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Like the sun rising in the east or Donald Trump embarrassing himself, rising gas prices inevitably bring out a clutch of hucksters selling gizmos that magically boost fuel efficiency. They're scams, yet people still get suckered by the bushel.
Former Jalop Murilee Martin will also write for one of High Gear Media's 4,726 SEO-focused sites. We expect them to launch "DeSoto Reports" shortly. As always, we wish him the best of luck.
If you or someone you know loves writing, loves cars and knows their way around the Internet, there could be an internship waiting with Jalopnik. Here's how this works:
If you are calling the U.S. offices of a Japanese carmaker worried that your vehicle is somehow radioactive, please contact us, so we can update our official Who's Who of American Idiots.
A Jalopnik reader writes in to say a neighbor was robbed and the driver of this hatchback is suspected in the robbery. Photos from a surveillance vehicle show a red '80s/early '90s hatchback. But which one is it?
Last Friday, a liquor store in Milford, Del., was held up. The perpetrators are still on the loose, having escaped in an unidentified vehicle caught on surveillance photos. The question: What make, model and year of minivan is this?
Kyle Peters was killed riding his bike Tuesday when a vehicle struck the Canadian teenager. The driver fled, leaving behind only this 11" x 16" piece of black fiberglass. If you know what it is, leave a comment below. UPDATE!
Recently, much to our annoyance, some publications have misused some key automotive design terms. So, we worked with two automotive designers to create a handy guide to help you confidently point out the difference between your tumblehome and CHMSL.
The term "deer caught in the headlights" exists for a reason. Although they might look cute, deer are the dumbest animals on the planet. Here are some tips on how to avoid hitting them.
A Jaguar XFR recently suffered electrical failure while in my care, and its electronic shift lever became locked in Park. When the time came to tow it, the car had to be in neutral. Here's the trick to shifting it.