You Know What Segways Need? Saddles

It's just a concept, but think about it: Why should we put up with the tyranny of standing—on both legs, manually—while being carried across sidewalks? Why, when we could sit on one like a pony. [Atcrux via Jalopnik] » 3/25/10 4:22pm 3/25/10 4:22pm

Ford Uses Balloon Cars for Crash Testing

While Ford has been developing a new collision warning system, they've decided that there are cheaper, safer ways to the R&D than smashing endless piles of cars into one another. » 2/11/09 1:40pm 2/11/09 1:40pm

$8 Million Car, Still Worth Less Than a Taurus


This is a nice car, no doubt about it. But the argument that the vehicle took $8 million to develop and is thereby worth said amount would merit a Ford Taurus sticker price of $1 billion. You heard it here first: if you are a true billionaire, you drive a recently discontinued Ford Taurus. Anyone else is just a… » 2/04/07 12:50pm 2/04/07 12:50pm