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Ferrari F50 Crashes In The U.K.

The F50 may be one of the less popular special series Ferraris but seeing one on the side of the road in this condition is still a terrible sight to behold. The crash took place on Wednesday on a stretch of road near Brackley in the U.K. According to local reports, the driver lost control of the V-12 supercar which ended up sliding off the road...

Gas Prices Motor Toward Four-Year Low

9 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

Gas prices fell for the 28th straight day on Thursday, and the national average of $3.08 for a gallon of regular unleaded gas is the lowest it's been in nearly 45 months, according to data from the AAA Daily Fuel...

NICB Report Totals Up Luxury-Vehicle Thefts

9 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

Luxury vehicles are probably as enticing to those who steal them as they are to those who buy them, but the overwhelming majority of stolen cars in the U.S. each year continue to be from nonluxury brands. A new report...

Nissan, Honda Recall More Takata-Equipped Vehicles

The Takata airbag recall continues to grow, with Nissan adding 260,000 2008 through 2012 models worldwide to the list. Automotive News reports the recall total for Nissan linked to the airbags since 2013 totalled nearly 700,000 prior to the additional vehicles called back. Show More Summary

Deadspin Notre Dame WR Takes Cute Selfie In Bed With Porn Star Lisa Ann | Gawker Lena Dunham's Race

9 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Deadspin Notre Dame WR Takes Cute Selfie In Bed With Porn Star Lisa Ann | Gawker Lena Dunham's Race Problem | Gizmodo Why You Shouldn't Freak Out About Ebola in NYC | Lifehacker This Chart Shows the States Where Your Salary Will Go Further Read more...

Next Jeep Wrangler Will Stay Body-On-Frame, Aluminum Still Possible

9 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Rumors that the next Jeep Wrangler, slated step on the scene in 2017, will switch to aluminum unibody construction and be assembled somewhere other than the longstanding Toledo, Ohio factory, have been squashed. Mostly. Read more...

De Beers Commissions Deep Water Diamond Exploration Ship

More than $7 billion has been invested into the search for diamonds since 2000 according to De Beers Group. Much of that has been focused in places such as India, Botswana, Angola, [...] The post De Beers Commissions Deep Water Diamond Exploration Ship appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Oversupply, Ebola Fears Drive Oil Below $86

Middle East supply remains strong Equities fall on confirmed case of Ebola in New York Economists see gloomy 2015 for China, euro zone - Reuters

Mazda2 production fires up in Mexico

Mazda has officially kicked off production of the next-generation Mazda2 at the company's new factory in Salamanca, Mexico. Alongside the auto assembly plant, operations have also commenced at the facility's engine machining factory. "With...Show More Summary

Asia-Europe Freight Rates Fall

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Shipping freight rates for transporting containers from ports in Asia to Northern Europe continued to fall for the sixth consecutive week The post Asia-Europe Freight Rates Fall appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Two-Year-Old Jones Act Tanker Sells for $157 Million

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Houston headquartered Genesis Energy, L.P. announced today that it has agreed to acquire the Jones Act-qualifying MT American Phoenix and two related charters and management agreements from Mid Ocean Tanker [...] The post Two-Year-Old Jones Act Tanker Sells for $157 Million appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Chevron Strikes Oil at Guadalupe Prospect in Gulf of Mexico

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) together with BP announced Thursday a significant new oil discovery at the Guadalupe prospect in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The post Chevron Strikes Oil at Guadalupe Prospect in Gulf of Mexico appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Ford profit down 34 percent in Q3

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Net earnings hit by lower sales volume, higher recall costs.

[From McLaren: The dedicated test team of engineers, technicians and development drivers continues t

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

[From McLaren: The dedicated test team of engineers, technicians and development drivers continues to progress the programme, and has recently completed a successful test in the extreme desert heat at the Bahrain International Circuit.] Read more...

Watch: Construction Barge Sinks Within Seconds On Chicago River

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

Some new video has popped up online showing a construction barge sinking on the Chicago River last Friday afternoon in the middle of downtown Chicago. The post Watch: Construction Barge Sinks Within Seconds On Chicago River appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

RV Arcticus – The Great Lakes Newest Research Vessel Delivered

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Great Lakes Science Center says it has taken delivery of its newest research vessel and the vessel will be put to work immediately carrying our lake [...] The post RV Arcticus – The Great Lakes Newest Research Vessel Delivered appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

AIS Reliance Contributed to Dover Strait Collision -REPORT

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

An investigation by the UK’s Marine Accident Investigation Branch into a January 2014 collision between a Rickmers’ cargo ship and a crane barge in the Dover Strait has found that [...] The post AIS Reliance Contributed to Dover Strait Collision -REPORT appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Four Rescued After Tugboat Sinks Off Rhode Island

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A 55-foot tugboat towing an empty barge capsized and sank Wednesday night off of Point Judith, Rhode Island. All four people aboard the tug were rescued from the water by [...] The post Four Rescued After Tugboat Sinks Off Rhode Island appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Edmunds Caves To Pissed Off Dealers Over Haggling Ad

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Edmund's recently released this ad that highlights how ridiculous it would be to shop for your groceries the same way you shop for a car. Many dealerships lost their collective shit and pressured Edmund's to take the ad down... and they did. Read more...

High-Cost Projects to Struggle at $80-$85 Crude, Oil Search Says

10 hours agoVehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

High-cost energy projects globally will struggle to stay profitable if crude oil prices stay around $80 a barrel to $85 a barrel and some proposed developments may be shelved, according to Oil Search Ltd. The post High-Cost Projects to Struggle at $80-$85 Crude, Oil Search Says appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

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