The Jaguar XFR-S Sportbrake Is A 186 MPH Wagon We Want Badly

With 550 horsepower and 501 foot pounds of torque from a supercharged 5.0 V8 and 59 cubic feet cargo space, the XFR-S Sportbrake is your classy alternative to an E63 AMG or an RS6 Avant. It's a big, ballsy pussycat. » 2/25/14 9:00am 2/25/14 9:00am

What It Will Take For Cadillac To Make An ATS Wagon

The Cadillac ATS is probably the best small sport sedan America has ever made. That's why I, like most Jalops, would love to see it get the chance to become the best small sport wagon America has ever made. Here's what has to happen first. » 1/24/14 5:35pm 1/24/14 5:35pm

Breaking: GM's Mark Reuss Still Wants A Goddamn American Wagon

There is no American station wagon sold here in the good old US of A, and for those of us who yearn for brown diesel manual transmission wagons (BDMTW, to you folks in the know), from America, this is A Problem. GM's Mark Reuss also thought this was A Problem, and good news! He still does. » 1/18/14 4:33pm 1/18/14 4:33pm

What's The Fastest Station Wagon Of All Time?

The oh-my-god-that's-gorgeous Volvo V60 Polestar we saw today, that's going to be a real thing next year, continues the tradition of Volvo wagons with an extra dab of power. With 0-60 in 4.9 seconds and a top speed limited to 155 mph, it's damn quick. But what are other faster, quicker wagons? » 11/26/13 11:44am 11/26/13 11:44am

GM Exec Wants A 'Contemporary Wagon' For America – Whatever That Is

Thank Volkswagen for still offering a totally normal wagon in the form of the Jetta SportWagen that has a price beginning with a 2. Because after that, all other wagons that aren't lifted or cladded or whatever are reserved for premium brands and are therefore considered expensive to most Americans. Now, though, GM… » 11/06/13 11:45am 11/06/13 11:45am

Wagons, SUVs, and families: The Jalopnik Identity Crisis

This is Jalopnik's identity crisis. There is no reason to hate high-performance SUVs. Yes, but Wagon. I actually agree with Travis' article AND the Jalop creedo that wagons are awesome. How is that you ask? Because families. So let's delve into why you actually need a vehicle larger than a Miata in the first place.… » 9/03/13 1:39pm 9/03/13 1:39pm

On the Origin of Automotive Taste: Wagon Lust and Nostalgia

The Plymouth Voyager. A 1995 model. Three rows of seats, a 3-speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission, and an inline-four churning out a nice, round 100 horsepower. The lower end member of the trifecta of Chrysler minivans, the Voyager was never intended to turn heads. Unexciting and forgettable by design, with no… » 6/04/13 2:48pm 6/04/13 2:48pm