New York State Police Ticket Dozens Of Exotic Turkeys Sunday

State police pulled over some 100 cars and issued over 30 tickets as hundreds of exotics, some doing more than 100 mph, flooded Route 17 near New York's Monticello Motor Club Sunday. Turkey Run? Yes. (H/t to VMA1T!) [RecordOnline] » 11/15/10 9:00am 11/15/10 9:00am

California Dreamin’ November Road Rallying In A Convertible


Even though it's November, the weather is great in California so we dropped the top on the appropriate car, a Ford Mustang GT/CS (the CS stands for California Special) and ran a road rallye. » 11/13/10 11:00am 11/13/10 11:00am

Peking-To-Paris Rally: Drive Outer Mongolia In An Antique Car

This year's Peking-to-Paris Rally kicked off in Beijing today, with 97 antique vehicles prepped for a 9,000-mile trek through the roughest roads Asia can muster. Would you try to ride from Ulaan Baatar to Tashkent on an 8-hp motorcycle? » 9/10/10 1:30pm 9/10/10 1:30pm

The GREEN Rally Challenge: Corvette Vs Fusion Hybrid

We put up Chevrolet's old-school classic, the Corvette (green in color), against Ford's new-school Ford Fusion Hybrid (gray on the outside, green on the inside), and ran ‘em both hard in a road rally. » 5/01/10 9:30am 5/01/10 9:30am

13-Year-Old Navigator Key To Latest Road Rallye Win


With Driver Rob Krider behind the wheel and thirteen-year-old Navigator Gus Krider decoding the route instructions Krider Racing came home victorious at The Rallye Club's Bunny Coursemarker/Gimmick Rallye. » 4/04/10 6:00pm 4/04/10 6:00pm

2009 Bullrun: Big Apple Means Big Horsepower And Big... Everything Else!

Jalopnik » 7/11/09 7:20pm 7/11/09 7:20pm reader and photographer was on hand to capture the road send-off in lower Manhattan this morning. Here's his gallery of the high horsepower, high heels and often highly over-sized egos. This year's running of the Bull goes from the 10th to the 17th of July and runs from New York to Austin, Texas. As…

Pony Express: Saleen to Build Special-Edition Mustangs for Road Rally

Cannonball Run Europe, one of the many high-profile road rally events making the world's idle rich just slightly less idle, is expanding to the US. The founders are inaugurating a new event in mid-2007 called the Great American Run. But more newsworthy than that is its confirmed partner in crime, as it were. That… » 1/27/07 9:23pm 1/27/07 9:23pm

Reverend Dave Rally Report #1

My mysterious absence yesterday can now be explained. Every year a group of journos from the Midwest get together at Road America in the wilds of Wisconsin to test the latest offerings from the automakers. This year there were more cars than ever and the weather was more than kind. Early in the morning it looked like… » 5/03/06 1:04pm 5/03/06 1:04pm

Alex Roys Bullrun 2005 Wrap-up, Day 7

DAY 7: San Francisco - Hearst Castle - Los Angeles Finish Line, July 29th

The Final Battle & The Price of Hubris

Tensions are always high on a rally's final day — laggards want to demonstrate that the fortunes spent on their cars weren't wasted, and the leading drivers give no quarter in their desire to enter the…

» 8/16/05 4:01pm 8/16/05 4:01pm

Alex Roys Bullrun 2005 Wrap-up, Day 6

DAY 6: Reno — Infineon Raceway — San Francisco

July 28th

What happens when 40+ CHP cruisers meet 60+ supercars? Team Polizei didn't want to find out, so we consulted with the Reno Police, who suggested we skip the massive CHP presence on Interstate toward San Francisco and take a longcut south via Route 50. Team…

» 8/11/05 11:00am 8/11/05 11:00am

Alex Roys Bullrun 2005 Wrap-up, Day 5

DAY 5 - Salt Lake City - Bonneville Salt Flats - Reno July 27th

Anyone who's ever wondered whether a police helicopter can be outrun need only have joined us on July 27th ...

But first ... the 2005 Official Bullrun Punk Rock Band The Numchucks led a raucous party at a local bar the night before, and this led to…

» 8/05/05 11:48pm 8/05/05 11:48pm

Alex Roys Bullrun 2005 Wrap-up, Day 2

Alex's latest dispatch from the 2005 Bullrun rally, in which he participated as Team Polizei, driving a 2005 Mercedes/Renntech CL600 "Polizei Interceptor." Repeat after us, "It's a rally not a race, it's a rally not a race..." » 8/02/05 12:41pm 8/02/05 12:41pm

Ambulance Chasing: Alex Roys Latest Gumball 3000 Video

In his latest video-clip release, Alex Roy shows how much he's learned from New York cabbies, as he and Team Polizei reap the traffic-dodging benefits of trailing an ambulance that's in code red. This one reminds us of threading a needle, only with more speeding trucks coming head-on, and less actual thread. We'll… » 7/24/05 8:39am 7/24/05 8:39am

Brava Firenze: Alex Roy's Gumball 3000 Police Escort

Back story: During the Italian leg of the Gumball 3000 rally in Europe this past May, Alex Roy, Jalopnik's road-rally correspondent, lead pilot of Team Polizei and king of all media, asked a few Italian police officers (in an Alfa Romeo 145 Subaru Legacy) where they could find a gas station. What followed may be the… » 7/14/05 10:09am 7/14/05 10:09am