Jalopnik’s Mike Spinnelli was lucky(?) enough to take a drive in the thing while it was station in Midtown Manhattan. He writes, “Looking down the long “hood,” you get the feeling you’re in one of those amphibious tourist “ducks” you see in beach towns. The turbodiesel growls and we take off. And by “take off” I mean immediately come to a halt for the cabbie who’s stopped next to us so a passenger can score an iPhone shot.” Could this be the most ridiculous car gimmick of all time?
- The State Department has faulted Hillary Clinton for breaking email rules and failing to manage cybersecurity risks as Secretary of State.
- 11 states are suing the Obama administration for telling schools to let trans students use the bathroom of their choice.
- Russia has freed Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko, who was convicted of murdering two Russian journalists in 2014.