Category: Amusement

Hamilton Could Miss Monaco GP Due To Piercings

Formula 1 drivers not adhering to regulations on jewellery and underwear regulations could experience ‘years of agony and pain’, according to the head of the driver’s association. Despite the jewellery and underwear ban leading to multiple jokes on the grid and many awkward headlines, drivers have been warned the rule is no laughing matter. F1’s…



General Dynamics F-111 AARDVARK/PIG

Royal Australian Air Force F-111Cs in Flight at Nellis Air Force Base. United States Air Force photograph 060214-F-6911G-135 Key Points Although designated a fighter, the F-111 was a medium-range heavy tactical bomberNicknamed the Aardvark, a solitary night hunter with excellent senses that roots round in the dirtFirst operational swing-wing aircraft, first turbofan with an afterburner,…



Removing Hard Water Spots from Vehicle Glass

Does an immaculate windshield appeal to you? No matter how clean the interior side is, spots of hard water build on the outside from rain and snow. The good news is that in most cases, without too much effort, you can remove those hard water spots, and enjoy pristine and shiny auto glass. Before you…



2006 Ford Focus XR5 Turbo

In the XR5 Turbo, Ford finally has the engine to make the most of the car’s superb dynamics, providing a nice all round balanced “hot hatch” package. The XR5 Turbo is a five-door, and together with some amazing practicality, it also delivers a real performance package in a small car that is a true rival…



BMW M3 Timeline

We explore where our expectations of the M3 badge come from — starting from the original M3, which was a response to the FIA homologations-special Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16.



The Lamborghini Miura

The Miura is the ultimate Delegation Special — it exists only because Ferruccio Lamborghini backed off and allowed his team of young, talented engineers and designers to do what they do best. A finicky mid-engined supercar is the opposite of the Rolls-Royce-like GTs that Ferruccio wanted to build, yet it’s the Miura that singlehandedly elevated…



As Good as it Gets, Grand Prix Legends in 2021

This is Grand Prix Legends, as good as it gets in 2021. This sim from 1998 has been painstakingly modded and improved over the years by its community and hardly resembles its stock self. Stunning recreated circuits and more accurate car/physics models immerse you in what racing would have been like in the 1960s. Other…



Renee Gracie’s Bathurst Return Rejected

Ex Supercars driver turned adult entertainer Renee Gracie is reportedly set to miss out on a Bathurst 1000 wildcard after revealing plans to chase the dream. The former two-time Bathurst 1000 competitor said she will use the money she has made from her adult entertainment career on OnlyFans — where she told news.com.au she earns…



A Brief History of the Porsche 356

After the Second World War there were many, many more automakers than there are today. From Abarth to Zundapp, the automotive marketplace was a crowded and often bizarre place. Each segment offered a wide range of vehicles, with a range of shapes and build quality that would baffle a modern buyer. In 1947 Ferry Porsche,…



The Beautiful 1938 Phantom Corsair

The Phantom Corsair is a prototype automobile built in 1938. It is a six-passenger coupé that was designed by Rust Heinz of the H. J. Heinz family and Maurice Schwartz of the Bohman & Schwartz coachbuilding company in Pasadena, California. Although sometimes dismissed as a failure because it never entered production, the Corsair is regarded…