That Time Muhammad Ali Bought a FAILING Carmaker

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What do you get when you mix a Brazilian sportscar maker, a legendary boxer, and a plan to sell 400 exclusive drop tops? You get one of the strangest stories we’ve ever told on this show! This is the wild saga of the Puma Al Fassi. It floats like a butterfly, stings like a…nvm. You get it.

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  1. Muriloegames 21

    Muriloegames 21

    15 саат мурун

    Brasil kakakakk

  2. Rodolfo Kocsis

    Rodolfo Kocsis

    23 саат мурун

    aaaooeee caraleo huehuehue brasilsilsil sensacional ! ameio o video

  3. Geek Gamer Things

    Geek Gamer Things

    2 күн мурун

    A Puma come cu de gringo

  4. Raposo Nanquim

    Raposo Nanquim

    4 күн мурун

    If you think the Puma is cool (and it really is) wait until you search about the Talking car Miura. Brazil has a surprisingly interesting automotive history, I recommend you check us out more, you guys won't regret it!

  5. Robert Kennedy

    Robert Kennedy

    7 күн мурун

    I didn't know puma was a big thing here in Brazil, I see some of those once in a while.

  6. Robert Kennedy

    Robert Kennedy

    7 күн мурун

    Sei que vc, sim, vc Brasileiro, também só ouvia Muhamed Alface...kkk

  7. Eduardo Chaves

    Eduardo Chaves

    7 күн мурун

    Shout out from a Brazillian Sub!

  8. Juliano Pimentel Testa

    Juliano Pimentel Testa

    10 күн мурун

    the only part where I not sure is , the rebirth in South Africa, I pretty sure they restart the project in Brasil.

  9. BathRo


    10 күн мурун


  10. Água Inigualável

    Água Inigualável

    10 күн мурун

    Iiiiiih que isso mané tá de tiração com minha cara

  11. Ryan Stevens

    Ryan Stevens

    11 күн мурун

    Should do an athletes best collection list... then you could also do one covering racing legends and their normal/exotic/ridiculous rides...

  12. Mogale Matlala

    Mogale Matlala

    11 күн мурун

    Bro I'm from SA buh ion even know the Pima car lol🤣

  13. yazeed 911

    yazeed 911

    11 күн мурун

    Every time they bring up Saudi I get excited my country is being mentioned

  14. SevenDeMagnus


    11 күн мурун

    Cool, investing. I get why Ali, invested, it's a beautiful looking car, like the Maxda and the Jaguar from the 70's God bless, Revelation 21:4

  15. Rodrigo Nogueira Mota

    Rodrigo Nogueira Mota

    12 күн мурун

    Donut Media: puts a Brazilian flag... Brazilians: meeeeeeeeenggoooooooo!!!!!!

  16. Pedro Linhares Machado Marchi

    Pedro Linhares Machado Marchi

    13 күн мурун

    As a Brazilian I fell honored to have a episode on wheelhouse dedicated to our automotive history. Please make an episode on Gurgel, this dude was a visionary! Thanks dudes!

  17. Dingo


    14 күн мурун

    that picture really is in every classroom thats so accurate lmao 😂

  18. Radeo Dreams

    Radeo Dreams

    14 күн мурун

    where is the Gurgel in the story?

  19. André Luiz Tiago Soares

    André Luiz Tiago Soares

    14 күн мурун

    Am I tripping or are animations particularly good in this video?

  20. Edwin de Paula

    Edwin de Paula

    15 күн мурун

    lol the picture you guys got for araucária veículos is from a random dealership in paraná

  21. João Henrique

    João Henrique

    16 күн мурун

    Donut falando da Puma, nunca imaginei que veria isso kkkk Cadê os BR?

  22. Fellipe Navarro

    Fellipe Navarro

    17 күн мурун

    Opa, you just said Brazil?

