Texas Police Make Hilarious Matthew McConaughey Lincoln Ad Spoof

"It was supposed to be just an in house video for our awards banquet," Cedar Hill Police Sergeant Larry Wise told CBS. But their spoof of Matthew McConaughey's weirdly dramatic car commercial is actually kinda amazing. » 3/03/15 7:20pm Just now

F-14 Tomcat In The Works For The Most Elaborate Air Combat Sim Ever

DCS World, already the ultimate air combat simulation, is about to get better. Way better. It's in the process of co-developing an F-14 Tomcat add-on, and that sound you hear is my inner-12-year-old squealing like it's Christmas morning. » 3/03/15 6:20pm 59 minutes ago

You Will Never Ever Control Ferrari For As Long As You Live

When Fiat announced that it was spinning off Ferrari, selling its shares to the public, and laughing all the way to the bank, there was some concern over what would happen, and who would win the battle for control. But no matter who wins, and no matter how many shares you own, it won't be you. Not by a long shot. » 3/03/15 5:50pm Today 5:50pm

Tapping Into Your Bike's Brains To Make You A Two-Wheeled Tony Stark

We've seen a spate of "smart" helmets that incorporate tiny screens to show everything from navigation to rearview camera feeds, but none of them pull data from the motorcycle's onboard computer. A couple of Intel engineers decided to change that with a new chipset and a smartphone app that answers to "Hello Jarvis." » 3/03/15 5:20pm Today 5:20pm

House Of Cards Talks About Ladas, Doesn't Quite Get It Right

Are you a fan of Soviet/Russian cars, and have been continually disappointed by their lack of any mainstream attention on American media? If so, boy are you going to be happy, because Ladas were just talked about for an extended period of time on the Netflix show, House of Cards. It just wasn't all that flattering. Or… » 3/03/15 4:49pm Today 4:49pm

This New Ford Bronco Trademark Does Not Mean The Bronco Is Coming Back

It's true: Ford filed for a new trademark on the name "Bronco" just a few days ago. Now please stop interpreting that as the second (well, sixth) coming of the Ford Bronco. There's no indication whatsoever that that's the case. » 3/03/15 4:25pm Today 4:25pm

Is It Time For Booth Babes To Be Replaced With Wookiees?

With the Geneva Motor Show happening as we speak, and hot on the heels of the Shanghai Auto Show banning booth babes/professionals, the time feels right for a fresh look at the question of whether or not to have sexy, slinkily-clad ladies draped over new cars. But there's one answer everyone is ignoring: should those… » 3/03/15 3:39pm Today 3:39pm

How The 1,500 HP Koenigsegg Regera Hits 248 MPH Without A Gearbox

Christian von Koenigsegg is one of the most inventive and creative automaker chiefs of all time. Just eight months ago, he came up with an idea for his first hybrid supercar, the Regera, though he refuses to call it a hybrid. But unlike every other supercar, this one has no gearbox whatsoever. How the hell does… » 3/03/15 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

Get Brake Pads Free or Cheap with This Rebate Offer, Plus More Deals

Wagner is currently offering up to $30 cash back in the form of a mail-in rebate when you purchase new brake pads. Amazon is selling Wagner brake pads for cheap, often less than $30 for a full set. You do the math. » 3/03/15 1:45pm Today 1:45pm

Not Even Snow Can Stop You People From Buying Cars

This winter officially sucked, and everyone ended up getting dumped with more snow than should be physically possible. But somehow that didn't manage to stop the inevitable churning onslaught that is the American economy, as pretty much every automaker saw sales increases in February. » 3/03/15 1:39pm Today 1:39pm

1,000 Hard Miles In The Most Expensive 2015 Ford F-150: What We Learned

Big redesign, big stats, big money. You already know this about the 2015 Ford F-150 so we'll cut straight to beating the crap out of Ford's finest work; a $60,470 EcoBoost Platinum SuperCrew. We found out what consumers actually get out of Ford's mega redesign. » 3/03/15 1:14pm Today 1:14pm

Save Up To 73% on AtmosRX Vaporizers

Vaporizers have exploded in popularity over the past year. It's a lightweight way to puff on a variety of substances w/out the lung-damaging smoke. Jalopnik readers can get up to 73% off AtmosRX Vaporizers – including one of the best pen-style vaporizers on the market and a full starter pack. » 2/27/15 4:40pm Friday 4:40pm