British Pathé Is The Best Treasure Trove Of Crazy Vehicular Videos

Yesterday we featured a video of the Dynasphere, a crazy electric monowheel-thing from the 1930s. That was pretty neat, but the truth is, it comes from a wondrous cache of old-timey videos. It's called British Pathé and it's a great way to lose hours and hours. » 4/24/14 7:00pm 59 minutes ago

Humongous Column Of 'Ukrainian Militia' Heads To Ukrainian Border

As we've seen for weeks, Russian special forces patriotic, hardworking, and all-around-good local Ukrainian self-defense militia have been taking over sites in eastern Ukraine. And now it looks like this huge armored column of "militia" is heading over from Russia to help out some more. » 4/24/14 6:13pm Today 6:13pm

The Equus Bass May Be The First Car To Directly Use 3D Printed Parts

We've covered the strange story of the Equus Bass before, and strange ownership aside, it's an interesting car in many ways. And now there's one more — it may be the first car for sale that uses 3D printed parts directly on the finished product, as well as in more indirect methods. » 4/24/14 5:30pm Today 5:30pm

Mary Barra Gets TIME Cover After Testifying She's Not Influential

When Mary Barra testified before Congress she argued that she had no influence on, or knowledge of what was going on in her company. And now she's on the cover of TIME's 100 most influential people list. » 4/24/14 4:40pm Today 4:40pm

The lightest, simplest Lotus ever

Think back about a month or so, and you might recall the C-01, Lotus's striking superbike. No, it's not a true Lotus; the company just licensed its name and a handful of brand caché to a collaboration between German motorsport firms Kodewa and the Holzer Group. That's not to detract from the bike; it's a beautiful thing … » 4/24/14 4:32pm Today 4:32pm

I Spent A Week Driving The 2014 Lexus IS350, And Here Are My Thoughts

I recently spent a week with the all-new Lexus IS350. Those of you who follow the car industry know this vehicle well: it's Lexus's entry-level sport sedan, featuring a 306-horsepower V6, loads of modern technology, excellent handling, and a large front grille that sometimes eats puppies. » 4/24/14 4:16pm Today 4:16pm

Use The 2015 Mustang's Burnout Control To Race, Lose Your Warranty

The 2015 Ford Mustang, bro! It has Line Lock and Track Apps for ripping sick burnouts at your next track day, bro! It's designed specifically for smoking your bitch-ass Camaro-driving friends at the drag strip, bro! But please note that engaging in such behavior will, in fact, void your warranty. » 4/24/14 2:55pm Today 2:55pm

Feds: Anti-Tesla Dealer Laws Are Bad For Competition

Ever since Tesla Motors started going to war with car dealers over their direct-to-customer sales model, many of us have wondered this: Why can't a consumer buy a car however they want? Today, officials from the Federal Trade Commission addressed that question by sticking up for Tesla and saying bans on direct sales is … » 4/24/14 2:00pm Today 2:00pm

MINI ALL4 Racing. DRIVEN. MINI Adventure

I'm a little shell-shocked as I remove my helmet. Members of the MINI X-Raid PR team are actually concerned as I struggle to form coherent sentences. Though I knew that this would be a once in a lifetime opportunity, I never expected it would have this kind of impact on me. Standing to my right is the Monster Energy… » 4/24/14 1:49pm Today 1:49pm

Let The Smooth Sounds Of Toyota's Le Mans Racer Thrill And Amaze You

When it comes to Le Mans, I'm not a Toyota fan. I don't know why. I just root for everyone else. Maybe it's because I think of their cars as race Camrys. But this TS040. Damn it sounds amazing. » 4/24/14 1:40pm Today 1:40pm

Nissan's Ingenious Plan To Eliminate Car Washes Just Might Work

I have mixed feelings on car washes. On the one hand, I like watching all the cool machines do their thing because I am a child. On the other hand, it's a pain to have to take time out of your day to clean your car, plus you have to pay money, because I am an adult. But Nissan might've just gotten rid of it. » 4/24/14 1:20pm Today 1:20pm

Pride Will Only Make You Stronger (And Get You A Nicer Car)

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Pretend you own a Lexus IS350 F Sport. Obsidian black. It sleeps in your garage at night. The engine shakes you awake through the engine start button every morning. You don't need coffee to prepare you for your day because a quick full-throttle blast onto the on-ramp is all you need. You roll the windows down so you… » 4/24/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm