When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world.
Here’s a handful of the articles, videos and social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand-new, others have been online for a while.
Enjoy them – just not too much, okay?
The fallout from Uber’s self-driving crash in Tempe, Arizona is ongoing – and the world’s car manufacturers are all watching closely. Among the questions in need of an answer is a fairly fundamental one: do we need to change the way we talk about autonomous cars?
Anyone who lives in Melbourne will have seen pictures of trucks stranded under the all-conquering Montague Street Bridge. Height warnings, not to mention the constant stream of stranded vehicles, haven’t stopped the carnage.
Here’s an extreme look at what happens when a tall truck meets a low bridge. The speeds are higher than the average Montague St accident, and the results are dramatic.
Which super-sedan is faster – the BMW M5 or Mercedes-AMG E63 S? There’s only one way to find out, and Top Gear South Africa teamed up with TheMotorist to find out. Mercedes fans, it’s time to look away.
Re-creations and kit cars often cop flak from enthusiasts, written off as slapdash projects or shameless ripoffs. The XKSS featured in this video isn’t the ‘real-deal’ – it’s a recreation, complete with a few choice improvements. It’s driven frequently, too.