This Is How The Techno Fabulous McLaren P1 Makes 903 Hybrid Horsepower

You might think that the 616 horsepower the MP4-12C gets out of McLaren's 3.8-litre twin-turbo V8 is pretty much the limit of what's possible for a car that spends most of its time on public roads. Then comes the P1, and even if you don't count the 176 electric horses behind your back, that same 3.8 V8 suddenly has… » 2/20/13 12:00pm 2/20/13 12:00pm

What's The Most Ridiculous Dashboard Of All Time?

If you really think about it, a dashboard shouldn't be hard to get right. It's all about giving the driver the things they need while omitting the things they don't. » 2/20/13 11:50am 2/20/13 11:50am

Virginia DMV Denies Iraq War Vet's "ICUHAJI" Vanity Plate -- Again

In America, no form of personal expression is greater than the vanity license plate. Vanity plates give ordinary people the platform they need to show the world just how clever or creepy or kind of dickish they really are.  » 2/20/13 10:31am 2/20/13 10:31am

Ferrari's F150 Hypercar Might Be A 950 Horsepower Dominatrix

Remember when we found out that the McLaren P1 would have 903 horsepower a couple of hours ago? Well, it sounds like the Ferrari F150 will have 950 horsepower. Maranello is getting ready to kick some ass and possibly take some names. » 2/20/13 10:06am 2/20/13 10:06am

New Audi variable-output matrix LED headlights make NHTSA go…

Audi creates matrix LED headlights, permitting far more accurate modulation of light output... and the feds demurred, not knowing quite what to make of headlights that do low beam, high beam, mid beam, and potentially everything in-between. » 2/19/13 9:52pm 2/19/13 9:52pm

A Toyobaru Was The Getaway Car In This New Jersey Convenience Store…

Just because the New York Police Department isn't using Scion FR-Ses doesn't mean the criminals can't use them. Everyone's favorite new Japanese rear-wheel-drive sportscar was apparently used as the getaway car in the armed robbery of a New Jersey Wawa on Monday night. » 2/20/13 9:32am 2/20/13 9:32am

Is This Will.I.Am's Brand New $900,000 Custom Black Eyed Pea-mobile?

William (I refuse to call him Will.I.Am) of the Black Eyed Peas has a penchant for custom cars. He customized the crap out of his Delorean to create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece/monstrosity. Now it looks like he's acquired yet another very customized, and very expensive ride. » 2/20/13 9:09am 2/20/13 9:09am

All Hail The McLaren P1

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? » 2/20/13 9:00am 2/20/13 9:00am

For $6,000, Don’t Get Mad, Get Nomad

From the Greek, nomades, Nomads are pastoral tribes, people who roam the land rather than settling in one permanent home. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Nomad homage Malibu is coincidentally looking for a new home. Will its price however, have you saying, move along, move along? » 2/20/13 8:00am 2/20/13 8:00am

The McLaren P1 Has 903 Horsepower And Can Destroy Worlds

McLaren's slow strip tease of the P1 supercar is coming close to an end. We've seen the exterior. We've seen the interior. And now we know just how many throbbing horsepowers will be hitting the road. » 2/20/13 7:17am 2/20/13 7:17am

These Are Some Of The Maharaja's Old Pieces Of American Iron

On the drive back from the desert to Delhi, I asked if my car-mates had seen the massive old Rolls (we think) that just passed on the street. You yourself can see the car I'm talking about in my post about driving in India. No one other than me saw it, but one of the other passengers, a friendly guy named Ashish… » 2/19/13 6:51pm 2/19/13 6:51pm

Funny Story. I'm In A Bentley In A Snowstorm

We're testing out the new Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible near Lake Tahoe, and — well look at that — it's snowing like mad. So far the 5500-pound, 616-horsepower AWD bruiser is holding its own against the SUVs. We've got Dunlop winter shoes on and chains in the trunk if we need them. We'll call if we need air… » 2/19/13 5:47pm 2/19/13 5:47pm

'The 1996 Mitsubishi 3000GT VR4 Spyder Combines A Hard Top And Sunshine'

In 1995, Mitsubishi didn't let us have the Evo over here in the states. But they did have the 3000GT VR4, a turbo six speed monster. » 2/19/13 5:34pm 2/19/13 5:34pm

The Sauber Mercedes C291 with a brand new 650 hp flat-12. It was built in 1991 right after the dominant C11. But the only thing it dominated was…a French comic book. (Image: Jean Graton/Daimler AG) » 2/19/13 4:42pm 2/19/13 4:42pm

See What Happens When Fast & Furious and Forza Horizon 2 Collide

Who doesn't love a free ride? Especially when it's in one of the cars from the explosive, high-octane Fast & Furious movies. For most people, getting the keys to these cars IRL is a no-go, but there's an alternative: the worlds of Forza Horizon 2 and Fast & Furious collide this week in a free (for now!) expansion that… » 3/30/15 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm

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