Mercedes Releases First Videos Of Its New W06 Formula One Car

Mercedes' Twitter account released a string of videos of the new W06 at a snowy Silverstone this morning, including some decent views of the full car. This comes ahead of the car's planned reveal this Sunday. » 1/29/15 1:59pm 3 minutes ago

Elio Motors Pushed Its Release Date Back A Year And People Are Pissed

Elio Motors has a weird reputation. The company is a social experiment that has convinced people to give millions of dollars towards what amounts to a cool idea. As they pushed pack the release date again, Elio's reserved customers – essentially its investors at this point – are quickly running out of patience. » 1/29/15 1:32pm 30 minutes ago

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It Was Dumb To Drive Into A Desert Race With Crappy Rentals, I Now Know

We'd only been in rough stuff for a mile or so when the crashes started. "Can't carry on mate," my friend coughed as I unearthed him from a sand pit. "Welp hop in the truck, big guy," I offered with a smile and a backslap "And hangonta that roll bar like your life depends on it 'cause it's about to!" » 1/29/15 1:16pm 46 minutes ago

Elon Musk Thinks You're Too Stupid To Understand Tesla's Metrics

Next month Tesla will release its 2014 earnings report and hold a call with analysts to discuss the data.http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1096339_h... » 1/29/15 12:53pm Today 12:53pm

This Bizarre Video Explains Why People Tend To Avoid Using Methanol Fuel

What you're watching is not a young Robby Gordon, taking a break from a little racing at the 1997 Indy 500, just to frolic in the grass. What you're watching is Robby Gordon fighting desperately to save his own life, as his car burst into searing hot flames. Except a big problem is that the fire is completely… » 1/29/15 12:20pm Today 12:20pm

The 2015 Volkswagen Golf R Is Proof VW Doesn't Really Hate Us

"Volkswagen doesn't understand America." That's what the critics like to say. It's what they blame for a lack of cars that can crush it in the mass market and Volkswagen's slump during the best sales year in a decade. But there is proof that Volkswagen is at least listening to some us, and the proof is in the all new,… » 1/29/15 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

Try To Convince Me The 2014 Range Rover Isn't Perfect

No automaker has fanboys like Land Rover. You've seen those dorks walking around with "LANDROVER" tote bags and tennis sweat bands. But then you've got to see the 2014 Range Rover because it's perfect, it can do anything, and you are no match for its powers of seduction. » 1/29/15 11:55am Today 11:55am

Elon Musk Turned Into Unwitting Hair Transplant Spokesmodel

Billionaire robot-hater Elon Musk is known for having a pretty short temper and a pretty big ego. Which means he probably doesn't appreciate the fact that some website called CosmeSys used his images (above) in a post touting new hair replacement techniques, with the headline, "Elon Musk and New Technologies in Hair… » 1/29/15 11:18am Today 11:18am

McLaren Had To Build Three F1 GTRs Because One Was Too Expensive

Ray Bellm ordered a McLaren F1 road car soon after the premier in 1992, but while he was racing Porsches, he realized an F1 race car could dominate everything. The problem for Ray is that McLaren wanted $1.5 million for a one-off race car. » 1/29/15 10:30am Today 10:30am

Man Sues Ford After Getting Fired For Publishing Homophobic Rant

Ford, like most American car companies, is known for being pretty progressive. It's so progressive, in fact, that it was rated one of the best places to work in 2015 by the Human Rights Campaign. And working in such a place got one guy so upset, he vomited out a disgusting, hate-filled rant for which he was allegedly… » 1/29/15 10:10am Today 10:10am

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