The 10 Unbelievable Land Speed Records

The 10 Unbelievable Land Speed Records

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The land speed record is the highest speed achieved by a wheeled vehicle on land. There is no single body for validation and regulation; in practice the Category C (“Special Vehicles”) flying start regulations are used, officiated by regional or national organizations under the auspices of the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile. The record is standardized […]

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Custom 1962 Chevrolet Corvette C1-RS

Custom 1962 Chevrolet Corvette C1-RS

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

For some Chevrolet Corvette connoisseurs, the early models designed by Harley Earl and engineered by Zora Arkus-Duntov best embody the style and performance that define this American sports car icon. A custom car builder in Mundelein, Ill., has combined that classic form with contemporary supercar underpinnings and created the Roadster Shop C1-RS convertible, the ideal […]

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The Deadliest Cars in the World [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Deadliest Cars in the World [INFOGRAPHIC]

| December 18, 2014 | 1 Comments

Many of us presume that any modern vehicle will be safe in the event of a crash. After all, the use of modern seat belts, air bags, and crumple zones makes cars safer than they ever were before. However, there are many cars, which, for whatever reason, remain unsafe. Take a look at this infographic […]

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Iconic Cars Then And Now

Iconic Cars Then And Now

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

These are some of the most iconic cars then and now. images source: tackk.com / netcarshow.com

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Custom 1986 GMC Vandura

Custom 1986 GMC Vandura

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

A young man from Serbia, Darko Dudic, got the idea to customize his GMC Vandura; especially the interior. See the pictures below. Pics:   images source

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Upside Down Truck [VIDEO]

Upside Down Truck [VIDEO]

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

youtube printscreen A man has built an incredible upside down truck that looks like a flipped-over vehicle. Rick Sullivan spent six months and $6,000 building the topsy-turvy truck from the parts of two separate vehicles.The road-legal car is created from a 1991 Ford Ranger pickup truck with a 1995 F-150 pickup truck body placed over the […]

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9 Of The Most Unusual And Unique Flying Cars

9 Of The Most Unusual And Unique Flying Cars

| November 20, 2014 | 3 Comments

A flying car or roadable aircraft is an aircraft that can also travel along roads. All the working examples have required some manual or automated process of conversion between the two modes of operation. image source A slightly different concept that is sometimes referred to as a “flying car”, particularly in science fiction, is that […]

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Polaris DAGOR – The Ultimate Off-Road Combat Vehicle

Polaris DAGOR – The Ultimate Off-Road Combat Vehicle

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Polaris DAGOR, short for Deployable Advanced Ground Off-Road combat vehicle, was developed to meet a need for a combat-utility vehicle, light enough to be sling-loaded into battle from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter. The DAGOR has a curb weight of 4,500 pounds and a maximum capacity of 3,250 pounds. It has a turbo-diesel, JP8 […]

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20 Bizarre Hearses Around The World

20 Bizarre Hearses Around The World

| October 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

It’s almost Halloween and we present some of the most bizarre hearses. Eventually we will all need the services of a hearse but there is no need to stick to tradition. Everyone has their own personal style and wants to be remembered in their own special way. Here are some suggestions for the last ride: […]

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10 Really Odd Snow Vehicles

10 Really Odd Snow Vehicles

| October 20, 2014 | 1 Comments

This is a list of 10 unusual, strange, vintage and unstoppable snow vehicles from around the earth.   Tucker Trans Antarctic Sno-Cat image source The Tucker Sno-Cat is a tracked vehicle or a family of tracked vehicles for snow conditions. Different models have been used for expeditions in the Arctic and the Antarctic during the […]

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10 Of The Most Unusual Vintage Microcars

10 Of The Most Unusual Vintage Microcars

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

A microcar is the smallest automobile classification, usually applied to very small cars (smaller than city cars). Such small cars were generally referred to as cyclecars until the 1940s. More recent models (1960 and later) are also called bubble cars due to their bubble-shaped appearance. The heyday of these cars was surely in the mid- […]

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Amazing Life-Size Lego Car

Amazing Life-Size Lego Car

| December 18, 2013 | 2 Comments

This isn’t just any old Lego car, it’s not even just a life-sized Lego car; it’s a fully functional, air-powered, full-sized Lego car.   Romanian Raul Oaida and Australian Steve Sammartino built a life-size black and yellow Lego car with 256 pistons. The car is fully functioning and air-powered with four orbital engines powering the […]

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James Bond’s Cars [INFOGRAPHIC]

James Bond’s Cars [INFOGRAPHIC]

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Throughout the James Bond series of films and novels, Q Branch has given Bond a wide variety of vehicles with which to battle his enemies. Among the most noteworthy gadgets, Bond has been equipped with various vehicles that have numerous modifications to include elaborate weapons and anti-pursuit systems, alternative transportation modes, and various other functions. […]

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8 Unusual Amphibious Vehicles

8 Unusual Amphibious Vehicles

| April 7, 2013 | 3 Comments

An amphibious vehicle (or simply amphibian), is a vehicle that is a means of transport, viable on land as well as on water. Amphibious vehicles include amphibious bicycles, ATVs, cars, buses, trucks, military vehicles, and hovercraft. Check out some of the most unusual amphibious vehicles ever made.   Amphicar image source The Amphicar is an […]

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The Greatest Cars In Hollywood [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Greatest Cars In Hollywood [INFOGRAPHIC]

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here is an infographic by American car insurance company AutoInsurance.us about the greatest cars from movies and television. Nothing’s better in a movie than a great car chase. Remember Steve McQueen navigating the streets of San Francisco in that 1968 Mustang GT 390 in Bullitt? Many call that the greatest movie car chase ever, and […]

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