Malaysia Airlines' "Ultimate Bucket List" Contest Is Tragically Dumb

As I wrote last week, Malaysia Airlines is burning through cash at the rate of about $2 million per day. This week they hosted a "My Ultimate Bucket List" contest hoping to lure customers back to the airline. Maybe it's not just bad luck, maybe Malaysian Airlines is also truly awful. » 9/03/14 1:43pm 9/03/14 1:43pm

Announcing The 2013 Jalopnik Contest: The Big Year (of Cars)

The Jalopnik Mainframe, safely located in its airtight pod 75 feet below Gabe Kaplan's Hollywood Hills hot tub, has been working overtime for me, processing an algorithm telling me what the average Jalopnik reader loves more than anything. This morning, my Telex' bell clanged, announcing that I finally had my answer: … » 3/20/13 4:22pm 3/20/13 4:22pm

Win the Ken Block Hot Wheels car you won't find in stores on Black…

Ever wanted to have Ken Block's Gymkhana-tested Ford Fiesta Monster Rally car? Yeah, us too. But you can't have it. So here's the next best thing — an opportunity to win one of three just-released-today Ken Block Fiesta Hot Wheels cars — including one you won't be able to buy today... because they already sold out! » 11/25/11 2:30pm 11/25/11 2:30pm

If You're Having Car Problems, I Feel Bad For You, Son

Is that foreboding "Check Engine" light glaring at you from over the steering wheel? Do you kind of miss the days when you all you had to do was open the hood and jiggle the dip stick? Well, if you take this short survey, you could win GL1 Diagnostic Cable for iPad or iPhone. Just plug one end into your dash, and the… » 10/06/11 3:59pm 10/06/11 3:59pm

If You're Having Car Problems, I Feel Bad For You, Son

Is that foreboding "Check Engine" light glaring at you from over the steering wheel? Do you kind of miss the days when you all you had to do was open the hood and jiggle the dip stick? Well, if you take this short survey, you could win GL1 Diagnostic Cable for iPad or iPhone. Just plug one end into your dash, and the… » 10/03/11 11:59am 10/03/11 11:59am