Mercedes-Benz C-Class Drift Commercial Portends A Hellish Future

Lately, I've been seeing this commercial for the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class an awful lot, and it's kind of been haunting me. And not just because the disembodied voice of Don Draper is telling me, calmly but firmly, how awesome the new car is. There's something profoundly disturbing about this ad, and I want to get to… » 7/07/12 2:00pm 7/07/12 2:00pm

Watch Kim Dotcom Race An F1 Driver In Video 'Seized By The FBI'

Before Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom came under pressure from the feds he shot this video of himself and partner Finn Batato racing Germany's famed Nürburgring racing circuit in three of his crazy cars with F1 driver Kimi Raikkonen. According to Dotcom the final edit was "seized by the FBI." » 4/26/12 1:30pm 4/26/12 1:30pm

Mercedes-Benz Will Soon Be Able To Upgrade Your Car Remotely

Ever upgrade your computer with new system software? Has it always worked perfectly, every time? Didn't think so. Would you like that same experience brought to your car — only with the added nervousness that comes from having it do it automatically without your input? You're in luck if you buy a new Mercedes-Benz! » 4/09/12 4:00pm 4/09/12 4:00pm

This Amazing Full-Size Mercedes-Benz Is Made Entirely Out Of Wood

Five thousand Euros is a pretty great price for a 1955 Mercedes Benz 300SL Gullwing, even if it's a non-runner. Especially this one. Because none of the electricals work, and the tires can't hold air. But that's okay, because it's an incredible hand-carved actual-sized teak replica built by a German craftsman in… » 4/02/12 7:00pm 4/02/12 7:00pm

How Princess Diana's Former Flack Became The Pied Piper Of Automotive…

A few steps below the lobby at the Amangani Lodge in Jackson Hole, one of the finest hotels in the world, several car writers sat around a massive wooden table, eating Caesar salads and Kobe beef burgers, the snow-capped Tetons framed behind us as though Mercedes-Benz had installed them for our pleasure alone.… » 3/09/12 12:30pm 3/09/12 12:30pm