Author: Joe Donaldson


The Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro Is the Most Hardcore Version of the Coupe Yet

Mercedes-AMG apparently thought its GT R coupe was a bit too civilized. Now at the 2018 LA Auto Show, it’s rolling out an extreme version called the GT R Pro.… Read More »

Spintires: Mudrunner American Wilds Cruises Onto the Nintendo Switch

Gaming 455 Nov 29, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Last month, the American Wilds expansion landed for Spintires: Mudrunner on Steam, PS4, and Xbox One. However, if you had a Switch you were out of luck. That’s not the… Read More »

Jeep Gladiator Brings the Brand Back to the Pick-Up Market After 26 Years

In 1992, Jeep quit making the Comanche, the last pick-up truck for the brand. Now 26 years later, it’s reviving the pick-up part of its lineup with the Gladiator. If… Read More »

Volkswagen's I.D. Buzz Cargo Previews the Future of Delivery Vehicles

Last year, Volkswagen made the announcement it was bringing the Microbus back. Called the I.D.Buzz, it took the classic VW bus shape an added electric power. Now, VW is rolling… Read More »

HTC Teams up With McLaren for Limited Edition Vive Pro VR Headset

Gaming 1 Nov 27, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Automotive branded electronics are nothing new. From the Ferrari Thrustmaster headset to the Porsche Xbox One controller, there are options galore. Now for those looking to get a branded VR… Read More »

The Rivian R1T Pick-up Is Your Passport to an Electric Adventure

If you’re in the market for an electric vehicle, you’re not short on choices. That is, unless you’re looking for a pick-up truck. Rivian is looking to change that though… Read More »

Land Rover Unveils the New Tech-Laden Range Rover Evoque SUV

Land Rover has unveiled its all-new Evoque and it packs more technology and off-road capability than ever before. When it comes to the overall design, Land Rover has stuck with… Read More »

Black Friday Deals: Stock up on Racing Games With Steam's Autumn Sale

Gaming 4 Nov 22, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

The biggest shopping weekend of the year is here. This means deals galore everywhere you look and no matter what you’re looking for. For PC gamers, Steam is offering up… Read More »

Feel the Need for Swede With the Rare Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita

Car Culture 9 Nov 21, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

All of Koenigseggs cars are pretty unique to begin with. But back in 2010, it made an extra special car that’s also incredibly rare. For this week’s Want, we are… Read More »

McLaren Special Operations Flies Under the Radar With the Stealth Theme 720S

The masterminds at McLaren Special Operations (MSO) are back with a new edition of the 720S called the Stealth. As the name suggests, the theme is all about flying under… Read More »

Lamborghini is Taking the Urus to the Race Track Starting in 2020

There’s a new Lamborghini racing series coming which sounds exciting. That is until you find out what model it’s using. Instead of the Huracán or Aventador, Lamborghini is opting to… Read More »

Roulettezoku: Inside The World of Japan's Loop Racers

Car Culture 19 Nov 18, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Nearly every night on the highways around Tokyo, racers set off to prove themselves. With incredibly powerful cars and a sort of reverence to street racing, it’s pretty fascinating. It’s… Read More »

Prima Games Closing Its Doors After 28 Years of Helping Gamers With Its Strategy Guides

Gaming 27 Nov 11, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

If you grew up playing games in the 1990s or early 2000s you probably remember strategy guides. Nowadays its easy to find whatever you’re looking for with a few clicks… Read More »

The Ride 3 Track List Spans the Globe With 30 Real Life and Fantasy Courses

Gaming 13 Nov 11, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

A few weeks back we got our first look at the Ride 3 bike roster. Now, Milestone is taking the cover off the track list for its upcoming game —… Read More »

Geely Buys Utah Motorsports Campus for $18.5 Million

Utah is a land of wonder. There are five beautiful National Parks, the Bonneville Salt Flats, and an odd obsession with Jell-O. It’s also home to a massive motorsport facility… Read More »

American Truck Simulator Welcomes the Volvo VNL; Special Transport DLC

Gaming 9 Nov 8, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Since American Truck Simulator landed on Steam back in 2016, fans have asked for more trucks. Now thanks to a new license from Volvo Trucks, they’re getting their wish. The… Read More »

The Subaru Impreza 22B Is a Celebration of World Rally Dominance

Car Culture Nov 7, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

We got a sneak peek at the Subaru 22B coming to GT Sport at the FIA Nations Cup Asia-Oceania Finals. Now with the release of v1.29, we are getting the… Read More »

The 2 Jet Z Is Crowned the Hot Wheels Legends Tour Champion at SEMA 2018

Car Culture 5 Nov 7, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

This year marks the 50th anniversary for the Hot Wheels brand. To celebrate, Mattel kicked off a 15-city tour back in April to find a custom vehicle that embraced the… Read More »

My First SEMA Experience: The Good, The Bad, and the Onslaught of Brodozers

Car Culture 11 Nov 5, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Every year thousands of vendors and about 70,000 people attend the SEMA show in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year, I had the opportunity to check out the show myself and… Read More »

Mopar Shows off Its 1,000HP 426 Hemi V8 Crate Engine Called the Hellephant

Apparently, someone at Dodge thinks the Hellcat is a bit underpowered. To rectify this, Mopar is coming to the rescue with a brand new crate engine it took the wraps… Read More »