Here's Some Old School Ferrari Camouflaging

Do you remember the best camouflage ever? This is far from it. It's the prototype of the Ferrari 288 GTO from 1983, and there was some duct tape involved in the hiding process. Enzo Ferrari knew duct tape makes everything better. » 3/14/13 10:39am 3/14/13 10:39am

Why we don't use red duct tape for car repair

Here's a helpful hint: Don't compound a hood-latch problem by dressing your car like one of Sponge Bob's pet eels. And never, ever shop for duct tape at Party City. (Hat tip to Bill!) » 7/01/11 2:00pm 7/01/11 2:00pm

Ten Heroic Duct Tape Car Repairs

Who says the dog is man's best friend? When it comes to getting stuff done on your car, a roll of silver magic is all it takes. These are ten of the best duct tape repairs as suggested by you. » 6/17/10 11:00am 6/17/10 11:00am

What Can Duct Tape Do For You?

"Duct tape is like the force. It has a light side, a dark side, and it holds the universe together." It's a truism that's actually true, especially for impromptu car maintenance. What can duct tape do for you? » 6/16/10 11:30am 6/16/10 11:30am

Bang Up Your Lexus, Goof Off With a Samurai Sword

A very expensive crunch emanating from the front of your Lexus can only mean one thing: it’s time to bring out the duct tape, the spray paint, and a katana blade. » 3/26/10 4:30pm 3/26/10 4:30pm

Honda Civic Declared Current Winner in Monster Car Wars

When reader keeble tipped us to this two photo set, we almost had a cargasm. This monsterized Honda Civic DX has set our deranged little hearts aflutter. We've tasked a pack of monkeys in the cellar to feverishly calculate how Jalopnik this thing is. Not only does the car make liberal use of duct tape as a means of… » 1/30/08 4:00pm 1/30/08 4:00pm