What Road & Track Did After It Fired Everyone

After Road & Track fired just about everyone they made a smart move: hired two old Jalopnik editors. Congrats to Exec. Editor Sam Smith and Senior Editor John Krewson. Hearst's candy budget just tripled. » 7/09/12 12:25pm 7/09/12 12:25pm

Oversteer My Bagel: Buy Some Jalopnik On A T-Shirt!

A while back, someone emailed us a T-shirt design based on some of my caffeinated, candy-powered babbling. Thanks to the efforts of a few intrepid Jalopnik readers, you can now buy a copy of that shirt. Who's in? » 7/27/10 4:20pm 7/27/10 4:20pm

How My Dad's Cars Changed My Life

Father's Day is this Sunday. In honor of dads everywhere, we'd like to take a moment and consider where we'd be, car-wise, without our patresfamilias. This one's for you, pop. » 6/18/10 2:00pm 6/18/10 2:00pm

OK, New York: Sock It To Me

Last weekend, I moved from California to New York City. My wife and I are here until September, subletting a friend's apartment in Manhattan. One problem: Four days in, I'm already in withdrawal — I need cool car stuff. Bad. » 6/17/10 3:00pm 6/17/10 3:00pm

Oversteer My Bagel: Look Out World, Sam Is On A T-Shirt

A week ago, someone emailed us a design for what we are officially calling the World's Greatest Most Bestest Center Differential T-Shirt Ever What Ever Ruled the Land. Turns out people actually enjoy candy-fueled, caffeine-powered babbling. Who knew? » 3/30/10 1:00pm 3/30/10 1:00pm

Jim Russell Lancer Evolution Experience: Because Oversteer Kicks Ass

The Lancer Evolution Experience starts off like most driving schools: You are plopped in front of a chalkboard and lectured to. After that, you're sent out and made to get wicked sideways. And that's when you wake the hell up. » 11/09/09 4:00pm 11/09/09 4:00pm

This Man Has Eaten Entirely Too Much Candy

I had planned to use this space to say something clever, but last night, I ate my weight in Sour Patch Kids and pulled an all-nighter watching rally videos on YouTube. Tired? Yes. But I'm also Jalopnik's newest contributing writer. » 11/09/09 3:00pm 11/09/09 3:00pm