Who Do I Work For, Again?

Yesterday I did a quick Skype interview with San Francisco TV station KPIX about that Mercedes-Benz concept car that's been prowling around their city. A viewer on Twitter sent me this screenshot. Jelopnic. You know, it's a combination of Jello and picnic, since our site is a Jello-picnic enthusiast site. » 3/06/15 10:18am Today 10:18am

The Crash of Delta 1086 Is Exactly Why Airlines Cancel Flights for Snow

We've all moaned and groaned over flights cancelled due to weather. It's maddening to miss your connection (or even your whole trip) because of bad weather, but incidents like today's crash of Delta 1086 in a snowy New York City are exactly why they make that tough call that can affect millions of travelers. » 3/06/15 8:50am Today 8:50am

Leather vs Leatherette vs Cloth – Which one should I get?

If you've ever sunk yourself into one of the leather thrones of a BMW 7 Series or X5, you'll know just how comfortable and supportive seats of any kind can be. BMW is one of the better makers of bum supporters in the industry. Somehow, the Bavarians are able to make seats that both comfort and support, allow for both… » 3/06/15 12:12am Today 12:12am

'Street Outlaws' Driver Arrested For Street Racing Crash That Killed 2

One of the drivers who appeared on Discovery's horrid "Street Outlaws" show has been arrested and charged with murder for his part in a street racing crash that claimed the lives of two people in Los Angeles. » 3/05/15 8:34pm Yesterday 8:34pm

Feds: Failed Charging Station Project Bilked Chicago Out Of Millions

California-based 350Green LLC was supposed to build an extensive network of car charging stations around Chicago and other cities, putting them ahead of the electric vehicle curve. Instead, federal investigators now say, the company's CEO and president defrauded Chicago and other governments out of nearly $3 million… » 3/05/15 8:10pm Yesterday 8:10pm