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Casual Everyday Heroes
Casual Everyday Heroes

14 Jul 2012, 11:25 UTC / A lot of people sometimes feel attracted to morbid stuff, even though you'll find rather few of them admitting it. It's not about those looking for snuff movies around the web, or those wh...

 
Audi's R8 EV Nurburgring Fail
Audi's R8 EV Nurburgring Fail

8 Jul 2012, 17:24 UTC / Once upon a time, there was a 10-year-old first-born boy of a Middle Eastern dictator. And in his father’s land (at that time), there were no such things as electric cars or fast diesels. Natu...

 
Why Toyota Loves BMW So Much
Why Toyota Loves BMW So Much

29 Jun 2012, 22:39 UTC / Funny little thing this world we live in is, and I say that because all the auto news desks are drumming to the sound of the new axis of power that’s forming between Germany and Japan. Obvious...

 
People's Mercedes AMG? Not so Fast!
People's Mercedes AMG? Not so Fast!

24 Jun 2012, 15:26 UTC / Money these days substitutes for happiness, intelligence and strength of character. It gets you everything, and you need lots and lots of it if you want to make yourself happy! Everybody wants to ow...

 
Motorcycle Helmets, a Matter of Choice
Motorcycle Helmets, a Matter of Choice

23 Jun 2012, 08:09 UTC / "The battle raged on and on", a contemporary metal song tells us; I believe there will be no things settled too soon between those who wear motorcycle helmets and those who would refuse th...

 
Football Players and Ferraris
Football Players and Ferraris

17 Jun 2012, 17:03 UTC / I could be talking about the way an Aston Martin looks like it has Marilyn Monroe hips, that the Ford GT will come back in 2016 with a backside like J Lo’s, or that the new Mercedes single bar...

 
Pony Car Perplexing Problems and Puzzles
Pony Car Perplexing Problems and Puzzles

9 Jun 2012, 15:41 UTC / Right now, Ford is honestly considering bringing the current Mustang to Europe as an import. I stressed that part because has importance: it might be built overseas in the future, but right now it&r...

 
There Is No War
There Is No War

9 Jun 2012, 09:08 UTC / I guess I'm about to become some sort of devil's advocate in this matter, since it's both unfair and silly to analyze the topic of “road rights” from a single point of vie...

 
Car Design Peaked in the 1960s
Car Design Peaked in the 1960s

2 Jun 2012, 19:45 UTC / Have you actually taken a good look at modern cars? Manufacturers copy each other and all cars look the same - boring. Design and aesthetics are a subjective matter and should be treated as such. Ho...

 
A Diesel Bike, Would You?
A Diesel Bike, Would You?

2 Jun 2012, 11:29 UTC / The idea of a diesel motorcycle has been around for quite some time now, and it's still a mystery why it hasn’t been developed on a larger scale. While the motorcycling world has always r...

 
How Mazda Is Bringing Fun Back to Alfa Romeo
How Mazda Is Bringing Fun Back to Alfa Romeo

27 May 2012, 13:37 UTC / You know how your English teacher gives you an E when he/she finds out that you copied your report off the Internet, to discourage you from copying other people’s ideas? Well that’s just...

 
Muscle Bike Trio: Ducati Diavel, Yamaha VMAX and Triumph Rocket III
Muscle Bike Trio: Ducati Diavel, Yamaha VMAX and Triumph Rocket III

26 May 2012, 07:09 UTC / Some bikes and, for what's worth - the fun of riding them, are meant to be shared, while others have been created for a more egotistic purpose: that of solo riding. And I'm not thinking a...

 
Can Diesel Be Fun?
Can Diesel Be Fun?

19 May 2012, 21:51 UTC / The first documented operation of a ‘compression-ignition engine’ was recorded in 1897, when French genius-inventor Rudolf Diesel fired up his first single cylinder motor. The engine was...

 
Why Speeding Tickets in an Exotic Car Are Cool
Why Speeding Tickets in an Exotic Car Are Cool

13 May 2012, 11:43 UTC / What’s up everybody! It’s time to read some nonsense you’ve never thought about but actually makes perfect sense once you try to wrap your circuits around it. Once again, I’l...

 
"If You Don't Ride in the Rain, You Don't Ride"
"If You Don't Ride in the Rain, You Don't Ride"

11 May 2012, 19:17 UTC / Some people like to say that if one does not ride in the rain, he or she does not ride at all. Well, there is some truth in this saying, as there is some exaggeration, as well. There's absolute...

 
How Much Should We Pay for Performance?
How Much Should We Pay for Performance?

6 May 2012, 13:19 UTC / The belt we were all asked to tighten by men some years ago in power has never completely been loosened again, has it? I don’t care if you live in Detroit or Paris, things have changed since 2...

 
No Reason to Hate Lamborghini's Super-SUV!
No Reason to Hate Lamborghini's Super-SUV!

29 Apr 2012, 08:06 UTC / Lamborghini recently unveiled the Urus, which sounds like a skin disease you get from petting a bear, but is actually the first latest concept from Sant’Agata Bolognese’s latest idea for...

 
All Cool Cars Should Go Global: Ford Gets It!
All Cool Cars Should Go Global: Ford Gets It!

15 Apr 2012, 10:08 UTC / The automotive world has been taken over by this snowball effect were just about ever bit of false information is amplified, spreading like wildfire from blog to blog and from Tweet to Tweet. For to...

 
2012 New York: Return of Sanity and the Gearhead
2012 New York: Return of Sanity and the Gearhead

8 Apr 2012, 19:16 UTC / Seagulls are falling from the sky, baby seals are being smothered to death by greenhouse gasses and the polar bears’ habitat is shrinking every day. These are all NOT things the automotive wor...

 
The future is bright, the future is... Orange
The future is bright, the future is... Orange

31 Mar 2012, 21:59 UTC / 2044 AD. Nürburgring. Sunny with a hint of smog, but hey, this is a technologically developed society, so that’s rather normal. A bored pelican goes about his morning exercise routine on ...