This Small-Town Race Track May Get A Stay Of Execution After Decades Of Struggling

Texas World Speedway is like one of those clown-shaped punching bags. Each time it gets knocked down, it jumps right back up and joins the fight again.
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Saturday's Best Deals: Black Friday Leftovers, Cheap Gift Ideas, and More

Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on Kinja Gear to read about great products, and on Kinja Co-Op to help us find the best. »Today 9:05am11/28/15 9:05am

Max Hardigrew Car Mystery, Volume 1: The Cannibal Cabal

The wet slap of a raw steak smacking a human face echoed across the courtyard as the constable made his way to Max Hardigrew’s estate, a rambling collection of 70 or so old Winnebagos connected via ramshackle wooden hallways. The constable needed Hardigrew’s help now more than ever, though he was never fond of… »Yesterday 7:00pm11/27/15 7:00pm

Rhetoric Heats Up As Russian S-400 Missiles Arrive In Syria; Germany Joins The Fight Against ISIS

It has been a wild 36 hours when it comes to the increasingly complex tapestry of major international players taking part in combat operations in Syria. On one hand, Russia may be warming to integrating its forces into a single air campaign with the U.S., France and other nations. Yet at the same time, Russian-Turkish… »Yesterday 6:31pm11/27/15 6:31pm

Seven Jeeps You Never Knew Existed

There’s a reason why the Jeep brand has a cult following. Old Jeeps are some of the coolest vehicles ever made, and the history behind the brand is just epic. But some Jeeps don’t get the recognition they deserve. Let’s look at some rare old Jeeps that history forgot. Let’s look at seven rare production Jeeps: one per… »Yesterday 6:00pm11/27/15 6:00pm

This Is The Religious Extremist, Scam Artist And Accused Pedophile Behind Super Replicas

When we began our investigation into Super Replicas, the Panama-based company promising perfect supercar replicas starting at Toyota Corolla prices while using fake celebrity endorsements, one of our biggest questions was this: Who are the people behind this company? Who makes their laughable YouTube videos? Who… »Yesterday 5:00pm11/27/15 5:00pm

All The Jalop-Tastic Gifts You Deserve This Holiday Season

Out doing some Black Friday shopping? That’s for rubes! Now online commerce, that’s the real ticket! I myself have not left my house in years, and I’m not just talking about holiday shopping here. »Yesterday 4:26pm11/27/15 4:26pm

Stocking Stuffer Idea: $4 Magnetic Smartphone Car Mount

It didn’t take long for Magnetic smartphone vent mounts to join our bestsellers club, and it’s easy to see why. They’re essentially invisible when your phone is attached, and there’s just something cool about slapping your phone onto your dashboard, and watching it stick in place. Even if you already own one, for $4,… »Yesterday 4:02pm11/27/15 4:02pm

Mercedes-Benz SLS: Once Upon A Time In Mexico

Let's cut to the chase: This is a 563-hp Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, those are its amazing doors, and I took this picture in Mexico while hanging out of the car at 50 mph. Safety is for pansies. Viva velocidad! »Yesterday 4:00pm11/27/15 4:00pm

Oh, the doors. They are quite possibly the coolest thing on the car, the one feature that makes…

Crawl Ratios And Off-Road Gearing: Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know!

What’s the deal with the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon’s four-to-one (4:1) transfer case? What about those 4.10 gears in those beefy Dana 44 axles? Why is it that when people put bigger tires on their vehicles, they have to “re-gear?” Well, the goal of all of this gearing is to help the vehicle transmit more force to the… »Yesterday 2:00pm11/27/15 2:00pm

The Best Black Friday Deals

You’ve reached our hub for all the best Black Friday deals! As you’ve probably already figured out, “Black Friday” is a bit of a misnomer; many of the best deals are available up to a week in advance. Luckily for you, we’ll be adding them all here as they go live, so you can focus on stuffing your face and trying not… »Yesterday 11:00am11/27/15 11:00am