Your Ridiculously Awesome Detroit Auto Show Wallpapers Are Here

Auto shows are about one thing above all else - looking at cool cars. As one of the photographers covering the event, I've compiled a few of the best high-resolution wallpaper-worthy shots for your viewing pleasure, taken with my very own camera. Enjoy. » 1/18/15 12:00pm 1/18/15 12:00pm

Your Ridiculously Awesome LA Auto Show Wallpapers Are Here

Earlier this week I visited the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show with the specific objective of taking pictures of cars until my camera's shutter exploded. Out of the thousands of shots that we took, here are some that desperately need to be on your desktop. » 11/22/14 5:00pm 11/22/14 5:00pm

Proof A DeLorean DMC-12 Is A Great Car To Drive On A Ski Trip

You knew a DeLorean was pretty much the best car you use for time travel, but did you realize the cars could be ordered with an OEM ski rack? This one looks pretty much perfect with a pair of Volant stainless steel skis strapped across the rear louvers. » 11/18/14 9:55am 11/18/14 9:55am

Mud Slingin' In The Mountain Air Makes For One Hell Of A Wallpaper

There's something so soothing about all that blue, green, and white makes me want to hang out in this muddy valley near James Peak, Colorado all day. Having a classic 4Runner to play with wouldn't hurt either. » 4/10/14 8:31pm 4/10/14 8:31pm

Your awesome R&T PCOTY desktop wallpapers are right here

Andrew Trahan shot the hell out of our 2013 Performance Car of the Year test, and we chose 12 of the images to present as wallpaper downloads. So, here's the SLS above. The rest are below, followed by their respective download links. Enjoy. » 11/14/13 5:57pm 11/14/13 5:57pm

This Mazda Miata Wallpaper Will Make Your Monday Just A Little Better

Mondays. Ugh. AMIRIGHT? Well, I know what makes me happy, and it starts with an "M" and ends with "iata." Miata! » 5/20/13 10:43am 5/20/13 10:43am

Your Ridiculously Awesome TVR Griffith Wallpaper Is Here

You'd be hard pressed to find many cars that are more insane than the stuff TVR used to make. One of my all-time Jeremy Clarkson quotes goes thusly: "In the olden days I always got the impression that TVR built a car, put it on sale, and then found out how it handled – usually when one of their customers wrote to the… » 12/22/12 5:00pm 12/22/12 5:00pm

Your Ridiculously Awesome Porsche 959 Wallpaper Is Here

The Porsche 959 needs no introduction. It's arguably the greatest Porsche ever made, the granddaddy of most modern supercars, and a legend in auto racing. » 12/08/12 5:00pm 12/08/12 5:00pm

Your Ridiculously Awesome '59 Corvette Wallpaper Is Here

Ever read up on Corvette history? It's actually pretty fascinating. While the modern ZR1 is considered by many to be the last word in American performance, the 'Vette wasn't always that way. » 10/06/12 5:00pm 10/06/12 5:00pm

Your Ridiculously Luminous Porsche 911 Wallpaper Is Here

It's pretty hard to argue against a classic air-cooled Porsche 911. Its distinctive good looks, fascinating history, Germanic toughness and performance make it a great buy, no matter what year it's from. » 9/22/12 5:00pm 9/22/12 5:00pm

Your Ridiculously Awesome Noble M600 Wallpaper Is Here

If you suddenly found yourself about $300,000 richer, what kind of car would you buy? A hopped-up Porsche? Some kind of Lamborghini? You could always go the predictable route and get a Ferrari. » 9/15/12 5:00pm 9/15/12 5:00pm

Forzalopnik Wallpapers: Because You Asked For It

Our Forzalopnik voting prompted an outpouring of opinion in the comments. Our splash art, composed of voted-on cars, prompted many of you to ask for wallpaper-friendly versions. Here they are, ready to heftily devalue your home and/or workplace desktops. Enjoy! » 2/01/10 5:15pm 2/01/10 5:15pm

22 Custom Jalopnik Wallpapers For Your Apple iPhone And Palm Pre

The recent release of the Apple iPhone 3GS and the Palm Pre provide a great time for these twenty-two exclusive, high-resolution Jalopnik wallpapers to you, our car-obsessive readership. Take your pick below. » 7/07/09 1:00pm 7/07/09 1:00pm

Toyota Backs Down From Desktop Copyright Request

Toyota has contacted Jalopnik » 11/21/08 12:30pm 11/21/08 12:30pm and informed us their company's perplexing attempt to uploaded by users and hosted at was the result of an "internal miscommunication" and they they offered a sincere apology to those at the site involved in the fracas. This is a major reversal. As recently as Moday the company's…

Toyota Fights Web Site To Take Down User-Generated Desktop Backgrounds

The owner of DesktopNexus » 11/17/08 12:40pm 11/17/08 12:40pm, a major provider of user-generated desktop backgrounds on the web, was contacted by Toyota's lawyers and told any image featuring a Toyota, Scion or Lexus vehicle was property of Toyota and should be removed, including images created by users. As you'd imagine, the users at are not pleased…

Interior Design Mag Creates Ferrari Scaglietti Show Car

UK style council members caught unaware Ferrari's in-house coachworks can personalize a Ferrari Scaglietti to order, get out your Alexander McQueen pad and pencil sets. Ferrari's teamed with Walpaper* magazine on a show car to highlight the company's bespoke options. The driveway model's been finished in a "stunning… » 7/10/06 9:26am 7/10/06 9:26am