This Is The Only Thing I'll Miss About Hugo Chávez

So, as we all know, Hugo Chávez died yesterday. Now, despite the hidden right-wing-leftist-anarcho-monarchist subtexts I include in all my posts, we're not really a political blog, so we'll just say that Chavez' legacy is, at very best, checkered. So, despite whatever reservations I may have about the man and his long… » 3/06/13 2:00pm 3/06/13 2:00pm

Naked Florida Man Declares He Loves Cocaine And Tries To Steal A…

This just in from the drug-fueled vehicle-related rampage capitol of the United States: A 21-year-old Florida man has been arrested after police say he went on a nude rampage through an apartment complex, tried to steal a woman's car with a child inside, and jumped on the hood of a police car all while declaring he… » 3/06/13 1:30pm 3/06/13 1:30pm

Betsy's Pony; The Story Of One Woman's 1966 Ford Mustang V8 Coupe

In 1961 Betsy traded her 1957 Dodge Cornet Lancer to a dealer for a new Mercury Comet..and instantly regretted it. Five years later, she traded the unloved Comet for a 1966 Ford Mustang and hasn't driven anything since. This is the remarkable story of a woman and her car of 47 years. » 3/06/13 12:55pm 3/06/13 12:55pm

Watch Red Bull Space Jumper Felix Baumgartner Test The Volkswagen XL1

You all no doubt remember Felix Baumgartner, the Austrian superbadass who jumped out of a balloon last year 128,000 feet above the earth and hit 843.6 mph with his body because Red Bull asked him to. Now he has been called to perform an equally dangerous task: drive the obscenely efficient Volkswagen XL1. » 3/06/13 12:30pm 3/06/13 12:30pm

This Is The Best Actual Spaceship To Make Into A Car

You know how sometimes you get a really stupid idea in your head, and it won't just go away until you, somehow, act upon it? Not only is this the story behind 90% of swastika tattoos, but it's also the story behind this post you're reading right now. In this case, the idea is this simple question: if you had to make… » 3/06/13 11:59am 3/06/13 11:59am

Watch The Closest Finishes of 2012

For some people, motorsport is exciting all the time just for the fact that there are racing cars going flat out very close to eachother. For others, it's only exciting if they can tell you afterwards about lead changes, overtakes and so on. Regardless of how you enjoy your racing, a close finish is always a tense… » 3/06/13 10:17am 3/06/13 10:17am

Even More Of The Crazy, Expensive And Crazy Expensive Cars That Just…

If Germany is the Land of Chocolate, then Switzerland is surely the Land Where Crazy, Expensive, And Crazily Expensive Cars Are Revealed. There is also chocolate in Switzerland as well, so they get the best of everything. Did you miss Day Two of the Geneva Motor Show? Then come along with us as we take a look at some… » 3/06/13 9:11am 3/06/13 9:11am