Has BMW created a plugin hybrid that will change our preconceptions forever? XCAR investigates… Alex Goy has a very good point when he talks about the failed aesthetics of ‘eco cars’. Let’s face it, they all look bland at best and totally naff at... Read more
How To Drift, BMW M235i. Chris Harris On Cars
Chris Harris explains how to drift with the new BMW M235i. DRIVE is back, Chris Harris is back and everything is thankfully still totally sideways. And the best thing about this educational episode is that we can see Monkey do, and then try to... Read more
The Epic Driftmob feat. BMW M235i
What happens when you give a bunch of Hollywood stunt drivers a load of BMW M235i? Look, this is not ‘hooning’, alright? Hooning is an overused word and this video from BMW does not show any hooning whatsoever. These are Hollywood stunt drivers and,... Read more
1975 Corolla. V8 + Supercharger. The Smoking Tire
A homebuilt 1975 Toyota Corolla packing Lexus V8 muscle and a supercharger. Mark Still’s 1975 Toyota Corolla epitomises the ‘built not bought’ philosophy of car culture. It’s even more impressive as Mark, despite being a practical sort of chap with fabrication skills aplenty, didn’t... Read more
Jägerbomb. BMW E30 M3. Box One Collective
A 500hp, replica #39 Jägermeister BMW E30 M3 from CG Motorsports with supercharged S52 power. 1). Mario Ketterer’s Jägermeister E30 BMW M3 is easily one of the most recognisable DTM cars of the 1980s. 2). A Jägerbomb is a cocktail consisting of a shot glass of Jägermeister... Read more
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...
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...
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...
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