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Cars are just too commonplace these days, with so few things to set apart one style or model from the next. Here are some excellent examples of creative hacks, scientific mods and artistic makeovers that will make you marvel at once-conventional vehicle types from cars, bikes and trucks to planes, boats and submarines.
Don't Come Knocking: 21 Vans That Are Definitely Rocking
These are not Volkswagen vans covered in flowers and weighed down by lounging hippies. These are the most badass van paint jobs to grace our nation's roads.
Phenomenal People Movers: 3 Odd Urban Transport Methods
There are plenty of ways to move around an urban environment, but how about taking the world's only assisted bike lift or the world's longest outdoor escalator?
Sci-Fi Concept Redux: 20 Syd Mead Inspired Vehicles
Syd Mead's sci-fi concept art has defined some of the greatest movies ever. These digital artists take inspiration from those iconic images for their concepts.
Fluid Designs: 12 (More) Water Vehicles to Float Your Boat
From futuristic to astonishingly low-tech, these 12 boat and watercraft designs - including a flying sailboat and a pumpkin canoe - are slick and surprising.
Bus Art: Transportation with Style
Buses invite artists to decorate with beautiful murals and intricate displays of skill and attention. Here is some of the best bus art, and advertising, around:
VW RV FTW: The Amusing, Amazing Beetle MiniHome!
Among the most outrageous of the custom cars, trucks and RVs of the 1960s and 1970s was a VW Beetle conversion known variously as the Bugaroo or the MiniHome.
In Soviet Russia, the Snow Makes for a Hot Ride
Soviet ingenuity made these amazing snow vehicles, which featured aircraft engines and could take civilians and soldiers through even the harshest winters.
Drive the Friendly Skies: The History of Flying Cars
Ever since the invention of the car and the airplane, dreamers have been trying to combine the two. Today, they may be closer than ever to making it a reality.
Concept Motorcycles: 20 Bad-Ass Bikes To Hope For In 2010
Lean, mean and sometimes even green, concept motorcycles often make us what to head out on the highway. Here are 20 of the most bad-ass bikes to hope for in 2010.
Camouflaged Supercars: From Lambos To Rambos
Want some Rambo on your Lambo? These 10 stealthy supercars prove that one of the best ways to stand out from the crowd is to blend right in.