Tag: Video

Watch the Honda Civic Type R Dominate the Nurburgring

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You wouldn’t think that a front-wheel drive hatchback could match, much less best, Nurburgring lap times from some of the world’s most vaunted rear-drive sports cars. But that is exactly what happened when Honda took a pre-production version of its stratospheric Civic Type R to the famed German track.  Continue Reading »

Watch This Hauntingly Beautiful Video Remembrance of Old Detroit

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Before the auto crisis, before the bankruptcy, before all the typical stigmas associated with the City of Detroit— there was this. From around 1880 to the mid 1950s, Detroit thrived with factory jobs and grew into one of the largest metropolises in the country seemingly overnight. Continue Reading »

Watch a 1,200HP Bugatti Race an 1,100HP Koenigsegg

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If you add up the total horsepower in these two cars (1,200 and 1,140), you’re staring down the face of 2,340 horses heading straight for you. But don’t worry, these two scary cars aren’t gunning for your living room – they’re gunning for each other. Continue Reading »

Surprise! Tesla Model S has a 007 Submarine Mode

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The Tesla Model S nets significant attention for its electric driving range, impressive roadholding, and of course its Insane Mode for unbridled acceleration. But now the Model S is grabbing headlines for a wildly different reason – its secret “Submarine Mode.” Continue Reading »

Here’s How You Play Golf With A Helicopter

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Let’s face it, for some (especially in Russia where this video was shot) the winter has brought on a lot of snow which has made most outdoor activites kind of tough. Especially, well…golf. Continue Reading »

Car Thief Throws a Brick, Mercedes Throws it Back

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They say that people who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. We’ll extend that warning to anyone within the vicinity of a Mercedes-Benz, thanks to this face-palmy closed circuit TV footage taken from outside an Irish pub.  Continue Reading »

Watch a Jaguar Chase an Aston Martin During Filming of ‘SPECTRE’

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We’ve already seen James Bond’s new ride the Aston Martin DB10. And we’ve already seen what the baddies will be driving in the new Jaguar C-X75 with a supercharged V8. But we’ve yet to seen the two quite like this. Continue Reading »

Watch a BMW Short Film Directed by ‘Birdman’ Oscar Winner Alejandro González Iñárritu

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Alejandro González Iñárritu is sitting pretty right now. This past weekend at The Oscars, he and his crew earned recognition for their film Birdman, taking top honors for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture. To the casual fan, this might have been the first time hearing of Iñárritu, but the Mexican filmmaker’s directing credits go back as far as 2005 and even earlier than that as a producer and composer. In those credits, Business Insider found his name on a 2001 short film called “Powder Keg.”

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Tesla Model S Gets an Adorably Weird Anime Makeover in Japan

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The Tesla Model S isn’t your conventional sports sedan. In fact, with a whopping 691 horsepower in its unrestrained P85D form, it practically blows everything else out of the water. This Tesla is even less conventional than the lot. As you’ve surely noticed, it looks more like a cartoon than an actual car.  Continue Reading »

This Dirt 3 Racing Simulator Setup is Ridiculously Cool

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Racing sims like Forza and Gran Turismo are among the most popular video games on the planet. They connect the youth and enthusiasts alike with cars they could only dream of one day buying. And with that popularity, racing simulators are becoming more and more complex. Even as complex as what you see here. Continue Reading »