• NASA Mars rover concept

    NASA isn't in the business of building cars, but it does have a new concept vehicle it wants to show the world. The vehicle is a conceptual Mars rover meant to inspire younger generations to learn and support the agency's mission to send Earthlings to Mars one day, according to CBS News. As conceptual as it is, some of its features may make their way to manned mission vehicles in the future. Parker Brothers Concepts built the Mars rover, which features a 700-volt battery to power the onboard electric motor. Charging occurs via solar panels. Inside, the rover seats four and the rear...

  • Ford Shelby FP350S
    Ford Performance reveals track-only Shelby FP350S

    Looking for a turnkey race car to run in Trans Am, NASA, or SCCA? Look no further than your local Ford parts counter where you will soon be able to order up the Shelby FP350S. This Ford Performance product, which isn't legal for the street, was shown today at the 2016 Performance Racing Industry...

  • Astronaut Alan Shepard (center) with GM reps and his 1962 Corvette
    This Saturday, Chevrolet Celebrates Corvettes & Astronauts

    Most of the past week's headlines have been dominated by news about disastrous storms in the Deep South, flooding in the Midwest, and of course, the death of Osama bin Laden. But in the middle of all that, there's another important story that's been overlooked by many media outlets: yesterday...

  • GM and NASA's Robonaut 2 droid
    GM And NASA To Launch R2 Robonaut Into Space

    The GM and NASA co-developed space robot will be joining the International Space Station.

  • 1973 photo of a Chrysler-built Saturn 1B rocket.
    Chrysler Teams With NASA For Advanced Technology Sharing

    The partnership will see NASA technology used to improve Chrysler vehicles, and vice versa.

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