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Watch this 650-hp Hennessey Jeep Grand Cherokee go from 0-60 in 3.9 seconds

Hennessey Performance Engineering has created an HPE650 package for the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT fitted with the 6.4-liter Hemi engine. When it leaves the showroom floor it has 470 horsepower and gets from 0-60 miles per hour in 4.8 seconds. When it leaves Hennessey's garage floor after the upgrade …

Porsche 918 Spyder First Drive

Easy Rider: Hybrid AWD Power and Savvy Software Make Le Mans-Level Performance Accessible to Mere Mortals<p>Thursday, May 8 dawns grey and threatening over Leipzig, Germany, home of what will soon become the VW conglomerate’s second-most extreme and expensive supercar, following the Veyron (ignoring …

2015 Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche recasts this whole hybrid business in a most amazing way.<p>Funnyman Louis C.K. does a widely known bit summed up by a phrase uttered early in the performance: “Everything is amazing and nobody’s happy.” (Go ahead and Google it now, but promise you’ll come back to us. Beware the YouTube …

Lamborghini has given the green light for its SUV to be produced in 2017. Good idea or bad idea? More -> http://bit.ly/12yvooT

Airbus Pulls Covers Off New Composite Airliner

Airbus pulled its newest airliner, the A350 XWB, out of the paint booth this week and may well be the big story at the upcoming Paris Air Show.<p>The …

Two Metals Enter, One Leaves: The Miracle of Friction Stir Welding

Expect to see more of this technique used in vehicle construction moving forward.<p>slow your rollout<p>So far, friction stir welding has been used only in specialized roles.<p>2013 Honda Accord (front subframe)<p>2010 Toyota Prius (rear hatch)<p>2007 Audi R8 (part of space frame)<p>2006 Mazda MX-5 Miata (trunk and …

Engineering

Porsche 918 Spyder: The Shape of Supercars to Come

Don't tell Porsche that a carmaker must choose efficiency or performance, but not both. The astonishingly sophisticated 918 Spyder Hybrid smashes that limited line of thinking.<p>Don't tell Porsche that a carmaker must choose efficiency or performance, but not both. The astonishingly sophisticated 918 …

Automotive Industry

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Overwhelms With Innovation

It’s hard to pick a starting point with the all-new 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class.<p>This full-size luxury sedan, which hits showrooms in September, is absolutely bristling with technology: 3D cameras, radar, night vision, LED headlights and taillights that adjust their brightness automatically.<p>And that …

'Dream Chaser' Spacecraft Arrives at NASA to Begin Flight Tests

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser spacecraft arrived at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center, wrapped in plastic and looking a bit like an …

2014 Mercedes S-Class world debut

Springs Replace Spokes in New Shock-Absorbing Bike Wheel

The bicycle wheel hasn't evolved much in the past few hundred years. But a new design cushions bumps with an in-board suspension that promises to …

Death Valley 4x4 Challenge | Part 2 | Top Gear USA

Lord Baby Jesus Does Exist, and He Has Given Us the Chevrolet “LS12”

<i>Dear Eight Pound, Six Ounce, Newborn Baby Jesus, don’t even know a word yet, just a little infant, so cuddly, but still omnipotent. We just thank you</i> …