Aston Martin Valkyrie deliveries pushed back to 2021

The Aston Martin Valkyrie hit public roads for the first time earlier this year, following its track debut at the 2019 British Grand Prix. Covid-19 put its testing programme on hold shortly afterwards, however, with first deliveries now expected to come in 2021. 

In a recent trading statement, Executive Chairman Lawrence Stroll said: ‘Development of our range of mid-engined cars, descended from the era defining Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar, continues along with updates of our core sports car models.’ The statement also revealed that although Valkyrie testing and development has now resumed, Covid-19-related delays have pushed expected deliveries back from Q2 of this year to 2021.

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Here Are the Cars and Trucks With The Most Horsepower Per Dollar

Do you daydream about living in the muscle car boom era of the 1960s and 1970s, when gas was cheap and power was plentiful? Well, we can’t really speak on the topic of cheap gas, but regarding horsepower, you are inarguably living through one of the all-time greatest eras for automotive performance. Horsepower has been cheaper in the past, but it wasn’t coupled with the reliability and safety of a typical modern car, let alone the handling and overall pace of some of the cars on today’s short list.

To see just how much of a bargain big horsepower is these days, we compiled a cross-section of the best horsepower-per-dollar values you might encounter in several segments known for high outputs and relatively low prices. We’ve arranged them from most expensive to the least, meaning the best values are last on the list—but even the cars that kick things off

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BBR Super 225 upgrade for mk3 NC Mazda MX-5

British Mazda tuner BBR has revealed a new Super 225 upgrade for the third generation Mazda MX-5 built between 2005 and 2013. The package combines a selection of BBR-engineered upgrades to the NC’s naturally aspirated 2-litre four-cylinder engine without resorting to turbochargers.

As its name suggests the upgrades yield a generous lift in peak power and torque over the standard powertrain, peaking at 224bhp, a 67bhp rise from standard. Not only is the power lifted, but it’s been done so without compromising on driveability or reliability, while engine response is also improved.

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The changes consist specifically of new components that help the engine breathe more effectively, with changes on both the intake and exhaust

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New 2020 Audi Q5 revealed – tech and design updates for popular SUV

Audi has given its mid-sized Q5 SUV a midlife update to keep it in touch with rivals from BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo. The changes are mostly focused on improving the Q5’s technology suite, cleaning up the available powertrains and updating the design. The changes also precede an incoming Q5 Sportback that will rival the BMW X4 and Porsche Macan later this year.

Along with much of the new-generation Audi range, all updated Q5s will receive a mild-hybrid system to clean up the petrol and diesel powertrains. Four-cylinder petrol and diesel models will incorporate a 12V system paired to a dual-clutch transmission and a part-time quattro ‘Ultra’ all-wheel-drive system as standard. Both of these models see power upgrades over their respective predecessors too, with the TDI and TFSI now increased to 201bhp and 260bhp respectively (up by 17bhp and 18bhp).

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Nissan Swaps Million-Mile 2007 Frontier for Brand-New 2020 Model

If you can put a million miles on a Nissan Frontier, it turns out the automaker will reward you handsomely. Brian Murphy, an independent delivery driver and original owner of the 2007 Nissan Frontier that rolled its odometer past a certified one-million-mile mark earlier this year, took delivery of a brand-new 2020 Frontier at M’Lady Nissan in Crystal Lake, Illinois, the same dealer from which he bought the 2007 model.

The Million-Mile Frontier, which was a base King Cab model with a four-cylinder and five-speed manual transmission, is being replaced with an updated 2020 King Cab model with the all-new 310-hp 3.8-liter V-6 and nine-speed automatic transmission. The new truck is a well-optioned 4×4 SV model and includes options Murphy once considered unnecessary luxuries, such as power windows and locks, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, and Apple’s Siri Eyes Free. The 2020 model year marks the final one for the current

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