2020 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S spied with active aero

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Spy Photos,Porsche,Coupe,Luxury,Performance The two cars look nearly identical Continue reading 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S spied with active aero 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S spied with active aero originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 31 Aug 2018 15:33:00 EDT. Please see our terms for […]

Next-gen Lamborghini Aventador to get batteries and active aero?

Sportscar makers at the pointy end of class flout what appear to be inevitable business decisions the same way their offerings flout what appear to be inevitable physical limitations. Questions we’ve asked for years include: How long until Ferrari builds an SUV? (Next year.) How long until Chevrolet reveals a mid-engined Corvette? (Soon?) And how […]

Zunum Aero on how it will transform U.S. air travel with electric planes and regional airports by 2022

Zunum Aero, a fledgling transportation startup that promises to “take aviation into the future” using small hybrid-electric aircraft and regional airports, has provided more details about how it plans to achieve its goal. By way of a quick recap, we first reported on Zunum Aero back in April when it launched out of stealth with financial […]

Why the Mercedes-AMG Project One's active aero doesn't split like Lamborghini's

We learned some interesting facts from Mercedes-AMG’s CEO Tobias Moers at the Frankfurt Motor Show about the Project One. While the machine boasts a comprehensive suite of active aerodynamic technology from adjustable spoilers to opening vents, the right and left sides of the Project One can’t operate independently of each other. As you may remember, […]

Aero and the Beast | 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE First Drive

The 1LE badge wasn’t meant to conjure up an image of a track-dominating pony car, originally. It was just an ordering shorthand, a Regular Production Option, a box to check so the line worker knows what to bolt onto the next car. Some RPO codes have acquired a mythos, becoming marketing terms unto themselves. ZR1, […]

Dynamic Aero Application: Porsche Patents Rear Diffuser Technology

– The dynamic rear wing on new Porsches (such as the 718 Boxster pictured above) may soon be joined by a rear diffuser that automatically deploys itself in similar fashion. That’s if a recently published patent filed by Porsche with the United States Patent and Trademark Office makes the transition from idea to reality. – According to the patent, […]

How Zunum Aero plans to revolutionize air travel with electric planes and regional airports

A new aviation startup is launching out of stealth today with plans to facilitate a U.S. regional hybrid-electric aircraft network by the beginning of the next decade. Founded out of Kirkland, Washington in 2013, Zunum Aero is striving to “take aviation into the future” with 10-50 seat aircraft that use thousands of quieter regional airports to transport people up to […]