U.S. Quietly Evacuates Libyan Embassy With Surprise Convoy Escape

With Tripoli's major airport coming under fire and a civil war raging in the streets, it's been clear for a while that the fighting in Libya was getting out of control and the evacuation of U.S. staff and troops would be necessary. How'd they do it? With a sneaky early morning convoy. » 7/26/14 9:07am 33 minutes ago

The Ten Most Powerful Cars You Can Buy On Ebay For Less Than $1,000

I recently asked you frugal lot to find the vehicle with the most horsepower, on Ebay, for less than $1,000. Obviously, it was a tall order, and most of the cars mentioned required some minor assembly. Without further ado, these are the ten most powerful clunkers you guys found for a grand. » 7/25/14 8:01pm Yesterday 8:01pm

​Fisker's Chinese Owner Promises A New Model Once The Karma Returns

Lu Guanqiu, the Chinese owner of Fisker and the man that pledged to go bankrupt to beat Tesla, says that a new Fisker model is coming in three years, but only after production of the Karma resumes. » 7/25/14 7:53pm Yesterday 7:53pm

What It's Like To Race, Crash, And Fix A 300 Horsepower BMW Rally Car

BRAKIM Racing isn't the craziest team in American rallying. There are plenty of madcap Irishmen for that. But the high-flying Brakim guys are one of the fastest teams in their class, and they might just be the most entertaining team in the field. » 7/25/14 6:30pm Yesterday 6:30pm

​Schumacher Could Use A Mouth-Controlled Wheelchair In A "Few Weeks"

The latest report about Michael Schumacher's recovery has the seven-time F1 champ communicating with his family by blinking, and possibly returning home this summer where he may be capable of using a mouth-controlled wheelchair. » 7/25/14 5:35pm Yesterday 5:35pm

We Asked A NASCAR Rising Star How He'd Prefer His Dick Slammed In A Door

Young Kyle Larson is one of the best dirt oval racers in the country (if not the world) and stands as one of the fastest rising stars in NASCAR's top cup series. We asked him what is assuredly the most awkward question he's ever had to face in an interview. » 7/25/14 4:44pm Yesterday 4:44pm

This Timeline Is Total Proof That Cars And Trains Are Both 'Automobiles'

The story most people know about the origin of the car is wrong. The real story is, of course, much more complex and muddy, and is inexorably tied to the development of trains. Automobiles — self-propelled machines — really should refer to both trains and cars, and I think I know how the timeline should look. » 7/25/14 3:42pm Yesterday 3:42pm

Can A Tuned Diesel 3-Series Take Down The 2015 BMW M3?

Yesterday we asked you fine people which car or cars (or cars and motorcycles, or cars and drugs) you'd buy instead of the mighty 2015 BMW M4 or its sedan counterpart the M3. Over at the UK's Autocar, Steve Sutcliffe has an answer to that question that you might not expect. » 7/25/14 3:32pm Yesterday 3:32pm

Here's why the SRT Hellcat V-8 isn't going into the Viper

It won't fit. No, seriously, that's the reason. We talked with SRT powertrain director Chris Cowland this past week at length about the topic and it's simply not going to happen. You can read about the several critical reasons why over on Motor Authority at the link below. » 7/25/14 2:55pm Yesterday 2:55pm

Watch Jaguar Turn Four Villains-in-Training into Performance Drivers

The getaway is a key component of effective villainy. With this in mind, the four winners of Jaguar's Villain Academy contest gathered at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas to sharpen their driving skills at the Jaguar Performance Driving Academy. Lapping COTA in an F-TYPE might not make these contestants… » 6/27/14 12:00pm 6/27/14 12:00pm