Rosberg Gives Räikkönen Second Place On A Silver (Arrows) Platter

The real battle at the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix wasn’t for first per se, although if you ask Kimi Räikkönen, he could have made it happen if he had been given more time. No, it was for the rest of the podium. Here’s the flub and subsequent pass that gave Räikkönen second place over Nico Rosberg. » 4/19/15 3:29pm 40 minutes ago

Cycling and Cars Can Mix

As most of you may know, I live in Austin, TX. I am originally from Rhinebeck and Kingston, NY. Different cultures, different driving styles, different on many levels. Not only am I rabid car enthusiast, I am also a long time cyclist. That’s right, I’m one of those spandex wearing, leg shaving guys on a bike worth… » 4/19/15 12:52pm Today 12:52pm

Russian Troops Have Close Call With Missile, Giggles & Cheers Ensue

These onlooking Russian soldiers got much more than they bargained for when this S-300 surface-to-air missile battery fired off a dud round. It is not clear if the missile’s motor ended up firing at the very last second or if it fell back to the ground, but it’s amazing just how well everyone took the terrifying… » 4/19/15 11:20am Today 11:20am

Project Honda Logo: Conceptual Design And Interior Modification

Some cars are meant to be driven as is. Modifications should be minimal, if even present. Some are meant to be restored to former glory. Some are meant to be returned to original condition for the purposes of flipping. But some cars are meant to become experiments, concept cars even. I consider my Honda Logo TS to be… » 4/19/15 10:55am Today 10:55am

Watch This Motorcyclist Face A Squirrel With A Death Wish

What is it about small furry things that makes them incapable of understanding when to cross the road? The math should be pretty simple: big loud thing + moving fast = don’t cross the road now. And yet, this squirrel, like so many rodents, picked the only moment when a vehicle was on this otherwise completely empty… » 4/19/15 10:13am Today 10:13am

Show Bell Helmets How You Race For A Chance To Win $10,000

What would you do with $10,000? Toss it into the racing budget? Hoard tires for the year? Fill your front lawn with 944 parts cars? Here's your opportunity to find out: make a two-minute video to show Bell Helmets how you go racing, and you could win $10,000. For anything. (Even shady Craigslist 944s.) » 4/19/15 9:50am Today 9:50am

Why Buy A New S600 When This Insanely Opulent Maybach 62 Is Way Less? 

Did you know that there's a limit to how much pleasure a human brain can experience? It's true, and easily demonstrable. First, ride around in a newly-purchased Mercedes-Maybach S600 and experience the epitome of luxury. Then step into this Maybach 62 and do the exact same thing, then realize you've saved almost… » 4/19/15 8:58am Today 8:58am

This Amazing First Person View Shows Every Move It Takes To Fly A P-51

Historic aviation kingpin Kermit Weeks gives us a first-person account of every movement and operation necessary to start up, barnstorm around in, and shut down a magnificent P-51C Mustang. It is amazing to see just how docile the Mustang can be when flown by an experienced hand. » 4/18/15 4:34pm Yesterday 4:34pm

Someone Trapped This Destroyer Inside A Rainbow

The USS Porter is encased in a rainbow during exercise Joint Warrior taking place off the coast of Scotland. Joint Warrior is biannual training event led by the UK and is considered Europe’s largest military exercise, bringing 55 ships and 70 aircraft together for elaborate NATO-centric combined arms operations.
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eBay Challenge: The Best Pickups For Less Than $10,000

Whether you live out in the boondocks or in a densely-packed city, there's always something that you'd need to do that would perfectly suit a pickup truck. This week's challenge is to find the best examples of utility, dependability, and brute strength with a bed in the back for under $10,000 on eBay. I'm getting a… » 4/18/15 2:14pm Yesterday 2:14pm

I Desperately Want These Hilarious Fake Car Ads To Be Real

A trademark of the modern automotive industry is a distinct lack of anything resembling a funny bone. Thankfully, the humor wizards at Sniff Petrol have created some seriously awesome fake car advertisements for your weekend viewing amusement. » 4/18/15 2:14pm Yesterday 2:14pm

Get the Power Vault 18,000mAh Portable Battery Pack for 72% Off

Battery life should never slow down real life. With the lightweight and durable Power Vault, you get 18,000mAh of portable power — enough to recharge your phone 10+ times while you're on the go. Right now, Jalopnik readers can grab one for $29.99 - that's 72% off. » 4/15/15 8:52pm Wednesday 8:52pm