Autos

  • Opener BlackFly Electric VTOL Vehicle (Video)

    Opener BlackFly Electric VTOL Vehicle (Video)

    Flying cars … it seems like every month or two some company or another promises that they’ve finally cracked this long-delayed promise of the future, from Metropolis through Blade Runner and beyond. The latest is Opener, who have unveiled their own plans for an electric VTOL (Vertical Take-Off and Landing) vehicle that will be roughly the same difficulty level […]

  • Iron Man Lincoln Town Car Custom for Sale

    Iron Man Lincoln Town Car Custom for Sale

    Imagine, if you will, that Tony Stark was born a generation or two earlier than he was, into an age when crime fighters drove fancy cars and solved mysteries rather than putting on crazy costumes and punching out bad guys. If that had been the case, Anthony Stark, Science Detective (and his butler/chauffeur Edwin Jarvis) […]

  • AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL Flying Car Concept

    AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL Flying Car Concept

    I could probably devote an entire day to writing up various flying car concepts, since unlike actual flying cars there’s very little risk involved in putting out some concept art and soaking in the publicity. But oh well, we all enjoy dreaming from time to time, and as flying car concepts go the recently unveiled AeroMobil […]

  • ‘Bullitt': Mustang from Iconic Steve McQueen Film Found

    ‘Bullitt': Mustang from Iconic Steve McQueen Film Found

    It’s one of the most iconic movie automobiles of all time that doesn’t have a name that ends in “-mobile”: The 1968 Mustang driven by Steve McQueen in the 1968 film Bullitt, often cited as home to one of the greatest car chase scenes ever filmed. For many years, the car was thought to be lost […]

  • Lazzarini Hover Coupe Concept (Video)

    Lazzarini Hover Coupe Concept (Video)

    Imagine it: tooling around in a sexy new hover car, a hover car so sexy and elegant in fact that it can only accurately be referred to as a Hover Coupe. Every man dreams about hovering around on a sleek, futuristic hovercraft. The Lazzarini Design Studio has a new concept vehicle that represents this wonderful dream. It’s […]

  • Samson Switchblade: “The World’s First Flying Sports Car”

    Samson Switchblade: “The World’s First Flying Sports Car”

    I’m pretty sure that flying cars have now been a cliche of the present being disappointing compared to the way the future was supposed to be back in the old days for longer than they were actually depicted as being part of the future, but nevertheless: The technology necessary to make flying cars happen seems […]

  • ‘The Official Ferrari Opus, Diamante Edition’ Up for Auction

    ‘The Official Ferrari Opus, Diamante Edition’ Up for Auction

    In 2011, Ferrari unleashed The Official Ferrari Opus on the world – a highly limited edition luxury book about the history of the famed automotive brand, limited to only one copy per country. The price tag back then was $275,000, which means that the estimated value of The Official Ferrari Opus, Diamante Edition, now up […]

  • Jouley: A Newly Unveiled Electric School Bus from Daimler

    Jouley: A Newly Unveiled Electric School Bus from Daimler

    School buses save a lot of gas in theory, since they pack a bunch of passengers on board to and from school, but they guzzle a lot of it too, which is why a fleet of all-electric school buses would be a no-brainer that would eventually pay for itself. Enter Jouley, the newly unveiled electric […]