Camshafts are great because they’re simple and mechanical and well-proven after many, many, many, many, many, many years of engine production. But there’s a better, newer way that runs an engine without them, and here’s how it works.
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I recently found myself browsing IIHS looking at crash tests of old cars, trying to find the worst ones (because I’m a sick, sick man). Then I found this: a Chevrolet Astro, a van dear to my heart— the setting of many road trips for our family of eight. But its crash test video is horrifying.
Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.
Don’t be fooled by that cute little fluffball in the picture; mention the word “Marder” to any German, and you’ll send shivers down their spine. Marder is the German word for Marten, a little furry animal that crawls into cars’ engine bays and wreaks havoc on coolant hoses, spark plug wires and more, causing tens of…
Just because it’s getting colder out doesn’t mean you have to batten down the hatches and abandon your patio: With these discounted gas heaters, you can enjoy your outdoor space all year round.
The early 2000s were a bleak time for concept cars. This is the Kia Slice concept. It’s ugly as hell.
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.
At one time, Ford owned Britain’s Aston Martin. That makes today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Mustang look perhaps a little too incestuous, but will its price have you wanting to add it to your family?
Leaked photos of teaser images of the next Ram truck’s front and rear ends have been circulating, and I finally realized what the headlight design reminds me of– it has the same LED accent-pincher as the current Dodge Charger.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has confirmed the eleventh death caused by an exploding Takata airbag. A 50 year-old woman died from her injuries following a collision while driving her 2001 Honda Civic on September 30th.
If you’re getting ready to make a joke like: “In Ukrainian, armored car drive you...” Yeah, that’s exactly what’s happening.
Every reformed brat knows the pain of lame Christmas presents. Like Star Trek toys when you’re really into Star Wars. Or a Sega Genesis game for your XBox One. That’s kind of what the Chevy Cruz SEMA concept feels like.
Last night, Elon Musk gave a surprise lecture in media ethics to the gathered reporters in the midst of a Q&A with reporters about Tesla’s new autonomous driving technology set to be deployed on its cars from now on. If you’re skeptical of self-driving technology, Musk said, “you’re killing people.”
Unusually for a car company, the Lynk & Co 01—the Volvo/Geely joint-venture SUV from an all-new global car brand—itself isn’t the most important part of what they’re trying to do. They want it to be a “smartphone on wheels,” and while that sounds like bad marketing hype, there’s truth to it, from how the cars will be…
Now’s the time when we escape from the office and go hunt down cool cars parked on the street. Today, I am on something of a mission.