DC Comics Contest: Draw a Naked Woman Committing Suicide

DC Comics has been having a bad week. Yesterday, two members of the Batwoman editorial team quit after their publishers refused to allow Batwoman (who is a lesbian character) to marry her partner. And now the comic company has provoked even more outrage by hosting a contest in which they readers to draw Harley… » 9/08/13 1:21pm 9/08/13 1:21pm

How Greg Tracy Proved Human Drivers Are Better Than Drone Cars

Google engineers will tell you that one day robot-controlled cars will be able to drive better and safer than humans. One year ago, in a stunt for Hot Wheels, driver Greg Tracy proved just how far off those robots really are. » 8/06/13 11:38pm 8/06/13 11:38pm

How the BMW i8 Concept Makes Green Look Gorgeous


Let me just say as someone who has designed a concept car, I love the BMW i8 Concept. When its predecessor debuted in 2009 as the Vision EfficientDynamics Concept, it was striking — a refreshing reminder that eco-friendly and forward-thinking don't have to mean ugly and awkward. » 4/29/13 3:50pm 4/29/13 3:50pm

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This is the new Road & Track magazine

So, as you guys remember from your AMA with Larry Webster back in November, he had big things in store for Road & Track. You know, what with the complete overhaul of the magazine and all. Anyway, we're all excited because it's time to start revealing the fruits of that labor. Here's a quick note from Larry. » 3/21/13 11:13am 3/21/13 11:13am

Here's How To Build a Full-Sized Car Out Of Clay (Part 1)

Remember the Mazda Design Challenge? 2007 seems like ages ago, but this week's launch of The Fusion Project got me thinking back to the crazy few weeks leading up to that LA Auto Show, my full-sized clay car (now rotting away in the basement of the Mazda R&D Center), and how mind-blowing it was that one person could… » 3/18/13 8:05pm 3/18/13 8:05pm