There Should Be Modular Cars That Can Do Anything

I'm not even going to try and pretend this is a new idea, or even my idea. But it's an idea that I've always liked, and have always been surprised it never managed to make it into reality in any significant way. It just seems to make so much sense. It's the idea of a car that can be easily made to do pretty much… » 3/06/15 9:05pm 30 minutes ago

eBay Challenge: Best 2000s Cars For Less Than $10,000

Remember the 2000s? Of course you do, because you're not four years old. If you are four years old, congratulations, you're on your way to becoming the internet-dependent drone Skynet needs. For the rest of us, a wild challenge appears: Find the best cars made in the '00s, on eBay, for under $10k. Go. Now. » 3/06/15 8:20pm Today 8:20pm

A Roadside Gold Heist Took Place An Hour From My House

It may not be as real as Ballaban's Kebab-guy joining ISIS, but an armed roadside gold heist took place earlier this week in Wilson, North Carolina - which is just an hour away from my house. It is, quite literally, highway robbery. » 3/06/15 7:55pm Today 7:55pm

BMW Wants To Make The 3 Series Out Of Carbon Fiber, But Can't Just Yet

I sat down with BMW's Head of Design Adrian van Hooydonk at the Geneva Motor Show. We chatted about the i line of cars and X6Ms wearing the same logo, smaller Minis, and the future of the brand. One thing was clear: BMW plans to go all the way with carbon fiber. But it's going to take a while. » 3/06/15 7:35pm Today 7:35pm

​Washington State Senate Makes Idiotic Amendments To Lane-Splitting Bill

The Washington State Senate has passed EB 5623, a law originally designed to allow motorcyclists to split lanes in slow moving traffic. But amendments to the bill prove that the state's legislators are hopelessly clueless. » 3/06/15 6:05pm Today 6:05pm

A Guy Ordering A Fish Sandwich Is Not The Strangest Thing In This Video

Traffic Jam Jimmy of WBFF Fox 45 Baltimore, BALTIMORE'S NEWS LEADER, is a traffic man of the people. And you know that, because when weather reporter Candace Dold tosses to him for a traffic update, he's going through the McDonald's Drive-Thru. And weirder yet, the station just keeps going with it. » 3/06/15 5:20pm Today 5:20pm

Here Are Five Crazy Rare Barn Finds You Can Buy For Less Than $50,000

Treasure hunting is something that we all value, almost instinctively. It's always rewarding to unearth some forgotten relic of the past, that just happens to be supremely valuable. Today, on Barn Find Friday, we take a look at five super-rare finds for the aspiring collector, under a 50 grand budget. » 3/06/15 4:36pm Today 4:36pm

Chevy Colorado Trail Boss Is The ZR2 Concept Watered Down To Reality

The 2015 Chevy Colorado Trail Boss has a really cool name. And a few accessories from GM's GearOn catalog, and some decent all-terrain tires. Sorry boys, Chevrolet doesn't think you're man enough for the ZR2 and this is the "off-road" Colorado you're getting. » 3/06/15 4:23pm Today 4:23pm

USAF's Oldest C-130 Hercules "Iron Horse" Has Been Sent To The Boneyard

The C-130 remains the flying backbone of America's combat forces. You need a pallet of crap moved from an air base to a dirt strip? No problem. You need a flying command post? No problem. You need to infiltrate below enemy radar to refuel helicopters in mid air? No problem. In fact, Iron Horse, the USAF's oldest… » 3/06/15 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

Auto Shows Are A Chance To Run Into All The People You Talk Shit About

This year's Geneva show was one of contrition for your vertically challenged, vaguely brown UK correspondent. I had cause to come face-to-face with two people I felt wouldn't be too happy to see me. The first was the boss of Porsche's Weissach nerve-centre, Wolfgang Hatz, and the other was Christian Von Koenigsegg. » 3/06/15 3:29pm Today 3:29pm

Police Arrest Suspected Car Thief That Evaded Them In A Pontiac G8

Last month a St. Louis man stole a 2009 Pontiac G8 from a car dealer. Since then, he has been in at least six police chases, some of which have exceeded speeds of 130 mph. This week authorities arrested a suspect that they believe is the secret wheel-man. » 3/06/15 2:36pm Today 2:36pm

'I’m The Drummer For Weezer, What Car Should I Get?'

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, we've again reached that point: the week is over, Friday is here, and that means it's time for this week's Letters to Doug, wherein you ask me a series of highly exciting automotive-related questions and I ignore almost all of them. » 3/06/15 2:10pm Today 2:10pm

Ask K-PAX McLaren 650S GT3 Factory Driver Kévin Estre Anything You Want

I love the McLaren 650S. You love the McLaren 650S. Inevitably, you want to know what it's like to race said McLaren 650S. We've got the member of the K-PAX/Flying Lizard Motorsports Pirelli World Challenge team who's been driving the 650S the longest to answer all your questions right now. Go! » 3/06/15 1:46pm Today 1:46pm