Stolen Audi Recovered Thanks To The Internet And A Really Dumb Thief

Just a few nights ago this Laser Red 2002 Audi S4 was stolen in Washington state. Yesterday the cops found it in their very own parking lot, and the reason why gets an epic criminal facepalm. But the car was only recovered because enthusiasts had spread it all over the internet. » 3/20/15 12:05pm 3/20/15 12:05pm

Former Koenigsegg Buyer Says $1.6 Million Agera R Is 'A Hunk of Shit'

The Koenigsegg Agera R is hand built by craftsmen in Sweden. Every example appears to be a work of art, and reviews tend to say that too. But one former owner says it's the opposite. In fact, he says the Agera R he was buying was "a hunk of shit." Koenigsegg doesn't see it that way. » 5/03/13 4:00pm 5/03/13 4:00pm

Corvette Fanboy Sees 2014 Corvette And Predictably Freaks Out

Now that the 2014 Corvette has finally broken cover, it can drop all that ridiculous camo it was wearing when it tested on public roads. » 1/30/13 10:00am 1/30/13 10:00am

Why You Don't Post Your Picture Of Mila Kunis In Your High School…

There's an important lesson in this story. The story itself may seem trivial, but the moral of it is timeless and vastly important. It starts, like so many stories do, with a pretty girl. And ends with a stain. » 7/20/12 2:00pm 7/20/12 2:00pm

Honda Fanboys Call The Cops On Street Racing Forum Member

If a streetracer wrecks his car, hurts no one, and says he's learned his lesson, should he still be brought to the police? The members of a local Honda forum responded to one such incident with a resounding yes. » 5/21/12 2:03pm 5/21/12 2:03pm

How Not To Lower Your Car

A thread on StanceWorks — the popular forum for lowered and hellaflush cars — began with a proud 2001 Honda Civic owner showing off his trunk-rattling sound system and slammed car. Then forum members quickly discovered how he lowered the car. As you can see, it's the kind of horrific DIY engineering that makes you… » 2/17/12 2:00pm 2/17/12 2:00pm

Are Ford Raptor frames too weak for off-roading?

When a group of 14 Ford Raptor owners took to the desert for an off-road run in the spirit of what has become the quintessential hot-rod pickup, ten came back with bent frames. Is the Raptor too weak to play in the desert? » 7/11/11 4:00pm 7/11/11 4:00pm

The 521,000-Mile Porsche 911

Like grandpa's proverbial hammer and Heidi Montag, this 1990 Porsche 911 has had most of its parts replaced during a career of 521,000 miles. Now the owner's selling off his joy for just $16,000. (Thanks snap_understeer_ftw!) [PelicanParts] » 1/27/11 2:00pm 1/27/11 2:00pm

How An Old Jeep Sparked A Viral Manifesto On Relationships

What started as a simple question from a woman unhappy that her boyfriend's 1996 Jeep Cherokee was demanding more of his attention and money has become a viral manifesto on what men should expect from women and vice versa. » 1/14/11 10:00am 1/14/11 10:00am

2012 Nissan GT-R Gets Six Colors, Three Options

The lizard wizards of the Nissan GT-R forum have the order guide for the 2012 Godzilla. Six colors, four of them extra, and choices of a rear camera, all-weather tires or floor mats. Sorry, no pink-leather Egoist for America. [NAGTROC] » 1/05/11 10:40am 1/05/11 10:40am

Why This Lamborghini Is Parked Outside For The Winter

What started as curiosity about a roadside fire eventually led members of the FerrariChat forum to this: the snowbound Connecticut residence of a 25th Anniversary Lamborghini Countach, parked outside for the winter. Don't all exotics come with rustproofing? » 12/29/10 3:30pm 12/29/10 3:30pm

Stolen Engine Owner Gets Revenge Via Craigslist

A North Carolina man came home last week to find an engine he'd spent months working on stolen from his backyard. He quickly turned to Craigslist for answers, and managed to surprise the thief with a little muscle. » 11/23/10 8:30am 11/23/10 8:30am

Fast And The Furious Fugitive Taunts Cops From Web

Erik Holtz, 25, of Fairport, N.Y. is wanted for aiming his Mitsubishi at a police officer and evading three pursuits last Saturday. While on the lam, the Fast And The Furious wannabe's taunted cops via car forums and YouTube.UPDATE » 8/13/10 2:30pm 8/13/10 2:30pm

Forum Fanboy Tattoos Site Logo On Back

There's forum loyalty and then there's tattooing a site's logo on your back, which is what FullSizeChevy forum member PHATSPEED7X did. Here's hoping they don't change the logo anytime soon. (H/T to g9m3c!)[FullSizeChevy] » 6/11/10 4:00pm 6/11/10 4:00pm

Asking A Forum Fan-Boy For Car Buying Advice Is Useless

By their nature, car forums attract only enthusiasts eager to discuss their preferred vehicle or type of performance, making them useless to appliance-car buyers. This weird video shows what happens when those appliance-car shoppers ask forumites for buying advice. » 6/01/10 2:00pm 6/01/10 2:00pm

Don't Ask, Don't Tell... Don't Take Car Parts Pics On The Toilet

When you're trying to sell an intercooler, or any car part: DO NOT TAKE PICS OF IT WHILE ON THE TOILET. We didn't think we had to spell that one out, but a forum member at DSMTuners proved us wrong. » 5/27/10 9:00am 5/27/10 9:00am

How To Rebuild An American V-8 Carburetor

Carburetors may be simple, old-school, and dirty, but they're also cool as hell. BangShift forum member John Cerone walks us through the process of overhauling one of Detroit's most iconic fuel-squirters — the Holley double-pumper. Long live cheap speed! —Ed. » 5/12/10 1:00pm 5/12/10 1:00pm

Wife Hacks Husband's Car Forum Account, Divorces Him With It

An Acura forum member posted an idiotic screed about his wife's jealousy of his car, an Acura TL. His wife found it, hacked his account and used it to divorce him. » 4/22/10 11:15am 4/22/10 11:15am

The Auto Forum Guide To Buying A Car

What car should you buy? One car forum fan-boy has boiled down all of internet auto forum car-buying conventional wisdom into one time-saving chart. [PhotoBucket via The Car Lounge] » 1/04/10 1:00pm 1/04/10 1:00pm

Matte-Painted BMW Individual M5: I Can't Believe It's Not Primer

If you know the right people and have enough bank, you can waltz into your local BMW dealer and order a car painted in a matte silver called frozen grey metallic. Welcome to BMW Individual, Munich's custom-trim and personalization arm. » 12/28/09 4:45pm 12/28/09 4:45pm