What Kind Of Motorcycle Gear Do You Use?

Unlike your Miata, it's not advisable to operate a motorcycle while naked. You gotta have clothes on, and the right clothes, too! Opponaut Peter Black, The SV wrangler has a good post about the dos and dont's of motorcycle gear, including what he wears. It merits this discussion — what kind of motorcycle gear do you… » 10/21/14 12:29pm Today 12:29pm

Is The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster As Good As The Coupe?

Are there too many variants of good sports cars? Does a great coupe always need a convertible version? Are open-top cars less worthy of factory performance tuning than coupes? These are questions that haunt the Aston Martin V12 Vantage S, whose raffish charms as a magnificent, snarling tin-top apply have been ported… » 10/21/14 12:01pm Today 12:01pm

A Supersonic 'Mini Concorde' Business Jet Is Going To Happen

It was in 2004 at the annual National Business Aviation Association convention that billionaire Robert Bass unveiled plans for a new supersonic business jet (SBJ): the Aerion. Now at this year's NBAA, Airbus has stepped into a partnership with Aerion to literally get this project off the ground. » 10/21/14 11:21am Today 11:21am

Police Thought Woman's Takata Airbag Death Was A Homicide

On Sept. 29, first responders in Orlando discovered Hien Tran inside her 2001 Honda Accord at the site of a head-on car crash with deep cuts in her neck. After she died they investigated the case as a homicide, only to later realize defective Takata airbags actually caused her death. » 10/21/14 11:15am Today 11:15am

These Movie Crashes Are Why We Need PETA (People For The Ethical…

I've probably seen Quentin Tarantino's Death Proof close to 20 times by now, and I still feel a little guilty every time I re-watch it. I mean, I love the film – obviously – but knowing 14 Mopars (and eight Novas) had to sacrifice their lives to make it seems just a little wrong. » 10/21/14 11:09am Today 11:09am

Here's The 2016 Ford Focus RS Making An Angry Buzz Around The 'Ring

The new 2016 Ford Focus RS is coming. We know in what form (hatch), we know what engine it'll probably have (2.3-liter turbo four cylinder out of the Mustang), and we know how fast it'll go (like stink). And now you know how flat it'll take a corner around the Nurburgring (quite). » 10/21/14 10:36am Today 10:36am