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The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe. “That’s A Cadillac?”

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 29, 2011 by AutoSpotters

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The question: What kind of car does it take to convince a busy, big-shot, world traveling attorney from the Northeast to catch the next flight to Texas just to go for a car ride?

The answer: A 2011 Cadillac CTS-V coupe.

What car comes to mind when you think about a coupe with 556 horsepower, 551 foot-pounds of torque, 0-60 mph in 3.9 seconds, ¼ mile in 12.3 seconds and an electronically limited top speed of 175 mph? Probably not a Cadillac, until now.

The 2011 CTS-V coupe is based on the CTS coupe that we drove a few months ago, and enjoyed. Rather than rewriting that review, this review will focus mainly on what the extra letter added to the name means – and it means a lot.


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Barrett-Jackson – Scottsdale 2011 – Interesting Wednesday Cars

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 23, 2011 by AutoSpotters

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Lot: 325 – 1979 CITROEN ROADSTER
$9,900.00


Lot: 343.1 – 1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM WS-6
$21,450.00


Lot: 360 – 1999 MERCEDES-BENZ 600SL
$29,150.00
6,815 original miles, V12 389hp


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AWD, 4 Seat Ferrari FF

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , on January 21, 2011 by AutoSpotters

Dallas Cars & Coffee – November 2010

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 12, 2010 by AutoSpotters

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If you find yourself in Dallas on the first Saturday of the month, make a point to stop by Classic BMW in Plano – you will not be disappointed.



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G-Power BMW X5 Typhoon – 725 HP, 186 MPH.

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 19, 2010 by AutoSpotters

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Press Release:

G-POWER X5 M TYPHOON – with 725 hp, pass the 300 km/h mark even faster!

First there was the “small” TYPHOON body kit; now here comes the “big” TYPHOON wide body kit for the BMW X5 M. Thanks to optimised air flow and up to 15 % more cooling, the G-POWER body kit clears the way for an increase in the base output of the 4.4 l V8 bi-turbo power unit of 170 hp to no less than 725 hp.

Muscular flared wheel arches plus distinctive skirts and spoilers on the front and rear trimmed for maximum aerodynamic efficiency define the look of the G-POWER X5 M TYPHOON. The body kit in original equipment quality made from PU RIM was developed by G-POWER designers using state-of-the-art CAD technology. The base vehicle was fully digitised in-house with a 3D scanner.
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One Lamborghini Smashed Up Four Other Cars In London.

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , on August 11, 2010 by AutoSpotters

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A couple of guys from Abu Dhabi managed to kill 5 cars with one Lamborghini in Lowndes Square in Knightsbridge, London.

According to London’s Evening Standard, The Lamborghini only had about 200 miles and was on loan from the manufacturer.

The crash reportedly involved enough force to flip a parked BMW.

No injuries were reported.

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If you have photos of any of the vehicular slaughter – send them our way.
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Photo credit: Daily Mail

Dallas Cars & Coffee – August 2010

Posted in cars with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 7, 2010 by AutoSpotters

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[✔] Coke / [  ] Pepsi

[✔] PC / [  ] Mac

[✔] AT&T / [  ] Verizon

[✔] LCD / [  ] Plasma

[✔] XBox 360 / [  ] Wii

[  ] Houston / [  ] Dallas  —  Based solely on the once a month car show known as Cars & Coffee, Dallas gets the ✔. (sorry Space City)


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