This (short) video has a number of things we hold dear: Aston Martins, luxury ski resorts, and drifting. These three factors conspire for Aston Martin’s annual winter driving experience, an event that allows customers and enthusiasts to test the British manufacturer’s range of vehicles in the snow and ice.
“Sometimes, we need to do things just to do them.” We imagine that was the discussion within the zany halls of Mini, when it was decided that the Anglo-German brand would send a modified Countryman to the town of Tignes, in the French Alps, in order for it to do a backflip. Publicity stunt, thy name is Mini.
As the Winding Road Showroom continues to grow, we come across lots of cool products that we geek out over, whether it’s a must-have automotive accessory, flashy watch, high-tech gadget, interesting book, or gorgeous car art. Here in the Hot List, we have gathered a few that we really like, and we think you’ll enjoy them, too.
A while back, our spy shooter sneaked a single picture of the facelifted Bentley Continental GT without any camouflage. Now, he sends us these images of the same car wearing camo, but driving on the road, offering us new angles.
Our vigilant spy photographer has again caught the Hyundai Sonata wagon (perhaps to be called the Sonata Touring) out in the wild.
We’ve personally been present at all of the Panamera events leading up to today’s long awaited drive and we can say honestly that the Porsche luxury liner has looked better and better to us with each walk-around. Whether witnessing in the clouds above Shanghai, in the passenger seat at the company’s Weissach tech center, or driving it here in the Bavarian Alps, we are now certain that the Panamera is at the very least a trueblood modern day Porsche.