The ‘World's Greatest Road’ Actually Sucks, Here Are Four Better Ones

A few years ago, Top Gear declared Italy and Switzerland's Stelvio Pass one of the best driving roads in Europe. Countless lists name it as one of the best places in the world to lay down rubber. I just got back from Stelvio, and I can unequivocally say that it is not close to one of the best driving roads in the… » 7/29/13 3:05pm 7/29/13 3:05pm

Driving The Ferrari 458 Spider On One Of The World's Curviest Roads

(Once upon a time British motoring writer Jethro Bovingdon crashed a Ferrari FF into a low stone curb. When we found out he'd then taken a brand new Ferrari 458 Spider to the Stelvio Pass — a place that's basically all low stone walls — we thought it only fair to give him a chance to gloat if he got the Ferrari out… » 8/07/12 3:30pm 8/07/12 3:30pm

The world's greatest road in the world's cheapest rental car

The Stelvio Pass is one of those famously dangerous and wonderful roads everyone dreams of driving. This guy and his buddies did it in the most expensive rental cars they could afford: two Opel Agilas, a few Fiat 500s, and this Smart ForTwo. » 4/05/11 1:00pm 4/05/11 1:00pm