General consensus would be that nobody likes commercials. Kinda true, but when a commercial is done right it does two things: Sell you a product, and Entertain you. Case in point, take Volvo Trucks who have been on a creative roll this year most recently with Jean Claude Van Damme most epic split between two moving Volvo trucks!
Motor Trend recently held the third edition of the World’s Greatest Drag Race for its Best Driver’s car competition. The quarter-mile race featured 12 cars that are new or recently updated and are for sale in the U.S. The cars are worth about $1.9 million collectively and they certainly didn’t disappoint out on the track.
Filmmaker Kassim Norris presents The DeLorean Outfit, a beautifully shot piece about the DeLorean DMC12 collector community. Get inside the lives of enthusiasts Jason and Rick to hear firsthand what has made the unique “Back To The Future” mobile so special among its league of admirers. With an equally awesome soundtrack to match, we promise this short won’t disappoint your audio or visual sense one bit.
Vehicle series XCAR reviews the return of Toyota’s Supra. The vintage model is making its way back onto the racetrack after years of being discontinued. As the story goes, The Supra was originally modeled after the Celica back in 1978 then it made its own emergence into the automotive scene officially in 1986.
For readers unfamiliar with the former Soviet Union (Russia) and its use of vehicle dashboard cameras, allow us to introduce you. As it goes, insurance and car accident scams are very prevalent in the country. Enough so that most, if not all, drivers usually travel with dash cams on board to record any mishaps. Now while the cameras may be infamous for capturing bad road behavior, a new compilation of videos captures the amazingly positive side of drivers and concerned citizens. Watch how random acts of kindness by motorists help deliver pedestrians and other drivers from potentially dangerous situations. Be warned, this one will tug at your heart, maybe draw some tears.
Now usually we don’t go gaga over testosteronefilled antics, but the following stunt for Audi’s 2013 RS 4 Avant just made us drool. Check out what happens when they hook up a couple of highpowered paintball guns to two dueling cars driven by some closed course professionals. Now if this isn’t one of the most offthewall promotional stunts for a luxury car, we don’t know what is!