Mercedes Is Not Happy That Its Car Was Used to Kill Hitler

An astounding spec ad for the Mercedes-Benz C-Class featuring the most incredible twist ending ever devised to promoting a car's on-board collision-prevention-assist system is ruffling some stuffy feathers at the headquarters of Mercedes parent company Daimler AG. » 8/26/13 1:30pm 8/26/13 1:30pm

Hitler's Car Is Probably Not In New Jersey

When New Jersey mechanic Zenop Tuncer took delivery of a $180,000 Mercedes 320 that he purchased for a client, he thought he had been ripped off. What was described as a two door convertible arrived as a four door with no roof. » 7/10/12 1:30pm 7/10/12 1:30pm

Hitler In A Mario Kart Is As Disturbingly Entertaining As You'd Imagine

Remember when every other video you saw was a parody of the film Downfall? It's not over yet and somehow we missed this particular version that puts Hitler in a Mario Kart to do battle with Hermann Fegelein. It is ridiculous, and the amount of time that went into it is slightly disturbing. » 7/02/12 1:30pm 7/02/12 1:30pm

Hitler's secret bunker is under this parking lot

Protected by 13 feet of concrete, the Führerbunker was a multi-story underground complex in Berlin that became the central nervous system for the last five months of Hitler's murderous Nazi regime. Now it's a parking lot. And until recently, you'd never even know it was once there. Here's how to find it. » 7/14/11 3:30pm 7/14/11 3:30pm

Hitler’s giga-railway from Paris to the Caspian Sea

With their 800 mm guns, 270 mph race cars and dreams of an empire from the Atlantic to the Caspian, those Third Reich people sure had a thing for big. The Breitspurbahn (broad-gauge railway) was bigger than big: a brand new cross-continental railway with a gauge of 9 feet and 10 ⅛ inches, it was to run the length and… » 7/08/11 1:30pm 7/08/11 1:30pm

Hitler’s personal plane was powered by this US-designed engine

The first BMW product may have been an aircraft engine, but it took help from the United States to return BMW to their roots after World War I put an end to German aircraft engine production. This BMW 132 radial nine began life in 1926 as the Pratt & Whitney Hornet and went on to power thousands of Luftwaffe planes,… » 6/14/11 10:30am 6/14/11 10:30am

Letter Shows Hitler Drove A Hard Bargain

A letter written from prison by young Adolf Hitler to a Mercedes-Benz dealership features the Führer-to-be asking the dealer to take "a couple thousand [reichs]marks" off a prospective purchase. Seems his pocketbook couldn't support the aggressive automotive expansion. [AFP] » 6/24/10 1:00pm 6/24/10 1:00pm

Trabant-Themed Art From The Bathroom Stalls of Geneva

What do Trabis and Hitler have in common apart from Godwin’s Law and the lack of steel after World War II due to heavy Wehrmacht usage? » 3/03/10 12:30pm 3/03/10 12:30pm

VIDEO: Hitler Discovers Ken Block Now Races For Ford

Just when we thought we were done with Downfall parodies, some hilarious nut puts together a video of what happens when Subaru fanboy Adolf Hitler discovers Ken Block now races for Ford. (Hat tip to Chris!) » 1/19/10 4:00pm 1/19/10 4:00pm

F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone Says Democracy Bad, Hitler And Saddam OK

Perhaps hoping to underscore why he gets along so well with Max Mosley, F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone told The Times he doesn't like democracy and believes Hitler, Saddam Hussein and the Taliban were doing a good job. » 7/05/09 9:51pm 7/05/09 9:51pm

Hitler Gets A New Car, Finally Answering The Question: What Would…

We giggle every time we hear the words "Esh-Esh!" in this subtitle-fake dubbed Der F hrer Gestohlener Tr ger. [Hat tip to Jason, Austin, and everyone else who's sent us this. And no, we didn't decide to not run this because I'm Jewish. We decided to not run this because we were busy. In case you haven't noticed,… » 11/07/06 12:26pm 11/07/06 12:26pm