Ian Aprea

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Amazon Has an Official Guide for Building Your Own Alexa Device with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve shown off one way to build your own Amazon Echo before (or more accurately, Amazon Tap because the DIY version can’t access the …

Raspberry Pi

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This Stunning Ford GT40 Road Car Will Be Auctioned Next Month

A Le Mans-winning race car, for the street.<p>Back in the 1960s, if you wanted to race in the GT class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, you had to build at least 25 road-going versions of your race car. That was a pretty great rule because it gave the world cars like this, the Ford GT40 Mk I street car. …

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The Extreme Urban Fixie

Is it a bike? A motorcycle? Confused? That’s the idea behind the KTM ION. The core idea of the concept is to combine the powers of a traditional …

Industrial Design

1974 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV

This 1974 Alfa 2000 GTV looks good with no bumpers and banana spoke wheels, while nice deep blue paint and very straight sheet metal suggest at least …

Alfa Romeo

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Audi Prologue Concept

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>262<p>262<p>SHARES<p>At this week’s L.A. Auto show, Audi unveiled its highly anticipated Prologue Concept, billed as …

Just a reminder: The new Corvette Z06 sounds amazing

Seriously, just listen.<p>So yeah. This video...it's pretty great. The venue is Road Atlanta, where Chevy held the media launch for the 2015 Corvette Z06. As such, the track was full of Z06es doing Z06 things, namely moving with urgency and <i>sounding the business</i>.<p>The Shelby GT350's fantastic-sounding …

Sports Cars

Yes, this exists.

It’s called the Quadrofoil and it’s like something straight out of a James Bond film. The world’s first fully electric and environmentally friendly …

Exoskeleton for your hand lets you feel virtual objects and control robots

Chinese company Dexta Robotics set out to develop a hand motion-capturing device last year, but instead of creating a glove like everybody else, they designed an impressively affordable exoskeleton. This device called Dexmo -- available in classic and F2 variants -- can be used as a virtual reality …

90% Original: J Code 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback

This 1968 Ford Mustang GT fastback (8R02J170250) is a J-code 302-equipped car that’s said to be rust-free and almost entirely original, the listing …

2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 Coupe spy shots

Mercedes-Benz’s replacement for the GLK-Class, the GLC, has just arrived on the scene, and soon it will be joined by a version with coupe-like …

Here's what it's like to ride a real-life hoverboard

So, it's a year to go, to the day (Oct. 21, 2015), when Marty McFly and Doc Brown arrive in the future in <i>Back to the Future II</i>. The Chicago Cubs are nowhere near World Series contention. How's that hoverboard coming?<p>It's not commercially available, and it can only ride on a specialized copper …

Colorful Paper Art Arrangements Convey Ten Principles of Design

Every good graphic designer knows that there are certain fundamental rules to follow when creating something new. Turkish graphic designer Efil Trk decided to visually communicate these ideas through her series, entitled <i>The Principles of Design</i>.<p>For each poster, Trk arranged a clean, geometric paper …

RHD Japanese Import: 1971 Nissan Fairlady Z

This 1971 Nissan Fairlady Z is a Japanese spec car that’s recently received a cosmetic restoration prior to being used as Enkei’s demo car at the …

2015 Ford Mustang GT vs. 2015 Chevrolet Camaro SS - Head 2 Head Ep. 58

Incredible 1200-hp 1970 Pontiac Firebird Restomod Sells for $87K

We are but humble truth-seekers here at <i>Car and Driver</i>, bringing you answers to age-old questions like “What’s the most epic death machine on Craigslist?”, “What do the paramedics drive in Dubai?”, and “Mommy, where do Pontiac Azteks come from?” And that’s just in the last 24 hours or so.<p>Now we have …

Lagos Delivery: 1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint

This 1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint has an interesting past including original delivery to Lagos, Nigeria where it was first owned by an English …

Mudbloods: an inspirational sports film … about quidditch

“Do you fly? And how does the snitch work?”<p>These are the first two questions any intrepid observer of real-life muggle quidditch is wont to ask. I myself asked them of the first quidditch players I ever encountered – secretly but ardently hoping that someone had figured out the exact combination of …

1970 Plymouth GTX Project

This 1970 Plymouth GTX (chassis RS23UOA105284) is described as a mostly rust-free example with a non-matching numbers 440ci V8 and automatic from a …

Audi hints at A9 flagship ahead of LA Auto Show

If you've been thinking that Audi is in need of a new design direction, you're not alone. Clean though its designs may be, they tend to be more evolutionary rather than revolutionary. But it seems Ingolstadt is on the verge of launching a new design language with a new A9 concept.<p>The teaser image …

1969 Chevrolet Chevelle vs 1987 Buick GNX - Generation Gap: Muscle Cars