1987 DeTomaso Pantera GT5-S | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

This is an ’87 DeTomaso Pantera GT5-S that was at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. The DeTomaso Pantera is sports car that was made between 1971 and 1992, and a total of 7,260 were built. The engine is a 5.8 Ford Cleveland V8 that produces 345 horsepower and 333 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.4 seconds and has a top speed of 174 mph. This is also one of 38 that were shipped to the US.

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2010 Lamborghini Gallardo Valentino Balboni | 2018 Central Florida Auto Show

This is a Lamborghini Gallardo LP550-2 Valentino Balboni that was at the 2018 Central Florida Auto Show. The Lamborghini Gallardo is a supercar that was made between 2003 and 2013 (model years between 2004 and 2014). The Valentino Balboni was named after the famous Lamborghini test driver of the same name. This special edition was essentially his retirement gift, and only 250 were built. The engine is a 5.2 liter V10 that produces 550 horsepower and 398 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed e-gear. This car does 0-60 mph in 3.9 seconds and has a top speed of 199 mph. This car weighs 3,042 pounds since the body is made of aluminum, and the chassis is an aluminum spaceframe. There are also some parts that are carbon fiber.

Maserati Quattroporte in Town

I saw this Maserati Quattroporte in town this afternoon. This is from the fifth generation, which was made between 2002 and 2012 (model years between 2003 and 2012). The engine is a 4.2 liter V8 that produces 394 horsepower and 333 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 4.9 seconds and has a top speed of 171 mph.

1980 DeTomaso Pantera GTS | 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

Here’s an ’80 De Tomaso Pantera GTS that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The De Tomaso Pantera is an Italian supercar that was made between 1971 and 1992, and a total of 7,260 were made. The engine is a 5.8 liter Ford Cleveland V8 that produces 286 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.3 seconds and has a top speed of 174 mph.

Car of the Day 1/2/19

Today’s car of the day is this 2017 Maserati Ghibli Q4 that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the third generation (M157), which has been in production since 2013. The engine is a 3 liter twin turbo V6 that produces 424 horsepower and 428 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 8-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 4.7 seconds and has a top speed of 178 mph.

2018 Lamborghini Huracan Performante Spotted in Town

This afternoon, I saw this 2018 Lamborghini Huracan Performante in Clearwater. The Lamborghini Huracan is a supercar that’s been in production since 2014, and was unveiled at the 2014 Geneva Auto Show. The Huracan is also the car that replaced the aging Gallardo. The Performante was unveiled at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. The engine is a 5.2 liter V10 that produces 630 horsepower and 443 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 7-speed ISR. This car does 0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds and has a top speed of 202 mph. This car weighs 3,047 pounds since the body panels are aluminum and composite, and the chassis is an aluminum and carbon fiber spaceframe. This car managed to go around the Nurburgring in 6 minutes and 52.01 seconds. The starting price of the Huracan Performante is $274,390.

Car of the Day 10/17/18

Today’s car of the day is this Ferrari 488 GTB that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s the car that replaced the 458. This car was unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. The engine is a 3.9 twin turbo V8 that produces 660 horsepower and 560 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 7-speed DCT. This car does 0-60 mph in 3 seconds and has a top speed of 205 mph.