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How to Install a Car Kill Switch

How to Install a Car Kill Switch

YouTube’s premiere mechanic ChrisFix shows us how to make a hidden kill switch for your vehicle. When switched on, it interrupts the flow of electricity to the vehicle’s fuel pump relay, preventing it from starting, even with a key. It takes a bit of fiddling, but it costs only $10 in parts.

2020 Toyota 86 Hakone Edition

2020 Toyota 86 Hakone Edition

This beautiful limited edition of Toyota’s compact rear-wheel drive sports coupe features a rich Hakone green paint, 17″ twisted spoke bronze wheels, and a black spoiler. Inside, there’s Alcantara and tan trimmed seats, tan stitching, and an embroidered “86” logo on the dash.

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EZRaider All-Terrain Scooter

EZRaider All-Terrain Scooter

DSRaider’s EZRaider is a four-wheeled electric all-terrain scooter. It’s size and foldable form lets you easily transport and ride it anywhere. It lasts up to 25mi per charge and goes up to 30mph. It also has more practical 2WD and 4WD variants. Also available from Gold Coast.

LEGO Life-Size Honda Civic Type R

LEGO Life-Size Honda Civic Type R

The Honda Civic Type R is the latest in the growing number of life-size LEGO car models. Honda Australia commissioned the project, which took over 1300 hours to make and has over 320,000 pieces. It has lots of functioning lights. More on Carscoops.

The Roll-Ka

The Roll-Ka

Car hacker Master Milo decided to take an old Ford Ka and give it new life as a thrill ride. By slicing it up, adding a roll cage, and setting it into a set of round tracks, he transformed the subcompact car into a dizzying ride for two. Check out Milo’s original video here.

Zero Labs Electric Ford Bronco

Zero Labs Electric Ford Bronco

Restoration garage Zero Labs kicks off its production with a fully-electric SUV that uses an original Ford Bronco chassis. It has a 70kWh battery that lasts up to 190mi per charge and a motor that produces 369hp. Limited to 150 units.

Genesis Mint Concept

Genesis Mint Concept

Genesis’ Mint is an electric car made for the city. Despite its compact size, it offers a spacious and luxurious interior for two people. Its storage area is accessed via unique scissor doors, and inside it has has a central touchscreen console mounted on its steering wheel.

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo

The latest and greatest iteration of Godzilla still packs a 600hp twin-turbo V6, but has trimmed out weight thanks to an ample serving of carbon fiber for its front and rear bumpers, front fenders, hood, roof, side sill covers, trunk and rear spoiler. It also packs aero and grip improvements.

Volkswagen Atlas Basecamp Concept

Volkswagen Atlas Basecamp Concept

Volkswagen turned its Atlas family SUV into a trail-ready camping vehicle. The Atlas Basecamp Concept has a custom body, lift kit, custom wheels, all-terrain tires, roof rack with bike mounts, and LED light bars. It also comes with a HIVE EX trailer that has a queen size bed.

Keanu Reeves’ Prized Motorcyles

Keanu Reeves’ Prized Motorcyles

“You know when I don’t ride a motorcycle I go through withdrawal. It’s not good for my health.” An enthusiastic Keanu Reeves let GQ into the headquarters of his motorcycle company to talk about his personal bikes, what he loves about riding and more.

Aston Martin Rapide E

Aston Martin Rapide E

Aston Martin embraces the future of vehicles with the all-electric Rapide E. In place of its predecessors’ V12 engine is an 800V 65kWh battery and twin rear motors that produce 604hp and 700lbft of torque. It can go from 0 to 70mph in 1.5s and maxes out at 155mph.

Predator Rides an Alien

Predator Rides an Alien

Aliens and Predators are natural enemies. So it’s no wonder someone spotted one of the armor-plated warriors riding his conquest for all to see the spoils of his victory. The man inside the costume is Samai Khammongkul, who likes to spread good cheer around Thailand.

Halfbike 3

Halfbike 3

The unique Halfbike is part scooter, part bicycle, and all fun. Its third version is lighter and smaller than its predecessors. Its also more ergonomic, has more gears to tackle all kinds of terrain, has new maintenance-free brakes and a new quick-release mechanism for folding.

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Why Concept Cars Exist

Why Concept Cars Exist

Every year automakers turn up at car shows with over-the-top concept vehicles, riding on oversized wheels, floating seats, and scads of futuristic technology. But why do car companies spend millions on cars they may never produce? Business Insider explains.

2019 Jeep Mopar Concepts

2019 Jeep Mopar Concepts

Jeep and Mopar’s concept vehicles for the 2019 Easter Jeep Safari include the tent-equipped Gladiator Wayout, the 1980’s Gladiator Rubicon JT Scrambler, and the badass supercharged 700hp Gladiator M-715 Five-Quarter resto-mod.

