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… » 4/22/14 8:22pm Tuesday 8:22pm

Mercedes Reportedly Wants To Bring Back The Maybach

We said goodbye to Daimler's ultra-luxury Rolls-Royce and Bentley competitor, Maybach, way back in 2011. That was mostly because nobody outside the rap and the Russian gas games wanted one, for various reasons, including that they looked a bit too much like a Mercedes. Now the Maybach may be coming back. » 4/21/14 12:20pm Monday 12:20pm

You'll Soon Be Able To Buy A Big Convertible Mercedes With A V6

The Mercedes-Benz SL-class was long the stalwart of the hedge fund manager with a flair for easy open-top motoring, the retired former business owner who needed to get to a country club, and, oh yeah, the V8. At least here in America. But the world is very different now, which brings us the new Mercedes-Benz SL400. » 4/08/14 2:40pm 4/08/14 2:40pm

This Is The Best Look Yet Of The New S-Class AMG Coupe In The Flesh

We've seen a bunch of press photos of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe already, but press photos never do the real thing justice. This walkaround video gives you a great view of what the 585-horse überwagen will look like when you see it squatting down low in public. » 4/07/14 9:00pm 4/07/14 9:00pm

Behold The Fearsomeness Of An Armored 6x6 G-Wagen Coming Out Of A Jet

A reader spotted this militarized monster version of the already imposing Mercedes G 65 AMG 6x6. Between all that armor, the navy grey paint, and one hell of a truck elevator this picture make me feel like Homer Simpson looking at donuts and Duff. » 4/04/14 6:27pm 4/04/14 6:27pm

2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe: A 585 Horse Luxobarge Of Awesome

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class resides in a segment for fat old men. The S-class coupe resides in a segment for fat old men that don't like others. And this, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe, is the car that fat old men like you who don't like others, but who can move unusually fast, want right now. » 3/19/14 9:25am 3/19/14 9:25am

Playboy 2014 Cars of the Year: Sedans

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All this week we're rolling out our annual awards for best new automobiles, with us unveiling our favorite sports cars yesterday. To suss out the best of the best in every category, we prowled the earth's byways, from twisty roads in China to hilly thoroughfares in the south of France to the clogged intersections of… » 3/05/14 1:46pm 3/05/14 1:46pm

Formula 1:Day 2 Testing Bahrain Session 2 Live

Good Morning once again fellow race fans. Today starts the second day of the second testing session in Bahrain. The boys from Infiniti RedBull haven't been doing all the great lately, so will today be the day that they finally figure everything out? We will see. As usual I will start things off with the lap times so… » 2/28/14 7:11am 2/28/14 7:11am

Doctors Start Waking Michael Schumacher From Medically Induced Coma

Since his horrific ski accident on December 29th, doctors in Grenoble, France, have kept Michael Schumacher in a medically induced coma to help his brain deal with the injuries. And now, one month later, they are set to start the long process of ending that coma. » 1/30/14 9:45am 1/30/14 9:45am

Exclusive interview: Mercedes AMG F1 star Nico Rosberg

The gap to Red Bull Racing may ultimately have been huge, but nevertheless last season Mercedes AMG F1 did a good job to move up to second place in the World Championship last year. Between them, drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton logged three wins in a year when victories were hard to come by for anyone not… » 1/22/14 10:55am 1/22/14 10:55am

Hot Rod of dreams: Small Block Chevy swapped Mercedes W123 Wagon.

This Mercedes was just featured on BaT and is currently for sale on ebay for 12 grand. While I think the price is way too high for a car with tacky wheels, ugly bumpers and a 4 speed slushbox, the idea is as awesome as it gets. » 1/19/14 8:32am 1/19/14 8:32am