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A homemade water trike that can hit 160 mph in four seconds

Homemade water-powered trike can do 0-160 in under 4 seconds

Water is an incredibly powerful thing. Most of the time we observe it still, be it sitting in your drinking glass or while staring at a vast calm ocean. When put to work, however, water is a mighty tool. It can be used for cutting. The ocean can rise up and ruin entire cities. It can be used to... read more

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Teaser for Nissan concept debuting at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Nissan hints at electric SUV concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Nissan has released a video teasing a new concept car set to debut next week at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show. The concept will embody Nissan’s Intelligent Mobility... read more October 19, 2017 by


 
Teen converts truck to resemble emergency vehicle - Image via Seven News, Australia

Teen builds own emergency truck, responds to distress calls

Many kids dream of joining the police force or becoming a firefighter, though most normally wait until adulthood before fulfilling it. That isn’t the case for a... read more October 19, 2017 by


 
Thrust SSC world land-speed record run

Learn what it takes for a car to break the sound barrier

In 1997, the Thrust SSC team landed a world record when its car set the world land-speed record of 763 mph. But, taking a car like the Thrust SSC to speeds above 700 mph... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Mazda NA Miata Restoration Program

Evolution of virtue: How Mazda Miata became purist's sports car

The Mazda Miata remains a go-to choice for those seeking a no-frills driving experience today. Over four generations, the Miata may have gained and lost various facets of... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Engineering Explained's Honda S2000 on the dyno

Why dyno numbers might not be something to boast about

Taking your car to a dyno is often a great way to produce bragging rights, especially after installing various aftermarket modifications. Following the results owners often... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
What a self-driving car sees

Say, what can you see? How self-driving cars view roads

When a self-driving car boots up and takes in the world around it, its vision is nothing like what a human driver finds familiar. Instead, a self-driving car uses data... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Apollo Intensa Emozione

Apollo Intensa Emozione supercar to be revealed October 24

Supercar startup Apollo has confirmed that its much-hyped Intensa Emozione, or IE for short, will be unveiled in Italy on October 24. Apollo is the Chinese-backed... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Mitsubishi Re-Model A centennial project

1917 Mitsubishi refitted with modern Outlander plug-in hybrid powertrain

What's old is new again, at least at Mitsubishi. The three-diamond brand is celebrating its centennial this year. To mark the occasion, the brand tapped West Coast Customs to... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
A Ferrari 330 P4 RCR kit car

Would you daily that? RCR-built Ferrari 330 P4 replica

Let's get this out of the way first: Yes, we know it's a kit car. This Ferrari 330 P4 RCR is a pretty good kit though, and it looks like it would be a lot of fun to thrash... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 is a carbon-fiber bodied 600-horsepower hybrid coupe

Volvo was among the first automakers to announce intentions to phase out the internal combustion engine and move to a purely electrified portfolio of cars. In the process... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Toyota Concept-i series, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Toyota tackles future mobility with Concept-i trio

Toyota at next week’s 2017 Tokyo Motor Show will preview a potential future for mobility with a trio of concepts. The automaker’s vision for the future is one... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives his father Monte Carlo stock car Photo: Amy Earnhardt

Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives fitting NASCAR retirement present

The 2017 NASCAR Cup Series will be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final season after he announced his retirement earlier this year. Through Earnhardt Jr.'s 18 seasons and more than 600... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Engineering Explained walks us through self-healing paint protection

How protective car film works

Most people aren't willing to grab a brass brush and drag it across a body panel on their fresh, clean car. Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained is here to do just that to... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
McLaren P1 GTR vs Ferrari FXX K

It's McLaren P1 GTR and Ferrari FXX K track time

When two hypercars take to the track to stretch their legs, it's time to put down everything and strap in for the ride. Today, it's the McLaren P1 GTR and the Ferrari FXX K... read more October 15, 2017 by


 
First-generation Dodge Viper

Learn how Lamborghini helped engineer the Dodge Viper's V-10

The Dodge Viper has once again departed the automotive landscape, but it won't be forgotten anytime soon. Why? Because it represented one of the purest sports cars a Detroit... read more October 14, 2017 by


 
 

 
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