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2016 Audi A6 And A7 Prices

04/18/15 3:45 am

The 2016 Audi A6 will have a starting price of $46,200 and the 2016 A7 will cost from $68,300 — with an additional $925 delivery charge on both models, the German firm has revealed.It’s all about new with these two — new design, new engines, new headlights, and new infotainment systems.They’ve also got more power […]

This Car Splits Into Two Motorbikes At The Push Of A Button

04/17/15 3:39 am

Writer Mark Wilson at Fast Company came up with the idea of an electric car that splits into two badass motorcycles as he loved the idea of owning both in one vehicle. At first he approached Cadillac with his concept but says they weren’t huge on the idea. He then took it to the guys […]

Ferrari California test drive disaster (video)

04/16/15 10:13 am

This guy takes a Ferrari California for a test drive.What could possibly go wrong…?

2015 Chevrolet Spark EV Price Reduced

04/15/15 5:35 am

The 2015 Chevrolet Spark electric vehicle could cost you as little as $14,995 after the price was reduced by $1,650.The MSRP has been lowered to $25,995 as the car maker tries to compete with lower gasoline prices (meaning normal gas-powered cars are more popular) and lacklustre sales.With the car eligible for federal tax credits of […]

So Mazda Has Designed A Bicycle And A Sofa (Don’t Ask Us Why)

04/14/15 3:44 am

Mazda have obviously had enough of designing MX-5s and Mazda3s, so have turned their hands to creating a bicycle and a, wait for it…sofa. We’re not quite sure why, but they look pretty good, so we’ll give them the benefit of the doubt. The designs were released ahead of an exhibition in Milan, Italy, called […]

Autosaur Needs You! Send Us Your Classic And Vintage Car Stories

04/13/15 8:57 am

Would you like to see your own vintage or classic Car featured on Autosaur? Our resident vintage and classic car enthusiast Del McDougall is inviting you to get in contact and have your pride and joy featured on Autosaur.Del says: “I am looking for cars and owners with a story to tell. Have you lovingly […]

New York Auto Show Photos

04/13/15 8:10 am

Subaru STI Performance Concept
The New York Auto Show wound up over the weekend, having run for the last two weeks. Here are some photos from the event with cars on display ranging from the exotics to family wagons.

Jeremy Clarkson talks Top Gear at auction (video)

04/12/15 11:17 am

Former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson spoke a little about the show and his predicament during a charity auction he was hosting near his old home.The BBC failed to renew his contract after he struck a producer on the hit show.You can watch what he had to say below:

Scooter rider very lucky escape (video)

04/12/15 7:04 am

This scooter rider had very lucky escape when he was T-boned by a car and ended up sitting on the roof!The rider is going through a junction, it looks like the lights for opposing traffic have just turned red as most of the traffic has stopped. The scooter comes in from the left and is […]

Buggy Vs Bush (video)

04/10/15 12:50 pm

Hmmm, this might not go to plan.
You can probably tell this one is not going to end well.Need a bush moved or pulled out? Well fear not just hook it up to your little buggy, be sure to tie it nice and high.The comment at the end says it all.Roll the tape…

Fire from Ice as Town Heats Itself from Chilly Fjord

03/10/15 6:45 pm

Image by gfpeck, under CC license.
Drammen, around 40 miles from Oslo in Norway is using the local fjord to heat nearly all the homes and businesses of its 65,000 residents. The fjord’s water is at 8C, pretty chilly. However, using heat pump technology and a few innovations they have managed to create a system that saves them money and cuts down on carbon emissions. Heat Pumps are not new, but the ones we’ve seen have all been air to ground or more common examples are your freezer or air conditioning. They absorb heat from a cold space and release it to a warmer one. It all came about because the city’s heating company realised the water temperature […]