  23. Matuca Matchola

    Matuca Matchola

    17 күн мурун

    If you put Brazil in the title, you'd get soooo much more views

  24. Max Micheloni

    Max Micheloni

    17 күн мурун

    I have one puma gts 76. Wheeee.

  25. viswa srujith

    viswa srujith

    17 күн мурун

    Do a detailed documantary about TATA motors of India.

  26. Samuel Aguina

    Samuel Aguina

    17 күн мурун

    How about dina motors from Mexico

  27. Ily Rod

    Ily Rod

    17 күн мурун

    I love his voice

  28. rabbi bd

    rabbi bd

    17 күн мурун

    Muhammad ali❤️❤️❤️

  29. João Brigato

    João Brigato

    18 күн мурун

    Been brazilian and having a video about our cars here is amazing. But, as we like memes, I can't handle with Al Fassi (is lettuce in Portuguese)

  30. Lucas Falcao

    Lucas Falcao

    18 күн мурун

    Brasilian car history has some pretty interesting things

  31. Pratap P

    Pratap P

    18 күн мурун

    How the host pronounces “puma” 😂😂😂

  32. Futo Karin

    Futo Karin

    18 күн мурун


  33. Renato Nehr

    Renato Nehr

    18 күн мурун

    quem vai fazer a legenda em PT BR pra eu poder mandar esse video pro meu veio!! kkk Mo preguica

  34. Walter Jr.

    Walter Jr.

    18 күн мурун

    Oh no mention of the Puma GTB and Puma AMV?

  35. Jigsjigz


    19 күн мурун

    Who's Moohammed ali

  36. Megumin Crimson

    Megumin Crimson

    19 күн мурун

    𝙎𝙊 𝙔𝙊𝙐 𝙎𝘼𝙄𝘿 𝘽𝙍𝘼𝙕𝙄𝙇??? you sumoned us 𝗛𝗨𝗘 𝗣𝗢𝗪𝗔 𝗕𝗔𝗕𝗬

  37. Gustavo Reis

    Gustavo Reis

    19 күн мурун

    Fun fact: Al Fassi is the right pronunciation for the lettuce in Portuguese

  38. usa flag

    usa flag

    19 күн мурун

    That’s gold car look sick I would bought one of those.

  39. micah fuller

    micah fuller

    19 күн мурун

    Ol "shake" al fassi seemed like a crazy guy to hang out with. Haha

  40. Marcelo Maricate

    Marcelo Maricate

    19 күн мурун

    O país dos memes!

  41. Pedro Henrique

    Pedro Henrique

    20 күн мурун

    yeah, that ending is totally incorrect. puma is still in brazil, and you showed the brazilian prototype. gj on reasearching...

  42. Mitchell Lewis

    Mitchell Lewis

    20 күн мурун

    Ali was a pos person, I found this one hard to watch

  43. Markus-Frank Jünemann

    Markus-Frank Jünemann

    21 күн мурун

    Bruh, so many mistakes in one video.... This is so badly researched... Subscription stopped.

  44. Icaro Turci

    Icaro Turci

    21 күн мурун

    Curiosity: "Al fasi" in portuguese sounds exactly like "Alface", that means lettuce!

  45. Marty Woolf

    Marty Woolf

    21 күн мурун

    yo the zoom and enhance into that DKW at 2:38 is underrated

  46. Alias SmithandJones

    Alias SmithandJones

    21 күн мурун

    Ford had an assembly factory in Brazil a hundred years ago? I don't think that's factual. Ford built a rubber plantation and named it 'Fordlandia' so they could produce their own tires but it was a dismal failure.

  47. Pedro 919

    Pedro 919

    21 күн мурун

    As a brazilian pumas are sick up to this day 😍

  48. TheSdrubs


    21 күн мурун

    Al Fasse sounds like lettuce in portuguese. Oh, and aqui é Brasil, porra, by the way.

