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The Top 5 Wildest Porsche Rear Wings3m33s

The Top 5 Wildest Porsche Rear Wings

INSIDE one of the most advanced wind tunnels in the world, Porsche discloses five incredible rear wings for the third episode of its weekly YouTube series. With a blower-output horsepower of 9,000 and an eight metre diameter, the wind tunnel has tested the rear wings and their performance inside Porsche's Weissach development center. Presented by former race director, Norbert Singer, the renowned Porsche 935 Moby Dick grabbed number one spot in the rankings with its expansive, yet lightweight, rear wing. The other electrifying Porsche cars with the wildest rear wings featured in the video were: the Porsche 911 RS 2.7, the Porsche 959, the Porsche Cayman GT4 and the Porsche Panamera Turbo. To see more Porsche ‘Top 5’ videos visit: www.youtube.com/porsche Credit: Porsche

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Published: March 24, 2017Updated: March 29, 201731 views
Top 5 Porsche Technologies That Made It From The Racetrack To The Street3m16s

Top 5 Porsche Technologies That Made It From The Racetrack To The Street

PORSCHE has revealed their top five technologies that made the incredible transition from the racetrack to the street, in the fourth episode of a weekly YouTube series. Former Porsche world champion rally driver Walter Röhl presented the episode from the track located in Weissach that is part of the Porsche development center. The E-Performance Concept ranked top of the technological transitions with its performance and eco-friendly advantages. The other technologies that made the list included turbochargers, ceramic disk brakes, mode switch and carbon fiber reinforced polymer. The Porsche 356 was the first model that moved from the racetrack to the street. To see more Porsche ‘Top 5’ videos visit: www.youtube.com/porsche Credit: Porsche

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Published: March 23, 2017Updated: March 29, 201719 views
Pimped Up E-Bike Drives Like A Car: RIDICULOUS RIDES3m03s

Pimped Up E-Bike Drives Like A Car: RIDICULOUS RIDES

A SPORTS enthusiast has developed the first all weather, four-wheel e-bike that looks exactly like a miniature car. Design engineer Mikael Kjellman produced the crazy PodRide vehicle in Sweden with the basic idea of creating a weather protected and more comfortable bicycle. Making use of an electric motor, this road-legal e-bicycle car can travel long distances both easier and cheaper whilst maintaining an eco-friendly journey. Videographer / director: PodRide Producer: Danny Baggott, Nick Johnson Editor: Jack Stevens, Joshua Douglas

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Published: March 23, 2017Updated: March 27, 2017185 viewsVirality: 1%
The Top 5 Best Porsche Sounds3m05s

The Top 5 Best Porsche Sounds

Five of the most iconic sounding Porsche cars have been revealed in the ultimate Weissach sound chamber for the second episode of a weekly YouTube series. Located in Porsche's development centre in Germany, high-tech microphones have measured the electrifying sounds as the roaring engines are let loose. The Carrera GT claimed the number one spot with its special 10-cylinder V-engine that delivers one of the most unique sounds in the Porsche range. The other selected engine sounds included those from the 918 Spyder, the 911 GT3 RS, the 550 Spyder and the 911 Carrera RS 2.7. To see more Porsche ‘Top 5’ videos visit: www.youtube.com/porsche Credit: Porsche

Top 5 Rare Porsche Cars3m00s

Top 5 Rare Porsche Cars

Porsche has opened the vaults of its amazing museum to reveal five rare and unique production models from its collection in the first episode of a weekly YouTube series. In the depths of the top secret Porsche Museum warehouse in Stuttgart, Dieter Landenberger (Head of Historical Archive) showcased the incredible cars and their exquisite features. Built in 1953, the 356 America Roadster leads the way as one of the rarest Porsche factory models – with only 16 of its kind ever built, RM Sotheby’s estimates the current worth of the car to be approximately $638,050 (£511,873). Displaying the poise and power of this iconic brand, the other rare Porsche models on the list included the 911 SC/RS, the 911 GT1, the 924 Carrera GTS and the 964 Turbo S. To see more Porsche ‘Top 5’ videos visit: www.youtube.com/porsche Credit: Porsche

Qatar’s Multi-Million Dollar Supercar Meet: RIDICULOUS RIDES1m59s

Qatar’s Multi-Million Dollar Supercar Meet: RIDICULOUS RIDES

A GROUP of luxury car owners show off their awesome line-up of supercars during their latest meet. The car club which goes by the name, QTR Elite Team - short for Qatar EliteTeam - is based in Doha and boasts some of the world’s most luxurious cars. The recent meet was filmed by British car enthusiast James Jago and featured a host of supercars including two £300,000 Lamborghini Aventador SVs, a Maserati GranTurismo and a Porsche GT3. Videographer / director: James GTR Producer: Bunmi Adigun, Ruby Coote Editor: Joshua Douglas

