Jacob B. Schmidt

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Sony's Boring PS4 Is Winning The Console War Despite More Exciting Competition

Sony's rather boring new-gen video game console, the PlayStation 4, has sold through over 10 million units to consumers.<p>This makes it the leader in the new-gen console race, which may come as a surprise to readers. After all, the competition has much more exciting and innovative video game consoles …

Motorcyclist cut off, unreal crash caught on dashcam

Eastern Europe. Dashcams. They go together like vodka and more vodka. In today's installment, we have what is arguably one of the most remarkable crashes we've ever witnessed.<p>A car, in what may be Belarus, attempts to change lanes right at the unfortunate moment that a motorcyclist – who looks to …

Because Americans can't drive stick, we can't rent a Focus ST-H

Kids, this is why you learn to drive a manual.<p>This is why those statistics about the number of Americans who can drive a manual transmission will catch up to the average Joe at the rental counter: in Europe, you can rent one of these Focus ST-Hs. But until Americans can figure out the whole clutch …

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2014 Pebble Beach: Galpin Ford's $1 million supercar

Brandon Boeckmann slips into the driver's seat of the low-slung, gull-wing sports car, grins, and says, "So, how fast do you want to go?"<p>A minute later, on a Monterey back street, he punches the gas pedal and demonstrates exactly how a 1,058-horsepower supercar that weighs only 3,600 pounds goes …

The 2015 Corvette Z06 packs on 226 pounds but it doesn't matter

Feed the beast.<p>The order guide for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z06 has hit the web courtesy of the keen eyes at CorvetteBlogger. The document contains all sorts of gems, including the car's curb weight. Buyers can expect to pull around 3524 lbs when equipped with the seven-speed manual …