Have you seen this truck?

A few weeks ago, my diesel Landcruiser got stolen in Berkeley. This happened to me once before, and the police found the truck a few days later. This time it hasn’t shown up, so I thought I’d ask the internet for help. Have you seen this truck parked or driving around San Francisco or the […]

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Rally Fighter

Sarah Stokes from Local Motors brought her brand new Rally Fighter to SxSW, and I got a chance to test drive it: The car looks great, sounds great, gets lots of attention, and is fun to drive. I was slightly disappointed that they switched from a BMW diesel to a Chevy gas engine, but hats […]

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Swiss car news

A couple of intriguing car innovations from my old homeland – both are deceptively simple: An ETH professor is working on a pneumatic hybrid engine. It stores excess energy as compressed air instead of using batteries, which could make hybrid engines simpler and cheaper. Rinspeed (a Zurich based Porsche dealer and tuner known for creating […]

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