You Can Toss These Tires Out Of An Airplane, Then Drive Off On Them

BF Goodrich dropped a set of their new KO2 off-road tires out of an airplane flying at 10,000 feet, rounded 'em up, slapped them on a Jeep Wrangler, and drove off. Even if that test isn't particularly relevant to a tire's primary function (providing traction) it's a damn impressive display of durability. » 10/02/14 12:17pm 22 minutes ago

The Stealthy Chopper That Sneaks Special Forces Behind Enemy Lines

Blackhawks and Apaches may be the poster-choppers of America's Special Forces but much of the heavy lifting that makes those missions possible is handled by the venerable CH-47G Chinook. And with the most recent round of modernizations, this Vietnam-era workhorse is ready for the 21st century. » 10/02/14 12:02pm 37 minutes ago

Burnouts, Grafitti And 'Sketchbattling' On Detroit's North End

You should know by now that the best events in Detroit are the ones where we multitask. Here we're combining the love of the automobile with the city's burgeoning underground art movement. » 10/02/14 11:58am 42 minutes ago

I'm Not Really Sure Why The 500x Is A 500 At All

Fiat, for some reason, seems to think they can only sell one model name here in America, and as such all their cars here have to fit into the 500 line — the enlarged 500L, which was already pushing the look a bit, and now the brawnier 500X. I'm not sure I get why they think this way. » 10/02/14 11:19am Today 11:19am

Nissan Pulsar Nismo Concept: A 250 HP Return To Hot Hatch Glory

Remember when Nissan made compact cars that were actually quick and fun to drive? Cars like the Pulsar, Sentra SE-R, and 200SX? They've gotten away from stuff like that in recent years, but this debut at the Paris Motor Show makes me think they're ready to get back in the game. Meet the Nissan Pulsar, Nismo-fied. » 10/02/14 10:42am Today 10:42am

Now's Your Best Chance To Buy A Caterham F1 Car (Lightly Used)

Earlier today there were reports about some sort of ruckus going on at the Caterham F1 team, including rumors of police at their headquarters in England. Then they issued a weird non-denial denial that anything happened at all. And now repo men are selling a bunch of their stuff, including an F1 car. » 10/02/14 10:40am Today 10:40am

Air Canada Pilots Can't Stop Bringing Porn Into the Cockpit

According to an internal Air Canada memo leaked to CBC, officials at the airline had to implore its pilots—again—that they shouldn't be bringing their porn into the cockpit with them. "I am disappointed to have to raise this issue once again but unfortunately we have some people that have yet to understand the… » 10/02/14 10:38am Today 10:38am

The Best Alternatives to Traditional Car Rentals

The traditional car rental process is known for having its frustrations, from lost reservations to non-transparent fees. Here are several alternatives to traditional car rentals. » 10/02/14 10:24am Today 10:24am

Audi Says A TT Crossover Is Way More Likely Than A TT Sedan

I found the Audi TT Sportback Concept to be an oddly appealing mix of the TT's aesthetics with some extra sedan-y practicality. But while Audi says they're eager to expand the TT lineup beyond just coupes and roadsters, a crossover SUV is likely to come before the Sportback. » 10/02/14 10:00am Today 10:00am