It may not go back to the future when you hit 88 mph, or have a working Flux Capacitor, but this DeLorean DMC-12 EV is fully-electric. The 215 kilowatts electric motor propels the vehicle from 0-60mph in just 5-seconds, with a top speed of 125 mph, and a driving range of 100-miles. On the inside, you'll find plush leather seating, turn-by-turn GPS navigation and even an iPhone dock. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of
First there was the Tesla Roadster, now Renovo is debuting the first American built all-electric supercar, called "Coupe". Inspired by the1964 Shelby Daytona Coupe, it's powered by an electric drivetrain that generates 500 horsepower alongside 1,000 lb-ft torque, boosting it from 0-60mph in just under 3.4 seconds, with a top speed of 120mph The lightweight battery can be charged in just 30 minutes. Expect to shell out $529,000 for this beast in 2015 with a sticker price of $529,000. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of dogs reacting to a levitating treat.
Not just a concept, a select group of individuals will actually be able to purchase the McLaren P1 GTR. Unlike the standard P1, the GTR boasts aggressive aerodynamic parts, including a new splitter and redesigned intakes to channel airflow around the vehicle's heavily flared wheelarches. Continue reading for more cool things about this amazing hypercar, set to cost $3.3-million USD.
With each passing day, we are getting closer and closer to the launch of Toyota's Supra successor, the FT-1. The company has just unveiled a new version called "Toyota FT-1 Graphite, which adopts a graphite exterior paint scheme and an all-natural saddle grain leather interior, comparable to many modern sports cars, including the 2015 Corvette Stingray Z06 as well as the Porsche GT3. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of cop that restores faith in humanity.
A special armored version of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class has been produced, known as the S-Guard. Features include the capability to withstand military-grade small arms fire and certain explosive devices, a self-sealing fuel tank, and an alarm system. The S-Guard is widely used at the diplomatic level to protect world leaders. Ninety governments worldwide are known to use the S-Guard for transport of government leaders and dignitaries. The company's latest 2015 model is powered by a 390 kW (530 hp) V12 engine, has a top speed of 130 mph, and has upgraded 6-piston brake calipers to top things off. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
It's only a matter of time before shops start creating F80 replicas - like this LaFerrari replica from China, but for those with more money than they know what to do with, here's yet another toy to add to your shortlist. The Ferrari F80 boasts hybrid drivetrain that consists of KERS (Kinetic Energy Recovery System) paired with a twin-turbo V8 engine to generate 1,200 horsepower. It will purportedly weigh just 1763-pounds, enabling the hypercar to sprint to 62 mph in just a mere 2.2-seconds, topping out at 310mph. No word yet on pricing, but expect to shell out a minimum of $2.2-million (if you're a preferred Ferrari customer) when it's launched. Continue reading for more images and a special LaFerrari video.
No, this isn't some luxurious trailer The Walking Dead crew happened to stumble upon, just the Kiravan Expedition Vehicle. It's based on the Mercedes-Benz Unimog and is powered by a 6-cylinder turbo diesel engine that generates 260hp and 700 lb-ft of torque, mated to an 8-speed transmission. On the inside, the 4-door cabin boasts 11 touchscreens for vitals, and a trailer out back, which comes complete with an office, galley kitchen to the tent-style sleeper penthouse, along with a bathroom. That's not all, there's even a Kirabike adventure bike for exploring your surroundings after setting up camp. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing what happens when a son buys his mom her dream car.
Local Motors may only have 100 employees, as the Rally Fighter ramps to full production, but it went from concept to the road in just over 2 years. How does an open source vehicle work? To start, employees select off-the-shelf parts for the Rally Fighter and install them on a Local Motors frame. For one of the vehicles, they used a BMW clean diesel V8 for its high torque and relative fuel efficiency (36 mpg hwy, 30 mpg off road). Click here to view the first image in this week's demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the Broadway Lion King cast singing on the subway.
Sleek and stylish, DENNY, the product of a collaboration between TEAGUE X Sizemore and the winner of Oregon Manifest's 'Bike Design Project', is touted as the "Ultimate Urban Utility Bike," and rightfully so. Featuring an innovative handlebar lock design, unique fender system, automatic shifting and modern styling. It's not just a concept because Fuji Bikes announced that they will be producing Denny for retail consumers. Continue reading for another picture and more information.
Priced from $185000 USD, the amphibious ICON A5 is a 1510-pound craft that boasts a 100 bhp Rotax 912 iS petrol engine, giving it a top speed of 120mph and a range of 345 miles. Its 10.36m wings are not only foldable for easy towing, they easily fit in a normal-sized garage, while the engine runs on both regular petrol and aviation fuel. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.