1959 Peerless GT

The First Seat. 1959 Peerless GT. Petrolicious

RoadTuesday, July 22nd, 2014

A rare 1959 Peerless GT that gets tracked at Laguna Seca for the Monterey Historic races. Petrolicious has created a discernible style in their film productions that is the embodiment of...

Bensberg Classic

2014 Schloss Bensberg Classics. Germany

RoadTuesday, July 22nd, 2014

crankandpiston stops by the 2014 Schloss Bensberg Classics in Germany for a spot of lunch. When you are out on a test drive you can certainly work up an appetite. Fortunately,...

Silver Arrows Project

The Silver Arrows Project. Capturing History.

LifestyleTuesday, July 22nd, 2014

The Silver Arrows Project recreates snapshots of history featuring the Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union’s legendary silver race cars. The legendary silver race cars of Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union have been brought...

The Obtainer

The Obtainer. A Taste of Driving Nostalgia

RoadMonday, July 21st, 2014

Sid’s gone all nostalgic and is hunting for a ‘real’ driving experience after watching ‘The Obtainer’. With the advent of YouTube and other video sharing websites, we come across numerous videos...

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Racing&Emotion. crankandpiston Art Egg Chair

LifestyleSaturday, July 19th, 2014

Racing&Emotion debut a brand new Art Egg chair, designed exclusively for crankandpiston.com We always knew that one day crankandpiston would join the hallowed greats. We just never expected those greats would...

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Jaguar E-Type. 1970s Britain Meets The Middle E...

RoadSaturday, July 19th, 2014

The Jaguar E-Type needs little introduction, since every motoring enthusiast worth the petrol in his veins should already have the beautiful V12-powered example of sixties England on his wish list. I...

Formula One World Championship

F1 Preview. German Grand Prix. 2000 – Invasion

RaceSaturday, July 19th, 2014

Rubens Barrichello takes his first Formula 1 victory after a little help from a track invader. It had been sometime since Formula 1 had seen a track invasion, one over-excited fan...

Subaru WRX STI

Subaru WRX STI. Gymkhana España Dos.

RoadFriday, July 18th, 2014

Subaru WRX STI driven by a man on a mission to get some bread for his good lady. Gymkhana España dos with added pan. The synopsis is very similar to Gymkhana...

LEGO W16 Bugatti Veyron Engine

LEGO. W16 Bugatti Veyron Engine. Solde

LifestyleThursday, July 17th, 2014

LEGO legend Solde is at it again, this time with the W16 Bugatti Veyron Engine. The Bugatti Veyron is an engineer’s wet dream. Merging two narrow-angle V8s into a singular W16...

BMW 435i M-Sport vs Chevrolet Camaro ZL1-47

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 vs BMW 435i M-Sport. $70K ...

RoadThursday, July 17th, 2014

If you’re going to spend $70K on a sports coupe, which would go for: European civility with the BMW 435i M-Sport, or American lunacy with the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. At face...

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HSCC Superprix. Super Sounds of the Seventies

RaceThursday, July 17th, 2014

crankandpiston.com – and long-time contributor Tim Brown – head for a nostalgic afternoon of motorsport at Brands Hatch in the UK, courtesy of the HSCC Superprix. For the second time in...

24H du Mans 2014

The sounds of motorsport. It really IS necessar...

RaceThursday, July 17th, 2014

Sound is essential to motorsport. I like to think that half the experience of watching a race, be it Formula 1 or the 24 Hours of Le Mans, is the noise...