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Red tape delays TVR Griffith until 2020

The world was supposed to welcome a reborn TVR Griffith early this year. Now, it’s been put on hold until 2020. A report from Dutch website AutoRAI, first spotted by Motor1, detailed the new delay that TVR blames on construction processes at its new Welsh factory. In December TVR said it would likely start production of the new Griffith in March of this year and aimed for the first deliveries to occur at some point in 2019.  The holdup comes from European Union regulations. The Welsh government purchased a tiny 3-percent…

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New $1.15M “entry-level” Koenigsegg supercar in the works with camless engine

Koenigsegg is hardly a budget brand, but the Swedish supercar maker has plans for what could be considered an “entry-level” supercar. And it’s going to be a hybrid. Top Gear spoke with founder and CEO Cristian von Koenigsegg, who said the latest deal with China’s NEVS will pave the way for a new supercar to increase the company’s volume into the hundreds. Today, Koenigsegg builds about 20 cars per year with multi-year waiting lists. The new car will not replace the Agera or Regera, and a proper successor to the…

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2019 Chevrolet Corvette Final Edition lands in Europe

Chevrolet Europe has launched the 2019 Corvette Final Edition in the old world, and it could mark the beginning of the C7-generation’s parade lap. The brand revealed the Final Edition car on Wednesday and said its appointments will be available for either the Corvette Grand Sport or Z06 coupes. The base Stingray variant misses out on the special treatment. Final Edition cars feature what Chevrolet said are the best attributes of the C7-generation Corvette. Thus, the Corvette Final Edition bundles features such as Brembo carbon-ceramic brakes, Competition sports seats, the…

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This car museum is a three-ring attraction

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus earned its title as “The Greatest Show on Earth,” in part, because it provided not one, not two, but three rings of entertainment under its big top. You might say the same thing about the Sarasota Classic Car Museum, which is located in the circus’ long-time winter-weather hometown, the Florida Gulf Coast city of Sarasota. Indeed, the museum is located just across the Tamiami Trail (aka U.S. 41) from the acclaimed John and Mabel Ringling Museum of Art, and the car museum’s…

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