Heads Up, Bikers: A Master Chief Motorcycle Helmet Is On Its Way

Before he let himself go, Marlon Brando was pretty much the pinnacle of American masculinity. Too bad that Halo didn't come out until a few months after the actor already finished his final role in the 2001 thriller The Score, then. Because you know what he could've used 48 years earlier on the set for The Wild One? A… » 6/25/14 4:22pm 6/25/14 4:22pm

The Halo 4 Warthog will debut in Forza 4, but you can't drive it

One of the biggest surprises of this weekend's Halofest celebration of all things Halo here in Seattle is the news that Halo 4's Warthog will make its interactive debut this year, in a non-Halo game. » 8/26/11 4:20pm 8/26/11 4:20pm

Halo Pet Safety System Makes You Only A Semi-Bad Pet Owner

The unfortunate combination of extreme heat, cars, pets and irresponsible pet owners arrives every year along with the summer season, but this year a company is doing something about the problem. The Halo Pet Safety System consists of a standard-looking pet collar that includes a temperature sensor, along with a… » 6/20/08 3:40pm 6/20/08 3:40pm

Detroit Auto Show: Hummer HX and the Halo Warthog, The Final Word


I had a chance to talk with David Rojas and Robert Jablonski, the exterior and interior designers of the Hummer HX Concept with one question on the table: What's the link between the HX and the Warthog from Halo? The answer wasn't as clear as I was hoping. I couldn't get either of the twentysomething designers to… » 1/16/08 10:15am 1/16/08 10:15am

Detroit Auto Show: Top Five Concept Car Features That'll Never See…

Concept cars are notorious for rarely making it to the street. But what about the enticing features that designers include in their dreamy visions of our automotive future? We combed through the files we've amassed at the show this week and come up with five features that don't stand a chance in hell of ever… » 1/15/08 5:10pm 1/15/08 5:10pm

Holier Than Thou: Hyundai's Looking For a Halo


Hyundai's got the whole working products at cheap prices thing down, and now they're looking for a car to generate a little buzz to move the rest of their product line out the door at a faster clip than ever before. Citing the Pontiac Solstice as a "success," John F. Krafcik, Honda NorAm's VP of product development… » 6/30/06 9:31am 6/30/06 9:31am