At $4.3-million, this blacked out, street-legal McLaren P1 GT-R (converted to LM) is probably as close as you'll get to a real Batmobile, without having to settle for a fiberglass kit car replica. Only 45 exist in the world, each powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.8L V8 engine generating 1000 PS (987 hp), good for a 0-60 time of 2.4-seconds, while topping out at 225mph. Click hereClick here to view the first image in this week's funny demotivational posters gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of new dynamic technology that allows projection on non-rigid surfaces.
Carwow revamps the Mercedes-AMG G63 6x6 with an all-new suspension and body panels, enabling you to transport passengers in luxury, while maintaining off-road ruggedness. The original is powered by a 5.5L AMG V8 twin-turbo engine that generates 536hp and 561 lb-ft of torque, mated to a 7G-tronic seven-speed automatic transmission, good for a 0-60mph run in 7.8-seconds. Continue reading for another picture.
Using what is known as a "conformable vinyl wrapping" material, a high-quality print or protective clear wrap can be molded to almost any and every part of a vehicle. This Volkswagen Beetle owner decided to put a Steampunk touch on their vehicle, or at least a partial design, and with a few touches of rust for added effect. Continue reading for more geeky car mods you might not have seen. Click here to view a few bonus images.
Nobody knows what F1 cars of the future will look like, or if they'll even have real human drivers, but automotive designer Sean Bull gives us his vision of a Bugatti vehicle, powered in part by a Tesla Turbine. This new technology consists of smooth disks equipped with nozzles that apply a moving fluid to the edge of the disk. It operates using the principle of centripetal flow, and reportedly operates at up to 95% efficiency. Continue reading for more pictures.
For those who don't follow this sport, H1 Unlimited is basically an American Unlimited Hydroplane racing league that is sanctioned by the American Power Boat Association (APBA), and a season typically runs from July through September, consisting of five races. Unlike other watercraft, a hydroplane only uses the water they're on for propulsion and steering (not for flotation) - when going at full speed they are primarily held aloft by a principle of fluid dynamics known as "planing", with only a tiny fraction of their hull actually touching the water. Many are powered by the Lycoming T55 L7C turbine engine, originally used in Army Chinook helicopters. 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 person who decides to drink cyanide.
The LEGO version is one thing, this custom-wrapped Porsche 911 GT3 RS, is another. This particular model from Australia started out as Viper Green, but was completely revamped to pay tribute to the iconic Apple Computers-sponsored Porsche 935 K3 that raced at the 1980 Le Mans 24hrs by Allan Moffat for Dick Barbour Racing. Fake scratches were added for added effect, and it definitely looks the part to say the least. Continue reading for more pictures and information. Click here for bonus images of the actual 1980 Porsche 935 K3.
AUKEY's CC-T6 36W 2-Port USB Car Charger ensures your gadgets are powered while driving, and it's being offered for only $6.99 with coupon code: 3W28M9CM, today only, originally $19.99. Charge compatible devices up to 75% faster using the built-in Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 Technology, and it's compatible with all USB powered devices, such as most Android and Apple smartphones as well as tablets. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: 3W28M9CM during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Continue reading for a full video unboxing and more information.
The Volkswagen Type 2, known officially as the Bus (US) or Camper (UK), is a forward control panel van introduced in 1950 by the German automaker as its second car model. As one of the forerunners of the modern cargo and passenger vans, the Type 2 gave rise to forward control competitors in the United States in the 1960s, including the Ford Econoline, the Dodge A100, and the Chevrolet Corvair 95 Corvan, the latter adopting the Type 2's rear-engine configuration. Gas Monkey Garage turned gave one of these short bus models a complete makeover. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
Race car driver Mike Ryan returned to Pike's Peak this year with his highly modified Freightliner semi truck. Though the exact figures are not available, his team estimates the truck's output at a monstrous 2,400-horsepower and 4,000-pound-feet of torque, powered by a Detroit Diesel engine. Click here to view the first imag ein today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including showing how global rallycross cars hit 60mph in 1.9-seconds.
At first glance, this appears to be the new 2017 Audi R8 at a beach, but upon closer inspection, you'll realize it's just a clever play on perspective. Felix Hernandez is a photographer who specializes in creating realistic scenes using miniature models, along with a few camera tricks, and his latest work is definitely no slouch, as you can see above. Continue reading for more pictures, including behind-the-scenes.