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The Cannonball Run – What Car Should You Chose?

The Cannonball Baker Sea-To-Shining-Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, or the Cannonball run as its known was a simple idea, get as fast as possible from New York City to California as quickly as possible. Conceived by car magazine writer and auto racer Brock Yates and Car and Driver editor Steve Smith, the Cannonball was a moving protest against the ridiculous...

DriveClub VR – Coming to PlayStation 4

DriveClub was meant to be a stand-out moment for the PlayStation 4, after many delays the game was finally released to mixed reviews, the free PlayStation Plus version was almost two years late to launch, as a result of this Sony decided to close the studio that bought us the game. In the years since its release, DriveClub has improved...

The Ferrari F12 TDF – Slaying All Comers At The Red Bull Ring

The Ferrari F12 TDF is one of the Italian carmakers great cars, it’s a car that will go down in history as one of those moments when Ferrari absolutely got it right and produced a car that raised the benchmark for supercars. The F12 TDF with its 769bhp motor can get from 0-200km/h (125mph) in a mere 7.9 seconds with...

The Koenigsegg One:1 For Sale – $3,730 Per Horsepower, A Bargain

So you have $5 million to spend on a car, you want rarity, mind-bending speed and something that no one else has, easy, this Koenigsegg One:1 fits the bill perfectly. This very expensive and very rare supercar is available for purchase at Prestige Imports, Florida. There are only 7 examples of the One:1 in the entire world, Koenigsegg retains at...

The Grand Tour – Andy Wilman Reveals Exciting New Details

As the departure of, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May from Top Gear fades into history, the publicity for their new Amazon show, The Grand Tour, has continued to gather pace. Andy Wilman, the former Top Gear executive producer and current The Grand Tour executive producer has appeared at the Edinburgh International Television Festival, he confirmed many new exciting details of the...

If you have testicles and speed, don’t read this

Via Jalopnik and the DailyMail,   Speeding driver castrated himself on a tree branch in west Hull I can only think that most men are reading this wincing, I know I winced a lot! Just goes to show kids, speeding is not good for you, the driver only got 8 months for all this law-breaking, should have been 8 years at least.

Is Alex Roy Going For Another Cross Country EV Record?

Alex Roy is well known amongst car-nuts the world over, I was first made aware of this larger than life car enthusiast in the early 2000’s by virtue of the Team Polizei 144 exploits on the Gumball 3000 and the Bullrun rallies, during these rallies Roy became well known for comically decorating his car as a mock police car...

The Tesla Model S P100D – The Silent Supercar Slayer Get’s Even Quicker

So you’re the proud owner of a Tesla Model S P90D, you relish the fact that you have a silent supercar slayer capable of massive speeds in mere seconds, 0-60 in 2.7 seconds, in fact, this is quick enough to keep up with most if not all of the current supercars available. Now Tesla has gone one better, the...

The BMW M5 E60 Manual – The Smoking Tyre Goes Canyon Carving

The BMW M5 E60 was available in a single flavour in Europe and most other countries around the globe, SMG gearbox only. However, the nice people of the United States of America somehow managed to wangle themselves a manual version of the M5. The SMG version of the M5 E60 was renowned for lunching its clutch, drive through town in...

Ex-BBC Boss – Firing Jeremy Clarkson Was A Mistake; Rest Of The World Say’s “No Shit Sherlock”

Whilst Jeremy Clarkson may not be to everyone’s taste, having been ousted from the BBC following the punching incident last year, Clarkson rightly apologised for his actions and has now gone on to bigger and greater things in the form the hotly anticipated show ‘The Grand Tour’. Clarkson’s former show Top Gear has suffered in the wake of his departure...