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Skoda N-ICE Is a 21ft-Tall Ice Cream Truck That Will Tour the UK

Skoda N-ICE Is a 21ft-Tall Ice Cream Truck That Will Tour the UK

It will be giving away ice cream and showing off vRS models

Skoda is celebrating the end of the summer by creating a giant, 21-foot tall ice cream truck called the N-ICE with five-foot tall tires at Great Yarmouth Beach in England that will give away 6,500 servings ice cream to visitors from August 20 to A...
20.08.2013 | 4861 views | 0 comments
BMW and Daimler Believe Car Sharing Businesses Will Grow Into Moneymakers

BMW and Daimler Believe Car Sharing Businesses Will Grow Into Moneymakers

They estimate €1 billion revenue each from car sharing by 2020

Daimler's Car2Go and BMW's Drive Now car sharing services are predicted by the automakers to grow into €1 billion businesses each by 2020. Mercedes launched Car2Go in 2008 as a car sharing service for the Smart Fortwo. It currentl...
13.08.2013 | 5153 views | 0 comments
Spanish Lego Builder Builds Fully Functional Caterham 7

Spanish Lego Builder Builds Fully Functional Caterham 7

It includes a functional transmission, suspension, and disc brakes

It feels like in the last few years, the rate of innovation is building Lego has accelerated massively. We have seen functional dual-clutch transmissions and Porsches in the past, but a Spanish Lego builder who goes by the named Fernando has taken...
13.08.2013 | 9589 views | 0 comments
Audi Designs Concept Car Featured in 'Ender's Game' Film

Audi Designs Concept Car Featured in 'Ender's Game' Film

The car only exists virtually

A film adaptation of the book Ender’s Game has been in development for over a decade, but it will finally hit theaters on November 1 in the United States and October 24 in most of Europe. The producers brought in Audi to design the look of t...
08.08.2013 | 8015 views | 0 comments
Porsche Builds Special Carrera 4S in Recognition of 5 Million Facebook Likes

Porsche Builds Special Carrera 4S in Recognition of 5 Million Facebook Likes

The car will be given away in a drawing on August 18

To celebrate getting five million Likes on Facebook, Porsche put it to its online fans to crowdsource the building of a Carrera 4S, and it will give the car away in a drawing on August 18 at the Porsche Experience Center at Silverstone. Runners-up...
05.08.2013 | 2689 views | 0 comments
Real Griswold Family Recreates Family Truckster from 'Vacation'

Real Griswold Family Recreates Family Truckster from 'Vacation'

The original was based on a Ford LTD modified by George Barris

The film "Vacation" as become an American, comedy classic since its release in 1983. It tells the story of a family making the harrowing journey from Chicago to the fictional Walley World in California in the Wagon Queen Family Truckster...
31.07.2013 | 19071 views | 0 comments
McLaren Reanimates Bruce McLaren in Latest 'Tooned' Cartoon

McLaren Reanimates Bruce McLaren in Latest 'Tooned' Cartoon

It also makes a sly point about the F1 team's recent performance

If you have watched Formula 1 over the last season, then you have likely seen the Tooned logo on the back of the McLarens but not know what it means. Since last season, McLaren has been creating short animated films above the development of its ra...
30.07.2013 | 4077 views | 0 comments
Gran Turismo Demo Downloaded Over One Million Times in Two Weeks

Gran Turismo Demo Downloaded Over One Million Times in Two Weeks

It goes on sale this fall

It looks like Gran Turismo 6 will be another big success for Sony on the PlayStation3. In the two weeks since the demo for the game was released, it has been downloaded over a million times. It does not hurt that the demo is also the platform for ...
19.07.2013 | 1544 views | 0 comments
Drive the Goodwood Hill in Gran Turismo 6

Drive the Goodwood Hill in Gran Turismo 6

It will be available in a demo soon

Gran Turismo 6 has revealed yet another track for players to race on. Players will be able to race up the Goodwood Hill in the game, and at least for now, it will be exclusive to GT6. The game’s maker, Polyphony Digital, announced the ad...
11.07.2013 | 4542 views | 0 comments
Audi and Toyota Bringing Classics to the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Audi and Toyota Bringing Classics to the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Some Rally and Sports Car Classics will be on display

At first thought, there is not much similar between Audi and Toyota, but looking at their motorsports activity, they are surprisingly similar. Both of them had success in rallying in the 80s – Audi in the early portion and Toyota later &ndas...
08.07.2013 | 6092 views | 0 comments
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