Posts filed under “Weekend”

1949 Talbot-Lago T26 Cabriolet

Nice ride:

Source: Classic Driver

Category: Weekend

Springsteen: AC/DC’s Highway to Hell

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Ferrari California T

This is a lovely car (even if it is missing a proper 3rd pedal):

Here is what adding a turbo does to the specs:

Acceleration: 3.6 SEC 0-100KM/H
Maximum power 412 kW (560 cv) @ 7500 rpm
Maximum torque 755 Nm (77 kgm) @ 4750 rpm
Max Power 412 KW (560 cv)

Type 90° V8 with fuel direct injection
Total displacement 3855 cm3

More photos and video after the jump
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Category: Weekend

Cadillac ELR: ‘Work Hard’

Nice looking Hybrid Electric car: It could give Tesla a run for their money. ~~~ Caddy created a clever little commercial: Introducing the first ever Cadillac ELR. You work hard, you create your own luck and just gotta believe, that ANYTHING is possible. Learn more about the first ever Cadillac ELR   See also Watch…Read More

Category: Technology, Television, Weekend

Jaguar F-type Coupe R

It has been nearly half a century since Jaguar built a sports car. The new F-type shows the iconic British car company is serious about rebuilding its reputation for sports cars. Bloomberg’s Matt Miller spoke to Jaguar Vice President Jeff Curry about how the car is already boosting demand for the brand. Meet Jaguar’s First…Read More

Category: Weekend

Digital Sleight of Hand

Hat tip boingboing See also YouTube

Category: Film, Weekend

Death of the Universe

Everybody dies. The universe too? Well, probably. What are the current theories about the end of everything? And how creepy exactly are these theories? (Spoiler: very creepy). But there might be hope…

Category: Science, Weekend

What’s Every Country’s Favorite Booze?

Source: The Wire

Category: Weekend

A Brief History of Sampling

A video remix journey through the history of sampling taking in some of the most noted breaks and riffs of the decades. A chronological journey from the Beatles’ use of the Mellotron in the 60s to the sample dense hiphop and dance music of the 80s and 90s. Each break is represented by a vibrating…Read More

Category: Music, Weekend

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee with Howard Stern

Source: Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Category: Humor, Weekend