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World's fastest Smart ForTwo boasts 1,500 hp jet engine

"World's fastest" Smart car has 1,500-horsepower jet engine: Video

Engine swaps into Smart ForTwos aren't all that uncommon, but there's a special kind of absurdity with this one's 1,500-horsepower, helicopter-sourced jet engine. Technically, Mike West's Smart car wasn't the recipient of an engine swap since it retains its stock unit for on-road driving. Instead... read more

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Two grandmas, one Lambo

Two grannies, one Lamborghini: Video

Would you do a double-take if you saw two elderly women cruising down the street in a souped-up Lamborghini Murcielago? We'd probably do a triple-take, just to figure out... read more March 4, 2016 by


 
Gymkhana Eight set in Dubai

Gymkhana Eight: Ken Block takes us on a wild ride in Dubai

It was about time that Dubai, the ultimate land of excess, hosted wild rally driver Ken Block's Gymkhana. After all, what high performance motorsports pushes the limits more?... read more March 2, 2016 by


 
Lamborghini Diablo VT Snow Donuts

Lamborghini Diablo Owner Plays With The White Stuff: Video

Doing donuts in the snow is one of life's great joys. It's fun doing reverse donuts with a Honda Civic, all-wheel-drive slides with a Subaru WRX, and rear-wheel-drive snow... read more February 25, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model S for kids by Radio Flyer

Radio Flyer Makes A Tesla Model S For Kids: Video

The Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S is undoubtedly a popular car, apparently even with kids. Radio Flyer teamed up with Tesla to make a pint-sized Model S for a slightly... read more February 17, 2016 by


 
Chrysler Pacific Hellcat sketch - Image via Ralph Gilles

Here’s How A Chrysler Pacifica Hellcat Might Have Looked

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] has no plans to drop its supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V-8, aka the Hellcat, into the engine bay of the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
Miniature Paper V8 Engine

Tiny Working V-8 Engine Crafted From... Paper: Video

Building an engine is a great way to get in tune with a vehicle. To really dig in and understand its guts. You learn what makes it tick, and what makes it go. Building a... read more January 21, 2016 by


 
Max Verstappen pilots a Red Bull Racing F1 car in the Austrian alps

Watch A Red Bull F1 Car Hit The Slopes: Video

The Austrian Alps isn’t exactly a place you’d expect to see a Formula One car but that’s exactly what skiers at the legendary Streif ski course in Kitzbuhel... read more January 15, 2016 by


 
Lego Mustang Set

Lego And Ford Team Up To Release Mustang, F-150 Raptor Sets

In an odd trick of science, it turns out there there is nothing more painful than stepping on a Lego. Now, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] and Lego have found a way to make that... read more January 13, 2016 by


 
Scalextric SPECTRE Set

Tiny Aston Martin Vs Tiny Jaguar Means Scalextric Fun: Video

You're never going to drive the Aston Martin DB10. Even if you had the money to afford an Aston, you can't buy the DB10. Same goes with the Jaguar CX-75. Both are concept... read more January 7, 2016 by


 
Youabian Puma

Purchase The Puma And Descend Deeper Into Millionaire Madness: Video

The Youabian Puma. It's a vehicle that made headlines for a number of reasons when it launched at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show. What you're looking at is the Lumpy Space... read more January 6, 2016 by


 
Jet-Powered Go Kart

Jet-Powered Go-Kart Is Your Ticket Into The Void

Unless it's Boeing, we ain't going. In this case, we're in luck because that's precisely which company built the engine powering a go-kart that's popped up on Craigslist... read more January 4, 2016 by


 
Best supercar sounds of 2015

Ring In The New Year With The Best Supercar Sounds Of 2015: Video

As you get ready to go out and celebrate the start of the new year, here’s a video to bring your octane levels to the max. It’s a compilation made by YouTube user... read more December 31, 2015 by


 
Ford GT snap-together model

Ford GT Snap Kits Will Be Free To Kids At Detroit Auto Show

Want a Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT but know that you won't be able to afford one? Well, at least your kid can get one free, albeit in 1/25 scale. Kids visiting the Ford... read more December 30, 2015 by


 
Fire breathing Nissan GT-R playing in the snow

Fire Breathing Nissan GT-R Plays In The Snow: Video

Just imagine getting the keys to a Nissan GT-R during the holiday season. We know we’d run out and do exactly what the driver in this video from YouTube user Vehicle... read more December 25, 2015 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Santa Class

Mercedes Unveils New Models Just In Time For Christmas

If you haven’t finished your Christmas shopping yet, Mercedes-Benz may be able to help. The automaker has unveiled three new cars, each of which would make a welcome... read more December 24, 2015 by


 
 

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