Koenigsegg CCXR

    Christian von Koenigsegg, founder of the Swedish supercar company that bears his name, has created a greener car not by reducing horsepower—the Koenigsegg CCXR packs a brutish 1,018-hp engine—but by designing a fuel system that uses ethanol, a biofuel. To complement the intricate, highly original fuel system, Koenigsegg manufactures the CCXR to the highest standards, with workers building each car by hand. This model starts at $1.3 million, but can exceed $2 million with custom coachwork. The automobile’s only real competition is the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport, but then again there is really no comparing one of the most conspicuous gas-guzzlers on the planet with a green supercar like the CCXR. Only 10 CCXRs will arrive in the United States this year, and this small number seems ambitious when one considers that the company has delivered only 77 cars since its founding in 2002.

    Pros: Its ability to run on 100 percent ethanol makes it the ultimate green machine.
    Cons: Ethanol stations are almost as rare as the car.

    From Around the Web...
    Porsche Design Tower Miami
    We head to the opening of the Porsche Design Tower Miami for a ride in the famed Dezervator…
    The 2015 McLaren P1 GTR being offered at the RM Sotheby's Villa Erba sale.
    A McLaren P1 GTR, a Ferrari LaFerrari, and Porsche 918 Spyder to be offered at Villa Erba sale…
    The Fittipaldi EF7 VGT by Pininfarina
    The coachbuilder teamed with renowned racer Emerson Fittipaldi to create the carbon-fiber...
    Jaguar and Bentley are among the marques charging ahead on all-electric cars and concepts…
    The Callaway Corvette Aerowagen Shooting Brake
    The performance package gives the car 757 hp and a rear hatch…
    The Rickman Revival Velocette
    The three-day celebration of beautiful bikes will also feature a Wall of Death stunt show…
    The Audi R8 LMS GT4
    Based off the R8 Coupe, the car will be eligible to compete in motorsports’ GT4 category worldwide…
    The Mercedes-AMG S63
    The full-size flagship gets a redesigned interior, new engine, and improved autonomous technology...
    The "Inspired by Monte Carlo" Mini Remastered by David Brown Automotive.
    The customizable model is constructed by hand and pairs vintage styling with high-tech touches…
    Bentley’s Racing Program Takes to the GT3 Track
    The marque is on a roll after recently racing at the Pirelli World Challenge in Long Beach, Calif…