A Very Jalopnik PSA: Torque Your Lugs

Many times the only sign that you've neglected the proper maintenance of your vehicle » 11/20/08 4:00pm 11/20/08 4:00pm is something important falling off, . Jalopnik commenter started off to work one morning only to have his wheel exit stage left shortly after takeoff and quickly make friends with a nearby bush. Thankfully, the only damage is a bent …

If You Run Into Something And Don't Realize It, You May Have A Brain…

When we found out that political commentator Robert Novak was running around in his black Corvette with a homeless person on his hood, we sort of assumed the worst. Little did we know, the worst actually meant that Novak had an undiagnosed brain tumor. From the AP article: » 7/29/08 4:00pm 7/29/08 4:00pm

We knew that a brain tumor could cause all…

Icy Roads: Good For Hoonage, Bad For Insurance Rates


[Jalopnik Public Service Announcement] We're supposedly going to get our first "snowfall" of the year here in Detroit tonight and we thought maybe it could be a good time to remind all of our readers to be safe on the roads this winter. Each year countless millions die of ice-related driving accidents until they are… » 11/21/07 8:00am 11/21/07 8:00am