The BMW i8S Might Be A 500 HP Centennial Supercar

Rumors have been swirling for some time that BMW may make a hotter version of their i8 futuremobile — and our highest rated car ever — to celebrate their 100th anniversary in 2016. Now, Georg Kacher at Automobile is adding even more fuel to the fire with a report on a "super i8" with more than 500 horsepower. » 10/22/14 10:48am 42 minutes ago

Brabus Finally Made An SUV That Doesn't Look Like An Evil Appliance

I'm not quite ready to call it "elegant," but the Brabus rear-grille-and-shark-gill treatment seems to work a lot better on the Mercedes GLA compact SUV than it does on the the blockier Gelandewagen and GL-Class. » 10/22/14 10:34am 56 minutes ago

Why GM Probably Did Better Than Ford Last Quarter

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 10/22/14 10:13am Today 10:13am

World's Worst SUV Gets Blown To Hell By German Journalist

Germany's AutoBild magazine really has it in for the Shuanghuan CEO. No, not the actual CEO of Shuanghuan Auto, I'm sure he's lovely; the CEO is their SUV, which happens to be a very blatant Chinese knockoff of the BMW X5. It is, according to the Germans, the worst SUV in the world. » 10/22/14 9:54am Today 9:54am

GM Tells Consumers To Stop Having Passengers In Front Seat Of Some Cars

General Motors sent out urgent letters last night to owners of 2003-2004 Pontiac Vibes and Saab 9-2Xs, cautioning them against letting anyone ride in the front passenger seats until repairs can be made, as part of the ongoing Takata airbag recall. It doesn't get any worse than this for a manufacturer. » 10/22/14 9:27am Today 9:27am

The 986 HP McLaren P1 GTR Will Be The Most Hardcore Track Experience Yet

Welcome to your brand new McLaren P1 GTR. This is its crazy interior. If you press the right buttons, you get 986 horsepower to play with. Just remember your training, you're on an F1 track, and you're basically Ayrton Senna... except with less talent and more money. » 10/22/14 8:59am Today 8:59am

Power Trio: BMW M4 vs Porsche Cayman S vs Corvette Z51

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The age-old rivalry between Corvette, Porsche, and BMW kicks off once again, this time at Connecticut's gorgeous Lime Rock Park. Road & Track's Editor-in-chief Larry Webster, Executive Editor Sam Smith, and Senior Editor Josh Condon grabbed their gear, packed their stopwatches, and headed east to find this round's… » 10/22/14 12:30am Today 12:30am

Syrian Rebels Blast Two L-39 Albatross Jets With A Single TOW Missile

The Free Syrian Army, for lack of a better term, was recently equipped with BGM-79 TOW missiles for use against Bashar al Assad's Armor, and they're getting creative with their new stand-off precision weaponry. In addition to taking out armored vehicles, they've used the missiles against sniper hides, communications… » 10/21/14 8:27pm Yesterday 8:27pm

We're Almost Out Of All Tickets To The Jalopnik Film Festival

For this year's Jalopnik Film Festival we dramatically increased the number of tickets, expanding to two screenings in three theaters, to try and meet demand. Still, there's a practical limit to how many people we can squeeze into a theater and we're close to it. Buy tickets RIGHT HERE soon or risk missing out! » 10/21/14 3:42pm Yesterday 3:42pm