TV Reporter Is Worst Car Thief Ever

Take a hammer, smash a car's glass, steal stuff inside, make sure to scare the paranoid viewer. It's a simple enough assignment but this TV Reporter couldn't muster enough oomph to break the glass on a junkyard Oldsmobile. » 5/27/10 2:30pm 5/27/10 2:30pm

Edward Kennedy, Statesman And Terrible Driver, Dead At 77

Senator Edward "Teddy" Kennedy (D-MA), the "Lion Of The Senate" and the only man to lose the Presidency because of an auto accident, passed away Tuesday night at his Massachusetts home. Jalopnik remembers the man and his legend below. » 8/26/09 11:30am 8/26/09 11:30am

Play It Smart- Put Your Dough On A 1956 Oldsmobile 88

A 1956 Olds 88 was the first car I ever rode in » 9/09/08 11:00am 9/09/08 11:00am, so it was pretty cool to find this ad, in which "Pete," apparently under the influence of then-legal peyote, speaks of himself in the third person to the local Oldsmobile dealer and explains why GM would never, dump the Oldsmobile marque. You got a big (for '56)…