Witness the Gordon Murray T.50 supercar get tortured in the name of safety

Even low-volume supercars are torture tested to meet global homologation standards. Gordon Murray Automotive (GMA) recently released a video showing its T.50 being abused in the name of safety. This round of testing is related to airbag calibration, GMA development driver Dario Franchitti explains in the video. Conducted at the ATP Papenburg facility in Papenburg, …

Jay Leno checks out an SR20-powered Datsun 1600 restomod

The Datsun 1600 laid the foundation for the 240Z and the line of Nissan Z sports cars that followed. Mike Spagnola of Purpose Built Motors respected that heritage while upgrading a 1600’s performance to turn it into a tasteful restomod that recently appeared on “Jay Leno’s Garage.” In addition to being special to Datsun and …

Watch the Koenigsegg Jesko play in the snow

Koenigsegg isn’t precious about its supercars. Just in time for Easter, the company released a video showing the Jesko getting thrashed in the snowy wasteland of northern Sweden. The video is entitled “Egghunt” as a play on both Easter and the egg in Koenigsegg. The location was Arjeplog, which is used by Koenigsegg and many …