Autos

  • ‘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 […]

  • ‘Back to the Future’ Volkswagen Bus for Sale

    ‘Back to the Future’ Volkswagen Bus for Sale

    I honestly thought we were done with the deluge of Back to the Future tie-in products, but even in the field of time travel there are usually some stragglers to be found picking up the rear. One such straggler comes in the form of this customized Back to the Future Volkswagen Bus. As we all […]

  • Porsche Passport Program: Like Netflix for Porsches

    Porsche Passport Program: Like Netflix for Porsches

    Netflix for _____ is a common-enough shorthand for startups and other tech ventures these days, but I think Porsche has pretty much put the concept to bed with their latest project. It’s called the Porsche Passport Program, and believe it or not it’s more or less Netflix for Porsches. The Porsche Passport Program is currently […]

  • Spa Car: Inventor Colin Furze Made a Driveable Hot Tub

    Spa Car: Inventor Colin Furze Made a Driveable Hot Tub

    YouTube inventor Colin Furze (that’s an inventor who puts his inventions on YouTube, not a guy who invented YouTube) has been called a “mad scientist” by the media, but hopefully he will never decide to use his abilities for evil. I say that because anybody who can turn a BMW E30 into an honest-to-God drivable […]

  • Jaguar Future-Type Autonomous Concept Car

    Jaguar Future-Type Autonomous Concept Car

    Imagine this: Instead of owning a car, you only own a steering wheel. At the present, such a device would be more or less useless, unless you’re a toddler who enjoys pretending to drive and making “vroom vroom” sounds. But in the future, a smart steering wheel might be what you own instead of a […]