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MINI Unveils New Drop Chair Collection, to Be Showcased at Blickfang
MINI Unveils New Drop Chair Collection, to Be Showcased at Blickfang

14 Nov 2014, 14:35 UTC / After working together five years ago, MINI is once again partnering up with Danish furniture maker “Republic of Fritz Hansen” to create a new collection. Their second collaboration is t...

 
Bio-Drone Is Made Out of Mushrooms, Will Melt Away after Crash
Bio-Drone Is Made Out of Mushrooms, Will Melt Away after Crash

13 Nov 2014, 15:47 UTC / Lynn Rothschild of NASA’s Ames Research Center in California believes he could solve the last problem drones are facing, which is the fact they can be detected in case of crash. The scientist ...

 
Mercedes Partners with Surfer Garret McNamar, Makes Two New Boards
Mercedes Partners with Surfer Garret McNamar, Makes Two New Boards

12 Nov 2014, 18:00 UTC / After breaking the world record for surfing on the highest wave in the world with the boards Mercedes-Benz specially did for him last year, surfer Garret McNamara is once again joining forces with t...

 
Stockholm Cabs Come with Shrink-Drivers, Will Remove Citizens' Grim Faces
Stockholm Cabs Come with Shrink-Drivers, Will Remove Citizens' Grim Faces

12 Nov 2014, 17:25 UTC / Built as an experimental attempt to help the city’s citizens get wider smiles, a Swedish taxi company has launched a new project that involves therapists sitting in the back of their cars. The...

 
Husband Drives Wife’s 1990 Corvette into the River: Divorce Case
Husband Drives Wife’s 1990 Corvette into the River: Divorce Case

12 Nov 2014, 10:34 UTC / A 50-year old husband from Pennsylvania decided to actually keep his promise the moment he threaten his wife he’ll put her car in the river. The man, who is in the middle of divorce proceeding...

 
Brit Owns Real-Life Back to the Future DeLorean, Runs Business with It
Brit Owns Real-Life Back to the Future DeLorean, Runs Business with It

10 Nov 2014, 12:48 UTC / We all love one particular movie, whether it’s a Sci-Fi famous blockbuster, a classic romance or even a documentary. Ollie Wilkey from Keynsham, south-west England, kept searching for a way to...

 
Farmer Turns Peugeot into His Dead Sheep Dog Lookalike Car
Farmer Turns Peugeot into His Dead Sheep Dog Lookalike Car

7 Nov 2014, 15:38 UTC / After their beloved sheep dog died, farmer Dave Isaacs and his family decided they spend £2,000 ($3,163) to turn their Peugeot estate car into a dog lookalike ride. Not only did the car get a ...

 
Chinese Drug Dealer Rams Porsche into Back of Lorry and Gets Stuck
Chinese Drug Dealer Rams Porsche into Back of Lorry and Gets Stuck

7 Nov 2014, 14:37 UTC / Footage taken on a busy highway in China’s Jiangxi Province shows how a Chinese driver crashed his Porsche Cayenne into the back of a lorry and got dragged for more than six miles on the highw...

 
Google Gets $2,250 Fine for Showing Woman’s Cleavage on Street View
Google Gets $2,250 Fine for Showing Woman’s Cleavage on Street View

3 Nov 2014, 18:36 UTC / Google’s Street View program is offering any person out there the chance to virtually visit places most of us will probably never get to, such as the Pyramids in Egypt, one of the world’...

 
New Zealand Adventurer Literally Uses Horse Power for Wakeboarding
New Zealand Adventurer Literally Uses Horse Power for Wakeboarding

2 Nov 2014, 11:23 UTC / If there is a place like Santa’s toy factory at the North Pole for adrenaline junkies, then that place is called New Zealand. At least that’s pretty much what some surfers believe, consi...

 
Cadillac Hearse Grilling Machine Makes Your Halloween Barbecue Perfect
Cadillac Hearse Grilling Machine Makes Your Halloween Barbecue Perfect

31 Oct 2014, 10:21 UTC / Whether you just use it as a pretext to spend a night out wearing goofy outfits with your friend or you actually want to use humor and ridicule to confront the power of death, point is today most of...

 
Spooky Couple Drives Cadillac Hearses, Even Goes Camping With Them
Spooky Couple Drives Cadillac Hearses, Even Goes Camping With Them

30 Oct 2014, 09:26 UTC / They’re known as "funeral coaches" in the industry, but for this strange couple from America it’s a daily driver they even take camping sometimes. Crazy? No. Halloween prank? N...

 
A Wearable Scooter Might Be the Coolest Thing Yet
A Wearable Scooter Might Be the Coolest Thing Yet

29 Oct 2014, 18:05 UTC / They say great ideas start of simple things and it seems the 21st century will revolve around just that. Until electric vehicles become cheap enough to be used as a daily driver by most of us, the b...

 
Opel’s New Top Model Is Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat: Behind the Scenes
Opel’s New Top Model Is Karl Lagerfeld’s Cat: Behind the Scenes

28 Oct 2014, 12:04 UTC / Believe it or not but the latest top model to pose for the 2015 Opel Corsa Calendar is Choupette, Karl Lagerfeld’s cat. Chanel creative director has photographed the Birman cat while it posed ...

 
Bob Dylan Is Actually Featured in McLaren F1’s Handbook
Bob Dylan Is Actually Featured in McLaren F1’s Handbook

28 Oct 2014, 09:46 UTC / McLaren F1 is one of the world’s greatest supercars ever created, but only few lucky folks out there ever get to know it closely. Put together with extreme taste and subtle design, every littl...

 
Only in Russia - Cement Truck Swallowed by a Sinkhole
Only in Russia - Cement Truck Swallowed by a Sinkhole

24 Oct 2014, 17:09 UTC / Even though some trucks are pretty big and usually carry some heavy loads, you’d believe the tarmac was designed to hold them. That is probably the case for most of the roads out there. Unfort...

 
Russians Turn Old Public Transportation Bus Into Crazy Night Club
Russians Turn Old Public Transportation Bus Into Crazy Night Club

24 Oct 2014, 13:28 UTC / Travel by bus at night? Good. One day you might stumble upon what is probably the best public transportation in the world. Dubbed BarBus Maxi, it’s the creation of Russian entrepreneurs from S...

 
Japan’s Turtle Taxi Willingly Drives Slow to Make You Feel Comfy
Japan’s Turtle Taxi Willingly Drives Slow to Make You Feel Comfy

23 Oct 2014, 16:23 UTC / While Dubai gets the fastest hypercars on the planet into their emergency fleet and engineers struggle to find newer ways to push the limit, some fellows see things different. There are some places ...

 
Chinese Bus Driver Stops to Buy Fish, Passengers Puzzled: Angry Wife at Home?
Chinese Bus Driver Stops to Buy Fish, Passengers Puzzled: Angry Wife at Home?

23 Oct 2014, 15:18 UTC / Just when you think bus drivers stopping to get an autograph from their favorite comedian can’t get worse, it hits you. This time, however, it's an even weirder case. Turns out this Chine...

 
Man Gets Trapped in a C6 Corvette with Dead Battery, Calls 911
Man Gets Trapped in a C6 Corvette with Dead Battery, Calls 911

15 Oct 2014, 10:04 UTC / It turns out some people out there are really unlucky human beings and there’s nothing they can do about it. Hemon Haskins from Lynchburg, Virginia just couldn’t resist his eagerness to ...