Is There Anyone Who Doesn't Find This Car Incredibly Ugly?

I don’t want this to be an attack on the designers/builders of this car, Ferrite Motors. They seem to be an India-based custom coachworks shop, and I bear them no ill will. I even sort of like some of the things they’ve done with Nanos. But this one car, the Crunk, I can’t imagine a context where it’s not ugly. Am I… » 7/28/15 10:00pm Yesterday 10:00pm

India’s Hero Buys Erik Buell Racing R&D And Consulting For $2.8M

Hero MotoCorp owned a 49.2 percent stake in Erik Buell Racing before it went under, and part of that investment was for Buell and Co. to design and develop a series of bikes and technologies for the company. Now India’s massive motorcycle outfit is getting some of that investment back in a yet-to-be-approved… » 7/28/15 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

Challenger Hellcat For Sale With VIN Ending In 666

Some say Lucifer would rock a high end luxury car to blend in with the elite that sold their souls for fame and power, but when he wants to cut loose he would want something fast that bares the mark of the beast. If you fancy yourself the Prince of Darkness you can have a one-of-a-kind Challenger Hellcat with a 666… » 7/28/15 6:45pm Yesterday 6:45pm

And Now, Our All-Time Favorite Sports Video Games 

Listen, it’s the dead of summer, only boring sports are happening, and nobody much feels like blogging any blogs, so let’s all play some video games instead. Here, now, the Deadspin staff reminisces on their all-time favorite sports games. Here’s how we wasted our youth; please stick around afterward and let us know… » 7/28/15 5:45pm Yesterday 5:45pm

USAF Keeping Spare AC-130Us Gunships For Laser And 'Pain Ray' Tests

The AC-130 family is slowly morphing from cannon shell spraying aerial gunships to arsenal ships packed with a wide array of guided munitions and direct fire systems, and soon they will be carrying the most exotic weapons of all, those of the directed energy variety.http://foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com/the-u-s-air-fo... » 7/28/15 5:34pm Yesterday 5:34pm

Comment Of The Day: Your Partner Is Better Off Not Knowing Edition

You may not know this, but modern Ferraris have this neat little bar on the passenger’s side of the dash that lets them see a digital RPM counter and the speedometer. I’m not sure what the point of it is, though. Impressing people? Doesn’t everything else about the Ferrari already do that? » 7/28/15 5:21pm Yesterday 5:21pm

Racer And Jalopnik Contributor Robb Holland's BTCC Car Is In Forza 6!

If you’re a fan of British Touring Car Championship driver and Jalopnik contributor Robb Holland (I am too, it’s why I hired him!) then we have GREAT NEWS. Robb has reached a level of digital glory few humans ever experience: he’s going to be in a video game!http://jalopnik.com/heres-your-fir... » 7/28/15 4:50pm Yesterday 4:50pm

No, German Scientists Have Not Confirmed the “Impossible” EMDrive

Two German researchers claim they have produced measurable amounts of thrust using a copy of NASA’s controversial EMDrive. It’s a result that has many people talking, but don’t plan your trip to the to the Alpha Centauri system just yet—the experts we spoke with are all highly skeptical of the study and its findings. » 7/28/15 3:44pm Yesterday 3:44pm

How I Changed My Mind About Changing The Nürburgring

A lot of people bristle at the idea of ever changing the Nürburgring. Given its long and storied history as a kind of sacred place where machines and humans are put to the ultimate test, why would you want to change anything? That’s what I thought too, until I realized the ‘Ring has already changed a lot. And that’s… » 7/28/15 2:46pm Yesterday 2:46pm