Lotus final week launched a observe automobile based mostly on a design that was conceived greater than 50 years in the past. The design was initially crafted for a race automobile to compete within the 1970 Can-Am Sequence, however due to restricted sources it was by no means used—till now.
2025 Ferrari SF90 successor spy pictures – Photograph credit score: Baldauf
Ferrari seems to be within the early phases of growth of its substitute for the SF90 supercar. A check mule sporting a modified SF90 physique was noticed this week and factors to chassis, powertrain, and styling upgrades pegged for the brand new automobile.
1967 Ferrari 412P bearing chassis no. 0854 – Photograph credit score: Bonhams
One other Ferrari within the headlines was the uber-rare 1967 412P, an endurance racer of which simply 4 have been constructed. One in all them was simply offered at public sale for greater than $30 million.
Rolls-Royce Droptail (Amethyst)
Persons are additionally spending near that quantity on new automobiles. Rolls-Royce this week revealed the Droptail, a coachbuilt roadster restricted to 4 examples and thought to value over $25 million apiece.
Ferrari 812 Competizione by Tailor Made
Ferrari additionally revealed a one-off 812 Competizione that can be offered for charity. The distinctive touches to the automobile have been dealt with by Ferrari’s Tailor Made personalization group and have been designed by Ferrari design chief Flavio Manzoni.
2026 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class EV spy pictures – Photograph credit score: Baldauf
Mercedes-Benz was out testing an electrical compact crossover that may probably function the successor to the EQC. It is attributable to launch round 2025 and can journey on Mercedes’ new MMA platform designed for compact electrical autos and hybrids.
2025 Genesis GV90 spy pictures – Photograph credit score: Baldauf
One other automobile out testing this week was an electrical full-size SUV from Genesis. The brand new SUV is anticipated to be referred to as a GV90 and enter manufacturing in early 2025, probably at a plant within the U.S.
2024 Mercedes-Benz EQB
And at last, Mercedes-Benz revealed an up to date model of its EQB electrical compact crossover. It options new styling and know-how however the identical powertrains as the present mannequin.