Man Builds Ariel Atom From Scrap Parts, Sets New Bar For Home-Built Cars

We've hacked together some pretty hairy cars in our day, but a self-proclaimed "Maker" with the nom de plume Proximacentuari has put together a positively amazing home-built version of the Ariel Atom »9/24/08 11:00am9/24/08 11:00am, the track-day speedster. The reader's called it "Z59," and powered by a four-cylinder from an Acura RSX, it's the…

Little Rascals for Real: Depression-Era Locomotive Built by Kids

Those Little Rascals, always building some kind of contraption to haul around their latest moneymaking scheme or the He-Man Woman Hater's Club collection of BDSM toys (oops, wrong movie). The burden always fell on poor Petey the circle-eyed terrier to provide motivation for their homemade vehicles. If only the… »11/10/06 12:37pm11/10/06 12:37pm