Snow Makes 24 Hours Of LeMons Practice A Big, Hilarious Drifty Mess

The best weather we had all weekend for the 24 Hours of LeMons' North Dallas Hooptie race at Eagles Canyon Raceway was a few inches of powdery snow during the practice day. Needless to say, the race didn't happen, but a few of us went out for practice laps, anyway. » 3/01/15 9:12pm 3/01/15 9:12pm

Meet The Japanese 240SX Tuner Who Wants To Copy American Style

For decades, the import tuner scene in America was dominated by three magic letters: JDM. If you wanted a hot Japanese car, you wanted JDM parts, JDM engines, JDM style. Along the way we Americans developed our own aesthetic, and now, in a strange twist, it seems the Japanese are beginning to copy us. » 6/06/13 12:01pm 6/06/13 12:01pm

This Is Absolutely Not The Way To Drift A Nissan 240SX

I feel bad for the Nissan 240SX. I really do. I can remember when it was actually a respectable car, a fun and affordable little performance coupe for people who needed some rear-wheel-drive action in their lives. These days it seems all of them have been snatched up by idiots who think they know how to drift. » 4/05/13 5:43pm 4/05/13 5:43pm

A Very Jalopnik PSA: Torque Your Lugs

Many times the only sign that you've neglected the proper maintenance of your vehicle » 11/20/08 4:00pm 11/20/08 4:00pm is something important falling off, . Jalopnik commenter started off to work one morning only to have his wheel exit stage left shortly after takeoff and quickly make friends with a nearby bush. Thankfully, the only damage is a bent…

Custom Painted Valve Covers Keep Meatwad Warm

We stumbled across these custom hand-painted Nissan valve covers by accident, but it turns out they're the artwork of Pres, a fellow Jalopnik. Even if you're not familiar with Aqua Teen Hunger Force or this guy, you can still appreciate the originality of these creations. Hmm... maybe he could do Trogdor The Burninator » 3/07/08 10:40am 3/07/08 10:40am