What Is The 'Mystery Car' Coming To Canada's Cobble Beach Concours?

Here's some of what we know about the second annual Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance coming to Owen Sound, Ontario this September: the 100-car field will be all-new and, from the sounds of it, even better than last year; they're offering Porsche 911 test drives all day, like the Pebble Beach and Amelia Island guys… » 8/23/14 1:42pm 49 minutes ago

The Bristol Brabazon Was The Prettiest Piece Of Useless Scrap Ever

You have to admire a man like John Brabazon, not just for having an incredible license plate, but also for being the first person to fly a plane in Britain. And not only did he do that, but he also had a splendid plane named after him. A splendid, worthless, beautiful, useless, wonderful, horrible elephant of a plane. » 8/23/14 1:06pm Today 1:06pm

Now You Can Own The Most Beautiful Volvo Shooting Brake Ever Made

The traditional shooting brake is one of the most elusive-yet-desirable car platforms in recorded history. This Volvo 1800ES ramps up the want by being perhaps the most elegant example of what can be done when you mix coupe-grade fun with wagon-grade practicality. » 8/23/14 11:21am Today 11:21am

Red Bull Global Rallycross Race Preview: Daytona International Speedway

Hello, Jalopnik universe! We've missed you during our summer vacation. (We hope you've missed us, too.) But we're going to make it up to you with one of the best races of the season this weekend, as we make our inaugural visit to Daytona International Speedway. » 8/23/14 10:32am Today 10:32am

Watch This Lamborghini Race Car Completely Flip End Over Nasty End

While the Lamborghini Huracan may have just started to replace the Gallardo, the latter is still racing against Audi R8s, McLaren 12Cs, and Mercedes SLS's over in Europe. And when they crash, they do so spectacularly, in true Lamborghini fashion. Like when this Gallardo decided to do a huge mid-air cartwheel. » 8/23/14 10:00am Today 10:00am

Another Great Way to Prove Moon Hoax Conspiracy Theorists Wrong

Humans have landed on the moon six times, but conspiracy theorists still insist the actual number is zero. They cite bad science, misunderstandings of physics, and outright lies to try to convince you that American astronauts never set foot on our moon. Here's one more way to prove those wackos wrong. » 8/23/14 9:39am Today 9:39am

Weekend Motorsports Roundup, August 23-24, 2014

Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what's going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and where you can talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend? » 8/23/14 12:00am Today 12:00am

Chinese Su-27 Fighter Jet Did A Barrel Roll Over A USN P-8

The intercept news just keeps coming. This time the encounter happened about 135 miles east of Hainan Island, and involved the Navy's new P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol aircraft and a pair of Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force Su-27 Flankers. » 8/22/14 8:22pm Yesterday 8:22pm

​Struggling Supercar Maker So Desperate It Turns To Kickstarter

Anyone with the cojones to launch a new car in this day and age has our utmost respect. It's a fool's errand, but we'll give them points for gumption. But crowdsourcing a supercar that's ran out of development cash? That just reeks of desperation. » 8/22/14 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

20 minutes in heaven: Sam Smith, Laguna Seca, and an Alpina 2002ti.

At the Monterey Historics, BMW handed Sam Smith the key (yes, it starts with a key) to its freshly restored 1970 Alpina 2002ti race car. It's a former Alpina works racer that was later campaigned by Vasek Polak in the SCCA 2.5-liter Trans-Am. » 8/22/14 7:57pm Yesterday 7:57pm

How Ford's New Cobra-Head Shaped Exhaust Helps Make Heaps Of Power

The 6.7 Power Stroke engine in the 2015 Ford F-250, F-350, and F-450 picks up a massive 40 horsepower and 60 lb-ft of torque thanks largely to a exhaust design that happens to look like a scary snake. » 8/22/14 7:28pm Yesterday 7:28pm

Is This A Real Prototype Jeep Pickup, Or Just A Home-Made One-Off?

A reader spotted this single-cab Jeep Wrangler JK pickup truck with manufacturer plates in the Detroit area this morning. It's probably a product of the aftermarket, but maybe, just maybe, a Chrysler employee is field testing the very thing many of us have been dreaming of for ages: a modern, factory, Wrangler pickup. » 8/22/14 6:28pm Yesterday 6:28pm

What Would You Buy With $544,000 In Stripper Money?

Let's say you were offered a contract to shake your money maker, sans clothes for over a half-million dollars. I know many of you already have a list of vehicles to buy with that kind of cash. Teen Mom, Farrah Abraham has such a contract and just bought herself a Mercedes E63 AMG. » 8/22/14 5:49pm Yesterday 5:49pm