Cartoonist Chuck Jones’ Rules For Wild E. Coyote And The Road Runner

03/05/15 3:53 am

Ever wondered how you make a super-popular cartoon? How do you keep the same themes running throughout a series so that you can tell different stories but have the characters remain consistent? A set of rules, that’s how. Here is a list of governing principles that cartoonist Chuck Jones created for one of the most popular Loony Tunes series, Wild E. Coyote and The Road Runner. As you will see, they are very simple, but they provided the foundations for what became one of the most popular cartoon shows of all time. Now check out the video below to see if the makers followed the rules Via mr_stevetighe

Man Makes Tiny Edible Pancakes with Tiny Kitchen Tools (Video)

02/27/15 11:35 am

This Japanese guy cooks up some pancakes…nothing special there right? Well he uses tiny implements to do it and makes perfect little pancakes. Kinda cool and they look tasty!

What Color is this Dress?

02/27/15 10:12 am

White and Gold or Blue and Black?
Well this one has been trending all over the web, just what color is this dress? It all started in Scotland when the mother of a bride-to-be sent a picture to her daughter asking what she thought of the dress. The bride and groom each saw the image differently, this then got posted online and picked up by some viral sites. The lighting in the photo is probably causing different people to see it as either white and gold or blue and black. Prof Stephen Westland, chair of color science and technology at a university in the UK told the BBC that it was impossible to see what other people see but that it […]

Octopus hunts on land, grabs crab (Video)

02/25/15 6:20 am

This crab is minding its own business searching the rock pools for food when suddenly an octopus leaps out of the water and grabs it. The amazing thing is that the octopus does not just jump on the crab it actually pulls it all the way back to the rock pool it came from. If you check the second video you will see it is not unknown for octopus to come out of the water and the one in the second video has a crab with it, though is not hunting one! Octopus Walks on Land at Fitzgerald Marine Reserve The video was taken by Porsche Indrisie in Yallingup, Western […]

Stunning Mars Rover Selfie

02/24/15 6:02 pm

This image by the Curiosity Mars rover is not exactly your typical selfie. It is made up of a bunch of images taken by the rover during January 2015 by the Mars Hand Lens Imager. This (MAHLI) camera is at the end of the robot’s arm. For a sense of scale the rover’s wheels are about 20 inches diameter and 16 inches wide. Check the annotated image below for more information on the surroundings. Also if you really want to see some detail click this very large image, 36mb, at NASA.  

How the Sahara Helps Feed the Amazon (Video)

02/24/15 5:34 pm

Sahara to Amazon
This cool video from NASA shows how dust is transferred across the Atlantic to the Amazon rainforest and helps nourish the plants growing there. For the first time scientists have measured the amount of dust and the amount of phosphorus in the dust. The later acts like a fertiliser and helps replenish the phosphorus the rainforest loses each year, around 22,000 tons. Amazing how something we perceive as being desolate like a desert actually has an important role in sustaining somewhere we see as teeming with life. Image and video from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.

Bouncing Laser Guided Bomb (Video)

02/24/15 10:44 am

This amazing video shows a laser guided bomb bouncing back up after hitting its target. We actually think this is a non-explosive bomb designed to test guidance systems but it is still pretty remarkable and somewhat scary.

South Koreans Swallowed by Sinkhole (Video)

02/24/15 10:27 am

Thankfully the couple survived their adventure.
This amazing footage taken from the CCTV on a passing bus shows the moment two pedestrians in South Korea fall down a sinkhole in the street! Rescue workers managed to save the pair, who were treated in a nearby hospital for minor injuries. According to reports the city authorities and the Korean Geotechnical Society are looking into the cause.

Cheetah Pictures

02/24/15 8:04 am

Some Cool Cheetah Pictures Cheetahs are found mainly in Africa but also some parts of the Middle East. These sleek animals are the fastest land mammals in the world and can hit 60 mph in about 3 seconds, though they cannot maintain this speed for long. Cheetahs prey mostly on antelopes and smaller mammals but occasionally go for something bigger. We hope you enjoy these photos and don’t forget to check out the other speedy land mammals on our list of the fastest.

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