Everyone with a drop of petrol in their veins fancies their chances as a racing driver, right? Well, one way to get your racing kicks is to try banger racing (destruction derby). So we had a go.
You might have heard of banger racing, you might have thought about giving it a go, but did you know just how much fun it is? Neither did we, so we strapped in for a bizarre afternoon.
The XCAR guys try their hand at banger racing and try not to get killed.
The last four-cylinder BMW seen in the U.S. was the 1999 Z3 Roadster with a 1.9-liter engine. But now BMW is bringing the four-cylinder engine back, a powerful new 2-liter version launching in the 2012 Z4 sDrive28i.
Automotive News reports on Mercedes-Benz and BMW's plans to sell four-cylinder cars in the U.S.
Pronounced "Feeds" not "Feds," this Ed Banger master of the megamix, appears on the third volume of the compilation that's consistently given the French label bragging rights. Download a free MP3 of "Vol. III Teaser" courtesy of CNET Download Music.
Speed Demon is the ultimate four-banger
The newest BMW goes back to the future with a four-banger.
Ed Banger records and Eastpak collaborate on a luggage collection, to be released this fall.
Envious of the futuristic entertainment systems in modern cars? Alpine just unveiled a touchscreen head unit that'll drag your old banger kicking and screaming into the 21st century