What it's like to fly a fighter jet—strapped to its wing

No music. No flashy moves. No missile launches. And yet this video is still incredible. It's just flying sequence after flying sequence of Russian Air Force MiG-31s cruising through the sky. Filmed by GoPro cameras strapped to a MiG, this footage is probably the closest we'll ever get to flying a fighter jet. Seeing… » 12/05/13 10:14am 12/05/13 10:14am

Who's foolish enough to not bid on a Batman Tumbler golf cart?

I don't know about you guys but I don't have much self control when it comes to awesome things that deserve to be purchased. Even if they don't do anything I can't help myself. See awesome, buy awesome. I assume the entire world operates like that too. So now I'm thinking about how many people are going to put together … » 12/04/13 8:43am 12/04/13 8:43am

This is the amazing Lockheed Martin SR-72—the space Blackbird

Aviation Week's Guy Norris has an exclusive article on the successor for the Lockheed Martin SR-71 Blackbird, the legendary spy plane that may be the favorite of every airplane nerd in the world. The hypersonic SR-72 is the first aircraft that can fit perfectly in Star Wars or Galactica, a true space age ship. » 11/01/13 10:40am 11/01/13 10:40am

This incredible intergalactic game is a sci-fi fan dream

Some scientists think our reality may be a computer simulation programmed by aliens. After you watch X Rebirth—a beautiful universe simulator set in a faraway future in which interstellar travel is possible—you'll think the theory may not be that crazy. This is so ridiculously amazing that it may end up being as… » 8/09/13 2:52pm 8/09/13 2:52pm

Watch an F-Vee Driver Emulate Senna, Go From Rain To Champagne

So in the first race of the day, you spin out in the rain and have to start the next race last. In that kind of situation, you've got nothing to lose, so seeing as you're something of a "YouTuber," you might as well film it, right? For Formula Vee driver Stephen Jones, friend of motor racing satire site WTF1, this was a… » 5/21/13 8:40am 5/21/13 8:40am

Huge Diesel Powered Hot Rod Is Ready For The Apocalypse

If a bulldozer and a chopped up pickup truck had a bastard child, we are pretty positive it would look like this oversized hot rod currently listed on Ebay. Although this massive truck of unknown origin looks like it could fit right in on a construction site or in a post apocalyptic wasteland, one place this beast… » 4/22/12 11:00am 4/22/12 11:00am

Eight second vintage Rolls Royce is a twin turbo monster

It's hard to believe until you witness the sheer power in the above video, but this full bodied vintage Rolls Royce is capable of a 8.09 second 1/4 mile. According to the builder, the car is still 100% street legal although it has slimmed down quite a bit to a 3050lb race weight. Helping move this British steel down… » 9/03/11 12:30pm 9/03/11 12:30pm