Add a New Backup Camera, $1 Shop Towels, Keychain Multitool [Deals]

I just bought a car with a rear view camera, and it's amazing. If you don't mind installing it yourself, you can add your own to any car for $13 today. The major caveat is that you'll need your own screen, but this is definitely a good place to start. [ Esky Waterproof NTSC Universal Car Rearview License Plate… » 8/22/14 1:45pm 2 minutes ago

Is The Lamborghini Huracán Just An Understeering Audi For Rich Kids?

Forget about getting airborne! Hopefully, you won't be doing that with your Huracán. You will want to turn however, and there seems to be a problem with that at speed in Lamborghini's latest supercar. » 8/22/14 1:20pm 27 minutes ago

Daytona Rising: From Aging Track to Hi-Tech Motorsports Mecca

Daytona International Speedway is undergoing its first major renovation in 55 years. Its first ever, really. On a recent visit, we found out just how far 40 million tons of steel, miles of fiber, and an eye towards the future will take an aging behemoth—one that can swallow 14 football stadiums whole. » 8/22/14 12:59pm 48 minutes ago

5 Toolbox Essentials That Aren’t Tools

When I was 15 I stopped asking for toys and video games at birthdays and Christmas and started asking for tools. Quality tools can be handed down to your kids, and the more tools you have the more stuff you can fix. Here are a few things that I find indispensable that may surprise even die-hard DIYers. » 8/22/14 12:27pm Today 12:27pm

Any Car Could Be Autonomous With A Robot Chauffeur

During my recent trans-continental drive, after about hour 300 of slogging across America's infinitely-wide state, Oklahoma, I found myself daydreaming about the possible benefits of an autonomous car. But I wanted to keep this archaic old RV, so I thought what about an autonomous driver-bot? This should be a thing,… » 8/22/14 12:20pm Today 12:20pm

​This Nutty Bastard Rode A Honda Grom From Portland To Alaska

We like the Honda Grom, but we'll never love it like Nathan Rogers. In some kind of monkey bike-induced lunacy, he left Portland earlier this summer and headed north. Two weeks later, he rolled into Alaska. It'll take twice as long for his ass and knees to recover, so he had time for some questions. One of his… » 8/22/14 12:14pm Today 12:14pm

Sub-Prime Lending Firm Gets Fined For Screwing Buyers

Sub-prime lending has been on the rise recently and experts are conflicted as to how it will impact both the industry and the economy. What is a growing concern is sub-prime lenders with predatory or otherwise unscrupulous business activities such as First Investors Financial Services Group. » 8/22/14 11:00am Today 11:00am

Chrysler Isn't So Sure About This Aluminum Truck Thing

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 8/22/14 10:15am Today 10:15am

British Cops Keep Calm And Crash A Wayward Car Speeding Against Traffic

Two West Midlands police officers have been commended by their department and community by using their car as an improvised roadblock against a Honda Jazz that was found driving the wrong way down the highway earlier this week. The cops sound pretty composed, even as the oncoming car collides with their patrol. » 8/22/14 9:59am Today 9:59am

​Volvo's New Testing Center Is A Wonderful Playground Wasted On Robots

It's called AstaZero, a closed course where Volvo will test its future safety systems to ensure no one is killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo by 2020. These are noble goals and an amazing facility, but all I want to do is dodge faux moose on the skidpad in an over-endowed 240 wagon. » 8/22/14 9:20am Today 9:20am