Video: Corvette racing series, Episode 3: Sebring

Corvette Racing managed to snag third and fourth place in GT2 at the ALMS 12 Hours of Sebring, beginning a much-anticipated racing season for Chevrolet. Now the team has released the third installment in its coverage of the buildup to the season and Corvette Racing's fortunes. [Autoblog] » 4/01/11 11:01am 4/01/11 11:01am

Video of Japanese fighter jet base swamped by tsunami

Earlier this morning, we showed you an amazing photo of a swamped Japanese F-2A fighter jet. Now there's video of the damage done to it — and 17 others — at its air base.
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Volvo's 660-Pound Electric Battery Gets a Crash Test

What happens when a 660-pound electric car battery hits an offset wall while traveling at 40 mph? Not much, to be honest with you. Still, things crashing—in slow motion! » 1/17/11 10:15am 1/17/11 10:15am

Snow Is No Match for this Russian Lego Crawler

The Stilzkin Indrik is hearty, tracked and an eye-catching shade of orange. And as we can see in the inspirational video (complete with music from the birthland), she's also a fully-functioning hauler that can drag considerable weight in her wake. » 1/03/11 6:20pm 1/03/11 6:20pm

Watch Lightcycles Joust (Yes, Joust) in Daft Punk's First Tron Music…

Click to viewThe Tron trailer, perfection. The music video for the lead single off of Daft Punk's Tron soundtrack? Perfection, with a dash of digital techno funk. And jousting lightcycles, and Olivia Wilde, and 'k gotta go watch it again bye. » 12/11/10 8:04pm 12/11/10 8:04pm

Manhattan Balloon UFOs Spotted Over El Paso

Did the recent Manhattan UFOs migrate south to El Paso? Side-by-side evidence presented in this video suggests the answer is yes! Or it's just "air show maneuvers" being practiced in the middle of the night. Yeah, right. [ufohunter via TDW] » 10/17/10 7:42pm 10/17/10 7:42pm

Attacking Pikes Peak In A 800HP Turbo Ford Fiesta RallyCross

Crank the volume, sit back and watch as Marcos Gronholm and Timo Alanne attack the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb's 12.42 miles and 156 turns in their 800 HP 2009 Ford Fiesta RallyCross. (Hat tip to Joshua!) » 7/23/09 4:30pm 7/23/09 4:30pm

Is Kyle Sarasin Better Than Ken Block?

Up-and-coming rally driver Kyle Sarasin shows off his entertaining and skillful drifts while practicing at his home gymkhana fields in Michigan. Some say he's better than Ken Block. Others say he's an ass. What do you think? » 7/13/09 3:00pm 7/13/09 3:00pm

Stupid Thief Tries Stealing Car, Forgets How To Drive A Manual

If you're going to try and steal a car, first and foremost make sure it's not a bait car. Secondly, it might help if you knew how to drive a manual transmission. » 7/09/09 5:45pm 7/09/09 5:45pm

New Nissan GT-R Attacks 'Ring, Bests Previous Time

Nissan wasn't able to best the Corvette ZR1's 7:26.4 Nurburgring lap time, but Godzilla did bring the hurt with a lap time of 7:26.7 run on April 23, 2009. Now we've now got in-car video proof. » 7/09/09 4:00pm 7/09/09 4:00pm

15 Lamborghini Super Trofeo GTRs Provide Heavenly Soundtrack

The Lamborghini Super Trofeo series offers up 15 Lamborghini LP560-4 GTRs, 150 cylinders pumping out a glorious soundtrack and 8,550 combined bull-power tearing up the track. Are you ready for a sublime aural experience? » 7/08/09 3:20pm 7/08/09 3:20pm

Most Recent Lamborghini Gallardo BBQ Now With Video

Not content with still imagery of burning supercars, we've dug up some juicy footage of that extra crispy, molotov cocktail-esque Lamborghini Gallardo that we delightfully brought you yesterday. Flaming exotic number 20, we salute you. » 7/07/09 5:30pm 7/07/09 5:30pm

A Blast Into Space And The Amazing Fall Back To Earth

Take a ride to the edge of space with space shuttle Atlantis, following along with cameras mounted to the solid rocket boosters, then watch as they disengage and free fall all the way back to Earth. » 7/07/09 3:30pm 7/07/09 3:30pm

Freight Train Battles Tornado, Loses

An epic battle of superior strength and endurance ensues as Mother Nature's devastatingly windy beast takes on one of man's most unstoppable forces, an 1880 ton, 12 car freight train. Full report on the aftermath below. » 7/06/09 1:00pm 7/06/09 1:00pm

Kiwis Remind Us To Drive Safely With Bleeding Billboard

A billboard erected in New Zealand to remind motorists to change their driving to match weather conditions has a child's face that bleeds when it rains. Better yet, it ran during Easter and the Jewish holiday of Passover. » 7/06/09 10:00am 7/06/09 10:00am

World Of Warcraft Freakout Kid Freaks Out Over Pickup Truck

We'd be pretty disappointed if our parents owned a lifted Topkick, H2 and a Challenger SRT8 — then for our sixteenth birthday they gave us a spray-painted rusted Chevy S-10 pickup. But would we freak out like the WoW freakout kid? » 7/03/09 8:30am 7/03/09 8:30am

Cage Match: 562 HP Camaro HPE550 Vs 540 HP Shelby GT500

Hennessey's supercharged, 562 HP Camaro HPE550 was built as a high-performance substitute for the now-defunct Camaro Z28, but how's it compare to the mean, factory-tuned 540 HP supercharged 2010 Shelby Mustang GT500? Let's find out. [Inside Line] » 7/02/09 1:45pm 7/02/09 1:45pm

Top Gear Abuses Lamborghini LP670-4 SV In Abu Dhabi Desert

During Sunday's episode of Top Gear, Richard Hammond let loose for a spirited drive through the Abu Dhabi desert, drag racing a Mercedes-McLaren SLR 722 in Sant'Agata's newest "snot-nosed kid," the raucous Lamborghini LP670-4 SV. » 6/30/09 1:00pm 6/30/09 1:00pm

2012 Movie Trailer Promises Stunt Flying And Bentleys Jumping

If you missed Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen this past weekend, robogasmic warfare wasn't the only mankind-threatening destruction you would have seen. 2012 promises apocalyptic Bentley-jumping, aircraft carrier-capsizing and falling skyscraper-avoiding stunt flying. » 6/29/09 4:30pm 6/29/09 4:30pm

The Best Way To Get Around NYC, McFly-Style

These rollerblading kids seem to have found the best and cheapest way to cruise through the taxi-packed streets of NYC. Well, until one of them falls off and breaks their face. » 6/26/09 3:45pm 6/26/09 3:45pm