Russia's Alfa Class Was The Terrifying Hot Rod Sub Of The Cold War

Developed at the height of the Cold War, it remains the fastest of its kind till this very day. Its propulsion system was so powerful that it required an overhaul after one high-speed mission. It could work at unrivaled elevations, was ridiculously expensive to operate and its very existence sent the US into a frenzy… » 9/22/14 2:05pm 19 minutes ago

Is This Ferrari F40 LM Conversion Supercar Heaven Or Sacrilege?

There was a time before top-speed records and hybrids when driving a supercar meant more than piloting technology. You didn't just drive one of these machines, you tamed one. The Ferrari F40 was the one of the ultimate supercars of its time, and it can be yours for only $1.2 million dollars. » 9/22/14 12:44pm Today 12:44pm

Honda And GM Scrutinize Dealers Selling Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles

Purchasing a certified pre-owned vehicle is often a great way to save some money over buying new. CPO cars are supposed to go through a rigorous process to acquire that certification, making it a bit better than just a "used car." Honda and GM are cracking down on dealers who cut corners on the certification process. » 9/22/14 11:50am Today 11:50am

The Local Motors 3D Printed Car is Uber Techy Cool

The current state of automotive manufacturing has been at a standstill for pretty much since the time of Henry Ford and not much in the ways of progress has occurred in terms of methods. We of course have new materials and ways of building those materials, such as carbon fiber, titanium, and structural aluminum, but… » 9/22/14 10:51am Today 10:51am

2015 Chevy Colorado First Off-Road Test: Yep, It's Awesome

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado could spearhead a total transformation in the American truck market if it's successful. But you just wanna know if it'll bash rocks with the best or just suck sand on the sidelines. We punted one up and down the rocky Mexican border trails of the San Ysidro Mountains to find out. » 9/22/14 10:42am Today 10:42am

How Much Is My State Gas Tax?

The smartest college students in Boston know that on the way back from a ski trip, you've got to stop at the liquor store to pick up supplies before you cross the border back into Massachusetts. That's because New Hampshire has no alcohol tax, whereas Massachusetts takes $4.05 per gallon in taxes from the sale of… » 9/22/14 10:13am Today 10:13am

Even More Bad News For Lotus: The Evora Could Be Gone From The U.S.

Of course it's bad news from Lotus. That's the only kind of news we get from them these days. On the heels of the storied but troubled British company having to lay off a quarter of its workforce, we learn its last street legal model in the U.S. may be on the way out too. » 9/22/14 9:59am Today 9:59am

There Are 1967 Reasons To Love A 1967 Lancia Fulvia Sport 1.3 Zagato

While Jay Leno thinks Lancia's Roman-inspired names weren't the most fortunate (the Fulvia reminds him of a certain lady part and Flaminia sounds like an STD), when Zagato entered the game, that hardly mattered. Meet the world's sexiest V4. » 9/22/14 9:30am Today 9:30am

Autocrossing at Night: The Scariest Thing Ever

Yesterday at Cherry Valley Motorsports Park, the Central New York region SCCA held a two-event Autocross day, one event started in the morning, and one started after the sun set. I go to Autocross all the time, but nothing prepared me for autocrossing like this. It was simply insane. Looking ahead, while extremely… » 9/22/14 9:24am Today 9:24am

Get 42% Off The GoSafe 110 Dashcam – One Of Amazon's Top Dashcams

Dashcams are great – they capture those ridiculous behind-the-windshield videos. But their main role is to record video evidence of any fool who drives into your car. The GoSafe 110 is a 4.5 star amazon product – it captures a 126º view in HD, and Jalopnik readers exclusively can grab one for over 40%. » 9/19/14 3:25pm Friday 3:25pm