It's Hard To Not Keep Making Breaking Bad Jokes

If you don't have the Internet, you may not be aware that the final episodes of Breaking Bad start this weekend. We made a lot of jokes and references this weekend. » 8/09/13 5:07pm 8/09/13 5:07pm

Drifting A 1.3 Million-Pound Dump Truck

Today we saw a bus going Maximum Touge Attack on a snowy Kansas City street, taking out a street light. It made us wonder if anything bigger has ever gone sideways. » 2/28/13 5:00pm 2/28/13 5:00pm

‘There's A Difference Between Driving With Enthusiasm And Being A…

We all love driving, but at a certain point you can cross a line of social acceptability. We saw a crash today that reminded us of this line. » 2/27/13 5:00pm 2/27/13 5:00pm

What Was Your Gnarliest Childhood Wheeled Injury?

As kids, we basically try and get ourselves hurt on any wheeled device we can get our hands on. Tricycles, skateboards, BMW bikes – it’s going down. » 2/26/13 5:00pm 2/26/13 5:00pm

Has The Car Industry Ever Done Better Tech Than The Tech Industry?

We don’t expect the tech industry to make good cars, but we expect car companies to come out with good tech with every new vehicle. Has this thinking ever worked? » 2/25/13 5:00pm 2/25/13 5:00pm

Can We Just Make Europe’s Forbidden Cars Ourselves?

We have detailed very acutely how much we want cars like the Audi RS4 Avant and the VW Golf GTD to come to America. But why? Can't we make these cars here in America? » 2/21/13 5:00pm 2/21/13 5:00pm

What’s It Like To Work In A French Car Factory?

Today we heard an American tractor tire CEO say that French factory workers only do 3 hours of labor a day. An intern at a French car plant piped up for a rebuttal. » 2/20/13 5:00pm 2/20/13 5:00pm

Who’s The Greatest Pay Driver Racing Today?

Every so often, you see a drier in the field who is hopelessly slower than his or her teammate, but always seems to get a seat for the next season. This person is what we call a pay driver.  » 2/13/13 5:39pm 2/13/13 5:39pm

Who Is The Snazziest Car Executive?

At the end of the day, the car business is just a business. It’s filled with PowerPoint presentations and projected earnings, and grey suits. Some executives do inject a bit of style into the proceedings. » 2/11/13 5:43pm 2/11/13 5:43pm

What’s The Most Overpowered Front-Wheel-Drive Car Ever Made?

Today we saw the Ford Focus TrackSTer from Kentavious D. Blockenfiddle with roughly 500 horsepower going to the front wheels alone. It makes us wonder. » 2/07/13 5:00pm 2/07/13 5:00pm

Why Do European Cars Get Better MPG Than US Cars?

The European market has many more small, fuel-efficient car models than we get in America, but even European versions of international cars like the Jetta are rated at higher MPG numbers. We can explain why. » 2/05/13 5:00pm 2/05/13 5:00pm

Has Your Car Ever Tried To Kill You In Your Garage?

Today we saw Ben Wojdyla almost get his face turned into mincemeat by a rogue spring, shooting out of a car with no warning. What's the closest call you've had with a car in a garage? » 2/04/13 5:00pm 2/04/13 5:00pm

How A Paralyzed Race Car Driver Keeps A Sense Of Humor

If you haven't seen the documentary on Michael Johnson, the paralyzed racer gunning for the Indy 500, go watch it now. When you're done, here's another story of how he keeps his sense of humor. » 1/31/13 5:00pm 1/31/13 5:00pm