Autos

  • Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman Guard: A Bulletproof Limousine

    Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman Guard: A Bulletproof Limousine

    Riding around town in a limousine can be dangerous these days, but if you want absolute security while maintaining the style and comfort you and your driver have grown accustomed to, there’s the recently-unveiled Mercedes-Maybach S600 Pullman Guard bullet- (and blast-) proof limousine, following in the footsteps of earlier bulletproof Mercedes-Maybach S-class vehicles like this […]

  • Letrons: Real-Life Transformers Made From Real Cars (Video)

    Letrons: Real-Life Transformers Made From Real Cars (Video)

    Transformers, while a serious boon to the toy and Michael Bay movie industries, are generally thought to be restricted to the realm of fiction. But a company called Letrons has constructed a real Autobot that appears to transform from a BMW 3 Series coupe to a 15-foot-tall robot. Believe it or not, folks. It’s probably […]

  • Maserati Hearse: Custom Hearse From Ellena Funeral Car

    Maserati Hearse: Custom Hearse From Ellena Funeral Car

    In less than two weeks it will be October, aka Halloween season. If you’re looking for a suitably macabre ride for this Halloween, I might recommend this Maserati Hearse from the wonderful folks at Ellena Funeral Car, an Italian brand specializing in the last car you will ever ride in. The Maserati Hearse is a […]

  • Mercedes-Benz Vision Van Concept: Equipped With Delivery Drones

    Mercedes-Benz Vision Van Concept: Equipped With Delivery Drones

    Delivery vans have been around so long and are such a mundane part of everyday commerce that it might not seem possible for a car company to come up with an exciting concept for one. But the people at Mercedes-Benz have kind of succeeded at that, with the Mercedes-Benz Vision Van. The Mercedes-Benz Vision Van […]

  • nuTonomy: Company Releases Self-Driving Taxis (Video)

    nuTonomy: Company Releases Self-Driving Taxis (Video)

    The winds of automated cars are blowing harder and harder all the time, and most people expected Google or Uber or Tesla or some company like that to be the first to actually put self-driving cars out on the street. But a company called nuTonomy made it there first, putting a self-driving taxicab on the […]

  • Mercedes-Benz Maybach Coupe Teaser

    Mercedes-Benz Maybach Coupe Teaser

    The death of the Mercedes-Benz Maybach back in 2013 turned out to have been somewhat exaggerated, with the automaker almost immediately bringing the brand back the following year in various forms. Now, Mercedes has released a teaser image for a real Maybach coupe, which will purportedly be almost six meters long. Followers of Mercedes’ various […]

  • Roborace Driverless Race Car: For Our Post-Driver Future

    Roborace Driverless Race Car: For Our Post-Driver Future

    I don’t know about you, but when I worry about the inevitable Robotic Uprising, one of the heaviest concerns on my mind is the fact that robots don’t play sports, and Earth’s fine tradition of sportsmanship will inevitably come to an end when we’re all working as underground slaves for the machines. So I’m extremely […]

  • FORMUL2 Racer Concept Car by Radek Štêpán (Pics)

    FORMUL2 Racer Concept Car by Radek Štêpán (Pics)

    Imagine if you will, a modular vehicle with automated droids that can swap out its wheels, suspension, and or chassis depending on the type of terrain you expect it to encounter. It sounds like something out of a Hanna-Barbera cartoon, but designer Radek Štêpán has come up with a real-life Chan Van that goes by […]