A steady hand and a good eye...

A comment I get a lot in regards to my welding....I "must have both." The truth is, I've got neither. I'm legally blind in my left eye, I'm near sighted, and I've got horrible double vision. The more I wear glasses, the quicker the sight goes downhill...so I don't often put them on. I've thought about laser… » 8/01/13 1:34pm 8/01/13 1:34pm

The X Games sucked, so I partied instead

If you're ever invited to watch the X Games do yourself a favor and skip the events and just watch them on television. If you're ever invited to an X Games party do yourself a favor and suck down a lot of energy drinks so you can enjoy as many of them as possible. » 8/05/11 4:00pm 8/05/11 4:00pm

How this 60-year-old became the fastest man up the mountain

Pikes Peak is one of the most treacherous venues in all of racing — maybe in all of sports — hell, maybe in all of anything. Each year, dozens of hardened teams of racers attempt the seemingly impossible task of assaulting this 14,115-foot mountain and being crowned the fastest man to the top. » 7/05/11 10:30am 7/05/11 10:30am

Ride along on the fastest Pikes Peak run ever

Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima's run up Pikes Peak Sunday not only broke the 10-minute mark for the first time, but was his sixth straight overall victory. Maybe you can pick up some tips by riding along from the GoPro on the roof. It will only take 9 minutes, 51.58 seconds. » 6/28/11 9:30am 6/28/11 9:30am

This Submarine's Glass Dome Gets Tougher Under Pressure

The Triton 36,000 is an amazing submarine. Previous generations of the Triton only went to 3,300 feet but the new model uses technology from Rayotek Scientific to make a passenger dome that reacts to increasing pressure from increasing depth by becoming stronger. » 4/28/11 4:33am 4/28/11 4:33am

For $10,000, go, go, godzilla

Like many kids, you may have once imagined that under your bed lived a monster which one day would eat you. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Miata is a monster that lives in the garage, but does its price bite? » 2/18/11 8:00am 2/18/11 8:00am

Ken Block's Gymkhana Ford Fiesta: Up Close And Personal

We recently had a few moments with the Ford Fiesta set to star in Ken Block's next YouTube gymkhana video. We don't know much about it, but we were able to snap some wallpaper-worthy detail goodness. Enjoy! » 4/26/10 2:30pm 4/26/10 2:30pm

Ken Block's WRC Mexico Crash: Brake!

Ken Block crashed out of last weekend's World Rally Championship race, bringing an otherwise strong showing to a premature end. We were sad to see him go, but thankfully, YouTube was there to show us how it happened. » 3/09/10 9:30am 3/09/10 9:30am

Ken Block's Rally America Ford Fiesta: A Multimedia Extravaganza

Ken Block's Ford Fiesta made its competition debut this weekend at Michigan's Sno*Drift Rally. Block retired early with suspension problems, but his car lived long enough to give the world some wicked video. Special-stage snow hoonage and gallery action below. » 2/01/10 3:30pm 2/01/10 3:30pm

2009 Sno*Drift Rally: Michigan's Great Motorsport Secret

Up in Northern Michigan, the rally action is as furious as ever. Join us below for our mega gallery of what can only be described as Michigan's great motorsport secret. » 2/09/09 5:15pm 2/09/09 5:15pm

Lada Oka Transformed Into Mini Monster

The standard Lada Oka is your typical eastern European econobox; humble transportation that makes a Tata Nano feel macho. But apparently there are some Russians who look at the poor little thing and see the perfect starting point for an all-terrain monster. We have no idea what the thought process was that led up to… » 4/01/08 2:15pm 4/01/08 2:15pm

Monster Motorbike - Now With Crushing Video

You know, pictures never really convey the awesomeness of at thing quite like video can. After seeing the "Monster Motorbike" this morning, we felt some intrepid videographer had to have commited video to the web - and they have! Check out this short video of the 25 foot long crushcycle in action at an event in Perth.… » 1/30/08 2:00pm 1/30/08 2:00pm

The Littlest Monster: Fiat's Special-Edition Panda

What's the difference between a Ducati Monster 695 motorcycle and a Fiat Panda? Let's see: they've both got around 70 hp and they're both Italian (Ducati's ownership being back in old-country hands). Other than that, not so much, especially since the Ducati measures its zero-to-60 times in single digits and the Panda… » 4/19/06 9:54am 4/19/06 9:54am