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40-Year-Old Russian Engine at Heart of Rocket Investigation

Refurbished Soviet rocket engines involved in the accident will draw the attention of investigators.<p>The fiery destruction of an Antares rocket left behind a launch pad covered in debris and questions about the rocket's use of refurbished Soviet-era engines.<p>Investigators combed through the wreckage …

Corvette gets slidey with Britain's best performance cars

<i>Autocar</i> wants to find Britain's best driver's car, and it's challenging a murderers' row of some of the world's best performance vehicles to find out, including the latest Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. All of them were therefore assembled at the Castle Combe Circuit to find a winner.<br>If it wants to …

Before the McLaren F1, Gordon Murray penned the Rocket

Well before the Ariel Atom became the poster child of the segment, the Rocket was a face-warper.<p>Road-legal track specials are almost commonplace now—not that they're tame, but everyone knows what an Ariel Atom is. In 1992, though, the road-legal Light Car Rocket was wild and revolutionary. The man …

Star streaked Colosseum

El Bufadero en Invierno 3

2013 Maserati Quattroporte sprint + topspeed

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The Physics Of: Redline

The secrets of sky-high engine speeds.<p>spinners<p>how come diesels don't rev?<p>Automotive diesel engines usually don't spin past 5000 rpm. Thanks to diesel fuel's higher energy density and more abrupt combustion, heavier components are necessary. Long strokes that augment torque also add inertial mass, …

Engines

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Schumacher to drive Mercedes F1 car on Nürburgring Nordschleife

In advance of this year's 24 Hours of Nürburgring race, and as a "thank you" to German motorsports fans, Mercedes-Benz has arranged quite the driving demonstration at the legendary German track. Seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher will pilot a the Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 W02 – …

Question of the Weekend – Would you repaint this near flawless 1972 Plymouth Wagon?

Hooniverse and Station Wagons… Like Peanut Butter and Chocolate, they seem to go together, which bring me to this dilemma. This is an almost flawless …

Alba Dorata raccoglie "sangue puro" solo per cittadini greci

Oggi Alba Dorata organizza una raccolta di sangue per soli ellenici. Tale iniziativa arriva dopo l'occupazione dell'ospedale Nikea, dove i militanti …

“Bergoglio? È Papa grazie alla sua sete di potere”

Miguel Ignacio Mom Debussy, 67 anni, ex gesuita, durante la sua permanenza nella Compagnia di Gesù a San Miguel, Buenos Aires, veniva definito dagli …

‘Yosemite HD’ will blow your mind

This whole project has been an amazing experience. The two of us became friends through Vimeo and explored a shared interest in timelapsing Yosemite …

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Mercedes 300SL Gullwing wrecked by mechanic

This one isn't going to be for the faint of heart. A mechanic recently destroyed a Mercedes-Benz 300SL during a test drive near Pleidelsheim in Baden-Wütterburg, Germany. The owner brought the car to Mechatronics, a shop specializing in high-end and vintage Mercedes-Benz vehicles, for some work. …

Renault's planned luxury sub-brand gets reconsidered

Renault believes there's enough Alpine love to restart that brand with its own model almost immediately. The launch of the Initiale Paris luxury brand it's been mulling, on the other hand, will be more restrained: a report in <i>Autocar</i> says that instead of launching with a first model based on the …

Roundie Simplicity: 1968 BMW 1600

<b>2/28/2013 Update:</b> One month later, this BMW 1600 has now made its way to the West Coast where it is being offered at a SoCal dealer. Find it here on …

28 Incredibly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Actually Exist

I want to go to there.

Meet Me in Big Sur

Trans-America Building Through The Golden Gate Bridge.

Yosemite 'Firefall' Sets Iconic Waterfall Beautifully Alight (PHOTOS)

For a few minutes last weekend, a waterfall in California's Yosemite National Park erupted into flame.<p>At least, it appeared that way to spectators lucky enough to catch a glimpse of an amazing natural phenomenon observers have dubbed a "firefall."<p>For a few weeks in February of each year, a brief …

Pointed Up - Marshall Beach - Golden Gate Bridge

looking down from the golden gate bridge photo

Le 25 lingue più influenti al mondo (secondo parametri diversi dal numero dei parlanti)

<b>A tutti prima o poi è venuta voglia di imparare una lingua straniera e, si sa, una delle cose più difficili (a meno che non si parta già con le idee</b> …