Car Culture

Ford Mustang Eleanor from Gone in 60 Seconds for Auction in May

Ford Mustang Eleanor from Gone in 60 Seconds for Auction in May

Design was done by Chip Foose and spawned thousands of copy-cats

The 2000 remake of "Gone in 60 Seconds" brought back the car movie genre. Its success spawned multiple wannabes and copies including the long running "Fast and the Furious" franchise. Of all the cars in "Gone in 60 Seconds...
02.04.2013 | 6863 views | 0 comments
Psychedelic Mercedes on Display at New York Auto Show

Psychedelic Mercedes on Display at New York Auto Show

Designed by digital media artist Laurence Gartel

Digital artist Laurence Gartel will have his 1982 Mercedes 380 SL on display at the New York Auto Show with its psychedelic paint job. Gartel will drive the car from South Beach in Miami, Florida, to New York to display at the show from March 27 t...
14.03.2013 | 18401 views | 0 comments
Audi Allowing Fans to Vote on Cars for Audi Mobile Exhibition

Audi Allowing Fans to Vote on Cars for Audi Mobile Exhibition

Fans get to vote for 11 cars in traveling exhibit

Audi is allowing its fans to choose 11 cars for its mobile exhibition for this summer. Starting during the evening of March 11, Audi put up a poll on its Facebook page that will allow fans to vote on 11 of the 30 available cars in the exhibit. The...
12.03.2013 | 8418 views | 0 comments
Coffee-Fueled Car Hits 65.5mph to Take Guinness World Record

Coffee-Fueled Car Hits 65.5mph to Take Guinness World Record

Fuel made from waste of coffee production

The coffee-fueled Bean Machine has received a Guinness World Record for reaching 65.5mph.  The Bean Machine is based on a Ford P100 and is fueled by coffee chaff, which is the skin and hull of coffee beans that are shed when coffee is roa...
26.02.2013 | 9561 views | 0 comments
Donington Historic Festival Will Celebrate Ayrton Senna

Donington Historic Festival Will Celebrate Ayrton Senna

Will feature his Toleman F3 car and Williams F1 car

The 2013 Donington Historic Festival from May 3-5 will celebrate Ayrton Senna by displaying some of the cars that he raced and having on-track demonstrations of his Ralt RT3 F3 car, Toleman TG-184-02 Hart turbo F1 car and 1986 Lotus 98T. There wil...
26.02.2013 | 7907 views | 0 comments
Dogs and Cars

Dogs and Cars

Looking at the car from the dogs' perspective

After looking at the car with the cat's eye, we now turn to men's best friend...the dog. With that always happy character on board, any car ride gains a new dimension, a co-pilot that atentively scans the road, enjoys a cool breeze at...
25.02.2013 | 15802 views | 0 comments
UK Saleswoman Responsible for Roughly a Quarter of Veyron Sales

UK Saleswoman Responsible for Roughly a Quarter of Veyron Sales

She sold £13m of Veyrons in 2012

Anita Krizsan might be the best car salesperson in the world. She sold 11 Bugatti Veyrons last year worth about £13 million ($19.8 million or €15 million). Volkswagen has not released its full annual sales for Bugatti yet, but last ...
21.02.2013 | 6535 views | 0 comments
Bugatti Gangloff Imagines Modern Type 57 Atalante

Bugatti Gangloff Imagines Modern Type 57 Atalante

Car comes from designer Pawel Czyzewski

Self-taught, Polish designer Pawel Czyzewski has created a concept he calls the Bugatti Gangloff concept to imagine what a modern version of the Type 57 Atalante would look like.  The name for the concept comes from Swiss coachbuilde...
21.02.2013 | 9116 views | 0 comments
Mercedes New and Old Featured in 'Night Train to Lisbon'

Mercedes New and Old Featured in 'Night Train to Lisbon'

European premiere in March

Mercedes donated a classic 280 SE and new A-Class to the new film Night Train to Lisbon that will begin premiering in Europe on February 20 but will get a wider release on March 7.  The film is based on the novel of the same name and is d...
20.02.2013 | 14395 views | 0 comments
F-Type Stars in New Music Video by Lana Del Rey

F-Type Stars in New Music Video by Lana Del Rey

Video for 'Burning Desire' prominently features the car

Calling Lana Del Rey polarizing is an understatement, but Jaguar chose her to be the brand's ambassador since September. She gave a brief concert during the debut of the F-Type, and now the car has a starring role in her new video for the song...
15.02.2013 | 17785 views | 0 comments
close