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The Hoop Tracker Aims To Improve Your Basketball Game (video)

Want to improve your BBall game? Well the Hoop Tracker smartwatch from Wireless Sports is just what you need on the court. It’s the world’s first …

Urwerk Creates Watch The Knows When It's Not Accurate

Don’t you just hate it when your watch is displaying the wrong time, even though you never touched it? Yea, us too. It’s like somehow it magically …

Samsung Galaxy Gear Smartwatch Will Need Your Phone To Do, Uh, Anything

It’s no secret that Samsung is rolling out the Galaxy Gear next week, their first shot in what will be the messy and inevitably pointless wearable …

HTC One Mini First Impression: Small Isn't a Sacrifice

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] spent sometime with AT&T’s HTC One Mini today. To be candid it’s the first Android I’ve used that includes “carrier bloatware”. …

M4 Tactical Crossbow Uses A Red Dot Sight To Find Targets

The crossbow is one of those devices that changed the course of human history. Using a bow and arrow requires strength, training, skill, and …

HTC 8XT Windows Phone 8 Review

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]n the GR chopping block is a brand new candy-colored Windows Phone. The HTC 8XT is a unit with similar specs as the Nokia Lumia …

Xbox One Launch Date Official, Coming November 22nd

It’s official. In 78 days and 13 hours, the Xbox One will officially hit stores and arrive at your door step for all your gaming indulgence. If …

Odd, The PS4 Launching in Japan in 2014, Three Months After the US Launch

In a rather weird twist of events, Sony today announced, alongside the PS Vita TV and new Vita launch, that the Playstation 4 will arrive in Japan on …

Aston Martin reveals new Vanquish Volante

This is the new Aston Martin Vanquish Volante, and as you can see, it's a rather stunning bit of machinery.<p>And it appears Aston has been rather busy of late, what with this new Vanquish Volante arriving just moments after the <i>Fastest Production Aston Ever</i> (that'll be the new V12 Vantage S) and the …

James Bond’s Lotus submarine heads to auction

The auction lot number has not yet been released, but “007” seems a fitting choice.<p>The fully functioning Lotus Esprit submarine piloted by James Bond in The Spy Who Loved Me has been consigned by RM Auctions for its coming sale in London this September.<p>The car, which was nicknamed Wet Nellie on the …

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Bumblebee’s new look for fourth Transformers film

Bumblebee, the bravest little Autobot in Michael Bay’s cartoon-inspired Transformers movies, gets a new look in the series’ fourth instalment.<p>Revealed by Michael Bay, the films’ director, on his personal website, the yellow Chevrolet Camaro concept completes the collection of the Transformers robot …

Campagna T-Rex: From Canada, a three-wheeled terror

Campagna Motors’ aptly named T-Rex is a beast.<p>With the seatbelt clicked, wheel reattached and key inserted, you are ready to go. Well, you are ready to try, at least.<p>It is as cramped as a Shriners car, as noisy as a jackhammer and possessed of what is surely the steepest operational learning curve …

Camping Minis: Roughing it in miniature

Airstream, Winnebago, Microbus – and Mini?<p>The British subsidiary of BMW Group has produced a trio of cars perfect for your next glamping expedition. The concepts are based on three models in the Mini portfolio: the Countryman, Clubman and Clubvan.<p>Already a bare-bones affair, the Clubvan, Mini’s …

The US Fords that Britain wants

Ford’s US operations build some great vehicles, leaving the brand’s British fans to pine for what they do not get. Wait. Surely that’s the wrong way round?<p>Traditionally it has been. American drivers have looked on impotently as Ford has rolled out one brilliant European-market Focus RS after …

Filthy Lucra

You may not have heard of Lucra, but you may have seen one of its sportscars. That is of course, if you were one of the many millions of people who watched Fast & Furious 6, where a green and yellow LC470 was one of the star cars.<p>Well, now the company has announced a new model, as yet unnamed, set …

Roadsters

The week in pictures

Fast times at Lotus

At Lotus Cars’ factory in Hethel, England, the production line for the supercharged V6-powered Exige S is humming.<p>The whole company is humming, in fact. Flush from an infusion of £100m ($155m) by its new Malaysian owners, the investment group DRB-Hicom, the British sports car maker has embarked on …

The week in pictures

Corvette Stingray: The rocket scientist’s ride

The original American astronauts were celebrities who drove Corvettes. Today’s astronauts are just about as anonymous as accountants, and no one really notices what they drive.<p>Is the Corvette too smart for its own good? Hardly.<p>Time passes. Astronauts and their machines surrender some stardust. But …

Vuhl gets real

In Mexico City, brothers Iker and Guillermo Echeverria are about to build a truly global supercar.<p>The pair unveiled the windscreen-less Vuhl 05 – described as a track-ready but road-legal lightweight supercar – to rousing approval at the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed in West Sussex, England. The …

First drive: Porsche 911 Turbo S

What is it, you ask? Only the quickest-accelerating 911 ever, and one of the very fastest cars in the world.<p>The new Turbo S, with its bi-turbo 3.8-litre flat six, sends 553bhp and a ludicrous 553 torques to four very large tires, The 0-62mph sprint is officially quoted at 3.1 seconds, with top …

International exotica

Lexus LF-NX Concept: Automotive origami

Lexus doesn't normally get these kinds of things wrong, but with this new concept bound for the Frankfurt Motor Show next week, erm...<p>It's called the Lexus LF-NX, and is the Japanese carmaker's vision of a “mid-sized” crossover – think Audi Q5 – that could become part of the range in the future.</i> …

Impeccable timing, from Nissan

Well, how’s this for timing?<p>On the eve of the 2013 Frankfurt motor show, Nissan released a brief teaser video and photo stills of what may be the most compelling new product headed to the German financial capital.<p>The Nismo Watch Concept draws its name from Nissan’s in-house tuning division, which …

Compact KIA Niro Concept Car with Butterfly Doors

KIA will unveil its latest dramatic <b>KIA Niro concept car</b> at 65th Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) in Frankfurt. It will be shown together …

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Lamborghini Diamante Concept for The Year of 2023

<b>Lamborghini Diamante concept</b> was inspired by the cut of a Diamond and aggressive/powerful lines of a sportscar. It’s a design study by Thomas …

Futuristic Audi Fleet Shuttle Quattro for Ender’s Game Movie

Innovative, futuristic, cutting-edge design of <b>Audi Fleet Shuttle Quattro</b> will be displayed at Ender’s Game Movie, a virtual car based on Orson Scott …