Fun Stuff

 
Tesla Model S U-2 spy plane chase car

Tesla Model S tapped as U-2 spy plane chase car

The Lockheed U-2 spy plane is no easy plane to pilot—especially during takeoff and landings. This is because the plane is extremely sensitive to crosswinds and has a tendency to lift even when the spoilers and flaps are set for descent. The latter forces the pilot to stall the plane to get it... read more

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An Audi RS6 modified to look like the Mutt Cutts mobile from Dumb & Dumber

Someone turned an Audi RS 6 into the "Dumb and Dumber" Mutt Cutts van

The original Mutt Cutts van started life as a Ford Econoline. Word has it the particular model was a 1984 Econline, before it donned the shag and was transformed into an... read more July 12, 2017 by


 
Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE Soapbox Racer

Aston Martin created the coolest soapbox racer: a mini Vantage GTE

Motorsport encompasses so many different kinds of racing that, often times, some get lost in the shuffle. Soapbox racing is certainly one that gets overlooked, but Aston... read more July 11, 2017 by


 
Volvo helps a 3-year-old set a new unboxing record

A 3-year-old just set a world record for the largest unboxing, of a Volvo truck

If you've been reading Motor Authority for some time, you know how we feel about Volvo Trucks. The marketing team over there always works hard to produce entertaining... read more July 11, 2017 by


 
Supercar meetup with Pagani, Ferrari, McLaren cars

Supercar gathering gives new meaning to the phrase 'car meet'

We're all familiar with what a car meet is. Maybe a handful of friends or a small community get together with their cars and hang out somewhere local. That's all fine and... read more June 6, 2017 by


 
Cars shooting flames at the Nürburgring

A cavalcade of cars caught spitting hot fire at the 'Ring

When a car spits flames out of its exhaust, it's either very cool or a sign that things are about to go wrong. For 99 percent of the above video, the footage and action falls... read more May 15, 2017 by


 
5,000 horsepower shot of nitrous

Here's what a 5,000-horsepower shot of nitrous looks like

Drag strip loss got you down? There's a quick remedy for that: nitrous oxide. But how much? How does a shot of nitrous worth about 5,000 horsepower sound? That's sure to do... read more May 12, 2017 by


 
2017 Honda Civic

The tenth-generation Honda Civic has a seriously cool Easter egg

Plenty of automakers like to throw a little something special into their vehicles, but sometimes, it can take a bit of searching before a hidden trait reveals itself. Take... read more May 8, 2017 by


 
Sim Racing

Behold the evolution of sim racing

Donut Media has put together a sublime tour of sim racing through the ages, beginning with 1983's "Chequered Flag" and strutting right up to this year's "Project Cars 2."... read more April 25, 2017 by


 
Colin Furze builds the world's fastest bumper car

The world's fastest bumper car can hit 100 mph

Bumper cars are designed to move about slowly. You need them to be engineered this way otherwise a bumper car ride would end with plenty of whiplash, tears, and probably some... read more April 21, 2017 by


 
Ferrari Land opens in Spain

Ferrari Land opens in Spain

Are you looking for a vacation but also want to find a way to work in your love for the racing team that pulls at your tifosi heart strings? We have a new destination for... read more April 17, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon debuting at 2017 New York auto show

Speak of the devil: deciphering the 2018 Dodge Demon teasers

Dodge may have successfully carried out the industry's longest teaser campaign surrounding the 2018 Challenger SRT Demon. Over the course of three months, the muscle brand... read more April 14, 2017 by


 
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

The Demon has a ringtone, and so does the Mustang GT

You know what was cool about 10 years ago? Custom ringtones. You know what's cool right now? Massive amounts of horsepower. If you've been paying any attention you'll know... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
Toyota Hilux Tonka concept

Toyota Hilux Tonka concept is for the inner child in all of us

North Americans may not be well acquainted with the Toyota Hilux, but elsewhere in the world it’s been a pickup truck staple since its inception decades ago. And Toyota... read more April 4, 2017 by


 
Scene from 'Car sharing, Porsche style' video

Porsche tackles car sharing… with a twist

Car sharing is all the rage these days, especially as younger generations flock back into cities and ditch car ownership for other means of transportation. Many automakers... read more April 3, 2017 by


 
Fast and Furious

'Fast and Furious' franchise has wreaked over half a billion dollars in damage

“The Fast and Furious” franchise is known for its cars, high-octane stunts, and the serious wreckage that results from the combination of the two. We take the... read more March 31, 2017 by


 
 

 
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