Mercedes SLS in California
InGear takes Mercedes' gull-wing supercar for a spin on the California highways, shows it off in San Francisco then puts the pedal to the metal at Laguna Seca, with touring car champ Bernd Schneider at the wheel
Mercedes launches ultimate off-roader... with six wheels
Mercedes claims it has launched the ultimate off-roader but is it cheating? The six-wheeled G63 AMG 6x6 is going into production for customers who find that four wheels just aren't enough. The SUV is an elongated version of the company's G-wagen, with an extra axle that is said to give the car so much grip that it is virtually unstoppable off-road. Completely road-legal, and with a luxury leather-lined interior, customers could, in theory, use it to pop to the shops. But at £350,000, they probably have somebody to do that for them. Just 30 of the vehicles will be built each year and Driving has got behind the wheel of one of them. Our test will be published this Sunday but in the meantime, see a video of this monster truck in action.
InGear recreates Bullitt
As InGear discovers when it tries to recreate a classic car chase, Lt Frank Bullitt wouldn't have to chase bad guys for miles if today's cops were on patrol: they'd have been pulled over the second they took an illegal left.
Rich List 2014 - The Sunday Times
The definitive guide to the 1,000 wealthiest people in Britain, plus the 50 richest under 30, the music millionaires, the biggest charitable donations and top political donors, and the wealthiest 250 people in Ireland. All in a special edition of The Sunday Times Magazine. Find out more: http://go.thesundaytimes.co.uk/richlist2014/