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UK bus company introduces poo-powered ‘Bio-Bus’

Nov 24, 2014

First of all, it does not smell bad. The makers of UK’s first bio-bus powered entirely by human and food waste made sure of that. The 40-seater is fuelled by bio-methane gas, which is generated...

Video: Amazing record truck jump, leaps over Lotus F1 car

Nov 23, 2014

The Lotus F1 team and its major sponsor EMC have teamed up for a world record-breaking new marketing campaign which involves a Renault truck jumping over a moving F1 car. That’s right. In a short...

Video: New world record tightest parallel park set in China

Nov 23, 2014

Do you think you’re a good parker? Think again. Chinese stunt driver Han Yue has broken the world record for the tightest parallel park, using the latest MINI Cooper S three-door. During the China Drift...

Mercedes-Benz artistically celebrates 17 million Facebook Fans

Nov 19, 2014

Mercedes-Benz’s fan community on Facebook exceeded the 17 million mark this month. To celebrate the milestone, the brand with the star has created a wall-mounted tape installation depicting the exterior of the new Mercedes-AMG GT...

Opel Astra Google Street View car crashed in Serbia

Nov 18, 2014

Regrettably, our newspapers are all too often littered with sorrowful reports of car collisions. Maybe that is why an article about a crashed Opel Astra in Serbia does not seem striking enough for you at...

Obama brings ‘The Beast’ to G20 summit in Brisbane

Nov 18, 2014

Last weekend US President Barack Obama visited Australia for the third time, to attend the G20 summit in Brisbane. The summit hosted 25 world leaders altogether and another 10 internationally protected delegates. But it was...

£14,235 parking fee for abandoned Mercedes C-Class left for 3 years

Nov 17, 2014

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust. Birmingham’s latest mystery has not yet been reduced to cinders, but it has certainly managed to collect its fair share of dirt nevertheless. Talk of the town is a...

Video: World’s fastest golf cart runs 12.2sec quarter mile

Nov 17, 2014

You’ve probably heard the expression ‘going for a quick nine’ down at the golf course. This brings an all-new meaning to such an expression. It’s the quickest golf cart in the world and it has...

World record 333km/h rocket bicycle beats Ferrari 430 (video)

Nov 12, 2014

On the Paul Ricard circuit in the French commune Le Castellet, daredevil François Gissy has broken his own speed record for a rocket bicycle. While the French rider accomplished a top velocity of 285 km/h...

Top Gear France confirmed, presenters announced

Nov 11, 2014

After eagerly angling in an applicant pool of 2000 hungry fish, BBC Worldwide Productions France has finally revealed who will host the earlier reported French version of the Top Gear TV show. From next spring,...

José Mujica offered $1 million for his clapped out VW Beetle

Nov 08, 2014

Uruguay’s president José Mujica, the man once nicknamed ‘the world’s poorest president’ has received a $1 million offer for his 1987 Volkswagen Beetle. The offer came from a wealthy Sheikh during a G77 meeting in...

A 2JZ-powered Toyota Cressida and a Norwegian man (videos)

Nov 07, 2014

Every now and then a man and his machine come together in perfect harmony. And with good video editing and equipment, the relationship produces some of the most memorable and inspiring pieces of cinematography in...