The Ten Most Unbelievable In-Car Audio Systems

You spend a lot of time in your car. While a raucous engine note is all well and good, sometimes you just want to sit back and enjoy some music over the long haul. These are the best in-car sound systems you can buy. » 6/27/13 11:10am 6/27/13 11:10am

Inside Forza Motorsport, Part III: The Physics Of Driving Games

On Monday, we took a look at a pretty cool office. On Wednesday, how to make a fake car sound real. Earlier today, a Jalopnik-liveried Shelby. Now, we look at the guts of Forza's digital world. Welcome to the machine. » 2/26/10 1:00pm 2/26/10 1:00pm

Connect An iPod To Your Beater's Theft-Deterring Radio With A Wired FM…

The sub-$20 theft-proof stereo installation works pretty well, but let's say your local crackheads aren't desperate enough to bust your windows to steal a factory AM/FM radio, yet they will steal anything nicer? How will you listen to your MP3s? » 2/15/10 6:00am 2/15/10 6:00am

Junkyard Boombox Virus Spreads: Meet The Catbox, Featuring Genuine…

More than two years have passed since I built the car-battery-powered Turbo II, Junkard Boogaloo boombox, and finally some other masochist innovator has decided to experience the headaches joy of a homemade boombox afflicted blessed with genuine Jaguar components: Catbox! » 1/16/10 1:00pm 1/16/10 1:00pm

JVC El Kameleon Head Unit Is The Sexiest Of A Dying Breed

Despite the fact that more and more manufacturers are ditching the universally sized head units for their own, proprietary audio systems, JVC is still cranking out head units that fit into the audio system consoles of vehicles of year's past. The El Kameleon KD-AVX44 has to be one of the best looking CD/DVD receivers… » 2/14/08 12:45pm 2/14/08 12:45pm