This Gentleman Doing Donuts In An Iso Grifo Is Cooler Than You

Just in case you thought you were especially cool today, as I did, watch this video of retired Italian mechanic Luciano Rupolo doing donuts in his Iso Grifo A3C Competizione, and think again. You or I will never be this cool. » 2/17/14 1:40pm 2/17/14 1:40pm

These amazing car paintings were done without photoshop

Prints and paint, but no photoshop. The founder of the excellent, Markus Haub, transforms vintage racing pictures into the coolest car art we've seen all year. » 10/17/11 4:00pm 10/17/11 4:00pm

The Shah of Iran’s Amazing Treasure Trove of Supercars

Thirty-one years after Reza Pahlavi was ousted in the Iranian Revolution, most of his epic car collection still gathers dust in a warehouse-like museum 30 miles from Tehran. Here’s a very recent sneak peek at the madness. » 7/22/10 3:30pm 7/22/10 3:30pm

HTT Pléthore: How Do You Say McLaren F1 in Québécois?

Springing forth from old Jalopnik posts and the icy wastes of Canada is a mid-engined hyper-super-mega car with an eye-violating SEMA paintjob and a Corvette V8 engine. » 2/15/10 12:30pm 2/15/10 12:30pm

Top Ten Best Wedge Car Designs Of The 60s, 70s and 80s

In car design, the wedge is something we can appreciate. Here's our list of the top ten most influential wedge-shaped designs of the 60s, 70s and 80s. » 12/30/08 12:00pm 12/30/08 12:00pm

More Super Exotic/Erotic Hot Italian Metal You Can't Touch: Bizzarrini…

You are engineer superstar Giotto Bizzarrini. You built the glorious, Shelby-teasing Ferrari 250 GTO. But you feud with Enzo (shocking) and are then wooed by Feruccio Lamborghini to develop an Enzo beater giving Lambo (and the world) the 350 GTV concept along with its glorious 3.5-Liter V12. You then go to work for… » 12/12/06 7:45pm 12/12/06 7:45pm

Swedish Firm Prepares New "Baby" Supercar

A new Swedish supercar? Yes, please. It's called the Quercianella, after the hometown of famed Italian car and engine builder Giotto Bizzarrini, whose work provided inspiration for the small, lightweight sled. Founder Clas M ller started with a prototype, the P1, which led to the production model set to be introduced… » 3/08/06 8:56am 3/08/06 8:56am

Bizzarrini Racer for Sale on eBay

If we had an eBay Catch of the Day feature, this Bizzarrini 1300 Barchetta would be the first on it. Not because it's a good deal at a currently-below-reserve $50,000 (who knows?), but because its cool and rare (allegedly one of three), and because we say so. The Bizz 1300 shares a 1.3-liter, high-revving buzzbox… » 9/08/05 5:33pm 9/08/05 5:33pm