Great BMW i3 Super Bowl Ad Reminds Us The Internet Was Once Terrifying

In 1994, the internet was brand new. Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel also talked about it on The Today Show and seemed so perplexed by it that their heads were going to explode. Gumbel literally says "what is internet anyway?" Now, 21 years later, the BMW i3 is the same level of confusing to the former morning show… » 1/26/15 9:28am 8 minutes ago

What You Need to Know About Today's "Crippling" Blizzard: Monday Update

After a short night of restless sleep, it appears that forecasters are still predicting the end of the world in the Northeast this evening. If you haven't panicked yet, you have several hours to do so before it's too late. Hug your children. Hoard booze. This is not a drill. Here's what you need to know to make it… » 1/26/15 8:57am 39 minutes ago

Here's Your First Look At What Might Be The Ford GT Race Car

The new Ford GT is headed for the race track as early as this year, and a new video just revealed what that racer might look like. How about Ford's "Phoenix" with air intakes that could swallow a cow and a giant rear wing complete with a central fin? » 1/26/15 8:50am 46 minutes ago

​Sling TV Review: Holy Crap, We've Figured Out Internet Television

At some point, TV became complicated. It used to be this thing I would plop down in front of after school and mindlessly flip through. Then, in 2009, everything changed: analog signals were outlawed, and the new digital TV signals failed me in every way: my old television wasn't compatible, my house was too far from… » 1/26/15 8:41am 56 minutes ago

How One Team Lost A 24-Hour Race After Screwing Up The Math

Getting a yellow flag right when you need it and charging back from behind is the ultimate moment for a driver, and that's maybe what would have happened at Daytona this weekend if a simple miscalculation hadn't forced a leading team out of contention for the overall win in the last twenty minutes of the 24-hour race. » 1/25/15 8:05pm Yesterday 8:05pm

Cleaning Out A KC-135 Stratotanker's Fuel Tanks Is The Job Of Nightmares

Somehow I missed this Dirty Jobs and I am kinda glad I did quite honestly. In this episode, Mike Rowe, the hardest working man in show business, learns what it takes to maintain the KC-135 Stratotanker's ancient central fuel tanks. Let's just put it this way, if you are claustrophobic, go get a brown paper bag. » 1/25/15 4:16pm Yesterday 4:16pm

Why Buy A Scion FR-S When You Can Own This Insane BMW M3 For Way Less?

The Scion FR-S was built to excite the kinds of people that make a holy pilgrimage to SEMA every year and never leave the house without their Hot Import Nights wristband - the same people that would soil themselves when realizing that this supercharged BMW M3 could've been purchased for less money. » 1/25/15 12:58pm Yesterday 12:58pm

I've Got A 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe For A Week, Whatcha Wanna Know?

Been waiting to get some more time with this sweet ride ever since the press drive way back in August. My tester is a fully loaded premium model and it's powered by the 2.0T motor, good for 272hp going to the rear wheels as the auto gods intended. » 1/25/15 12:30pm Yesterday 12:30pm

This Is What It's Like To Almost Be Killed By A Rocket On Your Commute

The fragile cease-fire is practically over in Eastern Ukraine. The rebels are unwilling to negotiate and have been attacking Mariupol for days. The video is from yesterday. While the video is not overtly graphic, it's likely that it features injuries or deaths. Please watch with caution. The Ukrainian government… » 1/25/15 10:36am Yesterday 10:36am

NASA's Opportunity Has Now Explored the Martian Surface for 11 Years

Eleven years ago today—in fact, at this very minute (12:05 am ET)—NASA's Opportunity rover touched down on Mars for what was supposed to be a 90-day mission. Since then, Opportunity has proven to be an engineering marvel by traveling almost 26 miles on the Martian surface, more than any other off-Earth surface vehicle. » 1/25/15 10:00am Yesterday 10:00am

Get Over 50% Off The Wireless Active Wrap Headphones

Want some wireless headphones you can actually exercise with? For the active reader, we have a big discount on Active Wraps – bluetooth-enabled & noise-canceling headphones. Active Wraps stay attached as you run, jump, or climb – without having any wires in your way. Jalopnik readers can grab a pair for $24 – 51% off. » 1/23/15 12:55pm Friday 12:55pm