The Indy 500 isn’t Simply an Auto Race

As I was standing in the back-straight bleachers at my very first Indianapolis 500, I caught sight of the field firing out of Turn 2 during the first lap, a hail of oncoming bullets like bright-colored cans of motor oil. The earth tilted under my feet. My eyes passed along the visual data to my […]

Watch Roadkill Drive Half a Lincoln in 1,800-Mile Beater Rally

In the latest episode of Roadkill, hosts David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan take on a brand new challenge from the creators of the 24 Hours of LeMons, the LeMons Rally. A 1,800-mile road rally from Moscow, Pennsylvania to Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama in the worst, but still street-legal, car you can find. During […]

F1-inspired Mercedes-AMG “Project One” Hypercar Redefines Extreme

Selected high-rollers were invited to an outbuilding of the La Reserve Hotel near Lake Geneva recently for a sneak peek at the Mercedes-AMG Project One hypercar, the F1 racer for the road that will debut at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show in September. One collector who had already placed a firm order described the car as […]

Renders Bring Cars from “The Fast and the Furious” Up to Date

Just like the last film in the franchise, “The Fate of the Furious” broke box office records, raking in $532.5 million in its opening weekend to beat the record set by “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” In recent years, the series has switched gears from street racing to all-out action. The new formula apparently has […]

Five Noteworthy Astons from Bonhams’ 18th Aston Martin Sale

There may be a pair of sweet Zagato-penned Aston Martins at RM Sotheby’s Villa Erba auction, but if you’re an Aston fan, Villa Erba’s got nothing on Bonhams’ upcoming Aston-only sale. This is Bonhams’ 18th annual Aston sale, and as you’d expect, some properly unique cars have come out of the woodwork. 1996 Aston Martin […]