A local news report on last night's power outage at Phoenix International Raceway captured the true meaning of being a race fan more perfectly than just about anything I've ever seen. "The party never stops," explained the fan who comes on at 1:25 in.
It's Ken Block with his buddies Mike Rockenfeller in an Audi R8, Augusto Farfus in a the new BMW M4 and Adrian Zaugg in a Lamborghini Aventador playing around on a race-course drenched in darkness and laser beams. Just another day at the office.
Think I'm kidding about laser donuts? There's no way anybody could be kidding about LASER DONUTS.
Stop me if you heard this before but an electric car and an electric pole walk into a bar... Okay, seriously. This is one of those ridiculous local news stories that are too perfect to be true but actually are. A Tesla Model S crashed into a utility pole in Tennessee and caused a local blackout.
Half of the Mercedes-Benz Super Dome is without power in the 3rd quarter of the Super Bowl. That's bad. Audi responded on Twitter with a pretty good burn.
Answering the question of ‘will it hurricane?' these are some of the coolest cars I found in blacked-out Lower Manhattan. Up top is a '70s Lincoln Continental. Below are the GranTurismo MC Stradales of Maserati of Manhattan and a new Dodge Challenger across the street. Then there's the proud blackout Tesla. At the…
I have no idea what these two creations were doing on Franklin Street in SoPo. It's hard to find words how strange it was to see these out of the corner of my eye, glowing within the darkness.
"I DROVE A SEMI HERE –" I'm talking to a tough guy with a biker mustache working with a group of trucks pumping water out of buildings near the South Street Seaport, deep in the Lower Manhattan blackout. There's a din from the generators running around us, but he's just talking in that loud way that a lot of my…