The real reason why Steve Jobs drove without a license plate

Many have speculated on why the late Steve Jobs never put a license plate on his cars. Was it because he preferred to pay whatever fines he incurred just so he could "Think Different"? Nope. He got away with it — legally — thanks to a California loophole. » 10/27/11 12:30pm 10/27/11 12:30pm

Damon Hill Drives Reporter To Sickness In Mercedes AMG SL55

This short video illustrates what happens when former F1 Champion Damon Hill unleashes his Stig-like driving skills in a Mercedes AMG SL55 upon a weak-stomached, unsuspecting automotive reporter in the passenger seat. How embarrassing. » 3/20/09 1:00pm 3/20/09 1:00pm

Steve Jobs' "Barcode License Plate" Mystery Has Been Solved

The Apple fan-boys have been all over recent spottings » 9/13/08 12:53pm 9/13/08 12:53pm of Steve Jobs' parked Mercedes AMG SL 55 with no license plate. While we're more interested in how he's able to park in , the fan-boy focus has been on the barcode in the empty spot where the license plate should be, and rumors that it's a super-secret-special…

Hoon of the Day: Daryl "Hiroshima" Rebeck

This video looks like run-of-the-mill hoonage, but it's particularly notable considering the hoon in question is Team Toyo driver Daryl "Hiroshima" Rebeck, DMCC drifting series racer, in a Mercedes AMG SL 55. The SL, as those who've driven it can attest, doesn't offer the most ergonomically practical setup for the… » 9/20/06 10:24am 9/20/06 10:24am

New SL-Class AMG Roadsters Revealed; Unveiling Set for Geneva

Dynamism! Dynamism! Dynamism! (Remember that word.) Mercedes' AMG revealed its new, facelifted SL 55 and SL 65 models (for the German market), which have been anointed with more power; upgraded suspensions, steering and brakes; and interior and exterior freshenings. In the SL 55, a faster-spinning supercharger and… » 2/01/06 6:42am 2/01/06 6:42am