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    Video: Streetpong is the cure for pedestrian boredom
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    A group of Germans have come up with an ingenious way to prevent jaywalking and entertain pedestrians at the same time. It's called Streetpong, and the idea is already at work in the real world at one lone intersection. Streetpong adds a small touchscreen to the buttons usually used to trigger ...

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    Report: BMW dismisses Tesla tie-up talk
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    Despite recent rumours to the contrary, don't expect to see much collaboration between Tesla and BMW in the near future. Based on some rather prickly statements from the German automaker, Elon Musk might have even burnt some bridges in Bavaria with his latest proclamations. The spat stems from ...

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    Report: Nurburgring bought by Russian billionaire
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    The Nürburgring is among the greatest racetracks of the world, with decades of fantastic motorsports history born on the snaking course. However, it seems that running the place as a business is about as difficult as learning the 12.9 miles (20 kilometres) of corners on the Nordschleife. ...

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    Video: Autobild blows China's fake BMW X5 sky high
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    The Germans famously love their cars. With high-speed cruising on the Autobahn and a lot of fun available from the country's back roads, they have every reason to. Apparently, the country's auto writers also take their jobs in advising the enthusiastic populace very seriously. As this video from ...

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    Video: Bear witness to the world's largest carwash
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    The classic stereotype about Germans is that they are very fastidious with a preference towards making things efficient, clean and well engineered. Stuttgart, home to Porsche and Mercedes-Benz , has another business in the city could show off a little of the country's perceived national ...

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    Video: Meet Germany's ultra-aerodynamic car from 1939 [w/video]
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    By all historical accounts, the period between the first and second world wars was not a great time. Economic collapse, an entire continent in shambles, prohibition and the rise of the Nazis are the prime lowlights of the 1920s and 1930s. But, there was one small ray of excitement in this ...

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    Video: Pro golfers race BMW i8 VS. golf cart
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    You wouldn't think a couple of pro golfers racing a golf cart along a nice green course would get the blood pumping. But throw in a BMW i8 plug-in hybrid and things get at least a little more interesting. At least, that's what the German automaker is hoping for. Bimmer is swinging big with a ...

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    Video: German cabbie gets World Cup crazy while picking up passengers
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    There's no doubt that 2014 World Cup fans have gone crazy decorating their cars, as this German cabbie is only the latest superfan we've come across after reporting on Dutch soccer maniac Ben Oude ...

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    Report: Audi revising own history in light of 'shocking' study of Nazi-era activities
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    Daimler opened up its archives for research into its Nazi affiliations for one book published in 1990 and another in 1998. The Quandt family behind BMW had its public catharsis in 2007. The ties between the National Socialists and the Porsche and Piech families have almost rendered the Volkswagen ...

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    Report: Hamburg working to eliminate cars within city limits by 2034 [w/poll]
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    Hard as it may be to fathom, there are places in the world where cars simply don't make sense. Many of these places are the centers of major cities. And while most major North American cities are fairly easy to get through via car, that's because they've benefited from more modern city planning ...

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