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Daredevil hits implausible 162mph on homemade dragster powered by a WATER rocket

FORGET horsepower, this crazy dragster uses H2O to glow itself to over 160mph. The brainchild of dumb contriver Francois Gissy, a drag trike takes bottle rockets to a subsequent level. Huge acceleration means 0-62mph in half a second The 35-year-old French daredevil has been formulation a plan given 2009 – …

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The tip 10 towns for child racer automobile modifications REVEALED from coloured windows to glossy alloys

THE universe of a child racer: outrageous spoilers, loud exhausts and oversized glossy amalgamate wheels. For some it’s dreamland though for some precisionist petrolheads modifications are a corrupt on once pleasing motors. Map reveals where you’re many expected to find pimped adult motors So if you’re a fan or a …

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The scary automobile graveyards around a universe where once good motors are left to die

The life of a vehicle is never guaranteed to be a prolonged one, with a common resting place being that of a scrapyard. But not each vehicle creates it to their final resting place. Flynn’s wrecking yard in Australia has models of cars that camber decades Some get deserted along …

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Ace of Base: 2017 Chevrolet Suburban LS

Full-size, body-on-frame, real SUVs are in some circles (not mine, thankfully) about as politically scold as a Monsanto home fracking kit. Thing is, though, if a chairman wants to ride 9 people while towing an 8,000-pound trailer, there are few options other than a Suburban and a fraternal twin, a …

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QOTD: What’s a Worst Utility Vehicle of a Past 10 Years?

Utility vehicles have been a hot sheet personal ride object for some time, most to a pleasure of OEMs and their shareholders. As a clarification around what should validate as “utility” became more and some-more confused during this (presently, CUV) craze,  inevitably some entries missed a symbol and floundered. Perhaps a redesign was …

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Sorry, Mopar Fans: FCA Says ‘No’ to a 2019 Chrysler 300 Hellcat

If you’ve got it, flourish it. Go forward and shake your income maker. Or not. After reports flush during Automotive News progressing this week that a 707-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter V8 from a Dodge Charger Hellcat, Dodge Challenger Hellcat, and Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk would seem in a Chrysler 300 subsequent …

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Buick Says Color Is Back, though Will You Buy a Cascada That’s Not Silver?

By a standards of niche marketplace convertibles, a Buick Cascada is, or during slightest was, a certifiable hit. Sales of a Cascada have tumbled by a fifth in 2017, year-over-year. More recently, Cascada sales fell by scarcely 40 percent during a tallness of a summer. But given going on sale …

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These 16 Cars Are Bucking America’s Anti-Car Trend in 2017

Through a initial 8 months of 2017, consumers conflicting America have acquired 12 percent fewer new newcomer cars than during a initial 8 months of 2016. That’s a dump of 565,000 sales, a rate of decrease that stands in sheer contrariety to a U.S. automobile industry’s 4-percent year-over-year light lorry …

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Reader Review: 2017 Buick Enclave, a Lambda’s Long Kiss Goodnight

Occasionally, we during TTAC concede we to do a jobs for a day and offer a reader examination of your possess ride. Here is a examination of a effusive Buick Enclave from reader thegamper. A decade. That’s how prolonged General Motors’ Lambda height has been in production. Not many volume …

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The handheld device we CAN use while pushing – and even let’s we discuss to pals

TAXI drivers, truckers and puncture services all use handheld inclination during 70mph – though it’s totally legal. While British motorists are criminialized from regulating mobile phones behind a circle there’s one quirky exception. Using CB radio while we expostulate is authorised on British roads And we can even use it …

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