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It’s safe to say that it’s been a banner year for David Beattie and his team of merry ultimate slot car track builders based in Michigan. On brief moments between their launching new pool table sized limited edition art tracks and the usual ridiculously detailed layouts for wealthy clients, his firm Slot Mods built one…

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Given the iconic shape of Porsche automotive design throughout the years, it’s not surprise that artists choose to focus on these very familiar forms. This is the second startup focusing on the P-car shape featured in as many months, this time with parallel planes of material that recreate the overall body shapes of models such…

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What we’re learning in covering the model car beat is that the industry is rich. The sheer quantity and selection of new model cars hitting the market in any given week is exceedingly impressive. Rather than try to focus simply on a single new offering (as we did yesterday with the GT Spirit scale model…

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There’s no doubt that the Jaguar E-type is one of the most iconic sportscars in history, nor that performance specials such as this 1963 Lightweight command the most special of placement in the lexicon of automotive and racing history. A new book from Porter Press International aims to give focus to that, specifically covering this…

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We’re getting closer and closer to the debut of the new McLaren documentary, a movie that takes a closer look at the biography of the legendary Bruce McLaren. As the run-up to the debut approaches, an official trailer has been released. Watch it below. [PRESS RELEASE] GUNPOWDER & SKY UNVEILS UNVEILS U.S. TRAILER FOR McLAREN…

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Always one to tease us on Facebook, GT Spirit has again captivated our hearts with their latest post. It seems that a new arrival out this summer is a 1:18 scale take on a very iconic tuned Porsche – the Ruf CTR Yellow Bird. Those familiar can tell you that Ruf is far from a…

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Aston Martin has returned from the ’24 Seconds of Le Ally Pally” and does so victoriously. It seems the team and its V8 Vantage GTE soapbox racer have logged a 2nd place podium finish at the 2017 soapbox race sponsored by Red Bull. The team started the day strong, netting 28 out of 40 points…

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There’s no doubt that Forza Motorsport 7 is a favorite amongst driving sim gamers, and certainly it is well on the radar of car enthusiasts… well before they pulled out the new Porsche 911 GT2 RS as a surprise reveal at their E3 presentation weeks ago. We’ll admit, we’re rabid Forza fans, so we’re watching news…

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Flawlessly clean isn’t exactly how we think of rally cars. The compact hot hatches of WRC by far look better with their battle earned grime and mud than they do polished up as they might be on an auto show stand. That’s also apparently the though of SandlundArt, who’s gone ahead and recreated the post…

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The Audi brand’s penchant for both scale model cars and also for beautiful graphic calendars continues to exhibit itself in the brand’s Miniaturkalender. Several months ago we published photos from their intriguing making-of view behind the scenes of the piece, on up through February. Now, they’re sharing more from March to July. There’s no doubt…

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UK watch manufacturer Omologato is keen on subtle racing inspired chronographs, often subtle because they harken a car or brand from afar. In the case of their latest James Hunt Chronograph, they are officially official, real and spectacular. Working with James Hunt’s son Freddie Hunt, Omologato has endeavored to create a chronograph befitting of James…