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Bad day at bank drive through leads to car flying through air

Bad day at bank drive through leads to car flying through air

Dashcams are a wonderful device to have hooked up inside your car. You never know what you might happen to catch with that little camera. It could be as simple as minor fender bender, as amazing as a massive meteor lighting up the sky, or a bit of crazy weather crossing your path. You might capture... read more

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Aston Martin Residences in Miami, Florida

Work on Aston Martin residential tower gets underway

Aston Martin's offerings include plenty of luxurious sports cars and track-honed machines, but the brand is diversifying its business into a new area: residential real... read more October 24, 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


 
Project Neptune created by Triton Submarines and Aston Martin

Are you ready for an Aston Martin...submarine?

If James Bond can have his submarine cars, why can't Aston Martin get in on the action? The British purveyor of gorgeous luxury sports cars has teamed up with the right... read more September 28, 2017 by


 
Illustration for the #Women2Drive campaign in Saudi Arabia

Female drivers to open larger car market for Saudi Arabia

Turns out if you prevent half your population from driving you also restrict your car market. Yesterday we reported that as of next June, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will... read more September 28, 2017 by


 
Saudi ban on female drivers to be lifted

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on female drivers, finally

It’s hard to believe that in this day and age women are forbidden from driving in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Well, that’s finally set to change as the oil-rich... read more September 27, 2017 by


 
Frangivento Asfané Charlotte Roadster - Image via Motor1

Italian firm unveils bizarre supercar complete with built-in fish tank

As proof positive that not every supercar originating from Italy is a masterpiece of design, behold the oddball Asfané Charlotte Roadster from Frangivento. It’s... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
Dario Franchitti and Scott Dixon - IZOD IndyCar Series photo LAT/USA

Scott Dixon, Dario Franchitti robbed at Indianapolis Taco Bell

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is in a pretty rough neighborhood. Don't believe me? Ask Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti. Hours after Dixon claimed the pole position for the... read more May 22, 2017 by


 
1896 Arnold Benz Motor Carriage alleged to be first car to be caught speeding

First car ever caught speeding to be displayed in the UK

This 1896 Arnold Benz Motor Carriage is largely held to be the very first car to receive a speeding ticket, and it's headed for the Concours of Elegance at Hampton Palace... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
Malcolm Bricklin

Malcolm Bricklin’s next venture is to get car dealers to invest in...art galleries

Malcolm Bricklin is almost 80, but he’s still full of ideas it seems. His latest concept is selling art using an inventory system much like that of a car dealer... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
Golf-ball sized hail rained down on Colorado

This is what golf ball-sized hail does to your car

Hail is frozen precipitation that can fall during a thunderstorm. Typically you'll find hailstones that arrive to the ground showing up no larger than a quarter of an inch in... read more May 15, 2017 by


 
Wife surprised her husband with his dream car; a McLaren 650S

Wife surprises husband with McLaren 650S

My wife once surprised me with tickets to see my favorite band playing a concert in my favorite ballpark. It was an amazing gift, an amazing show, and I am very happy that my... read more April 29, 2017 by


 
Audi Lunar Quattro featured in ‘Alien: Covenant’

Look out for the Audi Lunar Quattro in “Alien: Covenant”

There’s a race on to land a new rover on the moon. The race is the latest initiative in Google’s X Prize program designed to spur technological development for... read more April 28, 2017 by


 
Nissan Rogue Dogue Project

Nissan Rogue Dogue Project is one for the dogs

Nissan isn't only concerned about hauling human passengers from point A to B, it wants man's best friend to be just as safe and secure when traveling the open road. That's... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
Porsche 918 Spyder maintenance - Image via Reddit user USBROOKS

Porsche 918 Spyder service looks like a technician’s worst nightmare

Routine maintenance and service visits for the Porsche 918 Spyder sure do look like a breeze...in the utmost opposite sense of the idea. With a 4.6-liter V-8 engine and two... read more April 10, 2017 by


 
Ferrari 458 Italia Milan police car

Mafia’s confiscated Ferrari 458 turned into police car

Italian police in Milan have a message for youngsters when it comes to a life of crime: don’t get involved. And what better way to spread said message than with a heavy... read more April 5, 2017 by


 
 

 
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