Insane $500,000 Holographic Lamborghini Aventador: RIDICULOUS RIDES1m31s

Insane $500,000 Holographic Lamborghini Aventador: RIDICULOUS RIDES

A CAR enthusiast enjoyed the opportunity of a lifetime by driving a rare, modified Lamborghini worth more than half a million dollars. Japanese car culture expert, Steve Feldman put the limited edition Lamborghini Aventador Roadster through its paces during an epic night drive in Tokyo. Released in 2013 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Lamborghini, only 100 anniversary Aventador Roadster models were built, and this model has been customized with $20,000 of LED lights and a $10,000 holographic vinyl wrap. Videographer / director: Steve’s POV Producer: Bunmi Adigun, Ruby Coote Editor: James Thorne

Rolls Royce Gets Incredible Rat Rod Makeover: RIDICULOUS RIDES4m05s

Rolls Royce Gets Incredible Rat Rod Makeover: RIDICULOUS RIDES

A TEAM of maverick mechanics have completed an incredible transformation of a classic Rolls Royce once owned by eccentric British aristocrat, Lord Tredegar. Dubbed the Rolls Royce rat rod, the car takes its inspiration and design from traditional rat rods, which typically involve customising cars from the early 20th century. Mechanic Sam Hard, 29, from Farnham, Hampshire, headed up the team responsible for the audacious build, which proved a big hit at the recent SEMA car show in Las Vegas. Videographer / director: Sam Hard Producer: Bunmi Adigun, Nick Johnson Editor: Joshua Douglas

Tokyo’s $10 Million Lamborghini Car Run2m17s

Tokyo’s $10 Million Lamborghini Car Run

LAMBORGHINI owners across Tokyo came together to take part in a car meet of epic proportions. With a combined value of nearly 10 million dollars the Lambos featured models from different eras in the manufacturer’s history in a wide range of customised styles and colors. Fans of the Italian supercar can count themselves lucky as the annual event was documented by car enthusiast, and purveyor of Japanese car culture, Steve Feldman. Going by the moniker Steve’s POV, the American travels around Japan documenting events and crazes in the car mad nation for his YouTube channel. Videographer / director: Steve’s POV Producer: Bunmi Adigun, Ruby Coote Editor: Dan Cousins

Ice Tyres: Lexus Designs Impressive Wheels Made Out Of Frozen Water3m36s

Ice Tyres: Lexus Designs Impressive Wheels Made Out Of Frozen Water

THE  ice car of Batman villain Mr Freeze is no longer fantasy - Lexus have crafted the world’s first set of working wheels and tyres made from frozen water. London’s Hamilton Ice Sculptors took on the world first project, attaching the frozen H2O wheels to a Lexus NX that was stored for nearly a week at -30°C. Each ice tyre took four sculptors and 36 hours to complete, built from laser scanned designs of the car’s original wheels. Acrylic inserts were added to make sure the vehicle did not collapse under its own weight. Engineers also embedded blue lights in the icy wheels to give them a watery glow.   Videographer / Director: Lexus UK Producer: Tom Gillespie, Nick Johnson Editor: Kyle Waters

World Record: Tightest Ever 360 Degree Spin Performed By Driver3m22s

World Record: Tightest Ever 360 Degree Spin Performed By Driver

A FEARLESS stunt driver squeezes his way into the record books by executing the world’s tightest ever 360 degree spin. Petrolhead Alastair Moffatt travelled at a speed of roughy 30mph down a narrow lane of cars. The professional stunt driver, of Stunt Drive UK, spun his Subaru BRZ 360 degrees then accelerated to the end of the course - all in one continuous motion. Alastair's car was slightly over 4m long and the gap allowed for just 2.25m of clearance for him to complete the stunt - smashing the previous record of 2.5m.   Videographer / Director: John Robertston Producer: Tom Gillespie, Nick Johnson Editor: Joshua Douglas

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Inventor Builds Steampunk Inspired Automatron Car4m53s

Inventor Builds Steampunk Inspired Automatron Car

ECCENTRIC British inventor Paul Bacon has gone 'full steam ahead' on his latest customised car. Dubbed the “Automatron”, Paul’s latest steampunk-style creation is his most expensive build to date and is still not completed. Looking like something out of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, the Automatron boasts a supercharged V8 engine and uses a switch gear from a Lancaster Bomber to start. The front wheels are from an Austin 7 and he has used the biggest street legal tyres for the rear wheels. Videographer / director: Jack Stevens Producer: Tom Gillespie, Nick Johnson Editor: Jack Stevens

Lil Big Rigs: Mechanic Gives Pickup Trucks An Eighteen-Wheeler Makeover3m03s

Lil Big Rigs: Mechanic Gives Pickup Trucks An Eighteen-Wheeler Makeover

A TRUCKING enthusiast has created his very own micro-machines by shrinking the traditional American big rig down to the size of a pick up. Bob Suffern and his all female team specialise in creating the miniature trucks for fans across the world. Bob, originally from Melbourne, Australia, came up with the idea in 1999, and has been selling the kits since 2003. Unusually, the truck customisation business in Nashville, Tennessee, has an all-female workforce. Videographer / director: Penny Adams Producer: Jack McKay, Nick Johnson Editor: Jack Stevens

