There's A Certain McLaren P1 That Beats All LaFerraris And 918s

It wears the British plates 'PI OOV' and is known internally at McLaren as PP3, the third of the pre-production P1s. Here's why it beats all other hypercars out there. » 11/24/14 5:50pm 25 minutes ago

Jordan Taylor Brings Us Van Burnouts, Peed Pants And Hits Of The '90s

Jordan Taylor's got a little bit of a flat-top going now that he no longer has The Mullet, and what better way to commemorate that than to go over the sweet, sweet 'tunes of the nineties? This is what happens when you let the Wayne Taylor Racing boys loose in a used car lot. » 11/24/14 5:03pm Today 5:03pm

Attention BMW: This Mostly Naked Man Should Be Your 2 Series Spokesman

While driving from NC to LA for the auto show in the Jalopnik BMW 228i, Patrick and I passed through the tiny, dusty town of Quartzite, AZ. The name rung a bell because I just saw a post about a bookstore there. We decided to stop in, and I'm glad we did. Because I think we found the perfect new BMW spokesperson. » 11/24/14 4:45pm Today 4:45pm

Kia's Using Precious Adamantium Reserves For This X-Men Themed Sorento

In case you forgot that movie releases onto DVD are almost as big a deal as their releases into theaters, Kia's here to remind you by making a special Sorento to commemorate X-Men: Days of Future Past's release on laserdisc or whatever. They also are pretending you don't know which X-Person this car is based on. » 11/24/14 4:25pm Today 4:25pm

Here's Why The Mercedes-Maybach S600 Isn't As Impressive As You Think

Mercedes-Benz makes great luxury super-sedans, and their newly unveiled Mercedes-Maybach S600 is no different, touting cutting-edge comforts that your E-class-leasing manager could only dream of. But here's something your boss doesn't know: This $250,000 car is almost completely useless. » 11/24/14 3:21pm Today 3:21pm

Here’s Why The Check Engine Light Is A Horrible, Terrible Thing

It happened on Thursday night. I went out to my car. I climbed inside. I turned the key in the ignition. And … nothing. Well, not quite nothing. A failed start. A check engine light. And an ominous warning message that said: TRANSMISSION FAULT: LIMITED GEARS AVAILABLE. » 11/24/14 2:50pm Today 2:50pm

2015 Corvette Z06 First Drive: Stupid fast, remarkably cheap

Let's review a few things: At $54,995 and 455 hp, the current, seventh-generation Corvette is a monster, a practical and almost flaw-free device. Similarly, as the media is fond of telling you, we live in a golden age; if you're building fast cars, you have to offer at least 500 hp if you want any attention. The last… » 11/24/14 2:40pm Today 2:40pm

The Reason Gas Is Cheaper In The Winter

Much of the country has been enjoying low gas prices lately, some states more than others. There are several factors contributing to this year's dip, but gas prices are typically lower during the winter. If you ask your know-it-all uncle, he will probably tell you that gas prices drop when it gets cold because people… » 11/24/14 2:39pm Today 2:39pm

The Wonderfully Bizarre 'His And Her' Cars Of The 1960s

Here at the Jalopnik Daily Motor-Gazette, we're not big fans of the idea of calling a car a "chick car," for a variety of reasons. But that doesn't mean that companies haven't deliberately tried to make cars tailored to a given gender before. Or, in the case of these 1965 Hillman Imp concepts, each gender. » 11/24/14 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

Woman Exonerated Of Homicide After Death Linked To GM Ignition

In a tale of death, bad fortune, shoddy police work, and the real-life ramifications of the faulty General Motors ignition switch, a Texas woman convicted of negligent homicide in 2007 was cleared of that crime today after the switch in her Saturn Ion was deemed to be at fault in her boyfriend's death. » 11/24/14 1:55pm Today 1:55pm

'Fix It Again, Tony' Is Fiat's Greatest Ad So Far

Between Jennifer Lopez, memes, Godzilla, and murderous cartoon animals, Fiat's non-Abarth U.S. ad campaigns have generally been one miserable suckfest after another. But now they've done something that's actually good. An ad that's clever and funny — from Fiat! » 11/24/14 1:45pm Today 1:45pm

Pre-Order Exclusive: 55% off the Code Black Drone W/ HD Camera

A few weeks ago, we offered a pre order discount on this limited edition Code Black to Gizmodo readers. It sold out in 2 days. So, we've brought it back for Jalopnik readers, who can get a pre-order discount of 55% off a Code Black Drone + Free Shipping. Want to get in on the drone craze? This is a good place to start. » 11/21/14 12:19pm Friday 12:19pm