Category Archives: Random Stuff!

FIRST DRIVE: Forza Motorsport 5

FIRST DRIVE: Forza Motorsport 5
Sometime OVERSTEER contributor Karl Burnett was recently lucky enough to get a sneak preview of the upcoming awesomeness that is Forza Motorsport 5 on the Xbox One for NZGamer.com and they were kind enough to let us share his conclusions here! Thanks guys! ...

From bad to worse. Then MUCH worse…

These guys seem like professionals. They seem to know what they are doing, but they end up rather worse that they started. There are a number of questions we can ask from this video – the main one being “why didn’t he just leave the winch attached to the tree and pull them both ...

Ken Box: a mini tribute to Ken Block’s Gymkhana

Razor Drift Carts are a thing. A very cool thing. If they are not available in New Zealand, then they should be, because we want one. Then there is the video above – a tribute to Ken Block’s fantastic Gymkhana videos using a Drift Cart. Now we want one even more…

The sound of 5.5-litres and two turbos

The Mercedes-Benz E 63S AMG is an utter beast and it makes the kind of colossal noise that leaves you in no doubt of that whatsoever. To try and capture than noise, we attached a GoPro down by the exhaust and took it for a blast on a country road. This didn’t work, as the wind noise and the GoPro’s crap microphone ruined it. So we did it slowly, around town instead. And the result is the above video, shot quickly before we headed out this morning. The speed is low (we tried to ...

Finn on ice.

What is it with Finns and driving? Seriously. I mean, when they talk, you could be forgiven for thinking that they ...