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REE Automotive Has A Valuable Collaborator In Making Its Modular EV Skateboard

REE Automotive is an Israeli startup that’s developing a flat, scalable EV platform. The company sees its platform being used to create a wide array of EVs, from autonomous last-mile delivery vehicles to medium-duty trucks.Just take a look: Forget putting anything on top of that platform. Give me a steering wheel and…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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REE Automotive Has A Valuable Collaborator In Making Its Modular EV Skateboard

REE Automotive is an Israeli startup that’s developing a flat, scalable EV platform. The company sees its platform being used to create a wide array of EVs, from autonomous last-mile delivery vehicles to medium-duty trucks.Just take a look: Forget putting anything on top of that platform. Give me a steering wheel and…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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REE Automotive Has A Valuable Collaborator In Making Its Modular EV Skateboard

REE Automotive is an Israeli startup that’s developing a flat, scalable EV platform. The company sees its platform being used to create a wide array of EVs, from autonomous last-mile delivery vehicles to medium-duty trucks.Just take a look: Forget putting anything on top of that platform. Give me a steering wheel and…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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The Amazing Story Of What Happened When The First Person In Space Landed Back On Earth Involves Potatoes

In case you weren’t aware, today is the 60th anniversary of humans first leaving the Earth and venturing out into space. That first human was Yuri Gagarin, citizen of a country that’s no longer really here, but what he and the Soviet engineers who built that first spaceship, Vostok 1, did is still incredible even…Read […]

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The Amazing Story Of What Happened When The First Person In Space Landed Back On Earth Involves Potatoes

In case you weren’t aware, today is the 60th anniversary of humans first leaving the Earth and venturing out into space. That first human was Yuri Gagarin, citizen of a country that’s no longer really here, but what he and the Soviet engineers who built that first spaceship, Vostok 1, did is still incredible even…Read […]

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The Amazing Story Of What Happened When The First Person In Space Landed Back On Earth Involves Potatoes

In case you weren’t aware, today is the 60th anniversary of humans first leaving the Earth and venturing out into space. That first human was Yuri Gagarin, citizen of a country that’s no longer really here, but what he and the Soviet engineers who built that first spaceship, Vostok 1, did is still incredible even…Read […]

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This Weird Motorcycle Is One Of The Few Production AWD Bikes In The World

All-wheel drive is a curious rarity in the motorcycling world. Plenty of concepts exist, but few make it to production for everyday people to buy. This 2015 Christini AWD 450DS for sale at a U.S. General Services Administration’s auction is one of them.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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This Weird Motorcycle Is One Of The Few Production AWD Bikes In The World

All-wheel drive is a curious rarity in the motorcycling world. Plenty of concepts exist, but few make it to production for everyday people to buy. This 2015 Christini AWD 450DS for sale at a U.S. General Services Administration’s auction is one of them.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The FIA’s Nearly Dead GTE Class Will Stumble On Through At Least The 2022 Season

The FIA WEC’s GTE Pro category has nearly completed its lifecycle and will soon be collapsing into a heap of bones and dust. What was once among the most factory-supported racing categories in history with efforts from Aston Martin, Porsche, Ferrari, BMW, Ford, and Chevrolet has become a shadow of its former self in…Read more… […]

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This Ridiculous Custom Ford Bronco May Be The Least Practical 6×6 Conversion Yet

It was inevitable that the new Ford Bronco would meet the same fate as the old Land Rover Defender and Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen: drafted into service as a hugely impractical six-wheel conversion.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Here Are The Weirdest Road Designs

Some traffic patterns and roadway designs make you wonder who created them and why. Whether they’re the product of poor planning, bad design or attempts to find new solutions to traffic problems, we’ve all encountered confusing roadways. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Jeep Is Doing The Two-Step With A New Gladiator Texas Trail Edition To Punch Up Lone Star Sales

The Jeep Gladiator is putting on a 10-gallon hat and some ostrich-skin boots, y’all, because the poor thing is just sitting on dealer lots. Jeep thinks it can turn that around with a little Texas persona.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Jeep Is Doing The Two-Step With A New Gladiator Texas Trail Edition To Punch Up Lone Star Sales

The Jeep Gladiator is putting on a 10-gallon hat and some ostrich-skin boots, y’all, because the poor thing is just sitting on dealer lots. Jeep thinks it can turn that around with a little Texas persona.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Mercedes F1 Really Could Have Used Another Easy Year

2021 is likely to be an interesting year for Mercedes F1 and, by extension, the entire Formula 1 grid. The team didn’t win the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix in the typically dominant fashion that most of us probably expected. Merc’s Lewis Hamilton got lucky when an illegal outside pass from Red Bull’s Max…Read more… Continue […]

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Mercedes F1 Really Could Have Used Another Easy Year

2021 is likely to be an interesting year for Mercedes F1 and, by extension, the entire Formula 1 grid. The team didn’t win the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix in the typically dominant fashion that most of us probably expected. Merc’s Lewis Hamilton got lucky when an illegal outside pass from Red Bull’s Max…Read more… Continue […]

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The Citroën C5 X Is What We Deserve

In America, if you want to buy a big bland crossover, you have lots of options, from the Toyota Highlander to the Chevy Blazer. In Europe, your options are slightly more limited, as until fairly recently Europeans liked cars to be smaller. Sadly, this has been changing.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Teslas Have An Easter Egg Involving Buttholes That’s Fun But Conceptually Flawed

I know I often write about my issues with Teslas — of which I have many — but I actually do think their cars’ fundamental design, drivetrain, battery tech, and packaging is excellent, and I appreciate their commitment to goofy things. I’m all for fun silly things in cars. And, it seems people have discovered a […]

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Rimac’s Plan For A $238 Million Factory Started With A Castle

Ten years ago Mate Rimac had no idea the newly formed company carrying his name would end up supplying Porsche and Hyundai, become synonymous with yet another Richard Hammond crash, or grow so fast he’d have to build a new $238 million campus for 2,500 employees outside of Croatia’s capital, Zagreb. Rimac has gone…Read more… […]

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The Big Loser In The SK-LG Battery Settlement Is Drag Racing

On Sunday, EV battery suppliers SK Innovation and LG Energy Solution reached a settlement in their long-running dispute, saving SK from a ban that would’ve locked the firm out of the U.S. market for the next 10 years.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Big Loser In The SK-LG Battery Settlement Is Drag Racing

On Sunday, EV battery suppliers SK Innovation and LG Energy Solution reached a settlement in their long-running dispute, saving SK from a ban that would’ve locked the firm out of the U.S. market for the next 10 years.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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