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Bradley Brownell
bcbrownell
Jalopnik contributor with a love for everything sketchy and eclectic.
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Elon can drop the price of the Model S, but it won’t change the fact that the car is almost 10 years old and hasn’t received any significant interior or exterior design upgrades in all that time.  The car is being left to rot.  The Porsche feels fresh and modern.  

Jan 19
65

I’ve just realized that one of the reasons the Porsche looks so good compared to all other EV’s is that they’ve always been designing cars with next to no front grille. Read more

Jan 19
10

The Audi Etron GT will essentially be this car in a cheaper Audi dress. If they can get it right it'll be a winner.

Jan 15
21

If they wanted to do a NASCAR show a postwar drama about bootleggers in the rural South is right there. It could look fantastic with classic stockers on the beach at Daytona and all the period touches everyone loves. But really this is a better reflection of NASCAR as an organization. A fake smile, a hollow chuckle Read more

Jan 15
7

In my head, the Hypercar class was going to be more like the old GT1 class; sorta street cars duking it out, not just a new set of prototype regs. Read more

Jan 15
8

Le Mans has multiple classes.  Andretti won his class.

Jan 14
111

The removable battery pack is a winning idea. Now make a removable tote that will snap into the tank hole so you can carry some groceries or other stuff.

Jan 12
3

It is being discussed and a blueprint has been made for it. $30 million for both drivers combined from 2023 onwards; if teams want to go over then they can, but it would be taken out of the team’s budget cap. Though it’s unlikely that this cap would actually be implemented in 2023 (it will take time to get this done Read more

Jan 8
2

Yes, though I don’t love the huge black portions of the livery.

Jan 8
1

And you can race one of these in the often forgotten video game: