Mercedes-Benz SLS: Once Upon A Time In Mexico

Let's cut to the chase: This is a 563-hp Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, those are its amazing doors, and I took this picture in Mexico while hanging out of the car at 50 mph. Safety is for pansies. Viva velocidad! » 4/06/10 1:00pm 4/06/10 1:00pm

Oh, the doors. They are quite possibly the coolest thing on the car, the one feature that makes…

6.2 Liter Gasoline V8

The 6.2-liter gasoline V8 might not be the headline-grabbing beast the Power Stroke is, at least not in the Super Duty, but when it makes its way into the F150 Raptor people will most certainly be defecating bricks. The second all-new engine debuting with the Super Duty platform, the 6.2 liter V8 will reportedly… » 9/24/09 12:43pm 9/24/09 12:43pm

Commenter of the Day: Fighting Absurdity with Absurdity Edition

I was chatting up with the Postfather today about the quality of our readers versus the quality of readers on another car-themed site that is going to remain oh so nameless. Spin thought the other site wasn't so bad, to which I replied, "Our guys look like a Wittgenstein forum stacked side by side." Our conversation… » 11/02/07 6:15pm 11/02/07 6:15pm

Maybach: The End Is Nigh

Billionaires the world over are bummed. That's right kids, Mercedes-Benz's ultra-luxury marketing disaster experiment is slowly but methodically getting its plug pulled. The skinny: since 2002, Maybach has sold a whopping 800 cars. Here in the United States, the world's biggest market for cars that cost more than… » 10/02/07 9:45am 10/02/07 9:45am