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Reinging NHRA Champion Brittany Force Hospitalized After Huge Crash At Pomona

Current NHRA Top Fuel champion Brittany Force was taken to the hospital after a brutal crash in Sunday’s first round of eliminations at the NHRA …

Motorsport

The ET-One electric semi from Thor Tucks

LA-based startup Thor Trucks recently unveiled its zero-emission semi truck the ET-One. There are two versions of the ET-One, a $150,000 option with 100 miles of range, and a 300-mile range version that costs $250,000. Thor Trucks plans to begin shipping the ET-One in 2019. For more details head …

Sell your house and explore the planet with these awesome camper vans

Camper vans aren’t just for pensioners. Sure, they’re often associated with wearing a Hawaiian shirt as you waft across the country one Home Town …

Trucks

Sixteen Power's 14.0-Liter LS V-16 Engine Hits the Dyno

Any guesses on how much power this monster makes?<p>Sixteen Power<p>If you've ever wondered what would happen if someone fused together two LS V-8 engines …

How to Engineer a Car that Goes 277.9 MPH

Records may be made to be broken, but the laws of physics aren't even supposed to bend. Which makes it all the weirder that the Koenigsegg Agera RS …

Chevy to show new 2018 Corvette ZR1 in Dubai on Nov. 12 ahead of auto show

GM to debut new coupe in Dubai<p>It is a badly kept secret that Chevrolet is about to pull the wraps off the new Corvette ZR1. GM has sent out a teaser today confirming that we finally get to pore over the last celebration of the C7 generation of the Corvette and the return of the ZR1 badge.<p>The new …

2018 Ram 1500 Gains Hydro Blue Sport Special Edition Model

Ram continues to release colorful special edition models<p>Ram loves its special edition Sport truck models and has released three versions for the 2017 model year, including the Sublime (green), Copper, and Ignition Orange Sport models. The 2018 Ram 1500 Hydro Blue Sport is the fourth and final …

Jason Battersby's TIE-X concept is the SR-72 Blackbird of The Empire

By now, we're all clear on the concept of the double life, right? Well here's another name for that roll call: Jason Battersby. The Canadian artist and designer grew up in Toronto, attended Umea Institute of Design in Sweden for his Masters in Transportation Design, and works in Munich - by day - …

Boats

The McLaren 720S, The ICE Car That Demolished The Tesla Model S P100D, Just Ran A 1/4 Mile In Under 10 Seconds

In what could probably be the greatest irony in supercar history, MacLaren, the makers of the death-defying P1, has managed to produce a …

Hold onto your ape hangers, American Chopper returns next year

This is not a drill: <i>American Chopper</i> returns to the Discovery Channel in winter 2018. The reality show, which was like <i>All in the Family</i> set in a custom motorcycle shop, aired 223 episodes from 2002 to 2012 on several different Discovery outlets. The longevity came in part from stormy dynamics …

Motorcycles

Porsche 911 Turbo S Nails 8-Second Quarter Mile in New Video

#Hella quick<p>Porsche 911 Turbo S’s are quick. In fact, they’re some of the quickest sportscars in the world, hitting 60 mph in just 2.5 seconds. For perspective, the 1,500 horsepower, all-wheel drive Bugatti Chiron hypercar hits 60 mph in just 2.4 seconds.<p>Yet, there are those that believe there’s …

Snapchat will let you snap along with Grand Prix races

Formula 1 fans will be able to contribute to public Snapchat Stories for Grand Prix races.<p>Ready, set, snap.<p>Snapchat's coming to Formula 1 racing, the companies said Thursday.<p>Starting with the British Grand Prix this weekend, Snapchat users will be able to contribute photos and videos to a larger, …

Here's everything we know about Aston Martin's $3 million Valkyrie hypercar

In March 2016, Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing announced plans for what they called the "ultimate hypercar." Over the past year or so, details surrounding the coming Valkyrie hypercar have slowly trickled out.<p>The Valkyrie project is unlike anything Aston has undertaken before. With design boss …

Aston Martin

Designing Artificial Intelligence for Games (Part 1)

Over the course of the last few decades, the gaming industry has seen great strides. Beginning with simple games like Pong* and Pac-Man* which offered players a short escape from reality and growing into such involved games like World of Warcraft* and Call of Duty 4* which are serious hobbies to …

Imperial College London

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia 2.0T RWD

A stunner with all the right moves, even in non-Quadrifoglio form.<p>So far, Alfa Romeo’s return to the U.S. has played out like a pop star’s entrance onto the scene. First came the flashy singles meant to garner lots of attention—in this case, the exotic 8C supercar, the 4C sports car, and the …

