A Little Tribute To An Overshadowed Big Brother: The Fiat 600

Right now, the most famous Fiat (at least in the US) is the Fiat 500. The 500 has become the iconic Fiat, the mascot of Fiat, and while it's certainly a car that earned that status, I've always felt that it's older big brother, the Fiat 600, never really got the credit it deserves. Let's try and fix that. » 9/01/14 6:00pm 35 minutes ago

How To Cross The Country In Your Daily Driver

I come from a long line of people who travel across the country because they can. From my parents and I driving to visit Mom's side of the family all the way back to "So, I hear Oregon's going to have a bunch of sweet wagon trails and a cheese factory!" we're no strangers to overland trips. My car, however, is. » 9/01/14 5:00pm Today 5:00pm

Man Nearly Dies In Ice Bucket Challenge After Plane Drops Water On Him

Belgian photographer Bruno Brokken is in critical condition after having 396 gallons of water dropped on him from a firefighting plane at a height of only 22 feet near Girona, Spain. That's thousands of pounds of water. » 9/01/14 2:48pm Today 2:48pm

FAA 'Hangar Rule' Would Hurt Historic Warbird Preservation

The Federal Aviation Administration is currently seeking comments on a proposed "hangar rule" which seeks to restrict the use of hangars on airport property for the storage and maintenance of flyable aircraft. However, the nation's largest keeper of vintage planes would be put in jeopardy by the proposal. » 9/01/14 2:02pm Today 2:02pm

The Untamed A/T Is The Dodge Challenger Rally Car America Deserves

Dodge Challengers are great at destroying tires, but I'm of the philosophy that all cars are made cooler when you turn them into rally machines. Joey Ruiter obviously agrees with me and while this Challenger Untamed A/T is just a concept, he would like to build one for any customer who has the cash. » 9/01/14 12:03pm Today 12:03pm

These Sketches Show The Amazing Audi GT1 Race Car That Never Was

(Our friends at Audi enthusiast site Fourtitude had a chance to get an inside look at Audi's stillborn GT1 and GT2 racing efforts from the late 1990s, efforts that became the Le Mans dominating R8. Here, designer Peter Stevens discusses what these cars were about. - Ed.) » 9/01/14 11:00am Today 11:00am

Flat Track Motorcycle Racing At It's Best.

Springfield Mile streamed this afternoon on Fanschoice.tv. What a series of races. Most were won on final straight passes and most were in a few hundredths of a second. The Springfield Mile is the oldest, currently running motorcycle race in the US. It is the Daytona 500, Indy 500 of the flat track series. These guys… » 8/31/14 9:17pm Yesterday 9:17pm

Watch This Guy Desperately Try to Save His Dying, Water-Bound Drone

Keeping your gadgets charged is important. More and more our very lives are stored on our smartphones. If they die, we're cut off our friends, work email, and Reddit. There's also the nightmare of realizing your drone's battery is dying while it's 50-feet above a body of water. » 8/31/14 3:11pm Yesterday 3:11pm

Why These Powerful French Assault Ships Might End Up In Putin's Hands


We have heard a lot about 'tough sanctions' on Russia following its invasion of Crimea, shoot down of an airliner full of Europeans, and the continued shadow war in Eastern Ukraine, yet apparently it's fine to sell him this 21k ton French-built amphibious assault ship. Bad move. » 8/31/14 3:11pm Yesterday 3:11pm

The 2015 Dodge Challenger Drag Pak, Because Tires Should Burn In Hell

Mopar enthusiasts/tire destroyers got their first look at the 2015 Mopar Challenger Drag Pak "test vehicle" at the NHRA U.S. Nationals Event in Indianapolis. They did burnouts, so you know it's pretty much exactly what you want if you're a Sportsman racer. » 8/31/14 2:00pm Yesterday 2:00pm