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Turbo-Powered Ford F-150 Is REALLY Turbo Powered

Turbo-Powered Ford F-150 Is REALLY Turbo Powered

Remember that episode of Family Guy where Peter thought it'd be fun to fill up his truck with jet fuel and fly around town? Well, he's been one-upped: Michigan's Chris Lentz took a 728-pound jet engine from pre-war Czechoslovakia and a 20-gallon kerosene tank, and bolted both of them to the back of... read more

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Tesla Roadster + Tila Tequila

Matchmaker Special: Blind Dates Now Come With Tesla Roadster

Millionaires of America (formerly known as Billionaires of America): are you LONELY tonight? Need a HOT date? Also need a HOT, fully electric roadster? STOP waiting for love... read more June 25, 2009 by  0


 
Spaceport America, rendered by Foster + Partners

Under Construction: Spaceport America

One day--maybe--cars will be a thing of the past. By then, spaceports will be commonplace, not just $200 million oddities like the one being built now in New Mexico. Yes, you... read more June 24, 2009 by  0


 
Shanghai homage to the Transformers' 'Bumblebee'

Transformer Watch: Flight Of The Bumblebee (And The Almost-Bumblebees)

We would've loved to have been a fly on the wall at this planning meeting in Shanghai: "Okay, everybody loves the Transformers, right? So let's do a big parade for... read more June 23, 2009 by  0


 
Cadillac-La Salle ad from National Geographic, February 1929

Flashback: Cadillac-LaSalle Ad from National Geographic, February 1929

LaSalle ads always make us think of the theme song from All in the Family. This one from the February 1929 issue of National Geographic also makes us wonder about the poor... read more June 23, 2009 by  0


 
The Extra-Terrestrial Vehicle, by Mike Vetter and The Car Factory

Earthbound Chevy Aveo Takes A Trip to Outer Space

See that? That's the "Extra-Terrestrial Vehicle" from Mike Vetter and The Car Factory. Mike and his team will build one just for you--and all you have to do is provide a... read more June 19, 2009 by  0


 
NADA 'Buy Now' ad campaign

For The Love Of…Cuteness, Buy A Car! NADA Gets Down to Begging

The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) has rolled out a national ad campaign relying, quite simply, on the cuteness of kids. The print ads depict adorable tykes... read more June 17, 2009 by  0


 
Homer Simpson on TomTom

Cartoons & Cars: Homer Simpson Joins The Cast Of TomTom

Love your GPS, but wish its voice were more aggressive? Want someone to articulate your inner "D'oh!" every time you miss an offramp? Clearly, you're in need of the Homer... read more June 17, 2009 by  0


 
Maisto's Lamborghini Murcielago, encrusted with Swarovski crystals

Crystal-Studded Lamborghini Fit For A (Drag) Queen

Do you crave the questionable status boost that comes with owning a supercar? Love the Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 but can't manage its $300,000+ price tag? Well, for the... read more June 16, 2009 by  0


 
'Biggest Bankruptcies in History' via GOOD and Always With Honor

Graphic: Biggest Bankruptcies In History

Lots of people are complaining about the General Motors bankruptcy--at least the part about the federal government's multi-billion-dollar involvement in it. As a matter of... read more June 11, 2009 by  0


 
Forza Motorsport 3

Daily Lust: Forza Motorsport 3 For Xbox 360

Videogamers: are you sitting down? (Of course you are.) We just wanted to let you know that Forza Motorsport 3 is en route. And. It. Looks. AWESOME. With 400 vehicles from 50... read more June 11, 2009 by  0


 
2009 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport

Bugatti On A Budget?

Once upon a time, only Russian plutocrats could only dream of sitting behind the wheel of a real Bugatti Veyron, but times have changed thanks to a little something we like... read more June 11, 2009 by  0


 
2003 Mercedes-Benz E Class 4-door Wagon 3.2L Front Seats

Drifting Away: Mercedes-Benz E-Class Hearse Put To The Test

Driving hearses for pleasure has been popular for a while--at since The Munsters hit the airwaves with their unforgettable Munster Mobile and "Drag-u-la". It's nice to see... read more June 10, 2009 by  0


 
Ferrari Nettop from Computex 2009

Ferrari Nettop Simultaneously Awesome And Useless

If we were more hardcore in our nerdishness, we would've jumped a ship and found a way to last week's Computex convention in Taipei, Taiwan. But we're just softcore nerds, so... read more June 9, 2009 by  0


 
Someone doesn't like his Range Rover Sport HSE

Link Love From The Car Connection: Car Gadgets, An Angry Range Rover Owner, And Amazing Motorcycle Maneuvering

♦  Hate your car? Tired of making endless repairs? We've all been there. However, few of us have taken the ballsy step of plastering our car with lettering like "If... read more June 4, 2009 by  0


 
Well-blinged Toyota Camry

Link Love From The Car Connection: Toyota Camry Blinged, Plus Videos For 'Mission One' Electric Motorcycle, Grand Turismo 5, And Jay Leno's EcoJet

♦  There's a lot of car bling on the market, but not everyone knows how to use it. We think the owner of this Toyota Camry did a pretty awesome job of walking the fine... read more June 3, 2009 by  0


 
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