These Guys Are Turning Dead Cars Into Living Bikes

Normally, seeing a video'd junkyard crammed full of hulks of vintage Citroëns and Fiat 600s makes me want to hop on a plane and save each and every one of them like some soft-hearted kook at the animal shelter. That's generally not possible, but what these folks over at Lola Madrid are doing with these basket-case… » 2/25/13 12:00pm 2/25/13 12:00pm

DOTS: GO HOME PRIUS, YOU ARE DRUNK edition.

Last night, the wife and I made a trek our local Home Depot for a few things. As we exited with our home improvement goods, this... THING was parked in front of us.
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What Are The Coolest Cars That Europe Doesn't Get?

We always moan about the beautiful, light, revvy cars that Europe never exports to the US. What about the cars that we don’t export over there? » 2/25/13 11:37am 2/25/13 11:37am

Daytona 500 Ratings Prove More People Watch NASCAR Than You Think

The Daytona 500 is NASCAR's Super Bowl and one of the most watched motorsports events of the year. And thanks to a combination of Saturday's huge crash and Danicamania, Sunday's race was the most watched Daytona 500 in seven years.  » 2/25/13 11:05am 2/25/13 11:05am

Chrysler issued a recall for 1,785 Chrysler 200/Dodge Avengers. Apparently, there's a possibility that a broken fuel tank control valve could cause... you guessed it, fiery death. » 2/25/13 10:42am 2/25/13 10:42am

Ford Might Create Some Sort Of Ranger Truck Replacement After All

A lightweight, compact Ford truck? That's a big maybe. When our own Jason Torchinsky chatted with Ford's J Mays at the Detroit Auto Show last month, Mays pretty much told him not noway, not nohow. But word around the campfire is that Ford may be considering something more practical than the monstrous pickups which… » 2/25/13 10:26am 2/25/13 10:26am

This Aston Martin Rapide Wagon Is Sextastic

I have a couple of automotive fetishes. One is for Aston Martins. The other is for hot rod wagons. Hey look, here's an Aston wagon. Today is a wonderful day. » 2/25/13 9:40am 2/25/13 9:40am

Your Car Is 'Just A Big Smartphone On Wheels'

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? » 2/25/13 9:05am 2/25/13 9:05am

For $21,000, Show Your Em-dividualism

If you’re into numerology then you might find it interesting that the E34 was the last M5 to carry a 6 cylinder engine. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 1991 has had its S38 replaced, and we’re going to see if its most important number - its price - makes this Five the one for you. » 2/25/13 8:00am 2/25/13 8:00am

The EcoSport Is Ford's Smallest European SUV

After giving us the Kuga (which is pretty much the same as America's Escape), Ford is sending another SUV to the old continent. The EcoSport is a compact aimed against competitors like the Opel Mokka (Buick Encore) or the Nissan Juke. » 2/25/13 7:45am 2/25/13 7:45am

"Grey Poupon: The Lost Footage" Should Win For Most Awesome Oscar Ad

Over 25 years ago, one fine gentleman passed another fine gentleman a jar of Grey Poupon. But it seems that wasn't the whole story. Apparently, that old ad didn't actually end with "But of course." » 2/24/13 11:57pm 2/24/13 11:57pm

Seven People Remain Hospitalized After Saturday's NASCAR Crash

A day after Saturday's horrific crash at the Nationwide Series DRIVE4COPD 300, seven people remain hospitalized in stable condition, according to medical officials in Florida. » 2/24/13 10:30pm 2/24/13 10:30pm

CBS' 60 Minutes Takes A Test Drive In A Lamborghini Countach

 Welcome to Sunday Matinee, where we highlight classic car reviews or other longer videos I find on YouTube. Kick back and enjoy this blast from the past. » 2/24/13 5:28pm 2/24/13 5:28pm

Jimmie Johnson Wins The Daytona 500

Jimmie Johnson just won the opening round of the 2013 Sprint Cup season, his 61st career win in this series. Dale Earnhardt Jr. secured the second place finish.  » 2/24/13 4:48pm 2/24/13 4:48pm

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