Semantics: Sports/Super/Hypercars

When CAR Magazine Editor LJK Setright claimed to coin the term “supercar” in the mid-1960’s, he was referring to the Lamborghini Miura. At the time, a supercar was defined as a car that was mid-engined, outlandishly expensive, rare, and supremely quick. Today, cars like the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano and the Nissan GT-R blur the […]