How to be a Rally Fan in North America and Doing LeMons Wrong

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from May 31st through June 4. It includes a guide to rally spectating, adventures in LeMons, an Alfa V6 rebuild and wonderful & weird cars. » 8/07/14 7:35pm 8/07/14 7:35pm

Blowing A Headgasket At LeMons and The Future Of The Enthusiast


Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from May (yes, May) 26-30th. It includes taking an Audi to LeMons, the autonomous car's effect on enthusiasts, Porsche's priorities and one's first time. » 8/05/14 4:09pm 8/05/14 4:09pm

The White Rim and How to Become an Auto Journalist

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from May 21st through May 25th. Today we've got a spectacular trip near Moab, following your journalist dreams, GM's customer attrition plan and buying a car in Japan for 10 bucks. » 6/13/14 12:13pm 6/13/14 12:13pm

The 1984 Mercedes Benz 300TD and The Indy 500 Snake-Pit

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from May 16 through May 20. It includes a W123 wagon, past Indy inflied glory, FSAE Michigan and some forbidden [beige] fruit. » 5/30/14 9:59pm 5/30/14 9:59pm

50 Years of Mustang and Stop Comparing the i8 to the Model S

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from last Wednesday and Thursday. It includes pioneering electric cars, Eleanor, taking away Lauda's corner and the ZL1 Camaro. » 5/26/14 10:07am 5/26/14 10:07am

Becoming a Racecar Driver and How to Fix WRC

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Monday and Tuesday. It includes a hillclimb in a Mini, improving rally racing, tales from the drags and a cool engineering project. » 5/17/14 6:06pm 5/17/14 6:06pm

The BMW i8 is a lot like the Mazda RX8

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Friday through Sunday. It includes BMW's new sports hybrid, WRC Argentina, the Spanish Grand Prix and your next car. » 5/13/14 1:18pm 5/13/14 1:18pm

Inside Saleen's Factory and Our Significant Others' Taste in Cars

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from last Wednesday and Thursday. It includes American muscle, cars women do like, Mexico's most famous auto journalist and similarities between samurai and racing drivers. » 5/13/14 9:46am 5/13/14 9:46am

Engineered to Slide and Going Places with Mullets and a Maserati

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from last Monday through Tuesday. It includes a sideways Hilux, how to have fun in Vegas, reconsidering the BRZ and a million mile Mercedes 250SE Coupe. » 5/12/14 7:08pm 5/12/14 7:08pm

Cosworth to Canada and The 3-Year Plan To An Economical F1

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Friday through Sunday. It includes an engineer's roadtrip, reigning in F1 costs, the Hershey Porsche Swap Meet and why the sedan is dying. » 5/06/14 10:31pm 5/06/14 10:31pm

Autocrossing Happiness and The US Navy's most insidious problem

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Wednesday and Thursday. It includes cone killing joy, US naval ship classifications, Senna's lasting effect and a defence of the Kaidō racer. » 5/05/14 10:33pm 5/05/14 10:33pm

Let's Talk About F1 Engines and A Bigger, Heavier, Softer M3

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Monday and Tuesday. It includes the evolution of the M3, Red Bull's options for 2015, getting lost in a Jaguar and Ford designer Chris Svensson. » 5/04/14 4:47pm 5/04/14 4:47pm

Automotive Subcultures and Possibly F1's Best Driver

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from last Friday through Sunday. It includes Miata bros, Stefan Bellof, why the 2014 F1 noses look the way they do and a guide to FIA World Rally Cross. » 5/02/14 6:26pm 5/02/14 6:26pm

Whatever It Is, Drive Something You Love and Cars and Rap: A True Love

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Wednesday and Thursday. It includes driving a car you love, rap's automotive influence, the enthusiast's quest and 'Rush' meets 'Senna' at the Nürburgring. » 4/29/14 11:20pm 4/29/14 11:20pm

Historic Trans Am Cars at Lime Rock and The Secret Jalopnik Car

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Monday and Tuesday. It includes road racing at Lime Rock, 10 odd things that can happen in motor racing, a secret order sheet and every line that the Toyobaru borrowed from the 2000GT. » 4/26/14 11:43pm 4/26/14 11:43pm

Similarities In Cars and Music and GT86 - A Step Short Of Greatness?

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from last Friday through Sunday. It includes the Toyobaru, car and music enthusiasts, BRZ vs. used Cayman and cars that don't get enough love - the e21. » 4/25/14 7:11pm 4/25/14 7:11pm

The Most Influential NASCAR Race and The Mustang IS Car Enthusiasm

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from last Wednesday and Thursday. It includes the 1992 Hooters 500, the Mustang's birthday, Stefan Roser's giant testicles and a nostalgic moment with an Alfa 164s. » 4/23/14 12:14pm 4/23/14 12:14pm

Natural Progression in Sports Cars and A Fort Hood Shooting Memorial

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Monday and Tuesday. It includes the quest for the next performance car, a Fort Hood shooting victim's car, basic B's and bad B's and the benefit of options packaging. » 4/16/14 9:14pm 4/16/14 9:14pm

The Assasination of Lincoln and The Negligence of Cost

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Friday through Sunday. It includes Lincoln's impending doom, the cost of negligence, Toyota's Motorsport Museum and stories of terrible road trips. » 4/15/14 6:20pm 4/15/14 6:20pm

Ten Hybrids You'll Want to Learn About and The Point of a Hot Hatch

Assembled here are the best Oppositelock posts from Wednesday and Thursday. Today we've got some interesting hybrids, someone who doesn't like hot hatches, the beautiful roads of Devon and maybe the Miata isn't the answer. » 4/13/14 7:18pm 4/13/14 7:18pm