Archive for: Cars

  • Top Gear Korean helicopter crash

    Top Gear Korean helicopter crash

    The BBC has just released this footage from the filming of a drag race between a Corvette ZR1 and a AH1 Cobra helicopter for the Korean version of Top Gear. All was going well until the end of the race when the helicopter suddenly hit the ground, thankfully no one was serious hurt and the [...]

  • Fast & Furious 6 trailer

    Fast & Furious 6 trailer

    It’s fascinating to see how the Fast & Furious movie franchise has evolved over the years, from featuring modified cars and illegal street racing to telling stories of impossible heists and creating physics defying car chases and set pieces. In this latest installment some of the action is set in London and subsequently there is [...]

  • 2014 Jaguar XFR-S

    2014 Jaguar XFR-S

    2014 Jaguar XFR-S The 2014 Jaguar XFR-S is Jaguars fastest 4 door salon which takes the 5.0L supercharged V8 from their 2 door coupe XKR-S. Boasting 550hp with a 0-60 mph time of just 4.4 seconds the XFR-S manges to get 23 mpg and comes standard with a ZF eight-speed transmission, wide 20-inch Varuna forged [...]

  • 2013 Range Rover Preview

    2013 Range Rover Preview

    Land Rover flagship Range Rover gets an overhaul with a new bodystyle which brings it inline with the more edgier design like the Evoque. The new 2013 models boasts new trim and a lighter weight thanks to it’s the new all-aluminum body structure and a a newly-redesigned interior.

  • Hennessey Venom GT

    Hennessey Venom GT

    When it came to designing the Hennessey Venom GT supercar they took a leaf out of Carroll Shelby’s book and rather than creating a new design from the ground up, they looked at the Cobra for inspiration and decided to go with ‘the power to weight ratio’ formula and in essence ‘put a big engine [...]

  • Jerry Seinfeld Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee

    Jerry Seinfeld Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee

    Premiering this Thursday, July 19 @ 9pm EST Jerry Seinfeld heads up a new web chat show called ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee’ which by the teaser video above looks like Jerry driving around in some vintage cars while some of his comedy buddies ride shotgun. Not the most original idea in the world- Who [...]

  • Ken Block’s Gymkhana 5 San Franciso

    Ken Block’s Gymkhana 5 San Franciso

    DC Shoes and Ken Block have just released their latest Gymkhana installment. Shot over 4 days in San Franciso large parts of the city were closed down especially for Ken for him to use as his own personal gymkhana playground. Gymkhana 5 also sees cameo appearances from fellow DC Shoes athlete Travis Pastrana and S.F. [...]

  • Hot Wheels Double Loop

    Hot Wheels Double Loop

    Previously we featured the video of the longest jump in a 4×4 and more recently Top Gear’s world record breaking loop the loop in a buggy but this stunt performed by Tanner Foust & Greg Tracy at last week’s X-Games in Los Angeles is simply out of this world.

  • Renault Alpine A110-50

    Renault Alpine A110-50

    The legendary Renault Alpine A110 turns 50th this year and Renault have created a special concept car to celebrate the occasion, the Renault Alpine A110-50 which might become the first production car under their revived Alpine brand. This video features Renault WRC legend Jean Ragnotti driving the new car.

  • BMW M5 Bullet

    BMW M5 Bullet

    In this latest ad from BMW they recreate ‘a speeding bullet’ with the help of their new 2012 M5 and some ultra slow motion cameras.

  • Top Gear Live 720 Buggy Loop The Loop

    Top Gear Live 720 Buggy Loop The Loop

    The Top Gear team break a new world record as they are the first people to complete a 720 loop-the-loop on 4 wheels. This amazing stunt was performed as a finale piece at their sellout event at the Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban, South Africa (June 16-17). And the boys will be bringing the this live [...]

  • Urban Outlaw

    Urban Outlaw

    URBAN OUTLAW – THE TRAILER from Tamir Moscovici on Vimeo. From a workshop in downtown LA Magnus Walker has turned his hobby of collecting Porsche 911s into an obsession and along the way has created some beautiful one off automobiles made up from donor 911 which have been grafted together. We can’t wait for the [...]

