I do believe names have a certain power to them. If I had a boat, I would name it things like “The Unsinkable,” “The Great Evader,” or even “No Crashing Today, Please.” Clearly, the lapse in the owner’s better judgment when they named the vessel “Nap Tyme” came back to bite them in the ass yesterday.
There are only a few things in this world a Porsche 919 can’t beat—like the Pope.
When the Mavic Pro arrived in our offices, the reaction was unanimous: holy shit, it’s small. The folding drone is roughly the size and weight of a hefty Italian sandwich. This compact form factor, I’d come to learn, is a blessing and a curse for the Mavic Pro—emphasis on the blessing.
I don’t think any car in 2016—as in, a car that you can actually buy, unlike certain others that shall remain nameless—debuted with as much hype as the new Ford Focus RS. It’s not every day America gets the kind of forbidden turbocharged Euro-hatch hotness that would have been unthinkable just a couple years ago. I…
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Jerry Seinfeld, comedian and friend of the site, is mostly famous for his Seinfeld TV show. But among car people, he’s lauded for his Porsche collection. He doesn’t just own them, he actually drives them. And back when the show was on the air, he was apparently risking it all just to drive like a nut around Los…
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Last week we saw our first images of what we thought were billion-dollar Chinese auto startup WM Motor’s first cars, and quickly realized they were, in fact, photoshops of a Mitsubishi. Now, WM Motor denies that those renderings were its own.
Warm weather may seem a long way off, but it’ll be here before you know it, and you can be ready to take full advantage with Amazon’s big hammock deal.
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.
Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Jetta is offered reluctantly by its present owner in support of his wife who has some health issues. It looks to be a great car and an even greater cause, but let’s see if its price is cause for alarm.
Regular Car Reviews got their hands on a 2012 Chevy Caprice Police Pursuit Vehicle, which is a Caprice in name only and not-so-secretly an Australian muscle car dressed up for a role on Law And Order.
A sinkhole about the diameter of a street opened up in San Antonio last night, swallowing two cars. Emergency vehicles are currently trying to get the cars out of the hole.
2016 was a difficult year and 2017 doesn’t stand to get any better, so here’s the bad news—the ghost spiders have flown over to a remote island, evolving into new species scientists were previously unaware of. In order to fly, spiders use a technique called ballooning, turning their silk into a sort of kite that takes…
Justin Ross Harris, the father convicted of murder for leaving his 22-month-old son Cooper in a hot car for seven hours, has been sentenced to life in prison without parole, reports the Associated Press. Jurors believe Harris, who had been sexting while his child was dying of hyperthermia, intentionally killed his son.
Mazda CEO Masamichi Kogai put the kibosh on any sort of rotary sports car, hybrid-rotary sports car, or basically any sports car larger than the Miata in an interview, so, you know, that sucks.