Inquiry Finds Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Was Shot Down by a Russian Missile

According to an official Dutch inquiry into Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, the flight was attacked by a Russian Buk surface-to-air missile fired from the ground in eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people aboard the commercial jetliner. »59 minutes ago

The Ferrari F12tdf Is A 770 HP Four-Wheel-Steering V12 Dream-Monster

Like most people, I’ve always felt the Ferrari F12berlinetta (I didn’t forget a space, that’s how they like the name) was a little too tame. I mean, only 740 HP? Acceleration that only slams your brains mostly out the back of your head? We deserve more. Happily, Ferrari listened, and now we have the Ferrari F12tdf. »Today 8:55am

Go Inside The Sochi F1 Paddock As Daniel Ricciardo Messes With Everyone

Red Bull Racing’s Daniel “Honey Badger” Ricciardo is one of the most lovable goofballs in motor racing. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look he gave French broadcasters Canal+ into the Formula One paddock at the Russian Grand Prix wherein he messes with anyone and everyone he can, because he can.
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5 Cities With Driverless Public Buses On The Streets Right Now

Last week it was announced that the US will be getting its first driverless bus fleet in a Bay Area office park as soon as next year. But say you can’t wait that long. You want to see the future now. So why not hitch a ride to one of these cities where you can ride in a public, autonomous vehicle in 2015. »Yesterday 8:20pm

I Hit A Deer With My Car And Now I Want To Make It Look Like A Ford Flex

Last night, I’m driving down the dark, two-lane Highway 54 back to my home. I have my wife, Sally, and four-year old boy, Otto with me. Sally mentioned that there were a lot of deer around, so I was going a bit slower than normal, and trying to be alert. It didn’t matter at all. I hit a deer. »Yesterday 8:55pm

Salt Lake City Wants to Put Buildings In the Medians of Its Extra-Wide Streets 

A few months ago I wrote about a proposal to fix the housing crisis in San Francisco by building skinny apartments in the medians of its streets. Little did I know this idea was already being prototyped in a place that has even bigger streets than San Francisco, due to the unique way it was built. »Yesterday 5:00pm

Forza 6 Is Apparently The World's Most Accurate Formula One Game

Everyone who’s ever played them knows that most Formula One video games tend to be a bit crap. Crappy graphics, crappy physics, and even crappier AI makes everything just bad. But Forza 6 has apparently gotten that last aspect precisely right. So here’s a bunch of Pastor Maldonado clones repeatedly smashing into a… »Yesterday 7:20pm

Would You Buy A Lamborghini With More Miles Than Your Commuter Toyota Camry?

Having nice things make no sense if you don’t use them. That’s why I don’t get summer homes and yachts - 90 percent of the time, they’re unused and essentially useless. Not so with this relatively cheap Lamborghini Gallardo, which has more miles than your Uber-moonlighting neighbor’s Prius. »Yesterday 3:56pm