This Ridiculous Race Car Proves Even Clown Shoes Are Better With A V8

I'll be honest, I love German performance cars. It's something about their attention to detail and unrelenting power delivery that can't be beat. That is, until you slap a race-tuned American V8 powerplant in one, gut the interior, and paint it matte orange. Oh, and put it up for sale to us mere mortals. » 9/16/14 3:55pm Tuesday 3:55pm

Here's The Crazy Twin Turbo SHO-Powered Sleeper You've Always Wanted

I'm all for backyard engineering. It allows you to re-purpose what is otherwise useless to anyone else. That's why this one-of-a-kind twin turbo, SHO V6-powered Merkur XR4Ti needs to be find a home with someone who will appreciate its quirkiness and its absolute, unrelenting insanity. » 9/10/14 4:39pm 9/10/14 4:39pm

Now You Can Buy a V12 Aston Martin For The Price Of A Toyota Camry

Every week I post one of these things and every week I'm absolutely stunned by the value of the dollar in the used car marketplace. On the secondhand market, you can buy a well-looked after Aston Martin DB9, for the price of a new, fully loaded Toyota Camry. This is why capitalism works, people. » 9/02/14 10:03am 9/02/14 10:03am

Now You Can Own This Insanely Loud Audi S8

Not long ago, Car Buying's Tavarish showed you how to make an Audi sedan sound just as awesome as a Lamborghini. I have no shame in admitting that I lack both the time and the skills to do that conversion. So if you are like me and want a bad-ass, ear-splitting, luxo-barge you can buy this one. » 8/24/14 4:02pm 8/24/14 4:02pm

Now You Can Buy The Most Jalopnik Car In Human History

In a world of Hellcats and million-horsepower ultracars, it's nice to have something that just works, without being garish, flashy, or overtly outlandish. Here's a charming little French wagon that would put a smile on the face of anyone's inner Jalop. Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the Earth. » 8/20/14 7:57pm 8/20/14 7:57pm

You Can Get Crazy Supercar Performance For The Price Of A Used Minivan

As some of you may know, I am generally fond of the W220 Mercedes, and this car is a prime example why it's such an insane value for money. 604 HP, 738 ft-lbs of torque, and a realistic 0-60 time in under 4 seconds, bone stock. Ladies and gentlemen, this is why depreciation is a very, very good thing. » 8/03/14 11:08am 8/03/14 11:08am

This Fixer-Upper MKIV Toyota Supra Turbo Needs A New Home

Earlier this month, I wrote about why you should buy an MKIV Toyota Supra. Well, joy of joys, here's one on eBay that's way below market value - with good reason. It needs a fair amount of work. However, it's a smoking deal if you can get it for under the seller's reasonable asking price. » 7/30/14 2:13pm 7/30/14 2:13pm

The Greatest Ford Taurus Ever Made Is Ridiculously Cheap

The 1989 Ford Taurus, was anything but fun. However, the engineers at Ford made a version that didn't include such a tragic drivetrain, and instead installed a 220 HP Yamaha V6 and gearbox that was - get this - manual. This was the purest driving Taurus ever - and it's now yours for next to nothing. » 7/19/14 2:54pm 7/19/14 2:54pm