There’s so much wrong happening here. Why are they drag racing on a street where there’re clearly people? Why is the ML63 AMG losing? Why is the BMW wrapped in bright blue foil? Why did he turn? It’s one thing if there was an external factor… but there isn’t. There’s only bad decisions, a broken Mercedes-benz, and […]
It seems as though it was only yesterday when it was a big deal to have a cell phone, let alone mobile Internet. Now that we live in the smartphone age, being connected to rest of the world is as normal as breathing, and sometimes it can feel just as necessary. While nearly all of us are connected to the world via our computers and mobile phones, soon our cars will act as the third prong to the rest of the world. 4G connectivity is now trickling its way into the automotive marketplace, but if that trickle is too slow for you, forum member “Mike5215″ has a solution that might just blow your mind.
It’s fitting that the man in the clip below is called Shmee. That’s probably the sound he made when he first put the hammer down in the Gemballa-modified Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren. The legendary tuner of Porsches tweaked the hypercar’s ECU, bumping the 5.4-liter supercharged V8′s output up to 666 horsepower. Of course, it also customized […]
I’ve watched a lot of these DragTimes racing videos and this one is the closest race that I’ve seen. Easily. A mile is a long ways to race, but they’re neck an neck the whole way though. Unlike most of these races, the cars here are stock, so this is a solid straight-line speed comparison […]
There are certain aftermarket companies that are known for their lack of restraint. After all, if you’re going to completely tear down a vehicle to customize it, why be subtle? Go big or go home. ICON, a Los-Angeles-based builder, did neither when it got its hands on a new Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG. It went to its fabrication shop, and then it tastefully dressed up the right-angled rig.