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Uber ordered to discontinue Pop service in Italy

A judge in Milan has shut the door on Uber’s ride-sharing business in Italy, dealing a major blow to the $41bn (£26.6bn) US company’s ambitions in Europe.<p>Tuesday’s ruling that Uber’s Pop service creates “unfair competition” effectively holds the private company to the same standard as a public taxi …

Transportation

Oculus Rift to party at Chuck E. Cheese restaurants

Chuck E. Cheese, the kids-focused restaurant known for animatronic animal bands, pizza, and arcade games, is taking a trip to the leading edge by testing out Oculus Rift virtual-reality gaming headsets as a birthday-party perk. The test program will run for six weeks in multiple locations in the …

Virtual Reality

Sensual Compositions of Bodies Intertwined by Katrin Freisager

Zurich-based photographer Katrin Freisager’s nine Untitled images from a 2002 series of the same name are evocative, mysterious, and intimate, …

Fascinating Photos of New York City in the Early 1980s

<i>New York Up & Down</i> is a fascinating series by now octogenarian Frank Horvat that shows us what a major metropolis looked like back in the early 1980s. Shot between 1982 and 1986, the street images, all taken with a Nikon SLR camera with Ektachrome, captures New York City in a raw and gritty way. …

Better Landscape Photography Tips and Video Tutorials

53k-Mile 1971 Datsun 240Z

This 1971 Datsun 240Z (chassis HLS3020209) is described as an unrestored, 2-owner California car with original blue plates. It’s said to be rust- and …

Restored 1978 Triumph Dolomite Sprint

This 1978 Triumph Dolomite Sprint is always talked about as an alternative to a 2002tii, and now they are offered at a substantial discount. This …

1961 Ford Gyron

1961 Ford Gyron

1965 | Ford Mustang GT Fastback EBF II (Edsel Bryant Ford II) | Source

<b>1965 | Ford Mustang GT Fastback EBF II (</b>Edsel Bryant Ford II<b>) | Source</b><p>One-off Mustang built for Edsel B. Ford II for his 16th birthday.

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Buyers Choice: One Of Two 1965 Fiat 600D Projects

These two 1965 Fiat 600Ds are both being offered for the same price, but the seller will keep whichever isn’t sold. Both are projects in need of …

Mechanicals Done: 1965 Jaguar E-type FHC Project

This 1965 Jaguar E-type FHC looks rough but is said to have recently had all of its mechanicals restored, including a rebuilt engine. It currently …

1968 Datsun 2000 Roadster

This 1968 2000 Roadster is said to be straight and complete with a good drivetrain but needs a new top, interior, and some deferred maintenance taken …

How to make your car's engine look showroom fresh

Last time we saw Larry Kosilla of Ammo NYC and the YouTube show Drive Clean, he was initiating the resurrection of a 1966 Porsche 912. Going beyond the body, the automotive world's Mr. Clean next lays his gloved hands and brushes on the engine bay, demonstrating how to scour the powerplants of a …

Audi's Diesel V10 SUV Supercar Somehow Gets 30 MPG

What has two doors, four-wheel drive, and more torque than a Caterpillar Earthmover? It's called the Audi Nanuk concept, and if you've ever wanted a …

Our date with the Lamborghini Veneno in the desert

<i>Shooting The World's Most Expensive Production Car</i><p>One can only consider the Veneno an extremely fascinating machine.<p>Twelve humans have walked on the moon, yet only three humans will own a Lamborghini Veneno coupe.<p>The Italian automaker claims that its latest handcrafted $4 million supercar is …

Mansory La Revoluzione shows at least a little restraint

Mansory has, yet again, taken a supercar and turned the dial up to 11. Or maybe 12 or 13. This time the base car is none other than the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta, a V12-powered GT car. Compared to Mansory's previous Ferrari GT-based creation, the Rambo-inspired Stallone that had used both the 599 and …

The 2015 Euro-spec Civic Type R tears up the Nurburgring

Honda sets their sights on the front-wheel drive 'Ring record.<p>Honda has set its sights high with the 2015 Euro-spec Civic Type R. So high, in fact, that the company is very quickly chasing down the 8:07.97 front-wheel drive Nurburgring record set by the Renault Megane RS Trophy back in 2011.<p>"We …

Twin-turbo Lamborghini ignites at 250 mph

Yesterday we covered a crash at the Unlimited 500+ drag race in Moscow, featuring a Nissan GT-R, but today brings better news: a Lamborghini Gallardo making 2,005 horsepower successfully went 250 miles per hour on the one-mile strip in 23.9 seconds without crashing. That's the good part. The bad …

1029-HP Bisimoto 2014 Honda Odyssey Hauls at 2013 SEMA Show

Power-Van Hauls More Than Kids<p>Honda displayed a 1029-hp 2014 Odyssey “Power-Van” next to its 133-mph “Mean Mower” at the 2013 SEMA show. The four-figure-horsepower minivan was built by tuner Bisimoto, also the builder of this year’s 1000-hp Hyundai Genesis Coupe.<p>Under the hood sits a fully built …

Auto Shows

Honda announces three new VTEC turbo motors

Oh, be still, my beating heart.<p>Honda has just given every fan in the world what they've been waiting for: The kids in Tokyo have announced a trio of new turbocharged VTEC engines.<p>I'll let that sink in for a minute.<p>The three engines include a 1.0-liter three-cylinder, a 1.5-liter four-cylinder, and …

Toyota FT-1 Concept

Normally cars transition from the real world into video games — in fact, the number of models included in a game has been a selling point for years. …

Curvy

An Illustrated Guide to F1’s Radical New Engine

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 01.23.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Advertisement<p>Related Galleries<p>What Would …

Nissan Announces 400-HP, 88-Pound Turbo I-3 for ZEOD RC Racer

Four-hundred horsepower used to be a figure reserved for big-displacement V-8s and high-boost four- or six-cylinder engines. To reach that number with its latest racing engine, though, Nissan only needed three cylinders. Plus one big turbocharger. The automaker has announced specs on its new …

Alpha Nissan GT-R Destroys The Quarter Mile In 8.11: Video

The current R35 Nissan GT-R is an impressive car but, for some people, impressive just isn't good enough.<p>This AMS Alpha 16 GT-R shrieked its way …

Audi's New Dashboard Gives Us Beautiful Information Overload

Dashboard gauges are <i>so</i> 20th century. The dash of the future is a flat, high-resolution, and fully customizable. And that's what the next Audi TT will …