The Alternate Future Where McLaren Races At Le Mans Would Be Awesome

What would it look like if McLaren entered Le Mans? G24 Studio put McLaren design cues on the usual LMP1 body shape, and the results make me yearn for an alternate future where McLaren decides to run the World Endurance Championship. This car is one of the most beautiful things you'll see all week. » 3/03/15 9:50pm Today 9:50pm

Quadriplegic woman flies F-35 with nothing but her thoughts

Arati Prabhakar—director of the Pentagon's advanced research arm DARPA—has revealed a breakthrough achievement in machine mind control. Jan Scheuermann, a 55-year-old quadriplegic woman with electrodes in her brain, has been able to fly an F-35 fighter jet using "nothing but her thoughts." » 3/03/15 9:35pm Today 9:35pm

Is This Neglected Jaguar XK8 Convertible A Cheap Diamond In The Rough? 

Cars are a little bit like children, in that if you nurture them from a young age, odds are that they'll be more desirable to others and valuable later on in life. Conversely, if you neglect them and leave them unattended for years on end, the result will be this haggard Jaguar XK8 - blistered, broken, and barely… » 3/03/15 9:20pm Today 9:20pm

How To Prepare Your Motorcycle For Adventure

Ready to take your big, heavy motorcycle off-road? Not so fast! Even a simple, low-speed crash is capably of damaging it irrevocably. Luckily, there's an abundance of effective crash protection available in the aftermarket. Here's the parts you need and how to fit them. » 3/03/15 8:28pm Today 8:28pm

These Are The 10 Biggest Automotive Recalls Ever

The number of automotive recalls last year broke records. Every week it seemed like another automaker was pulling back cars by the millions to fix defects ranging from minor to potentially deadly. But while 2014 led to big recalls becoming the new normal, it pales in comparison to some of the biggest recalls in the… » 3/03/15 8:20pm Today 8:20pm

Texas Police Make Hilarious Matthew McConaughey Lincoln Ad Spoof

"It was supposed to be just an in house video for our awards banquet," Cedar Hill Police Sergeant Larry Wise told CBS. But their spoof of Matthew McConaughey's weirdly dramatic car commercial is actually kinda amazing. » 3/03/15 7:20pm Today 7:20pm

F-14 Tomcat In The Works For The Most Elaborate Air Combat Sim Ever

DCS World, already the ultimate air combat simulation, is about to get better. Way better. It's in the process of co-developing an F-14 Tomcat add-on, and that sound you hear is my inner-12-year-old squealing like it's Christmas morning. » 3/03/15 6:20pm Today 6:20pm

You Will Never Ever Control Ferrari For As Long As You Live

When Fiat announced that it was spinning off Ferrari, selling its shares to the public, and laughing all the way to the bank, there was some concern over what would happen, and who would win the battle for control. But no matter who wins, and no matter how many shares you own, it won't be you. Not by a long shot. » 3/03/15 5:50pm Today 5:50pm

Tapping Into Your Bike's Brains To Make You A Two-Wheeled Tony Stark

We've seen a spate of "smart" helmets that incorporate tiny screens to show everything from navigation to rearview camera feeds, but none of them pull data from the motorcycle's onboard computer. A couple of Intel engineers decided to change that with a new chipset and a smartphone app that answers to "Hello Jarvis." » 3/03/15 5:20pm Today 5:20pm

House Of Cards Talks About Ladas, Doesn't Quite Get It Right

Are you a fan of Soviet/Russian cars, and have been continually disappointed by their lack of any mainstream attention on American media? If so, boy are you going to be happy, because Ladas were just talked about for an extended period of time on the Netflix show, House of Cards. It just wasn't all that flattering. Or… » 3/03/15 4:49pm Today 4:49pm

This New Ford Bronco Trademark Does Not Mean The Bronco Is Coming Back

It's true: Ford filed for a new trademark on the name "Bronco" just a few days ago. Now please stop interpreting that as the second (well, sixth) coming of the Ford Bronco. There's no indication whatsoever that that's the case. » 3/03/15 4:25pm Today 4:25pm

Is It Time For Booth Babes To Be Replaced With Wookiees?

With the Geneva Motor Show happening as we speak, and hot on the heels of the Shanghai Auto Show banning booth babes/professionals, the time feels right for a fresh look at the question of whether or not to have sexy, slinkily-clad ladies draped over new cars. But there's one answer everyone is ignoring: should those… » 3/03/15 3:39pm Today 3:39pm

Save Up To 73% on AtmosRX Vaporizers

Vaporizers have exploded in popularity over the past year. It's a lightweight way to puff on a variety of substances w/out the lung-damaging smoke. Jalopnik readers can get up to 73% off AtmosRX Vaporizers – including one of the best pen-style vaporizers on the market and a full starter pack. » 2/27/15 4:40pm Friday 4:40pm