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Koenigsegg is set to get a bit of electrified competition from neighboring Finland in the form of the Toroidion 1MW, an electric supercar teased in these images and set to debut at Top Marques Monaco in April.

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It's back to the past with MotorWeek for a video dive into the 1986.5 Volkswagen Scirocco 16V, the coupe that carried the pennant for VW's performance aspirations for 15 years, from 1974 to 1989.

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Plus: Four Other Key Trends From The Motor City

Performance cars dominated the Detroit Auto Show, but other areas of the industry are showing strength as sales continue to rebound.

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With the debut of the 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider, the Italian company's US lineup has officially doubled. It brings roofless joy to the already-beautiful 4C Coupe, as well as a soft-cloth top, an available carbon fiber roll-hoop "halo," four new wheel designs, an Alpine sound system and an optional Akrapovic center-mounted exhaust.

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Five Reveals That Will Have Peformance Freaks Drooling

The 2015 Detroit Auto Show is set to feature a long list of powerful new cars as the industry moves beyond the Great Recession.

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"We are transforming our approach to performance." – Mark Fields

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The Dodge boys and their cousins from SRT have shoehorned the same 707-horsepower, 6.2-liter supercharged V8 into both the Dodge Challenger and Charger. The former being a two-door, it's lighter than the latter four-door sedan. So it would stand to reason that the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat would be the quicker of the two, right?

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The L Word is not just a Showtime series that went off the air a few years back. It can also be code for "luxury," a term the folks at Tesla Motors don't seem to overuse when it comes to the Model S battery-electric vehicle. The California-based company considers its sole production model a performance vehicle, Automotive News says, citing a statement by Diarmuid O'Connell, Tesla's vice president of business development, at a presentation to the Electrification Coalition. O'Connell said the Mode

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The world's most adorable new car has already been given a once-over by the performance minds at Mugen. Honda has pulled back the covers on the new Mugen body kit for the N-One. The bits include a revised front fascia with a unique grille and LED fog lamps as well as side sills and a restyled rear valance with dual, center-mounted exhaust outlets. The company's engineers have also cooked up three new wheel styles for the kei car and a sportier suspension, though the drivetrain remains untouched.

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Here's something that should warm the hearts of electric-vehicle enthusiasts in cold-weather climes.

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It sounds like the flittering of fresh $100 bills, or at least that's what we assume it sounds like. DDMWorks in South Carolina has released the first 700 conversion kit for the Ariel Atom 2. By strapping both a turbocharger and a supercharger to the Ecotec 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, the company has managed to wring a full 700 horsepower from the mill. Of course, the internals required a bit of massaging. DDMWorks threw in Darton mid sleeves, ceramic-coated Wiseco pistons, H-beam Carrillo r

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The redesigned Ford Explorer is already selling quite well, and it looks like the three-row crossover is about to add another variant to boost the bottom line a little more. Ford posted on its Facebook page a 26-second video that teases what looks to be a high-performance version of the Explorer.

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How does fifty-five grand for 580 horsepower sound? Probably not as good as the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 at full scream.

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Click above for gallery of the graphics from J.D. Power and Associates

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Polestar Performance Volvo C30 – Click here for the press release

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Hennessey Venom GT - Click above for high-res image gallery

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2010 VW Scirocco R -- Click above for high-res image gallery

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Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG -- Click above for high-res image gallery

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The Bewerp Savage Rivale Roadyacht GTS -- Click above to watch the video after the break

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