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Mean Metal Motors M-Zero

Mean Metal Motors Aims To Create India's First Supercar

A supercar from every country? Why not? Let's see what the various nations of the world can produce when it comes to the topic of high-speed, high-attention automobiles. Next up on the list could be India, as a young man named Sarthak Paul has a vision of what that Indian-bred supercar could be... read more

October 26, 2015 by
 
1954 Mercedes-Benz W196 driven by Juan Manuel Fangio

Fangio's Body To Be Exhumed For DNA Test

You can call him El Chueco. You can call him El Maestro. You should probably just call him Mr. Fangio. Juan Manual Fangio is one of the greatest racing drivers of all time... read more July 13, 2015 by


 
Woman Reunited With Corvette After 43 Years

Woman Reunited With C3 Corvette After 43 Years: Video

In 1972, a Georgia woman got a job in an office and was earning her first real paychecks. She was 19 years old at the time, had started to save up, and she decided to splurge... read more July 2, 2015 by


 
Audi Lunar Quattro developed for Google Lunar X Prize

Audi Joins Moon Mission

There’s a high-stakes X Prize competition running, and this one’s to the moon—literally. We’re taking, of course, about the Google Lunar X Prize... read more June 26, 2015 by


 
Audi dealership in U.K. where floor collapsed - Image via Paul Scoins

Floor Collapses At Audi Dealer And Sends 20 Cars Crashing Down

An Audi dealership in the U.K. was the unfortunate scene of a floor collapse that caused 20 cars to crash through the floor and into the shop area below. The showroom floor... read more June 3, 2015 by


 
U.S. Navy drunk driving deterrence display

Man Considered "Too Drunk" Is Acquitted of Hit & Run Charge

"If your drunken memory causes you a fit, you must acquit." Okay so we made that line up, but we're not making up any bit of the rest of this seemingly insane story. An... read more June 3, 2015 by


 
Apple Watch Driver

Watch Out: Driver Fined For Changing Songs Via Apple Watch

That didn't take long. The Apple Watch isn't even available in stores yet—only early adopters who preordered have one—and a Canadian man has already been ticketed... read more May 29, 2015 by


 
Catalin Alexandre Duru on his homemade hoverboard

Man Sets Guinness World Record With Homemade Hoverboard: Video

Move over, Marty McFly. Canadian engineer Catalin Alexandru Duru has set a new world record for the furthest distance traveled on a hoverboard, and unlike McFly’s board... read more May 27, 2015 by


 
Car Sing-A-Long

Car Sing-A-Long Turns Into Blown Tire Ride-A-Long: Video

You've been there before... you're in the car with some good friends, and one of your favorite tunes comes on. What do you do? You all sing along and belt out that tune... read more May 26, 2015 by


 
Truck Driven Through House

It's Not Illegal To Drive Your Own Truck Through Your Own House

Have you ever been so angry that you wanted to smash something? What if that something was your house? The why in this case isn't as important and impressive as the how... read more May 19, 2015 by


 
California 666 Plate

Satan Is My Co-Pilot: California DMV Down With Demonic Plates

The idea that California's DMV has Satanic sympathies won't come as a surprise to any residents of the Golden State. But you'd imagine the widely reviled agency would at... read more May 6, 2015 by


 
1967 Ministry of Technology mobile cinema. Image via eBay.

One Of 7 Mobile Cinemas Up For Sale

What is a mobile cinema? Why should you care? I’ll answer the second question first: because it’s one of just 7 ever built, and it’s awesome. ALSO SEE... read more April 28, 2015 by


 
Three Girls One Truck

Three Girls, One Truck: Two Face DUI, One Hospitalized After Freeway Fall

As the headline implies, the incident which occurred earlier this week in Lincoln County, Oklahoma was fairly complicated. ALSO SEE: Fast And Furious 8 Confirmed For 2017... read more April 24, 2015 by


 
Lunch meat variety plate. Image via U.S. Dept. of Agriculture on Flickr under CC BY 2.0.

Raw Deal: Trucker Ripped Off In 'Inadvertent' Meat-For-Crack Trade

When a tractor trailer full of lunch meat goes missing—which we're going to guess has happened, in human history, at least once previously—most folks aren't going... read more April 22, 2015 by


 
Driving Dogs

Dogs "Drive" Away With Owner's Pontiac Vibe

A pair of dogs decided to go for a bit of a joy ride when their Yarmouth, Nova Scotia owner walked away from a car they were in. A few onlookers noticed a Pontiac Vibe slowly... read more April 22, 2015 by


 
Toyota Prius navigation screen

Car Thief Captured After Programming Home Address Into GPS

So you’ve decided to live a life of crime. You steal cars, and you use stolen cars to go steal other cars. You’re not a good person. If you’re Donnie Jaydon... read more April 15, 2015 by


 
 

 
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