Finland Gives Driver A $60,000 Speeding Ticket

I hate getting speeding tickets. That sinking feeling you get in your gut when you realize, crap, I'm boned, is just about the worst there is. And compared to some of us Jalops, I've had it easy. It also looks like I've had it easy compared to one particular Finn who got a $60,000 ticket. That's insane. But, on… » 3/04/15 11:59am 9 minutes ago

This Chinese Electric Sedan Isn't A Tesla Knockoff At All, You Guys

When it comes to innovations in automotive design, technology, and forward-thinking ideas, few countries are on the cutting edge the way China is. The rising nation seems like an endless fountain of originality that constantly keeps us wondering what new ideas they'll come up with next. Case in point: the all-new… » 3/04/15 10:40am Today 10:40am

This Badass Is The First African American Female U-2 Dragon Lady Pilot

It is one of the hardest aircraft to fly, soaring at altitudes where a change of just a few knots could mean an over-speed or a stall, and landing it is an art form all in itself. The 60 year old U-2 Dragon Lady program has been a male dominated one, with just eight women being qualified to fly it, but never an… » 3/04/15 10:26am Today 10:26am

Here's That Poster Of 88 Cars From Back To The Future That You Wanted 

Remember the guy who made that amazing poster of all those famous movie cars? He has a clean-line, fun style and a great eye for the character of a car? Right, him. Scott Park. Anyway, he's now made a poster of the first 88 cars you see in the BTTF series, and it's fantastic. » 3/04/15 9:50am Today 9:50am

The Alternate Future Where McLaren Races At Le Mans Would Be Awesome

What would it look like if McLaren entered Le Mans? G24 Studio put McLaren design cues on the usual LMP1 body shape, and the results make me yearn for an alternate future where McLaren decides to run the World Endurance Championship. This car is one of the most beautiful things you'll see all week. » 3/03/15 9:50pm Yesterday 9:50pm

Quadriplegic woman flies F-35 with nothing but her thoughts

Arati Prabhakar—director of the Pentagon's advanced research arm DARPA—has revealed a breakthrough achievement in machine mind control. Jan Scheuermann, a 55-year-old quadriplegic woman with electrodes in her brain, has been able to fly an F-35 fighter jet using "nothing but her thoughts." » 3/03/15 9:35pm Yesterday 9:35pm

Is This Neglected Jaguar XK8 Convertible A Cheap Diamond In The Rough? 

Cars are a little bit like children, in that if you nurture them from a young age, odds are that they'll be more desirable to others and valuable later on in life. Conversely, if you neglect them and leave them unattended for years on end, the result will be this haggard Jaguar XK8 - blistered, broken, and barely… » 3/03/15 9:20pm Yesterday 9:20pm

How To Prepare Your Motorcycle For Adventure

Ready to take your big, heavy motorcycle off-road? Not so fast! Even a simple, low-speed crash is capably of damaging it irrevocably. Luckily, there's an abundance of effective crash protection available in the aftermarket. Here's the parts you need and how to fit them. » 3/03/15 8:28pm Yesterday 8:28pm