Genesis luxury car unit, effective Nov 1.

Lamborghini Teases 830-hp Hypercar

Lamborghini SpA’s Squandra Corse motorsports unit is developing a track-only variant of the Aventador supercar that could generate as much as 830 hp.

Business

VW Confirms €200 Billion Market Cap Goal

Volkswagen AG verifies that it intends to hike its current market value to €200 billion ($222 billion) from the current €95 billion.

Business

VW Considers Options for Lamborghini Unit

Volkswagen AG reportedly is studying a possible sale, initial public offering or merger into another legal entity for its Lamborghini super car unit.

Sales

VW Approved to Merge Units in India

Volkswagen AG says it has received regulatory approvals in India to combine its local Skoda, Volkswagen and sales units.

Hybrid

Time Nearing for First Lambo EV?

Volkswagen AG’s Lamborghini unit is mulling an all-electric powertrain for the 2+2 grand tourer it aims to launch in about five years.

Ferrari Flexes SUV Customization

Ferrari SpA’s upcoming SUV/crossover vehicle will be built on a flexible platform that that offers unique and customizable features, says Chief Technical Officer Michael Leiters.

Design

Genesis Hires Former Lambo Designer

Hyundai Motor Co. has appointed Filippo Perini to head its Genesis luxury brand’s advanced design studio in Europe.

Ferrari Adds Convertible Version of 812 Speedster

Ferrari SpA says its new 812 GTS is the most powerful production convertible in the world.

Hybrid

Sales of Electrified Cars to Quadruple in Europe

Deliveries of plug-in hybrid and all-electric vehicles across Europe will jump fourfold to 1 million units in 2020, predicts Europe’s Transport & Environment group.

Hybrid

Mild-Hybrid Lambo Speedster Breaks Cover

Lamborghini SpA has taken the wraps off its Sian hypercar, which features a 48-volt mild-hybrid architecture and supercapacitor, ahead of the model’s public unveiling at next week’s Frankfurt auto show.

Sales

Lambo’s Valuation Jumps on SUV Sales

Exotic supercar maker Automobil Lamborghini SpA is seeing its market value soar because of the success of its popular and sedately designed Urus crossover vehicle.

Design

Koenigsegg Nabs Former Bugatti, Genesis Designer

Sweden’s Koenigsegg AB has hired Alexander "Sasha" Selipanov, who penned the Bugatti Chiron, as its new design chief. 

Audi Readies New RS6 Avant

Volkswagen AG’s Audi unit will take the wraps off the next-generation RS6 Avant all-wheel-drive performance wagon at next month’s Frankfurt auto show.

Lamborghini Mulls Le Mans Racer

Volkswagen AG’s Lamborghini unit is considering joining the hypercar category in the World Endurance Championship (WEC) series with a new model based on the supercar maker’s one-off SC18 project car.