Tomica Darth Vader Semi Is The Father Of All Star Cars Because Why Not?

Star Wars has absolutely no relation to automotive, but that didn’t stop companies from trying to associate with one of the century’s greatest sci-fi movie franchise. Automakers have already churned out Star Wars-themed Dodge vehicles, a Fiat 500E, and even an over-the-top C5 Corvette-based Darth Vader Car, and so it is not a surprised to …

Here’s Another Squarish Audi Truck Concept From Artem And Vladimir

A couple of days ago we saw a radical self-driving electric truck concept by designers Artem Smirnov and Vladimir Panchenko and we did mention then that there will be a part 2. Well, here it is. Not sure why there are two designs, but hey, who’s complaining? Anyways, the second concept is supposed to be …

Concept Self-driving Electric Truck Looks Awesome, But Not Aerodynamic

When we first lay eyes on the Self-driving Electric Truck Concept for Audi designed by Artem Smirnov and Vladimir Panchenko, we are were captivated. The entire aesthetic is, how do you say, futuristic? But unfortunately, as much as we love its sporty design, we know it is not going to happen. First, it defies basic …

Samsung’s Safety Truck Wants to Make Overtaking Big Trucks Safer

Samsung would be the last company in the world that we expect to pitch road safety innovations, but here it is, the Safety Truck which proposed a simple solution to a serious and often fatal road hazard: overtaking. We are talking about overtaking big rigs and semis on a single, 2-way road, where vehicles behind …

Mercedes-Benz Wants to Eliminate Road Accidents with Self-driving Truck, Future Truck 2025

drug use, illicit or not, driver fatigue, distractions, unfamiliar roads, failure to check blind spots are just some of main cause of heavy truck accidents which, according to a study, accounts for as many as 3,757 death in 2011 in the U.S. alone and often the trucks involved are heavy truck weighing over 10,000 lbs …

2002 Mercedes-Benz G500 XXL Pickup Truck

one glance at the title, you know this is not your regular Mercedes-Benz truck (hint: XXL). lovingly customized by German tuner GWF, this ten-year-old pickup truck from the Stuttgart folks sport a stretched body (it’s 238 inches or about 6.3 meters long), a four-door double cabin and fitted with a set of 38-inch Mickey…

Idaho’s Retired “Star Potato” Turned Into An Airbnb Accommodation

The state of Idaho, U.S.A., is not exactly a touristy state – unless you have this special affinity with potato, which the state is famously known for. If that’s the case, you would want to visit Idaho and you want to stay in the Big Idaho Potato Hotel that is currently listed on Airbnb. That, …

First Look Of The Transformers x Ghostbusters Optimus Prime Toy

Here’s the first look of the Takara Tomy Transformers MP-1GB Optimus Prime Ecto-35 Edition that is supposed to be only reveal at the San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) in July. Takara Tomy Transformers MP-1GB Optimus Prime Ecto-35 Edition is essentially the Masterpiece Optimus Prime in Ghostbusters colors with a little bit extra. It being Ghostbusters colors, …

Nissan Invisible-To-Visible Tech Gives You See-thru Vision When Driving

If you think “transparent” hood and “transparent” A pillar were crazy concepts, wait till you see what Nissan has installed for the future of motoring. The Japanese automaker has taken to the CES 2019 to present a futuristic concept technology called Invisible-to-Visible (I2V). So what exactly is I2V? In simple terms, it is a technology …

What If Rolls-Royce Made A Big Rig, Minivan, Or… A Batmobile?

Over here at Mikeshouts, we love to let our imaginations run wild and so, when a hat tip that pitched the idea of what if a luxury marque like Rolls-Royce made other type of class of vehicles outside of its comfort zone, we sit up with eyebrows raised and asked ourselves, yeah, what if? We …