ELECTRIC VEHICLES get all the love. Driving a gas-electric hybrid might have made you the greenest guy on the block a few years ago, but times have changed. Pure plug-in electrics now hold the moral high ground, and manufacturers like GM and Volkswagen are doubling down R&D dollars on them—and leaving hybrids behind.
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Year of The E-truck
E-Pickups offer a spark of innovation for truck lovers.
Mike Horn – Extreme Expeditionist
South African-Swiss explorer Mike Horn has conquered both poles and the Amazon. Here’s how he’s built the fortitude to thrive in extreme environments.
From crying in Justin Bieber’s arms while wearing a bald cap to deftly handling Taco Bell etiquette, Dave’s eye-rolling secret weapon is suddenly everywhere all at once.
MASTERING the UNIVERSE
Nuclear fusion has been a fantasy for decades. But recent breakthroughs signal the holy grail of clean energy could finally be close to reality. Who’ll get there first?
The breakout star on Ted Lasso laces up and lets the expletives fly so people can finally have something to smile about.
Death in the Stone Forest
Why did 21 runners die competing in an ultramarathon in China? Turns out, a freak weather event wasn’t the only problem.
Big Buck Hunter
Forge the muscle endurance and strength needed to become a human pack mule.
Josh Brolin – Fear is the Mind Killer
How did Josh Brolin build one of Hollywood’s coolest careers? By finding ‘fuck it’ mode.
HELLCAT'S HIGH-POWER HEAVEN
Cashing in another of its lives, Dodge’s smash hit returns for a red-eyed victory lap.
The Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon is among the world’s most grueling and gorgeous races.
GM REACHES DEAL WITH LG TO PAY FOR BOLT BATTERY RECALL COSTS
LG Electronics has reached a deal with General Motors to pay $1.9 billion to $2 billion to reimburse the automaker for the cost of recalling Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicles due to the risk of battery fires.
TSM Mfg’s easy, affordable way to upgrade any Ford 9-inch from drum to disc brakes
EMISSIONS FRIENDLY UPGRADES FOR THE 2020 DURAMAX
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AND HOW YOU CAN KEEP YOURS OFF THE SCRAP PILE
GM SAYS PRODUCTION STARTS ON REPLACEMENT BATTERIES FOR BOLTS
General Motors said that production has resumed for battery modules used in recalled Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicles, and customers could start getting replacement parts by mid-October.
Complain and Get Results
Use these tried-and-true strategies to get companies to listen to you.
CUMMINS R2.8 POWER FOR VW 4X4 VAN?
I’m a big fan and love watching your show. I have an interesting vehicle that you may be interested to learn more about. I believe it’s one of the better platforms to build an adventure vehicle. It’s an ’88 Volkswagen LT 4x4 with a 2.4L turbodiesel engine and Hurth axles with front and rear locking differentials. Earlier models used Dana 60s, and much of the platform is very similar to older American trucks.
I Love My Suburban
GM POSTS $2.8B PROFIT, BUT CAUTIOUS TONE SINKS SHARE PRICE
General Motors posted a healthy $2.8 billion second-quarter profit this week, but its cautious outlook for the rest of the year spooked investors.
Reason for Hope
I feared my son would never get off drugs. Until an art class changed my heart