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Comprehensive Corvette Collection, Heartbreakingly Rotting Away in NYC, Gets a Second Chance

In 1990 Dennis Amodeo, a carpenter from Long Island, won a rather amazing VH1 giveaway: A collection of 36 Corvettes, one from each year from the …

US says no charges for border agent who shot Mexican teen

PHOENIX - U.S. authorities will not bring charges against a Border Patrol agent in Arizona who shot dead a rock-throwing Mexican teenager two years ago because the fatal injury did not occur in the United States, the Justice Department said on Friday.<p>An unidentified Border Patrol agent shot Ramses …

Watch an Acura NSX prototype lap the track at Mid-Ohio

As promised, Acura trotted its NSX prototype out to the mass of waiting fans ahead of today's Honda Indy 200 IndyCar race at Mid-Ohio. The hybrid supercar took to the track for a fast lap, and Acura was kind enough to attach a score of cameras to the car in order to share the event with the rest of …

The Continental: BMW's i3 Launch, Plus a Note on Benz's Nine-Speed 'Box

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>We understand companies should be proud of their newest wares, but some …

Automotive Design

Aussie Dyson entrant gives helmets a 21st Century overhaul - Roadshow

<b>James Dyson Awards entries close August 1, but one of this year's Australian entries is already gaining interest from police motorcycle departments</b> …

Helmets

Apple 'iPhone Lite' pictured in two versions -- report

Apple plans two "lite" versions of its iPhone, codenamed "iPhone Zenvo" and "iPhone Zagato/Bertone," according to a report out of China.<p>Another day, another rumor about Apple's plans to launch a "lite" version of its iPhone.<p>Apple could be planning to launch two versions of an "iPhone Lite," claims …

iPhone 5

Impressive Shape: 1973 Alfa Romeo Zagato Jr.

<b>7/19/2013 Update:</b> Two years later, this Alfa (chassis AR3060112) has been listed here at Fantasy Junction in Emeryville, California for $65k. The …

What Future Automotive Technology From the Past Do You Lament Never Happening?

From bubble canopies to joystick controls, the past was filled to the brim with promises of an amazing automotive future. Now that we’re here, in …

Previously Unpublished ‘Harry Potter’ Illustrations By Mary GrandPré

<b>Redditor</b> jrs_ has uploaded an awesome collection of previously unpublished ‘Harry Potter’ illustrations by Mary GrandPré—the illustrator behind the …

New Cars Thieves Love (And Some They Love To Ignore)

If there’s any doubt the economy is on the upswing, one only has to look at pickup truck and full-size SUV sales, which are booming to the tune of 15.1 and 7.9 percent increases over the first six months of the year according to MotorIntelligence.com. Unfortunately car thieves are likewise thinking …

Amazon to fire up new Kindle tablets this year, says report

The lineup would include a new version of the 7-inch Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD as well as a refresh of the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD, says Boy Genius Report.<p>Amazon plans to update its fleet of Kindle tablets by launching at least three new models this year, according to blog site Boy Genius …

Kindle Fire

Are You Guilty of These? Five Hard Photography Habits to Break

Don’t you love new stuff? New clothes, new shoes — and since we’re all photographers here — new gear. Even if you bought it second-hand, it’s still …

Video of Robots (and Good Ol' Boys) Getting Into Cars

As we saw in yesterday's Humans Are Awesome video, the human body is capable of some incredible stuff. But it's weird to think of how even the …

Google And Apple May Bring Us A Console War We Didn't See Coming

Last night, the Wall Street Journal brought us news that Google has now set its sights on making its own Android-based video game console. The kicker? This is supposed to be in response to Apple doing the very same thing.<p>Google and Apple video game consoles? Are the Xbox One and PS4 dead already? …

James Bond Lotus Esprit submarine car headed to auction [w/video]

We've covered many cars from the movies and TV that have made their way to auction (the original Batmobile, good old General Lee and even Bond's iconic Aston Martin DB5), but this one ranks up there among the rarest and coolest. RM Auctions has just announced that the Lotus Esprit submarine car …