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6 Horrible and Doomed Space Missions, Brought to You By Crowdfunding 

Government funding for space travel ain’t what it used to be. Private organizations are our best hope for exploring beyond Earth’s increasingly noxious atmosphere, and to get your cash they’re turning to Indiegogo and Kickstarter to fund ambitious space missions. Unfortunately, most of the projects are bonkers messes… » 6/18/15 1:53pm 6/18/15 1:53pm

Jay Leno Donates Huge 'Perk' To The Petersen

Jay Leno, the world’s highest-profile “car guy,” included the Petersen Automotive Museum in his most recent episode of Jay Leno’s Garage. The show covered the museum’s rare 1948 Davis Divan and the quest to restore it via the Indiegogo crowdfunding website. To help reach The Petersen’s goal of raising $30,000, Jay… » 5/08/15 1:14pm 5/08/15 1:14pm

Jay Leno Helps The Petersen Crowdfund Their Car Restoration

Jay Leno, the world’s highest-profile “car guy,” included the Petersen Automotive Museum in his most recent episode of Jay Leno’s Garage. Aired on April 26, the show covered a rare 1948 Davis Divan and The Petersen’s quest to restore it via the Indiegogo crowdfunding website. » 4/27/15 7:48am 4/27/15 7:48am

Insane Crowd Funded Nissan Car Holds BBQ, Karaoke Machine, And Drone

Japanese automakers have been shoving all sorts of devices into vehicles, especially kei cars, for years now. We've seen many a wacky concept come out of design studios, and a surprising number of them have actually made it into production. Well, Nissan may have just taken it to a whole 'nother level with their new… » 2/28/15 12:05pm 2/28/15 12:05pm

Caterham Still Sort Of Exists; May Run 2014 Car Next Year To Save Cash

Per Autoweek, financially distressed Formula One team Caterham has been given approval to run their 2014 car for 2015. This can only end well...behind everyone else on the grid. Still, this all fits into the administrator's plan to keep Caterham racing in order to show potential investors a viable team. » 12/01/14 2:46pm 12/01/14 2:46pm

Shea Holbrook Wants To Jump From Road Racing Into A Jet Dragster

Sometimes, you just want to put the hammer down and see how brutally fast you can go. Say, 300 MPH kind of fast. For that reason, Pirelli World Challenge racer and race team co-owner Shea Holbrook is looking to hop over into a jet dragster, and that couldn't be more awesome. » 11/12/14 12:28pm 11/12/14 12:28pm