It's Monday, so Matt decides to do his two favorite things: drive on empty roads and ride roller coasters without waiting in line. We take the BMW 1M to California's finest empty roads to see what the hype is about. Check out Matt's cover story on Road Lanes Magazine here. www.RoadLanes.com/MattFarah
Porsche Cayman R vs. BMW 1 Series M
The Porsche Cayman R is the final hurrah for the current generation of
Cayman's, so it should be the best, right? We pit it against our other
favorite midsized sports car, the BMW 1 Series M to find out how they stack
2011 BMW M3 Competition Package Review
The Smoking Tire returns to the site of one of Garage419's best videos, the
Pacific Coast Highway north of San Simeon, to test the car that has always
eluded us: The BMW M3.
Audi R8 V10 5.2 FSI Review
We hold an open casting call for any driver wanting to test the new Audi R8
V10 5.2 FSI due to Matt Farah's busted knee. Many failed auditions later,
we found a temporary replacement, and were going to watch him try and keep
this Audi supercar on the road.
2011 BMW 1 Series M Coupe Start Up, Exhaust, and In Depth Tour
In this video I give a full in depth tour of the all new 2011 BMW 1 series
M Coupe, a hyper performance limited production variant of the 1 series. I
take viewers on a close look through the interior and exterior of this car
while showing details, over viewing of features, and noting unique styling
cues to the vehicle itself. I also show the engine and the details of it,
start it up and see how it sounds under acceleration. A thorough
tour/review of this car designed to give others a greater overall
appreciation of the vehicle.
Thanks again to Hendrick BMW for allowing me to film this vehicle! for
more information on this one as well as others visit www.hendrickbmw.com
BMW 1M Coupe Review (M3 Fighters Pt.2) - Everyday Driver
BMWs 1M Coupe was made from the BMW parts bin and only offered for one
year. It was often discussed as even better than the E90 series M3. The
guys love the M3, so they took this 1M to the canyons to see who's the
best. And afterward they debate if this car or the Boss 302 is the better
See part 1 Here:
See our original E90 M3 review here:
The 700 HP VF Engineering BMW M3 - /TUNED
TUNED visits one o our favorite California tuners, VF engineering, who have
upgraded the E92 M3's power, suspension, and brakes in order to turn the m3
from a balanced, focused machine into an absolute monster.
What happened when this Evo chased a Porsche?
The Smoking Tire heads out to Willow Springs International Raceway to test
a friend's Mitsubishi Evo X, tuned by Road Race Engineering. Is the Evo
quick enough to keep up with a Porsche 996 Cup Car? We'll see.....
The $25,000 Challenge: BMW E46 M3 vs. Ford Fiesta ST
The BMW E46 M3 is regarded as one of the best drivers cars of all time, and
they can now be had for under $25,000. In our opinion, the Ford Fiesta ST
is the best new car you can buy for under $25,000. So, which is better? We
hit the canyons with both to find out.
BMW M6 Tested on Stelvio Pass - One Take
While filming at the Stelvio Pass with the BMW M6 for the upcoming Super
Speeders 7 DVD Release (In stores 12/1/13), Matt and Tom shoot off for a
quick review of the BMW M6 Coupe on what some (but not all) consider to be
the best driving road in the world. Stelvio Pass is the highest road in the
eastern Alps and has 75 switchbacks leading to its summitt. Is it the best
road in the world? Let's find out in one take.
BMW X6M: Ridiculous fast, and... ridiculous.
The Smoking Tire caps off our Ultimate BMW Road Trip with a private day at
BMW's test track in Spartanburg, SC. Since we've already tested the M3 and
1M, we take the X6M Crossover on the track to see if there is something
it's actually useful for. We are surprised.
Pantera: Restore or Pro-Tour
The Smoking Tire takes to the canyons with TWO beautiful Detomaso
Pantera's. One is a highly original car with a big-dollar concours
restoration, the other is a completely customized SEMA build by the
legendary Ringbrothers. Which way would you have it?
How good is a Supercharged Lamborghini Gallardo?
The Smoking Tire finds the best driving road in California and the best car
we've ever driven to tackle it: VF Engineering's all new Supercharged
Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4. With 760HP and 600 lb/ft of torque going
through all 4 wheels, this car redefines fast.