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Video: Mercedes-Benz B55 does the burnout we've been waiting for

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Jan 3rd, 2011 at 8:00PM

When Mercedes-Benz first dropped word that a team of enterprising individuals had wedged a kicking Silver Arrow V8 under the hood of the company's diminutive B-Class hatch, we immediately began searching around for a video of the machine in action. Now the German automaker has been so kind as to supply just such a clip. While we'd love to see the little five-door lift a leg around a proper road course (Nürburgring?), for now we'll have to settle for a shot of the steroid-riddled commuter lighting up its rear tires in grand fashion. As you may recall, the B55 was created by trainees... Read More

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