Toyota holds off BMW to remain most valuable car brand; Tesla rises to No. 8
Toyota defended its title as the world’s most valuable car brand in a fresh ranking, holding off BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Tesla, meantime, made the largest improvement, rising two catches sight of to No. Eight because of a thirty two percent increase in its brand value. Read More
This is a Toyota GT86 with a modified Nissan GT-R engine
Aussie tuner builds world’s most bombastic GT86. With over 1,000bhp
“I guess you could say that we went and did a ‘thing’. I guess you could also say that it very likely isn’t the smartest, or most logical thing we have ever done either!”
Music to Top Gear’s ears, then. Read More
The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor
The house is not empty without you.
It thrums and bumps, the walls unwind and breathe.
The water heater dutifully comes on, rumbles
with fever, waiting for your shower to embark.
How many times today have I heard
your truck in the driveway, the floor creak
The Very first CAR-T Therapy Drug Is Approved and Recommended by FDA Experts Unanimously on a 10-0 Vote!
Novartis’ chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy (CAR-T) was supported and approved unanimously (10-0) on July 12th by the U.S. FDA Advisory Committee experts. This vote marks the key milepost of this kind of experimental treatment. Read More
The design inspiration for Lynk & CO’s very first model
Name: Peter Horbury
Title: Geely Auto executive vice president of design
Main challenge: Nurturing a fresh generation of designers at Geely and Lynk & CO
- “A strong and distinctive face is more significant for the Chinese consumer than for a European one.”
- “We put the daytime running lights on the top of the fender, and we kept headlamps in the grille, but hidden.”
- “The wheels are large, the overhangs are brief, the entire profile is streamlined.”
- “Chinese customers want to demonstrate off. I’m coaxed that that these color inserts are much better looking than tons of chrome.”
Texas Church Bus Crash: five Quick Facts You Need to Know
— Carolyn Cerbin (@carolyncerbin) March 29, 2017
Thirteen people have died after a church bus carrying seniors crashed head-on into a pickup truck in Texas.
The gruesome crash occurred near Concan, Texas in the area of Garner State Park, and it killed everyone in the church vehicle except one passenger. Read More