Leslie Sinyangwe

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Multimillion-Dollar Misfortune: Total Value of Sinkhole Corvettes Is $1–2 Million

<b>Ever hear the saying “classic cars are holes you throw money into?”</b><p>It seems that, in the coverage of the National Corvette Museum’s sinkhole incident, there are quite a few estimates for the total cost of the vehicular losses flying around, some of them true, others a bit, uh, less so (“$8 …

Classic Cars

Dreams of 'self-discovery' destroying marriage, claims psychologist

High divorce rates and low marital satisfaction are a direct result of partners' inability to meet 'psychological expectations'<p>Time was when a roof over your head, food on the table and occasional bouts of sexual activity were the hallmarks of a successful marriage. Not any more. According to a US …

BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe revealed

This is the 4 Series Gran Coupe, a four-door coupe based on the 4 Series, which is based on the 3 Series saloon.<p>Confused? Us too. Just as we were starting to come around to BMW's new naming convention, where coupes are even numbers and saloons odd numbers, the company previews the slope-roofed Gran …

Automotive Design

Fast in France: Cars of Le Grand Palais

The Jaguar D-Type valued from 4.1m euro ($5.6m) to 4.7m euro was never raced by the factory Jaguar team. And yet it was among the most dominant machines of its era.<p>Such fascinating pedigrees are the norm during the collector car auctions at Paris’s Le Grand Palais, the Beaux-Arts landmark just …

Classic Cars

With a 500hp V8, Continental GT finds its voice

It is difficult to imagine the phrase “base model” applying to anything with eight cylinders, 500 horsepower and a starting price equal to nine Mini Coopers. But Bentley’s Continental GT V8 is just that, the entry point in a range that climbs all the way to the fearsome Continental GT Speed – a …

Automotive Design

Schumacher battling pneumonia as F1 champ tries to pull out of coma

News about seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher continues to worsen as he is now being treated for pneumonia. The doctors discovered the infection last week and have administered him with an antibiotics regimen in hopes to mitigate the life-threatening illness. The discovery came at …

Bugatti sitting on $85M stockpile of unsold Veyrons

There may be trouble brewing with the supercar specialists at Bugatti. The French brand shocked the world with the Veyron when it debuted in 2006, but at eight years old, the hypercar may be getting a little stale to its wealthy clientele. What's worse, Bugatti insiders say a replacement is still …

Avalanche science: uncovering snow's deadly secrets

The Swiss Federal Snow and Avalanche Research Institute is dedicated to the study of the dangers of snow. With the Alps seeing a particularly deadly winter season of avalanches, the BBC went to the Swiss Alps to discover the latest technology that is helping make the mountains safer.<p>Listening for …

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