Watch The Hennessey Venom GT Hit A World Record 270.49 MPH At NASA

How much track do you need to become the 'fastest production car' in the world? If you're behind the wheel of the Hennessey Venom GT going 270+ mph you have to go where NASA landed freaking space shuttles. » 2/24/14 12:35pm 2/24/14 12:35pm

The Ten Weirdest Automotive World Records

Records are meant to be broken. And whether that record is eating pizza or putting 28 gymnasts in a Mini Cooper, all are equally important and impressive. These are the 10 wildest automotive world records. » 1/22/14 11:00am 1/22/14 11:00am

This Student-Built Car Is The Fastest Accelerating Electric Car Ever

There is a very elite group of cars that get to 62 mph from standing in less than three seconds. There is one car that can get to 62 in 2.13 seconds. It's not a Bugatti Veyron, either. It's an electric car built by a team of Dutch students. Incredible. » 10/02/13 1:47pm 10/02/13 1:47pm

Watch A Twin-Turbo Ford GT Hit 257.7 MPH In One Mile

Texas doesn't have four seasons. Texas has two: Hot and not-hot. Twice a year during the not-hot times gearheads gather on a long strip of concrete to see who can blast the fastest standing-mile time. This weekend's running of The Texas Mile brought out a Hennessey-tuned Twin-Turbo Ford GT that ripped a spectacular… » 3/26/12 10:15am 3/26/12 10:15am

Land Rover Defender Crosses Bering Strait From Russia To Alaska

As part of an amazing trip from the UK to Alaska, a British farmer crossed the 56-mile-wide Bering Strait in his Land Rover. The 2007 Defender 110 was the latest vehicle in a development process that began back in 2004. Two giant flotation devices were fitted to each side of the SUV, which had been stripped down to the … » 8/25/08 3:40pm 8/25/08 3:40pm