Films

The Green Hell: The Story Of The Nürburgring

Do you have that feeling when you want to know more about the Nurburgring and fancy watching a film at the same time? Well now you can. Continue Reading

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Films

The McLaren F1 and its record-breaking 240.1mph top speed test

Ok, so McLaren F1 racing team have had a terrible couple of years with Honda. But back in the glory days (that 1988 Season to be specific), the brilliant team of designers had an idea to create the fastest road car of all time. 10 years later, racing driver Andy Wallace climbed into a McLaren F1 and drove the British supercar to a top speed of 391 km/h (242.9 mph) on the famous banked testing track at Ehra-Lessien in Germany. Andy looked totally surprised by how quick the car actually was… Continue Reading

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Films

Red Bull Racing countdown to the RB13 F1 car

With the 2017 Season fast approaching, Red Bull Racing have released a short film of the F1 Team preparing the RB13 challenger at their Milton Keynes HQ. Continue Reading

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Films

Watch automotive designer Daniel Simon talk through the creative thoughts for Roborace series

Roborace is documenting the ‘process of bringing together the world’s first A.I. driverless racing series’. Chief Design Officer and automotive futurist Daniel Simon applies the finishing touches to the Robocar in preparation for wind tunnel testing with the help of Williams Advanced Engineering. The Series is set to launch in 2017.  Continue Reading

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Mercedes-AMG opens showroom in Tokyo

Located in Tokyo’s Setagaya district, the standalone dealership is focused around the Mercedes-AMG GT R, the latest addition to the sports car brand. With this new outlet in Tokyo, customers can experience the brand universe of AMG on two storeys, with the focus in the showroom exclusively around the models and themes of the brand. Continue Reading

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Road Edition

Watch the McLaren 570S drive on ice

Have you ever wondered what it might be like to drive a McLaren on ice? It’s one of the toughest, most rewarding driving experiences anywhere in the world, and now for the first time McLaren is offering the opportunity to push its 570S Coupé to the limit – and beyond – in the stunning setting of Ivalo, Northern Finland.
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Road Edition

The Mercedes-AMG ‘Project One’ hypercar release update

AMG’s 50th birthday celebrations will culminate in the reveal of the F1-engined Project One hypercar at the Frankfurt motor show in September. Daimler CEO Dr Zetsche told TopGear.com: “The hypercar will be the missing link legitimising the integration of AMG with the Formula One team. It will be limited production, and ideally we want it to be sold out before the first one is delivered. It’s the first street legal car with a Formula One engine, and will be perceived as the ultimate sports car. We have relatively strong indications that this could be an achievable target.” Continue Reading

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Concept cars

F1 cars with iconic Le Mans liveries

Modern Formula 1 cars painted in iconic Le Mans race liveries would look like this… Continue Reading

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Off Track

2017 LEGO Speed Champions sets revealed, with 1966 Ford GT40, Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team and more

LEGO has announced that their complete line-up of its 2017 Speed Champions series includes  Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 and Scuderia Ferrari. They are also releasing the iconic 1966 Ford GT40. Here, LEGO Speed Champions Head of Design, Craig Callum, talks you through the Ford GT40 design process – In Lego. Continue Reading

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Photography

Red Bull Racing Best of F1 2016 photography

Red Bull Racing look back at some of the beautiful team photography in action from the 2016 F1 Season. From Max Verstappen winning in Barcelona, to Adrian Newey focusing on the car design, all images are through the lens of Formula 1 photographer Vladimir Rys. Continue Reading

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