  49. Cody Musser

    Cody Musser

    21 күн мурун

    This was a neat video

  50. João Gustavo Di Salvio Teixeira

    João Gustavo Di Salvio Teixeira

    21 күн мурун

    Have you heard about a genuine brazilian company called Gurgel?

  51. The Dungeon Studio

    The Dungeon Studio

    21 күн мурун


  52. FBI Agent

    FBI Agent

    22 күн мурун

    So... that's mean there is a 400 to 1440 car in Saudi Arabia that is very rare ???

  53. Ole Bror (Panex)

    Ole Bror (Panex)

    22 күн мурун

    Do a story on all the times entrepreneurs tried to start car production in Norway, the most famous one is Think which had production help from Porche. And another one is Mustad built in 1917, with six wheels and It also had headlights that followed the right and left wheel movements in the front.

  54. Pablo Olivero

    Pablo Olivero

    22 күн мурун

    I Still waiting for a Up to speed of Fangio.

  55. Pablo Olivero

    Pablo Olivero

    22 күн мурун

    Talk about Fangio

  56. HJ GHOST


    22 күн мурун

    please make a video of Gurgel we would be very happy

  57. julio pinto

    julio pinto

    22 күн мурун

    I know this is completely off topic but just so you guys know the army used y’all’s videos to teach new mechanics car stuff that’s how dope y’all are

  58. Renato Buzinaro

    Renato Buzinaro

    22 күн мурун

    nothing better to represent brazil than a fail!


    22 күн мурун

    The Holden commodore was going to be exported to LHD countries using the Saab 2.3L engine as it was all under GM

  60. 11 B

    11 B

    22 күн мурун

    Your pronunciation isn't bad. Good video!

  61. 11 B

    11 B

    22 күн мурун

    I get so happy when my country is cited in something. AEEEE BRASIL OBRIGADO.

  62. Rex Christian Elle

    Rex Christian Elle

    22 күн мурун

    Content suggestion: Jeepneys in the Philippines ft. American G.I

  63. amvl


    22 күн мурун

    Puma Alface : Puma Lettuce

  64. Eklingsingh Rathore

    Eklingsingh Rathore

    22 күн мурун

    Almost at the end

  65. Eklingsingh Rathore

    Eklingsingh Rathore

    22 күн мурун

    Hey mr donut editor you also forget to add the gun reloading sound in the end of the video

  66. Fire Knight

    Fire Knight

    22 күн мурун

    Clay bay fake the ta that got taken for a long ride at least he didn't try and safe a car company by selling cocaine

  67. Jimmy Fish

    Jimmy Fish

    22 күн мурун

    Stimulating the economy by tariffing imports. What a novel concept….

  68. Nasir Abbasi

    Nasir Abbasi

    22 күн мурун


  69. Savage YT

    Savage YT

    22 күн мурун

    id buy it

  70. W Cube

    W Cube

    22 күн мурун

    Absolutely awesome information- wow

  71. cris dlcruz

    cris dlcruz

    22 күн мурун

    Nolan the whitest kid you'll know

  72. Bruno Andreon

    Bruno Andreon

    22 күн мурун

    Great story! Please, do the same with Gurgel and Amazonas.

  73. Eugénio Montês

    Eugénio Montês

    22 күн мурун Well I just made yourself work for a few decades, there are lots of attempts of car brands around the world, here in Portugal the most famous was the UMM. The legend says that UMM Alter chassis was the toughest in the market and went on to inspire a generation of Nissan Patrol... Anyway it was a cool off road vehicle that made a bright presence in the Dakar rally...

  74. Ian Stewart

    Ian Stewart

    22 күн мурун

    Pyuma, not pooma

  75. Alexis 200SX

    Alexis 200SX

    23 күн мурун

    Wait! Where is James' country song ad?

  76. Dalia Racer

    Dalia Racer

    23 күн мурун

    As a Brazilian it's really funny to hear him saying brazilian words with the american accent haha!!

