Would You Consider Buying a Really Small Pickup?

After seeing the Mexican-market VW Saveiro, Ford Courier, and Chevrolet Tornado, we can't help wishing that those of us who live north of the border could buy ourselves some penny-pinching, space-saving, car-chassis-based small pickups. » 4/17/10 6:00pm 4/17/10 6:00pm

We See One Problem With Your Getaway Vehicle, Mr. Rampage

Ultimate Fighting Championship Champ Quinton "Rampage" Jackson lived up to his nickname in Orange County Tuesday when he took his camouflage-covered Ford F-250 on a wild Grand Theft Auto-type run through the city, until being pulled over and arrested at gunpoint by local police. How'd they find Jackson? There's a… » 7/16/08 10:40am 7/16/08 10:40am

What Every Rampage Needs: Sexy Chick In Space!


We thought we'd seen every possible accessory a Dodge Rampage could possibly need, but we were wrong. Oh, so very wrong. TheEastBayKid found this 1984 Dodge Rampage with Sub Lime paint and a custom-etched mural entitled Sexy Chick In Space on the rear glass. Yes! This is right on so many levels that all I can do is… » 3/18/08 12:00pm 3/18/08 12:00pm

What's Your Favorite Example of Caminoization?

DAFamino. Ladamino. Continentalero. Cubepage. For years now, we've had a disturbing obsession healthy fascination for cars with truck beds, be they factory models or duct-tape-and-Pabst backyard jobs. So, in honor of the newly-revealed Pontiac G8 El Camino and today's El Camino craziness, we've gone and put together a… » 3/17/08 4:30pm 3/17/08 4:30pm

What Should We Call A Charger Pickup?

Tipster Phillip, who has already obtained a PCH Tipster T-shirt for letting us know about the Playboy Jimmy, just keeps the tips coming with these shots of an early Dodge Charger-with-truck-bed he got at the 2007 Houston Autorama. The question is, what do we call this car? Dodge made a front-driver cartruck called the … » 11/28/07 10:30am 11/28/07 10:30am

Denver Deadhead Rampage!

Remember the Dodge Rampage? Yes, for a while in the mid-80s you could get a factory-built Dodge Omniamino, but these days they're as rare as pastel leg warmers and cellphones that weigh 20 pounds. Fortunately, loyal Denver-based reader Kitt had camera at the ready when she spotted this fine example of the Little… » 10/03/07 3:30pm 10/03/07 3:30pm

S3 Driver Freaks Out, Goes on Rampage at Audi Gathering

DATELINE — Ocean City, Maryland. The apparent owner of a rare Audi S3 went batshit at the H20 gathering here, thrashing his Mexican-entry import on a nearby dirt track, before veering off the track, hitting a vendor's trailer and sideswiping a Jetta. He was finally cold-busted by Maryland state troopers after he… » 10/02/07 10:11am 10/02/07 10:11am

Jalopnik Gets Massively Mopar At The 2007 Chrysler Employee Motorsport …

We took a moment out of our lazy busy weekend schedule to head on up to Auburn Hills and the Daimler Chrysler Tech Center for the annual auto show for the Chrysler Employee Motorsport Association (CEMA). Although they've been doing it for 18 years, this is only the second time we've been lucky enough to… » 6/11/07 12:00pm 6/11/07 12:00pm

Chicago Premiere: Dodge Rampage Concept Pickup

Dodge rolled out a Hemi-powered truck concept this morning — the Rampage — that finds its closest analog in the Honda Ridgeline. It's a surprising direction, considering Ridgie's slow uptake in the truck market. Maybe Dodge is planning to steal Honda's not-quite thunder by doing a better unit-body pickup in coming… » 2/08/06 12:32pm 2/08/06 12:32pm