For 2015, Porsche has created a super fast customer race car, the 911 GT3 R based on the 911 GT3 RS production car. Over 500 hp, lightweight design, advanced aerodynamic efficiency and lower fuel consumption. This year, one of the oldest rallies in Europe, the Mille MIglia, starts with 438 stunning rare cars. On Day 1, this 2015 Mille Miglia starts in Brescia and makes its way to Rome. A stunning 1965 Alfa Romeo GT reengineered for vintage racing, as seen at the Buttonwillow race track.
The BMW Z4 GT3 leads the way for the 2015 24HR Nurburgring with a massive team of drivers and car models from BMW that take up the challenge to make it through 24hrs on one of the toughest circuits in the world. AFRICAN RACER. EPISODE 2. PORSCHE MOTOR NEEDS REBUILDING JUST PRIOR TO RACE. Gavin Rooke takes the Porsche Racer for trial runs. The engine does not make it through the trail runs. Just as the Knysna Hill Race gets closer, the Porsche needs a motor rebuild. MALIBU CARS AND COFFEE. AN AMAZING COLLECTION OF CAR PORN ALONG THE PCH.
Renowned product designer, Millie Miglia Racer and Classic Car Collector Carl Gustav Magnusson shows us his vintage watch collection and points out the stunning vintage rally stopwatch from Heuer, the HEUER CRONOGRAFO CRONOMETRO GAME MASTER STOPWATCH. First time Audi LMP factory racer Rene Rast talks about his first race experience with the Audi E-tron Quattro LMP at the Spa Circuit. The stunning Bentley Continental GT3 road car reimagined as a racing machine, as first seen running during the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed in Sussex, England.
Renowned South African Art Dealer Gavin Rooke gathered together a group of great craftsmen to design and exquisitely remanufacture a series of vintage Porsche 911/912 cars as race worthy and collectable works of art. Once built, Gavin and his Dutchmann team takes these DUTCHMANN Edition Weekend Racer Porsches to various African desert and hill climb races. Here in the opening episode, Gavin Rooke and his Dutchmann Porsche team, makes its way from Cape Town to Knysna.
In the hills outside the city of Salinas, California, sits a race course nestled in a piece of ground surrounded by a Nature Preserve. During the last week of September 2015, Porsche threw it’s gargantuan fifth get together here. About 1400 Porsche cars of all shapes and sizes gathered in one spot. This short cinematic piece is a visual observation of the people, machines and sounds captured on a Saturday morning, as tens of thousands of Porsche fans gathered to attend this massive Porsche reunion.
Car collector Michael Axon brings his 1958 Lotus 11 to the Malibu Coffee and Cars event. BMW documents its time at the 2015 Nürburgring 24 Hours. The 2014 MINI Dakar race car thrashes it out on the snow.
For the 2015 Le Mans 24Hr race, two Porsche teams took overall wins. Earl Bamber (NZ), Nico Hülkenberg (GER) and Nick Tandy (GBR) took the 17th overall victory. Followed by the sister car of Timo Bernhard (GER), Brendon Hartley (NZ) and Mark Webber (AUS). This made it the fourth one-two result for the brand after achieving this in 1971, 1983, 1987 and 1998.
In 2013, to celebrate its centenary, Aston Martin designed and built the CC100 Speedster Concept. This is a short glimpse from their film on the design process that gave birth to this stunning master piece.
In Privateer Stories. Buttonwillow, we see glimpses of the Buttonwillow Raceway in Buttonwillow, California. Vintage car racer Chuck Kolstad talks about this racetrack and his love for it.
The Bentley team takes the monstrously fast endurance racing machine, the BENTLEY Continental GT3 to the tracks for a test run and fine tuning. AFRICAN RACER. PART 3. GAVIN ROOKE FINISHES THE 2015 KNYSNA HILL RACE. Gavin Rooke fixes his motor and tests the car just a day before the race. He then makes his way to the Knysna Hill Climb and manages to finish this majestic African race. RACE CAR. 2013 LAUNCH OF THE BMW Z4 GTE. A look at the fantastic BMW Z4 GTE racing machine as it was revealed just before it’s inaugural race at Sebring.
A look at the new Porsche Concept Mission E. The stunning new all electric sedan from Porsche is one of a kind and is creating endless desire from petrol heads everywhere. FIRST LOOK. FERRARI 488 SPIDER REVEALED AT THE 2015 FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW. Ferrari continues it’s love affair with the open top with the new 488 Spyder. This new Spyder is a continuation of a story that started with the targa top 308 GTB. BROAD MUSEUM OPENS IN LOS ANGELES. We take a trip on the BMW i3 to have a first look at the just opening Broad Museum in downtown Los Angeles.
Josh, one of the crew team leaders of the DragonSpeed team, at the 2015 Long Beach GP, talks about the US Flag livery Mercedes Benz SLS AMG driven by Henrick Hedman. The team from Bentley Motorsport sets out to race at the grueling 2014 Spa 24 Hours with a pair of Bentley Continental GT3 cars. Darren Cox of NISMO talks about the NISMO LMP1 race car.