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David Coulthard catches speeding golf ball at 120 mph in Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Jun 2nd, 2012 at 1:03PM

Golf and driving are things that many men would rather be doing than working, so automakers are always keen to find an association between the two. The latest publicity stunt, however, drives the point home in more ways than one. The undertaking involved pro golfer Jake Shepherd, Formula 1 veteran David Coulthard, and the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster. Jake teed off at the Dunsfold Aerodrome in England and hit the ball at an astonishing 178 mph. Coulthard sped off after it in the SLS and caught it in the open cockpit some 900 feet afield – that's over three football fields in... Read More

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