Jeremy Clarkson Loves The Corvette Stingray

Anyone with two brain cells to rub together stopped taking Clarkson's car reviews seriously nearly a decade ago (maybe sooner). So when his review of the C7 Corvette Stingray popped up, I didn't even bother. And then I read it. And then I re-read it. And then I checked to make sure I wasn't inhabiting an alternate… » 7/31/14 3:49pm 44 minutes ago

Could BMW Really Make A 6-Series Shooting Brake Wagon?

Like many of you, when I think of the BMW 6-Series, I think of this. But I've had to get over that as BMW's big coupe has expanded into the four-door real with the 6-Series Gran Coupe. Is adding a curvy wagon end the natural evolution of the model? » 7/31/14 3:16pm Today 3:16pm

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

From Flight Club: Without a doubt, there's no other place quite like EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with such a wide variety of planes — from experimental to vintage, and warbird to glider. Like you'd see at any car show, each plane is polished and looking her best. Here are some of the best-looking planes I've… » 7/31/14 3:04pm Today 3:04pm

This Working Steam Engine Is the Size of an Apartment Block

The world's largest functioning triple-expansion steam engine is an unbelievably massive beast of a machine. For 77 years, the 62-foot-high engine—weighing in at 1,000 tons!—powered gigantic flywheels and crankshafts that pumped millions upon millions of gallons of water from west to north London. It was… » 7/31/14 2:57pm Today 2:57pm

This Is Officially The Best Tesla Advertisement Ever

Tesla Motors doesn't do traditional advertising and marketing the way the big automakers do. This has led some of the nascent company's fans to make their own, like this gem from a few months ago. Guess what? Another fan has just made the best Tesla ad ever. » 7/31/14 1:30pm Today 1:30pm

New Nissan Frontier May Be Postponed To 2018, Based On Navara After All

Rumor has it that Nissan has binned their plan to build an all-new mini-truck for the US market on an old Frontier platform, intimidated by the complication of bringing it up to modern safety standards. We might get a Navara-based truck after all, but we'll be waiting a while. » 7/31/14 1:10pm Today 1:10pm