  • VW Doubleback Van

    VW Doubleback Van

    Based on a Volkswagen Transporter the Doubleback conversion adds an extra 6 foot to the length of the van with it’s electric operated slide out pod extension and furthermore with the pop-up roof you can move about more comfortably around in the living and kitchen areas. Once you are all done with the extension, it [...]

  • Puma Motorsport Speedcat Distressed Trainers

    Puma Motorsport Speedcat Distressed Trainers

    PUMA’s tribute to the popular Formula 1 running shoe. A must-have for every racing fan. Elegant upper: Suede with a vintage look. Great detail: The tyre-tread rubber sole. Sole extended over heel: Better weight distribution and more comfort. Classic flat trainer lacing. PUMA formstrip, PUMA No. 1 logo and PUMA Cat logo. Available online from [...]

  • FIAT 500 Abarth Commercial

    FIAT 500 Abarth Commercial

    This latest TV commercial for our favourite little city car the FIAT 500 Abarth enlists the talents of a particular house bound Charlie Sheen.

  • BMW Concept M135i

    BMW Concept M135i

    To be announced later today at the 2012 Geneva International Motor Show BMW have been busy giving their 1 series the M power/tuning treatment. The BMW Concept M135i will feature a twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre straight six engine which can reach 0-to-62-mph in 4.9 seconds, 0 to 124 mph in 17.3 seconds and has a top speed [...]

  • The Dog Strikes Back Volkswagen Superbowl Commercial

    The Dog Strikes Back Volkswagen Superbowl Commercial

    In this extended version of the Superbowl commercial, the sporty, all-new 2012 Volkswagen Beetle inspires Bolt the dog to get in shape, and an intergalactic superstar makes a surprise appearance.

  • Jerry Seinfeld The First Acura NSX

    Jerry Seinfeld The First Acura NSX

    Ahead of this weekend Superbowl game, Acura have just released this commercial for their new NSX concept car, which stars a very keen Jerry Seinfeld, who will do anything to be the first to own one.

  • Mini Coupe- The Best Ever Test Drive Ever!

    Mini Coupe- The Best Ever Test Drive Ever!

    Mini USA held a competition earlier this year to describe the best test drive for the Mini Coupe in six words only which would form the basis of a new TV ad. Lucky winner Mathew Foster not got his words immortalized on the big screen but he also stared in the TV spot- although we [...]

  • Audi A1 Quattro Limited Edition

    Audi A1 Quattro Limited Edition

    They say that great things comes in small packages and if the press release for the new Audi A1 Quattro is anything to go by then this half pint sized runabout is a serious contender against some of the best hot hatches on sale today. It’s turbocharged, 2.0-litre TFSI engine delivers 258lb ft of torque [...]

  • Ken Block’s Gymkhana World Tour: 2011 Highlights

    Ken Block’s Gymkhana World Tour: 2011 Highlights

    Here are some of the highlights from Ken Block’s Gymkhana World Tour which took in Vienna Austria, Los Angeles California, and Melbourne Australia.

  • Fiat 500 Abarth

    Fiat 500 Abarth

    Romanian supermodel Catrinel Menghia lends her name and her body to the new US TV spot for the Fiat 500 Abarth. Does anyone speak Italian?

  • Mechanical Synfonica Audi RS5 Vs BMW M3

    Mechanical Synfonica Audi RS5 Vs BMW M3

    Car Porn Alert! This is the second collaboration between producer Alexander Sperr and filmmaker Daniel Michaelis who’s previous film “follow the leader” gained much critical praise from both the petrol head community and filmmakers alike. Mechanical Synfonica layers classical music over the rumbles from the V8 engines in the BMW M3 and the Audi RS8 [...]

  • 50 Cars That Changed The World

    50 Cars That Changed The World

    Collated by the Design Museum in London ‘Fifty Cars that changed the world’ focuses on the most important mode of transport of the last century, the motor car. From the 1908 Ford Model T through to mid-century classics like the 1957 Lotus Elise and right up to the present day 1998 Smart car, fifty motor [...]