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We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again. Car manufacturer tie-ins with cultural or sporting events make for some of the coolest branded apparel going. For starters, main line clothing manufacturers tend to design the lineup versus some promotional contractor working wit the brand for gratuitous goods. Also, the clothing tends to be a…

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We’re big proponents of the Lego arts, particularly designs submitted to the brick toy manufacturer’s Lego Ideas website for official model kit consideration. Sure, anyone can put four wheels on a hodgepodge of bricks and call it a car, but it take special talent to create something truly notable. The internet is rife with such…

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We’re always fascinated by the gratuitous scale model production photos often posted by manufacturers on their Facebook pages. The great thing about platforms such as Facebook is that they’re always looking for a bit of content, and these sorts of galleries are great for enthusiasts curious about how the process takes place. Case in point…

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It’s not that we’re not always fans of the slot car race circuit craftsmanship going on over at Slot Mods, because we very much are, but when the Michigan based firm is commissioned by none other than Formula One to create a one-off highly detailed track for the series’ VIP Paddock Club, we sit up…

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Automobile racing and watches have been synonymous for as long as most car enthusiasts can remember, so it’s not uncommon to see watch companies pair with teams, races and racing series in their marketing. For Rolex, one of the Swiss brand’s strongest alignments is with 24 hour racing, and in particular the 24 hours of…

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This summer it’ll be 30 years since Walter Rohrl re-set the bar and broke another record at the Pike’s Peak hill climb in his Audi S1 Sport quattro rally car. It appears that OttOmobile intends to celebrate that anniversary then with a 1:18 scale take on the car, and has posted photos of its production…

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Amalgam models used the second American debut of the Ferrari 488 Challenge to show off a remarkable collection of 1:12 scale and 1:18 scale Ferraris. Laguna Seca was the backdrop for what was effectively an Amalgam pop-up showroom of some seriously memorable scarlet automobiles. Amalgam is one of the premium model car manufacturers, meaning a…

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If you’re a fan of the 911 GT3 RS, and who isn’t frankly, then you may want to take note. GT Spirit has confirmed some scale model news about the car, that their 1:18 scale will be back in stock by the end of the month and that a 1:12 scale offering is also on…

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It would seem Le Mans isn’t the only one to drop a documentary about the fabled race on Amazon Prime. Ford is also getting in on the action, with a new piece dubbed “The Return” about the Ford GT’s reappearance in the fabled 24-hour enduro. 'The Return' on Amazon Prime We are heading back to…

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News of an all-new seventh generation take on Microsoft’s successful Forza Motorsport driving sim franchise would normally be news enough for the likes of a gathering such as E3. Over the years though, we’ve learned Dan Greenawalt and the team behind Forza are anything but cruise controllers. Add in the more recent Porsche tie-in (from…