The Flight Deck Of An Aircraft Carrier Is Loud As Hell

Most people have seen videos of carrier flight deck operations before, but usually they’re overlaid with sounds of OONTZ OONTZ and DOOT DOOT and some other heavy metal and/or electronic dance music garbage. That’s because in real life, a carrier flight deck is louder than pretty much anything else. » 6/02/15 9:30pm Yesterday 9:30pm

The Most Beautiful Race Car In The World (Of Tomorrow)

OK, let’s get personal. I like cars. I like F1. My favorite F1 cars of all time are basically any of the McLaren Hondas (with 91’s probably taking top spot) . The lines of the cars, that iconic Marlboro branding, ungh. Sadly, those cars are long gone, though as today’s Fine Art feature shows, they haven’t been… » 6/02/15 9:20pm Yesterday 9:20pm

Guy Does The Right Thing After Crashing Truck Almost Kills Him

This pedestrian was minding his own business, making his way up the sidewalk when a big rig hauling beverage cans took a turn too hard and hurled its contents at him. The quick-thinking fellow found refuge in a nook... and proceeded to start cleaning up the street soon as the spray settled. » 6/02/15 9:00pm Yesterday 9:00pm

At Least You Can Drive The Nissan GT-R LM Nismo In Gran Turismo 6

Wanna drive the radical Nissan GT-R LM Nismo in real life? You can’t. Sorry. (Unless you’re one of its actual racing drivers, in which case, good for you!) But for the rest of us talentless normals, the insane 1,250 horsepower front-driver can be had in Gran Turismo 6. » 6/02/15 8:30pm Yesterday 8:30pm

Here Are Some GT86s With Historic Liveries For Your Viewing Pleasure

[Each car is inspired by a different model. They include two sporting versions of Toyota’s original sports car, the 2000GT, and Ove Andersson’s 1970s Celica 1600GT rally car – the machine that helped inspire Toyota to launch a full international motorsports programme. The IMSA GTU Celica that raced in North America in… » 6/02/15 8:15pm Yesterday 8:15pm

Juan Pablo Montoya Drifts His IndyCar Out Of Pit Lane

The wet-then-dry-then-wet-then-wetter-huh? Last weekend’s IndyCar race was predictably crashy, so it’s always nice to see to see a driver make a nice save for a change. Here’s Juan Pablo Montoya getting a dab of oppo when the rear end of his car got loose exiting pit lane.
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You Could Be The First To Have Sex In A Driving Autonomous Car

I’ll admit, I don’t have 100% absolute proof, but I believe we’re on the cusp of a remarkable opportunity. Pretty soon — not tomorrow, but soon — fully autonomous cars will be here, driving our asses around. And, in much the same way that aircraft autopilot was almost immediately used to bone, so will bonings follow.… » 6/02/15 5:10pm Yesterday 5:10pm

eBay Challenge: Best First Car For Less Than $25,000

You remember the feeling: getting your first set of keys and setting out on a journey to the store or to your hooligan friend’s house - by yourself. That’s why today’s challenge has you finding the best cars on eBay that are suitable for a first time car owner. Everyone has to start somewhere. » 6/02/15 4:16pm Yesterday 4:16pm

Photos from the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix

For most Michiganders, Belle Isle is just an island in the Detroit River, home to an aquarium, conservatory, and nature zoo. For Detroit-area Jalops, it is more than that. It is home to the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix. » 6/02/15 4:07pm Yesterday 4:07pm