Automotive news, photos and videos – December 19th 2020

Step Inside the Malaga Automobile Museum and Feel the Taste Of History

2020-12-19 / While the world was shutting down due to the health crisis, the Malaga Automobile Museum remained open for visitors, and kept their engines running

 

Google Working to Fix Android Auto on Pixel 5 But It Needs Your Help Too
Google Working to Fix Android Auto on Pixel 5 But It Needs Your Help Too

2020-12-19 / The Mountain View-based search giant has recently started working on a fix for Android Auto on the Pixel 5, yet the company needs more feedback from users

 

Acura NSX Needs These Cosmetic Updates if It Wants to Be A Supercar With "Soul"
Acura NSX Needs These Cosmetic Updates if It Wants to Be A Supercar With “Soul”

2020-12-19 / We would have done even more to make the NSX interesting – a fixed rear wing, some crazy McLaren-style exhausts and some sort of carbon fiber trim

 

Pratt & Miller C7.R Corvette Racing Car Listed for Sale at $950,000
Pratt & Miller C7.R Corvette Racing Car Listed for Sale at $950,000

2020-12-19 / If you intend to go racing against Ferrari 550s and Aston Martin DBR9s for fun, that’ll be a cool million dollars for this race-winning Corvette C7.R

 

Enlighten Your Ride with Denali’s New S4 LED Lighting Kit
Enlighten Your Ride with Denali’s New S4 LED Lighting Kit

2020-12-19 / Should you be looking to alter the beam’s intensity, a separate controller allows you to switch between two settings via the firm’s DataDim Technology

 

Kawasaki Madness 598 R Is the Sexiest Custom GPX 600 R Out There
Kawasaki Madness 598 R Is the Sexiest Custom GPX 600 R Out There

2020-12-19 / What was once a regular 1990 GPX 600 R is now a bespoke work of two-wheeled art, thanks to a gifted craftsman named Jordi Soldevila

 

Ducati PS1000R Is A Monster Tribute to 1972 Imola 200 Winner Paul Smart
Ducati PS1000R Is A Monster Tribute to 1972 Imola 200 Winner Paul Smart

2020-12-19 / Some may argue that hiding a Monster’s gorgeous trellis frame and L-twin engine beneath body panels is sacrilege, but not this time around

 

Dodge Charger "R/T Surprise" Drag Races Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, USA Wins
Dodge Charger “R/T Surprise” Drag Races Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, USA Wins

2020-12-19 / While both the Dodge and the Jeep had been taken to the gym, the muscle sedan features more extensive mods than the super-SUV

 

Bulletproof Ferrari 458 Speciale Is Pretty Conspicuous for an Armored Vehicle
Bulletproof Ferrari 458 Speciale Is Pretty Conspicuous for an Armored Vehicle

2020-12-19 / If you want the most conspicuous armored vehicle out there, the bulletproof Ferrari 458 Speciale by AddArmor may be the one for you

 

2021 Audi RS6 Drag Races Tesla Model 3 Performance, Humiliation Follows
2021 Audi RS6 Drag Races Tesla Model 3 Performance, Humiliation Follows

2020-12-19 / The RS6 is way more powerful, but also somehow heavier than the Model 3 Performance. Overall, the two are about even, though drag racing always needs a winner

 

Save Your Winter Holidays with Canadian Norva Moose Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4x4
Save Your Winter Holidays with Canadian Norva Moose Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4×4

2020-12-19 / This Mercedes-Benz 2500 cargo van is decked out with all the outdoor essentials you could ask for. Includes a kitchen, showers, toilet, and a modular bedroom.

 

2021 Ford Bronco Door Removal Requires a 13-mm Hex Socket and a Bit of Muscle
2021 Ford Bronco Door Removal Requires a 13-mm Hex Socket and a Bit of Muscle

2020-12-19 / Removing the doors off the all-new Bronco isn’t hard, but you do need $350 for the door bags and enough muscle to lift 60 pounds

 

The “Reindeer Eight” Shows Bentley Mulliner Preparing for a Special "Ho-Ho-Ho"
The “Reindeer Eight” Shows Bentley Mulliner Preparing for a Special “Ho-Ho-Ho”

2020-12-19 / It’s the ultimate world-famous celebrity, and this commission shows the festive mood of the Bentley Mulliner division to work on Santa’s new Flying Spur V8

 

Mongoose Corvette Train Heist Scene Cost A Fifth of Fast Five's Budget
Mongoose Corvette Train Heist Scene Cost A Fifth of Fast Five’s Budget

2020-12-19 / Almost a decade since the Hollywood blockbuster premiered, here’s a detailed explanation of the overly complex setup, along with behind-the-scenes footage

 

White Chromed 1996 Ford Bronco Clearly Prepares for 4x4 Youngtimer Glory
White Chromed 1996 Ford Bronco Clearly Prepares for 4×4 Youngtimer Glory

2020-12-19 / The white exterior has chrome details and chunky tires, the blue interior comes with a black-plastic atmosphere for added durability

 

NASA Martian Rover Easter Eggs: From Hidden Messages to Geocaches
NASA Martian Rover Easter Eggs: From Hidden Messages to Geocaches

2020-12-19 / Continuing the tradition that started with the Pioneer or Voyager, NASA hid several Easter eggs on the rover currently en route to Mars

 

Watch Audi's 2021 RS7 Dance and Sing in the Winter Wonderland of Austria's Tyrol
Watch Audi’s 2021 RS7 Dance and Sing in the Winter Wonderland of Austria’s Tyrol

2020-12-19 / Anyone up for some cinematic footage with the best-looking Audi of them all (in this writer’s humble opinion), the 2021 Audi RS7 Sportback?

 

North American Harvard Trainer Is a Winged Texan Gone British
North American Harvard Trainer Is a Winged Texan Gone British

2020-12-19 / Also known as Texans in the U.S., the Harvard was designed as a single-engined trainer and used from 1935 to well into the 1990s

 

Harley-Davidson Vegas Is an Ode to Drilled Aluminum
Harley-Davidson Vegas Is an Ode to Drilled Aluminum

2020-12-19 / The Harley-Davidson Vegas is a Street Bob custom project coming from German shop Thunderbike, cost at least $9,700 to make

 

Someone Paid $100,000 for a Tucker Model 48 Non-Functional Prop
Someone Paid $100,000 for a Tucker Model 48 Non-Functional Prop

2020-12-19 / Based on a 1974 Ford LTD chassis, this movie prop lacks a drivetrain, an interior, has just one opening door and can only be used as display