Pimped-up Vans: Japanese Auto Enthusiasts Customise Rides With Crystals And Cool LEDs1m31s

Pimped-up Vans: Japanese Auto Enthusiasts Customise Rides With Crystals And Cool LEDs

A GANG of Japanese car fanatics show off their custom rides and driving skills. Filmed in March 2015, this amazing footage was taken by American petrol head Steve Feldman, 45 in Japan's fourth most populated city Nagoya. Car and motorcycle gangs, also known as Bosozoku, are controversial in the land of the rising sun for their love of loud engines and bright customisations. During his trip, Bronx born Steve met one of the female members who had spent around $50,000 modifying her pink Honda Vamos van covering it in Swarovski crystals and LED lights. Videographer / director: Steve’s POV Producer: Mark Hodge, Nick Johnson Editor: Jack Stevens

Flying Car ‘Coming Soon': Futuristic Prototype Unveiled2m23s

Flying Car ‘Coming Soon': Futuristic Prototype Unveiled

A HIGH-flying company is hoping that futuristic airborne cars will soon become a reality. Massachusetts-based Terrafugia, which was founded in 2006 by a team of MIT graduates, plans to start selling its flying car, named the TF-X, in as little as eight years. And the manufacturer expects to have developed full-size unmanned prototypes of the TF-X by 2018. The TF-X is still in the early stages of development but Terrafugia, which is derived from the Latin for ‘escape the earth’, predicts production in the next 8-12 years. The flying car will have a range of up to 500 miles and cruise top speeds of up to 200mph. To learn more about Terrafugia’s projects, visit their website: www.terrafugia.com. Videographer / director: Terrafugia Producer: Mark Hodge, Nick Johnson Editor: Joshua Douglas, Ian Phillips

‘Hannibal Lecter’ Supercar2m38s

‘Hannibal Lecter’ Supercar

CAR designer Afzal Kahn has made his motoring dream a reality by building his own super car worth £300,000. The car dubbed Vengeance was inspired by his favourite Aston Martin models - and even Hannibal Lecter. While the exterior was modelled on the Vanquish the internal components were taken from the DB9. His new one-of-a-kind super car is fitted with a 6.0 litre V-12 engine, the same engine as the DB9. The car can do 0-60 mph in just over four seconds and has an output of 510 horsepower. The Aston Martin-inspired car has been in the making since 2006 when Afzal first thought of the idea to build the car and it has recently been unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. Videographer /director: Kahn Design Producer: Bunmi Adigun, Nick Johnson Editor: Joshua Douglas

Gone Bananas: Fruity Vehicle Hits Speeds of 85 mph3m03s

Gone Bananas: Fruity Vehicle Hits Speeds of 85 mph

A British inventor has spent $25,000 turning a pick-up truck into an ap-pealing driveable banana. Steve Braithwaite, who is originally from Woodstock, Oxfordshire, spent two years building the vehicle - which has a top speed of 85mph. The 55-year-old, who now lives in Kalamazoo, Michigan, came up with the idea for the Big Banana Car in 2009. The expensive concept cost around $25,000 and took Steve more than two years worth of Sundays to create. The finished vehicle is 10ft tall and 22ft long but its 302ci Ford V8 engine still allows it to hit impressive speeds. Videographer / director: Todd Lewis Producer: John Balson, Nick Johnson Editor: Kyle Waters

Cartoon Junkie Builds Mach 5 From Speed Racer: RIDICULOUS RIDES3m09s

Cartoon Junkie Builds Mach 5 From Speed Racer: RIDICULOUS RIDES

An expert car customiser has transformed a 94 Corvette into a stunning replica of the Mach 5 from the iconic 1960’s cartoon Speedracer. Jerry Patrick, who owns car replica extraordinaire AKA Junk, has been transforming cars into classic cartoon and movie vehicles for over a decade. After falling in love with the Mach 5 in the 60’s, 51-year-old Patrick had to fulfil his lifelong dream of driving the real deal. Videographer / director: John-Paul Steele Producer: Hannah Stevens, Ruby Coote Editor: Marcus Cooper

Speed Of LED Lights: Barracuda Crosskart vs Motorbike2m06s

Speed Of LED Lights: Barracuda Crosskart vs Motorbike

YOU would be forgiven for thinking this is an unreleased scene from iconic sci-fi film Tron. Finnish YouTube stars Stunt Freaks Team have made the Tron races a reality with their latest stunt in which they strapped on LED nights to a motorbike and crosskart buggy while racing in complete darkness on ice and snow. The slick looking video was shot in Imatra, Finland, in sub zero conditions and sees Joonas Salin, 22, who was riding the motorbike, and Antti Leppänen, 26, battle to the finish line. The Stunt Freaks Team have more than 22 million views on YouTube and regularly perform death-defying feats such as driving a snowmobile off the edge of a mountain in Sweden after attaching a parachute to the handle bars. Videographer / director: Stunt Freaks Team Producer: Bunmi Adigun, Nick Johnson Editor: Jack Stevens