Why Texas' Insanely Fast 85 MPH Speed Limit Isn't A Big Deal

I shift into fifth gear and hit 70 mph as I merge onto the State Highway 130 toll road east of Austin. The speed limit on this road is 80 mph, so that's where I stop accelerating until a Chevy Tahoe packed with children passes me in the left lane, probably doing around 90. Then I decide to push the accelerator a bit… » 9/09/12 12:00pm 9/09/12 12:00pm

The Greatest Ad For A Lawyer In The History Of Lawyering

Nothing says American freedom like destroying a car. So if you're a freedom loving American who wants a freedom loving lawyer to defend your freedom, look no further than Austin, Texas-based criminal defense attorney Adam Reposa. » 9/05/12 10:00am 9/05/12 10:00am

How A Ford Concept Vehicle Became A Real-Life Tornado Rescue Truck

After unveiling its tough looking rescue themed show truck at the Chicago Auto Show in February, NewScope Marketing was ready to continue parading it around the country, looking tough. But then a tornado ripped through Arlington, Texas, and a local fire department needed all the help it could get cleaning up the mess. » 5/02/12 12:30pm 5/02/12 12:30pm