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Buzz Aldrin and the first space selfie

Think you’ve got a unique selfie? Hear the story behind the world’s first selfie in space, taken by Buzz Aldrin in 1966. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise,...

Tesla 3 Series-fighter to be named Model III

Tesla really is a unique automaker. Usually when a new model is confirmed, there are big press announcements touting a company’s latest, greatest vehicle and everything it can do for consumers. Elon Musk’s electric car company likes to do things a little differently, though. Instead, the CEO gave an interview about its long-awaited entry-level offering, the Model III, to the UK’s Auto Express and confirmed the story on its Facebook page.Post by Tesla Motors.Corporate statements doesn’t get much simpler and …

Opel launch new Corsa hatchback [w/videos]

Opel Reveals Fifth-Generation Corsa2014-07-09- New drive: New chassis, new generation engine and transmission technology- New standard: High quality interior with IntelliLink and host of assistance systems- World premiere: Opel’s bestseller to debut in October at Paris Motor ShowRüsselsheim. Opel today reveals the new, fifth generation of the Corsa. Opel’s bestseller aims to offer a new driving experience in the small-car market segment by raising the bar for chassis, engine and gearbox performance. The new, refined and efficient 1.0-liter three-cylinder turbo engines, smooth-shifting transmissions, the new suspension and optimized steering…

2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT

2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT

Only one thing is going through my mind as I blast down the Autobahn at 170 miles per hour: If someone were to give me $100,000 today, I’d go buy a new Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT tomorrow.I know there are a dozen other choices out there – cars that are more powerful, quicker around a road circuit and much less expensive, but you can keep your Corvette, your 911, your F-Type, your GT-R and your top-spec pony cars. My money would go towards this entry-level Brit …