Why Jalopnik Doesn't Do Product Embargoes, A Warning To Carmakers

An 'embargo' is when a journalist, and a car company the journalist is supposed to cover, agree to withhold news from you, the reader, for reasons that have almost everything to do with the company's best interests. Jalopnik's policy is to not agree with these, but not for reasons of ethics. It just gives us a huge… » 12/04/13 2:20pm 12/04/13 2:20pm

Truck Trend Admits to Hummer H3T Embargo Screw-Up

One of the big buff mag boys over at the House of Trend is showing some remorse over the Motor Trend empire's embargo-breaking for fun and profit. Mark Williams, chief truck-lover over at Truck Trend, is manning up to "accidentally" publishing their latest issue ten days early and revealing the new Hummer H3T a week… » 1/29/08 9:00am 1/29/08 9:00am