Car Culture

Watch Motor Trend's "World's Greatest Drag Race" and See Who Wins

As TVR Comes Back to Life, We Take a Look at its Craziest Ever Cars

It’s the car brand everyone thought was dead, but TVR has proven hard to kill. The company has been been bought and sold numerous times, always seeming like it’s just… Read More »

Ford's First Hot Hatch: Fiesta Supersport

Europeans define Ford by its hot hatchbacks. Every one of Ford’s smaller models has to have a quick version, or it’s just not a Ford…

New Forza 7 Ad is a Game of Musical Chairs Like No Other

The newest commercial for Forza Motorsport 7 focuses on the variety of vehicles included in the game. FM7 sets a generation best with over 700 cars at launch for players… Read More »

Hacker Stuffs OutRun Into Retro Toy for the Perfect Classic Racing Rig

For some of us, Gran Turismo was our first driving simulator. For those of us who have been around a bit longer, there were other toys, like Tomy’s Turnin’ Turbo.… Read More »

Explore the World in Style With This Off-Road Bentley Continental GT

We’re fans of ridiculous off-road vehicles. Whether it’s a lifted Mercedes wagon, a supercar turned dune buggy, or a real life Warthog, they pique our interest. Now there’s a new… Read More »

Watch the Viper ACR Tackle the 'Ring With a Blistering 7:01.3 Lap

Back in July, we told you about a private team that set out to break the Nürburgring record with a Viper ACR. Since the story ran though, the team went… Read More »

Watch F1 Drivers Take On Champions League Footballers in a Monza Karting Challenge

Who’d win a kart race, an F1 driver or a retired Champions League footballer? Lager brewer and road safety sponsor Heineken has staged a rather special event on the eve… Read More »

Want to Own a Superhero's Car? Try This Avenger's Corvette

Superheroes don’t drive all that much. They’re forever flying, or teleporting, or swinging on webs. The result is that precious few of them have cars, with the exception of the… Read More »

Is This Iso Rivolta Concept Actually Zagato's Vision Gran Turismo Car?

Taking everyone quite by surprise, it seems that we have a new Vision Gran Turismo car for Gran Turismo Sport. The venue for this strange unveiling was an event completely… Read More »

Meet Arctic Truck's Latest Icelandic Super Jeep, the Isuzu AT35

A land of fire and ice doesn’t sound like a place that many folks want to live. Intense geothermal activity, blankets of snow, and brutal terrain make for a harsh… Read More »

When a Name Ruins a Car: the Ford Probe

We’ve recently covered the forthcoming change to Audi’s naming system on GTPlanet. The change has caused some confusion and discussion…

'McLaren' Is the Latest Documentary for Race Fans to Enjoy

There are a ton of automotive themed movies out there. However, most of them have a healthy dose of Hollywood and border on the edge of ridiculous. We’re looking at… Read More »

Is This The Peak of Pure Internal Combustion?

Just lately there’s been a lot of talk of electrification in cars. Not just electric vehicles, but hybrid power systems too. Many manufacturers are now starting down the path of… Read More »

Do You Have What It Takes to Host The Grand Tour?

Do you take a look at The Grand Tour hosts and think you could do a better job? Well, now you have a chance to put your money where your… Read More »

A Halo Fan Turned an Old Chevy Truck Into a Warthog

Have you ever wanted to drive a fictional car from a video game? Perhaps one of the many Vision Gran Turismo cars? Or maybe the Regalia from Final Fantasy XV?… Read More »

Mazda's Miller Madness: Mazda Xedos 9

Every now and then, a car will come along with a truly strange engine. Chances are it’ll have a Mazda badge on the nose. Even right now, Mazda is working on engines…