Local Hoon Absolutely Terrorizes Townfolk With Porsche 911 GT3RS

The small North Carolina town of Weddington lives its days cowering in fear, listening intently for the onslaught of a local villain. A monster is on the loose, terrifying all who come upon it. Yes, friends, it is that which we are all afraid of – a random dude in a Porsche 911 GT3RS. Repent! Repent! » 3/29/14 4:19pm 3/29/14 4:19pm

Tesla Scores Another Victory Against Car Dealers In North Carolina

Another week, another victory for Tesla in their ongoing war with car dealerships. This time it's in North Carolina, whose legislature has backed off on a bill that would have blocked Tesla sales in that state. » 6/27/13 3:32pm 6/27/13 3:32pm

NC Wants Hybrid And Electric Car Owners To Pay A Fee For Efficiency

You'd think electric and hybrid cars said something awful about North Carolina's mom, what with how they want to ban Tesla sales and now this extra fee for hybrid and electric car owners. I don't think the reason is that a Prius suggested that sweet Mrs.Carolina put a Whopper on lay-away, but rather that old favorite… » 5/31/13 4:00pm 5/31/13 4:00pm

Enterprising North Carolina Tow Truck Drivers Are Taking Cars Across…

As cleanup continues, Snor'eastercane Sandy's wrath is still being felt in many locales along the Atlantic coast. On Hatteras Island, North Carolina the hurricane damaged the only bridge on and off the island, and also left parts of the coast weak when a nor'easter hit a week later. » 12/05/12 10:30am 12/05/12 10:30am

North Carolina Needs Jalopnik Brains!

You know what's great? You. I mean it— this is not my usual sucking up to the readers before I squeeze out another lame idea I desperately want approval for. By "great" I really should be more specific. I mean "great at identifying cars." » 10/09/12 1:30pm 10/09/12 1:30pm

Community Rallies To Support The Cabbie Beaten To A Pulp By A US Marine

Last week, cab driver Charles Hawkesworth was brutally attacked by one of his late night passengers, a US Marine. Now, as the attacker is finally being charged with a felony, Hawkesworth's North Carolina community is banding together to support him in the best way we can imagine. » 9/13/12 2:30pm 9/13/12 2:30pm

See Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Secret Race Car Graveyard With Google Maps

NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. isn't a car collector. He's a car hoarder. Want evidence? Just turn to Google Maps to see the smashed-up race car graveyard on his massive property outside of Mooresville, North Carolina. » 4/10/12 12:00pm 4/10/12 12:00pm