Which International Scout Should I Buy: Original 80/800 Or Scout II?

Turns out buying an International Scout is tougher than I'd thought it'd be. When I finally land on one that feels right, a buyer flakes or somebody scoops it. But the biggest obstacle to getting a Scout has been my own indecisiveness; I can't decide which body style I like better! »5/02/14 11:14am5/02/14 11:14am

We Pick 'Em, You Choose 'Em: Vote For The Jalopnik Star Commenter Name

If only we knew what we were doing when we starting handing out gold stars to the commentariat. Though we may have given the impression that there was some sort of incredible genius behind our decisions, it was sort of a crap shoot. There are lots of deserving commenters out there who will, if they stop pleading, get… »4/02/08 4:30pm4/02/08 4:30pm

And The Best Post-Apocalyptic Vehicle Is... The Sisu XA-185

We had a late surge of votes for the best post-apocalytpic vehicle contest, though it didn't change the score that much. It turns out our readers love the flexibility, mobility and amphibious nature of the Finnish Sisu XA-185 (and other Sisu XA derivatives). With the Sisu getting first place with 28.7% of the vote and… »2/27/08 1:45pm2/27/08 1:45pm

Jalopnik Poll: Which Dodge Dart Should Nardelli Build?

Of all the facts in a New York Times article focusing on incoming Chrysler fearless leader Robert Nardelli, there was one that caught our eye. Mr. Nardelli's first car out of high school was a 1966 Dodge Dart. As Mr. Nardelli's love for the company dates back to this car, it seems only fitting that he spearhead the… »8/13/07 3:30pm8/13/07 3:30pm

Worst Survey Ever: Freep Runs Poll On US Auto Ownership With Dubious Merit

So the Detroit Free Press (and local TV station, WDIV) polled 800 Michigan residents about what kind of cars they own. The results were that 45 percent own GM products, 39 percent own a Ford, 22 percent own something from Chrysler, and 15 percent own a foreign car. Yeah, that's 111 121 percent. Here's the explanation… »7/26/06 2:45pm7/26/06 2:45pm