Roads and highways can often make good makeshift or temporary landing strips. While the practice is not common, armed forces still do train for the exercise. The video here shows a F-18 Hornet taking off from a highway outside Joroinen in Sweden. Shot in 2011, the video shows the highway was closed off for traffic while the Swedish armed forces carried out the training exercise.
Known well for their skills in car design, Pininfarina has now taken time to create a Pen. Named 4.Ever Pininfarina Cambriano the inkless metal pen was made in collaboration with Napkin. The pen writes like a pencil, however the writing cannot be erased by a rubber.
Since it is almost Valentine’s Day, here’s an infographic that tries to break into the mystery of how “happy couples” function, and the same for their unhappy counterparts. A big part of happiness is sharing a good conversation, and it seems, reacting very well to the triumphs of your SO, with compliments, enthusiasm, and interest.
How fast is a F1 Ferrari pit stop? Crazy fast. Watch the video above to see how fast they really move, the action starts at 32 seconds mark. Or hit ahead to see a gif of the stop.
MV Augusta have unveiled a brand new motorcycle, the Brutale Dragster 800. The motorcycle is powered by a 3 cylinder 125 hp engine, wider rear tire, shorter tail, and an updated front mudguard. Starting in the middle of the year, it will be available in gray and white.