We all know AMG as Mercedes-Benz’s in house performance tuner. What many of us don’t know, however, is how AMG got started.
Finally AMG (along with Mercedes) has released a short, 10-minute documentary on the upbringing of AMG and how the German company got absorbed into Mercedes-Benz.
The documentary reveals many interesting facts, for instance; what AMG actually stands for. (more…)
This isn’t something you get to see everyday.
Ferrari’s test driver, Raffaele De Simone, recently did a video for Ferrari where he takes the viewers into his signature 458 Speciale for a ride around the track at Fiorano.
The Ferrari 458 Speciale is the track version of the 458 Italia and hence, is faster and produces more power. As De Simone takes the viewer for a virtual ride in the Speciale, he discusses some of the more important components of this very special car. (more…)
Nissan recently released a documentary on the development of the 2015 GT-R Nismo.
This is the fastest car that the company has ever built, and thus, we can understand why they are so excited to showcase the whole development process with Nissan fans and automobile enthusiasts world wide.
The documentary features interviews with key people involved in the development as well as a rundown of some of the tests and simulations executed.
The 2015 GT-R Nismo goes on sale early next year. You can start saving and check out the documentary below in the meanwhile:
Source: Motor Authority
A Pagani Huayra is a sight for sore eyes. Not seen very often, but surely one of the more impressive super cars out there.
The Italian engineered sportscar has earned itself quite a reputation. One of them being it’s Top Gear record, that, might we add is still standing to this day.
The Pagani Huayra is the fastest road-legal and streetworthy car ever to go round the Top gear test track, setting a time of 1 minute 13.8 seconds. (more…)
It’s not everyday that you get to see some of the world’s most powerful super cars take on the challenge of surpassing the 300km/h mark. But, today is one of those days that you do.
At the Quicksilver Exhaust Vmax 200 event, a lot of powerful cars attempted to make it to 300km/h down a runway. (more…)
Anniversary’s usually call for some sort of celebration, and the 30 year mark calls for a rather big celebration.
Now, considering that it is the world’s most famous supercar’s anniversary in (over the top) China, you can kind of imagine what their celebration will be like.
If you thought momentous, extravagant and very OTT – then yes, you are correct. (more…)
If you are a car lover, especially a Formula One lover, you have to go and see this film.
Rush is a film about the infamous 1976 Formula One season. It chronicles the rivalry between legendary Formula One drivers, James Hunt and Niki Lauda.
This biographical film is different than most in it’s genre. It’s deep and beautifully written while still being action packed (obviously, a it’s a racing film). It has been praised by critics and is already receiving some heavy Oscar buzz.
Rush stars Chris Hemsworth (Thor) as James Hunt and Daniel Bruhl as Niki Lauda.
Written by Peter Morgan and directed by Ron Howard – Rush is a definite must for everyone, even the ladies!
It was released in September, so check your local cinema for listings. Believe me, you don’t want to miss this one!
Check out the trailer below:
Calling all Anchorman fans! This is one for you – and we can almost guarantee that it will have you up in stitches!
In a (very) clever advertising campaign, Dodge has enlisted the services of world famous, San Diego anchorman, Ron Burgundy to help promote their new, 2014 Dodge Durango.
Of course, Ron Burgundy is not a real person (although we wish he was) and rather a character made famous by one of comedy’s leading funny-men, Will Ferrel. (more…)