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LEGO McLaren Senna Lets You Own a Million Dollar Super Car for 15 Bucks

LEGO McLaren Senna Lets You Own a Million Dollar Super Car for 15 Bucks
Car guys and gals, here is your chance to own a McLaren Senna supercar without having to hit the lotto. LEGO is showing off a new Speed Champions edition of the Senna that is just $14.99, making it roughly 1/64,000th of the cost of the real thing. The LEGO Senna…

If Classic Game Consoles Were Cars

If Classic Game Consoles Were Cars
Have you ever wondered what cars might look like if you put the guys who design video game consoles in charge? Well, wonder no longer. Thanks to the guys at Jennings FordDirect, we now know exactly what game consoles would look like in automotive form. I’ve always had a fond…
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Racing Toy Cars on a Treadmill Looks Like More Fun Than NASCAR

Racing Toy Cars on a Treadmill Looks Like More Fun Than NASCAR
Check out these toy cars racing their hearts out. This race looks pretty intense, but these cars aren’t even technically racing. They are on a treadmill, and the belt is moving, not the cars. Still, if you look at the footage in Diego Jesus Asim’s treadmill racing videos for a…

Hot Wheels Zoom In Car Carries a GoPro Camera Down the Track

Hot Wheels Zoom In Car Carries a GoPro Camera Down the Track
I’d wager just about everyone has played with a Hot Wheels car at some point in their life. I know I played with lots of them as a kid, and my son loved them when he was small. We built more tracks than I can count, and I always wondered…

BMW Launches Car Subscription Service

BMW Launches Car Subscription Service
If you have a spare $2000 a month, you might want to buy a second home – or you might want to check out BMW’s new car service. This Netflix-like subscription service recently kicked off a pilot program called “Access by BMW,” which lets subscribers drive various BMW vehicles on…

Lexus Genetic Select Customizes Cars Based on Your DNA

Lexus Genetic Select Customizes Cars Based on Your DNA
Coinciding with the 2018 New York Auto Show, luxury performance automaker Lexus showed off something highly unexpected – a new offering designed to offer the ultimate in automotive customization. Partnering up with DNA analysis company 23andMe, they plan to build cars catered to your exact genetic makeup. With Lexus Genetic…

Guy Builds Mad Max Cars for His Toddlers

Guy Builds Mad Max Cars for His Toddlers
You know you are a Mad Max fan when you start building apocalyptic cars for your toddlers. That’s what Ian Pfaff, of Glendale, California did. And they are super cool mini cars that are hopefully battle-ready. You see, Ian has a two-year-old daughter named Junior and an infant son named…

Jaguar and Shell Let You Pay for Gas from Inside Your Car

Jaguar and Shell Let You Pay for Gas from Inside Your Car
Thanks to improvements in fuel efficiency, stops at the gas station continue to be less frequent occasions for many modern vehicles. But there’s still the process of getting out of the car, sticking your credit card in the machine, and hoping it works properly. On more than one occasion, the…

LEGO Ideas Caterham Seven 620R Is a Mini Automotive Masterpiece

LEGO Ideas Caterham Seven 620R Is a Mini Automotive Masterpiece
LEGO Ideas showcases some of the coolest blocky constructs in all the world, and the best part is that some of the user-submitted designs eventually get produced. The latest awesome kit you can actually buy appeals to both the LEGO and car geek inside of me. So without further ado,…

This LEGO Fiat 500 F Needs Your Votes

This LEGO Fiat 500 F Needs Your Votes
The Fiat 500 has been around for a long time in the automotive world with modern versions still in production. The LEGO Fiat model you see here is a replica of the classic 1968 Fiat 500 F and it looks fantastic. Created by Gabriele Zannotti and the not very appropriately…

Anki Overdrive Review: Slot Car Fun without Slots or Wires

Anki Overdrive Review: Slot Car Fun without Slots or Wires
When I was a kid, one of my favorite activities was to play with slot cars. These scale car sets can be a whole lot of fun, though it’s no fun when your car jumps out of the slots. Sure, there are slotless car sets too, but gameplay is pretty…

Ford’s Immersive Cinematic Engineering Tech Makes Virtual Cars Look Like Real Cars

Ford’s Immersive Cinematic Engineering Tech Makes Virtual Cars Look Like Real Cars
Over the last few decades, computer graphics have become a more and more essential part of industrial design – especially in the automotive industry. The ability to visualize designs digitally has given designers and engineers the freedom to test and refine concepts and functionality prior to expending time and money…

Star Wars Die Cast Cars are Wonderfully Weird

Star Wars Die Cast Cars are Wonderfully Weird
I am a big fan of Star Wars and a big fan of cars. My son collected Hot Wheels cars growing up and probably had 1,000 of them at one time. He was like a Hot Wheels Rain Man, he always knew when one was missing from his giant pile,…

LEGO Hypercar Kits Leak and We Want Them!

LEGO Hypercar Kits Leak and We Want Them!
If you aren’t a car geek, you may not know what a hypercar is. Hypercars are a step above your typical exotic supercars, often with powerful hybrid drivetrains that push them into the 800+ horsepower range. A good example is the Ferrari 458 Italia, which is clearly a supercar. The…

GM Unveils Pricing for 4G LTE Hotspot Connectivity in Cars

GM Unveils Pricing for 4G LTE Hotspot Connectivity in Cars
We have known for a while now that GM would be launching a 4G LTE hotspot service inside some of its vehicles. The first car to get the service will be the 2015 Malibu. After the service rollout in that Malibu, it will come to a number of other cars…

GM Shows off 8-speed Automatic Transmission for the 2015 Corvette Stingray

GM Shows off 8-speed Automatic Transmission for the 2015 Corvette Stingray
There is a huge difference between most automatic transmissions that have a torque converter and paddle shifters and the dual-clutch automatics with paddle shifters featured on many European sports cars. A paddle shift automatic in a Ford product, like the Taurus SHO, needs about 1000 RPM to shift a gear…
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