On the outside, it looks like a regular 1959 Chevrolet Viking short bus, but step inside? You'll see that everything inside has been replaced by Winkelman Architecture, and it can now haul up to 12 people comfortably. Featuring a sleeping area with two single beds, both of which can be combined in the center of the bus for a queen-sized accommodation. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Here's yet another look at the new Batmobile from Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, set for release in March 2016. Some fans liken the design to Tim Burton's 1989-era vehicle meets Christopher Nolan's Tumbler from The Dark Knight, complete with lots of angular body armor. While no weapons are seen in-action, you can rest assured that this Batmobile is packing lots of firepower. Continue reading for the video.
If Bruce Wayne decided to drive a Lamborghini Aventador around town, it would most certainly be the Mansory Carbonado, which is limited to 6-units worldwide. Based on the Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4, its V12 produces now generates 1,250 HP thanks twin turbochargers, enabling it to sprint from 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in a mere 2.6-seconds, topping out at 380 km/h (236 mph). An exposed carbon fiber rocker panel is engraved with the production number of the car, the soft urethane front and rear bumpers have been replaced with carbon units. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
What weighs just 1500-pounds, has a chassis made from 90% carbon fiber and does 0-60mph in 2.8-seconds? The Donkervoort D8 GTO Carbon Edition of course. All the body component are painted by hand with a protective UV coating in matte or gloss to ensure durability. It's powered by an Audi-sourced TFSI 2.5L turbocharged engine that generates 375bhp and 350 lb-ft of torque. Continue reading for a road test video, more pictures and additional information.
There are other 1,000-horsepower Skyline GT-Rs, but Faizal Ramzan's 1,000-wheel-horsepower R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R is a labor of love. You see although he's spent a lot of money on the car, Raman refuses to pay the exorbitantly high prices for premium aftermarket parts from Japan. So, this structural engineer builds them himself, and parts include the strut tower brace (reverse-engineered from plans he saw on the internet) and the fender vents are modeled after unbelievably high-priced aftermarket ones. Continue reading for the
There are electric cars, and then there's the Chevrolet FNR, unveiled today at the Shanghai Motor Show. Developed at GM's Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center (PATAC) joint venture in China, this ultra futuristic vehicle boasts a capsule-like design with crystal laser headlights / taillights, dragonfly-inspired dual swing doors, magnetic hub-less wheel electric motors and even a wireless auto-charging system. The technology doesn't end there, as on the inside, you'll find sensors and a roof-mounted radar that can map out the environment for driverless operation as well as a crazy iris recognition start function. When in self-driving mode, the front seats swivel 180° to face the rear seats, for a more intimate setting. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos of today, including someone who decided to use a GoPro at their boring office job.
BMW's Apollo Streamer may look like something straight from a science-fiction flick, but it's actually a motorcycle. That's right, it was created by Turkey-based industrial designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem and features an exposed engine as well as rear suspension. Apparently, the sloping front section minimizes wind resistance. Continue reading for more pictures.
Cyntur's JumperPack Mini looks like just another power bank at first, but this device can not only jump-start cars, but charge your gadgets as well, thanks to its 12,000mAh li-ion battery cell. Simply plug compatible devices into the 2.1A USB port or use the SafeJump battery clamps to get your vehicle going when emergency power is needed. It has enough power for 25 back-to-back jump-starts on vehicles up to 8-cylinders, 5 full smartphone charges and 1.5 tablet charges. Product page. Continue reading for a video and more information.
The Ferrari F40, powered by a monstrous (for the time) 2.9L twin-turbo V8, was crazy enough on its own for wealthy auto enthusiasts, while the LM version upped the ante enough to remain a highly valued exotic nowadays. Introducing the Ferrari F40 LM Barchetta, owned by billionaire, car collector and part-time racer Jean Blaton from Belgium, who used to hit the track under the Jean Beurlys nickname. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Limited to just 6-units worldwide, the $3.9-million Ferrari Sergio is one supercar that you need to be invited to buy, as in have purchased several Ferrari vehicles in the past. So far, at least one specimen has been delivered to the SBH Royal Auto Gallery in Abu Dhabi. It was created in partnership with Italian design firm Pininfarina, and based on the 458 Spider. Powered by a 4.5L V8 that generates 605hp, it goes from 0-60mph in just 3.0-seconds. Inside, there's a forward-swept rollbar as well as a sporty cockpit, complete with with black leather upholstery, contrasting red stitching, Alcantara seat inserts, and extensive carbon dash trim. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing why you should never mess with a silverback gorilla.