This looks like a typical Mercedes-Benz truck at first, but step inside, and you'll find several luxurious amenities. They include: a spacious bedroom, bathroom with shower, kitchenette set, dining area, a safe for valuables and plenty of windows. On the outside, it can be equipped with four top-mounted spotlights as well as a lift that can help load cargo onto that roof carrier. It's powered by a 7.2L in-line 6-cylinder engine with a power output of 240 kW (326 PS / 322 bhp) and 1300 Nm (959 lb-ft) of torque. 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 a guy who actually has a working jet engine inside his garage.
Turkish designer Olcay Tuncay Karabulut unveils the Alfa Romeo AW30, a possible design for a future F1 car. Under the hood, you'll find a quad electric motors rated at 1,000 HP, capable of pushing the racer to a sub 3-second 0-60 mph acceleration time, while a clear canopy keeps the driver safe from the elements. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
When parked, it looks like a modified Land Rover Defender, but in just minutes, this vehicle becomes the ultimate camper. Built by South Africa-based Alu-Cab, this expedition vehicle accommodates two adults comfortably without sacrificing storage space. It features a built-in tent that opens in seconds, accessed from inside the camper, a fold-away stove, ultra bright Lumeno lights, and an exterior kitchen storage area. 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 showing what happens when a man is strapped into a falling helicopter.
LEGO has just unveiled a 2,704 piece Porsche 911 GT3 RS set for their Technic series. At $300, this 1:8 scale model features moving engine parts, red coilovers, headlights and taillights, brake calipers, 10 spoke wheels with low profile tires, working gearbox, paddle shift-equipped steering wheel, and even racing seats. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a Harry Potter Quidditch-themed Halo 5 custom game.
Australia-based EVX has unveiled the Immortus Solar Car, which can hit 60mph in a respectable 7-seconds, top out at 90mph and cruise at 35mph all day, without needing to recharge. Its design is inspired by the world solar challenge racers, and uses a combination of built-in solar panels, an aerodynamic body, and a lightweight design to help achieve maximum efficiency while on the road. Continue reading for another video and more information.
Lucky Cat Garage's BMW R100 Sprintbeemer appears to be straight from a science fiction movie, but this cafe racer is real, and built around a rigid BMW 2 frame. It's powered by a lightly tuned RS Boxer engine, paired with an inverted '92 R100 R gearbox, while a slick square drag tire on a lightened hub manages traction in the rear. Since there's no need for speedometer, you'll only find a Scitsu Tachometer nestled in behind the aerodynamic fairing. Click here to view the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a creepy VR zombie game.
Mercedes-Benz has partnered with McLaren in the past, but now the automaker plans on releasing a supercar that will blow its competitors out of the water. This F1-inspired model will boast a hybrid mid-engine layout using technology from their actual race cars. "We have the most energy-dense hybrid pack in existence/ It would make a great deal of sense to harness that technology for the road," said performance division boss Tobias Moers. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
East Coast Defender's Land Rover Defender 130 "Project Spectre" combines form and function, making it perfect for a Bond movie. It's powered by a beastly 4.6L V8 RPI Stage Performance Engine that drives power through a 5-speed automatic transmission. You also get an ultra bright LED light system throughout, as well as 18" blacked-out Boost wheels, and a 2" Terrafirma lift kit. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
If you've always wanted a street-legal Aston Martin race car, look no further than this modified Vulcan by British motorsports company RML. Priced in the "6-figure" range, this supercar is powered by a 7.0L V12 engine that churns out 800-horsepower, mated to a 6-speed sequential transmission. To make it road legal, external lights, tuning the engine to meet emission regulations and even crash tests were all performed. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a dog taking advantage of the Tesla Model S's autopilot function.
At first glance, this appears to be a normal 1965 Ford Mustang, but the Ring Brothers' Espionage is actually a full-carbon beast. Its powered by a Whipple supercharged 427 cubic inch LS7 V8 that produces 959-horsepower, paired with a six-speed manual and custom driveshaft that drives power to its rear wheels. To keep all that power on the ground, it's also been equipped with Baer 14.0-inch brake discs and 6S calipers, with beefy HRE wheels wrapped in Nitto Invo tires to finish things off. Continue reading for another video and more information. Click here to view a few more images of the amazing Espionage.