• Better than fire but Mustang scores low on safety

    It just wouldn’t be the quintessential muscle car if Ford had refined the rear suspension and given it 5-star safety.  We’re not sure while this Euro NCAP footage has only surfaced now, given that Mustang arrived at the end of 2015, but it compounds the nightmare Ford is having with...
  • LEGO Speedwagon on Chevrolet’s stand in Detroit

    LEGO animation appeals to all ages and there is almost no limit as to how big you can build it. Take Chevrolet, they spent the holiday period building a life-sized Batmobile using 344 187 bricks and taking 1833 hours to finish. Inspired by the Speedwagon featured in the upcoming...
  • All the sexiest engine sounds from 2016

    How does one summarise 2016’s motoring year? Through the crackles, fizzes, pops and gurgles of the finest engines ever made of course. This little compilation covers everything from big normally aspirated lumps, hybrid powertrains and turbo charged units. May 2017 be the end of synthesized, artificial engine sounds....
  • Tanner Foust drifts everything in sight

    Tanner Foust escapes world Rallycross duty and whatever other car show might be on at the time to a brainstorm a new angle on the ubiquitous drift video. In conjunction with Rockstar, his new series (can we call it that so early on?) is known to car geeks as Quantum...
  • Toyota tests 2017 Yaris WRC in the snow

    Toyota is busy with its 2017 Yaris WRC test program to ensure that its return to top-tier rallying – after a 17-year hiatus – brings success. The Toyota Yaris WRC has been built in accordance to the 2017 regulations which permit wider chassis design, fuller aero modifications and increased...
  • Volvo explains fuel saving and speed in poetic video

    Every few months Volvo’s Truck Division cooks up another hair-brained idea to promote its products and technology specifically on the internet. Their latest video explains a usually mundane message about ‘maintaining speed while saving fuel’ in one of the finest creative concepts we’ve seen on the subject. Bravo Volvo, keep...
  • Junior GT-R is this 370Z with NASCAR V8

    Already from SEMA we’ve seen a Ferrari 458-powered Toyota 86 but the quality is endless and the cool stuff just keeps pouring in. These guys put together a good video of day 1 at SEMA, tracking down this NASCAR-infused Nissan 370Z making over 600HP....
  • What we can expect from Grand Tour

    November 17 the first episode of Amazon’s Grand Tour airs and with one live studio episode filmed in Johannesburg, near the Cradle of Humankind,we’re beginning to understand the new show’s travelling formula. Now watch Clarkson, Hammond and May interviewed for LA Times with a few new secrets about the...
  • Ken Block prepares to tackle Pikes Peak

    When Ken Block announced that his 1965 ford Mustang had received a pair of turbi0chargers, we weren’t exactly sure why he’d need more smoke for the cameras… But it seems Ken is moving away from gymkhanas to tackle a high speed challenge of greater skill and danger – Pikes...