Moto-khana Jumps On (Or Over) The Bandwagon

Following the success of the Gymkhana series, which have racked up nearly 200 million total views on Youtube, DC Shoes is looking to promote their other brands in a similar fashion. The DC Moto TeamWorks line, originally released in 2007, is the next target of this video marketing and branding scheme, debuting the… » 2/13/13 2:07pm 2/13/13 2:07pm

Florida Driver Gets Owl Stuck In Grill

A Florida woman was driving down the turnpike to Miami last Thursday when she hit a Great Horned Owl. Though it was trapped behind the SUV's grill for a full day, the bird was not harmed. » 2/13/13 1:57pm 2/13/13 1:57pm

Elon Musk Calls NYT Reporter To Apologize Before Blasting Him On Twitter


Drama! There’s loads of drama on tap in the electric car world between the New York Times and Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk over the Times’ recent test of a Model S. Now, the reporter who wrote the damning piece has fired back against Musk’s claim that the story was “fake.” » 2/13/13 1:09pm 2/13/13 1:09pm

I've Photographed The McLaren P1

About a year ago McLaren contacted me saying that they'd seen some of my photos and were impressed, would I like to come to the factory and meet them? Fast forward to last week and I was on a flight to Bahrain writing out a shot list for a photo shoot of a McLaren P1 on the Bahrain International Circuit. » 2/13/13 12:33pm 2/13/13 12:33pm

The 2014 Audi S3 Sportback Is More Hot Hatch Forbidden Fruit

My first question is whether you would not buy this, or not buy the A 45 AMG? You got my drift, since the 2014 Audi S3 Sportback is not coming to the 'States either... » 2/13/13 12:20pm 2/13/13 12:20pm

What Is The Worst Car For A Bad Celebrity Driver To Own?

A select few celebrities are really great drivers. But then there's the other group: The terrible celebrity drivers. What cars should a noted crasher like Lindsay Lohan never own? » 2/13/13 12:08pm 2/13/13 12:08pm

New V12 Lamborghini GT Wants To Destroy The Ferrari F12

Gosh, it's been a long time since Lamborghini gave the world a front-engined car. Technically, the last one was the monstrous LM002 SUV, but the last front-engine cars were the Espada and Jarama way back in the late 1970s.  » 2/13/13 11:23am 2/13/13 11:23am

Ten Cheap Cars That Make You Look Rich

If you buy the right car, you can look like your paycheck has an extra zero at the end. Thankfully, Jalopnik readers know ten cars that are perfect for the job. » 2/13/13 11:03am 2/13/13 11:03am

Ford Reveals The Next Generation Edge Totally By Accident

Ford recently made a presentation to show its product plans for the next few years. They fastidiously blacked out every single new car that's coming down the pipeline to keep prying eyes from getting a glance. But it seems like the man in charge forgot one, because this is a little picture of the brand new Ford Edge.… » 2/13/13 10:38am 2/13/13 10:38am

Stars May End Up Putting This Scion FR-S Into A Wall At The Toyota…

Since 1977, Toyota has pitted race car drivers against the stars in their Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race. It's all for charity, it's only 10 laps, and they do it in fairly innocuous cars like the Celica and Scion tC. Until now. » 2/13/13 10:37am 2/13/13 10:37am

World's Best Mother Lets Toddler Son Pump And Spill Gas On Himself

If you live somewhere that isn't New Jersey or Oregon, chances are you'll be pumping your own gas. But how young is too young to learn how to do it? I'd say three years old is probably too young. That's just me. » 2/13/13 10:05am 2/13/13 10:05am

The 2014 Mercedes A45 AMG Is The Ultimate Hot Hatch That We'll Never See

The A45 AMG is what Mercedes-Benz thinks a good hot hatch should look like, and no, they still don't think the US should get any of its 360 horsepower. » 2/13/13 9:54am 2/13/13 9:54am

2014 Smart ForTwo: This Is It (Update: No It Isn't)

We've been making jokes about the current Smart ForTwo for years. Well now we have to think of some new jokes because here is the 2014 ForTwo. Smart didn't make it all that hard. » 2/13/13 9:30am 2/13/13 9:30am

Peugeot's Big Loss, Alfa's Big Cost, And Obama's Big Fuel Economy Fib

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 2/13/13 9:01am 2/13/13 9:01am

The Jalopnik Meetup In NYC

As an occassional content contributor, I have the pleasure of hanging out with the Jalopnik team when I am in the city or when we work on projects together. What a hilarious and warm group of folks that just love everything car culture. The kind of guys you'd want to chat with over a beer or two. » 2/13/13 8:07am 2/13/13 8:07am

For $28,000, Live In A Van Down By The Rivulet

If you’re totally OCD over titles then today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Subaru 360 should satisfy as it’s about the mini-est minivan there is. The question though, is whether the price on this custom one-box is contrastingly too maxi. » 2/13/13 8:00am 2/13/13 8:00am

Last Chance: Get The Wireless Bluetooth Cloud Buds For 77% Off

Wireless bluetooth ear buds are the new norm for on-the-go music listening. For a limited time, Jalopnik readers can save 77% on the sleek, comfortable Wireless Bluetooth Cloud Buds. This deal is ending soon, so don't miss out. » 3/27/15 1:01pm Friday 1:01pm