Alfa Romeo

the chevrolet camaro by timeless kustoms is a stealthy muscle car

jan 12, 2018<p>strictly limited to a run of 250 cars, british-automaker lyonheart cars builds a modern iteration of the classic jaguar 'e-type' from the …

Classic Cars

1,000-HP 2017 Trans Am 455 Super Duty Bows in New York

Supercharged 7.4-liter LT1 V-8 makes 1,046 lb-ft of torque<p>Although the 840-hp (on 100 octane race fuel) 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon has been blowing up the internet, another high-powered American muscle car was also introduced at the 2017 New York auto show. Florida-based Trans Am Worldwide …

EV startup builds Porsche 910 racecars as street-legal EVs

They sure as heck aren't cheap, though.<p>Kreisel Electric builds some interesting electric vehicles. First, they tripled the range of the Volkswagen e-Golf. Then, they teamed up with Arnold Schwarzenegger to create an all-electric Mercedes G-Class. Now, they've turned their attention to something a …

Japan’s Five-Off Corvette Grand Sport Heritage Edition Is Just an Options Package in America

The Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport is Goldilocks’s sweet spot in the iconic American sports car’s lineup. Most people don’t need the tower of power that is the Z06, but many still want something a little more special than the base Stingray. The Grand Sport offers style, heritage, and medium-hot …

Sports Cars

Can Hennessey’s 1,000-hp Exorcist Camaro send Dodge’s Demon back to hell?

Demon, begone! American tuner Hennessey has released a 1,000-horsepower muscle car named The Exorcist developed to stop the upcoming Dodge Challenger …

Sports Cars

Mass Effect: Andromeda gameplay video goes in-depth on combat

Five minutes for fighting, just like in hockey<p><i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> developer BioWare kicked off its “gameplay series” videos today with a deep dive on combat, showing off the options that the Ryder twins will have at their disposal when it comes to defending themselves.<p>The video offers the …

Photo Of The Day | February 17th 2017

<b>In between races, we took some time to browse our hard drives and look at photos taken throughout the year. We'll highlight each shot in a daily</b> …

Motocross

The SCG 003 Will Lap the Nurburgring 27 Seconds Faster Than a Porsche 918, Says Glickenhaus

Jim Glickenhaus is aiming for a 6:30 lap time from the SCG 003 Stradale road car—on street tires.<p>Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus can only succeed if the 003 Stradale's performance surpasses all the competition. The claimed figures are promising, and Jim Glickenhaus certainly isn't known for fooling …

Fancy a flying bike? BMW Motorrad, LEGO Technic unveil Hover Ride Design Concept

The full-size Hover Ride Design Concept was presented for the first time at LEGO World in Copenhagen on February 16.<p>German motorcycle maker BMW …

Up Close With The Aston Martin AM-RB 001: The Car That Proves The Future Won't Suck

Lately I’ve been depressed at the kind of future we’re heading into: cars that will drive themselves, simulated engine noises, the disappearance of …

Lamborghini teases 'forged composites' for Huracan Performante

If you're going to invent a material, you'll probably want to show it off a bit.<p>Lamborghini is set to debut the Huracan Performante, a hopped-up Huracan, at the Geneva Motor Show. But before it does, it's teasing us about an important material that helps lower its curb weight.<p>The video discusses …

Lightning Motorcycles working on electric bike that could go 500 miles per charge

Each year, as people work to become less dependent on fossil fuels, the number of all-electric vehicles increases. However, limited range prevents …

Electric Vehicles

Bentley Continental GT Supersports review – a 700bhp, 209mph assault-yacht

Fourteen years after it made its debut and thanks to this new Supersports model, the Bentley Continental GT leaves this world as the fastest four seat car you can buy. With a top speed of 209mph, not even Ferrari’s GTC4 Lusso is quite so ridiculously rapid.<p>The mere fact that the Continental has …

Nissan GT-R

This Is the Sound That Sells Fast Jaguars

SVR's titanium and Inconel exhaust is not a cheap part for Jaguar, but it makes you spend at least $20,000 more on an F-Type.<p>An all-wheel drive F-Type R has a 550 horsepower supercharged V8 that sprays extra fuel into its cylinders when you lift off the throttle. The pops and crackles those …

Carscoops

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>Praised by many and named one of the best BMW M cars that ever existed, the M2 is not exactly underpowered, with 370 PS …