415hp Wagon S4 vs 275hp Cayman, With Chris Harris - /TUNED
Matt showed up in t he UK to bother Chris, and over pints, got into a
discussion about the "ideal" amount of tuning for a daily driver, as well
as whether we'd rather have a fast sleeper Audi or a slow 2013 Porsche
Cayman. Agree with us?
The McLaren P1 Test. On Road and Track - /CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS
Chris Harris drives the new $1.2 million McLaren P1 at the Yas Marina Grand
Prix circuit in Abu Dhabi UAE. Before taking to the track at night, Chris
Harris chats with Chris Goodwin, the Chief Test Driver for McLaren
Automotive to discuss the technology of McLaren's latest offering, perhaps
the definition of the modern day hypercar.
Fair warning, the McLaren Chris Harris drives in this video is the XP7, the
pre-production prototype for P1. The car has had a long life over the past
15 months, driving around the world and clocking over 40,000 hard miles.
The 600 HP APR Stage 3 Audi TTRS - /TUNED
Alabama is the last place you'd expect to find one of the world's largest
tuner companies for German cars, but here, at this facility, APR provides
hardware and software to thousands of Audi and VW customers every month.
Matt helps them with some development testing by providing opinions on
their new Stage 3 package for the Audi TTRS, producing 560 horsepower at the wheels in
a car based on the VW Golf!
2013 Audi S4: The Sleeper Sport Sedan! - Ignition Episode 69
On this episode of Ignition, Carlos Lago heads back to Fontana and the
mountainous roads of Angeles Crest Highway to tackle the newest update to
the Audi S4, the considerably faster and more aggressive version of the
popular A4 sedan. The 2013 Audi S4 is just as precise but with much more
attitude and when equipped with the Sport Differential, the all-wheel-drive
sedan rotates almost like one of its rear-wheel drive counterparts.
Will the new Audi S4's V6T engine reign supreme over the previous
generation's V8? Will people even be able to tell the difference between
the S4 and that A4? Stay tuned to find out.
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2014 Audi RS5 vs 2014 Mercedes-Benz C63 507 Coupe! - Head 2 Head Ep. 51
On this episode of Head 2 Head, Jonny Lieberman sets out to discover which
German hot-rod-personal-luxury-coupe is the best you can get. The 507 Coupe
is the last iteration of the W204 C63. With the exception of the very
limited-run Black Series, it's the best C63 that AMG has ever done. Under
its hood sits a hand-built, 6.2-liter naturally aspirated V-8 good for 507
more do you want? Perhaps something more high-tech, and that's where the
Audi RS5 comes in. The sexy coupe from Quattro GmbH in Neckarsulm features
a 4.2-liter V-8 that spits out 450 hp. That¹s less power than the 507
Coupe makes, true, but the Audi also features AWD, a dual-clutch
transmission, bigger wheels and tires, plus a trick torque-vectoring rear
differential. Which one is quicker? Which one is more fun to drive? Which
one is best? Watch and find out!
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BMW M550d X Drive Road Test - /CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS
BMW M550d X Drive road test.
It has more torque than the space shuttle and BMW claims it will do over
40mpg. BMW also says it won't be selling the car in the UK or the US, the
places that DRIVE is most commonly viewed. But when something has 3 turbos, you've got to go drive it at 155mph: no?
Putting 1140 hp to the Ground - /Inside Koenigsegg
Episode 9 of 9,
Inside Koenigsegg provides for the first time, a look behind the scenes at
Koenigsegg and examine how innovation within the highest echelon of sports
car manufacturers will affect the broader automotive world. Company founder
and principal, Christian Von Koenigsegg, hosts this nine-part series, which
was produced at Koenigsegg headquarters in Angelholm, Sweden.
In the ninth episode, Christian Von Koenigsegg explains how the lightest
hypercar gearbox in the world harnesses the 1140hp of the Agera R.