The USAF Can't Find A Downed Pilot And The Quiet Zone Might Be Why

An F-15C crashed earlier this morning in the mountains of western Virginia, and hours later, the pilot seems to have vanished without a trace. Part of the reason offered has been because it's so hard to communicate in that part of the country. But communications are silent in the National Radio Quiet Zone on purpose. » 8/27/14 5:00pm 32 minutes ago

I'm Taking The 2014 Ram Power Wagon On An Adventure, Ask Me Anything

The 2014 Ram Power Wagon is purported to be the most off-road capable work truck you can buy off a showroom floor. It lacks the dune-jumping legs of a Ford Raptor, but with 14.5" of ground clearance and electronically disconnecting sway bars it should be able to crawl over all the twigs you can find. » 8/27/14 4:42pm 51 minutes ago

How Much Does it Cost to Charge an Electric Car?

There are many reasons for considering making an electric car the next car you buy or lease. Besides the many environmental benefits, the promise of energy security, the silky-smooth driving experience with instant torque available without delay and low maintenance, one of the best characteristics of electric… » 8/27/14 3:40pm Today 3:40pm

Cheap, Fun, Off-Road Racing You Can Get In On: Bro-Lite Spec Rangers

Over the last few years, some enterprising Ultra4 racers have been trying to figure out how to get more people into off-road racing. For most, cost is the biggest barrier. Their solution is "Bro-Lites;" spec-built Ford Rangers that are cheap, easy to fix, and an absolute riot to run through a corn field. » 8/27/14 3:03pm Today 3:03pm

Ferrari F1 V10 Reloaded

The Italian Grand Prix is coming up next. How can you celebrate the days of the naturally aspirated, lightning fast V10-era of Formula 1? By unleashing some of the mightiest, World Champion Ferraris at Monza. » 8/27/14 2:48pm Today 2:48pm

Watch A GT-R Smash Into A Flock Of Seagulls (Not The Band) At 160MPH

I know in certain beach communities, we're quite popular with the seagull population, which is why I'm issuing this warning: I think some seagulls get hurt or possibly killed in this video. That GT-R is hauling a significant amount of metric ass when it impacts that seagull flock, and the results aren't great. » 8/27/14 2:08pm Today 2:08pm

Save Big on Motor Oil, $2 Grocery Hooks, Foam Floor Tiles [Deals]

Mobil is offering up to $12 off five quarts of motor oil (or $15 off oil and a filter) via a mail-in rebate. Walmart seems to have the best online prices on eligible items right now, but you can basically buy the oil from anywhere. If you see a better deal, let us know. » 8/27/14 1:45pm Today 1:45pm

The Pentagon's New Super Helmet For Soldiers Sucks, For Now

After 14 years of warfare that has been pock-marked with improvised explosive devices, the Pentagon has come up with a motorcycle-like infantry helmet that is meant to protect soldiers from both shrapnel and concussive blasts. Sadly, this new technology is anything but ready for combat. » 8/27/14 1:25pm Today 1:25pm