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A Hidden Message Under The Bonnet…

A Hidden Message Under The Bonnet…

Popping the hood up and taking a look under the bonnet is always an interesting experience. I still remember the first time my driving instructor got me to do it ready for my driving test… But I’ve never found anything more than an oil filter that needs changing, washer fluid that needs topping up or ... Read More
 
Is It A Car, Is It A Bike, No… It’s Both

Is It A Car, Is It A Bike, No… It’s Both

Who doesn’t love a multi-purpose vehicle? A flying car a-la Chitty Chitty Bang Bang or an amphibious vehicle straight out of James Bond are the dream vehicles… And that’s without even delving into the world of talking cars or time travelling cars.  But this vehicle is a little bit less multi-purpose and a little more ... Read More
 
Giraffe Theft Auto

Giraffe Theft Auto

Despite its prominence around the world as that video game series, Grand Theft Auto is a pretty serious offence. Of course, taking a vehicle without consent is how the charge is better known in the UK, but in the US, GTA is not just a video game. But in a bizarre turn of events in ... Read More
 
A Vehicle That’s Comfy On The Outside?

A Vehicle That’s Comfy On The Outside?

Anyone who spends any significant amount of time driving will know just how much difference being comfortable can make. If you’re fortunate enough to have heated seats or a heated steering wheel in the winter… you’re living in serious comfort. Now, comfort is usually reserved for the interior of vehicles, with good reason. But what ... Read More
 
Is It A Car? Is It A Van? Is It A Train? No, It’s…

Is It A Car? Is It A Van? Is It A Train? No, It’s…

  I’ve always been a fan of multi-purpose vehicles.  Amphibious vehicles and flying vehicles have been the obsession of sci-fi and spy films for longer than I can remember… Just think of James Bond films or Back to the Future. But in reality, we’re about as close to seeing a flying vehicle or an affordable ... Read More
 
Floating Vehicles On The Moon – No, Really…

Floating Vehicles On The Moon – No, Really…

Ever since the Moon Landing in 1969, people have dreamed of setting foot on Earth’s only natural satellite. Robots and vehicles have made it up there since but as NASA gears up for another mission to the moon as part of its ‘Moon To Mars’ programme, things are stepping up a gear. Because aside from ... Read More
 
Mickey Rourke, An Abandoned Supercar And A Mystery…

Mickey Rourke, An Abandoned Supercar And A Mystery…

There’s a strange story behind an abandoned Lamborghini Aventador that sits outside a boarded-up home in the Hollywood Hills. The fact that the home belongs to Mickey Rourke, the famous actor and former professional boxer, makes it all the more intriguing. According to local residents, the house remains empty and other than the occasional visitor ... Read More