Saturday, October 02, 2021
a bit slow, and a bit long, however, good things take time - so here is a cool dad getting his kid to help (and here's the awesome part) with prepping the go cart track for an evenings racing
Standing ovation for being a cool guy that has, runs, and preps a go cart track for kids and family to enjoy racing on!
Friday, October 01, 2021
Keith Moon and Pete Townshend at a launch for the Ford Escort RS 1600 which they are entering for the Daily Mirror sponsored RAC Rally of Great Britain. October 1972.
the governor of California just signed 8 laws that crack down on police that commit crimes, break laws, hide behind union representation to keep their job, and other disgusting police behavior
Forty six states already have this law, which prevents officers from getting hired anywhere else, much like if a doctor loses is medical license.
Now, state regulators from the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training can revoke the licenses of officers who commit "serious misconduct," including using excessive force, committing sexual assault, displaying bias and participating in a law enforcement gang.
SB 16 by Senator Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) – Peace officers: release of records. This increases the transparency of peace officer misconduct records pertaining to findings of unreasonable or excessive use of force, discriminatory or prejudiced behavior, failure to intervene when witnessing excessive use of force by a peace officer, or participation in unlawful searches and arrests.
Dean Ing, NYT bestselling author, and Hugo award nominee, made an interesting gullwing in his spare time Thanks Doug M!
The title of this picture was “A young boy who had just stolen his fathers car and then crashed it, takes one final puff of his cigarette before facing the consequences” (1974)
Thursday, September 30, 2021
quite the car collection (Bugatti, Fiat, GN, Cheetah, and the Team Starfish Barracuda (lol)). The sound editing is shit though, so be ready to adjust the volume often, as the dialogue is quiet, and the engines very loud (and the video contrast is also shit. Great video though)
Goodyear made these Eagle 360 wheels, especially for the Citroen Urban Collectif concept, a joint project between the French automaker, Accor, and JCDecaux. These spherical tires feature the Goodyear wingfoot and logo, and incorporate small electric motors
Hyundai and Kia have issued a recall for over 500,000 vehicles for a software problem that could cause the turn signal to activate in the opposite direction of what the driver intended, leading to a higher risk of crash
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Mondays... they will double down on you if you escaped getting pummeled last Monday. This guy already spilled his bike, THEN he gets RUN over! Poor guy, that's going to require surgery and bone mending
Annoyed with the speed bump in his Chicago alley, Nicolas Benitez tried to get the city to remove it, but they took too long, so he did it himself because it caused almost $1,000 in damage to his two cars.
After removing the asphalt, Benitez stacked it neatly by his garbage cans. Neighbor Bobby Mason snapped a photo of the evidence and tweeted it to alderman Lopez.
Benitez agrees but said the asphalt speed bump should have been replaced with a rubber one that is gentler on cars.
Florida man stole a car from a dealership, then tried to trade it back to same dealership days later
Employees say upon checking the vehicle’s VIN number, they discovered the vehicle was stolen from the dealership’s lot just a few days prior.
Police say after being advised of his rights by officers, the customer, identified as Timothy Wolfe, admitted to stealing the vehicle from the dealership lot.
Additionally, a review of the dealership’s closed-circuit camera system showed the crime occurring, police say.
Wolfe was arrested and transported to the Columbia County Detention Center without further incident.
He was charged with grand theft of a motor vehicle, dealing in stolen property, criminal mischief and petty theft.
one North Dakota red squirrel loaded 42 gallons of black walnuts into one Chevy truck over a few days the truck was parked
"I had to pull the fenders off and clean out all the walnuts out, and thought I had them all and took it down the road, turned the corner and found one rolling inside the windshield where the wipers go," said the owner.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
some roads are for racing on, but not this one is my thought