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WWII German 'Kettenkrad' motorcycle half-track being auctioned

A rare example of one of the most unique vehicles used by Nazi Germany in World War II has been restored to its original condition and will be auctioned by on March 19th. Known as the Kettenkrad (a German portmanteau ...

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Chevrolet enters Class 6 truck segment with 6500XD

General Motors is rolling out a new medium duty truck just in time to take advantage of the Trump administration’s proposed infrastructure spending plan, which is expected to spur sales of commercial vehicles. The Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 6500XD is ...

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Airbus and Italdesign's Pop.Up is either flying or a car

This car can fly, or maybe this copter can drive? It’s really both and either. The heart of the Pop.Up is a passenger capsule that can be attached to either the ground module (a skateboard-style electric car platform) or the ...

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Bright pink Peeps Oreos reportedly have an unfortunate side effect

The latest cream flavor to come out of something called “the Oreo Wonder Vault” has consumers wondering why their poop suddenly looks like it could’ve come from a unicorn. Two weeks ago, Oreo released a limited edition of its cookie ...

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Takata pleads guilty in air bag scandal, agrees to pay $1B

DETROIT –  Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. pleaded guilty to fraud Monday and agreed to pay $ 1 billion in penalties for concealing a deadly air bag defect blamed for at least 16 deaths, most of them in the U.S. The ...

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Ford GT Competition Series sheds weight and slathers on the carbon fiber

Ford unveiled Thursday the most track-focused version of the GT that you can still drive on the road, called the Competition Series, promising impressive weight savings and clever use of carbon fiber. Ford revealed the GT model this week in ...

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Cheap eats cafe in central France wins, loses Michelin star

The prestigious Michelin restaurant guide admits it goofed this month when it awarded a coveted star to a cheap eats lunch spot in central France. The mistake sent chow hounds searching for fine dining experiences racing to the Bouche à ...

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The Pearl Harbor attack changed course of history, and the lives of these 3 servicemen

Seventy-five years ago today, the course of history changed in an instant when the Imperial Japanese Navy ordered a surprise military strike against the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the morning of Dec.7, 1941, drawing America into ...

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Winter Pruning Tips for Beautiful Spring Roses

 (Lenkin Design Inc: Landscape and Garden Design/Houzz)  (Janet Paik/Houzz)  (Janet Paik/Houzz) Previous Next After the threat of frost has passed, hit the garden armed in your toughest clothes and sharpened pruners for the annual task of cutting back the roses. ...

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What to Consider When Replacing a Broken Tile

 (Janet Paik/Houzz)  (Colin Cadle Photography/Houzz)  (Bell Landscape Architecture Inc./Houzz) Previous Next The new year brings with it an urge to improve many aspects of your life, so why not channel that impulse into tackling some home fix-it projects? Here’s what ...

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