David Coulthard talks donuts, breakfast tacos, and F1 in the U.S.

The Texas hill country was alive with the sounds of a Formula One V10 this past weekend as racing superstar and F1 commentator David Coulthard shredded tires of the Red Bull F1 showcar on the streets of Austin. Jalopnik had a chance to talk to Coulthard and get his impressions of F1 in the United States and breakfast… » 8/24/11 4:30pm 8/24/11 4:30pm

Watch an F1 car race the dirty Circuit of the Americas track

Most of the Circuit of the Americas outside of Austin is just a cleared dirt track, but that didn't stop David Coulthard from ripping it up in the Red Bull demonstration car while being chased by cowboys. An epic video is clearly in the making with the Capitol donuts from this weekend. » 8/22/11 3:30pm 8/22/11 3:30pm

Watch a MotoGP champ try to drive a Mercedes race car and fail

Moto GP champ Nicky Hayden's the fastest Kentuckian on two wheels, but put him in the racing bucket of a four-wheeled Mercedes DTM race car and he's not even the fastest guy named Nicky. Granted, it's a powerful car on a wet track with cold tires, but champs don't get to make excuses. » 8/10/11 2:30pm 8/10/11 2:30pm

The 2011 Malaysian Grand Prix in Crayola

It always rains in Malaysia. It didn’t rain in Malaysia yesterday. Never underequipped when it comes to show biz, Formula One bridged the precipitation gap with a flying Russian (above), a jinxed Brit, and an old rivalry rekindled. A fun race—for second place. Warning: spoilers. » 4/11/11 4:30pm 4/11/11 4:30pm