A Bentley Mulsanne Uses 36,000 Burgers Worth Of Cow

Bentley is fond of describing their cars in terms of all their impressive numbers: 505 HP/725 lb-ft, top speed 184 MPH, two integrated-seat iPad holders and keyboards, and, my favorite one, the fact they use 18 or so entire cow hides for the interior. That got me thinking about other numbers they could be using.… » 1/19/15 12:00pm 1/19/15 12:00pm

Most expensive tolls in the United States

Nobody likes paying tolls, but they are a necessary evil. The money from tolls is used to fund the construction of new roadways, as well as maintenance. Unless you live in one of the 22 states that don't collect tolls, or a state where you can get by without owning a car, you have no other choice but to pony up and… » 1/06/15 10:20am 1/06/15 10:20am

The Only State-By-State Guide To America's Most Common Roadkill

When I decided we wanted to make a definitive map of each state's most common roadkill, I neglected one very important point: nobody really knows what each state's most common roadkill is. Shockingly, there's no Department Of Flattened Fauna, so I did some research and here's what I found out. » 10/06/14 11:55am 10/06/14 11:55am

Is My Car Recalled? Our Massive Chart Shows Every GM Recall This Year

As we've been reporting on all these GM recalls, we realized that how difficult it is to really picture the sheer volume of what's going on. So far, there hasn't really been one good comprehensive place to see all the recalls at once, to get a feel of just how massive this whole thing is and explain what is recalled… » 7/02/14 3:18pm 7/02/14 3:18pm

This Horsepower/$ Chart Shows You How Much Bang You Get For Your Buck

Recently, we tried to find out how you could get the cheapest horsepower possible — what car packs the most ponies in for the fewest bucks. I thought the results were quite interesting and surprising, and I wanted to see how the spread looked, visually. And that's pretty much what I did, and that's why we're here. » 4/04/14 1:20pm 4/04/14 1:20pm

Your Definitive Chart Of All The New F1 Noses And What They Look Like

There's been a lot of talk about the new noses on the 2014 F1 cars — mostly about what sort of gentials they resemble. As much as I love genitalia, the immediate gonadal assumption of the new noses isn't really fair or accurate, which is why I'm happy to present this comprehensive chart of the 2014 F1 noses. » 1/31/14 2:00pm 1/31/14 2:00pm