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California DMV To Motorists: Please Don't Ask For The Number 69 On Your Stupid Vanity Plate (Updated) California DMV To Motorists: Please Don't Ask For The Number 69 On Your Stupid Vanity Plate (Updated)

Apologies if we’re late to this, but the California DMV has apparently had it up to here with your bullshit request for a 69 vanity plate. It says as much on the department’s website.

Could This Custom 1976 Mercedes Benz 450SE 6.9 Grab $7,500? Could This Custom 1976 Mercedes Benz 450SE 6.9 Grab $7,500?

Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe 450SE has been dubbed by its builder the 'Frankenbenz' owing to all its 6.9-sourced parts. That's a big motor, and you'll need to decide if this custom Benz also has a big price.

For $16,000, this Benz is a 6.9 on the reich-ter scale For $16,000, this Benz is a 6.9 on the reich-ter scale

The Germans may have failed at world domination - twice - but they've pretty much dominated the executive sedan market for decades. Todays Nice Price or Crack Pipe Mercedes Benz is decades old, but comes with a price that could be considered a dominant feature.

69-Car Pileup Closes Arizona Interstate 69-Car Pileup Closes Arizona Interstate

Interstate 10 near Phoenix, Arizona was shut down Saturday when heavy rain caused a chain reaction accident claiming 69 (Heh!) cars (Take that San Francisco). Only six people were taken to the hospital, with two in serious condition. [MyFoxPhoenix]

Mercedes-Benz SLS: Once Upon A Time In Mexico Mercedes-Benz SLS: Once Upon A Time In Mexico

Let's cut to the chase: This is a 563-hp Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, those are its amazing doors, and I took this picture in Mexico while hanging out of the car at 50 mph. Safety is for pansies. Viva velocidad!

They See Me Rollin’, They Hatin’ for $6,000! They See Me Rollin’, They Hatin’ for $6,000!

Whether you are an aspiring rapper, third-world potentate, or are just looking to be styling, Nice Price or Crack Pipe has a big-ass Benz that'll let your peeps know that's how you roll.

Top Ten Coolest Super Sedans Ever, And None Of Them Are New Top Ten Coolest Super Sedans Ever, And None Of Them Are New

Lately, a few brands have been defining their own modern interpretations of the super sedan, with efforts like the Aston Martin Rapide, Lamborghini Estoque, Porsche Panamera, and even the Fisker Karma. The problem is they all feel a bit vulgar, lacking the cool factor of super sedans in the past. But before we can…

Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9 Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9

Sedans haven't faired well in our Fantasy Garage. Currently, there aren't any. Once there were two (the Phaeton W12 and the Quattroporte), but you kids gave both the proverbial boot. Some might argue the Audi RS4 Avant would qualify, but this is a clear case of five doors being more equal than four. No, the only…

Benz Hell: A 6.9amino! Benz Hell: A 6.9amino!

For those playing along at home, the Mercedes-Benz 450SEL 6.9 was the 1970s equivalent of AMG hardware. It was the company's flagship — an S-Class with firepower to match far smaller sports cars with far fewer seats. Its antecedent was the Mercedes-Benz 300SEL 6.3, which was a highly precise, Teutonic response to the…

Claude Lelouch Explains 'Rendezvous'

One of the most storied automotive films ever, er, filmed, Claude Lelouch's C'etait un Rendezvous has been cloaked in mystery since the moment it was released. Was it one of Lelouch's F1 racing pals behind the wheel of what often was assumed to be a Ferrari 275GTB? Was it Lelouch himself? No, no and yes. No, it wasn't…

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