China And Russia Team Up To Build World's Largest, Most Powerful Chopper

Currently, the largest and most powerful helicopter to have ever entered production is the gargantuan Mi-26 'Halo' of Russian origin, of which many still serve in governmental and commercial roles around the globe. After decades of the 'Halo' being on top, a new record holder is now said to be on the way, with Russia… » 11/21/14 7:09pm 27 minutes ago

I Saw the Car that Saved BMW Today

"The BMW 700 Coupé with its 700-cc 30-hp two-cylinder offers the same top speed, the same acceleration and the same safe average speed on the road as its legendary predecessor (the Pre-War BMW 327 Touring Car) with its two-litre six-cylinder two-carburettor power unit. And it does so with the same space inside and… » 11/21/14 6:20pm Today 6:20pm

You Can Buy A Lamborghini-Powered Audi S8 For The Price Of A Minivan

There's a closely-guarded secret in the car community - the best car buying value will always be in used cars. Now that the secret is out (and has been for some time, thanks to yours truly), you can appreciate gems like this pristine Audi S8 super-sedan powered by a Lamborghini V10 for the price of a lightly used… » 11/21/14 5:38pm Today 5:38pm

Insanity Is Drag Racing A Jet-Powered Go-Kart

Meet Captain Jack McClure, an racer from the early days of NASCAR who strapped a hydrogen peroxide-powered rocket on the back of a go-kart and went drag racing in it. Here's on-kart footage from his latest runs (at age 88!) at South Georgia Motorsports Park. » 11/21/14 4:50pm Today 4:50pm

God Says Speeding Is Totally Cool, According To Pat Robertson

The wizened re-animated corpse of international dipshit extraordinaire Pat Robertson made mouth-noises out of a hole in his face today about speeding and traffic regulation. And the weirdest part is that I agree with him? Partially? Sort of? Maybe? » 11/21/14 4:28pm Today 4:28pm

SF Window Washer Survives 11 Story Fall By Landing On Car

Today a proud Toyota gave its life so that a human could live. That human was a window washer in San Francisco who fell 11 stories off of a building and survived by landing on a Camry. » 11/21/14 4:11pm Today 4:11pm

This Is What Happens When You Spend A Little More On Your Aston Martin

For the right price, Aston Martin will do to your expensive British car whatever you want as part of their Q customization program. Of course, when I hear "Q" is upgrading an Aston Martin I immediately think of adding missiles. Alas, not, but here here's a tasteful look at a tasteful Vanquish convertible and V12… » 11/21/14 2:22pm Today 2:22pm

That's No Moon! Did Russia Deploy An Experimental Killer Satellite?

Russia launched the Kosmos 2499 rocket mission back in May as part of what seemed like just another mission to further develop its constellations of 'Rodnik' communications satellites. Usually three satellites are released during these missions, but this one had a fourth object. » 11/21/14 1:48pm Today 1:48pm

A Personal Driving Assistant, 4-Port USB Car Charger, and More Deals

No matter how long you've been driving, it's never too late to learn better habits. Automatic is a little Bluetooth dongle that plugs into your car's OBD-II port and communicates with your phone to track driving habits, mileage, and engine problems. Best of all, if you're in an accident, Automatic will automatically… » 11/21/14 1:45pm Today 1:45pm

Ebay Challenge: Best AWD/4WD Vehicles For Less Than $10,000

It's only November and this winter is already shaping up to be a rough one. If you are in the market for a new car, there aren't many choices for under twenty-grand. However the pre-owned market is plentiful, so what's the best vehicle under $10,000 to conquer the cold? » 11/21/14 1:27pm Today 1:27pm

Dollar Shave Club Delivers You a Great Shave for a Few Bucks a Month

Thanks to a bunch of industry jargon which is made to confuse you about useless technology, razors are way overpriced. And to even get a razor in your hand, you have to go to the drugstore and track down the employee who hates unlocking the special razor case for you, just as much as you hate asking. But with Dollar… » 11/19/14 10:09am Wednesday 10:09am