Chip Foose’s Ridler Award Winner Is A Total ‘Imposter’

Legendary car designer and customizer Chip Foose took home the Ridler Award this past weekend at the 63rd annual Maguiar's Detroit Autorama. This marks the 4th time Foose has won the premier award in the last 13 years. » 3/09/15 1:43pm 3/09/15 1:43pm

Crappy Cars & Illogical Decisions

My car is the antithesis of a Jalopnik reader's car. It is big, it is slow, it is front wheel drive, and it is an automatic. The interior is full of fake wood and hard plastic, and it's not even brown or a diesel. It's the base trim of the model range, and the sporting version, the "good" version, was voted the… » 1/05/14 11:50am 1/05/14 11:50am

Clever Impala Evades Hungry Cheetahs by Leaping Into Tourists’ Car

Tourists on safari at South Africa's Kruger National Park who thought they were witnessing the harsh realities of nature when they spotted a herd of impalas being chased down by two hungry cheetah were left "dumbstruck" when one of the impalas decided to break the rules by diving out of harm's way straight into one… » 7/10/13 3:38pm 7/10/13 3:38pm

How To Completely Destroy Your Impala At A Car Show

Car shows! They're all fun and games until somebody shows up, drives like an idiot, and completely trashes his car in front of everyone. » 8/26/12 10:30am 8/26/12 10:30am

2014 Chevy Impala Ditches Image As Rental Car Reject

As we told you earlier this morning, for almost 20 years the Chevy Impala has been synonymous with "rental" — a car more "Jackalope" than the southern African antelope it's named after. They've been boring and they've been beige — well, with the exception of a few years of the "SS" badge anyway. Until now. » 4/04/12 9:00am 4/04/12 9:00am

2014 Chevy Impala: Jackalope No More!

For almost 20 years, the Chevy Impala has been synonymous with "rental" — a car more "Jackalope" than "Antelope." They've been boring and they've been beige — well, with the exception of a few years of the "SS" badge anyway. Until now. » 4/04/12 12:00am 4/04/12 12:00am

The 2014 Chevy Impala Shows Off Its Rear Pillar

Car enthusiasts have mostly ignored the Chevy Impala since its switch to FWD in 2000 and Americans fled to SUVs and crossovers years earlier, leaving the car a darling of no one but fleet operators. This first glimpse of the 2014 Chevy Impala's strong kink is the first evidence that there may be a reason to give the… » 3/21/12 4:45pm 3/21/12 4:45pm

See What Happens When A Chevy Impala Sets Itself On Fire

Not content to leave all the fiery fun to exotic cars, a Chevy Impala recently decided to torch itself after a routine oil change. As you can see, everything appears to be business as usual until a service technician started the car and interrupted his co-worker's snack time by starting an unexpected engine fire. » 2/12/12 4:00pm 2/12/12 4:00pm

Park your 1967 Impala Sport Coupe in a "glass garage"

Chevrolet went bare bones when it came time to advertise their redesigned 1967 Impala Sport Coupe. One neurotic spokesperson, a driveway and one brand new Marina Blue Impala Sport Coupe were all it took to create this silly vintage advertisement. » 12/10/11 9:00am 12/10/11 9:00am

Jet-dragster guy recreates rocket-car urban legend

Remember the urban legend about the guy who strapped a JATO rocket to his 1967 Chevy Impala and drove it into the side of a cliff at 300 mph? Paul "Hot Rod" Stender built a 10,000-hp salute to that guy. » 12/09/11 3:00pm 12/09/11 3:00pm

Watch TV stars of the past introduce Chevrolet's automotive offerings…

In 1965 popular television was full of secret agents, guys wearing cowboy hats and friendly witches—so it makes sense that is who Chevrolet chose to introduce their new cars that year. » 12/04/11 4:00pm 12/04/11 4:00pm

Watch two sons reunite their father with his beloved 1965 Chevrolet…

Although it pains us to say it, sometimes there are things more important in life than cars. Herb Younger is clearly a man familiar with this concept. » 11/12/11 2:00pm 11/12/11 2:00pm

Spoiler alert: it's the new 2012 Impala

The 2011 Chevy Impala is a car so dulled by age Willard Scott may soon wish it happy birthday. The 2012 Impala is the same car with a honeycomb grille and a flex-fuel engine. Is it 2013 yet? » 6/03/11 3:15pm 6/03/11 3:15pm

A Chevy Impala Wagon makes a great battering ram

Brian Posehn. Beer helmets. A Chevy Impala Wagon. Absolute destruction. Whether you find the music of Red Fang to be awesome or awful, you simply can't ignore the joy that comes from slapping a hunk of metal across the hood of an old GM wagon and blasting the crap out of something. » 5/24/11 10:00am 5/24/11 10:00am

1966 Chevrolet Bel Air

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a 1966 Chevrolet Bel Air. » 3/20/11 9:00am 3/20/11 9:00am

Classic Impala Lays Back To The Future Burnout

The last time a car laid twin stretches of flaming rubber, it wound up back in 1955, nine years before this burnout machine left the factory. Here in the modern day, what's next will be sweeeeet! [via smgriffo_25 and 0-60] » 1/28/11 3:30pm 1/28/11 3:30pm

Here's Your Chance to Own the Real Batmobile

Always wanted to own the car Batman drives on the big screen? If your Batmobile preference is the Batman Returns vintage and you have several hundred thousand dollars to play with, you too could patrol Gotham in style. » 1/15/11 11:00am 1/15/11 11:00am

'69 Impala Road Test: The 396 Can't Punch Its Way Through a Wet Kleenex!

Let's continue with the vintage Car & Track road tests with this visit to the race track by the new 1969 Chevrolet Impala. The reviewer seems more concerned with the lackluster 2-barrel 396 than he does with the alarming handling. » 8/22/10 1:00pm 8/22/10 1:00pm

Secret Facebook Places Beta Test Car Revealed

Those of you worried about Facebook Places invading your privacy — you have no idea how bad it gets. Just look at this Facebook Places beta Chevy. It's spreading. [Lamebook] » 8/19/10 1:30pm 8/19/10 1:30pm