Dodge Charger Redline 426: So Hot It's Illegal

Chrysler may want to give the new Dodge Dart a well-accessorized introduction, but other product lines are getting some welcome Mopar-style attention as well. The only problem is that the best part on display for the Charger Redline 426 is the one you're not really allowed to use. » 2/08/12 1:30pm 2/08/12 1:30pm

Kia Track'ster Concept: A 250-hp AWD Kimchi-Flavored Hatch

It's uncommon for a concept to transcend its sketches, but the Kia Track'ster Concept is that rare vehicle. Based on the Kia Soul, this hot hatch ticks all our boxes with all-wheel-drive, a six-speed transmission, and a 250-hp turbocharged four-banger underhood. If you build it, we will come. » 2/08/12 1:08pm 2/08/12 1:08pm

Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute: MOAR MOPAR

Chrysler wants you to like the Dodge Dart. They really do. And they're sweetening the pot with a a million powertrains and more than 150 Mopar accessories, most of which can be found on the Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute custom car. » 2/08/12 12:30pm 2/08/12 12:30pm

Acura ILX: It's Like A Civic With A Newish Nose

The Acura ILX, the Honda Civic with a proboscis prosthetic first shown as a "concept" last month at the Detroit Auto Show, was whipped out here at the Chicago Auto Show today in its full production trim. » 2/08/12 12:15pm 2/08/12 12:15pm

2013 Nissan 370Z: LEDs! LEDs! LEDs!

As we look at these first live photos of the newly-defanged Z taken here at the Chicago Auto Show this morning, let's also take a quick recap of the differences between the 2012 Nissan 370Z and the new 2013 Nissan 370Z. All, like, two of them. » 2/08/12 10:45am 2/08/12 10:45am

2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe: Meh

Hyundai's finally gotten around to producing a coupe version of its popular Hyundai Elantra for the confusing group of buyers who, for unknown reasons, want a bland coupe when a hatchback is obviously superior. » 2/08/12 10:30am 2/08/12 10:30am

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT Is A Grander Touring Hatch

You've already seen the 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT, which we erroneously called the Elantra Touring. It turns out Hyundai's updated the styling of the Elantra hatchback, but went back in time for the name. Allow us to explain. » 2/08/12 9:40am 2/08/12 9:40am

2013 Shelby GT500 Convertible Peeks Snout Out, Sees Shadow

We were lucky enough to be the first on the floor here at the Chicago Auto Show to catch the 2013 Shelby GT500 Convertible peeking its snout out. Here's the first photos. » 2/08/12 9:15am 2/08/12 9:15am

The 2013 Shelby GT500 Convertible Wants To Make The Camaro ZL1 Its…

Here it is — the new-for-2013 Ford Shelby GT500 convertible, revealed with one press shot ahead of its debut tomorrow at the Chicago Auto Show. » 2/08/12 12:00am 2/08/12 12:00am

2013 Nissan 370Z: Can You Tell The Difference?

Those pondering why you'd launch a sports car in Chicago in the middle of February will get their answer when they look at the photos of the 2013 Nissan 370Z. This is the least you can do to a car and call it an upgrade. Look, vertical LED daytime running lights! » 2/07/12 12:15pm 2/07/12 12:15pm

Kia Track'ster Concept: A Small Car With Soul

Kia is set to debut this tall-boy Track'ster concept at the Chicago Auto Show next week, showing off what the company's California design studio can do and giving us an idea what the next Kia Soul will look like. » 2/02/12 4:30pm 2/02/12 4:30pm

2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI: A Diesel Coupe For Menfolk

Volkswagen calls the 2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI the "most fuel efficient 21st Century Beetle" because those old veedubs managed impressive fuel economy feats before safety was an issue. Legal precision aside, shoving a diesel in a new-but-not-New Volkswagen Beetle gives American men a shot at an affordable diesel… » 2/02/12 2:45pm 2/02/12 2:45pm

2013 Hyundai Elantra Touring: This Is It

Small-hatch fans take note: An anonymous tipster has forwarded photos of Hyundai's upcoming Elantra hatchback to Jalopnik. The compact five-door was caught in the open wearing Michigan manufacturer's plates and not one bit of preproduction camouflage. » 1/27/12 3:00pm 1/27/12 3:00pm

Three men arrested for vandalizing Toyotas at Chicago Auto Show

Three 20-something suburban Chicago men using screwdrivers and razors tore up interiors of several Toyotas at the Chicago Auto Show Wednesday evening. Look, we know you hate beige, but don't mess with the merchandise if it's not yours. » 2/17/11 8:45am 2/17/11 8:45am

Your Chicago Auto Show menagerie of oddities

Chicago isn't a show for journalists, or even for enthusiasts. It's a show for consumers, for ordinary people. The Windy City's auto expo reportedly brings in more Joe Public foot traffic than any other new-car show in the country, and its floor is laid out accordingly: There's a lot of quasi-fun stuff to do and a lot… » 2/11/11 5:00pm 2/11/11 5:00pm

An auto show through a cartoonist's eyes

We added hilarious illustrator and Jalopnik superfriend Lunchbreath to our press pass list for the 2011 Chicago Auto Show and this is what he came up with. Click through the images to see an auto show through his eyes. - Ed. » 2/11/11 1:00pm 2/11/11 1:00pm

Audi TT-RS comes in from the Chicago cold

Among the day-old brats of the Chicago auto show was the U.S.-bound version of the Audi TT-RS, which is set to unleash its 4.6-second 0-60 mph times on American roads in a few months. To celebrate, Audi had a bunch of Facebook pals over for pizza and took photos. Just don't wipe your hands on the schteel. » 2/10/11 4:45pm 2/10/11 4:45pm