Austrian Mechanic Can't Resist Lamborghini, Promptly Flips It

A good auto mechanic is smart, safe, and competent. Bad mechanics are none of those things. But it looks like no matter who your mechanic is, when presented with the sweet, sweet siren song of a Lamborghini Gallardo, they won't be able to resist the temptation of taking it for a joyride and totaling it in short order. » 3/26/14 10:50am 3/26/14 10:50am

Austrian Politician Jörg Haider Killed In Phaeton Crash, Driving Twice…

Far-right politicians from Austria tend to get a lot of scrutiny from the rest of the world, for really obvious » 10/13/08 8:00am 10/13/08 8:00am historical reasons, and , long-time leader of Austria's nationalist Freedom Party, definitely made plenty of headlines. That's all over now, as the anti-immigrant Haider perished on Saturday when his…

PCH, Yankenwagen Me, Krankenwagen Me Edition

We've got a virtual tie in the Playboy Jimmy Versus Heap-O-Triumphs Choose Your Eternity poll, and that's just how we like it. To get such a split, we need to pick two vehicles that trigger roughly equivalent "I must have that!" and "get thee behind me, Satan!" reactions, and today we're shooting for that split with… » 11/21/07 5:30pm 11/21/07 5:30pm

Chrysler Moving Assembly Of Chrysler 300 From Austria To Ontario, Also…

The group soon-to-be-formerly the 'merican side of the German-American hybrid confirmed today they'll be moving production of the 300 series sedan from a Magna International owned plant in Graz, Austria to the Brampton, Ontario plant in 2010. The plan will push up the new generation of the model by one year so as to… » 7/19/07 5:30pm 7/19/07 5:30pm

Let's Go Austrian: More News on the KTM Car

According to the Germans who blog about cars, Austrian bike firm KTM has solidified some details on their joint venture with Audi. Scheduled to go public in the spring of '07 (Geneva, perhaps?) the vehicle will be built in Mattighofen or Graz, and Dallara (who, of course, build the R10 chassis) is apparently one of… » 9/06/06 11:15pm 9/06/06 11:15pm