eBay Challenge: The Best Japanese Cars For Less Than $15,000

Japan is an island the size of New Jersey located on the other side of the globe. Yet their immense influence on car culture has such a broad grasp that even today we look to many Japanese makes with wide-eyed nostalgia and reverence. This week's challenge is to find the best examples Japan has to offer, on eBay, for… » 12/26/14 6:30pm 16 minutes ago

​Infiniti Rumored To Be Shelving GT-R-Powered Q50 Eau Rouge

Johan de Nysschen's day job is running Cadillac. But in his off time, he revels in trolling his former executive compatriots. And his latest social media missive questions whether Infiniti's upper management has the balls to release the 560-HP Q50 Eau Rouge. » 12/26/14 6:30pm 17 minutes ago

The Aston Martin DB5 They Blew Up In Skyfall Was Really An Old Porsche

Like any great American, or British person, you probably spent most of Christmas Day binge-watching James Bond movies because that is a far more palatable alternative to talking to your relatives. And you probably cringed at the scene in Skyfall where the bad guys blew up a classic Aston Martin DB5. » 12/26/14 5:30pm Today 5:30pm

The Mercedes CLK GTR Is Incredibly Absurd And Gorgeous In Paris

One of the best things about Le Mans-style endurance racing of years past was the homologation requirement. Specifically, under the (lightly followed) rules, at least 25 road-going versions of your race car had to be made. And what made for great race cars often made for ridiculous – and beautiful – road cars. » 12/26/14 4:30pm Today 4:30pm

This Air Force Father-Son Duo Spent Some Quality Time Dogfighting 

Some people like going to a baseball game with their old man, or maybe curating a common stamp collection, but for this pair of USAF fighter pilots, dogfighting is the preferred medium for a little quality bonding time. Capt. Taylor Wight flies the F-15E Strike Eagle, while his dad, Col. Al Wimmer, flies the F-16C… » 12/26/14 3:30pm Today 3:30pm

Forget What You're Doing, Just Watch 80s MotorWeek Tests Instead

What a garbage day today is! It's Friday, the day after Christmas. There's a good chance you're at work even though you feel like you shouldn't be, and nothing is getting done because there's really nothing to do. Screw that. Watch some vintage tests from television's original automotive magazine instead. » 12/26/14 3:00pm Today 3:00pm

What Do You Say To Someone Who Made A Bad Car Purchase? 

When most people want your opinion on a car purchase, they don't actually want your true thoughts. They just want to be validated, because they want to believe they didn't just throw money away. Over the years I've been pretty good at this, but sometimes you can't hide it. This is how not to react. » 12/26/14 2:00pm Today 2:00pm

​Tesla Roadster 3.0 Can Drive From SF To LA (400 Miles!) In One Charge

Tesla is out with its 3.0 upgrade for the Roadster, and by combining improved aerodynamics, reduced rolling resistance, and new batteries, Tesla claims its achieved a 40-50 percent improvement on range. And it's going to test that with a road trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles. » 12/26/14 12:49pm Today 12:49pm

Get 58% Off Limefuel's Giant 20,000mAh Dual USB Battery Pack

What's the most important thing about a backup battery pack? How much juice it holds, right? That's why we like the new Limefuel — it holds 20,000mAh, which should be enough to recharge your phone around ten times, or an iPad Air nearly twice over. Now, Jalopnik readers can grab one for just $34.99 – that's 58% off. » 12/23/14 1:04pm Tuesday 1:04pm

Pre-Order: 55% off the Limited Edition Code Black Drone W/ HD Camera

A few weeks ago, we offered a pre order discount on this limited edition Code Black to Gizmodo readers. It sold out in 2 days. Luckily, we brought it back, so Jalopnik readers can get a pre-order discount of 55% off a Code Black Drone + Free Shipping. Want to get in on the drone craze? This is a good place to start. » 12/22/14 4:22pm Monday 4:22pm