Just A Reminder: '60s Car-Rocketeers Turbonique Were Batshit Insane

Roughly two years ago, as part of his effort to completely break down the history of everything Volkswagen Beetle, Torch drafted a post referencing a rocket-turbine-powered Bug with north of 750 horsepower.

We just wanted to remind you that that's Hellcat-shaming batshit insane. And that Turbonique, the folks behind… » 7/22/14 12:46pm 6 minutes ago

The Sprinter-Based RV Lifestyle Is One I Can Get Behind

I'm sitting in the back of our bigass Airstream Interstate in one of the plush captain's chairs, typing away on my laptop while Raphael pilots us past West Virginia into rural Ohio. This is the way to be. » 7/22/14 12:26pm 27 minutes ago

The Hyundai Elantra GT Is The VW Golf Competitor You Keep Forgetting

Commuter cars are supposed to be affordable, reliable, and practical. That makes the default choice the Honda Civic or Toyota Corolla. Those are fine machines, but what if you desired something a little more "premium" and with some Euro flair. If so, there is a nice Korean hatchback that is worth a drive. » 7/22/14 11:47am Today 11:47am

What's The Best Vehicle To Live In?

In the spirit of summer, your Jalopnik staff has been on a big RV kick lately. We took a partymobile RV up to Watkins Glen last month, we're haulin' ass to the Mudsummer Classic in another one, and Jason is moving across the country in a glorious 1977 Dodge RV. You can't stop Jalopnik because Jalopnik is mobile,… » 7/22/14 11:32am Today 11:32am

2015 Ford F-150 Weighs Less Than 5,000 Pounds, 2.7 V6 Makes 325 HP

The 2015 Ford F-150's little 2.7 EcoBoost V6 will be able to tow 8,500 pounds with 325 horsepower and 375 lb-ft of torque. Official curb weight on the lightest F-150 variant is a slim 4,942 lbs. The current 3.7 base V6 is dropped for a 3.5, but the 3.5 EcoBoost and V8 from 2014 will remain. » 7/22/14 11:13am Today 11:13am

Watch A Race Turn Into Pure Chaos Because Everyone Is Insane

Well, everyone is insane at Bowman Gray race track. This is the second demolition derby at that track in just the past month, and this one features a burnout. Into another car. Yes, a burnout into another car. Only at Bowman Gray. » 7/22/14 9:32am Today 9:32am

Look at These Mesmerizing Porsche-Inspired Cinemagraphs

Since Dr. Ferry Porsche rolled the very first 356 prototype out of a garage in Gmünd, Austria, in 1948, every vehicle to bear his family name has been meticulously engineered to give its driver a visceral experience. From classic two-seat sports cars to hybrid supercars, no other manufacturer has so successfully… » 7/15/14 11:59am 7/15/14 11:59am