Friday, April 23, 2021

Browsing the "Radwood" Tag

Brabus 190 E 3.6S Leichtbau

The German term ‘Leichtbau’ roughly translates to lightweight, but this Brabus tuned Mercedes 190 E is more like a heavyweight in disguise, looking to fight anything that even dares to glance in its direction. [...]

May 30, 2019 Compact/Mid-Size

Peugeot 205 Turbo 16

Group B rallying produced some of the most exciting homologation specials ever. Peugeot took the world title twice with their 4x4 mid-engine 205 Turbo 16 and I took took one for a wild ride. [...]

May 27, 2019 Compact/Mid-Size

Audi Sport Quattro

The car that brought four-wheel drive to Group B rallying and established itself as an icon, was not the most successful. I just had to drive one though, on wet forest roads while reflecting on its illustrious history. [...]

May 27, 2019 Compact/Mid-Size

Renault 5 Turbo 2

Renault converted the humble 5 into a fire breathing rally monster, sharing few parts and only a slight resemblance with the original. It was so popular they built almost five times more than needed. [...]

May 27, 2019 Compact/Mid-Size

Bentley Continental R & Azure

Before both brands broke-up, the Continental range was the ultimate proof that Bentley had overtaken Rolls-Royce in the sales statistics and ultimately performed a palace revolution. [...]

April 29, 2019 Luxury