Rainer Zietlow leads a team of drivers that will take a Volkswagen Touareg TDI from Argentina to Alaska, a journey of 16,000 miles, in 14 days.
This blog and video take a look at highlights from Rally Mundial Argentina which took place April 22-24, 2009.
Excellent steak wraps up an excellent year for The Open Road blog.
I'm going to be in Argentina with Mark Shuttleworth in August. Here are a few things I'd love to have happen.
If you can't beat them, join them, seems to be the thinking in Argentina as it considers a move to go 100% open source within the government.
Engineer Rebeca Hwang, a Ph.D. student from Stanford University, is working to strengthen Argentina's water co-ops and bring clean water to more people. CNET Download's Jessica Dolcourt, author of CNET News.com's "Engineering change" series, e-mailed questions to Hwang, who sent back her videotaped answers.
I didn't actually see anyone working this hard, but someone must....
We get to meet many really awesome people on our travels. From execs to passionate peeps, here's our shortlist for, and winner of, XCAR's Person of the Year.
Astronaut Reid Wiseman, NASA's latest social-media star, just broke some new ground with the first Vine posted from space.