The Nurburgring, a Screaming Wife, and a Failing Saab.

The Nurburgring isn't so much a race track as it is an insane German roller coaster that you can fall off of at any moment. My wife, Kelty, sitting next to me, screaming for 11 minutes straight intensified this effect. Except, instead of a roller coaster scream she was screaming like she suddenly found herself on the… » 4/21/14 8:16pm 4/21/14 8:16pm

Latest Dutch Craze: Tossing Smart ForTwos Into A Canal

Thought you and your friends in high school were funny when you turned old Mr. Johnson's Beetle sideways in its spot? Well brother, you have nothing on the hooligans tossing defenseless parked Smart ForTwos into Amsterdam's canals. » 7/27/09 10:30am 7/27/09 10:30am

Car Crashes Into Dutch Queen's Holiday Parade

The BBC claims this car careened into a crowd, killing at least two during a Dutch parade while deliberately attempting to ram an open-topped bus carrying the Dutch Royal Family including Queen Beatrix. Video below. » 4/30/09 8:30am 4/30/09 8:30am

Super-Clean Peugeot 404 Thrives On The Amsterdam Street

Peugeot 404s are everywhere- why, even Ho Chi Minh drove one! It doesn't come as a shock that plenty were sold in the Netherlands, but we don't expect to see such a well-preserved example still surviving on the streets of Amsterdam after all these years. Reader James spotted this one during a recent trip to Yurp, and… » 8/11/08 4:30pm 8/11/08 4:30pm

Dutch Treat: Mercedes CL65 AMG Revealed in Amsterdam

The Mercedes CL65 dropped like a big chunk of Afghani hash at the AutoRAI in Amsterdam earlier today. According to the press release, translated by World Car Fans, the tuner CL will get a 612-hp version of AMG's booster-rocket V12. That's the six-point-oh-mein-gott-liter, twin-turbo devastation engine, hand-signed by… » 3/28/07 11:52am 3/28/07 11:52am