R L Anderson

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If This Toaster Doesn’t Like You, It Will Leave You For Someone Else

In Simone Rebaudengo’s toaster experiment, called Addicted Products, a network of toasters goes to “host” families. Each toaster wants to be used, …

Start-up aims for cheap 84-mpg three-wheel car

Paul Elio hopes to start production of his $6,800, three-wheel car next year.<p>LOS ANGELES — If you want to be seen as a bona fide automotive maverick, there's no better way than to pull up in a three-wheel car.<p>But engineering executive Paul Elio thinks the time has come for the commuter car he has …

Leonardo DiCaprio sets up electric car racing team to promote EVs

With all 10 teams now announced, Formula E is ready for its inaugural season to begin in September, 2014<p>Venturi Grand Prix, a joint venture between Monaco-based Venturi Automobiles and famed US actor Leonardo DiCaprio, is the 10th and final team to announce its participation in the inaugural season …

V.I.S.I.T. – West Coast Edition II: The 600 File

A few weeks ago, we took a look at a diverse and awesome collection of vehicles from the great state of California. Long time commenter …

Bugatti just sold the 400th Veyron, and it was one of these, a Legend 'Jean-Pierre Wimille' Grand Sport Vitesse. Details --> http://bit.ly/19kmcqQ

Street-legal airplane: A test drive

Passing the Terrafugia tent, he honked. Phil Meteer, who had recently piloted the Transition roadable airplane for spectators at the show, looked up …

A Tribute to Paul Walker

Pro Drivers, Jay Leno Also Struggled With The Porsche That Killed Paul Walker

But what the speed freaks and pro drivers have known for years is that the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that killed Walker is notoriously difficult to drive—“dangerous” even, according to some higher-ups who work at the German automaker.<p>It’s “the first car in my life that I drive and I feel scared,” …

Paul Walker's life in pictures

Scenes from the life and career of Paul Walker, best known for his roles in the Fast & Furious series, who has died aged 40 in a car crash north of Los Angeles

10 photo highlights today

The Guardian's picture editor brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog

eBay: Land Rover Defender 110 looking to go to good homeor to an owner looking to traverse the planet

It’s no secret that I’m a lover of all things Land Rover. Well, everything except the Freelander of course. I have an irrational desire to someday …

Fiat Doblo Van to do Double-Duty as Ram ProMaster City for 2015

Chrysler’s Ram Commercial Truck division will import a small panel van to the U.S. for the 2015 model year. Based on the Fiat Doblo, the new Ram ProMaster City will join the existing Fiat Ducato-based Ram ProMaster full-size van in U.S. showrooms next year. The Doblo is also currently sold in …