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Land Rover Reveals 400-HP V-8 Defender Works Models to Celebrate the Brand's 70th Anniversary

The fastest Defenders ever made have arrived...but you won't see them in the U.S.<p>Land Rover<p>Will Sabel CourtneyView Will Sabel Courtney's …

Someone Compiled Every Formula One Crash This Year Into One Video

Want to relive every on-track incident this year? This compilation video of the 2016 season has it all.<p>Formula One was quite eventful this year. Mercedes continued to dominate the podium, but it was German driver Nico Rosberg who took the title for the first time in his career, ahead of his …

Watch this Tesla escape a rear end collision thanks to its ridiculous acceleration

While the acceleration power of the Tesla Model S P85D is impressive and enough to cause some pretty gnarly whiplash, most probably wouldn't think …

Lewis Hamilton urges president-elect Trump to prove the world wrong

The Formula One paddock, normally quarantined off from the rest of the world, responded here on Thursday to the election of Donald Trump, with Lewis Hamilton urging the future president of the US to prove the world wrong.<p>“It was a surprise,” said the world champion, who added: “I watched the live …

Former FBI hostage-negotiation trainer shares 6 tricks for getting people to do what you want

He'd pretend to be a suicidal policeman, holding a gun to his neck, threatening to take his own life.<p>His job was to challenge his audience — a room full of FBI agents and police officers — to talk him out of it.<p>"In the end, I always pulled the trigger, and then, from the point of view of that role …

Goldman Sachs

Fernando Alonso explains why Max Verstappen's Spa F1 block was legal

Fernando Alonso has explained why Max Verstappen's controversial defensive driving against Kimi Raikkonen in the recent Belgian Grand Prix was within …

Auto Racing

This Barn Find Lamborghini Miura Is Back on the Road After Sitting for 25 Years

It's not a Miura SV, sadly, but it's got to be worth a small fortune.<p>A Lamborghini Miura isn't exactly a common barn find. After all, if you own a Miura, you tend to remember having it. But the rarity of that situation (combined with the rarity of the car itself) is part of what makes this …

The Porsche Cayman GT4 Can Drift Like an Animal, But this Driver Isn't Up To It

Any Zuffenhausen aficionado, or diehard sportscar fan, for that matter, knows Porsches are built for lap times and steering wheel enjoyment, not …

This 5-Minute TED Talk by a Survivor of the 'Miracle on the Hudson' Just Might Change Your Life

"I no longer want to postpone anything in life."<p>The scariest experiences can teach the most important lessons.<p>On January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 began its route from New York City to Charlotte, North Carolina. Shortly after takeoff, a flock of geese collided with the airplane, damaging …

12 of the Best On-Board Videos from the Nurburgring Ever

It doesn't get much better than this.<p>If you love the Green Hell like we do, then these videos are a must-watch. Here are some of your favorites.

Nissan GT-R

This Fantastically Thorough Owner's Review of a BMW E92 M3 Will Suck You In

Want to know everything there is to know about the E92 M3? Look no further.<p>From it's introduction in 1986 even up until today, the M3 has been a benchmark for performance luxury vehicles. And the E92 chassis, made from 2008 to 2013, is no certainly no exception. But don't just take that from us. …

There's a Real, Scientific Reason We Love Oral Sex

Let's take it back to basics.<p>Why do we engage in oral sex? As foreplay, or because we genuinely like it?<p>Well, according to a recent study, it looks like there is a lot more science behind why we love oral sex than simply moving from third base to fourth base. We all know why we have an innate need …

Sebastian Vettel Interrupts Post-Race F1 Press Conference To Ask About Le Mans

Just because you schedule a regular-season Formula One race over the end of Le Mans doesn’t mean that F1 drivers aren’t going to ask about the …

21 stunning photos prove the US Navy and US Marine Corps have the best diving boards and swimming pools

While there may not be a lot of downtime at sea, sailors and Marines make the most of their time off with "swim calls."<p>During these events, they are given permission to swim near the US vessel, while onlookers keep an eye out for sharks.<p>In honor of World Oceans Day, we've collected 21 photos …

Watch a McLaren Race Car Fall From the Sky

The Monaco Historic Grand Prix featured a stunning error when a disabled McLaren fell from a crane that was lifting it off the track.<p>Safety workers in professional motorsports are the best in the business. Professional and fast, they're exactly who you want to see after an incident since you know …

This Audi R8 Keeps Burglars Away With Star Wars-Theme Alarm

With professional car thieves able to steal just about anything in a very short amount of time, it’s always reassuring to know that your car can at …

Step Inside a Vintage Bentley On Google Street View

Beverly Hills Car Club opens its doors to the Internet.<p>The illogically named "Beverly Hills Car Club" is not, in fact, in Beverly Hills. There wouldn't be enough room on Rodeo Drive, anyway. The highfalutin' association has kept the classic car endeavor active on eBay, Hemmings, and Craigslist for …

Beverly Hills

This is the most insane ski video ever created

Candide Thovex is back to show off his insane skiing skills for his third installment in his <i>One of Those Days</i> series.<p>Extreme point-of-view sports …

The World’s Coolest Airport Employee is a Runway Patrol Dog Named Piper

Birds and other wildlife are notorious for causing problems at airports, often known to fly over runways and strike aircraft. But one Michigan …

Photos Taken At The Right Moment Will Make You Look Twice

Sometimes the most unusual photos can happen absolutely randomly. Check out this compilation of photos in which a moment defines everything. These …

Times Square

10 Amazing Supercars on the Planet Today!

Supercars can be measured on the basis of many different categories, from power to performance, value to comfort, from speed to the brand name. While …

Sports Cars

Pink Floyd Drummer Nick Mason Shows Off His LaFerrari: Video

He may be most famous for being the drummer of British band Pink Floyd, but Nick Mason, who recently celebrated his 72nd birthday, is also an avid …

Watch This McLaren P1 Go Flat out Around Spa

This is a bucket list item for sure.<p>Spa is basically the Belgian Nurburgring, famous for its tricky uphill Eau Rouge chicane. So what is a more perfect car to tackle it in than the McLaren P1?<p>Filmed from the stands of a track day, this video shows a red P1, among other McLarens, totally dominating …

These are the most incredible photos of the US Air Force in 2015

From combatting ISIS in Iraq and Syria to carrying out training operations and integrating the F-35. In order to highlight the amazing successes of the Air Force in 2015, the branch compiled a year in pictures.<p>We have selected the best pictures of 2015 below.

Military

McLaren F1: the best car ever

The story of the greatest supercar of the 20th century – and its creator – goes on display next month, says Matthew Carter<p>The story of the McLaren F1 – widely acknowledged as the greatest car of the 20th century – began in an airport lounge. With their flight from the 1988 Italian Grand Prix …

A 1972 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV Gets Restored

Perhaps one of the finest restorations of the world’s first supercar.<p>Lamborghini specialists in Modena have restored a vintage 1972 version of the …

7 Weird Things that Happen to Your Body While Riding

The benefits of cycling are unmistakable. But a few of its odder side effects—like tasting blood during a race, maybe—could be mistaken for symptoms of problems. Relax: Strange as these physiological reactions to exercise are, they generally aren't cause for alarm, says New York City-based sports …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Profiles<p>The group's Chinese trap arrives Stateside. Will they finally be the Asian hip-hop group that people take seriously?<p>By Alex Wong1 day agoView …

Los Angeles Lakers

TEST DRIVE: Mercedes-Benz E63 S AMG Wagon

<i>High-performance stations wagons don’t get a lot of love in the U.S. hence not many of them are available on this side of the pond, but we found one</i> …