When we ran the Volkswagen "Get Happy" Super Bowl Ad featuring non-black people speaking in a Jamaican accent there was a voice in the back of my head that asked "is this racist?" Racism brings in eyeballs and every editor/producer/writer gets a little media stiffy anytime they find anything remotely racist. Sadly, my…
A woman allegedly robbed a bank while on a test drive this week. Supposedly she did it by tricking an 83-year-old man into being her getaway driver, just to get the money to buy his car.
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams.
With a Lexus V8 about to go into the drift Previa Hoonivan, the owner decided to see if he could blow its wimpy 2.4 liter motor. He ended up blowing a tire instead.
Here's a video, taken just two days ago, of a Russian driver's commute being interrupted by a tank speeding across the road. Russia!
When the video of a guy talking about filming a naked "gorilla" man is as entertaining as the video of the naked "gorilla" man itself, that's how you know you're in Philadelphia, city of stars, cast of lunatics.
One of the greatest episodes of The Simpsons is, without a doubt, "Marge Vs. The Monorail." The Conan O'Brien-penned episode has everything you could ever want.
There's a wonderful, Mamet-esque line in The Rock I'm fairly certain was added by Aaron Sorkin in one of his uncredited punch-ups, and it's "Your best? Losers always whine about their best. Winners go home and fuck the prom queen." Only Sean Connery in a movie about escaping from Alcatraz could deliver such pure…
This is cross-country racing, where you can see Guy Smith's BMW V10-powered offroad racer rip up some of the toughest rally stages in the United Kingdom. Oh, you didn't know about BMW V10 offroad racers?
Levitating cars with lightning bolts, Porsches with CGI machine guns, drivers on fire — this is the most hilarious racing promo vid we have ever seen.
One of the most evocative pictures of a garage in the past twenty years is that of a classic Porsche on a hydraulic lift in a diminutive two-car garage. Here's the story of that car.
The relationship between spy photographer and prototype engineer is something akin to hunter and prey. Engineers often do their best to evade the prying lens by fleeing but will, on occasion, try to attack the photographer.
The immortal words of "I could do that in a van" don't just apply to the Nürburgring. Here's a Škoda/TAZ van showing that yes, it can powerslide.
The Monte Carlo Rally last week was the festival of beautiful, tortuous oversteer that we all expect it to be. Now it just looks a thousand times better with drones.
Sir Patrick Stewart is apparently a huge racing fan and made a documentary about one of the greatest racing drivers of all time, Sir Stirling Moss. Watch it, because it's the best thing ever filmed.
It's the new, very sideways, very New Hampshire episode of Tuerck'd. He jumps a car through an explosion. We want to go to there.
Drivers are constantly taking their eyes off the road to read text messages, check GPS, or use increasingly common touch-screen controls. Hyundai's newest concept car shows a way forward, and it uses the same kind of technology as your Xbox Kinect.