6 Aug
Only 888 horsepower from the twin-turbocharged V12

Spanish boutique coachbuilders Tramontana have already established themselves with their fine line of handbuilt supercars, highlighted by the topless Tramontana S and closed-roof Tramontana R models. Now they are ramping up the contest with their halo Tramontana XTR — a similarly mid-mounted burner clearly aimed at the racetrack. Powered by a Mercedes-Benz V12, the twin-turbocharged engine […]


2 May
The Tri-Star unveils its 340 HP entry level high-performance car

While Audi and BMW have shot out to the forefront of entry level premium German car wars with their A3 and 1-Series models respectively, Mercedes Benz was left curiously behind. That is about to change. First their lackluster A-Class model received a total redesign, one which updated its predecessor’s staid lines with a more aggressive, […]


20 Apr
The vaunted RS line makes its return to US shores

After a long hiatus, Audi returns its high performance RS line to America in the form of the 2+2 coupé TT-RS. And for one week we had a chance to bask in its high revving glory. All photos taken exclusively for Lost In a Supermarket by Robert Kerian. I remember the first time I saw […]


18 Apr
The CLS's little 4-door coupé brother makes its debut

This is going to be a big week for concept reveals in anticipation of the Beijing Motor Show, as we’ve already seen with the Audi RS Q3 Concept High-Performance Compact SUV. Now its their German rivals turn over at Mercedes-Benz to get some shine… although not sure if these leaks are going to make Benz […]


6 Jan
A $55,000 4-cylinder curiosity for India's burgeoning middle class

Named as an homage to the legendary Avanti of the 1960s — an automotive icon built by long defunct automaker Studebaker — DC Design‘s modern Avanti has almost as much curiosity factor in its looks. A well regarded Indian design house, DC Design has built a name crafting concept cars for other OEMs as well […]


27 Dec
From the 101 hp FIAT 500 to the 1,104 hp Zenvo ST1, from one-off customs to supercar treasures, the year's best stories on wheels

We bring you the fifth & final edition of our Best Of 2011 retrospective series (after ART, BOOKS, STYLE & MUSIC) — the LIAS Year In Motion. Clearly one of our favorite topics here at Lost In a Supermarket, this Top 10 list covers all our world of transportation and things that go vroooom! Again, […]


Lost In A Supermarket gets behind the wheel of the Zenvo ST1, the vehicle destined to put Denmark on the Ultra Supercar Map. Tested at the Willow Springs International Raceway, Nicolas Stecher got a taste of what it’s like to feel 1,104 horsepower at his disposal. One word? Ludicrous. All images taken exclusively for Lost […]


14 Sep
Audi's 5-cylinder coupe gets the RS treatment

It was announced today that Audi has finally decided to bring the RS version of its TT coupe to America. All rejoice! While the RS badge has made brief and rare leaps across the pond to US shores, Audi enthusiasts usually beg for the high performance version of their favorite cars. The 420 horsepower RS4 […]