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British Car Fan Launches PlateWave App To Help You Find Dates Using License Plates

British Car Fan Launches PlateWave App To Help You Find Dates Using License Plates

Marc Ackerley is either extremely vain, extremely delusional, or an extreme genius. Possibly all three. According to the Daily Mail, the 58-year-old British car fan was lucky in business but unlucky in love -- or so he thought. Then, he began getting calls from his Ferrari dealer, who said that "a... read more

March 14, 2014 by  -
 
car crash at intersection after running red light

What Can Europe Teach The U.S. About Reducing Traffic Fatalities?

When it comes to traffic fatalities, there's good news and bad news: Good news: the U.S. fatality rate has reached an all-time low. Bad news: according to the National... read more January 24, 2013 by  2


 
Screencap from 'The Motherhood' feat. the Fiat 500L

2014 Fiat 500L: A Perfect Ride For Cool, Rapping Moms

Not so long ago, June Cleaver was America's model mom -- someone who'd take care of the children and manage the household while the father journeyed out into the business... read more December 20, 2012 by  0


 
Jack Colker Union 96 gas station in Beverly Hills, via oobject.com

Behind On Your Insurance? Could That Keep You From Buying Gas?

If your daily commute involves a toll bridge or highway, you may already be familiar with cameras that read license plates to extract turnpike fees. Now, the British... read more March 20, 2012 by  1


 
2011 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Mazda Offers 20% Discount On The Miata Via Facebook Deals (Sorry, U.K. Only)

One of 2010's biggest social media stories was the rise of group-buying services like Groupon and Living Social. These companies have been a hit with businesses and consumers... read more February 1, 2011 by  0


 
2010 Subaru Impreza 2.5i five-door

ESP: An Essential Feature For New Cars

It's got nothing to do with supernatural Extra Sensory Perception, though cars equipped with ESP can help you avoid the afterlife. If your car is fitted with an Electronic... read more May 19, 2010 by  0


 
2008 Ford Focus 4-door Sedan S Headlight

What Are Upgrade Headlight Xenon Car Bulbs?

Most automobiles are fitted with traditional halogen headlight bulbs at the time when they depart from manufacturers industrial unit. However, very few drivers are aware of... read more January 29, 2010 by  0


 
policeman reaching into car

London Cops Steal From Your Car, But It's For Your Own Good

Call us crazy, but if someone took a mobile phone, a briefcase, or a handheld GPS navigation system out of our car--even if it were unlocked--we'd call that theft. The police... read more August 26, 2009 by  8


 
John DeLorean

John DeLorean's Life To Be Made Into (Family Approved) Movie

Cars appear in most movies, but movies about cars often don't do well. Tucker: The Man and His Dream, for instance, Francis Ford Coppola's well-reviewed 1988 biography of... read more August 18, 2009 by  4


 
Volvo safety test driver, 1959

Crash Testing In The Old Days: Volvo Safety Video

Last Thursday was the 50th birthday of the three-point safety harness, invented by Volvo's first safety engineer, Nils Bohlin. After we ran an item to commemorate the event... read more August 17, 2009 by  0


 
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