Las Vegas Gun Battle Between Maserati And SUV Leaves Three Dead

Sin City has never been known for being the safest town in the world. Early this morning that was proven again as a gun battle between a Maserati and an SUV created a taxi fireball, left three dead, and injured at least three others. » 2/21/13 10:59am 2/21/13 10:59am

This Would Have Been The New Saab 9-3 Phoenix

The saddest thing you can do to yourself is wonder "what might have been." If you're a Saab fan, get your tissue box ready, as we're about to show you the 9-3 that never happened.  » 2/21/13 10:46am 2/21/13 10:46am

Hindustan Ambassador: The Jalopnik Review

The one car I knew I had to drive if I ever went to India was the Hindustan Ambassador. Going to India and not driving one would be like going to Philadelphia and not eating a cheesesteak, or going to Paris and avoiding the Eiffel Tower, or going to Colombia and not swallowing several condoms full of cocaine. You… » 2/21/13 10:32am 2/21/13 10:32am

The Original Prototype For The Mercedes CLK-GTR Was A McLaren F1 GTR

After DTM had folded in 1996, Mercedes-AMG entered the 1997 FIA GT Championship season with their CLK GTRs less than half a year after the first sketches were drawn. In order to speed up development, they bought the best car to get technology from: a McLaren F1 GTR. » 2/21/13 9:55am 2/21/13 9:55am

Tuesday Night’s Stock Car Race Was A Total Shit Show

Crashes almost every lap. A car flipped over and on fire. Cussing on live TV. The best accents in the world. All this and more from the modified stock car race on Tuesday night, the best/worst TV I’ve seen in a long time. » 2/21/13 9:30am 2/21/13 9:30am

The Audi RS4 Avant Is A Gloriously Mean-Sounding Track Wagon

Need some help waking up this morning? Coffee not strong enough? Then let the sound of the 2013 Audi RS4 Avant's 4.2-liter V8 engine help you out a bit. » 2/21/13 9:20am 2/21/13 9:20am

Volkswagen's Sporty Diesel, Fisker's New Problem, And WiFi Woes

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? » 2/21/13 9:00am 2/21/13 9:00am

Driveclub Is The PS4's Gloriously Detailed Cultural Racing Game

Driveclub is the first racing game for the upcoming Playstation 4, and according to its studio, the socially-oriented racer has been in development for no less than ten years. » 2/21/13 8:45am 2/21/13 8:45am

For $8,500, What’s The Hurst That Could Happen?

Before they went belly up, Oldsmobile attempted to cast off the stigma of their previous products with the ad tagline Not your Father’s Oldsmobile. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Olds may actually BE your old man’s Cutlass, but does its price make you say oh man?

» 2/21/13 8:00am 2/21/13 8:00am

British Driving Instructor Busted For Accepting Thousands In Bribes For…

Would you pay $4,500 to pass your driving exam? It sounds ludicrous, but more than 100 people in London were willing to fork that over to bribe a driving instructor for a license, according to the BBC. That instructor was arrested earlier today by police, who are investigating a "cash-for-pass" driver's license scam. » 2/20/13 6:18pm 2/20/13 6:18pm

I Want To Ride To Work On A Robot Ostrich From Russia

Why are we still talking about cars, anyway? They're yesterday's news. They're a relic of the 20th century. (The 19th century, if you want to get technical.) Today, I have seen the future, and it is robot ostriches from Russia. » 2/20/13 5:29pm 2/20/13 5:29pm

MotorWeek Straight From The Floor Of The 2013 North American…

The Detroit Auto Show took place last month. While we did our best to bring you every little bit of coverage, you might prefer your coverage to be brought to you PBS video style. » 2/20/13 5:27pm 2/20/13 5:27pm

The De-Stockification, And Ensuing Re-Stockification, Of Stock Car…

In 1949, the first season of what is now called the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series was held. Red Byron won two of his six starts to take the inaugural champoinship in a fresh-from-the-showroom Oldsmobile. Sixty years later, Jimmie Johnson won the 2009 edition of the same championship in a car that was in no way comparable… » 2/20/13 5:02pm 2/20/13 5:02pm

What’s It Like To Work In A French Car Factory?

Today we heard an American tractor tire CEO say that French factory workers only do 3 hours of labor a day. An intern at a French car plant piped up for a rebuttal. » 2/20/13 5:00pm 2/20/13 5:00pm

Rally Co-Driving Behind The Scenes Part 3: Advice for the…

So far I've spoken about a co-driver's process when preparing for a rally. But what about an aspiring co-driver? How do you get from standing roadside watching to riding along in the silly seat? I figured I'd take the moment to talk about getting started in rally. I'm going to talk a bit about my path to the right… » 2/20/13 4:45pm 2/20/13 4:45pm

Tesla's Fourth Quarter Revenue Up 500 Percent, Only Lost $90 Million

Tesla just released their financial statement from the fourth quarter of 2012, and the news is mostly good, a little bad, and all open to interpretation. Isn't everything with Tesla, though?
» 2/20/13 4:15pm 2/20/13 4:15pm

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 Tuesday 3:09pm

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

Today's Best Deals: Great Looking Headphones, Free Gas, and a Lot More

My promise to you: Kinja Deals will be an April Fools safe zone today. I detest this holiday. » 4/01/15 10:04am Yesterday 10:04am