NASA's New Rocket Sled Looks Like A Lot Of Fun

This is NASA's latest project and it looks like a lot of fun. Built by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory at the US Naval Air Weapons Station at China Lake, California, this rocket sled on rails is designed "to replicate the forces a supersonic spacecraft would experience prior to landing." » 3/30/12 2:45pm 3/30/12 2:45pm

Economical Transportation For The Snowpocalypse

Need to get around during the Snowpocalypse but can't afford to shell out for a Honda S2000? This ski-sporting, track-equipped Nash Metropolitan could be just the thing for thrifty winter motoring. » 2/09/10 4:30pm 2/09/10 4:30pm

ALUMINUM UND SNOW!(?) The Q7 V12 TDI's Playful Cargo

Your intrepid in house hipster Davey G. covered the unbelievable precision of Seal unveiling the Audi Q7 V12 TDI last Sunday, but he left out a very important and improbable part: cargo room. Tucked into the boot of this 738 foot-pound monster of metal, plastic, rubber, glass and bleached calf skins was one of the… » 1/15/07 8:38am 1/15/07 8:38am