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NYPD Sued for Confusing Jolly Ranchers and Crystal Meth

A Brooklyn man who was detained for possession of what cops thought was crystal meth, but were actually just some red and blue Jolly Ranchers, is …

R&T's 20 Best Cars Under $30K

The average price of a new car is over $30,000, but who says enthusiasts need to drop that much coin? Here are 20 favorites that make the cut.<p>It seems like the average price of new cars is getting increasingly expensive, but there are plenty of great options under $30,000. Even for enthusiasts. …

Honda Civic

Lexus readying hot IS F Coupe

The 2014 Lexus IS sedan has been turning heads and dividing public opinion since we first drove it. Then, as now, we knew that a revamped IS F would be in the offing at some point, but until today we had no idea what form the Lexus would take.<p>Our first ever batch of 2015 Lexus IS F spy shots has …

1993 BMW 525iX

I spent two years working at a BMW dealership over the last decade, yet not once did one of these ever turn up. Then, all of a sudden, this one seems …

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class [w/video]

<i>Technology Meets Magic In The New Standard Bearer</i><p>If you're like us, you've been eagerly awaiting this car for the better part of 10 years. No, not the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class specifically, but rather the technology underneath it. Perhaps you remember the Bose active suspension system? Yes, Bose …

How to Wreck a Multi-Million Dollar Lamborghini Concept

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 07.16.13.<p>Time of Publication: 2:15 pm. 2:15 pm<p>Few things are worse than putting your …

Nissan announces limited-edition 2014 GT-R in Midnight Opal

Nissan has unveiled the 2014 GT-R Special Edition. Finished in Midnight Opal paint, the GT-R SE will be limited to just 100 units worldwide, with 50 earmarked for the US.<p>With sales slated to start this fall, the Special Edition of the 545-horsepower GT-R tacks $6,000 on to the $105,590 price of a …

Lexus coupe caught in spy shots actually RC, headed for Tokyo reveal?

Lexus may have pulled a fast one on us. The car our spy shooters spotted yesterday may not, in fact, be an IS F Coupe as we indicated. Rather, the car shown above may be a new model, dubbed RC, that will arrive at this year's Tokyo Motor Show.<p>Following a report from <i>Automotive News</i>, the RC is …

Nissan GT-R Special Edition Gets Exclusive Paint, Costs $106,590

Constant evolution allows the Nissan GT-R to continue running with the supercar pack, but not every new model can take Godzilla’s already impressive performance to new heights. The 2014 Nissan GT-R Special Edition doesn’t bring any such enhancements, but does offer an exclusive Midnight Opal …

Sports Cars

Guy Drifts Two BMWs Simultaneously

From the <i>Dumbest Things To Do With Cars Ever</i> comes this.<p>I don’t even…<p>[Source: YouTube | <i>Thanks for the tip, Mike!</i>]

Supercars seized from African dictator's son sold for over $4M in Paris auction

Corruption is a big problem around the world, but perhaps nowhere more than in African dictatorships. Proof? Despite living in one of the wealthiest countries on the African continent, the citizens of Equatorial Guinea live in abject poverty. Clean drinking water is available to less than half the …

This 'Merica Burger Is Basically 100 Percent Made of Bacon

Bacon. America loves it (as long as it's not playing in a crappy rock band with its brother). Slater's 50/50 in San Diego knows that all too well, so, in honor of our nation's birth, they created the 'Merica Burger, which isn't just topped with bacon... it's MADE of bacon, including two bacon …

Bacon

10 Undeniable Reasons You Should Put Melon In Your Salad

When it gets really hot out — and I mean <i>really</i> hot — all I want to for lunch and dinner are lots and lots of seasonal vegetables that form the …

Healthy Eating

Here’s an Easy Way to Binge-Watch Great Food Documentaries

IFC’s SundanceNOW’s Doc Club is basically the Netflix for fantastic independent films. July’s theme is “Culinary Cinema,” and the lineup of nine …

Zagat

First Look: Mike Isabella's Kapnos, Washington DC

GalleryFirst Look: Mike Isabella's Kapnos, Washington DC<p><b>Note:</b> First Looks give previews of new dishes, drinks, and menus we're curious about. Since they are arranged photo shoots and interviews with restaurants, we do not make critical evaluations or recommendations.<p>Washington, D.C.'s deluge of …

NC Restaurant Kicks Out Diners Mid-Service, Closes

Here's one way to announce a restaurant closure: NBC Charlotte reports that on Sunday night, police arrived to <b>Hops</b> restaurant in Matthews, NC and that following their arrival, managers told guests that they had to leave immediately because the restaurant was closing permanently. Police were on hand …

The Price Tags for 11 Culinary Schools Across the Country

Earlier this week, students at the <b>Culinary Institute of America</b>'s Hyde Park location staged a walkout to protest what they perceived as weakening academic standards alongside <b>massive debt accrual</b>. Folks in the restaurant industry have long debated whether culinary school is worth the high tuition …

How to Mail-Order a Steak

And why Zagat guides are terrible.<p><i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also available</i> …

New Jersey

Craigslist Crapshoot

Welcome to Craigslist Crapshoot, our weekly search for the most bizarre, awesome, and/or terrible vehicles that the online classifieds has to offer. …

Motor Authority

Toyota responds to video of Highlander ramming house [w/video]

There are, as they say, two sides to every story, so after we posted a video on Monday showing what an owner claimed to be a case of unintended acceleration causing her Toyota Highlander to crash into a house twice, Toyota reached out to us revealing some additional information about the …

Chicago sinkhole swallows three cars, injures one person [w/video]

Residents in Chicago's south side had a scare after a 40-foot-wide sinkhole opened up at 96th and Houston this morning. Two cars were immediately consumed by the void and a third fell in shortly after firefighters arrived on the scene, according to <i>The Huffington Post</i>. One pedestrian also fell in …

Subaru WRX STI prototype spied in motion

Earlier this week, we got all hot and bothered over a set of spy photos showing the next-generation Subaru WRX STI testing at the Nürburgring. And while pretty still shots of a camouflaged car are always nice to look at, stirring up lots of speculation, having video is even better. Good thing, …

Rhinebeck Spring Dust Off 2013 Preview

If you’re looking for a spring event that’s one part real-life automotive encyclopedia, and one part swap meet, you’d be hard pressed to find one …

Is this the 2014-15 Cadillac Escalade?

Following the introduction of the redesigned Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra, we're expecting General Motors won't wait too much longer to show off the next-generation fullsize SUVs that share this platform – including the Cadillac Escalade. It's still not clear if the next Escalade will debut …

Track Techniques in a Subaru WRX STI, Subaru BRZ, and Mini Cooper S Coupe - The J-Turn Episode 7

Last Call- Seems Legit Edition

This has got to be the most ingenious factory camouflage ever devised. I mean, I almost didn’t notice that this was one of Marenello’s finest.<p>Image …

2014 Lexus IS 250 F Sport First Test

Lamb in Wolf's Clothing<p>Having shamelessly modified a classic idiom for our subtitle, we presume there’s explaining to be done. We just had our first 2014 Lexus IS in for testing — an IS 250 F Sport. The bad news first: Since the car doesn’t drop to the public until this June, we can’t attest with …

Luxury Lifestyle

How reliable is a high-mileage Lexus LS400?

No, seriously, I’m asking. This <b>1990 Lexus LS400</b> with the only vanity plates that make sense on one, has 560,000 km on the clock – <i>348,000 miles</i> in …