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This Giant RC Truck Is the Barbie Jeep’s $5,000 Off-Roading Cousin

As everyone from Texas already knows, bigger is always better, be it a giant steak or a remote control pickup truck that’s six and a half-feet long, making it roughly a third the size of the real thing. At $5,250, the Mammuth Works’ Rewarron doesn’t come cheap, but you can thrash it around a track without ever having…

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This Gigantic Working Clock Is Actually a Fleet of Trucks Driving in Circles

To maximize profit, tractor trailers need to stay on the road for as long as possible. So to show off the performance and reliability of its vehicles, truck-maker Scania had 14 of its vehicles, manned by 90 drivers working around the clock, circle an empty airport for 24 hours straight to create a gigantic real-time clock when viewed from the air.

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Giant E-Ink Screens Turn Trucks Into Dynamic Rolling Billboards

Despite the gloriously colorful screens used in devices like the new iPhone 7, monochromatic e-ink displays have remained a popular choice for devices like e-readers since they’re cheap, durable, and work fine in direct sunlight. It also means they’re the perfect technology for turning trucks into in-your-face rolling billboards.

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