The Dark Secret Of The Only Car To Appear On American Paper Money

The government would love to keep you from knowing any of this. If they had it their way, Jalopnik would be shut down and I'd be thrown into one of the secret gulags the Department of  the Treasury operates inside Roosevelt's nostrils on Mt.Rushmore. But I won't keep quiet anymore. I'm gonna blow the lid off this thing… » 2/27/13 1:15pm 2/27/13 1:15pm

1931 Ford Model A Down On The Chilean Street

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the Island That Rust Forgot. Pulloa follows up the Punta Arenas Peugeot 404 with this Dearborn classic. » 12/20/09 2:00pm 12/20/09 2:00pm

This Might Be The Most Badass Model A Ford Ever

We know, you can find Model As stuffed with Pro Mod motors, J47 jet engines, you name it. But we still think that the Finnish madmen who built this (mostly) stock-looking '29 A into a Cosworth-powered super sleeper have achieved a level of Model A badassery that will be hard to surpass. They've made a DOHC Cosworth BDA … » 1/23/08 1:30pm 1/23/08 1:30pm

1979 Shay Model A Ford Replica

Remember the Classic Motor Carriages Gazelle ('29 Mercedes SSK replica built on a Chevette chassis) we saw a few months ago? The one that's been open to the elements for several years now, enraging its parking-challenged neighborhood as its owner moves it just often enough to avoid getting towed? With a For Sale sign… » 1/18/08 9:00am 1/18/08 9:00am

We Still Hate Aaron Von Minden: 1930 Model A Coupe

The dashing Aaron Von Minden, who no doubt can cut a rug with the best of them and almost certainly causes the ladies to swoon as he rolls by in only the freshest of rides, has tossed over a few new shots of his '30 A Coupe. And as Independence Day looms, what could be more American than a chopped five-window with an… » 7/03/06 4:00pm 7/03/06 4:00pm