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    Chicago 2010: Volo shines the light on some famous movie cars

    Volo Auto Museum collection at Chicago Auto Show – Click above for high-res image gallery
    One of the most fun parts of the Chicago Auto Show every year is that Illinois is also host to the Volo Auto Museum. Volo is one of those museum/used car dealerships that always has some of the most ...

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    Hulu adds 51 vintage episodes of Speed Racer

    The team over at Hulu, the site that offers streaming video of television content from NBC, Fox, and now ABC, has added 51 episodes of Speed Racer to its lineup. That's right, you can now catch Speed, Trixie, Spritle, Pops, and even Chim-Chim from the comfort of your own work cubicle. Savvy ...

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    Eye Candy: "Go Speed Racer Go" music video

    Click above for photo gallery. Follow the jump for the music video.The music video for the updated Speed Racer theme, "Go Speed Racer Go", has hit the web, and while the song itself gets annoying after a couple of verses (how many times can you listen to that refrain before going insane?), the ...

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    Want to win a $100,000 Speed Racer Mach 5 Corvette?

    UPDATE: New high-res pics added, click aboveThe upcoming Speed Racer movie just got a whole lot more interesting to us since learning about this sweepstakes that's being held in conjunction with the premier on May 9th. The prize is a Speed Racer-inspired Mach 5 Corvette, but it not just any 'Vette ...

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    VIDEO: New Speed Racer trailer a visual feast

    It's very tempting to dismiss the Wachowski brothers' live-action Speed Racer film as a hopeless exercise in ridiculousness. But the problem is that both trailers released show a movie that's utterly drenched with style, as the auteur siblings appear to have held nothing back in trying to bring the ...

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    Detroit 2008: Mach 5 spotted, Speed Racer nowhere to be found

    click above for more high-res live shots of the Speed Racer Mach 5While getting ready for the announcement of the North American Car and Truck of the Year, we stumbled upon the Mach 5. No sign of Pops, Trixie, Chim Chim or Speed, but there was the car, in all its fiberglass glory. As much as we ...

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    Autobacs bringing 14 cars, Speed Racer replica to Tokyo Auto Salon

    During our recent trip across the Pacific to cover the Tokyo Auto Show, we got word that our flight out of Narita was going to be delayed for 23 hours. The first thing that jumped into our jet-lagged minds was how much trouble it would be to catch a ride to the nearest city so we could revel in the ...

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    VIDEO: First Speed Racer trailer and high-res pics!

    click above image for more high-res stills from the Speed Racer film var digg_url = ''; You may have seen a few tiny pics from the Wachowski brothers' upcoming Speed Racer live action film elsewhere on the web today. Well, our colleagues over ...

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    The Mach Five goes live! Speed Racer microsite hits the web

    Although the majority of our fanboy energy has been devoted to all things Transformers-related, we still have a bit left over for the upcoming release of the live action version of Speed Racer. With Senors Larry and Andy Wachowski at the helm, the potential for excellence runs high, and judging by ...

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    Go Speed Racer, Go! Video of Mach 5 debut with cast

    Click image for high-res photoReuters' video coverage of the Speed Racer press conference and Mach 5 unveiling in Germany has been posted on the web. It gives us a better introduction to the real-life version of the iconic hero vehicle, including a nice long look inside the cockpit. Once they're ...

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    Model cars made entirely out of paper

    While perusing Autoblog Latino and brushing up on my Spanglish, I noticed this post that led me to a site called Paper Inside. Its simple tagline – Paper Models are Paper Inside – hints at what you'll find below the fold. The site offers numerous free downloads of paper models that ...

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    Ricci goes racing

    The movie magnates of Hollywood may actually be bringing something to the silver screen that has the distinct possibility of not sucking away our lives and our hard earned cash. Brothers Larry and Andy Wachowski of Matrix and V for Vendetta fame are taking on a series that serves as one of our ...

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    Go Speed Racer, Go! Wachowskis bringing live-action version to theaters

    Larry and Andy Wachowski, the minds behind The Matrix and its unfortunate sequels, are gambling that a live-action version of the anime classic, Speed Racer, will resonate with moviegoers. The project will be written and directed by the Wachowskis, who are developing the film's visual style as they ...


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