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This is what a 550-hp Taurus looks like

With 550 horsepower and 600 lb-ft of torque, Curtis Haley's 2011 Taurus SHO might be the ultimate sleeper.<p>This is the fastest couch I've ever driven. We're wafting along in the left lane, the sternum push of two turbos burying me in the plush foam of a fat man's bucket seat. The speedometer is …

Tennessee

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

Medicine

Want a Humvee? Army Auctioning Decommissioned Models

So you’re <i>that</i> guy. The guy who has everything. And by everything, we mean a thousand-acre ranch <i>and</i> your own island. Even so, we bet you don’t have one of these: a genuine, Department of Defense–issue Humvee.<p>We’re not talking about one of those pansy-ass, chrome-wheeled, civilian-grade AM General H1 …

Military

Would you buy an NSX with 232k miles?

Yes, yes I would.<p>Here's the thing: you can buy a V6-powered Honda Accord with more power than a 1993 Acura NSX, and yet, you don't find yourself cruising eBay late at night for generic Japanese sedans. One may have forever altered the face of transportation in America, but the other grabbed the …

Supercars

How Gravity And 100-Year-Old Tech Can Help Solve The Energy Storage Problem

Push a heavy train up a hill when power is aplenty. Let it roll back down when electricity is needed. Simple as that, says the startup pursuing the unconventional idea.<p>One of the biggest challenges for renewable power like wind and solar has always been storage, so the grid can keep running cheaply …

Vaughn Gittin Jr.'s backyard is cooler than yours

Your backyard rallycross fantasy is his reality.<p>Based on what he's created in his backyard, it's good to be Vaughn Gittin Jr., who apparently spends all his free time flying through the air and spraying dirt around the rallycross-style drift arena he created in the quarry behind his house. Here, …

Sports Cars

The Ford Turbo Coupes (Mustang SVO, T-Bird Turbo and Merkur XR4Ti)

Welcome to the Hooniverse Obscure Muscle Car Garage, a regular feature which aims to expand the notion of what a muscle car is, and to throw all …

Ford blamed in drug mule lawsuit

If a college student is caught smuggling drugs across the border, one might think the kid got what was coming to him. But when a Mexican student at the University of Texas in El Paso was caught by Border Patrol agents with duffel bags filled with marijuana in his trunk, the man used a classic …

Ford’s Vibrating Shifter Teaches Simpletons How to Drive a Manual

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 07.26.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>Manual transmissions are better. Period. …

Detroit’s Storied Packard Plant Complex Slated for Auction

Long considered a jewel in the crown of Detroit “ruin porn” by urban explorers and history buffs, it appears the former Packard Plant has finally met a foe more powerful than arsonists, vandals, and neglect: the tax man. After years of standing in silent disobedience of likely every ordinance on …

Classic Cars

Man crashes car while driving drunk and having sex, proceeds to hide in cactus

We can say this for 25-year old Albuquerque, NM resident Luis Briones: this is a man that doesn't want the party to end. A report from the <i>Albuquerque Journal</i> would seem to indicate that Mr. Briones is having a very bad week, after risking his life, his female passenger's life and the lives of more …

I sold my Viper, but the memories I'll keep

<i>UPDATE – January 21, 2015: We are sad to report that Tom Kowaleski died Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at age 63. Sources say Tom died while hiking on a trail in the Desert Mountain region north of Scottsdale, AZ. He had no underlying health issues at the time of death, according to a report from the</i> …

Driving while using medical marijuana not necessarily illegal in Michigan

It's going to be a while before we've figured out our brave new marijuana-approved world. The next lesson comes courtesy of the Michigan Supreme Court, which has reportedly ruled that it isn't necessarily against the law for a medical marijuana user to drive with the drug in their system. The …

Happy Memorial Day Weekend

We contributors here in the Hooniverse are having a lazy holiday weekend. Hope my fellow Hoons are too and all the while remembering the men and …

The Performance Cars of Fast & Furious 6

The Fast & Furious franchise has gotten a handful of hit films out of people driving fast cars doing insane stunts. We got the scoop on the muscle cars featured in the sixth installment, out May 24.

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