The Ten Most Outrageous Pre-Production Prototypes Ever Tested

Car companies build pre-production prototypes to test new car technology hidden under disguised Frankenstein bodies. Sometimes these development mules end up being higher on our wish list than the final product. » 9/04/13 11:17am 9/04/13 11:17am

Proof Ford's working on AWD Fiesta-based crossover

This Ford Fiesta mule spotted by a Jalopnik reader near Ford's Dearborn HQ shows a taller, possibly AWD crossover rolling on Ford's small car platform. Unlike the Ford B-Max concept from Geneva, this mule gets its height from a revised suspension. » 3/04/11 3:00pm 3/04/11 3:00pm

Spy Photos: Chevrolet Camaro Mule?

Ok, we've no idea how to call this one, but there's some discussion going on over at GMInsideNews as well as Automochatter about whether or not that picture you see above is a powertrain mule for the new Chevy Camaro. The photo shows what looks to be a Holden Commodore with some bolted on fender flares that's lost a… » 4/20/07 5:42pm 4/20/07 5:42pm