On The Danger Of Flying Commercial Planes Into War Zones

From Foxtrot Alpha: After a rocket fired from Gaza landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport, US Airways, Delta and United have all cancelled flights into Israel, with one aircraft diverting mid-flight to Paris. The events of last week have reminded carriers just how deadly flying even high above an… » 7/22/14 3:52pm 38 minutes ago

Forza Horizon 2's Car List Is Looking Pretty Awesome So Far

The never-ending car and music festival that is Forza Horizon is headed to the virtual south of France on the Xbox One and Xbox 360, and it's bringing some great cars with it. » 7/22/14 3:09pm Today 3:09pm

19 Year-Old Becomes Youngest To Fly Solo Around The Globe

Matt Guthmiller's Twitter profile reads like an impressive résumé. "Entrepreneur. Software Engineer. Pilot. MIT... Youngest person to fly solo around the world." Matt earned that title last week, upon safely landing his Beehcraft A36 Bonanza in San Diego — with nowhere near the fanfare he deserved. » 7/22/14 2:12pm Today 2:12pm

Not all tools are meant to be heirlooms

We all love finely made tools. Dad's old socket set. A nice crescent wrench pilfered from the tool kit of a long-forgotten motorcycle. These are not those tools. These are the knock-around and throwaway kinda tools you need to have close at hand when you just want a project finished, and you might not have known… » 7/22/14 2:06pm Today 2:06pm

I Hope The 2015 Ford Mustang GT350 Looks This Good

If you'll allow me to don my flame-suit for a second, I'm going to express an unpopular opinion: I have seen the 2015 Ford Mustang in person a few times, and I'm not a huge fan of how it looks. Not because of the Aston Martin face, but because it's just too "soft," not angry enough. » 7/22/14 1:29pm Today 1:29pm

This Ad For The Brickyard 400 Is The Greatest NASCAR Ad Of All Time

One of the great joys in life is getting to see evidence that someone has gone irretrievably, delightfully insane. Or, in this case, mensane, as in insane from over-saturation in insane men musk, which the Brickyard seems to be laden with. The mensanity evidence is all in this ad for Indianapolis Motor Speedway. » 7/22/14 1:09pm Today 1:09pm

Just A Reminder: '60s Car-Rocketeers Turbonique Were Batshit Insane

Roughly two years ago, as part of his effort to completely break down the history of everything Volkswagen Beetle, Torch drafted a post referencing a rocket-turbine-powered Bug with north of 750 horsepower.

We just wanted to remind you that that's Hellcat-shaming batshit insane. And that Turbonique, the folks behind… » 7/22/14 12:46pm Today 12:46pm

The Sprinter-Based RV Lifestyle Is One I Can Get Behind

I'm sitting in the back of our bigass Airstream Interstate in one of the plush captain's chairs, typing away on my laptop while Raphael pilots us past West Virginia into rural Ohio. This is the way to be. » 7/22/14 12:26pm Today 12:26pm

Look at These Mesmerizing Porsche-Inspired Cinemagraphs

Since Dr. Ferry Porsche rolled the very first 356 prototype out of a garage in Gmünd, Austria, in 1948, every vehicle to bear his family name has been meticulously engineered to give its driver a visceral experience. From classic two-seat sports cars to hybrid supercars, no other manufacturer has so successfully… » 7/15/14 11:59am 7/15/14 11:59am