Bringing Automotive Media to Okinawa

The Ryukyu Kingdom, a chain of islands south of the main island of Japan, is better known today as Okinawa. Today, it serves as a beautiful vacation destination for people of Japan and international travelers alike. However, along with the beauty and serenity of its white, sandy, beaches and crystal blue water, it is… » 1/11/15 12:31pm 1/11/15 12:31pm

How Not to Screw Up the New Ferrari California

I recently viewed some new design patents from Ferrari that were on the Autocar website. They speculated that it’s more than likely they’re for the new California. The original California—yeah, that one—in my opinion at least, should accompany the Oxford English definition of elegant. With Eva Green sitting in it. » 10/14/13 3:44pm 10/14/13 3:44pm

Driving One of the World's Ten Best Roads You've Never Heard of...

A while ago Jalopnik posted "Ten great driving roads you've never heard of" and usually these articles don't find traction with me. This isn't a knock against the writers, the contributors, or Jalopnik, I just have no retention when it comes to leisure reading. However, that article in particular was one that stuck… » 4/16/13 12:08pm 4/16/13 12:08pm

How GM Confirmed We Scooped The New Corvette 13 Months Early

We revealed the first accurate renderings of the 2014 Corvette on Jalopnik well over a year before the official unveiling at last month’s Detroit Auto Show. Some pundits called it the "auto enthusiast scoop of the decade." I just call it a really great story. Although I can't tell you how we got that “scoop” — here's… » 2/21/13 12:22pm 2/21/13 12:22pm

The 100 Most Popular Jalopnik Posts Of 2012

Looking over the list of our 100 most popular posts of 2012 I was pleased to see that generally, you liked what we liked. Most of our list of favorite longreads of the year show up here, along with the much shorter posts we also loved. Almost all of the posts are new ones, but the occasional old story or random one… » 12/31/12 2:00pm 12/31/12 2:00pm