11 Terrible Automotive Engineering Decisions

The world of cars is full of mistakes — nasty ones, dumb ones, even fun ones. Bangshift's Matt Cramer assembled this list of eleven of the worst automotive technological and engineering disasters. » 6/30/10 2:00pm 6/30/10 2:00pm

How To Get 99.7 Mpg From A Geo Metro

One year ago, Darin Cosgrove of Metrompg.com entered his Geo Metro in the Green Grand Prix fuel-economy competition. Over the course of the event, he coaxed his 12-year-old car to almost 100 mpg! Here's how he did it. —Ed. » 6/14/10 1:00pm 6/14/10 1:00pm

ESPN: "$500 Craigslist Rally Car" Didn't Cost Much More Than $500

ESPN magazine talked to Bill Caswell, the man behind our $500 Craigslist rally car story, to get the skinny on what he needed to make it happen. He's also on the network's blog. Here's what it takes, kids. » 4/14/10 4:45pm 4/14/10 4:45pm

How A $500 Craigslist Car Beat $400K Rally Racers

Professional motorsport is a cold, hard place. If you want to run with the big dogs, you can't just build a car in your mom's garage and show up, right? Wrong. One guy did just that. Here's his amazing story. » 3/22/10 12:00pm 3/22/10 12:00pm