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Browse by:<p>Latest news<br>• Trending<br>• Supercars<br>• Hot Hatch<br>• British<br>• Video<br>• Weird<br>• First Look<br>• Gaming<p>The Lotus Exige Cup 430 Type 25 is ANOTHER special edition<p>Yep. Lotus …

How to photograph yourself naked

Looking at Polly Penrose’s photographs, you’d never think there was a shred of self-doubt. Logging onto real estate websites to scout out the most interesting, abandoned locations, and using her nude body as a self-described prop, her work is strong yet serene as she drapes over and between lounge …

Michael Jackson

Do not try at home! Crazy pictures by 'urban explorers'

It's an unusual hobby known as urban exploration where photographers venture into abandoned or unused buildings and places to see what they can capture on camera. Have a look!

Photography

Wallpapers: new Renault Alpine concept meets its A110 grandfather

Look at it. Seriously, just look at it. Small, branded with a proper badge, with the engine in the right place and cheeky looks that make you want to …

Forget mega yachts — this mobile private island just upped the ante on billionaire toys

Yacht design has gotten pretty extravagant in recent years, but nothing compares to Kokomo Ailand.<p>More mobile island than yacht, Kokomo is a floating, semi-submersed vessel with a level of luxury that rivals a four-star resort. According to renderings, the "private floating habitat" features …

Aeroscraft Shows Off Its Giant Airship

A second age of dirigibles is moving ahead<p>Lighter than air vehicles are, for the most part, relics of a distant past. The first Zeppelin age ended with cries of “oh, the humanity.” One problem of the Hindenburg was its reliance on flammable hydrogen, but modern airships take advantage instead of …

Aviation

The evolution of the Porsche 911

Few cars are as truly legendary as the Porsche 911. Instantly recognised the world over, it is a car that has stood the test of time, whilst …

Porsche

Singer Porsche 911 | GearLuxe | Cars, Porsche, Supercars...

Described by many as the most beautiful car of the 20th century, the Jaguar E-Type's curves and lines look every bit as perfect today as they did …

Supercars

The Pebble Beach Tour d'Élégance Puts the Show Cars on the Road

One of the biggest gripes you hear against the Pebble Beach Concours d’Élégance is that it’s a static car show, with the cars parked on the preternaturally perfect grass of the Pebble Beach golf links, more art objects than automobiles. There is, however, an opportunity to see those cars—most of …

Auto Shows

10 beloved planes that have been retired | CNN Travel

CNN

40 years of the Porsche 911 Turbo - Telegraph

Porsche

Top eight rarest factory-built Porsche 911s of all time

30 Oct<p>News<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>Rarity is a huge draw for many Porsche 911 enthusiasts, with Zuffenhausen having produced its fair share of small-run …

Porsche

BMW's Hydrogen Future is Embodied by This Sinister i8 Prototype

That future may be a long ways away, but in the present, this "eDrive Hydrogen Fuel Cell Prototype" is powered by a completely electric, 272-hp powertrain.<p>BMW's hydrogen strategy is starting to take shape. The company has been working on hydrogen-powered cars since 1984, but for a long time the …

No Reserve: 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon Doka Diesel

This 1990 Volkswagen Type 2 Doka (VIN WV2ZZZ24ZLH053783) is listed as a rust and accident free truck with a documented 59k kilometers (~36k miles) …

Boeing stijgt bijna verticaal op

Vliegtuigbouwer Boeing heeft een spectaculaire video op YouTube gezet van een testvlucht met een Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Het toestel stijgt bijna …

Seattle Artist Tom DesLongchamp Turns Markers And Ink Into Vibrant Portraits

You’ll never look at the half-dried chubby markers from your school days the same way again.<p>Seattle artist Tom DesLongchamp certainly didn’t the day he decided to add some color to his portrait work beyond the traditional brush pen and black ink. “Since college, I've always kept a sketchbook which …

Is This Weird 3-Story Solar Powered Jet The Airliner Of The Future?

