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The C6 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Looks Better With Every Passing Day

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Not a day goes by that the C6 Corvette Z06 does not go from good looking to better looking to even more better looking. What a clear, simple visualization of a sports car ideal. Read more...

Uber Threatens To Fire The Self-Driving Car Guru At The Center Of Its Fight With Google

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Uber has threatened to fire the executive at the center of its litigation with Google if he refuses to turn over any files he allegedly stole from the tech giant. Read more...

Roads Are Getting So Bad The U.S. That Chunks Are Flying Into Our Cars

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

President Donald Trump’s administration is putting together a privatization-centric plan that reportedly would provide $200 billion for infrastructure repairs. Chances are that won’t do much—not when estimates suggest we need $4.6 trillion to improve things. That’s too bad, because the roadways are now hitting us over… Read more...

Things Go Instantly Wrong For Range Rover Driver Trying To Look Cool

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Doing a J-turn (aka a Rockford) is one of the coolest tricks you can pull in a car. Notice how I specify a car? Yeah. Don’t try this in a Range Rover up a curb. Watch this Rangie driver find that out the hard way. Read more...

Here's Why The Ford 300 Inline-Six Is One Of The Greatest Engines Ever

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Ford 300 cubic inch straight-six is a staple of American truck culture, having literally helped build this nation as we know it. Found in Ford F-Series trucks in the 1960s all the way until 1996, the big 560-pound iron-block powerhouse served valiantly for farmers, construction workers, and even lumberjacks. It… Read more...

Inside The Russian Bomber That’s Been Flying America’s Coastline

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Russian Tu-95/-142 Bear has been showing up in a lot of places it maybe shouldn’t be over the past month, as the Russian Air Force and Navy continues to probe the air defenses of several nations.The sixty-year-old symbol of the Cold War has been able to remain a viable weapon system despite its age, much the way… Read more...

Can You Turn A Rental Van Into A Self-Shredding Burnout Machine Using Cruise Control?

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Can you set cruise control during a burnout to make your car the ultimate burnout machine? YouTube hoon Cleetus McFarland had the same question, so he went to the home of Hoonigan in a rental van to find out.  Read more...

What The 2017 Porsche 911 GTS Is Missing Is Fun

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

You have high expectations for an “enthusiast-spec” Porsche, and the 2017 Porsche 911 GTS lives up to a lot of them. Hell, it steps to twice the speed limit in as long as it took you to read this introduction. But for all its power and precision, the car doesn’t have much personality. Read more...

Ford's Will Add Android Auto And Apple CarPlay With An Update If You Have SYNC 3

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Back in December, Ford announced that all 2017 models will include both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity through its SYNC 3 infotainment system. Now, Ford has some decent news for 2016 model year owners: CarPlay and Android Auto is now available by way of a free update via Wi-Fi, a USB drive, or by visiting… Read more...

The 750 HP Shelby F-150 Super Snake Is 'Murica In Truck Form

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Are you so ‘Murican that you bleed red, white, blue and Donkey Sauce? Do you need a truck that magically emits pure bald eagle tears out of its tailpipe? Well, then, what you need is the true blue 2017 Shelby F-150 Super Snake, because it’s the only time these colors DO run—very fast quarter-mile times. Read more...

The 2018 Volvo XC60 Is Crazy Smart Right Down To The Windshield Wipers

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Volvos have always been for smart people. They were traditionally professor’s cars, cars of people who were just iconoclastic and independent-minded enough to want something different than the usual cars from Japan or Germany. They were cars of people who maybe had odd reasons for why they bought them, like if they… Read more...

The 52 MPG 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Will Start At $24,670

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The all-new 2017 Chevrolet Cruze is a pretty damn good compact car. For buyers who prefer the added torque and fuel efficiency of a diesel—and still think that fuel has a future in America after Volkswagen lit it all on fire—Chevy has you covered for a starting price of less than $25,000. Read more...

Jezebel Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Released a Taylor Swift/Remy Ma Diss Track, and Ruby Rose Is Mad

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Jezebel Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Released a Taylor Swift/Remy Ma Diss Track, and Ruby Rose Is Mad | The Concourse Walk: A Message To The Class Of 2017 | Fusion Donald Trump Is Embarking on What Will Surely Be a Disastrous Trip Around the Globe | The Root 3 Suspects Arrested In 6-Year-Old Kingston Frazier’s Death to… Read more...

America's Overhaul Of NAFTA Will Have Major Effects On The Auto Industry

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know. Read more...

This Big Green Egg Alternative Does the Same Job For Less Than 1/3 of the Price

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

If you want a Big Green Egg charcoal grill, but don’t want to cash in your 401(k) to buy one, this Char-Griller alternative is down to $262 for Prime members today. That’s the lowest price in months, and a great investment for meat lovers everywhere. Read more...

Chinese Su-30 Fighter Flies Inverted Over U.S. Nuclear Detection Plane Above East China Sea

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

A radiation-detecting U.S. Air Force aircraft was intercepted by two Chinese Su-30 fighter jets over the East China Sea Wednesday. Details over the exact cause of the intercept are unclear, but such incidents take place when a sovereign nation believes an unauthorized aircraft is in danger of breaching its air space. Read more...

The Volkswagen Up GTI Will Be The Greatest Car Forever And Ever For All Time Amen

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Volkswagen Up! is one of the greatest cars in the world today. It is almost as perfect as its more proletarian twin, the Škoda Citigo. But to truly vaunt that last hurdle into the pantheon of legends, it could probably use slightly more power. And now it will happen, in the form of the Volkswagen Up! GTI. Read more...

West Coast Customs And Mitsubishi Are Doing The Engine Swap Of The Century

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

This summer, I’m going to help put the hybrid powertrain from a hybrid Mitsubishi Outlander into an ancient 1917 Mitsubishi Model A. And by “help,” I mean stand in a corner and try not to hurt myself while the craftsmen at West Coast Customs cut and weld and create, and Mitsubishi writes checks to make it all happen. Read more...

Hit the surf in everybody’s favorite Civic variant, the Del Sol!

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Hit the surf in everybody’s favorite Civic variant, the Del Sol! Read more...

Phoenix -- 'Ti Amo'

7 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams. Read more...

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