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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.
Converted Car Furniture: Rev Up Your Couch
Convert that hunk of junk sitting in the driveway into a gleaming piece of furniture, and enjoy the ride every time the television is turned on.
Blizzard Wizards: 10 Cool Cutting Edge Snow Plows
These 10 cool cutting edge snow plows are a triumph of basic technology against the forces of nature, so clear the way... or better yet, let THEM do it for you!
True Transformers: Normal Cars Turned Monstrous
Car modifications are sometimes awesome, often horrible, and always expensive. The best are horribly expensive, and awesome enough to take your breath away.
Back To The Future: 29 Thrilling Concept Cars & Designs
Concept cars are some of the coolest and popular manifestations of futurism today. Some are actually built, but most don't make it off the computer screen.
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.
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.
Ice Cars: 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.