Lotus F1 Team Makes The Slowest Mall Chase Video Ever

The Dubai Mall is the world's largest shopping mall, so Renault let Lotus Formula One team drivers Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado loose inside in a pair of Renault Twizys. Yes, in fact, a Twizy will powerslide. » 12/01/14 3:51pm 12/01/14 3:51pm

Is This The World's Dumbest Commercial Van?

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 6/25/13 9:21am 6/25/13 9:21am

Renault's 17-Horsepower Electric Pod Is Not Your Friend

Just about any other day of the year, you can find Chris Harris four-wheel drifting through some Bristolian roundabout in a 600-horsepower Caterham (at least that's how we picture him getting the mail.) Today, however, it's a 17-hp electric reject from the Century Village shuffleboard lot. Did we mention it's French? » 4/12/12 1:30pm 4/12/12 1:30pm

Reverse Graffiti: Painting cars out of pollution

Reverse Graffiti, sometimes known as "grime-writing," involves erasing away the soot, dirt, and pollution on a surface to create an image in the negative. Artist Moose Curtis and Fotorater founder Marc Cameron teamed up on commission from the Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin and set four eco-cars in reverse on the walls of… » 9/21/11 3:30pm 9/21/11 3:30pm

Renault Twizy Concept Still Has Those Square Wheels

Not content to bring just the kinda-weird Renault Zeo ZE concept, the crazy Frenchmen went bonkers with the crazy square-wheeled Renault Twizy ZE electric concept. It's almost weirder than the Peugeot BB1. Almost. » 9/17/09 12:00pm 9/17/09 12:00pm