Category Archives: cars

Successor to the NSX

http://blog.caranddriver.com/honda-nsx-lives-on-as-hsv-010-gt-racer/

Ridiculously awesome gymkhana video

This is me… …in my dreams. The driver in the video is Ken Block – a co-founder and Chief Brand Officer of DC Shoes. The car he’s driving is a 2008 Subaru STi that was custom built by Crawford Performance and the Skunkworks team.  It’s got 565 WHP, 590 ft/lb torque, and some custom valved […]
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What the world would be like without user interface design

Here’s a perfect example of how not to design a user interface.  I guarantee that I would get somebody killed driving this thing. Check out “How to: Drive a Ford Model T – Feature” on CarAndDriver.com to see more pictures like this one:
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What happens when you ask questions?

What happens when you ask questions?  You get answers, right? Well, what happens if instead of being satisfied with the answer you stay in the question?  What happens if you continue to ask why?  Eventually you get to the point where you really start to wonder: “Why do we do things this way?” That’s the […]
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Car envy: Hulme CanAm Coupe concept

This car looks sweet.  It debuted just last week at the New Zealand A1GP. It contains the same 600 HP 7.0 Liter V8 as the Corvette Z06.  It’s been in development for 5 years and is still in the testing stages.  It’s shooting for a 0-62 MPH in under 3 seconds with a top speed […]
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Get a LoD of this: Traffic signs

The zombies are causing traffic problems again… Clicking the image will NOT take you to instructions on how to “hack” one of the above traffic signs. </lie>
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Going green | Teardrop shaped electric car: Aptera 2e

If you live in California you might just see this 3-wheeled electric car cruising people to work.  It’s not good for much else because it’s a two-seater and only has a range of 100 miles per charge.  I can’t see a lot of storage room in there anywhere for groceries… Anyway, as far as the […]
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Get a LoD of this: Revving Maserati engine has a biological effect on women.

Maybe it’s a bogus study, but CarAndDriver.com reports: A study conducted by British insurance company Hiscox reveals that the sound of a revving Maserati engine has a biological effect on women. Those who took part in the study listened to a variety of engine sounds from a number of cars, and after hearing the Maserati […]
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370Z and the Nissan SynchroRev Match technology

As a 350Z owner I was obviously pretty excited to hear about the release of the 370Z.  I watched the news for the spy photos and now that the 370Z is here, I’ve read all the reviews.  I have yet to drive one and I can’t wait to sit myself in someones driver seat (if […]
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