Mercedes-Benz kept the SLR McLaren around for a solid eight years. The SLS AMG hasn't even been around for five, but already Benz is preparing to roll out its next sports car. We've been anticipating the arrival of the new Mercedes-AMG...Show More Summary
Jaguar has launched a new teaser for the XE, ahead of the compact sedan’s official unveiling on September 8th, 2014. Much like the Land Rover Discovery Sport’s interior teaser video, which ties the company’s future with that of the space program, the new XE footage revolves around the Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows aerobatic team. Show More Summary
Now that the Hellcat engine and its 707 horsepower has been introduced, it’s safe to say the 2015 Challenger is the most powerful, factory-build muscle car. But while the ink is still wet on the Challenger Hellcat and its outstanding performance figures, a brand-new concept is here to give Chrysler’s muscle car a totally new meaning. Show More Summary
One of the most infamous traits of the already pretty infamous Aston Martin Lagonda was its then-revolutionary CRT-based dashboard. Real computer raster displays on the dash, all the way back in 1986. These were incredibly unreliable, and were abandoned quickly, but I think they're fascinating. Read more...
How much of the history of this 1917 Packard Twin Six motorhome for sale on Hemmings.com is reliable fact, we don’t know – the Pickwick Stages were named for their departure point in San Diego, not for any family, after all – but the motorhome itself is compelling, looking more like a Pullman sleeper inside […]
Bill Brownlie, Briggs Design for Packard Clipper. Circa 1952, Airbrush proposal for mid 1950s Clipper. Signed: Brownlie Everyone can appreciate a beautiful new automobile as it sits, gleaming, on the showroom floor. But true car guys and gals are fascinated with all aspects of that car, including how it came to be designed and built. […]
1941 Crosley Pick-up Delivery. Photos courtesy Peach Auction Sales. Crosleys don’t turn up at auction all that often, so seeing three of them cross the block at a single sale is indeed noteworthy. Factor in a pair of American Bantam Roadsters, and the net result is a full house of microcar goodness, to be offered […]
This Hudson Cab Pickup appeared in the September 2001 issue of Hemmings Motor News. From the seller’s description: 1946 Hudson Super Six pickup, finished in beautiful slate grey with black interior, this rarest of rare, southern rust-free...Show More Summary
One of the perks involved with being back in Austin — besides amazing tacos, beer, barbecue and generally cheaper everything — is that one of America's top race tracks happens to be in my backyard. It's a good feeling. Read more...
Belgian photographer Bruno Brokken is in critical condition after having 396 gallons of water dropped on him from a firefighting plane at a height of only 22 feet near Girona, Spain. That's thousands of pounds of water. Read more...
Here are some photos from OppositeLock from a recent Cars and Coffee in Portland, Oregon and... holy crap, is that a Noble M400? I love those. Also a Ferrark Read more...
If you ask a lot of driving enthusiasts, they'll tell you that speed bumps are annoying across the board. Most community organizations, however, would argue the opposite. And as with so many other things, the most effective and mutually tolerable path lies somewhere in the middle. Show More Summary
Chevrolet will help restore three of the Corvettes that were damaged in a sinkhole earlier this year.
The Dart's efficiency-boosting nine-speed auto has been delayed until the compact's mid-2016 refresh.
It’s been a while since we last heard from Swiss tuner Mansory. So we were admittedly caught by surprise when the tuner sent us details of its new aftermarket program. We’ve gotten used to Mansory building insane-looking kits for supercars we forgot that it’s equally adept in dressing up SUVs like the Range Rover Sport. Show More Summary
The Federal Aviation Administration is currently seeking comments on a proposed "hangar rule" which seeks to restrict the use of hangars on airport property for the storage and maintenance of flyable aircraft. However, the nation's largest keeper of vintage planes would be put in jeopardy by the proposal. Read more...
If you’ve been to Istanbul, you’ll know that it’s riot of color. The bazaars and basilicas are an assault on the retinas, in the best possible way. So it’s surprising to discover that this cool and understated Yamaha SR500 comes from the city formerly known… Read more » The post Yamaha SR500 by Bunker of Istanbul appeared first on Bike EXIF.
Finland's top utility, state-controlled Fortum, on Monday said it has acquired a 14 percent stake in Finnish wave energy developer Wello. Wello has developed
Last month we saw a day in the life onboard the Edith Maersk and APL Boston 1 year after MLC 2006. Now here’s a video from the U.S. Coast Guard [...] The post Time-Lapse Video: PNW U.S. Coast Guard Crews Prepare for The Week appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Russia's Gazprom Neft said on Monday it started commercial production and shipments of oil produced at its Iraqi Badra oil field. Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of state gas company Gazprom,