The Trashiest A-Body?

While a number of Los Jalops agree that the GM A-bodies were the best-sorted and best-looking vehicles of the musclecar era, and 1970 is regarded by numerous muscle-heads as the platform's finest year, both in terms of styling — and certainly in terms of power — here's another question. Which example is the trashiest?… » 8/09/07 2:45pm 8/09/07 2:45pm

Jalopnik Poll: How Low Can Gas Prices Go?

Ok, it may be a bit ridiculous when gas is cheaper than crappy bottled water. But whatever, I'm in fat city. That's because although I thought I was lucky to fill up at the pump earlier this week at the price of $1.99(9), this morning, not only did I beat that price — I killed it. I drove up to the local Speedway… » 1/19/07 10:15am 1/19/07 10:15am

DAF vs. FAF: The Final Battle

To the aggravation of some and the amusement of others, two of the guys who exist in the form of Jalopnik.com have been at war for the last week over a couple of vaguely ridiculous European cars. The Loverman has come down on the resin-encrusted side of Dutch manufacturer DAF, while Davey G. has gone on record as… » 12/15/06 7:45pm 12/15/06 7:45pm

Jalopnik Detroit Poll: Best Concept; Update on a Theme

Yes folks, the late 1960s bit back hard on Detroit's ass this year, with carmakers introducing a number of concept prototypes inspired by models of yore. With ways to go wrong numbering in the millions, their cars — the Chrysler Imperial, Dodge Challenger, Chevrolet Camaro, Lamborghini Miura and Mini Traveller —… » 1/13/06 11:48am 1/13/06 11:48am