Robert Downey Jr. delivers real Iron Man bionic arm to armless kid

I'm a sucker for happy stories, I make no excuses. So, when I saw Alex—a seven-year-old boy who was born with a partially developed arm and loves superheroes—meeting with Tony Stark himself—played by Robert Downey Jr—my heart started to melt. Then I saw Alex in awe with his new bionic arm, I was like... » 3/12/15 6:18pm 3/12/15 6:18pm

Robert Downey, Jr. Has A Better Car Collection Than Tony Stark

Iron Man blows up a lot of cars, but he also has a lot of really cool ones sitting in his garage. At the same time, his collection is a bit unoriginal, don't you think? A Shelby Cobra, a Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, some assorted supercars... meh. I'll tell you who does it better: the man who plays him in real life,… » 9/09/14 1:29pm 9/09/14 1:29pm

Robert Downey Jr. actually owns a life-size, flying R/C Iron Man suit

Reason #187 that Robert Downey Jr. is pretty much the real-life Tony Stark: He has a 6-foot tall Iron Man "armor" that can fly and he can control remotely. To be fair, he probably won't be putting it on to stop bad guys anytime soon, because it's actually an awesome, custom-made toy. » 9/30/13 12:06pm 9/30/13 12:06pm

The Most Intrepid Superhero Spaceships

On Earth, superheroes can soar through the air and swing through the urban jungle like Tarzan. But when costumed crime-fighters go into deep space, they often need a ship to zoom around in. Here's a round up of insane and awesome superhero space vehicles. » 9/02/13 12:40pm 9/02/13 12:40pm

The World's Coolest Iron Man Game Is Still GTA IV—and It's Even Better

Five months ago, modder H1Vltg3 gave us an Iron Man script for Grand Theft Auto IV, and it was already loads better than the official Iron Man moviegame of 2008. With another five months' worth of polish, it's even better. » 5/25/13 4:37pm 5/25/13 4:37pm

This Audi Racing Team Dressed Up As Iron Man For Best Tie-In Ever

Audi has some very obvious product placement in Iron Man, which means that Audi's DTM (German touring car) race crew in Germany gets these Iron Man-style suits for their races. » 5/06/13 1:38pm 5/06/13 1:38pm

How Iron Man Destroyed $5.86 Million In Cars Alone

Tony Stark is a man of wealth and taste. He likes cars that are obscenely fast and ludicrously expensive, like the Audi R8 and the Saleen S7. But when he dons his Iron Man suit, cars get blown up. Specifically, his cars. And other people's cars. Also military equipment, aliens, and his enemies, but especially cars. » 5/04/13 3:00pm 5/04/13 3:00pm

10 DIY Iron Man Suits That Give Tony Stark a Run for His Money

Iron Man has finally returned to theaters across the country, inevitably leaving a lot of us lusting for our own set of red and gold armor. But it turns out that billions of dollars, a genius IQ, and the magic of Hollywood aren't required to realize that dream. At least, not for these brilliant amateur creations. » 5/03/13 10:29am 5/03/13 10:29am

Tony Stark Talks Smack In Iron Man 3 And Speeds Off In An Audi R8 E-Tron

Whether he's blowing stuff up as Iron Man or whipping his race car around Monaco, Tony Stark is nobody's bitch. And of course, he has excellent taste in automobiles.
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Tony Stark Dumped His Fake Acura NSX For An Audi R8 E-Tron In Iron Man 3

The latest trailer for Iron Man 3 dropped yesterday, and I had two major takeaways from it: First, the movie looks like it's going to be insanely awesome. Second, Tony Stark has apparently ended his dalliance with Acura and gone back to his first love, Audi. » 3/06/13 5:30pm 3/06/13 5:30pm

Gabby Douglas Wants The Avengers Acura NSX

While talking about her speculated multimillion-dollar net worth, Gabby Douglas professed her desire for a white AcuraNSX roadster, just like the one in The Avengers. What, no R8? » 8/16/12 4:20pm 8/16/12 4:20pm

Audi Calls Acura's New Hybrid NSX Sports Car 'Vaporware' On Twitter

Iron Man gave up his trademark R8 for an Acura NSX droptop in The Avengers, and it looks like Audi feels bitter about it. Why else would they diss the fictional character's ride on Twitter? » 7/10/12 2:30pm 7/10/12 2:30pm

Is Tony Stark Driving A $2 Million Bugatti Veyron In Iron Man 3?

Tony Stark will drive a Bugatti Veyron Hyper Sport in the next Iron Man movie, according to Latino Review. Hey Acura, no one cares about your NSX anymore. » 6/06/12 5:15pm 6/06/12 5:15pm

Tony Stark gets the Acura of our dreams in The Avengers

Iron Man 2 mostly served as a reminder that Tony Stark is kind of a dick, a sentiment The Avengers will only reinforce when Stark arrives in this poorly disguised Acura NSX replacement. It's another reminder to Acura's fanboys they'll probably never get one. Handsome dick. » 9/08/11 5:45pm 9/08/11 5:45pm

Join Jalopnik On Facebook, Win An Adorable Rocket Boost Iron Man

Want to win an awesome Iron Man Rocket Boost toy? We'll randomly select a winner from the commenters on the "Iron Man" thread on our official Jalopnik Facebook fan page. Details below. » 7/14/10 10:20am 7/14/10 10:20am

The Carnage Of Iron Man 2

Even for a metal-suited superhero film, Iron Man 2 destroyed an awful lot of cars. The list contains everything from smashed Rolls-Royce Phantoms to formula cars sliced in half by laser whips. Here's how the magic is made. » 5/14/10 12:00pm 5/14/10 12:00pm

Iron Man Needs An Audi R8 V10 Spyder To Get The Girl

Audi's Iron Man sponsorship tie-up continues with Tony Stark adding an Audi R8 V10 Spyder to his garage along with a chauvinistic tagline for the second movie. Because, you know, a multi-billionaire superhero needs a car to get laid. » 4/16/10 8:30am 4/16/10 8:30am

New Iron Man 2 Trailer Features Audi R8 V10 Spyder, More Scarlett

The second trailer for Iron Man 2 features the Audi R8 V10 Spyder spotted on the set earlier this year. Also, more Tony Stark quips, Scarlett Johansson and Sam Jackson. Let's call it Aluminum und Iron. » 3/08/10 8:30am 3/08/10 8:30am

New Iron Man 2 Footage Blows Up Monaco Grand Prix Track

Along with more footage of Tony Stark's psuedo-F1 racer getting Whiplashed a la the first Iron Man 2 Trailer, this behind-the-scenes footage shows a new Rolls-Royce getting spanked on the Circuit de Monaco. Oh, and Scarlett Johansson. » 3/01/10 2:00pm 3/01/10 2:00pm