Drifting -- AMG Driving Academy Performance Series Episode 7

In the 7th video of the AMG Driving Academy Performance Series, professional drivers and AMG Driving Academy hosts and instructors Tommy Kendall and Nick Kunewalder demonstrate why drifting is "the ballet of power-sliding." Drifting is the deft application of throttle as your vehicle's tires lose traction, which can make for sideways trips around around the twisties.

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Lead Follow -- AMG Driving Academy Performance Series Episode 8
In the 8th video from the AMG Driving Academy Performance Series, professional driver and AMG Driving Academy host and instructor Tommy Kendall goes through a "lead follow" exercise, following a student through a course and making real-time critiques on his performance. See what some of the common mistakes are, and what balanced, alert driving looks like.





Braking -- AMG Driving Academy Performance Series Episode 2 -- Threshold and Trail
In this second edition of the AMG Driving Academy Performance Series, professional driver and AMG Driving Academy host and instructor Tommy Kendall explains the apparent contradiction that to go fast, you must first learn to go slow. Watch Tommy demonstrate the fundamentals of braking, including threshold braking and trail braking.





Slalom Driving -- AMG Driving Academy Performance Series Episode 3
In this third video from the AMG Driving Academy Performance Series, professional driver and AMG Driving Academy host and instructor Tommy Kendall takes you through the slalom and explains how tire surface area and tire contact with the road directly affect your performance through the twists and turns.





Fan's Choice - 2012 C63 AMG Coupe Stunt - "Threading the Needle"
We asked our Facebook fans what stunts they would like to see a 2012 C63 AMG Coupe do on the set of our latest commercial and they responded. Here's said Coupe threading the needle at high speed—in reverse. Join the conversation: http://www.facebook.com/mercedesbenzusa




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