Here's Your First Look At The Dragon V2, America's Newest Spaceship

SpaceX has just officially announced their new manned-variant of their Dragon capsule, and it looks like a pretty sweet ride. So far we've seen some details, and we generally know what the layout is, but this is the first full view of the capsule so far. Should be a nice upgrade from the old Soyuz. » 5/29/14 10:20pm 5/29/14 10:20pm

The Other Firsts No One's Talking About For The Proposed 2018 Mars…

Remember Dennis Tito? He's the millionaire who became the first space tourist back in 2001, who bought himself a ticket on a Soyuz heading to the International Space Station. Now he's got some big new space plans: he wants to send two people on a Mars flyby mission in 2018. If he can pull it off, there's lots of… » 3/01/13 4:10pm 3/01/13 4:10pm

Elon Musk's SpaceX Just Launched A Capsule Into Orbit, But There's A…

When he's not making electric cars, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk's other venture is trying to privatize spaceflight. And his company, SpaceX, took a big step in that direction this morning when they launched the Dragon capsule into orbit with the goal of bringing more than one ton of supplies and science experiments to… » 3/01/13 11:33am 3/01/13 11:33am

Is A Ferrari With A Dragon On It Worth $870,000?

What happens when you cross a prancing black stallion with a fire breathing dragon? You get the Ferrari 458 Italia China Limited Edition. The price was just revealed as an outrageous $870,000, which a number of people can afford. » 6/18/12 12:30pm 6/18/12 12:30pm

Who is the greatest dragon of all time?

Our sister site obsessed with all things sci-fi has a top ten list of dragons that doesn't include our own Ray Wert. Ask them to fix that egregious wrong in their comments. I mean, he's the most powerful dragon. » 4/25/11 4:01pm 4/25/11 4:01pm

Se7en, Se7en, Oh My Se7en!

The Lotus Seven is one of the oddest and most rewarding cars ever built. Colin Chapman's bug-eyed masterwork has inspired countless copies. Three years ago, we met a large percentage of them at the Tail of the Dragon. Lightness, ho! » 7/23/10 4:00pm 7/23/10 4:00pm

Russians Get Dragoning All Wrong

In Russia, a drink with 6.0% alcohol-by-volume is considered a low-alcohol beverage. Also, women drive around with their eyes closed drinking something called "China Town" with dragons on their laps. Silly Russians, the dragon goes outside the car. [Copyranter] » 11/23/09 5:30pm 11/23/09 5:30pm

Man Admits To Sex With Thousands Of Cars, Has Pics To Prove It

Our obsession with cars pales in comparison to this Washington state man, who admits to "sexual relations" with over 1,000 cars. If ever there was a dragon, this mechaphiliac would be it. » 5/26/09 9:30am 5/26/09 9:30am

Cooper TL550 Mobile Servicing Rig

Cooper is an old name in mobile drilling, and the TL550 Mobile Servicing Rig is one reason why. Once a well is tapped it needs lots of work and this rig can service 2 1/2" pipe nearly four miles into the ground. One of the best features of the sweet Cooper is the uncovered 550 HP Detroit Diesel engine. Covering the… » 5/05/09 12:00pm 5/05/09 12:00pm

Alligator Fights Off Woman For First Chomp At Toyota Test Drive

All Denise Anderson wanted to do was test drive a used Toyota Sequoia at her local Tampa Bay, Florida dealership. Unfortunately, a nine-foot alligator beat her there. Chomp, chomp! » 5/01/09 4:00pm 5/01/09 4:00pm

Lamborghini Causes Accident By Sheer Force Of Its Existence

More proof that Lamborghinis are the devil: this one forces a car to dramatically reenact a harsh dragon maneuver on an unsuspecting idling car stopped at a light. Damn you Nemesis!! [youtube via break] » 3/30/09 5:30pm 3/30/09 5:30pm

Lamborghini Murciélago LP 670-4 SV Drifts Into Our Hearts

The recently introduced Lamborghini Murciélago LP670-4 SV gets heartily abused slideways in this awesome promo vid by the naughty boys in Sant'Agata. We hear that nuns everywhere are getting excited over this raging bull. » 3/13/09 2:01pm 3/13/09 2:01pm

Pagani Zonda R + Monza Track = Hot Sex

EVO Magazine managed to score some video of the new Pagani Zonda R on the track at Monza. We thought this carbon fiber racer was only sexy standing still. Boy, were we wrong. » 2/19/09 2:30pm 2/19/09 2:30pm

Imagine The Possibilities: Dragon-Equipped Nissan Presidentamino!

The Japanese tradition of installing a big temple-like structure on a Caminoized sedan to make a hearse makes total sense to us, but wouldn't it be great to have an '89 Nissan Presidentamino with the rare and coveted Dragon Hearse option to use as your daily driver? Look at this thing! It is to regular hearses as a … » 6/04/08 8:00am 6/04/08 8:00am

$2.8 million Ivory-Carved Dragon BMW Speaks for Itself

Some carved vehicles are okay, but this one by Folk artist Su Zhongyang, definitely isn't. You see, Su spends a lot of time carving dragons into ivory and yak bone. The carvings themselves doesn't look too bad, especially if you check out some of close-ups in the gallery below. However, it's what he did with the… » 12/13/07 3:15pm 12/13/07 3:15pm