Nissan Team Diary At The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill


A lone and scrappy Nissan Sentra SE-R run by LeMons / ChumpCar alumni ran against Honda and Mazda factory efforts at the 25 Hours of Thunderhill. Here is how they Survived the 25. » 12/12/10 2:00pm 12/12/10 2:00pm

LeMons Buttonwillow Rollover Remix (Punk Rock Version)


The closest finish in 24 Hours of LeMons history ended on the last lap with one pizza undelivered and a yellow aerodynamic brick winning the race. Here's the punk rock video remix. » 9/12/10 11:00am 9/12/10 11:00am

Blackjack! 21 Cars Of ChumpCar


The ChumpCar "L.A. Freeway Enduro" was held last weekend at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA. Here are the twenty-one cars and their stories as they competed in the two seven-hour enduros. » 7/17/10 3:30pm 7/17/10 3:30pm

Krider Racing Wins ChumpCar L.A. Freeway Enduro


After a frustrating second place finish due to mechanical problems on Saturday, Krider Racing came back with vengeance and won the Sunday ChumpCar enduro by six laps in their Big Sausage Pizza Delivery machine. » 7/11/10 8:00pm 7/11/10 8:00pm

Black Iron Racing Wins Saturday 7-Hour Enduro at ChumpCar


In an epic battle till the end with 34 seconds between the first and second place teams, Black Iron Racing bested Krider Racing-Big Sausage Pizza Delivery for the win at ChumpCar. » 7/11/10 2:00am 7/11/10 2:00am

Three Races In One Day. Could It Be Done?

My kids had a box cart race. I had a NASA endurance race on the same day over 250 miles away. My wife said, "You'll have to choose." I said, "I can do both… maybe." » 5/30/10 3:00pm 5/30/10 3:00pm

The GREEN Rally Challenge: Corvette Vs Fusion Hybrid

We put up Chevrolet's old-school classic, the Corvette (green in color), against Ford's new-school Ford Fusion Hybrid (gray on the outside, green on the inside), and ran ‘em both hard in a road rally. » 5/01/10 9:30am 5/01/10 9:30am

Germans Ecstatic: Western Endurance Racing Championship Results

The first race of NASA's 2010 Western Endurance Racing Championship series is in the history books. Some cars were victorious, some cars died, trophies were distributed and post-race beer was consumed. » 4/18/10 11:00am 4/18/10 11:00am

The Forum Wars TV: Let the Internet Whining Continue

The Forum Wars is the show that puts two different nerdy forum posters car guys from different automotive forums to do battle on the track. Let's see if they can drive like they type. » 4/17/10 2:30pm 4/17/10 2:30pm

Western Endurance Racing Championship this weekend

National Auto Sport Association's first race of the Western Endurance Racing Championship season begins this weekend and Jalopnik will bring you live coverage. » 4/17/10 8:30am 4/17/10 8:30am

13-Year-Old Navigator Key To Latest Road Rallye Win


With Driver Rob Krider behind the wheel and thirteen-year-old Navigator Gus Krider decoding the route instructions Krider Racing came home victorious at The Rallye Club's Bunny Coursemarker/Gimmick Rallye. » 4/04/10 6:00pm 4/04/10 6:00pm

Forum Wars Prepares To Settle Online Mustang-vs-350Z Battle Once and…

You've read 10 billion bombastic claims on car forums, and it's all been pretty much meaningless… until now. "The Forum Wars" will take those claims and put them on the real-world race track. Check out the tire-smoking, smack-talking trailer! » 3/28/10 2:00pm 3/28/10 2:00pm

Taking On The World In a Rental Car: Krider Racing at the NHRA Street…


Jalopnik headed out to Sacramento Raceway Park in Northern California to enjoy some Wednesday night street legal tire-smokin' mayhem. Does the rent-a-racer stand a chance against Corvette Z06s and boosted-to-hell-and-gone VTEC Civics? » 3/27/10 1:00pm 3/27/10 1:00pm

Krider Racing Lifestyle Brand™ Set To Conquer World, Starting With The…


A week after the Buttonwillow rollover veteran Krider Racing/Big Sausage Pizza Delivery Acura Integra won the "Good" class at the 24 Hours of LeMons Sears Pointless, their team T-shirt made an appearance on The Smoking Tire. » 3/21/10 4:00pm 3/21/10 4:00pm

Longest Distance Between Two Points? Road Rallye!

You won't be Travis Pastrana or Ken Block while you're participating in a local Coursemarker/Gimmick Road Rallye, but there are still trophies to be won. Check out The Rallye Club's latest Bay Area adventure. » 2/07/10 2:30pm 2/07/10 2:30pm

The Ghettocharged Eyesore Racing Miata Claims Another Trophy!

Eyesore Racing won the 24 Hours of LeMons last weekend at Phoenix and now they just won the ChumpCar World Series at the Streets of Willow Springs. » 1/31/10 5:30pm 1/31/10 5:30pm

Sun Rises at ChumpCar, Some Cars Actually Survived The Night

The fight was on all night at the ChumpCar World Series 24 hour enduro at the Streets of Willow Springs. I'll give you two guesses who was leading when the sun came up, but you'll only need one. » 1/31/10 3:45pm 1/31/10 3:45pm

Darkness at ChumpCar, Eyesore Ghettocharged Miata Leads

The sun has set at the ChumpCar 24 hour race at the Streets of Willow Springs. As the light left the track, the glow of heated brake rotors filled the desert scene. » 1/30/10 11:00pm 1/30/10 11:00pm

Green Green Green at ChumpCar!

Oil smoke is in the air at the Streets of Willow Springs in Southern California as the ChumpCar World Series 24 hour race began. Only 24 hours of racing separates one team from victory. Which team will it be? » 1/30/10 4:30pm 1/30/10 4:30pm

ChumpCar 24 Hours at the Streets of Willow Springs

The ChumpCar World Series 24 hour enduro begins today at The Streets of Willow Springs in Southern California. The question is, how many $500 cars will finish after 24 grueling hours? » 1/30/10 2:00pm 1/30/10 2:00pm