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Video: Motor Trend Humvee challenge is a brawl in the desert

Off Roading Extraordinaire Chainlink Transforming Super Buggy

Here's a fun fact: the AM General Humvee vehicles currently used in the military weigh 14,300 pounds, with three tons of armor plating attached. Another fact, which isn't so fun: they come equipped with a 6.5-liter diesel V8 with just 190 horsepower and 355 pound-feet of torque. Motor Trend's latest Head 2 Head episode involves the stock Humvee just described and pits it against a modified...


Driver Distraction – Don’t Comment on This Article if You’re Driving

[caption id="attachment_872" align="alignnone" width="562" caption="Ford\'s Driving Skills For Life Program"][/caption] Ford's looking for a little bit of good PR, so here it is. Ford hosted another Driving Skills for Life driving camp in Washington, D.C., just before a 2-day summit created by the U.S. Department of Transportation on the topic of distracted driving. The connection of the two is...


Video Of Shelby Cobra Flips At VIR

We all know how Virginia International Raceway is one tricky beast. As this driver of a Shelby Cobra can attest. While managing to flip a low sprung sports car without even leaving the track, is physically possible.... Ouch. (more…)



Mercedes Builds 1,300 Foot Long Slot Car Track Through 2010 E-Class Wagon

The new 2010 Mercedes E-Class, in wagon form, is apparently the ideal platform for transporting and housing a 1,300-foot DTM slot car track. (more…)



Gran Turismo 5 Comes with 3 Discs, Features Mercedes Benz SLS AMG

It looks to us, that at least some version of the upcoming Playstation 3 racing game Gran Turismo 5 apparently comes with 3 discs. An observant reader spotted the game's box in the hands of game creator Kazunori Yamauchi on this Mercedes-Benz video that talks about the inclusion of the Mercedes SLS AMG. Notice the Red, Blue and Clear disc boxes inside. But better news is that Mercedes Benz'...


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