This is DAY 2 of /DRIVE's exclusive broadcast of the 2012 Race of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand. Today, a Champion of Champions will be crowned. Join Leo Parente, Tommy Kendall, and John Hindhaugh as we bring you full coverage of this epic motorsport event. Watch our on-track action with racers such as Michael Schumacher, Sabastien Vettel, Tom Kristensen, and David Coulthard and other superstars from a myriad of racing disciplines competing head-to-head for the glory of the ROC Cup.
Hillbilly Hill Climb - /RideApart
Classic bike enthusiast Meatball was organizing his first vintage hill
climb event at Glen Helen, so Jamie grabbed a $150 Yamaha TY250 from a junk
yard, threw it in the back of a Honda Ridgeline and joined in. Costumes
Race of Champions DAY 1 - ROC Nations Cup
This is DAY 1 of /DRIVE's exclusive broadcast of the 2012 Race of Champions
in Bangkok, Thailand. Join Leo Parente, Tommy Kendall, and John Hindhaugh
as we bring you full coverage of this epic motorsport event. Watch our
on-track action with racers such as Michael Schumacher, Sebastian Vettel,
Tom Kristensen, and David Coulthard and other superstars from a myriad of
racing disciplines compete head-to-head for the glory of the ROC Cup.
Carbon Fiber Construction - /Inside Koenigsegg
Episode 1 of 9, Carbon Fiber Construction
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 first episode, Christian Von Koenigsegg reveals the secrets behind
building automotive components from carbon fiber, the strong, lightweight
material that's crucial to modern high-performance cars.
Tom Kristensen Jumps Audi R8 LMS - /DRIVE MOMENTS
8 time Le Mans 24 winner Tom Kristensen jumps a $400,000 (~) Audi R8 LMS
during a practice session on the 2012 Race of Champions track in Bangkok,
Thailand. It was incidents like this and others which forced the drivers to
intervene with track officials and institue a last minute chicane over the
bridge / overpass of the ROC crossover track.
Audi S1 crash by Michelle Mouton @ Race of Champions 2010 (HD)
Michelle Mouton dreht einige Showrunden im Audi S1 beim Race of Champions
2010 in Düsseldorf. Plötzlich hebt die linke Seite über dem Curb ab und
das Auto überschlägt sich. Zum Glück ist niemandem etwas passiert und
das Auto blieb auch fast heile...
Mit einem Subaru-Boxer mit tiefem Schwerpunkt wäre das nicht passiert ;-)
Is "Old" The New "New"? -- /ROAD TESTAMENT
Why do car enthusiasts get so cranked up over new versions of old cars?
What is it about Morgan cars that Richard Hammond and DRIVE's Alex Roy love
so much? Which cars of the present will buyers long for in 50 years?
The Spa 24 - /DRIVE Special
A track that has changed configuration countless times over it's history. A
circuit that has taken lives, created legends, and has no shortage of
emotions for the brave men and women who race around it or spectate along
the fences. Though not as long as the famous Northern Loop of the
Nurburgring, the elevation and weather of Spa is what makes it world
famous. Join Leo Parente and the DRIVE crew for an adventure you won't
Race Of Champions 2014, Barbados - 26 min highlights
Thirteen-time F1 grand prix winner David Coulthard is crowned ROC Champion
of Champions at ROC 2014 in Barbados.
The Race Of Champions (ROC) brings together some of the world’s best
drivers from the major motor sport series – including Formula 1, World
Rally, Le Mans, Nascar, IndyCar, Touring Cars, X-Games, MotoGP, etc – for
a unique head-to-head competition in identical cars to see who really is
the fastest of them all.
World's Greatest Drag Race 2!
It's back! The World's Greatest Drag Race returns with nine of the world's
best supercars, sports cars, and muscle cars for 2012 facing off in an epic
quarter-mile sprint for glory... and ultimate bragging rights! This year's
field includes all nine contenders from Motor Trend's 2012 Best Driver's
Car competition. We have the Lamborghini Aventador, Nissan GT-R Black
Edition, Ford Shelby GT500, McLaren MP4-12C, Jaguar XKR-S, Porsche 911
Carrera S, Subaru BRZ, Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series and Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 -- all gathered
together on an abandoned airstrip at El Toro Marine Base to find out which
car is the fastest. Obviously these nine competitors display a wide range
of power and performance, not to mention price tags. So why are we lining
them all up again for one gigantic, over-the-top drag race? It's simple...
Because We Can!
World's Greatest Drag Race 2 concludes our special 2012 Best Driver's Car
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Making 280mph Capable Carbon Fiber Wheels - /INSIDE KOENIGSEGG
One of the most disputed topics in the industry: Is it possible to make
high performance carbon fiber wheels? Christian von Koenigsegg explains
that it's not only possible, but his company has been doing it for a few
years now. Take a look at how: