The Truth About Cars » Gordon Murray http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:42:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Gordon Murray http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com TVR “Sells Out” of 2017 Cars in Six Weeks http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/tvr-sells-2017-cars-six-weeks/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/tvr-sells-2017-cars-six-weeks/#comments Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1153905 The reborn sportscar maker TVR says it has “sold out” of its first model since shuttering in 2006, Autocar is reporting. Reportedly, none of the prospective owners, who have deposited £5,000 ($7,700 USD), have seen pictures of the new car. The new model will be a V8-powered sportscar designed by Gordon Murray, with engine development from Cosworth and production by […]

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The reborn sportscar maker TVR says it has “sold out” of its first model since shuttering in 2006, Autocar is reporting. Reportedly, none of the prospective owners, who have deposited £5,000 ($7,700 USD), have seen pictures of the new car. The new model will be a V8-powered sportscar designed by Gordon Murray, with engine development from Cosworth and production by […]

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Shell Partnering With Gordon Murray On New City Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/shell-partnering-gordon-murray-new-city-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/shell-partnering-gordon-murray-new-city-car/#comments Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:05:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1041481 Royal Dutch Shell and Gordon Murray will partner on a new city car project, based heavily on Murray’s T25 city car project. The vehicle, dubbed Project M, is described as a “simple, practical global city car”. While Shell will provide expertise in engine lubricants for the project, the oil major is now the T25 project’s most […]

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Royal Dutch Shell and Gordon Murray will partner on a new city car project, based heavily on Murray’s T25 city car project. The vehicle, dubbed Project M, is described as a “simple, practical global city car”. While Shell will provide expertise in engine lubricants for the project, the oil major is now the T25 project’s most […]

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Editorial: Will Gordon Murray’s City Car Finally See The Road? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/02/editorial-will-gordon-murrays-city-car-finally-see-road/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/02/editorial-will-gordon-murrays-city-car-finally-see-road/#comments Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:20:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1009658 The saga of Gordon Murray’s T.25 city car may finally reach an end in 2019 when Yamaha plans to launch their own line of four-wheeled vehicles. The Wall Street Journal reported that the Japanese industrial conglomerate is planning to launch a car by the end of the decade, to help diversify away from motorbikes and […]

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The saga of Gordon Murray’s T.25 city car may finally reach an end in 2019 when Yamaha plans to launch their own line of four-wheeled vehicles. The Wall Street Journal reported that the Japanese industrial conglomerate is planning to launch a car by the end of the decade, to help diversify away from motorbikes and […]

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The Most Influential Sports Car Ever Made?: The Lotus Elan http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/influential-sports-car-ever-made-lotus-elan/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/influential-sports-car-ever-made-lotus-elan/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:30:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=886473 You may find the idea that relatively obscure British sports car, with fewer than 16,000 made, could be the most inspirational or influential sports car ever a bit far-fetched, but I think a compelling argument can be made in the favor of the Lotus Elan. Yes, there were two seaters going back to the MG TC and even before […]

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You may find the idea that relatively obscure British sports car, with fewer than 16,000 made, could be the most inspirational or influential sports car ever a bit far-fetched, but I think a compelling argument can be made in the favor of the Lotus Elan. Yes, there were two seaters going back to the MG TC and even before […]

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Gordon Murray’s T.25 and T.27 City Cars To Go Into Production http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/gordon-murrays-t-25-and-t-27-city-cars-to-go-into-production/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/gordon-murrays-t-25-and-t-27-city-cars-to-go-into-production/#comments Fri, 16 Aug 2013 11:30:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=499567 Pioneering designer Gordon Murray, the man who gave the world the McLaren F1, announced on his blog that his T.25 and T.27 urban concept cars have been sold by Gordon Murray Design to an as yet unnamed manufacturer, to go into production and on sale in 2016. “The T.25 and T.27 concept has now been […]

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Pioneering designer Gordon Murray, the man who gave the world the McLaren F1, announced on his blog that his T.25 and T.27 urban concept cars have been sold by Gordon Murray Design to an as yet unnamed manufacturer, to go into production and on sale in 2016. “The T.25 and T.27 concept has now been […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: McLaren F1 Meets Smart Roadster Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-mclaren-f1-meets-smart-roadster-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-mclaren-f1-meets-smart-roadster-edition/#comments Wed, 29 Jun 2011 14:39:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=400960 When asked by thenational.ae if he preferred to drive his McLaren F1 or Mclaren-Mercedes SLR to work everyday, the man who designed both legendary hypercars, Gordon Murray demurs: I wouldn’t say the SLR is quite an everyday car but I certainly like to drive it to work. But for me, despite all those cars and my single-seater […]

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When asked by thenational.ae if he preferred to drive his McLaren F1 or Mclaren-Mercedes SLR to work everyday, the man who designed both legendary hypercars, Gordon Murray demurs: I wouldn’t say the SLR is quite an everyday car but I certainly like to drive it to work. But for me, despite all those cars and my single-seater […]

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Murray T.25 City Car Caught Testing http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/04/murray-t-25-city-car-caught-testing/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/04/murray-t-25-city-car-caught-testing/#comments Mon, 26 Apr 2010 15:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=354256 What happens when the man behind the McLaren F1 decides to chuck in the go-fast nonsense and devote his considerable energies towards developing a “revolutionary” city car? You’re looking at it. Autocar caught this first image of Gordon Murray‘s three-seat T.25 testing in the UK, and from the looks of it, all the talk of […]

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What happens when the man behind the McLaren F1 decides to chuck in the go-fast nonsense and devote his considerable energies towards developing a “revolutionary” city car? You’re looking at it. Autocar caught this first image of Gordon Murray‘s three-seat T.25 testing in the UK, and from the looks of it, all the talk of […]

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