If the turn signals stop working in a Japanese microvan full of Malamute pups, all the driver has to do is open the rear hatch and voilà– adorable directional indication!
Police in Texas chasing a bull around a residential neighborhood in Arlington might be the most stereotypical Texas thing ever caught on video.
Sweden’s Lund University is studying bats to figure out, among other things, how they fly so well with those big ears in the way. Turns out their unique “design” might be a good blueprint for helping drones make low-speed maneuvers.
When a driver in California decided to walk her dog using her car, she got a thorough scolding from another motorist, CBS Sacramento reports. Watch as the less-than-brilliant dog owner struggles to justify her idiocy.
The cow seemed largely nonplussed.
A rhinoceros really wailed on these tourists’ Toyota hard with its horn the other day. Guess it figured legs get right-of-way over wheels in Namibia’s Etosha National Park?
English farmer Andy Burton built himself one of the fastest, loudest rally cars in history. Apparently that didn’t impress one very dumb sheep.
Someone spotted what definitely looks like a real lion casually riding in the cab of a late-model GM work truck.
Can you guess where this Jeep Cherokee was spotted with a large, apparently real, shark corpse strapped to its front bumper? You get one hint: it’s not Florida.
Late last night, we received a tip from a very friendly reader named Sara Altschule, informing us that she had been on the local news after a bird—possibly a seagull—flew into her car windshield as she was driving on a highway south of Seattle. It’s a terrifying situation, but Sara’s just thrilled to be alive and have…
[Here we see the natural enemy of the car detailer, the pigeon. Photo Credit: Raphael Orlove]
Rural Australian drivers don’t really have to worry about psychotic motorcyclists as much as Mad Max you lead you to believe. But they do have a scourge far more deadly; evil beasts called kangaroos. Volvo’s tech to deal with them could be a huge leap in collision-avoidance.
Most people who see a motorcyclist riding a sportbike while kitted in garish ICON gear will assume the guy riding is about to get his stunt on. This lady proves that we aren’t all as we appear.
The butterfly effect is a funny thing. You never know where one discovery will lead. Take the automobile: It changed the world, transforming cities and small towns. And it also led to raccoons leaving America—and, possibly, taking over Europe.
Safaris can be cool, safaris can be fun, safaris can pump millions into local economies. But if you get just a little too close to an elephant with your Jeep, it will make sure you understand in no uncertain terms to WOAH BUDDY BACK THE HELL AWAY FROM MY FAMILY.
There was a caution at Turn 1 of Bristol at today’s NASCAR Truck practice. The culprit? A rabbit on the loose.
Look at this dog. He is so happy. What a happy dog. He just discovered the joys of turning on the A/C, and he is the happiest dog in the world. All dogs should be this happy. Happy happy happy.
Somewhere in Slovakia a storm drain was... chirping. Authorities showed up to investigate, found a female mallard pacing around it, put two-and-two together, and commenced operation Pull Some Dumb Ducks Out Of The Drain. Don’t worry, it works out and this video will cheer you up.
I guess the Bradley Fighting Vehicle didn’t exactly intimidate the things.
Going to your local drag strip, road course, or rally stage is a great way to see the coolest cars on the planet. But more than that, it’s a great way to see some really cute dogs.