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Here's How a Formula 1 Car Looks Parked Inside a House
Here's How a Formula 1 Car Looks Parked Inside a House

26 Mar 2020, 13:25 UTC · By: Mircea Iordache / Guy buys 2006 Williams FW28 and sets it up as a center piece in his spare room. BONUS: it's the first car Nico Rosberg drove in Formula 1

 
Cars Whose Names Seem Ironic
Cars Whose Names Seem Ironic

26 Dec 2019, 09:35 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / Carmakers strive to make their cars memorable, even if a model is about as boring as stale porridge, and this results in ridiculously aspirational names

 
Popular Performance Cars and Their Dog Breed Equivalent
Popular Performance Cars and Their Dog Breed Equivalent

19 Dec 2019, 16:29 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / Have you ever stopped to think how cars are like dogs? No? Well, we've taken the liberty to do it for you and highlight how the two are a lot alike

 
Mitsubishi Pajero Powered by Wind Turbine Surfaces in Romania
Mitsubishi Pajero Powered by Wind Turbine Surfaces in Romania

30 Jun 2014, 17:58 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Electric cars are supposed to offer a solution to all of planet Earth's problems, thanks to zero tailpipe emissions. But are they really that green, or does the industrial "effort" to...

 
Here's Blue German Tractor With a Single-Cylinder 10-Liter Engine
Here's Blue German Tractor With a Single-Cylinder 10-Liter Engine

20 Jan 2014, 12:50 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Classic car culture in Germany isn't just about Maybachs and original Audi Quattros. There's also this thing, the HR9 D2531 Lanz Bulldog Eilbulldog, which has to be the crispest tractor we...

 
Old Subaru Wagon Turned into Jurassic Park Tour Car
Old Subaru Wagon Turned into Jurassic Park Tour Car

17 Apr 2013, 09:22 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Thanks to the Jurassic Park movie, we now know it's a really bad idea to take genes from fossils and clone some really big, really scary dinosaurs. The minds of all 90s kids are forever scared ...

 
Bubba Watson Invents New Hovercraft Golf Cart
Bubba Watson Invents New Hovercraft Golf Cart

5 Apr 2013, 11:28 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Golf carts are always a good source of laughs for the guys at our office, but somebody with passion and money took them quite seriously. Bubba Watson look at the limitations of these vehicles and sa...

 
Why Bentley Fired the Priest from Crew
Why Bentley Fired the Priest from Crew

28 Dec 2012, 08:38 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Just a few days before Christmas, Bentley Motors decided to end their collaboration with reverend Francis Cook, who had been with the company for the past decade, spreading the word of God with the ...