Abhijit Deshpande

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Iceberg the size of Singapore breaks from Antarctica to roam the ocean

NASA's Earth Observatory says that a vast chunk of ice the size of Singapore has broken away from Antarctica, and may soon start drifting in the Southern Ocean. Named B-31 by the US National Ice Center, the slab of ice is 21 miles by 12 miles in size and now floating in Pine Island Bay, south-west …

2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban are ready to haul

The Chevrolet Suburban and its short-wheelbase cousin, the Tahoe, have both seen significant redesigns, which are being shown off live at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show. The new looks, with the dual-tiered headlights and bold grille aren't a radical departure from the current Suburban/Tahoe's …

Live from the 2013 L.A. Auto Show

PopMech's auto editors descend on the Los Angeles Auto Show, where the best new cars and concepts are on display. Check back for more updates.<p>PopMech's auto editors descend on the Los Angeles Auto Show, where the best new cars and concepts are on display. Check back for more updates.

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Ford EcoBoost smashes records at Daytona

Some mighty machines have lapped the banks of the Daytona International Speedway over the years: thunderous V8-powered stock cars, Le Mans-conquering Group C prototypes, open-wheel Champ Cars, knee-dragging superbikes... heck, the infield lake has even hosted powerboat racing. But this – this is …

After the second spinout, this Radical SR3 is better than coffee

Try, try again.<p>The saying goes, "If at first you don't succeed, try try again." However, if you happen to spin coming out of the pits at Le Mans, after having someone tell you not to mow the grass in your Radical SR3, you might think better of it and pack it up for the afternoon (or wait until the …

2014 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-in Hybrid for fat cats frugal with fuel

Judging by how long we waited to get a clear shot of the Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-in Hybrid, you'd have thought hybrid cars were only driven by Terminators and that the technology arrived only 48 hours ago through a wormhole in the Mercedes stand. The newest member of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class …

Slideshow: Opel Monza concept

White Unicorn: 1988 Volkswagen Scirocco 16V

This 1988 Volkswagen Scirocco 16V is a remarkably clean example, and looks just like we remember them 25 years ago when the cool kids drove them. …

2014 Peugeot 308 is a dandy Focus fighter from France

It's easy to focus all the attention on the Peugeot 308 R Concept, thanks to its two-tone paint job and 270-horsepower engine. For the more average European, though, we have the standard Peugeot 308. The cleanly styled, five-door is Peugeot's bread-and-butter offering, competing against the Ford …