A GoPro Will Not Make Your Life Better

We see awesome GoPro videos all the time, and a lot of the company's advertising is predicated on the notion that if you want your life to be awesome, too, you better get a GoPro. But, no. If your life is boring before GoPro, it will be boring after GoPro. Sorry. That's just the way it is. » 10/01/14 7:07pm Yesterday 7:07pm

First New-Build MH-47G Spec Ops Chinook Takes Flight

Boeing delivered the first of eight new-built MH-47G today, a full month ahead of schedule. This new heavy hauling chopper is the first purpose-built special operations Chinook ever, although it will be fitted with the same cutting edge avionics and countermeasures as the existing and quite geriatric MH-47s force,… » 10/01/14 5:00pm Yesterday 5:00pm

Now's Your Best Chance To Buy A Caterham F1 Car (Lightly Used)

Earlier today there were reports about some sort of ruckus going on at the Caterham F1 team, including rumors of police at their headquarters in England. Then they issued a weird non-denial denial that anything happened at all. And now repo men are selling a bunch of their stuff, including an F1 car. » 10/01/14 4:36pm Yesterday 4:36pm

The Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 Is A 910 Horsepower Hybrid

This is the Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4, and it's a ridiculously overpowered Lamborghini hybrid, complete with electric motors and the claimed equivalent of 282 miles per gallon. And it's not just the name that's big. This is Lamborghini's big future. » 10/01/14 2:25pm Yesterday 2:25pm

Watch This BMW M4 Nearly Slam Into A Ton Of Cars At The Nurburgring

The Green Hell possesses, bar none, the most absolutely terrifying traffic in the world. On days when it's open to the public, everyone from the greatest driver in the world to the positively worst, can show up in any car in the world. Which means there are crashes. Mix that with blind corners, and you've got a recipe… » 9/30/14 4:44pm Tuesday 4:44pm

What The Hell Is This?

Last week, we received a bunch of pictures of what looked to clearly be some sort of Cadillac prototype out testing, covered in some heavy body cladding. With that batch of pictures also came photos of this test mule as well, but after a week we still can't figure out what it is. » 9/30/14 4:05pm Tuesday 4:05pm

2016 Chevy Volt Camouflage So Secret That GM Issues Press Release

The styling of the next-generation Chevy Volt is one of the automotive world's best-kept secrets, and this I know because that is the exact first line of Chevy's press release concerning the styling of the 2016 Chevy Volt, complete with picture. And they want you to know all about the styling, and how it's camouflaged. » 9/29/14 9:33pm Monday 9:33pm

Man Tries To Evade Cops But Can't Evade His Own Awful Stench

The suspect was long gone. Nothing but some faint treadmarks on the ground, a whirl of dust in the air. But the old cop knew something was up. His lip curled, his nostrils widened. "That, Jimmy," he told his young deputy, "is not the smell of fear. It's the smell of Axe. Really, terrible Axe. Seriously, it's awful." » 9/29/14 9:03pm Monday 9:03pm

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat No. 1 Sells For Eye-Watering $825,000

It's pretty well established that the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is an insanely good deal for your money, if you pay MSRP. But it you want Hellcat VIN number 0001, you're going to pay more than the $59,995 sticker. A lot more. More than ten times more. All the more. » 9/29/14 12:07pm Monday 12:07pm

Kevin Ward Jr.'s Family: Why Did Marijuana Matter?

As the world digested the news that Tony Stewart would not be criminally charged in the incident involving the death of fellow racer Kevin Ward, Jr., the balance of public opinion seemed to shift in the NASCAR star's favor. Ward's family is questioning that now in a heartfelt open letter, and a whole lot more. » 9/29/14 10:15am Monday 10:15am

NOOOOOOO! First Porsche 918 Spyder Burns To Ground In Gas Station Fire

Porsche has never been a company to let Ferrari hog all the glory, so when we heard a LaFerrari went up in flames, we knew a Porsche 918 Spyder wouldn't be far behind. This one in Toronto looks like it was engulfed in an inferno, as befitting any proper supercar. And so, it begins. » 9/28/14 8:56pm Sunday 8:56pm

Most monster trucks, at least in North America, have a remote killswitch that can cut the engine from outside the vehicle. It's unclear if this truck had one, if it was activated, or if it was, if it functioned as designed. It's hard to tell, since it sounds like the throttle was still open until the final moments. » 9/28/14 1:26pm Sunday 1:26pm