Winter Driving Tips on Ice with a Pro Driver

Winter Driving Tips on Ice with a Pro Driver
Since the Earth has apparently broken free from its orbit and is hurtling towards the cold, dark abyss, resulting in the United States experiencing Coldmageddon 2014, we thought now is a good time to refresh our winter driving skills.
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Kia Unveils Hand-Gesture Controls at CES

Kia Unveils Hand-Gesture Controls at CES
We’re looking forward to seeing Kia’s GT4 Stinger Concept at this year’s Detroit Auto Show, but Kia isn’t waiting until next week to unveil all of its new technology. Instead, they are showing off their new User-Centered Driver (UCD) concept controls at this week’s International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
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Puritalia 427 Roadster Chassis #001 Revealed

Puritalia 427 Roadster Chassis #001 Revealed
The Puritalia 427 is a sports car created as a tribute to the venerable Carroll Shelby roadster, as seen in the side-by-side image below, courtesy of Puritalia. Weighing just 2,400 pounds with a V8 engine under the hood, this Italian-built car looks very promising and could become a reality before long as the company moves into driving tests of its first model. 
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2015 Audi Q3 Compact SUV

2015 Audi Q3 Compact SUV
Audi has revealed its all-new 2015 Q3 compact SUV ahead of its unveiling at the Detroit Auto Show. The Q3 becomes the little brother of Audi’s Q5 and Q7 SUVs. The new Q3 will be available in the fall of 2014 with a 200 hp 2.0-liter
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Rolls-Royce Ghost V-Specification

Rolls-Royce Ghost V-Specification
Rolls-Royce Germany has announced a new V-Spec limited edition version of the Ghost. With an upgraded engine and exclusive design details, the V-Spec takes the four-door Ghost closer to the performance of the Rolls-Royce Wraith. The Ghost’s standard 563hp 6.6-liter
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World’s Smallest Roadworthy Car for Sale

World’s Smallest Roadworthy Car for Sale
Behold: this car is the officially recognized Guinness World Record holder as the world’s smallest roadworthy vehicle and it’s going up for auction in Barrett-Jackson’s Scottsdale sale on January 12-19, 2014. Built by Austin Coulson, the vehicle has federally-approved safety glass for the windshield, fully functioning windshield wipers, and DOT-approved headlights, tail lights and turn indicators.
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A Spin in the BMW M3 DTM

A Spin in the BMW M3 DTM
Chris Harris recently had the opportunity to get behind the wheel of a BMW Motorsports team M3 DTM race car. With a carbon fiber chassis, 4.0-liter 480 horsepower V8 under the hood, and a full support team, it looks to be a great day at the track.
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Clearing the Driveway with a B5 Audi S4

Clearing the Driveway with a B5 Audi S4
Redditor Shomegrown experienced this week’s winter weather first hand. When he woke to find more than 12 inches of fresh snow in his driveway, he debated whether to take his wife’s new Audi Allroad, his four-wheel drive Dodge Dakota, or his beautiful B5 Audi S4, which is sitting nice and cozy in his garage.
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1970s Jaguar XJ Goes Drag Racing

1970s Jaguar XJ Goes Drag Racing
While the 1970s Jaguar XJ is certainly an iconic vehicle, it was better known for its luxury and styling than for its performance (except maybe the XJ12). But where there’s a will, there’s a way, and in this case we have footage of an early 1970s XJ that’s been fitted with a 700 horsepower, turbocharged GM LSx (402ci) engine.
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Drifting to the Top of Tianmenshan Mountain

Drifting to the Top of Tianmenshan Mountain
Red Bull sent Italian driver Federico Sceriffo and Hong Kong driver James Tang to China’s Tianmenshan Mountain to see how sideways they could get going through the road’s 99 turns. This helicopter cam film shows the pair competing to see who is the king of drifting on “Heaven’s Road.”
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Mercedes-Benz SF1 Concept

Mercedes-Benz SF1 Concept
Moving in a very different direction from Mercedes’ own bulbous AMG Vision Gran Turismo, Kyrgyzstan designer Steel Drake decided to go with decidedly more angularity with his concept Benz, the SF1. The car is envisioned as a sharp-edged 2-seater, with a low center of gravity.
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Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge Concept

Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge Concept
Infiniti will be officially introducing the Q50 Eau Rouge Concept vehicle at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 13. But the company has released a teaser video and some details on the vehicle ahead of that.
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Dubai’s Latest Police Car is a McLaren MP4-12C

Dubai’s Latest Police Car is a McLaren MP4-12C
We’re guessing that if you live in a country where the wealthiest citizens tool around in Ferraris, Lambos, and Bugattis, you’d better give the police department something more than a Ford Interceptor to take down speeding suspects.
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The Porsche 911′s Alter Ego: Rally Racer

The Porsche 911′s Alter Ego: Rally Racer
Pikes Peak champion Jeff Zwart won the world famous hill climb seven times, driving ten different Porsches over a period of 14 years. In this short video from Porsche, Zwart talks about his history with the 911 line, from first learning to drive in his father’s second-hand 911 to the rally racing he loves.
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The Sounds of the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta

The Sounds of the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta
There are a few specific YouTube automotive contributors of whom we are truly envious. One such man is Marchettino, who seems to always be in the right place in the right time to capture the amazing engine and exhaust sounds of Italy’s top sports cars.
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