What is the fastest way to travel in South Carolina: By car or by boat? Matt Farah finds out by racing the new BMW 650i convertible against Zack in a Boston Whaler. First one to Hilton Head Island wins.
24 Hours of Lemons and the Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe
The Smoking Tire's Matt Farah is invited to be a guest judge and pace car
driver at the 24 Hours of Lemons season ender at Buttonwillow Raceway.
Since Formula One uses AMG Safety Cars, so will we.
Shooting Guns from a Mini
The Smoking Tire goes on a week long adventure in three new BMW's. In part
1, we find out how the Mini Countryman S works as a turret.
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.
Bentley Mulsanne - Front and Back Seat Review
The Smoking Tire joins the Ritte Cycling Team with the 2011 Bentley
Mulsanne as a support vehicle. Host Matt Farah finds out where is the best
place to be, the back seat of a Bentley or the Front?
Lamborghini vs. Turbo Ford GT vs. Audi R8 Supercharged
The Smoking Tire heads out to Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch in a 370Z
Roadster to find out which car can attain the highest speed on Spring
Mountain's 2.7 mile road course. Can Matt Farah, driving a Lamborghini
LP550-2, outgun a Twin turbo Ford GT and
a Supercharged Audi R8? We will see.
Can a big Lexus be fun?
Matt takes the Lexus LS460 F-Sport in the one place you'll probably never
see one: the canyons. Time to find out if Lexus's newest full size luxury
car is deserving of its F-Sport badge.
TUNED Season 1 Finale - /TUNED
As the first season of tuned comes to an end, we re-visit all the cars
we've tested so far, provide some behind the scenes information, and answer
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.....
Can a Nissan Versa beat a Corvette?
Matt always buys impractical cars and tries to justify them as practical,
even though they are far from it. Dan makes him put his money where his
mouth is by holding a practicality challenge against the most practical car
in the US: a base Nissan Versa.
Audi RS7 - One Take
Matt heads to the Nevada desert, one of the few places in the world with
enough room to safely test the sheer speed of Audi's new, 560-horsepower RS7.
*Note, I know this isn't the greatest video we've ever made. But usually on
press launches they provide me with about 20 times as much footage as they
provided on this trip. Better some video than no video*
Pratt & Miller Corvette C6RS Review
The Smoking Tire heads out to Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch and
Switchcars.com to test out the baddest street Corvette ever, the Pratt &
Miller Corvette C6RS. For more information about the C6RS, visit
The BMW 1M: The Last Drive
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
Corvette ZR1 Review at the Mojave Mile
The Smoking Tire returns to the Mojave Mile's brand new runway to see how
fast America's quickest production car can run the standing mile. On the
way, we learn some truths about the ZR1 and the Mojave Mile itself. Also
Cadillac XTS - One Take
In the first new iteration of our new sub-series "One Take," Matt does a
full car review of the chock-full-o-technology Cadillac XTS in exactly one
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.