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How Mercedes Benz Challenges Gravity

Mercedes-Benz

This Prom Entrance Fail Has Amassed Almost 300,000 Likes

“He fell for you.”<p>Prom season: You’ve nabbed the date, picked out the dress of your dreams, think everything is picture-perfect until an epic prom entrance fail is caught on camera. That’s exactly what happened to Jordyn McManus and date Austin Cooper, brought to our attention courtesy of <i>Uproxx</i>. In …

Social Media

Finland wants to go from laggard to leader in electric car adoption – here is how it could happen

Toroidion is a Finnish startup that produces high-end electric vehicles. Could it be a local Tesla challenger?Toroidion / Facebook<p>On Thursday, the Finnish government announced its energy and climate goals towards 2030.<p><b>The government's key goals are:</b><p>By 2020, half of the country’s energy should come …

Lewis Hamilton On Pole In Front Of His Teammate For Championship-Deciding F1 Finale

Let the Final Ultimate Mega-Super Battle of the Teammates commence! Lewis Hamilton’s <i>really</i> not letting the Formula One world drivers’ championship go …

Motor Racing

FP3 - Ferrari and Red Bull move ahead at Yas Marina

Both Ferrari drivers made two qualifying simulation runs on Pirelli’s ultrasoft tyres, but interestingly Verstappen made only one, as did Hamilton …

Take a Look at Ferrari’s Last Great Prototype-Sports Category Racecar

The Ferrari 312PB won all of the World Sportscar Championship races it entered in 1972…<p>Steven Read, a former member of the U.S. Alpine Ski Team, has …

Sports Cars

Mercedes exec: Hamilton, Rosberg rivalry a volcano ready to erupt

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will be teammates only by name on Sunday as the 2016 Formula One season winds down in Abu Dhabi.<p>Hamilton trails …

Motor Racing

McLaren 650S Spider: car review | Martin Love

Few cars can match the performance of a McLaren on the road or the track, but from the air it’s a sitting target…<p>The word McLaren sends a shiver of expectation down the spine of anyone who thinks life on four wheels is how God intended us to spend our most fulfilled moments. On the track it’s the …

Formula One Could Introduce Standing Restarts In 2017

In a meeting prior to the Formula One season finale in Abu Dhabi, all 11 team principles reportedly agreed to bring standing restarts to the grid for …

Motorsport

Here's How You Win A Race Upside Down

The Audi R8 LMS is almost as fast sliding on its roof than on four wheels, but Laurens Vanthoor won mostly because red flagged laps don't count.<p>Would you like to crash your race car? Visit the Guia Circuit in Macau! It's nuts alright!<p>Poor Laurens Vanthoor was fighting Earl Bamber to get back his …

Motor racing: Hamilton on pole for F1 title showdown, Rosberg second

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton lapped in a league of his own to seize pole position for the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Saturday but Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg remained championship favorite with second place on the grid.<p>Formula One - F1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Yas Marina …

Motor Racing

The Five Coolest Car Watches You've Never Seen Before

A highly subjective list full of obscure stuff for those who like to spend too much time on Ebay.<p>Today's market is flooded with ridiculously overpriced Swiss watches that somehow get even more expensive once a Ferrari logo gets printed on their dial. Demand seems to be high for that kind of stuff …

Watches

Faraday Future delays EV production plant in Nevada

Construction on Faraday Future's Nevada EV manufacturing plant has stopped, putting projected electric car delivery dates at risk, according to the <i>Financial Times</i>. The Chinese company, backed by electronic giant LeEco, is overdue on millions of dollars of bills to its general contractor Aecom, …

Swiss rescue dogs to get help from drones to find missing people

For decades the ability of Swiss rescue dogsto find missing people has been legendary.<p>But time marches on and they are to get help from the air with drones being enlisted to bolster the operation, The Local reported.<p>The Swiss Society of Rescue Dogs (Redog) has announced that it will be using drones …

Sphero's Force Band can now control your home over IFTTT

Sphero's motion-tracking Force Band can now control more than a tiny (and utterly adorable) BB-8 droid. The company has teamed up with If This Then That (IFTT) to integrate the "force" with countless apps and smart home devices. IFTTT, if you need a reminder, is a service that lets you automate …

'Star Wars' smartphone caters to your fandom

How much do you like <i>Star Wars</i>? Enough that you'd buy a phone that revolves around it? If so, we have good news... at least, if you're living in Japan. Sharp is marking the imminent arrival of <i>Rogue One</i> with a SoftBank-exclusive <i>Star Wars</i> smartphone that's clearly designed for the most devoted of …

Apple's 'spaceship' campus looks like a futuristic, solar-powered fortress in new drone video

A number of drone videos have captured the construction of the new UFO-style Apple Campus 2, but this latest video is the best look we've had yet.<p>The …

The two most-anticipated drones this holiday season aren’t ready in time for Black Friday

Both DJI and GoPro have experienced setbacks.<p>Drones are expected to be a hot ticket item this holiday season. Sales have already more than doubled from last year. And now, with the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s drone rules in place, operators have much more clarification about where and …

Drones