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Toyota's La Coupe Is the No-Bullshit Concept the World Needs Toyota's La Coupe Is the No-Bullshit Concept the World Needs

A mysterious Toyota has appeared on display in Naoshima, Japan—one that’s been pretty difficult to track down and seems impervious to both Google and press site searches. It’s the La Coupe, and here’s what we know about it so far.

Desert Mountain Tribe — 'Take a Ride' Desert Mountain Tribe — 'Take a Ride'

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.

Uber Feature Enables Female Saudi Drivers to Only Transport Other Women Uber Feature Enables Female Saudi Drivers to Only Transport Other Women

Last June, Saudi Arabia ended its ban on women drivers—a fact that saw women getting behind the wheel of Ubers as well as personal cars. Now, Uber is enabling a new feature to let those female Uber drivers filter their prospective ride-hailers by gender.

Andretti Progeny Aims to Break Horrible, Unspeakable Family Curse With Paint Job Andretti Progeny Aims to Break Horrible, Unspeakable Family Curse With Paint Job

Despite the fact that three generations of Andrettis have competed in the Indy 500, only one driver from the family, the one you’ve heard of, has won the race. The streak of perpetually bad luck is known as the Andretti Curse, and this year, Marco Andretti is looking to break the streak with a tribute livery designed…

How a Simple Redesign Could Have Made the Pontiac Aztek Less Ugly How a Simple Redesign Could Have Made the Pontiac Aztek Less Ugly

Is the Pontiac Aztek the ugliest car ever? Sources say yes. But just imagine what could have been, if only Pontiac had hired someone to redesign the car. Imagine no further, friends, because someone has actually gone ahead and done the work for you!

Jaguar Designer Is Not Interested in All These Giant Tablet Screens Jaguar Designer Is Not Interested in All These Giant Tablet Screens

It’s impossible to get away from giant tablet screens on the interior of cars these days. Believe it or not, there are still people out there who believe that we’re better off without them—and one of those people is Jaguar’s design director Ian Callum.

Ultra-Exclusive Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING Editions Already Mostly Sold Out in America (Updated) Ultra-Exclusive Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING Editions Already Mostly Sold Out in America (Updated)

While today served as the official release of the ultra-exclusive Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING editions, it wasn’t the first time North America had laid eyes on them. That happened last night at a party as exclusive as the cars themselves, of which only 110 total units will be produced. Bad news to all you…

The Kia HabaNiro Is a Futuristic Mashup of What's Popular Right Now The Kia HabaNiro Is a Futuristic Mashup of What's Popular Right Now

The Kia HabaNiro is the automaker’s latest push toward a more compact, electric future. It’s a crossover. It’s a compact car. On-road, off-road... it’s like a Swiss Army knife of futuristic features with a wild design and bold capability claims–a quintessential concept car that’s a little bit of everything.

Scientists: Wormhole Space Travel Is Possible, Just Really Really Slow Scientists: Wormhole Space Travel Is Possible, Just Really Really Slow

Science in the 21st century is awesome—we’ve seen the first ever direct photos of a black hole and we’ve sent queso to the moon. And today, scientists have confirmed that travel through wormholes is actually possible! It’ll just... be very inefficient.

The Dakar Rally Really Is Going to Saudi Arabia The Dakar Rally Really Is Going to Saudi Arabia

The Dakar Rally, a massive many-day off-road race that ran from Europe to the Senegalese city it’s named after for decades, then moved to South America in 2009, has officially inked a deal to be held in Saudi Arabia in 2020.

The Lotus Evora GT4 Concept Is Everything a Dual-Citizenship Track Car Should Be The Lotus Evora GT4 Concept Is Everything a Dual-Citizenship Track Car Should Be

Lotus has been making big moves since Geely bought stake in the company and pulled the fading marque back from the void. First the Lotus Type 130—and now we can look forward to an incredible Lotus Evora GT4 Concept breaking into the international racing scene.

This Lexus LM Minivan Might Be the Ugliest Thing I've Ever Seen and it's Beautiful This Lexus LM Minivan Might Be the Ugliest Thing I've Ever Seen and it's Beautiful

Lexus appointed itself a worthy task: Build a van, but give it the kind of opulence you’d normally associate with a limousine. The result—the Lexus LM 350—has debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show. Unfortunately, it looks as horrible and wonderful as the term “luxury van” sounds. We love it.

Ty Segall — 'They Told Me Too' Ty Segall — 'They Told Me Too'

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.

Here's How to Turn a Camaro Into a Ridiculous Electric Drift Car

If an electric drift car comes flying around the corner and there are plenty of race fans around to hear it, does it still make a sound? The engine—no. But the tires? Oh hell yes.

Bow Before Lando Norris, Your New Meme King

McLaren Formula One driver Lando Norris probably shouldn’t have much to laugh about—he is spending his rookie F1 season with a team that’s been the butt of jokes for the past few years, after all. But despite his DNF during Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix, Norris has shown he won’t let a bad race get the best of him.

The Mercedes GLB Concept Is How You Make a Crossover 'Rugged' The Mercedes GLB Concept Is How You Make a Crossover 'Rugged'

While teasers for the new Mercedes GLB concept have been trickling out ahead of the Shanghai Auto Show, our first look at the actual concept is finally here. And while it may not exactly be the teeny G-Wagen that many thought it would be, it’s still going to be one hell of an SUV.

Van Halen — 'Light Up the Sky' Van Halen — 'Light Up the Sky'

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.

Why F1's 1000th Race Isn't Arguably Its 1000th Grand Prix Why F1's 1000th Race Isn't Arguably Its 1000th Grand Prix

Formula One says that this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix will be the sport’s 1000th world championship race. But if you, like me, inhabit the bitchier corners of the internet, you’ve probably heard that this weekend isn’t actually F1's 1000th Grand Prix, thank you very much.

Here's a Video That Explains The Difference Between a Dual Clutch and a Sequential Manual Gearbox Here's a Video That Explains The Difference Between a Dual Clutch and a Sequential Manual Gearbox

Sure, you know the differences between your basic automatic and manual transmissions—but could you rattle off a comparison between all the different kinds of gearboxes car manufacturers have developed over the years? If not, then let this be your guide.

You Can't Buy Tesla's $35,000 Model 3 Online Anymore You Can't Buy Tesla's $35,000 Model 3 Online Anymore

Tesla’s long-awaited $35,000 Model 3 seemed like a great step forward for the company in terms of making electric vehicles more accessible and affordable. And now it’s not quite as accessible, all of a sudden. Tesla announced in a blog post that it is no longer offering the $35,000 base model online, like every other…

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