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Marc Carter is the Editor-in-Chief and founder of Diabetesss. When he's not writing news or reviews for Diabetesss, he also contributes to Inhabitat.com.

2009 Chevy Corvette ZR1 6.2L LS9 V8 Leaked!

Final details on the upcoming Corvette ZR1 weren't expected until January at the Detroit Auto Show, but Jalopnik has already received official photos of the LS9 V8 that will power the 2009 ZR1. The images prove that the LS9 is a supercharged version of the 6.2L LS3 V8. The engine also features a unique integrated twin intercooler that sits atop...

Nissan is Going to Start Taking Orders for the GT-R on Jan 1, 2008

According to the Los Angeles Times, Nissan is going to start taking orders for the 480 horsepower GT-R on January 1, 2008 and deliveries will start in June 2008. Nissan is only going to send 1,500 of the GT-R's to the US in its first year and pricing will start at $69,850 and $71,900 for the premium model. You can...

The First Jaguar XF Rolls off the Production Line

The first Jaguar XF has rolled off the production line at the automaker's Castle Bromwich plant. The first XF produced was a 4.2 liter SV8 featured in Vapour Grey paint. Although the XF is now rolling out of plant, the US will not get the car until March 2008. There will be two versions that are both powered by the...

Subaru Releases a Teaser Image of the All-New 2009 Forester

Subaru has released a single teaser image of the upcoming Forester, which is very similar to the teaser images that the automaker released the last few weeks before the STI was unveiled. Details on the new Forester are scarce and this image doesn't provide much more info either. Expect the new Forester to be unveiled late next month. Full Story: Subaru Related...

VIDEO: Top Gear Takes the All-New Aston Martin DBS to the Track!

Here is an episode of Top Gear in which Jeremy Clarkson takes the awesome Aston Martin DBS to the track. Related Stories: Full Specs and Photos of the 2008 Aston Martin DBS...It's Nothing Short of Spectacular! Aston Martin DBS is Sold Out for...

Is Nissan Working on a RWD Replacement for the 240SX/ Silvia?

It seems like everyone is jumping on the RWD bandwagon. Hyundai just unveiled its RWD Genesis coupe and now there are rumors that Nissan is working on rear-wheel-drive replacement for the 240SX a.k.a Silvia in Japan. Rumors have been circulating about the RWD coupe since last year and now Rocket Punch Auto Blog is claiming that a new 240SX/ Silvia...

Lotus Elise S 40th Anniversary Limited Edition Unveiled

To celebrate its 40th anniversary of producing cars at its production plant in Hethel, Lotus has released the Elise S 40th Anniversary Limited Edition just for the European market. The special anniversary edition comes colored in burnt orange, features painted rear diffuser and wheels, leather seats with orange stitching, colored brake calipers and a 40th commemorative letter signed by the...

BRABUS Tunes the All-New 2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon

BRABUS has already developed tuning packages for the latest C-Class sedan. Just in time for the C-Class wagon's introduction, BRABUS has unveiled its exclusive tuning package for the new model. BRABUS is going to offer specific tuning packages for diesel and gas powered models. For the CDI models BRABUS is offering its PowerXtra kits which will add 39 more horsepower...

VW is Planning Four New Platforms to Help it Catch up to Toyota

VW has a lofty goal of selling 10 million vehicles per year by 2018. In addition the automaker wants to close the gap between itself and Toyota. One of the automaker's new plans is to develop four architectures that can be used across the Volkswagen Group brands, including Lamborghini, Audi and Bentley. The reasoning behind the four architectures is that...

All-New 2008 Honda Fit Wins Japan’s Car of the Year Award

The all-new 2008 Honda Fit, which is a newer version of what we have here in the US, just went on sale late last month in Japan. The all-new model has just received Japan's Car of the Year award. The new 2008 Honda Fit is powered by either a 1.3L 98 horsepower engine or a 1.5L 118 horsepower engine in...