So, as we all know, Hugo Chávez died yesterday. Now, despite the hidden right-wing-leftist-anarcho-monarchist subtexts I include in all my posts, we're not really a political blog, so we'll just say that Chavez' legacy is, at very best, checkered. So, despite whatever reservations I may have about the man and his long…
This just in from the drug-fueled vehicle-related rampage capitol of the United States: A 21-year-old Florida man has been arrested after police say he went on a nude rampage through an apartment complex, tried to steal a woman's car with a child inside, and jumped on the hood of a police car all while declaring he…
Stick a Suzuki GSX-R engine into a tiny offroad buggy, let it loose on a snow-covered forest rally stage and you have the Finnish Crosskart Championship, possibly your new favorite motorsport.
In 1961 Betsy traded her 1957 Dodge Cornet Lancer to a dealer for a new Mercury Comet..and instantly regretted it. Five years later, she traded the unloved Comet for a 1966 Ford Mustang and hasn't driven anything since. This is the remarkable story of a woman and her car of 47 years.
You all no doubt remember Felix Baumgartner, the Austrian superbadass who jumped out of a balloon last year 128,000 feet above the earth and hit 843.6 mph with his body because Red Bull asked him to. Now he has been called to perform an equally dangerous task: drive the obscenely efficient Volkswagen XL1.
Big thanks to Justin for the tour of SPEED. Now we're off to top secret location 2 and then on to Atlanta tonight.
You know how sometimes you get a really stupid idea in your head, and it won't just go away until you, somehow, act upon it? Not only is this the story behind 90% of swastika tattoos, but it's also the story behind this post you're reading right now. In this case, the idea is this simple question: if you had to make…
The barn find is the ultimate prospect for a car collector – it offers a kind of untouched, deflowered vehicle. They are the virgins of the auto world.
It seems like Google has covered the entire world with its all-seeing gaze, but Jalopnik readers know ten amazing roads worldwide that aren't on Street View.
Good news: You may not be able to fit in the open-top Toyobaru, but you can fit in the new Mercedes-Benz CLA sedan.
How do you say "massive PR clusterfuck" in Chinese? That's exactly what one Buick dealership in the Liaoning province is facing after it used the image of a murdered infant in an online advertisement recently.
For some people, motorsport is exciting all the time just for the fact that there are racing cars going flat out very close to eachother. For others, it's only exciting if they can tell you afterwards about lead changes, overtakes and so on. Regardless of how you enjoy your racing, a close finish is always a tense…
The Geneva Motor Show was the first time we've seen the new Corvette, and as fussy Europeans, Peter and I both approve. It's definitely a Corvette, and it's also a nicer car than before, even with that boring steering wheel in front of you. And the Convertible looks very practical.
If Germany is the Land of Chocolate, then Switzerland is surely the Land Where Crazy, Expensive, And Crazily Expensive Cars Are Revealed. There is also chocolate in Switzerland as well, so they get the best of everything. Did you miss Day Two of the Geneva Motor Show? Then come along with us as we take a look at some…
Top Gun gets the GC SRT ready. Next stop: A certain surprise locale.
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams.
We've made it extremely clear that we've wanted nothing more in life from Chrysler than a Jeep pickup truck. We love Jeep pickup trucks. Because America. Now Jeep is indicating that they're into it, too. Are you screwing with us Jeep? Are you trying to scramble our brains? We take this very seriously.
The mantra of a certain eclectic Texas town is to keep Austin weird. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 1970 Bug is Austin-located, and with a Mazda 13B is kind of weirdly wonderful. Hopefully for its seller, the price won’t weird you out.