​Hooning In An Abandoned Russian Kids' Camp Is Both Creepy And Awesome

This video encapsulates one of the reasons I love bikes. Their go-anywhere, do whatever the hell you want nature lend themselves perfectly to random acts of honnage. In this case, it just happens to be a no-holds-barred run through a mildly disturbing deserted kid's camp in Russia. » 11/25/14 9:43pm Yesterday 9:43pm

Attention BMW: This Mostly Naked Man Should Be Your 2 Series Spokesman

While driving from NC to LA for the auto show in the Jalopnik BMW 228i, Patrick and I passed through the tiny, dusty town of Quartzite, AZ. The name rung a bell because I just saw a post about a bookstore there. We decided to stop in, and I'm glad we did. Because I think we found the perfect new BMW spokesperson. » 11/24/14 4:45pm Monday 4:45pm

How To Sleep In Your Car If You Absolutely Have To

Sleeping in your car used to be something that automakers used to be proud of. Seats that reclined into beds were a major selling point for cars like the Rambler, for example. Now, thanks to anti-homeless laws and a sick desire not to spend a miserable night in a car, hardly anyone still does this. But I thought it… » 11/17/14 12:05pm 11/17/14 12:05pm

This Is By Far The Best Way To Pick Up Your New BMW

Earlier today, I mentioned I was starting on a cross-country trip to LA to drop off a reader-spec'd BMW 2 Series to our contest winner. What I didn't mention was that the trip has sort of started already, since I went to pick up the BMW from their Greenville, SC factory. This is by far the best way to pick up a new… » 11/10/14 2:00pm 11/10/14 2:00pm

BMW i3 tuned by 3D Design and Studie Japan

Over the past decade Studie Japan has become synonymous with the BMW tuning scene. Headquartered in Japan, Studie evolved from a single tuning shop into 6 distinctive locations, including their most recent project Studie Thailand. The partnership between Studie and 3D Design is one that has evolved in lock-step. » 11/09/14 9:01am 11/09/14 9:01am

Why CPO when you buy a Used Car? This is Why. (Updated)

I started my car up the other day and it ran a little rough. I turned it off, let it sit for a bit and restarted it and everything was just fine. This morning, on the other hand, it started up and was running rough again. Fortunately I have an Automatic code reader in my car and it revealed the code indicating… » 11/02/14 6:16pm 11/02/14 6:16pm