Limited to just 15-units worldwide, the 2,733-pound 2016 McLaren 650S GT3 is a track-only model that's powered by a bi-turbo 3.8L V8 limited to 493-horsepower to meet FIA GT3 regulations, paired to a six-speed sequential gearbox. Only the essentials are included on this racecar, so the interior offers a full carbon fiber racing seat, dashboard, six-point harness, integrated air jacks for quick wheel / part changes, adjustable pedals, and a racing steering wheel. Continue reading for another video and more information.
At first, you might confuse this with something from an auto museum, but it's just the BMW Landspeeder by Austin, Texas based Revival Cycles. Based on Ernst Henne's Landspeeder, this BMW R37 Racer was originally built specifically for the man himself in 1928, the one in which he would use to go on and break multiple records. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The Startpoint Group has just unveiled the "Dreadnought T2050," which looks very similar to the Star Destroyer from Star Wars. Featuring stealth technology, an exterior-mounted electromagnetic rail gun, hologram room with Google Glass-like walls that display tactical information, and to top things off, a "moon pool" garage in the transom, capable of launching underwater drones. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading to see the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a Star Wars meets Mario Kart mashup.
The Airow Gun basically uses a combination of mechanical and pneumatic power to convert the energy from a compound, or recurve bow. The energy released is generally equivalent to the power generated by a marker. Entire games have been dedicated to the use of Airow Guns, in a fashion similar to that of slingshot paintball. Continue reading for two more videos and more information.
IRULU's eXpro X1s 10.1" Tablet is a great backup, or just for everyday use, and you can get one for $68.99 shipped, today only, originally $133.99. It features a quad-core 1.3GHz processor, running Google Android 5.1 Lollipop, 16GB of NAND Flash memory, along with dual cameras. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video review and more information.
The Chiron, due in 2016, was meant to be no faster or more powerful than the Super Sport, but now rumor has it that this new model will be based off the Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo. The car has also been revealed to be possibly the fastest convertible car in the world, as it will debut with a targa top. It will officially make its debut in March 2016 at the Geneva Motor Show. Production will start in 2017 and will be limited to 500 units worldwide. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a crazy first person video of a drone racing through a warehouse.
The Psycho-Pass story takes place in an authoritarian future dystopia, where omnipresent public sensors continuously scan the Psycho-Pass of every citizen in range. The sensors measure mental state, personality, and the probability that the citizen will commit crimes, alerting authorities when someone exceeds accepted norms. To enforce order, the officers of the Public Safety Bureau carry hand weapons called Dominators. Cerevo has made these guns a reality, and it will hit stores in March, at the price of $680. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Tolga Girgin, an artist from Istanbul, specializes in 3D calligraphy that appears to leap off the page. Using the forced perspective art style, Girgin uses normal Pilot parallel pens to apply rendered shading and create images that hover above his sketchbook, or even stand upright against adjacent sheets, while weaving through alternating rows of lined paper. Continue reading to see more. Click here to view a few bonus images.
Think of ATV Sherp as a mini monster truck, equipped with oversized self-inflating tires, that can go anywhere. In addition to being amphibious, it can climb obstacles as high as 27.5-inches, and even traverse through a sandy desert. The 2,866-pound vehicle is powered by a 44.3 horsepower Kubota V1505 four-cylinder diesel engine, good for a top speed of 28mph on land and 4mph in water. Continue reading for another video and more information.
Most off-road vehicles still need to worry about sharp objects, or anything else that may cause punctures, but the Polaris WV850 H.O., does not. This $15,000 ATV was built to military standards, and features the industry's first airless, non-pneumatic tires that cannot be deflated or otherwise puncture. During tests, they withstood a .50-calibre round and was still capable of being ridden for up to 350-miles. Its 77-horsepower engine is paired with a single-speed transmission, steel exoskeleton and an all-wheel drive system. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of NASA's 3D-printed rocket.