Meet The Guys Who Paid $4 Million For The Lamborghini Veneno Before…

You think you were excited about what Lamborghini was unveiling at Geneva? We talked to two of the three gentlemen who bought a Lamborghini Veneno for more than $4 million before they ever set eyes on the real thing. That's love... and a lot of faith in Lamborghini's designers. » 3/12/13 3:34pm 3/12/13 3:34pm

Cruising Bob’s Big Boy In Dax Shepard's 650 HP Lincoln

Remember that funny looking guy from Idiocracy? No, not the guy with the jaw, the guy with the big nose. That's Dax Shepard. Well, it turns out he's a serious car nut and just made the first-ever car movie that your girlfriend's going to want to watch. The other night, we fired up his 650 wheel horsepower Continental… » 8/10/12 4:00pm 8/10/12 4:00pm

This Co-Ed Entrepreneur Launched A "Walk Of Shame" Shuttle Service

It's St. Valentine's Day, which means couples eating heart-shaped pizzas at home and lonely people hooking up like sweaty electromagnets. For the former there's Tums, for the latter at The University of Michigan there's Senior Kellyann Wargo, who just launched a Walk of Shame Shuttle to ferry the lovesick and hungover… » 2/14/12 4:30pm 2/14/12 4:30pm

How this 60-year-old became the fastest man up the mountain

Pikes Peak is one of the most treacherous venues in all of racing — maybe in all of sports — hell, maybe in all of anything. Each year, dozens of hardened teams of racers attempt the seemingly impossible task of assaulting this 14,115-foot mountain and being crowned the fastest man to the top. » 7/05/11 10:30am 7/05/11 10:30am

Jason Castriota: Stile Bertone Mantide, Pininfarina P4/5 Designer

While in Shanghai, we sat down and interviewed the designer of the Pininfarina P4/5 and controversial, ZR1-based, Stile Bertone Mantide. What does this Jalopnik-reading young sports car designer have to say? » 4/24/09 12:00pm 4/24/09 12:00pm

Smart To America: Why Not Drive 18-Wheelers?

OK, not really. But in this Newsweek interview with Smart USA President David C. Schembri, he smartly responds to the timeworn, "isn't bigger safer?" with, "The logical conclusion to that question is that we should all be driving locomotives or 18-wheelers." And good for him. Anyhow, it's a playful interview considering… » 9/19/07 10:30am 9/19/07 10:30am

Sweatin' the Oldies: Buick Manager Aims for Younger, Luxury Buyers

Sweet mother of Adlai Stevenson; the average Buick buyer is 65 years old. We knew the GM brand had an older crowd, but holy smokes; we didn't expect golden years — and that's after a drop of 10 to 15 years on average since it introduced SUVs. Not that there's anything wrong with that, of course (65 is the new 50), but… » 4/18/06 9:38am 4/18/06 9:38am