Russian Underground Stations Look Even More Stunning In Black and White

These photos of Saint Petersburg and Moscow Metro system were taken by Russian photographer Andrey Kruglikov, also known as subwayspecial on Instagram. They highlight the rich architecture that Muscovites see on their daily commutes. » 12/23/14 7:41pm 12/23/14 7:41pm

Eye-Poppingly Gorgeous Underground Stations from Around The World

The history of rapid-transit began 150 years ago, with the opening of the Metropolitan Railway in London in 1863. In the next century and a half, dozens of architects and engineers have worked on underground tunnels and stations. Some are abandoned now, but others are as good as new. Here are some of the most… » 5/21/13 5:27pm 5/21/13 5:27pm

How to beg your way into a Group B rally car

At the top of Goodwood is the rally paddock and a 2 minute, 20-second forest stage that I raced down in Ken Block's Ford Fiesta. It was awesome, but the moment I got out of Ken's car I ran straight to the Group B paddock and started begging for rides. I'm riding in a Group B if it's the last thing I do. » 7/15/11 10:30am 7/15/11 10:30am

Watch Harlan Ellison shill for the Geo Metro

The LS-powered Geo from earlier today got me thinking about old Geo commercials. Which is how I found myself on YouTube looking for the old "No Matter What" commercial as well as finding sci-fi writer Harlan Ellison. » 3/23/11 1:00pm 3/23/11 1:00pm

Least desirable Group B rally car selling for $50K

Group B rally cars like the Delta and Ford RS200 regularly sell for seven-figure prices. This MG Metro 6R4 is probably the worst Group B rally car ever, but because it's a Group B rally car you still want it. » 3/22/11 3:30pm 3/22/11 3:30pm

This is the Toyota of escalators

Thanks to geography, Washington D.C.'s subway system has more escalators — 588 — than any other system in North America. Which also means D.C. has more broken escalators, such as this one that experienced runaway Toyota-itis last fall. H/T Demon-Xanth! » 2/28/11 5:15pm 2/28/11 5:15pm

Getting To Know The 1990 Geos

What did The General need most of all in the late 1980s? You got it, another marque! All those Suzukis and Toyotas being built in California and Ontario needed friendly Detroit-style badging, not to mention those Japan-built Isuzus. » 8/15/10 12:00pm 8/15/10 12:00pm

Ten Amazing Facts About Dubai's Five-Star Subway System

Dubai is one of the most opulent places on earth, and its remarkable subway system reflects this fact, with palatial stations, high-tech trains, and first-class accommodations. Alex Ion of DeviceMAG took this look at the system's high points. —Ed. » 8/09/10 12:30pm 8/09/10 12:30pm

Teen Poses As Metro Driver, Steals Bus, Crashes

A 19-year-old bus freak acquired a Washington, D.C. Metro driver's uniform and got himself assigned a bus route Sunday. He was doing great, driving the route as assigned, until he crashed into a tree. He was then arrested. [WaPo] » 7/12/10 10:40am 7/12/10 10:40am

The Geo Metro Is One Of The Greatest Cars Ever Built

The Geo Metro often serves as a punch line for small-car jokes, but even modest machines have their benefits. To illustrate this, we've invited Jalopnik reader Matt Moore to speak about the distinguished joys of the sweet Met life. » 5/12/10 11:00am 5/12/10 11:00am

Geo Metro-mino: The Ecomod Work Truck

Thanks to 25 MPG fuel economy and a $22K price, the Ford Transit Connect is being sold as an affordable, efficient commercial vehicle. Pshaw. The Metro-amino will get twice the mileage for a tenth of the price. » 1/05/10 10:00am 1/05/10 10:00am

Warning: This Geo Metro Is Not A Ferrari

We've seen fake Ferraris, but few as bold as this convertible Geo Metro redubbed the "Dino GT 760." The attention to detail is admirable, but we're sure every dead Italian is spinning in their graves like a twin-turbo V8. » 12/29/09 9:30am 12/29/09 9:30am

1961 Nash for $16,500 Cash!

Generally, describing a car as an appliance is pejorative, indicating it is dull as dishwater. Today Nice Price or Crack Pipe brings you a car that's totally not boring, but does look an awful lot like a refrigerator. » 9/23/09 7:00am 9/23/09 7:00am

Hyundai ix-Metro Concept: Korea's Got The Good Drugs

Recently, concept cars have become boring. Most are thinly disguised production-destined vehicles lacking a certain amount of crazy-cool. The Frankfurt Motor Show is shaping up to buck that trend. Example? The Hyundai ix-Metro has plenty of crazy. » 9/04/09 11:00am 9/04/09 11:00am

Project Car Hell, 10 Painful Choices Edition: Go For Buttonwillow 24…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose the project that's the coolest... and most hellish! Are you thinking of entering the Buttonwillow Histrionics 24 Hours Of LeMons, but just can't find the right car? » 2/15/09 2:30pm 2/15/09 2:30pm

1988 Geo Metro: No Matter What!

Unless you put a CBR900RR engine in one, the '88 Geo Metro hatchback is a downright cute little gas sipper. It's tough to argue with 53 city MPG, though we remain skeptical about that figure. » 1/29/09 4:40pm 1/29/09 4:40pm

24 Hours Of LeMons Arse Freeze-A-Palooza Über Gallery: The General's…

You naysayers who want to claim that the Geo Metro is really a Suzuki can go away now, because we say a GM car- albeit a Honda-powered one- won this race! The rest of the GM field was far from Camaro-only, which is always good to see; nothing against Camaros, mind you, but they've been pretty numerous in LeMons events… » 1/09/09 2:00pm 1/09/09 2:00pm

Barrett-Jackon To Auction Geo Metro

The Barrett-Jackson auctions are typically filled with expensive classic cars and other exotics, so why are they auctioning off a Geo Metro of all things? » 1/02/09 2:30pm 1/02/09 2:30pm

And The Arse Freeze-A-Palooza LeMons Winner Is: The Metro Gnome…

Toilet plunger differential grease seal and all, the Metro Gnome CBR900RR-powered Geo has won the 2008 24 Hours Of LeMons Arse Freeze-A-Palooza! » 12/28/08 9:40pm 12/28/08 9:40pm