After an immense amount of wangling at a very busy Sixt counter in Munich Airport about a month ago I departed with the keys for this utterly pointless but somewhat slightly feral yoke:

It drove as you might expect so I’ll go light on the hyperbole: big n comfy, clears the outside lane like Moses parting the Red Sea, goes like stink with the motor a real highlight and (limited) 260km/h seen a few times on the HUD but there’s no hiding the phenomenal mass of the yoke. In fact it’s full on antisocial.

I flew back from Frankfurt on a sunny Sunday which brought a superb opportunity to open the taps on the 12 mile, four lane unlimited straight between Frankfurter Kreuz and Darmstadt.

I even made a wee video: