When we think of cars made by Mercedes Benz, we think of big, hulking, masculine brutes like our favorite hulk the G-Wagen. There's something obviously Germanic and heftily big boned about them, something that has, to be frank, rarely mustered "
Been thinking of Lewis Hamilton's move to Mercedes for the coming F1 season. What with Merc's talismanic association with Stirling Moss and the great Ross Brawn's involvement in the Mercedes F1 team, there's a great chance that despite appearing to "
"On a rare wet Friday afternoon in California's Monterey (home of Laguna Seca Raceway), and close to the gobsmackingly beautiful central coast of California, we spotted a roadside gem in Dodi's Auto Sales. Anchoring up urgently, we knocked on Dodi's "
A neighbour of mine used to own one of these beauties. There's something amazingly sculptural about the curvature of the glass in the rear three-quarter that made me sigh.
Never having been a particular Mercedes fetishist, the way this coupé "
"Classic this one. Sometimes the slickness of contemporary TV car shows forget the gonzo-like beauty of a good old fashioned burn up. And this is a classic old fashioned burn up.
We're not sure where or when this was shot, "
"We could write a weighty tome on the Mercedes C-111's test-bed chops.
This has to be one of THE most influential cars of the late 20th century. The achievements of the last two iterations (pictured here), are gobsmacking.
Our friends at Sideburn magazine, "the world’s most suave motorcycle magazine", is organising and promoting a one-off, cross-genre event that they reckon will to "go down in history".
Hold on to your whiskers folks and prepare for "
"We all have that one shameful relative, hiding in a thicket of the family tree.
Maybe it’s some long-ago scoundrel who escaped a legion of creditors and enraged husbands by saying ‘sure, I’m a puritan — gotta love that "
"In the mid-'90s Lotus launched a car that turned the company around.
A modestly-powered K-series sat behind the driver's seat in a sub-tonne sports car, with a manual ‘box and rear wheel drive, all supported by a sublime aluminium "
"Ever owned something you just know you can never sell?
When it comes to motorbikes, these people know them like the back of their hand. A back of hand they've spent thirty years staring at, as they twist an oh-so-familiar "