This Corvair Is An Ass-Engined American Dream Machine

Welcome to Found Around The District, where we highlight fascinating cars we find around a city where people are too busy fighting through traffic and hunting for parking to drive anything interesting: Washington, D.C. » 2/17/13 9:00am 2/17/13 9:00am

Screw Ferrari, Ford Taught Porsche A Lesson, Too!

In 1965, Ford started to get serious about Le Mans. Big 7 Liter NASCAR power AND bodywork to master this thing called aerodynamics. » 2/16/13 6:18pm 2/16/13 6:18pm

Your Ridiculously Sexy BMW E30 Wagon Wallpaper Is Here

Wait, didn't we just have an old-school BMW as our Weekend Wallpaper? We did, but after reader Christian Bouchez sent me this photo of his E30 Touring, I couldn't resist. » 2/16/13 5:00pm 2/16/13 5:00pm

I Kind Of Wish This Ferrari F150 Rendering Was The Real Deal

Aside from a few random sketches, we don't yet know what the neo-Enzo Ferrari F150 will look like yet. But artist Josiah LaColla has cooked up some renderings of his own, and they're pretty hot. » 2/16/13 4:30pm 2/16/13 4:30pm

Clever Mini Cooper Ad Trolls The European Horsemeat Scandal

If you don't follow the news in Europe, you may not know that the Old World is embroiled in a scandal where a growing amount of beef has been found to contain horsemeat in it. Never ones to eschew clever and edgy advertising, Mini has something to say about it too, and it's great. » 2/16/13 3:30pm 2/16/13 3:30pm

Bad News: A Brief History Of Media Controversies And The Auto Industry

“Never let the facts get in the way of a good story.” That ages-old slur against the news media was used quite a bit this week after the New York Times’ failed drive of the Tesla Model S, and Tesla’s subsequent response to it. People have a right to be skeptical of the Times’ drive: after all, media coverage of… » 2/16/13 2:30pm 2/16/13 2:30pm

Video: The Next Range Rover, On and Off-Road Review

I've never liked Range Rovers, but not for their lack of capability, design, or build quailty. They have always been fantastic luxury off-roaders, ruined by their owners, whose first trip after leaving the dealership is to Platinum Motorsport, which immediately and without hesitation, ruins every single one. Can the… » 2/16/13 1:30pm 2/16/13 1:30pm

What's The Most Interesting Car Of All Time?

I like my cars to be one of two things: Fast or interesting. Ideally, they should be both, but I'll settle for one or the other if I have to. » 2/16/13 1:00pm 2/16/13 1:00pm

My Grandfather Ran from the Cops in this 1936 Ford Humpback

Police sirens roar through a warm summer night in rural Joplin, Missouri.  Speeding after a 1936 hot rod, the first “Hemi” powered Joplin police car chases after a young man in a black ford.  Racing through the country roads, the man’s heart beats fast.  The cops gain ground on every straight, but the miscreant’s… » 2/16/13 11:59am 2/16/13 11:59am

How To Travel From D.C. To Boston, All-Electric, Faster And Cheaper…

Getting tired of all the Tesla stories? I'm not. Getting away from the sideshow that is Elon Musk v. The NYT there's a much deeper truth about transportation and EVs buried in this story: driving a car from D.C. to Boston is a bad idea for most people. There's a much smarter, cheaper, and faster way to get from D.C.… » 2/16/13 11:46am 2/16/13 11:46am

Audi Dealership Puts On Light Show With Synchronized Hazard Lights

Friday must have been a slow day at New River Auto Mall in South Carolina. That's good news for us, though, because it gave the guys who work there time to put this ridiculous video together. » 2/16/13 11:00am 2/16/13 11:00am

Spectator Killed In Scottish Rally Championship Crash

Sad breaking news this morning from the opening round of the Scottish Rally Championship where a 50-year-old spectator was killed after a rally car flew off the road and crashed into her, according to news reports. » 2/16/13 10:17am 2/16/13 10:17am

Let This Smooth Jazz Music Convince You To Buy An Alfa Romeo 164 Over A…

It's the mid-1990s. Alfa Romeo is clinging to life in the U.S. They need people to buy their 164 sedan instead of some dumb old Honda or Saab. How are they gonna do it? With the kind of music you hear when you're on hold with your health insurance company.  » 2/16/13 10:00am 2/16/13 10:00am

Frenchman Attempts Car Back Flip, Big Air Bag Is Beyond Cool

I've spent the past four days in the French Alps, watching a World Champion Rally Raid driver accelerate towards a metal ramp in his MINI Countryman, before sailing skyward 360 degrees and landing on what can only be described as the world's biggest whoopee cushion. » 2/16/13 9:34am 2/16/13 9:34am

CNN's Tesla Model S Had Some Of The Problems Elon Musk Told Us Were…

CNNMoney's Peter Valdes-Dapena says he learned a lot of things on his road trip from D.C. to Boston in a Tesla Model S, including the massive amount of planning that goes into a long road trip in an electric vehicle. Oh, and he also encountered the same problems with his Model S we told you were plaguing owners — and… » 2/16/13 9:00am 2/16/13 9:00am

Chevrolet SS Daytona 500 Pace Car Edition Revealed

Well, I suppose that explains why we hadn't seen it yet. Looks good as a pace car, honestly. I'm a fan of the VF, for sure, especially in SS and SSV trim. Wish it had a manual though... » 2/16/13 8:58am 2/16/13 8:58am

2014 Chevrolet SS: This Is It, But Forget The Manual

When we showed you the 2014 Holden Commodore SS V, many of you wondered whether that car would have a stick shift when it was imported to America as the next Chevrolet SS. It turns out that if you want the manual, you're gonna have to go to Australia. Bummer. » 2/16/13 8:00am 2/16/13 8:00am

Weekend Motorsports Roundup: Feb. 16-17, 2013

Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what's going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend? » 2/16/13 4:00am 2/16/13 4:00am

Dollar Shave Club Delivers You Fresh Razors for a Few Bucks a Month

It's no secret that shaving with a fresh razor blade feels great. But razor prices are so high people try to make their blades last for weeks at a time. Doing so causes cuts, skin irritation, and generally painful shaves. But with Dollar Shave Club you can always get a smooth shave with a fresh razor because they… » 3/31/15 3:09pm Yesterday 3:09pm

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

Get 50% Off One Week of Blue Apron: Fresh Ingredient & Recipe Delivery 

With fresh ingredients and easy-to-follow recipes delivered to your home weekly, Blue Apron cuts down on meal-planning drudgery and focuses on the fun and flavor of home cooking. Even better, Blue Apron is offering Gawker readers the first week - three meals for two people – for just $30, half off the regular price. » 3/30/15 4:42pm Monday 4:42pm