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Car #44: The Best Mercedes is a Cheap Diesel Mercedes.

Car #44: The Best Mercedes is a Cheap Diesel Mercedes.

There is a saying that the most expensive Mercedes is a cheap Mercedes. Honestly, why shouldn’t I believe that? If Volkswagen, the least expensive car of the German bunch, can have parts that make my wallet cringe, then logically the luxury brand Mercedes must bring outright fear. But so far its been…
SUNDAY AT THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED: PICTURE GALLERY

SUNDAY AT THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED: PICTURE GALLERY

The 22nd Goodwood Festival of Speed drew to a close this evening, with the winner of the Austrian Grand Prix last weekend, Nico Rosberg, having thrilled the assembled crowds in his MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS F1 W04 V8 Formula One car. Having harmed tyres on the 1.16-mile Goodwood Hill, Nico Rosberg…
SATURDAY AT THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED: PICTURE GALLERY

SATURDAY AT THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED: PICTURE GALLERY

The new Mercedes-AMG A 45 made its public debut today on the Goodwood Hill, with the Chairman of AMG, Tobias Moers, behind the wheel – marking the very first time the 381 hp machine had been seen in action, just hours after it was unveiled. Glorious sunshine prevailed, and Saturday…
I want a 1989 Mercedes Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evo 1

I want a 1989 Mercedes Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evo 1

I found this on bringatrailer.com this morning and now I really want find an old Mercedes Benz. This 190E 2.5-16 Evo 1 is pretty awesome, 1). Because its rare and 2). because its built for the track, and the owner obviously did not cut any corners. Caged interior with Recaro seats, deleted…
NEW FIA GT3 MERCEDES-AMG

NEW FIA GT3 MERCEDES-AMG

Mercedes-Benz is presenting a new customer sport racing car that complies with FIA GT3 race regulations in the form of the new Mercedes-AMG GT3. With this, the second customer sport car to be developed by Mercedes-AMG, the Affalterbach company is seeking to build on the success of the SLS AMG…
42nd ADAC Zurich 24h Race at the Nürburgring

42nd ADAC Zurich 24h Race at the Nürburgring

Phoenix Racing has won the 42nd ADAC Zurich 24h Race at the Nürburgring. At the end of an exciting race including a total of 32  first position changes, Christopher Haase / Christian Mamerow / Rene Rast / Markus Winkelhock powered their Audi R8 LMS ultra #4 to victory, followed by Jeroen Bleekemolen…
SENDING FORMULA ONE INTO HYBRID-DRIVE!

SENDING FORMULA ONE INTO HYBRID-DRIVE!

The technical revolution of 2014 can be expressed in one simple phrase: the engine is no more, long live the Power Unit! This change in terminology reflects the fact that the new powertrain is far more than simply an Internal Combustion Engine. Where the previous V8 format utilised a KERS…
Audi Looks to Defend Title in Season Opener at Hockenheim

Audi Looks to Defend Title in Season Opener at Hockenheim

New faces, new cars, new rules: The DTM is starting the 2014 season with a fresh breeze. The season opener at Hockenheim (May 2 to 4) marks the beginning of the title defense project for Audi and the reigning Champion Mike Rockenfeller. The squad of Audi Sport has newly developed…
1955 Lancia D50A Formula One

1955 Lancia D50A Formula One

For the 1954 grand prix season, Lancia’s legendary chief engineer, Vittorio Jano, created yet another landmark automobile. The Lancia D50 boasted a twin-cam 90-degree V-8, which was located as a stressed member within the chassis and mounted at an angle so that the driveshaft could be placed beside the driver,…
BMW readies their M4 DTM for the 2014 touring car season

BMW readies their M4 DTM for the 2014 touring car season

Like its road-going equivalent, BMW’s newest two-door racer changes its name from M3 to M4. Slightly longer than last year’s M3, the tightly controlled requirements of the DTM series mean that on paper, the car is very similar to the old one: a 480-hp naturally aspirated 4.0-liter V8, a curb weight of just…