Category: car

Car makers employ sound engineers to give car doors that…

Car makers employ sound engineers to give car doors that satisfying ‘thunk’ when closed. 

Both Ferrari and Porsche declined to provide a sports car for…

Both Ferrari and Porsche declined to provide a sports car for the 1990 film Pretty Woman. They took offense that a prostitute would be in their car. Lotus didn’t mind.

Both Ferrari and Porsche declined to provide a sports car for…

Both Ferrari and Porsche declined to provide a sports car for the 1990 film Pretty Woman. They took offense that a prostitute would be in their car. Lotus didn’t mind.

Modern cruise control was developed by an engineer frustrated by…

Modern cruise control was developed by an engineer frustrated by his lawyer who kept speeding up and slowing down the car as he talked.

Photo : Sav127 / wikipedia

Modern cruise control was developed by an engineer frustrated by…

Modern cruise control was developed by an engineer frustrated by his lawyer who kept speeding up and slowing down the car as he talked.

Photo : Sav127 / wikipedia

You should never put your feet up on a car’s dashboard. Airbags…

You should never put your feet up on a car’s dashboard. Airbags go off like small bombs, and they can break both of your legs.

Photo : Driving.ca

Mazda had to recall 52k cars due to a species of spider loving…

Mazda had to recall 52k cars due to a species of spider loving the smell of gasoline so much it chose to build its web in the cars emission systems.

The affected model, the Mazda6, has two pipes coming out from its gas tank, which is extremely rare and means that the smell of gasoline is strong enough to draw the spider in but not strong enough to kill it.

Photo : Autocar

The longest car in the world. The 26-wheeled limousine has a…

The longest car in the world. The 26-wheeled limousine has a swimming pool with diving board and a king-sized water bed.

California is one of the states in which Free Air and Water is…

California is one of the states in which Free Air and Water is legally required to be given at gas stations for car and tire maintenance.

A teenager fooled an entire school, multiple police officers,…

A teenager fooled an entire school, multiple police officers, and a car dealership into believing that he was the youngest state representative ever. He was escorted to a school, given a tour, and spoke to the high school students about being involved in politics.