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Red Bull X2014 revealed for Gran Turismo 6

Most racing games try to go for as realistic a representation of real-life driving as possible. But <i>Gran Turismo</i> goes a step beyond that. Its programmers at Polyphony Digital have a track record of creating fantastical cars just for the game, and this is their latest.<p>Created in collaboration with …

Mercedes Takes Us From Drawing Board to Clay Modeling of Vision Gran Turismo Concept

While blurring the line between reality and fantasy has been for decades the standard operating procedure for video-game creators, automakers are just beginning to explore the opportunities the digital realm presents. Unconstrained by typical real-world concerns, it gives designers carte blanche to …

Sports Cars

2015 Ford Mustang Pictures Are Here, Unofficially and Gorgeously

The all-new, sixth-generation Ford Mustang will be introduced to the world on Thursday, but photos of the real car are already online, making their way to you by way of <i>Autoweek</i>‘s print magazine, a cell-phone camera, and the forums at SVTPerformance.com and Mustang6G.com. Just as our renderings and …

Quick Spin: Zamboni 522 Electric Ice Resurfacer

When Frank J. Zamboni opened one of the largest ice skating rinks in the country just outside Los Angeles in 1940, he realized he needed to …

Cool Gifts for Men – The Guy Gift Guide – Cool Material

Steel Pint Cup ‑ <b>$8.95</b><p>Tactical Spork ‑ <b>$8.95</b><p>Key Tools ‑ <b>$9.95</b><p>Black Valet Tray ‑ <b>$12.95</b><p>Camera Lens Mug ‑ <b>$13.56</b><p>Workman’s Knife ‑ <b>$14.41</b>

BMW planning to stretch i3 into i5 family hauler?

If you're sweet on the new BMW i3 but wish it had more space to carry people and stuff, we've got good news for you. According to <i>Autocar</i>, BMW is planning on stretching the platform that underpins the i3 to create a new model, expected to be called i5.<p>The stretch job would add an extra four inches …

Japanese motorcycles moving into forced induction

While turbocharging and supercharging may be nothing new in the automotive industry, motorcycle engines are almost always naturally aspirated. But even that's beginning to change. At the Tokyo Motor Show last week, two major Japanese companies showed off new forced-induction motorbike …

Paul Walker remembered by friends and fans as details of death filter out [w/videos]

It was with sad hearts that we reported on the death of Paul Walker, star of the hugely popular <i>Fast and Furious</i> movie franchise, but it is with admiration that we can look back upon his life and successful Hollywood career. To wit: Just prior to his untimely passing, Walker was attending an event …

Fabian Oefner creates insanely detailed exploding car art

Peeling away layers of a supercar onion.<p>Have you ever seen Harold Edgerton's photo of a bullet piercing an apple? You know, that super-slow motion freeze-frame with the slug spraying fruit gutseverywhere across a blue background? Well, 29-year-old Swiss artist Fabian Oefner has a brilliant idea: …

Is Fast and Furious future in doubt with Paul Walker's death?

The tragic death of Paul Walker in a car accident this past weekend has thrown into doubt the future of the wildly popular and profitable <i>Fast and Furious</i> film franchise, a series the late actor and car enthusiast played an enormous role in. Of the six films, Walker took the lead in five, playing …

Panoz and DeltaWing suing Nissan over BladeGlider concept

Similarity is bound to occur in an industry where most of the products follow the same basic formula. But once in a while a new design comes along that doesn't quite reinvent the wheel, but comes pretty damn close. The DeltaWing project was one such design – and Nissan, the car's designers allege, …

First Drive: 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder

Don't fear the hybrid supercar.<p>Spot the odd one out: 214 mph, 0-62 mph in 2.6 seconds, and 75 mpg. Like it or not, hybrids are taking over, even in the world of supercars, where the new 918 Spyder is the first in a string of million-dollar-plus exotics to arrive from three of the biggest names in …

The Tron-Like Toyota FV2 Concept Car Isn't As Far-Fetched As It Sounds

Can cars still be fun after automated driving becomes the norm?<p>Toyota thinks so.<p>The Japanese automaker makes an intriguing argument, in the form of the FV2 concept car that is generating a lot of buzz with its world debut at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show.<p>The FV2—the name is short for “Fun Vehicle …

2015 Aston Martin V12 Vantage S: The Biggest V-12 In The Smallest Aston! - Ignition Ep. 95

Paul Walker, 'Fast and Furious' actor, dies in Porsche Carrera GT

Police are looking at speed as a factor in the crash that killed two<p>Paul Walker, the 40-year-old actor who was one of the faces of the “Fast and Furious” movie franchise, died Saturday in a single-car crash in Santa Clarita, California, and police on Sunday were looking at speed as a factor in the …

Los Angeles

Pourquoi avons-nous Instagram plutôt qu’Hyperloop ?

0 0 0 0<p>Nous avons de plus en plus de produits prétendument innovants, mais ceux-ci sont en général anecdotiques, ce sont des gadgets. Où sont donc …

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Jaguar F-TYPE Coupé Brings Style And Noise

Jaguar has never been noted for being a humble brand of automobile, but the F-Type, their next production vehicle, sums up their philosophy …

Zaha Hadid's Extraordinary 2022 FIFA World Cup Stadium

Architect extraordinaire Zaha Hadid and global engineering firm AECOM have recently released the initial details for their highly anticipated 2022 FIFA World Cup Stadium in Qatar. The Al Wakrah Stadium will be the first of several arenas built for the worldwide tournament and is set to begin …

Annual Polar Bear Migration Under Way: How It Works and How Climate Change Could Be Impacting It

Melting sea ice means big changes for the world's 20,000 polar bears.<p><b>In the past month, hundreds of polar bears have strolled past a small town in Canada.</b><p>It's part of their annual migration back to Hudson Bay, where sea ice is reforming after months of summer melt. To get to the ice each autumn, …

Cocktails Recipes That Can Help Cure the Common Cold

Why bother feeding your cold when you can drink your way to clear nasal passages instead? By using curative ingredients such as honey, echinacea, …

Common Cold

Holiday Movie Preview: ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,’ ‘The Wolf of Wall Street,’ and More

Must-See<p>It's movie time! All the films to look forward to this holiday season, from ‘The Hunger Games’ sequel to Scorsese’s latest.<p>11.20.13 5:45 AM ET

Incredible Panoramas Of The World's Most Beautiful Places

AirPano is made of eight team members, who have wide-ranging backgrounds (civil engineering and medical cybernetics, among others). The amateur photographers are currently traveling around the world, shooting major cities and other sites of interest.<p>The group mainly shoots from helicopters, using a …

Photography