Range Rover Finally Has Tailgate Bondage Seats 

The new top-of-the-line Range Rover, the $200,000+ SVAutobiography (via Land Rover's SVO division), is a 543 HP rolling bank vault of luxury and weaponized swank. More importantly, it finally has a way for the 1% to be able to really sit back and enjoy a cockfight parking lot tailgate, with this amazing 'Event… » 3/30/15 10:05pm 3/30/15 10:05pm

Canadians Start 28,000-Mile Voyage In Veggie-Fueled Van, Attempt World Record

A pair of Canadian environmentalists have embarked on a four-month journey to break the Guinness World Record for "longest journey by a car using alternative fuel" by traveling 45,000 km (27,961 miles) across North America in a Japanese-import Mitsubishi Delica 4x4 van converted to run on waste vegetable oil (WVO/SVO)… » 12/01/08 2:30pm 12/01/08 2:30pm

Ford To Bring Mustang SVO Badge Back For 2010 With 300 HP Eco-Boosted Four-Cylinder

We've now heard from a second source that Ford is readying a return to the 2010 Ford Mustang of a badge familiar to malaise-era muscle car fan-boys — the Mustang SVO. Just like the original limited edition mid-eighties Mustang was all about merging power performance with fuel efficiency — we're hearing similar… » 7/03/08 8:00am 7/03/08 8:00am

Brown Gold! Canadians to Turn Diapers Into Diesel

You might want to hold off on veg-ifying your Mercedes 300TD wagon, as the new source of waste-based energy may be coming from your kid's day care. Engineers at a company called AMEC are working to use a process called pyrolysis to break down dirty diapers into a cheap synthetic diesel fuel that would cost only 50… » 11/19/07 11:30am 11/19/07 11:30am

The Late, Lamented Mustang SVO: Ford Attempts Formula SUPER POTENTIAL!

What was the coolest of the Fox-body Mustangs? Without a doubt, it's the SVO. Obviously threatened by the birth of the Mitsubishi Starion, Ford decided to take the fabulous Mitsubishi on using its own formula: slightly-over-two-litre turbocharged I4, sport tuned suspension Space Shuttle-look exterior components, etc.… » 2/21/07 1:45pm 2/21/07 1:45pm