Homemade water-powered trike can do 0-160 in under 4 seconds

A homemade water trike that can hit 160 mph in four secondsWater is an incredibly powerful thing. Most of the time we observe it still, be it sitting in your drinking glass or while staring at a vast calm ocean. When put to work, however, water is a mighty tool. It can be used for cutting. The ocean can rise up and ruin entire cities. It can be used to propel a homemade trike to insane speeds…

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2019 Toyota Prius V spy shots

2019 Toyota Prius V spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-MedienToyota engineers are out testing the next-generation Prius V (a Prius+ in other markets), and judging by our spy shots of a test mule the vehicle is set to ditch the minivan bodystyle of the current model in favor of a crossover SUV form—a smart move considering the current craze for high-riding vehicles. The front of the tester features the…

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2018 Camry Hybrid, Mercedes electric plans, rotary range extender, Best Car To Buy: The Week in Reverse

2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid LE, Willamette Valley, Oregon, June 2017What company teased us with the possibility of 6-minute electric-car recharging? Which vehicles made it into the finalists for our Best Car To Buy 2018 award, and which didn’t? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending on Friday, October 20, 2017. Friday, we wrote that Mazda has…

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Here’s how you set up your racecar’s suspension

Wyatt Knox explains how to setup your suspensionA racecar is never just a set it and forget it type of machine. Each circuit determines the sort of setup a driver and a car might prefer, as it might have a tight, corner heavy layout or one that’s more open and filled with high-speed sweeping sections. Now, you make this about rally racing and you can add in tarmac, gravel, dirt, snow and all…

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Aston Martin Vanquish, Mercedes-AMG S65, never-used McLaren F1: This Week’s Top Photos

2019 Aston Martin Vanquish spy shots - S. Baldauf/SB-MedienThis week we saw the first prototypes for Aston Martin’s next-generation Vanquish. So far the car resembles the DB11 grand tourer, albeit with loads of extra aggression. Hopefully there will be a rekindling of the brutal look of the original Vanquish, which is lacking in the current generation. Another vehicle we spied is Ram’s…

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2017 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix preview

Circuit of the Americas, home of the Formula One United States Grand PrixFour rounds and 100 points. That’s all that’s left in the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship. Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton leads the Drivers’ Championship, and right now nothing short of a miracle will see Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel return to the top spot since a 59-point gap separates the two drivers. You can be sure…

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