This Is How You Write A Motherfucking Press Release

Marc VDS Racing is, or rather, was, a race team competing in various forms of GT racing over the years. They just quit doing all of that, ostensibly over some sort of financial issue, but the way in which they did it was spectacular: an insanely-written press release where president Marc van der Straten basically… »10/06/15 10:12amToday 10:12am

Chinese Automakers Invade The Main Floor Of Detroit Auto Show

After years of skirmishing in the basement of the Cobo Center, the Chinese automakers will finally set up a base on the main floor of the upcoming Detroit Auto Show »11/25/08 5:30pm11/25/08 5:30pm. Why were the two Chinese companies, and , honored with the presence among the big boys upstairs? It isn't because they're selling more cars in the US,…

Brilliance BS4 Barrel Rolls Down Hill, Driver Not Obliterated

After the soda can performance of a Brilliance BS6 in a German test, the crash survival of drivers in a Brilliance car was assumed to be heavily based on divine intervention. The driver of this BS4 seems to have tested those limits after crashing through a guard rail at 60 MPH and rolling over twice going downa hill.… »5/06/08 5:05pm5/06/08 5:05pm

Brilliance BS2 Coming To Beijing And Possibly Europe, America Not So Much

Chinese automaker Brilliance, a.k.a., Hauchen, is possibly going to be showing their Brilliance BS2 hatchback at the Beijing Motor Show, according to Autohome and Dutch AutoWeek forums. These apparently leaked photos show a not too unattractive hatchback that combines lines from the Suzuki Reno, Opel Astra and… »3/28/08 9:45am3/28/08 9:45am

Brilliant! Chinese Brilliance BS6 Sedan Crumples Like A Coke Can In German Crash Test

While the folks at the German ADAC institute may not have gotten quite as much of a laugh (if you don't believe us — wait until about 15 seconds into the video here) out of their recent test of the new Brilliance BS6 — the recent Chinese entry into the Euro luxe import sedan market — as EuroNCAP got out of the test of… »6/22/07 10:15am6/22/07 10:15am