A subsidiary of construction equipment manufacturer Caterpillar cheated customers for years by doing unnecessary repairs to railcars, according to the Wall Street Journal. They also dumped brake shoes into the ocean to hide evidence in the case, the culmination of a years-long investigation.
“Porsches are fast,” they say. “Porsches are refined,” they claim. “Porsches have great handling,” they allege. Well, I just drove a Porsche for the first time, and I can say unequivocally: Porsches are none of those things. I’ve been living a lie.
Dad is mad. He has a tractor. He’s hitting the car with the tractor. Wow, dad. Really?
Most trikes are bad trikes, because they’re “I like to roll over” trikes. But this trike isn’t one of those trikes. It’s better than those trikes—because it’s bigger than those trikes.
Some general technical descriptions of cars are so associated with a particular company, it’s hard to imagine them existing in any other context. A four-wheel drive wagon with a flat-four front-mounted engine is hard to picture with any badge other than Subaru, right? That’s why it’s so weird this car was essentially…
What, you thought I was talking about a Porsche Junior driver? No, no. I love Carrera Cup as much as the next 911 fanatic, but think older. I don’t know if it’s the jet lag or what, but there’s nothing funnier in the world right now than Walter Röhrl setting a Nordschleife lap with the Porsche Junior tractor.
Remember a few months ago when we told you about the guy in Vermont who hopped into a farm tractor and used it to pancake seven police vehicles? Of course you do. Looks like he won't be standing trial after all, according to news station WPTZ.
Most of us are so brainwashed by the powerful truck-usage lobbies that we can't even consider any other options to moving things. Got a huge utility pole to move? Then you need a truck, right? But consider this: maybe you don't. This bunch of clever utility workers in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province of China sure as hell…
A Massachusetts man was arrested Wednesday for operating under the influence after doing donuts in a tractor in the middle of a main road.
We don't know how the smaller, older tractor got stuck in that ditch pulling that heavy trailer, but we do know that the larger, newer tractor did just about everything wrong to pull it free. Listen to that metal tear!
Working late night sucks; working late night outdoors in the cold is worse. Sometimes you just have to say screw this and take a break from clearing an icy parking lot and live out your Gymkhana fantasies with your tractor.
The automotive destruction you are looking at is the result of the collision between what used to be a car and a tractor in the the Orenburg region of Russia.
If you're going to try to rob someone, don't crash your getaway car into a tractor. And if you do, don't crash into the forklift end. And if you do crash into the forklift end, get out before the owner lifts your car.
The guards on tractor-trailers designed to stop the back of a truck full of 20-gallon mayonnaise drums from decapitating you in a rear-end collision are often worthless even in crashes as slow as 35 mph, according to insurance industry tests.
This eight wheel drive F15000 is the result of unholy matrimony between a Ford truck and a Massey Ferguson Tractor. The result is a massive caterpillar powered beast that's currently looking for a new owner.
Melvin Baker, a 79-year-old digger who loved his backhoe, had his dying wish fulfilled when his JCB backhoe was used to carry his coffin from the family home to the church. Ironically, he was cremated. [SWNS]
A 76-year-old Wyoming man was driving an antique tractor and, for some reason, failed to follow the directions of the parade he was in. At this point, as would be expected, the police had no choice but to taser him.
Why not play music to the idle of a chugging old Volvo tractor? It seems like your typical funny-for-30-seconds gag, but these crazy Swedes prove that the idea really works!