McLaren P1 Hit With NHTSA Recall, Dozens Of People Affected!

The McLaren P1 is a marvel of modern engineering. Still, not everything out there is perfect and the P1 is proof of this. A batch of the cars were just hit with a recall notice. The reason? A secondary hood latch could fail, which could lead to the inadvertent opening of the hood if the primary latch were accidentally engaged. That would be an… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Purple People Eater Corvette Races To Auction

At one point in its life, this 1959 Chevrolet Corvette was sold for $ 800. Two men each split the cost to acquire this car back in 1974, but now it’s destined to cross an auction block in Arizona for a far greater figure. Let’s back up a bit, though, as the story of the Purple People Eater runs deeper than this. What we’re dealing with here is an… High Gear Media Network Feed

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How Do You Encourage People To Buy Hybrids & EVs? Offer HOV Lane Access

How Do You Encourage People To Buy Hybrids & EVs? Offer HOV Lane Access

Not so long ago, many analysts and eco-advocates were bemoaning the slow adoption of hybrids and electric cars. The sales stats just didn’t make sense: consumers prioritized fuel economy, prices of hybrids in particular had become very competitive, and most folks agreed that cutting emissions was important. Then came the Volkswagen Dieselgate… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Meet The People Behind BMW’s New M2: Video

Meet The People Behind BMW’s New M2: Video

BMW’s new M2 is already in production at a plant located in Leipzig, Germany. In the above gallery, we see the first one to roll off the line, a nice Long Beach Blue example. The first M2s are due in the United States in the spring. They arrive as 2016 models and should be priced from slightly above $ 50k. Other confirmed colors include… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Watch People Ride The Very Real Lexus Hoverboard: Video

Watch People Ride The Very Real Lexus Hoverboard: Video

What happens when you combine the oldest Japanese luxury brand, 200 meters of magnetic track, a pair of -197 degree C “cryostats,” and a specially designed skatepark outside Barcelona, Spain? You get an absolutely fantastic way to break your wrist. Yes, the hoverboard Lexus has been teasing for months is very real, and the company has just… High Gear Media Network Feed

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