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Tuned Nissan GT-R Sets Itself on Fire in London and It’s All the Drama You Need
Tuned Nissan GT-R Sets Itself on Fire in London and It’s All the Drama You Need

13 Nov 2020, 07:55 UTC / Car enthusiasts in London held one last car meet before the second lockdown, and it ended up pretty badly for one driver who’d been showing off all night

 
EAV Taxi, a Pedal-Assisted Quadracycle That Will Replace Cars in Crowded Cities
EAV Taxi, a Pedal-Assisted Quadracycle That Will Replace Cars in Crowded Cities

2 Nov 2020, 17:00 UTC / EAV is aiming to reinvent eCargo vehicles using a modular platform that is fit for anything from last-mile deliveries to moving passengers

 
Ferrari 812 Superfast Smashes Into London Bridge As Driver Tries to Show Off
Ferrari 812 Superfast Smashes Into London Bridge As Driver Tries to Show Off

28 Oct 2020, 08:43 UTC / The shortest speed test: driver loses control of the car shortly after flooring it, closely misses a cyclist and slams into the side of the bridge

 
This London Floating Church With Pop-Up Roof Is Inspired by the VW Bus
This London Floating Church With Pop-Up Roof Is Inspired by the VW Bus

26 Oct 2020, 06:34 UTC / Denizen Works build the modular barge for the Dioceses of London. Genesis will serve a variety of purposes and will float down the London canals

 
There’s a Giant Inflatable Borat Floating Around on a Barge in Toronto, London
There’s a Giant Inflatable Borat Floating Around on a Barge in Toronto, London

23 Oct 2020, 05:26 UTC / The latest Sacha Baron Cohen movie gets the kind of marketing you’d expect from a Borat film: inflatable Borat in maskini, floating on the water

 
Massive Hollywood Memorabilia Auction Brings Goodies From Alien, Top Gun, Bond
Massive Hollywood Memorabilia Auction Brings Goodies From Alien, Top Gun, Bond

20 Oct 2020, 09:08 UTC / 900-item lot includes mechanical alien from first film, Tom Cruise’s iconic jacket in Top Gun, a lightsaber, and James Bond’s suit

 
Wear Repurposed Car Parts With the Hyundai Re:Style 2020 Collection
Wear Repurposed Car Parts With the Hyundai Re:Style 2020 Collection

12 Oct 2020, 15:00 UTC / The second capsule collection to focus on sustainable design and lifestyle is here, includes items like jewelry, jumpsuit and handbag made from discarded parts

 
Eccentric Car Collector Wanted for $13 Million Converted Cold War Bunker
Eccentric Car Collector Wanted for $13 Million Converted Cold War Bunker

12 Oct 2020, 14:00 UTC / Redesigned by London architect Dan Smith, Seafield House in northwest London is a 6-bedroom luxury residence for anyone looking to escape the world

 
This Luxury Electrified Taxi Features All-Bespoke Interior, Apple TV and PS4
This Luxury Electrified Taxi Features All-Bespoke Interior, Apple TV and PS4

7 Oct 2020, 14:33 UTC / Following the success of the pilot unit, already sold to a customer in London, Sutton Bespoke is revealing a limited series run of Sutton VIP Class LEVC taxis

 
Kate Moss Gives Daughter Her Old MINI Cooper as 18th Birthday Present
Kate Moss Gives Daughter Her Old MINI Cooper as 18th Birthday Present

4 Oct 2020, 06:20 UTC / Modeling looks and cute cars run in the family: for her 18th, Lila Grace got her mother’s old Mini Cooper, which was also her first car

 
Google-Owned Waze Accused of “Wreaking Havoc” on Quiet Streets
Google-Owned Waze Accused of “Wreaking Havoc” on Quiet Streets

27 Sep 2020, 07:23 UTC / Waze navigation app directs users on residential streets in an attempt to avoid traffic jams and help drivers reach their destinations faster

 
Jeep Pitches a Tent 250 Feet in the Air, Welcomes You to the Renegade Motel
Jeep Pitches a Tent 250 Feet in the Air, Welcomes You to the Renegade Motel

9 Sep 2020, 13:03 UTC / The ultimate staycation hotspot is available for just one night, will offer a night to remember in a tent hanging on the yellow pylon of The O2 in London

 
Incredible Barn Find of Bristol Prototypes, Classics in Abandoned UK Garage
Incredible Barn Find of Bristol Prototypes, Classics in Abandoned UK Garage

28 Aug 2020, 12:46 UTC / Ben and Eran of Lost Adventures stumble upon a trove of vintage cars and prototypes forgotten under an abandoned building and estimated at around £1 million

 
Tom Cruise’s Latest Stunt: Riding in a London Cab to the Movie Theater
Tom Cruise’s Latest Stunt: Riding in a London Cab to the Movie Theater

27 Aug 2020, 07:40 UTC / Not a stranger to death-defying stunts, Cruise pulls off the most dangerous yet by riding in a taxi and then heading to a packed movie theater to see TENET

 
Geo-Fencing Helps BMW PHEVs Switch to Electric Power in Certain eDrive Zones
Geo-Fencing Helps BMW PHEVs Switch to Electric Power in Certain eDrive Zones

7 Aug 2020, 14:20 UTC / BMW PHEVs use geo-fencing to decide when to go into electric mode in certain areas of two major British cities, London and Birmingham

 
Google-Owned Waze App Blamed for Ruining London’s “People-Friendly Streets”
Google-Owned Waze App Blamed for Ruining London’s “People-Friendly Streets”

1 Aug 2020, 08:15 UTC / Waze traffic navigation app is directing drivers on streets where the local authorities have tried to eliminate cars and make them pedestrian-friendly.

 
Vigilante Cyclist Rats Texting Drivers Out to the Police, Keeps Roads Safe
Vigilante Cyclist Rats Texting Drivers Out to the Police, Keeps Roads Safe

24 Jul 2020, 12:43 UTC / Mike van Erp says he’s only doing his duty by reporting texting drivers because he wants to keep the roads safe and help drivers be better

 
Here’s How You Build a Fake Rat Rod Van From a London Cab in Just 7 Days
Here’s How You Build a Fake Rat Rod Van From a London Cab in Just 7 Days

19 Jul 2020, 05:29 UTC / Welder and car customizer Paul Bacon has been letting his imagination run wild for years, but the fake rat rod van is his most practical project to date

 
London’s Public Transport Agency Would Like Banksy to Come Back for a Do-Over
London’s Public Transport Agency Would Like Banksy to Come Back for a Do-Over

17 Jul 2020, 13:19 UTC / Famous graffiti artist was able to slip and tag one of the trains from London Underground, but the work has been removed. TfL is asking him to come back

 
Furious but Not Fast: Ferrari Drowns on Flooded London Road
Furious but Not Fast: Ferrari Drowns on Flooded London Road

10 Jul 2020, 11:15 UTC / Water main bursts and floods North Circular Road in London, leaving drivers trapped inside their cars. Firefighters rescued eight of them