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National Average Gas Prices Keep Coming Down, It's Not All Good News Yet
National Average Gas Prices Keep Coming Down, It's Not All Good News Yet

4 Aug 2022, 11:41 UTC / There’s some much-needed relief going on at gas pumps right now. But that’s no reason to be joyful just yet. Here’s why you should postpone celebrations

 
Automotive-Inspired Bel Air Mansion Is a $16.5 Million Exercise in Striking Minimalism
Automotive-Inspired Bel Air Mansion Is a $16.5 Million Exercise in Striking Minimalism

31 Jul 2022, 00:30 UTC / The property also comes with a 3-car underground garage, so you can match the unusual design to whatever supercar you prefer at the moment

 
Watch Tesla FSD Navigate Road With Crooked Lane Markings Like a Pro!
Watch Tesla FSD Navigate Road With Crooked Lane Markings Like a Pro!

25 Jul 2022, 16:19 UTC / Badly painted lane lines on a road in Hollister, California, don’t seem to affect Tesla FSD’s ability to navigate, although most people were confused

 
Fuel Prices Are Coming Down, the West Coast Still Feels the Heat
Fuel Prices Are Coming Down, the West Coast Still Feels the Heat

20 Jul 2022, 22:08 UTC / Disaster’s been avoided – for now! Here’s who got the short end of the stick in the battle for keeping fuel costs under control

 
VW Grand California Minivan Gains New Rear-Mounted Bicycle Rack, Plus Other Accessories
VW Grand California Minivan Gains New Rear-Mounted Bicycle Rack, Plus Other Accessories

15 Jul 2022, 07:30 UTC / The new bicycle rack for the Volkswagen Grand California minivan can be fitted to the rear doors and will hold up to two bikes at a maximum weight of 77 lbs

 
Vinfast Secures Funding From Banks for Vehicle and Battery Plants in the U.S.
Vinfast Secures Funding From Banks for Vehicle and Battery Plants in the U.S.

14 Jul 2022, 05:05 UTC / Vietnamese automaker Vinfast has locked up Credit Suisse and Citigroup as funding partners to execute their plan of building vehicles and batteries in the U.S.

 
World’s Largest Helitanker Gears up for Another Hot Season in Southern California
World’s Largest Helitanker Gears up for Another Hot Season in Southern California

7 Jul 2022, 03:34 UTC / Southern California is facing another season of potential deadly wildfires, but at least it can count on the world's largest helitanker, the spectacular CH-47

 
Elderly Daredevil Builds Twin-Engine Jet Kart, Proceeds To Race It in the Desert
Elderly Daredevil Builds Twin-Engine Jet Kart, Proceeds To Race It in the Desert

29 Jun 2022, 19:11 UTC / Robert Maddox is the living proof that getting old doesn't mean we have to resort to staying at home all day long. Life's better when you have a jet engine!

 
California's Governor Promises $1,050 to the Middle Class, It's Not Only for Gas and Food
California's Governor Promises $1,050 to the Middle Class, It's Not Only for Gas and Food

28 Jun 2022, 08:49 UTC / Gavin Newsom confirmed millions of Californians will be receiving up to $1,050. Colorado decided to do the same but is paying a larger sum

 
Bugatti Opens New Orange County Showroom in Newport Beach, Glitterati Rejoice
Bugatti Opens New Orange County Showroom in Newport Beach, Glitterati Rejoice

24 Jun 2022, 07:54 UTC / Bugatti Newport Beach boasts a 1,500-square-foot showroom where customers can explore the latest models, purchase apparel and build their dream car

 
Tesla Model S Spontaneously Bursts Into Flames at Junkyard, 3 Weeks After Crash
Tesla Model S Spontaneously Bursts Into Flames at Junkyard, 3 Weeks After Crash

23 Jun 2022, 06:25 UTC / Sacramento Fire Department says the intervention was difficult because of the batteries, had to dig a pit to dunk the car in water and extinguish the blaze

 
$14,000 Skoolie Conversion Is the Best Way to Live Rent-Free, Off-Grid and On the Road
$14,000 Skoolie Conversion Is the Best Way to Live Rent-Free, Off-Grid and On the Road

21 Jun 2022, 05:22 UTC / The Vanbitious Project aims to offer assistance to those planning to give vanlife a try: third project is a U.S. skoolie currently traveling the West Coast

 
Mammoth 1000 Is a Supercar-Killing, Dune-Bashing Ram 1500 TRX
Mammoth 1000 Is a Supercar-Killing, Dune-Bashing Ram 1500 TRX

20 Jun 2022, 10:16 UTC / Hennessey's Ram 1500 TRX-based Mammoth 1000, which boasts 1,012 hp, has been subjected to torturous testing in the California desert

 
This Tiny House Showcases Over 50 Years of Mobile Californian Design and Construction
This Tiny House Showcases Over 50 Years of Mobile Californian Design and Construction

18 Jun 2022, 16:11 UTC / This tiny home is built with a simple and clean interior design that explores the use of two elevated lofts. Boasts an open feeling and large exterior deck

 
Cyclist Plays Chicken With Mad Zebra on California Mountains, Guess Who Slipped and Fell
Cyclist Plays Chicken With Mad Zebra on California Mountains, Guess Who Slipped and Fell

15 Jun 2022, 21:25 UTC / 48-year-old cyclist has a totally unexpected encounter with a zebra when he was going through West Camino Cielo in the Santa Ynez Mountains

 
Lime's New Seated Scooter Citra Wants You to Cruise in Comfort Throughout the Summer
Lime's New Seated Scooter Citra Wants You to Cruise in Comfort Throughout the Summer

15 Jun 2022, 13:11 UTC / Lime has unveiled the newest addition to its fleet. Citra is a comfortable two-wheeler that takes the best both bikes and e-scooters have to offer

 
Oops, She’s Moving Again! Britney Spears Splashes $11.8 Million for New Calabasas Mansion
Oops, She’s Moving Again! Britney Spears Splashes $11.8 Million for New Calabasas Mansion

14 Jun 2022, 13:05 UTC / Newlyweds Britney Spears and Sam Asghari have splashed on a new mansion in the same neighborhood as her ex-husband, Kevin Federline

 
Amazon Is Finally Ready to Launch Its Drone Delivery Service, Will Kick Off in California
Amazon Is Finally Ready to Launch Its Drone Delivery Service, Will Kick Off in California

14 Jun 2022, 09:53 UTC / After a decade of planning, designing, testing, and working to get flight approval, Amazon is finally kicking off its Prime Air drone delivery program

 
Fuel Station Drops the Price of Premium Gas to 69 Cents a Gallon, Drivers Rush To Fill Up
Fuel Station Drops the Price of Premium Gas to 69 Cents a Gallon, Drivers Rush To Fill Up

12 Jun 2022, 20:01 UTC / Given the current situation with fuel prices, this incredible discount feels like a miracle or a blessing in disguise. But here’s what happened

 
1959 Chevrolet Apache Burned to the Ground in Camp Fire, Now It's a Slammed Cruiser
1959 Chevrolet Apache Burned to the Ground in Camp Fire, Now It's a Slammed Cruiser

12 Jun 2022, 17:35 UTC / Not only does it ride on a custom chassis and an air suspension, but it also hides a significantly upgraded LQ9 engine under the hood