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The Secret History of NYC’s Manholes
New documentary reveals a head-spinning origin story.
Grease Paint: The Garage Portraiture of Freddy Fabris
Photographer melds Chevys with chiaroscuro.
Drive Wire: Take Your Next Beach Day in the Sky
At the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, you can walk from skyscraper to skyscraper.
This is Protest Art (Seriously)
Drive Wire: France’s Tallest Structure Isn’t the Eiffel Tower
It’s a bridge. And it’s cooler.
Hero of the Day: Roadside Rodin
You can keep the reclaimed, artisanal mayonnaise jars, Brooklyn. But we’ll take the car sculptures.
Mitchell Schorr Is the Most Popular Street Artist You’ve Never Heard Of
Blink and you’ll miss the ever-evolving oeuvre of a graffiti master blaster.
New York’s Sanitation Department Salt Shed Is an Avant-Garde Marvel
Going deep inside the city’s strangest—and most utilitarian—piece of civic architecture.
Five Sure Signs That China Is Trolling America
The Chinese may have sprouts on their heads, but the joke is on us.
Interior Designer Young Huh Dissects the Cabin of the 2016 Mercedes-AMG C63
Our design phenom dissects the inside of Merc’s new 505-horsepower beast.
John Deere H.Q. Is More Hipster Than Your John Deere Trucker Cap
Come along for an exclusive play date in the company’s “titanic Tonka toy box.”
This Guy Is Why the Honda Civic Isn’t Boring Anymore
Meet Jarad Hall, who looks like Bob Villa and just designed the first turbo Honda for Americans.
Just the Tip: Our 13 Favorite Exhaust Designs
The Monkeemobile, Pagani Zonda and “Big Daddy” Garlits’ drag racers all have one thing in common.
The Designers Behind 8 Killer Concepts at the Frankfurt Motor Show
Future, thy name is Frankfurt.
My Favorite Thing: Ian Callum
The Jaguar styling chief—a designer of icons—waxes rhapsodic on the design icons he can’t live without.
Smoky Burnouts: The Blazing Geniuses Who Build Burning Man’s Mutant Vehicles
Among the aerospace engineers, neuroscientists and uncategorizables, there is a common denominator of sun-stroked lunacy.
Epic Egress: The 13 Coolest Car Door Designs
This is how a billionaire’s car door opens.
Art Prankster Noah Purifoy Does a Serious Burnout at LACMA
How a fine-art rogue elevated his work—and one of his favorite mediums—to hero status.