Land Rover Off-Road Ambulances Look Cool Bringing Help To The Hinterland

Land Rover has been supplying 4x4s to the British Red Cross, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies for sixty years. Over that time 120 vehicles have helped some 900,000 people in places that made great photo ops for the beautiful British 4x4. » 7/08/14 10:12am 7/08/14 10:12am

Watch This Heart-Stopping Rescue Of A Snowmobiler Buried By Avalanche

Here's the scene. A few snowmobilers out enjoying a weekend trip on the side of a mountain. One rider falls. Another rider drives above him and triggers an avalanche, quickly consuming the man. And then the rescue begins. Movie? No, real life — and it's one of the most heart-stopping videos I've ever seen. » 1/24/12 1:30pm 1/24/12 1:30pm

Flying Car, Sort of: First X-Hawk Could Be Ready By 2009

It sure is tough to find flying-car news these days. (C'mon, Moller, we are you shipping?) But the Seattle Times comes through with a profile on Rafi Yoeli, the Israeli conceptualist behind the X-Hawk urban rescue vehicle, which broached our radar range back in 2004. Apparently, Yoeli's gotten a basic prototype to… » 2/01/07 7:13am 2/01/07 7:13am