This Steampunk Model Car Is Powered By A Beautiful 19th Century Air…

German medical and precision parts manufacturer Böhm just released two new model cars, both powered by an engine that's seriously old school — a Stirling air engine. Not only are they amazingly detailed, but these models can actually drive around, completely without electricity. » 2/15/12 2:00pm 2/15/12 2:00pm

$4.72 million 1/8 scale Lamborghini Aventador model headed to auction

This is the most expensive model car in the world, at least it will be when it sells this month at auction in New York. It's a 1/8th scale model of a Lamborghini Aventador built with gold, platinum, carbon fiber and diamonds by Robert Guelpen, a German car model specialist. » 12/04/11 2:00pm 12/04/11 2:00pm

World's Smallest Ferrari Key Fits Tiny Hand-Built Ferrari

We've just found the world's smallest Ferrari key. What's it ignite? How about one of the world's most excruciatingly detailed 1/8-scale miniature hand-built Ferrari F40s? Check out the mega-gallery of master craftsmanship below. » 7/22/09 2:30pm 7/22/09 2:30pm

The Air Hog Zero Gravity Micro R/C Car Uses Vacuum To Drive On Walls…

Ever tried to drive an R/C car on the wall only to come face-to-face with that stupidest of Newton's laws — gravity? No more! Air Hog Zero Gravity Micro R/C cars channel Jim Hall and his Chaparral 2J » 9/02/08 10:20am 9/02/08 10:20am design, using a small fan to create enough suction to allow the little radio-controlled critters to cruise right up a…

Trailer Park Special R/C Buick Finds A Way To Leave Puddle Of Electrons

Some of you with very long memories might recall having seen my Hayward-style Impala model last year. That was a fun project, but TexanIdiot has taken the whole weathered-model concept a big step further, by making a model beater that actually drives. Welcome to the Trailer Park Special R/C Buick model, which features… » 7/17/08 5:00pm 7/17/08 5:00pm