  77. J (raptorx30)

    J (raptorx30)

    23 күн мурун

    3:21 wow you butchered the shit out of that name lol

  78. geezyX 333

    geezyX 333

    23 күн мурун

    That new puma looks like the Coil electric car from GTA V

  79. SuperFruitstand


    23 күн мурун

    Some should have given Nolan a quick Portuguese lesson😂😂😂 I give him probs for trying with the pronunciation tho.

  80. Juliano Souza Chaves

    Juliano Souza Chaves

    23 күн мурун

    It's such a shame KGkey removed community subtitles. I really wanted to to translate it to Portuguese to show the video to my father and my uncle who had a Puma GT

  81. Josh Groenewald

    Josh Groenewald

    23 күн мурун

    South Africa we make that?

  82. han han

    han han

    23 күн мурун

    rich man from Malaysia bought lamboghini

  83. Felix Ortiz

    Felix Ortiz

    23 күн мурун

    You should talking about the Dominican guy that built a car outta straight wood or the Dominican that made his own f1 car in Dominican Republic

  84. Tiago Paulo gois

    Tiago Paulo gois

    23 күн мурун


  85. Drag Media

    Drag Media

    23 күн мурун

    The 50s when every rich guy was a racing driver in their own right

  86. kieran finney

    kieran finney

    23 күн мурун

    I was a passenger in a Puma GT in my early teens in Canada. It was a lot like an Opel GT (pretty common in BC).

  87. EjTnT


    23 күн мурун

    How about the Greek Pony cars?

  88. General Pinochet

    General Pinochet

    23 күн мурун




    23 күн мурун

    Well after seeing this I think the convertible special is a wreck on my city

  90. 1 0

    1 0

    23 күн мурун

    Civil rights activist? You mean guy who called for lynching interracial couples?

  91. Rafael


    23 күн мурун

    Amazing video! The only mistake is that there are now two Pumas. One is the South African Puma, that making this Dakar prototype like vehicle, and the other is the Brazilian one, that is making the Luminari and other small sports cars.

  92. Zac Apps

    Zac Apps

    23 күн мурун

    Donut needs more Up to Speed Videos. Nolan should do a parody

  93. TBustah


    23 күн мурун

    Adding all of that stuff to the Puma shell wasn’t a big deal. These are VW Type 1s we’re talking about: most of the mechanical parts are attached to the chassis (or as the ethusiasts call it, floorpan or pan), while the body shell is a separate piece. That’s part of the reason that there were so many European coachbuilders who built cars on these chassis after the war (including Karmann themselves) and so many kit cars have been based on it over the years. All a Puma owner would have to do is find a donor Ghia, get it running if it wasn’t already, unbolt the Ghia shell, and attach the Puma shell. It’s actually possible to run a Type 1 chassis with no body attached to it (which quite a few people did before the Manx-type was invented), that’s how modular the design is.

  94. Carlos Anderson

    Carlos Anderson

    23 күн мурун

    São Paulo é a cidade melhora. ✌🇺🇸🇧🇷

  95. magoo73


    23 күн мурун

    Como o brasileirinho eh carente... e ainda querem vídeos sobre as carroças que tentamos produzir!!! PQP!!! kkkkkkkkkkkkk

  96. Camilo Gomez Keep

    Camilo Gomez Keep

    23 күн мурун

    1:55 this is the reason Mazda’s aren’t sold in Brazil.

  97. Felipe Bitu

    Felipe Bitu

    23 күн мурун

    A lot of mistakes: just can't believe, this is sub-standard compared to other Donut productions. Greetings from Brazil.

  98. Brady Madison

    Brady Madison

    23 күн мурун

    This is an Up to Speed, does James know lol

  99. mick heaton

    mick heaton

    23 күн мурун

    Mike Mazowski in his sick Briggs and Stratton Hybrid. FIFY

  100. Pedro Augusto Roque

    Pedro Augusto Roque

    23 күн мурун

    das pistas nascemos e nas pistas voltaremos