The Weird And Wonderful Cars Of The First Mexican 1000 Rally

When you think of Citroën rally cars, the last thing that comes to your mind is the lovely DS, yet that's just what someone chose to tackle the Baja in the inaugural 1967 running of the National Off-Road Racing Association's Mexican 1000. This film, "27 Hours to La Paz," chronicles that first race. » 2/16/15 7:45pm 2/16/15 7:45pm

Oops! Dakar Riders Arrested For Riding Over Archaeological Site

As far as worst case rally scenarios go, getting arrested in a foreign country lies just beneath unrepairable failures and spectacular race-ending crashes. Two riders at Dakar found out the hard way that the route exists for a reason: so you don't go over an archaeological site by accident. » 1/09/15 8:02pm 1/09/15 8:02pm

Your Ridiculously Awesome And Muddy Wallpaper Is Here

We post a lot of pretty race cars and trailer queens here on the weekend wallpaper, but sometimes you feel the inner need deep inside your soul to know that a car has lived a hard life well. And you can prove it with mud. » 10/26/13 5:00pm 10/26/13 5:00pm

This Insane, Off-Roading Motorhome Ran The Baja 1000

Getting publicity in the auto industry is easy. You build something, invite journalists, feed them shrimp and boom! — page inches. But what if you're an also-ran RV company in the late '60s looking to kick the competition in its smug, Winnebago ass? You build a custom, butane-powered motorhome powerful and tough… » 3/07/13 4:13pm 3/07/13 4:13pm

You Can't Ignore The Awesomeness Of A Powerful Electric Dune Buggy

The same people who drove an incredibly fast electric BMW M3 up Pikes Peak this May are back with something even more exciting: an all-electric offroad racecar built for the Baja 1000. » 12/10/12 12:00pm 12/10/12 12:00pm

Watch An Off Road Racing Truck Barrel Roll Its Way Across The Finish…

Typically in motorsports winning a race is the best way to guarantee a memorable finish to a race. We have to hand it to off road racer Mike Klensin for coming up with a different path to the same result—even if that wasn't what he intended. » 2/18/12 11:00am 2/18/12 11:00am

Ken Block Snags Win At Rally New York USA

Block strikes again! The HoonLord, Kenneth Block, has snagged his second win at the 2009 Rally New York USA; only his second tarmac rally ever. » 4/08/09 4:30pm 4/08/09 4:30pm

Guess That Rally Car: 100 Acre Wood Edition

It's bright red, loud and generally makes the greenies unhappy. No, it's not Rush Limbaugh; it's a rally car! Submit your guesses inside for fame and glory. » 3/03/09 4:20pm 3/03/09 4:20pm

EXCLUSIVE: Sno*Drift Pastrana, Block In-Car Rally Video

It's impossible to imagine what it's like to blast down limited access roads in a full race rally car at far above paralegal speeds, but the exclusive video below will get you close. » 2/12/09 6:00pm 2/12/09 6:00pm

2009 Sno*Drift Rally: Michigan's Great Motorsport Secret

Up in Northern Michigan, the rally action is as furious as ever. Join us below for our mega gallery of what can only be described as Michigan's great motorsport secret. » 2/09/09 5:15pm 2/09/09 5:15pm

Once Upon A Time In Mexico: PUTC Hoons A Hummer H2 SUT In The Baja 500

While the General may be trying to sell off the Hummer brand, that didn't stop a few of the Humvee-wannabes from being deployed down to Mexico to wage war in the Baja 500. Proving — or at least attempting to prove — the H2, H2 SUT and H3 aren't just suburban soft-roading sissy-mobiles. Jalopnik superfriend, Mike… » 6/06/08 9:40am 6/06/08 9:40am