Alfa Romeo Is Doing Its Own Roadster Without Mazda: Report

It's been a while since we've heard anything about Fiat Chrysler's joint venture with Mazda for a new roadster based on the 2016 Miata. Now we have some surprising news, straight from Alfa Romeo's European boss. Alfa's Miata roadster is definitely dead, that project lives on at Fiat, but Alfa is making their own new… » 12/19/14 9:15am 11 minutes ago

Nissan CEO: Russian Ruble Crisis Is 'A Bloodbath For Automakers' 

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? » 12/19/14 9:00am 26 minutes ago

For $4,000, This 1974 Chevy Corvette Is A Mileage Machine

I know we say never buy someone else's project, but who in the world would build their own VW TDI-powered C3 Corvette with a Toyota transmission? You? Or you? I didn't think so, but you'll all still have to decide if today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe project car should only be bought with someone else's money. » 12/19/14 8:00am Today 8:00am

Must Read: What If Cadillac Beat Mercedes In The 1960s?

There's an alternate universe version of Cadillac, one that borrowed from General Motors' best departments and built a car that beat Mercedes when it counted. Paul Niedermeyer from Curbside Classics explains the whole thing. » 12/18/14 10:45pm Yesterday 10:45pm

Bubba Wallace Moves Up To NASCAR's Xfinity Series

Camping World Truck Series standout Darrell Wallace, Jr., may be showing up more often in the Xfinity (formerly Nationwide) series much more often next year. He has been released from his contract with Joe Gibbs Racing and will drive a fourth car for Roush Fenway Racing in 2015. » 12/18/14 9:41pm Yesterday 9:41pm

100 Claims Now Approved For GM Ignition Switch Deaths And Injuries

For General Motors, 2014 has been good and bad in equal measure. They've seen record sales numbers and have the strongest product lineup in decades. But they've also been dogged by recalls, hearings, and the ever-increasing toll of people injured or killed by the defective ignition switch in millions of cars. » 12/18/14 7:45pm Yesterday 7:45pm

Crying Baby Leads to Giant Midflight Brawl

We've all been there. You're on a long flight and a infant begins to cry as its parent tries everything short of drugs to quiet their baby. But what if it didn't go that way, what if there was some bizarro world where infant cries ballooned into an all out mid-air brawl? It happened people, on an Air China flight. » 12/18/14 7:37pm Yesterday 7:37pm

Google To Reportedly Take Over Your Dash With Next Android Release

Google is already making a play for the dashboard with Android Auto, but the next version of its mobile operating system is being designed to cut out the phone entirely so it can find a permanent home in cars.
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​If You Love Being Stuck In Traffic Don't Sign This Petition

Motorcycles are allowed to split lanes all over the world. It keeps traffic flowing in Bangkok, it helps deliver lunches in India, and when Australia tried to make it illegal, the uproar was so fierce politicians caved to public demand. But of the 50 states in this glorious place called America, only one allows… » 12/18/14 6:15pm Yesterday 6:15pm

The Most Googled Cars Of 2014

Google just published its year-end "Trends" reports; outlining what people searched for in 2014. Here's the breakdown of what people wanted to know about in the "cars" category, and where they were searching from. » 12/18/14 5:45pm Yesterday 5:45pm

Get 47% Off The 6ft Certified iOS + Android Convertible Charging Cable

We've organized a special discount for Jalopnik readers on this awesome 2-in-1 convertible charging cable. It's 6 feet long, and can charge either iOS devices (via MFi-ceritified lighting port) or Android devices (via Micro-USB port). This is a great stocking stuffer, and for Jalopnik readers it's 47% off – just $21. » 12/18/14 2:50pm Yesterday 2:50pm