Car Culture

Kiwi Car Thieves Stage a Real-Life Gone in 60 Seconds

Car Culture 14 May 6, 2020 by Andrew Evans

A gang of car thieves in New Zealand have staged a brazen car heist of a barely believable magnitude. Apparently working in teams, the crew made off with almost 100… Read More »

Subaru's "STI Turismo" Ad Shows Gran Turismo With Added Realism

Car Culture 60 May 5, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Subaru has given us a glimpse into one possible Gran Turismo future with an unusual promotional video. The clip is part of the worldwide “Stay Home” message campaign, and features… Read More »

Knight Rider's KITT Crowned as World Cup of TV Cars Winner

Car Culture 25 Apr 29, 2020 by Andrew Evans

It’s official. After 5,000 votes cast across the past month, GTPlanet’s users and social media followers have decided that the greatest ever TV car is a Pontiac. The winning car,… Read More »

This Guy's Gaming Rig is a Real, Full-Size MINI Cooper S

Car Culture 18 Apr 16, 2020 by Andrew Evans

When racing games become a serious hobby there’s all manner of equipment you can buy to enhance your experience and ability. There’s fancy wheels and pedals, games-oriented displays, and driving… Read More »

The Amuse Carbon R is a $1m Piece of Gran Turismo Lore You Can Buy Right Now

Car Culture 21 Apr 15, 2020 by Andrew Evans

Although it didn’t top our staff poll for best Gran Turismo game, GT4 is nonetheless among the best — and best-remembered. Like GT2, its large and wild car list introduced… Read More »

Rolls-Royce Wants You to Design the Luxury Car of the Future (if You're a Kid)

Car Culture 13 Apr 10, 2020 by Andrew Evans

If you’re stuck indoors with your kids right now, and need something for them to do, Rolls-Royce might have the answer to your prayers. The Rolls-Royce Young Designer Competition is… Read More »

The Learmousine Might Be The World's Oddest Road-Legal Car - and You Can Buy It

Car Culture 15 Apr 1, 2020 by Andrew Evans

File this one under “this is obviously an April Fool’s joke” if you like, but it isn’t. Meet the 42-foot (13-meter) long Learmousine, possibly the most inexplicable car we’ve ever… Read More »

What's the Greatest Ever TV Car? Have Your Say in Our World Cup of TV Cars!

Car Culture 100 Mar 31, 2020 by Andrew Evans

A little while ago, we wondered what the greatest ever movie car was. It came off the back of an odd poll in a press release from Hyundai and we… Read More »

LEGO Fast and Furious Charger Lets You Live Your Life a 1x4 Brick at a Time

Car Culture 5 Mar 31, 2020 by Andrew Evans

If you’re a Fast and Furious franchise fan, you might be down in the dumps right now. As well as finding yourself cooped up indoors, the latest entry in the… Read More »

Ford Wants Gamers to Design Its New Car

Car Culture 26 Mar 10, 2020 by Andrew Evans

If you’ve ever fancied yourself as a bit of a car designer, Ford’s got an interesting project in the works. Ford of Europe wants gamers to design it a brand… Read More »

This is What an $80m Driving Simulator Looks Like

Car Culture 10 Mar 6, 2020 by Andrew Evans

If you’re a serious sim-racing enthusiast, there’s a good chance that what you use to play is worth as much as a used car. Steering wheel peripherals, driving rigs, and… Read More »

Here's the Official Trailer for Season 2 of Netflix's F1 Drive to Survive

Even for people who aren’t fans of F1, Netflix’s F1: Drive to Survive was a must-watch in 2019. The no holds barred documentary of the 2018 season saw Box to… Read More »

Fast and Furious 9 Trailer Shows the Franchise Isn't Slowing Down

Car Culture 59 Jan 31, 2020 by Andrew Evans

After an impressive build-up, the Fast 9 official trailer has finally landed and it’s thrown up quite a few surprises. Flick the end to see the trailer yourself, or read… Read More »

Get a First Look at Fast and Furious 9 With This Trailer Trailer

Car Culture 15 Jan 29, 2020 by Andrew Evans

The first official trailer for Fast and Furious 9 — or possibly just Fast 9 — isn’t going to drop until this Friday, January 31. However lead actor Vin Diesel… Read More »

Long-Lost "Bullitt" Hero Car Ford Mustang Heads to Auction

Car Culture 13 Jan 6, 2020 by Andrew Evans

It might be one of the most famous movie cars in history, and now you have the chance to buy it. The original Ford Mustang from classic 1968 movie Bullitt… Read More »

Nurburgring Monopoly is the Perfect Way to Have a Family Argument This Christmas

It’s almost a Christmas tradition now. In the family downtime during the holidays, someone busts out the board games and a perfectly civil evening becomes a blazing row over landing… Read More »

These are All the Cars in the New James Bond Movie 'No Time To Die'

Car Culture 12 Dec 5, 2019 by Michael Leary

The first trailer for James Bond’s 25th outing,┬áNo Time To Die, is now live. If you haven’t seen it already, we only have one question: what are you waiting for?… Read More »

SEMA 2019 Preview: 1,000hp Supra Engine and a Plethora of Pickups

Car Culture 9 Nov 5, 2019 by Andrew Evans

Early November is always a special time of year for automotive enthusiasts. It’s when car manufacturers and aftermarket equipment suppliers descend on Las Vegas to show off their wares. The… Read More »

Watch Bloodhound LSR Do 0-334mph in 20 Seconds Onboard in its First Desert Trials

Car Culture 116 Oct 29, 2019 by Andrew Evans

When the Bloodhound project hit the skids in 2018, we were a bit disheartened to say the least. Alongside using the latest technologies, and actually inventing more, to create a… Read More »

The Long Goodbye: My 700 Mile Road Trip to Drive the Nurburgring

Car Culture 38 Oct 14, 2019 by Kyle Patrick

It only takes a few miles for the doubt to kick in. It’s early in the morning on a perfectly normal Wednesday. I’m trundling along at regular highway speeds as… Read More »