Probably not, but check back in 30 years<p>The Progress Eagle is a gigantic concept airliner by designer Oscar Viñals. It's an amazing air transit behemoth, with solar panels and a giant wind turbine, all for a glorious future that may never come to pass.<p>By design the Progress Eagle is a plane that …

Solar Panels

10 Things No Parent Wants To Hear From Their Child

I'm a mother. And, like most mothers, I love my children to pieces. My kids, like most kids, are terrific and challenging on a level I didn't previously know existed.<p>I spent most of my night up with a sick kiddo. I found my mind wandering in the early pre-dawn hours to all of the wonderfully …

These BMW Techno Classica posters are awesome

Recent classics are BMW's theme for the 2015 Techno Classica show in Essen, Germany. These seven promo posters they made up for the occasion are just fantastic.<p>Recent classics are BMW's theme for the 2015 Techno Classica show in Essen, Germany, and the promo posters they made up for the occasion …

The 6x6 Land Rover Defender is just SO weird-looking

Kahn Design's "Flying Huntsman" 6x6 is as awkward as AMG's G63 6x6 was perfect.<p>Kahn Design's "Flying Huntsman" 6x6 Land Rover Defender conversion is as bizarre as AMG's G63 6x6 was perfect. The proportions are just...so strange. It's also troublingly bereft of falcons.

The Ariel Nomad on gravel looks like the most fun ever

235 hp, 1400 lbs, and dialed in for the dirt. It's 100% enthusiast catnip.<p>Ariel dropped specs and details of the brash Nomad, so we know it's got a 235-hp Honda four, weighs 1477 lbs, and can hit 60 mph in a nutso 3.4 seconds.<p>And as you'll see in the two videos below, sports-car specs and a …

17 Bizarre Aircraft We Love, and the Stories Behind Them

Oddball ideas take flight.<p>It's easy to love these funny-looking planes just for their sheer weirdness. But many of them were built to prove a point or to advance the science of aerodynamics.

Big Dog and Small Pup Are Inseparable Best Friends

Earlier this year we met photogenic Harlow the Weimaraner and his fellow canine buddy Sage. Now, the household has welcomed a new addition to their dog party–Indi the Dachshund. The tiny pup has seamlessly entered the family, adding an adorable element to the already sweet collection of portraits …

Pets

David Yarrow face to face with nature – in pictures

Photographer David Yarrow travelled all over the globe to capture intimate portraits of wild animals in their natural habitats. Here he explains how he managed to get close up with lions, tigers and grizzly bears, and why his pictures had to be in black and white

Mike Berkofsky's best photograph: Jimi Hendrix

'You could smell him 30 seconds before you could see him – the patchouli was so strong'<p>It was 1967, and I was just starting out as a photographer. My father-in-law was trying to get me to drive a taxi because I hadn't made any money for a long time. Then I got a call from the editor at Rave …

Wildlife comeback in Europe - in pictures

A new report has selected 18 mammal and 19 bird species that have made a successful comeback in Europe in the past 50 years and looked at the factors behind their recovery

The BMW M1 wails the holiest of screams

Wear earplugs, they said. It'll be fun, they said.<p>"Wear earplugs," they told me before I strapped into a 1979 race-prepped BMW M1. But then I heard the mechanics warming the engine before practice. <i>Braaaap</i>, <i>braaap.</i> The motor wailed with each prod of the throttle. My goosebumps turned to hives. I made …

Supercars

10 Amazing Light Painting Photographers You Should Start Following Right Now

Light Painting goes as far back as Pablo Picasso, and since the true formation of the medium with pioneers such as Dean Chamberlain, Eric Staller and …

One-seat wonder: The Jaguar Project 7

Racy, retro, and rocking the 550-hp V8 from the XKR-S.<p>Hey Jaguar, stop pandering to us with awesome things, the latest of which will debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this week and summarily melt faceslike the end of <i>Raiders of the Lost Ark.</i><p>The car in question is the Jaguar Project 7. Put …