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2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1: 650 HP, 0 to 60 in 3.5, Yours for $62,000

Surprising no one, the Camaro ZL1 will be lightning quick.<p>When Chevrolet first unveiled the 2017 Camaro ZL1 back in March, it didn't list exact performance figures, but everyone knew it'd be an impressively quick car. When we heard last month that the ZL1 would be rated at a Corvette Z06-matching …

Sports Cars

World’s largest aircraft leaves its hangar for the first time: Pictures show the amazing scale of the 92m-long so-called ‘bum plane’

The world's largest aircraft, known fondly as the 'Flying Bum', left its hangar for the first time today.<p>The Airlander 10, which cost £25million to …

Remote Controls

NASA captures comet making suicide run at the sun

So-called sungrazer comets are the daredevils of the cosmos attempting, like Icarus or Queen Margaery Tyrell, to fly high and tight by the sun without getting burned. This week, ESA and NASA's Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) caught a sungrazer that flew a little too close.<p>The above …

The View From Inside a Flying B-29 Is Unreal

I could live in the nose of this bomber.<p>Peering out the panoramic glass from the nose of a flying B-29 Superfortress is a rare sight to behold these days, considering that only one of the 3,970 aircraft built remains airworthy. That is, until a few days ago when the fully restored B-29 called 'Doc' …

Boeing's 100 years - and most important airliners - in pictures

Take a tour of the biggest, baddest, and weirdest planes we encountered at the UK's largest air show

For U.K.-based aviation fans, there’s nothing quite like the Farnborough International Air Show. Taking place just west of London every two years, …

Ferrari GTC4Lusso in Tuscany by Ape - Ape to Gentleman

<i>Photography by Ape to Gentleman</i><p>When Ferrari emailed to ask if someone from Ape to Gentleman would like to fly out to Italy to put their latest …

Ferrari LaFerrari to be auctioned at Monterey

Mecum Auctions will offer up for sale one of its largest collections of rare, sports, and super cars next month in Monterey, California.<p>The auction …

These Airplane Nightmares Will Make You Never Want to Fly Again

Terrible tales at 35,000 feet.<p>According to the J.D. Power and Associates 2016 North America Airline Satisfaction Study, flying on an airplane hasn't been that bad lately. Customer satisfaction for North American airlines is at a ten-year high, and overall opinions on in-flight services have …

A Cold War mystery: Why did Jimmy Carter save the space shuttle?

Ars solves the mystery by going directly to a primary source—the president himself.<p>We’d been chatting for the better part of two hours when Chris …

Space Exploration

Caffe Brasiliano is closing — and there likely won’t be anything like it again in Toronto

At lunchtime, this stretch of Toronto’s Dundas Street West looks like a cab stand. Six or seven taxis, all parked in a line but none available for a …

Luxury Skyacht: Incredible Private Jet With A Queen Bed

Look, we don’t mean to be rude, but if your private jet doesn’t come totally decked out in mahogany, with a queen-sized bed, a walk-in shower, …

Countertops

Review: Chevrolet Camaro SS droptop blasts sound, fury

MALIBU, Calif. — Oh, that sound.<p>The Chevrolet Camaro SS engine has already been tuned to delight those who love the sound of a throaty V-8. But to experience it at its best, the convertible version really demands a spin with the top down.<p>Tooling around the windy roads in the hills above the …

Sports Cars

​These Bikers Want to Help Kids Confront Their Abusers

From offering mood-boosting bike rides to showing up to legal proceedings, the Montreal chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse step in to support victims of mental, physical, or sexual abuse.<p>We meet the bikers in a parking lot behind a strip mall, a predictable landscape of Harleys, leather, and …

How Iron Maiden Made the Boeing 747 Badass Again

Celebrity endorsements are a cornerstone of advertising nowadays, but an industrial manufacturing giant like Boeing seldom gets the chance to play …

Iron Maiden

The lamest excuses police hear for distracted driving

Nothing, it seems, will stop some drivers from using their cellphones while behind the wheel. Not steep fines, not demerit points — not even the …

Canada

Why 300 South Africans are fighting to save Fort McMurray

The story of the 300 South African firefighters who are helping to battle the wildfires that have razed Fort McMurray and forced the evacuation of …

South Africa

Inside BMW Classic’s Unreal Historic Vault In Munich

Photography by Ted Gushue<p>It’s no secret that BMW has long since developed a robust Classic center that focuses on restoring heritage models as well …

United Airlines Is Slimming Down to Grow Earnings

In recent years, <b>United Continental</b> has lagged behind its major airline peers in terms of profitability. Most of its problems stem from the poorly managed integration of United Airlines and Continental Airlines, which alienated once-loyal customers.<p>But United's route network has also been a source …

Buy This 1971 Ferrari Dino 246 GT Because There Isn't Enough Beauty In Your Life

Art you can drive.<p>Some cars are so pretty, it's difficult to wrap your head around them. A Ferrari Dino, especially in European-market fixed-roof GT spec like this particular example, is one such car. It's the sort of car you could spend hours just staring at, but thankfully, the Dino is a great …

Bullied Alberta teen undergoes complete transformation to inspire others

She spent years struggling with her weight, but now a teenager from Sherwood Park has transformed her life after bullying led her to self-harm.<p>At her …

Drake is building an extravagant mansion in Toronto, complete with a jersey museum and an awards room

It’s safe to assume Drake has more than enough loonies and toonies to spare after his fourth album, Views, went platinum in a week and continues to …

Hockey Hall of Famer Chris Chelios on his next moves, why Wayne Gretzky failed as a coach, and more

Chris Chelios' career spanned 26 years, starting when he was an offensive defenseman with the Montreal Canadiens at 22 and finishing as a spare part …

Dallas Stars, St. Louis Blues come to grips with Fort McMurray devastation: ‘It makes losing the game irrelevant’

ST. LOUIS — Everybody is from somewhere. That somewhere, if it was the backdrop for a happy childhood, is filled with faces and places that are stuck …

Ice Hockey

Fort McMurray disaster relief could cost federal government billions of dollars

OTTAWA – The federal government will likely be responsible for hundreds of millions – and potentially billions — of dollars in costs resulting from …

Canada

4 flights, an aircraft carrier, and a helicopter: CNN anchor's 'great American friendship story'

<b>(CNN) —</b> In this exclusive Reporter's Notebook, Brooke Baldwin details her teeth-rattling, two-day embed aboard the USS Harry S. Truman, the very vessel tasked with protecting America from ISIS.<p>The invitation from the U.S. Navy<p>The most important assignment of my career took me to a place where your …

Montreal Canadiens weren’t lying: The only thing wrong this season was Carey Price’s health

For the better part of three seasons, Canadiens fans obsessed over Carey Price’s role with the team and wondered what would happen if he wasn’t part …

Ice Hockey