Sand Dune Ramping Gone Hilariously Wrong

From the screen capture, you'd think this is a standard "Hoons misjudge sand dune jump and stuff truck on the other side" deal. Well, you'd be partially right. The actual moronitude of this short but solid gold clip is far funnier than that. Congratulations sirs, you have secured todays Hoon of the Day, though your… » 5/02/08 12:40pm 5/02/08 12:40pm

And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Parts: Using Car Ramps

As we embark on a series of automobile maintenance basics and repair tips here on Jalopnik, we're thankful every day for the miracle of space-age polymers. Back when technology held endless promise for an easier and more efficient future, plastic was the answer. When it comes time for regularly scheduled wrenching… » 12/08/06 2:42pm 12/08/06 2:42pm