"Why Is This Road Covered In Rotting Meat?" Residents of NY Town Ask

Residents and drivers along Aviation Road in Queensbury, N.Y. were confused and annoyed on Thursday afternoon to find that their commutes were being affected by an unwelcome visitor: meat. Lots of rotting meat that stunk up their cars. "Why is it here?" they asked. "Who did this?" » 7/12/14 4:59pm 7/12/14 4:59pm

How JFK Airport's $100 Million Security System Was Defeated By A Jet…

Daniel Casillo started last night by racing some friends on jet skis near JFK airport. His night ended in custody, having easily broken through the airport's $100 million, state-of-the-art security systems. Strangely, the airport couldn't be happier. » 8/13/12 1:20pm 8/13/12 1:20pm

The New York DMV sent me stolen license plates

Here's the story of how a BMW owner spent the better part of a year driving around with license plates assigned to a Honda last registered in the 90s. He'd still have the "stolen" vanity plates — sent to him by the New York DMV — if it weren't for two run-ins with Johnny Law. » 12/28/11 12:00pm 12/28/11 12:00pm

A Hyper-Detailed 3D Map of NYC, Made by Laser Airplanes

New York is fairly forward-thinking when it comes to energy innovation, but it's pretty terrible when it comes to solar. City College of New York wants to change that, so they created an interactive solar map of the city using laser airplanes. » 6/18/11 8:00am 6/18/11 8:00am

The Lexus LFA Still Sounds Epic In "P***y Magnet" Yellow

Watch Grand-Am Champion Scott Pruett track a "p***y magnet" yellow Lexus LFA while Porsche Works Driver Pat Long sets a track record in the Jlowe Racing Porsche GT3 Cup. Sigh... just another day at New York's Monticello Motor Club. » 9/17/10 9:30am 9/17/10 9:30am

New ‘Empire Gold’ New York License Plates A Car Owner Shakedown

Albany's pitching replacing all license plates with these new "Empire Gold" plates — similar to ones used between 1973 and 1986 — as a safety enhancement, citing increased visibility. Taxpayers, however, are up in arms over the mandatory $25 fee. » 11/11/09 10:30am 11/11/09 10:30am

How Many Drinks Was That? Roy Wert Edition

Wert hit CNBC's "On the Money" to choose the best values of the NY Auto Show and everyone here is as confused as Carmen Wong. Perhaps it's time for another edition of "Wert is Wrong." » 4/09/09 5:00pm 4/09/09 5:00pm

Hyundai Equus: A High-Priced Hyundai Not For Us

Currently, there aren't plans to bring the executive-level Hyundai Equus super-sedan to the US, but Hyundai trotted one out to the New York Auto Show to judge the reaction to a $100K Korean car. » 4/09/09 1:15pm 4/09/09 1:15pm

Hyundai Nuvis Concept: Hybrid Blue Drive Gives It Wings

We already saw the Hyundai Nuvis Concept after spotting it in the buff at the New York Auto Show, but now we've got all the details on Hyundai's latest hybrid concept. » 4/09/09 12:45pm 4/09/09 12:45pm

Mitsubishi iMiev Electric Confirmed For US Market

Mitsubishi has formally announced intent to sell it's all-electric Mitsubishi iMiev in the United States before 2012. Furthermore, they've announced a partnership with Portland General Electric to develop the infrastructure to support it. » 4/09/09 12:15pm 4/09/09 12:15pm

Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype Previews New Snout

An angry new Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype just bowed here at the New York Auto Show, wearing the "jet-fighter" Lancer nose up front and a revised V6 behind it. » 4/09/09 10:30am 4/09/09 10:30am

Hyundai Nuvis Concept Takes Flight With Massive Gullwing Doors

The Hyundai press event isn't until later today, but we spotted the Hyundai Nuvis Concept undergoing final prep before it's New York Auto Show debut. We're impressed by those serious gullwing doors. » 4/09/09 9:51am 4/09/09 9:51am

AutoSpies Booted From New York Auto Show

Apparently Acura didn't find AutoSpies posting a "reader-submitted" image of the Acura ZDX ahead of yesterday's unveil all that funny. As a result, New York Auto Show security tossed AutoSpies' Don Buffamanti from the show. » 4/09/09 8:00am 4/09/09 8:00am

2010 Porsche 911 GT3: Santa's 435 HP Sleigh

The 2010 Porche 911 GT3 just hit the floor at the New York Auto Show and it's a sexy red 435 HP missile of leather and fury, priced from $112,200. » 4/08/09 3:46pm 4/08/09 3:46pm

Acura ZDX Crossover: One Of Everything

We got a peek at the Acura ZDX "concept" yesterday, but now it's been fully unveiled at the New York Auto Show to a crowd of perplexed onlookers. Is it a wagon? An SUV? Yes. » 4/08/09 11:58am 4/08/09 11:58am

Audi A5, S5 Convertibles Open For Business

Ze Germans have dropped the covers on both the 2010 Audi A5 Convertible and 2010 Audi S5 Convertible at the New York Auto Show, bringing another open-top motoring entry to the personal luxo-coupe segment. » 4/08/09 11:15am 4/08/09 11:15am

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee: Mercedes Chassis Meets Hemi Power

The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee has been fully revealed and the new SUV, riding on the Mercedes ML chassis, takes Jeep in an entirely different and upscale direction. » 4/08/09 10:55am 4/08/09 10:55am

2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster In A More Revealing Pose

We caught our first glimpse of the 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster earlier today, but now we get another look giving us a better idea of the profile on Nissan's new convertible. » 4/07/09 2:30pm 4/07/09 2:30pm

2010 GMC Terrain: Rugged Looks And 30 MPG

The 2010 GMC Terrain will debut next week at the New York Auto Show, bringing a considerably more rugged attitude to GM's small SUV platform. One might say it's even more "like a rock." » 4/05/09 12:01am 4/05/09 12:01am