The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has always been a technological tour-de-force, and the latest generation of the S-Class Coupe and S 63 AMG Coupe take this to a whole different level. A thrilling drive or a step too far? The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has always been the... Read more
Bugatti Mythe watch. $430K ten-year tribute
Supercar company Bugatti and luxury watchmakers Parmigiani Fleurier unveil the gorgeous (and hideously expensive) Mythe to celebrate their ten-year partnership Across their ten-year partnership, luxury hypercar manufacturers Bugatti and respected horologists Parmigiani Fleurier have strived to create something more than just a simple ‘tribute’... Read more
‘NEW’ Volkswagen Scirocco R & 2-litre TSI. Driven
The latest generation Volkswagen Scirocco has been given a mild facelift. Is it still a valid hot hatch option after six years in production? For a manufacturer that is champing at the bit to become the largest automaker in the world (currently just a... Read more
Speed Icons. Celebrating motorsport’s (vinyl) great
Speed Icons, a series from Joel Clark, offers the cream of motorsport’s most successful crop for just $500. Before Historic Car Art came along, Joel Clark’s motoring enthusiasm was already developing nicely. Having learnt a trade at Silverstone (his local race circuit) by designing... Read more
MINI Cooper S vs Sodi go-kart. That ‘go-kart feeling’
crankandpiston.com pits the brand new MINI Cooper S against a Honda-powered Sodi go-kart to find out just how accurate the ‘go-kart feeling’ in the hatchback really is. It’s not often, as some of my wordier pieces on crankandpiston.com will attest, that I’m left speechless.... Read more
‘Design by Dante’ boasts the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing, Ferrari 250 GTO, Lamborghini Miura and Aston Martin DB5 on its solid silver, gold-finished books. Many crankandpiston-ites – ourselves included...
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