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Plane Porn -- User Submissions, Volume 4

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

As, we wake up from our turkey comas today, I hope everyone remembered to give thanks for one particular thing yesterday — airplanes! These marvels of physics and engineering make our daily lives easier, while connecting us with friends and family faster. To give thanks, let's look at photos submitted by Flight Club readers. Read more...

MHI Completes Next Generation LNG Carrier Design with Apple-Shaped Tanks

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has completed development of the "Sayaringo STaGE," a next-generation LNG carrier and predecessor to the highly acclaimed "Sayaendo" series. The post MHI Completes Next Generation LNG Carrier Design with Apple-Shaped Tanks appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

We Were All Wrong, Chris Bangle Was A Prophet

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Chris Bangle may be history's most infamous car designer, ridiculed for taking a visual language that BMW carefully developed over fifty years and gleefully drowning it in a bath tub. At the time I thought he was a madman, or maybe a moron. Maybe I was the moron. Read more...

Johnson City, Tennessee, 1958

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

While researching the above photo, which longtime reader John Lee, the longrooffan, sent us, we came across pretty much everything we needed to know about it to set the scene – taken in 1958 in on Main Street in Johnson City, Tennessee – as well as a couple more photos of the same holiday-decorated street […]

Long Term: 2015 Subaru WRX: Road trip to Maine [w/video]

After driving one of the best sport compacts on the market to one of the best-driving-roads states in the Union, who'd have thought that one of my big takeaways would be... great fuel economy? And yet, after putting more than 2,200 miles...Show More Summary

Video: MSC Magnifica Completes Quick Drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The MS MSC Magnifica has just completed a quick 17-day drydocking period at Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam, where shipyard workers replaced some 47 tonnes of steel, replaced the rudders, cleaned and painted the vessel. The post Video: MSC Magnifica Completes Quick Drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Sébastien Loeb Fords River; Does Not Die Of Dysentery

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Sébastien Loeb is running a Citroën DS3 in the French Rally Championship's Rallye du Var this weekend in preparation for his one-off World Rally Championship return at Rallye Monte Carlo. It was a tad wet out there for Thursday's shakedown, and Loeb just didn't care. Read more...

Russian Warships Enter English Channel

11 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A squadron of Russian warships entered the English Channel on Friday but a NATO official dismissed a Russian media report that they were there to conduct military exercises. The post Russian Warships Enter English Channel appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

2016 BMW 7-Series, Mercedes-AMG Sport Range, Thanksgiving Gas Prices: Today’s Car News

11 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

A prototype for the next-generation BMW 7-Series has been spotted again, and this latest one is wearing the least camouflage gear we’ve seen yet. It reveals much of the car’s final design, including what appears to be a Bangle Butt-style trunklid. Mercedes-AMG has confirmed plans to introduce a new range of AMG Sport models...

There's A Kiwi Hidden In The McLaren P1's Engine Bay

11 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Bruce McLaren came to England from Auckland, New Zealand, and while the company today is as British as it gets, they remain very proud of their heritage and clever easter eggs as well. Read more...

Report: FIA re-acquires part of Formula One

To the casual observer, it would seem at least likely that F1 is owned by the FIA. It is, after all, known as the FIA Formula One World Championship. But in actuality, as far as the commercial rights are concerned, the sport is effectively owned by an intricate web of investment companies. Show More Summary

Statoil Selected to Operate Giant Johan Sverdrup Offshore Oil Field

11 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Statoil has been selected to operate all phases of the giant Johan Sverdrup oil field offshore Norway, Statoil announced Friday. The post Statoil Selected to Operate Giant Johan Sverdrup Offshore Oil Field appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Chart Of The Day: Gas Prices, Trucks And Automobiles

Courtesy of our own Tim Cain. The fain green line represents gas prices, starting from the peak price of crude oil in 2014. Elsewhere, we see market share figures for passenger cars, SUVs/CUVs and pickup trucks. We’ll be keeping an eye on this as the months roll on. Show More Summary

The Star Wars: The Force Awakens Teaser Trailer Is Here!

12 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The wait is over, and a whole new saga has begun. Here's your first glimpse at the future of the Star Wars galaxy! Read more...

The McLaren P1 Is Perfect For Reheating Turkey

12 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Unlike certain British supercar fanatics, I don't think you should cook a turkey with a flaming Lamborghini exhaust. Gasoline is a toxic chemical, and a V12 'running rich' will pretty much turn your turkey into a life hazard. Read more...

Report: GM execs keeping eye on social media to find vehicle flaws

Complain loudly enough online about quality problems in your General Motors vehicle, and it might be noted by the automaker. Or you might get a call from CEO Mary Barra for feedback on the company. The strategy is part of a new initiative...Show More Summary

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