DRR Stealth Electric ATV

DRR Stealth Electric ATV

DRR USA’s Stealth Electric ATV uses an electric motor that produces power equivalent to a 400cc engine, allowing it to silently travel up to 35 mph. It has a 65 mi range and charges from any outlet. It has disc brakes, dual a-arm suspension, and front and rear racks.

Riptide R1 Black Electric Skateboard

Riptide R1 Black Electric Skateboard

Riptide worked with Waterborne Skateboards to create the Riptide R1 Black, an electric skateboard made for aggressive carving. It has a rear adapter that ensures stability even when torquing at 18mph. It also has a kick tail, soft urethane wheels, and built-in handles.

Exway X1 Pro Electric Skateboard

Exway X1 Pro Electric Skateboard

Exway’s new X1 Pro is rated one of the best electric skateboards you can get for under $1000. It has an unlockable top speed of 29 mph, 16 mi range, 85 mm wheels and dust- and water-resistance. Its app lets you adjust the board’s acceleration and speed.

Stan: The Valet Parking Robot

Stan: The Valet Parking Robot

Developed by Stanley Robotics, this fully-autonomous valet allows drivers to drop their car off, lifts the vehicle by its wheels, then carefully delivers it to a parking space. When the driver returns, it fetches the car and brings it back to the delivery bay.

Driven: 2020 Range Rover Evoque

Driven: 2020 Range Rover Evoque

We recently put the 2020 Range Rover Evoque through its paces on an extensive route from Athens to the Peloponnese, across highways, twisty, foggy mountain roads, rocky paths and streams, and even across a bridge normally reserved for trains. Full review on 95octane.

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Ares Design Panther ProgettoUno

Ares Design Panther ProgettoUno

Ares Design’s concept is now a reality. the Panther ProgettoUno is the company’s modern take on the De Tomaso Pantera. Based on the Lamborghini Huracán, the car has a beautifully retro carbon fiber body. It’s limited to only 70 units.

Making a Kid-Sized Rover

Making a Kid-Sized Rover

Kris Temmerman wanted to learn how to TIG weld. He ended up doing way more than that. Watch him create a small motorized six-wheeled vehicle that resembles the Mars rover (with a seat). It has an aluminum body, six-wheel drive, and four-wheel steering.

Bontrager WaveCel Helmets

Bontrager WaveCel Helmets

Trek and Bontrager’s WaveCel bicycle helmets use a proprietary sheet of cells instead of the commonly used EPS foam. The cells act like crumple zones in vehicles, flexing, crumpling and gliding upon impact to redirect energy away from your head.

2020 Porsche Cayenne Coupé

2020 Porsche Cayenne Coupé

A variant of Porsche’s popular SUV that swaps some cargo height for a svelte new look. Its separate rear seats are more car-like, and it gets a slick adaptive spoiler on its hatchback lid. In its robust Turbo form, its 4L V8 launches it from 0 to 62 mph in just 3.9 seconds.

Converting Classic Cars to Electric

Converting Classic Cars to Electric

Freethink spoke with Michael Bream, the owner of EV West, a small car shop outside San Diego that specializes in transforming older cars into electric vehicles. Their conversion is so effective that they’re booked for the next three and a half years.

Rodsmith The Killer

Rodsmith The Killer

Commissioned by Bobby Haas, Rodsmith Customs’ The Killer is heavily inspired by a 1935 motorcycle called Killinger und Freund. It’s a front wheel drive bike with an engine made from three 60cc two-stroke engines. More on Bike EXIF.

Audi Q4 e-tron Concept

Audi Q4 e-tron Concept

Audi’s concept for a smaller and more affordable electric SUV. Like the e-tron, the Q4 e-tron has two motors that provide all-wheel drive. There’s a 200hp rear motor and a 100hp rear motor. It goes up to 112 mph and has a range of over 280 mi.

Snowmobile Drag Racing

Snowmobile Drag Racing

(Loud) When you’re freezing your ass off in the winter in Sweden, one way to keep yourself warm is to strap your butt to a pulsejet powered snowmobile, and fire yourself down an icy straightaway at speeds up to 150 mph. (Thanks Ola Andreas!)

Tannus Armour

Tannus Armour

The Tannus Armour is a foam insert that you install over a bicycle inner tube and under the tire. It provides protection from 90% of punctures, absorbs vibrations for a smoother ride, provides increased grip, and lets you run flat for a period of time.

CleanShield

CleanShield

The CleanShield is a light and foldable windshield protector. It’s especially useful during winter, as its waterproof surface and foldable design make it easy to ward off frost and ice. Its suction cups secure it even in 60mph winds.

Tesla Model Y

Tesla Model Y

The Tesla Model Y is the bigger brother of the Model 3. It seats up to seven people, has up to 66cuft of storage space and will have a range of up to 230mi on its entry level variant. Its performance model features all wheel drive and a 0 to 60mph time of 3.5s.

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