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The Simple Path to Being Your Fittest at Any Age

<b>Training would be easier if we were all honest about our motives</b>. While a few athletes would say they train for sports performance because their …

This 8-Minute Ab Workout Will Strengthen Every Muscle in Your Core

They say abs are made in the kitchen, but we’re firm believers that a good core workout can’t hurt. That’s why we invited Marife San Victores, a …

Check Yourself: 8 Home Maintenance Tasks You Should Tackle in March

If the sight of the mercury creeping upward fills you with spring fever, we're with you. We, too, are restless for the toastier and longer days that …

Real Estate

VW Beetle Turbo Coupe Adds R-Line Trim; Starts at $30,930

Now that the VW Beetle Turbo has the new EA888 engine, it is only fitting that a new R-Line model should accompany it. As we predicted last year, the R-Line will be available on the Beetle Turbo coupe; with a six-speed manual, the Beetle Turbo R-Line starts at $30,930.<p>The R-Line replaces the …

Stainless Steel

Dune Bug Returns: Awesome VW Beetle Dune Concept Going Into Production in 2016

When the shimmering copper Beetle Dune Concept debuted at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year, our sources at VW suggested the awesome Bug would arrive in dealerships within a couple of years. That strong hint has just been transformed into fact, thanks to confirmation from Volkswagen that the …

Detroit Auto Show

VW Beetle Dune production confirmed [w/video]

Volkswagen has sneakily announced plans to put the Beetle Dune Concept from the 2014 Detroit Motor Show into production in 2016. The confirmation didn't come in a press release as long as your arm (as is the norm among German automakers). Instead, it came as almost an aside during a promotional …

VW Beetle R is one mean bug

Volkswagen's R lineup currently consists of the Golf R in North America, and the too-cool-for-school Scirocco R in Europe. It hasn't exactly been a secret as to which VW would next get the R treatment; the German manufacturer reportedly confirmed that a hotter Beetle would be coming to the US. That …

Volkswagen

VW unveils Beetle Dune concept in Detroit

The jury is out as to whether Volkswagen’s Beetle Dune concept is more Frank Herbert or Bruce Meyers. Equipped with all mod cons, it’s a far cry from …

VW’s New Wave: Beetle Wave Concept Is Orange and Houndstoothy

Of the Beetle concepts VW is bringing to the New York show, this Wave convertible is probably the tamest, and it’s the one with orange paint and a houndstooth-trimmed interior.<p>The color is called Habanero Orange, which makes us want to go get Buffalo wings, while the upholstery is intended to evoke …

Volkswagen

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R Photo Gallery

Sports Cars

Top 23 New & Awesome DIY Pallet Projects

There is no need to tell you about all the positive things we have when we have a pallets at home. There are so many ways to repurpose them and make …

How to: Make a DIY Modern Raised Dog Bowl

My friend (and Curbly blogger extraordinaire) Capree loves dogs. I, myself, being hopelessly allergic to them... have a like-them-from-afar kinda …

Woodworking

9 Things Everyone Should Know About Chainsawing

A fallen tree can become a tangled mess. But with the right gear and techniques, you can quickly and easily turn it into next year's fuel.<p>A fallen tree can become a tangled mess. But with the right gear and techniques, you can quickly and easily turn it into next year's fuel.

Woodworking

Seal Air Leaks to Cut Home Energy Costs - Green Homes

Applying caulk around windows lowers home energy costs by stopping air leaks, which otherwise allow heat to escape in the winter.<p>ILLUSTRATION: KEITH …

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Timberland Sensorflex Collection

You're a busy guy, so you know that every day is an adventure, and you need a pair of shoes that can handle it all. Whether you're running late for …

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The Muscle-Burning Megacircuit

Intensify your workout with this lightning-fast, 6-minute routine<p>Between chatting, recovering, and watching <i>SportsCenter</i>, most men don't spend a lot of time actually exercising at the gym. "But if you want to get the best results from your workout, you need to maximize your time there," says David …

4 Killer Rowing Workouts

Crush calories and get in prime shape with these indoor cardio routines<p>It’s hard to find a cardio machine that works your body harder than an indoor rower. It requires equal effort from your upper and lower body, extreme cardiovascular fitness, and ridiculous muscular endurance to blast out rep …

Q: Are there any benefits to doing neck exercises?

Try this move to make your body look even bigger and protect your head at the same time<p>If you've ever wondered why guys in your gym are doing weird neck maneuvers, it's for this reason: You'll create the illusion of huge. "Adding muscle to your neck gives the impression that you're a lot bigger …

The Best Time to Book a Flight

Use this money-saving strategy from an air-travel pro<p>Save big bucks for your next trip: On the latest episode of <i>Men’s Health Live</i>, Jeff Klee, CEO of CheapAir.com, reveals a number of proven travel tips—including the best time to buy your plane tickets.<p><b>“It really does make a big difference when you</b> …

The Move That Makes Your Belly Disappear

Carve a V-shaped torso with this two-in-one, back-blasting exercise<p>Building your back can make you appear slimmer, even if you haven't lost an inch around your middle. Your largest back muscles—the latissimus dorsi—start on the lower half of your back and attach to the inside of your upper arms, …

The Workout That Crushes Your Cravings

Put in some speed work to put that raging hunger on the sideline<p>It’s really possible to sweat out your appetite. Doing several rounds of intense intervals might make you eat less, reports new Australian research.<p>In the study, researchers found that men who completed a very difficult sprint session …

Blazing Burpees

Challenge your muscles from every direction with this lightning-quick fitness test<p>This fitness challenge may consist of only two moves—the burpee and lateral shuffle—but it'll tax your muscles, jolt your metabolic system, and leave you drenched. "When done back-to-back, the burpee and lateral …

37 Ways to Turn Your Lower Body into a Machine

Build unparalleled strength with these unilateral leg exercises<p>Pistol squats are extremely tough. In fact, most guys are wobbly disasters when attempting one. But the exercise is the ultimate test of single-leg strength. That's why it's so impressive that BJ Gaddour, C.S.C.S., creator of <i>Men's …

Health

The Stretch That Chisels Your Core

Sculpt your abs and improve your flexibility with this two-in-one move<p>Make your side plank do double duty by adding a quad stretch. "You'll not only work every muscle in your core, but you'll loosen your hip flexors, a group of muscles on the front of your hips that allow you to bring your legs …

4 Healthy Drinks That Aren't Boring

Quench your thirst without sipping extra sugar<p>In a recent study from the University of Glasgow, researchers found that some juices may be just as bad for your health as drinking sugary sodas. How come? Most juice has added sugar, the researchers say, which means the average glass is less healthy …

5 Best Obstacle Races for 2015

Want to put yourself through hell? Here’s how to choose your torture arena—and learn which events to steer clear of<p>Nothing breaks up the monotony of a 10-mile trail run like climbing a rope ladder, wading through chest-deep mud or dropping into an ice bath from 10 feet up. But obstacle races do …