Why is the Frankfurt motor show struggling? And would you buy a Nissan gaming chair?
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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?


Nissan envisions car-themed esports gaming chairs – Jon Fingas, Engadget

Nissan's connection to gaming might extend beyond the occasional car in a racing sim. The automaker has joined with FaZe Clan and OpTic Gaming to design a trio of "esports gaming chairs" themed around (what else?) some of its more iconic cars.

Will a GT-R seat turn you into a gaming Godzilla?


Frankfurt's no-shows, darkened halls signal an industry in flux - Jason Stein, Automotive News

You didn't need to look far to spot a metaphor for this year's Frankfurt auto show — and perhaps a European industry. You just had to look up.

Motor shows are struggling at the moment


Driving Jerry Seinfeld’s Mercedes-Benz E60 Renntech RS - Sean Evans, Gear Patrol

Seinfeld needed something ratcheted up; all the soup for him. So Merc turned to well-known tuner Renntech, which installed more than $100,000 in updates in an E-Class — resulting in an E60 that remains a diabolical land rocket some 22 years later.

A serious E-Class