This Custom Chinese 'Captain America' Replica Didn't Cost $1.35M

Bike builders take themselves far too seriously, so it's nice to see a shop with a sense of humor. In this case, it's Australia's Ellaspede, which did its best to recreate the Captain America bike from Easy Rider with a Chinese-made thumper. That taste in the back of your throat is irony. » 12/04/14 4:43pm 12/04/14 4:43pm

Of Course Bernie Ecclestone Is The Only One Cool With A Smaller F1 Grid

With Caterham and Marussia bowing out of the next two races due to financial struggles and other smaller teams becoming vocal about costs being an issue, Formula One overlord Bernie Ecclestone would like to let everyone know that he's fine with the idea of tiny, lame 14-car grids. I'm pretty sure he's the only one. » 11/01/14 4:29pm 11/01/14 4:29pm

Watch This 36,000 Horsepower Truck Blow The Doors Off A Flying Jet

The Shockwave Jet Truck is a delightfully ridiculous contraption with six wheels, three jet engines, and a strong resemblance to a semi-truck cab. Those three engines generate an equivalent of 36,000 horsepower; enough to catch up to and pass a speeding jet flying overhead. » 10/10/14 4:34pm 10/10/14 4:34pm

Virtual Engine Noisemaker Will Confuse, Intimidate The Other Minivans

This is probably one of the most ridiculous gadgets I have seen in a while, but what makes it even sadder is that people out there will actually be purchasing this. It's a "virtual" engine noisemaker. The system hooks up to your existing auto system and will transmit the sounds of a variety of types of big ole mean… » 2/06/08 5:15pm 2/06/08 5:15pm