Why Porsche 911 GT3 Owners Are Still Super Pissed Off

So a few Porsche 911 GT3 models caught fire. Porsche agreed to replace nearly 800 engines at no cost to the owners to fix the problem. End of story, right? Not quite, as it turns out GT3 owners are still pissed off because they say Porsche isn't treating everyone the same. » 4/24/14 10:00am 39 minutes ago

23 Amazing Soviet Visions For The Future of Transportation

Tekhnika Molodezhi, or "Technology for the Youth," is a Soviet and Russian monthly science magazine that's been published since 1933. Like its U.S. and French counterparts, Popular Mechanics or the Le Petite Journal, the magazine is famous for its spectacular covers—often depicting fantastic scenes from the possible… » 4/24/14 9:47am 51 minutes ago

Mark Fields Doesn't Have To Turn Ford Into A Big Electric Car Company

Alan Mullaly is still the CEO of Ford Motor Company, but people are already thinking about what kind of company his presumed successor Mark Fields is going to run. And they're probably jumping to conclusions prematurely. » 4/23/14 9:00pm Yesterday 9:00pm

Infiniti Wants Someone Like Jonathan Pryce To Sell Its Cars Again

Few people sound quite so luxurious as actor Jonathan Pryce. And 20 years ago, he sounded luxurious selling Infinitis. Aware that they're not premium enough these days, Infiniti is apparently considering a sophisticated new spokesperson. » 4/23/14 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

These Are Supposedly the 7 Best Objects Designed In the Last Year

If you had to pick a single thing out of the last year of your life and explain why it was better designed than anything else, what would you chose? A jury at London's Design Museum narrowed its list down to seven objects—including a building, a keyboard, and a fashion line—today by announcing the category winners of… » 4/23/14 7:30pm Yesterday 7:30pm

Forget The Lasers, Tailgate Seating Is The SUV Option I Want

Land Rover really worked to impress us at the New York Auto Show. No, not like all the other automakers— Rover rented out an aircraft carrier, for real. They blathered on about "unparalleled innovation" but slipped the SUV's coolest feature; fold-out tailgate party seats, into a dark corner of their press release. » 4/23/14 6:30pm Yesterday 6:30pm

The Dynasphere Is The Awful Future We Always Dreamed Of

The 1930s was one of those weird periods in history where everything seemed possible, and nothing would go to crap. In the future of the 1930s, everything would go whoosh, and everything would look awesome while you did it. The Dynasphere was that notion put into giant hamster-wheeled form. » 4/23/14 5:30pm Yesterday 5:30pm