It’s a common misconception that the only race cars Americans know how to make either don’t turn right or don’t turn at all. Jalopnik readers chose the ten cars that showed the world that the US can build them better, faster, and greater than the rest.
A world without a Soviet Union, the economic boom, the personal computer and the introduction of the internet! It’s the 1990s, baby, and Bond is back with a new actor, a female boss, and questionable relevance. Oh boy, does GoldenEye manage to juggle a lot.
Cars have never been as uniformly powerful or capable as they were in 2014, but this year has been far from perfect.
It's just that, well, we've been waiting for so long.
If your city is a clogged, smoggy, water-shortaged mess today, what do you think it's going to be like in another few decades?
There's a particular moment in a car's history where the name finally burrows into the collective unconscious of the world as a whole.
Sometimes it's hard to see the real qualities of a car behind all of its stereotypes.
There are all kinds of lessons you can read on how to be a better trackday driver, or how to become a pro drifter, or how to enter local rallies. But here's something you could actually use: how to make your highway commute a little more bearable.
Movie drag races are different than normal drag races. The burnouts are bigger. They shift more frequently. They take much longer than they should. And they're just more badass. Here are the ten greatest drag races ever seen in cinema history.
From flying DeLoreans to secret agent Aston Martins, these are the car moments in film that everyone knows, that are ingrained into our collective unconscious.
Some movie cars perfectly fit the bill, automotive expressions of their characters. Then there's this crap.
If you thought your neighbor's stanced Subaru was obnoxious, prepare to have your mind blown.
Prepare yourself for the most over-the-top examples of the film industry's most over-the-top trope: the car chase.
Spaceships, flying cars, and rocket boosters: these are the craziest designers in the history of the auto industry.
Way too much free time? Bored at work? Well, your smartphone is more powerful than your PC used to be not that long ago, so what are you waiting for?
They have license plates, just like a Camry. They have brakes and tires, and a steering wheel, just like a Camry. But they are not like a Camry, because if you don't respect them, you end up in a ditch.
Auto racing started as a gentleman's sport, but that doesn't mean the drivers are always very gentlemanly. Sometimes things get a little physical.
Think Tesla is revolutionizing the car world with battery-swapped electric luxury cars? You might be surprised that everything old is new again.
The 24 Hours of Le Mans is the world's most prestigious endurance racing series. Since 1923, it has been the greatest challenge of driving skill and racecar engineering. And the next one starts tomorrow...
A bit of beige here, a touch of forgotten heritage there, all spiced up with lack of innovation. Welcome to the most boring car makers of 2013.