A news release from Daimler AG notes that the Mercedes-Benz 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution II, a car that is compact in size but with a name that was anything but tiny or tidy, made its debut 30 years ago at the 1990 Geneva Motor Show. The reelease adds that 502 such cars were produced as […]
Pick of the Day is a 1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E Cosworth 2.5-16 Evo II
Pick of the Day is a 1962 Mercedes-Benz roadster owned since new by the same family
“What a great find; never in a million years did I expect to see this, an original in dire need of restoration,”
Every time I see her, Nicole James of our staff asks me if I’m excited about Arizona Car Week.
Offered without a reserve at the 46th annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction, this 1955 Mercedes-Benz 190SL roadster is from the Charlie Thomas collection.
Drag racing is usually some serious business, except when it turns into comedy. Here’s a compilation of drag-racing mishaps that shows what happens when thing go awry just as the bottom light turns green. Talk about funny cars! Amid all the smoke and noise and drag racers hurtling forward on the quarter mile are these […]
Of the first generation of exotic cars, the most reliable and most usable, and the one I had a poster of on my wall while in high school, was the Porsche 930 Turbo. It was the car I most wanted and was to me the ultimate. It was a model derived from Porsche’s racing cars […]
During the recent Fourth of July weekend, Disney+ debuted the original-cast performance of the historic Broadway musical, Hamilton. To help promote the event, and its parent company, ESPN’s Sports Center offered up one of its 10-best segments, this one featuring the 10-best Hamiltons. The list didn’t include everyone’s favorite Hamilton, the $10 bill, but it […]
The Italian name for Neptune is Nettuno, and it has been chosen by Maserati as the name of the new engine that will power the MC20 super sports car, which is scheduled to be unveiled September 9-10 at a special event, “MMXX: The time to be audacious,” in Modena. In anticipation of that event, the […]