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The Corvette Museum Will Fill Up The Entire Sinkhole After All

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

When last we heard about the sinkhole that engulfed part of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, museum officials decided to keep it open as a tourist attraction. Today, however, they changed their minds, and the sinkhole will be no more. Read more...

Lee Duran of Lyme, Connecticut died today in a single car accident at the Lime Rock Historics earlie

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Lee Duran of Lyme, Connecticut died today in a single car accident at the Lime Rock Historics earlier today. He was racing a vintage MG and lost control in the Downhill Turn. The race was black-flagged but the event continued. Read more...

Plane Goes Down In Ocean After Flying Into Restricted DC Airspace

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

ABC News is reporting that a private plane mysteriously wound up in the ocean, after having entered restricted airspace in Washington, D.C. It was met by fighter jets, but did not respond. Speculations abound as to the cause of the crash. Read more...

Your Ridiculously Awesome Bugatti Veyron Wallpaper Is Here

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Everyone seems to have their own rally these days. The Gumball Rally. The Modball Rally. The Scumball Rally. The Gold Rush Rally. And that's all I have to say about that. But wow, do those cars look pretty. Read more...

Serial Stowaway Arrested Again After Jail Release

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Marilyn Hartman must really love flying, or planes, or airports. She made headlines just a couple of weeks ago for sneaking onto a Southwest Airlines flight from San Jose to Los Angeles without a ticket. She has been arrested again this week, at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Read more...

Dangerous Severe Weather Outbreak Possible in the Midwest on Sunday

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

After a long period without any severe weather, the atmosphere appears primed for a potentially dangerous severe weather outbreak tomorrow across areas from Kansas to Minnesota. Some areas could see tornadoes, baseball-size hail, and winds in excess of 75 MPH. Read more...

Travis Pastrana didn't win the Ojibwe Forests Rally, but damn if he didn't look good losing.

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Travis Pastrana didn't win the Ojibwe Forests Rally, but damn if he didn't look good losing. Photo: Subaru Read more...

New Panoramic Images Show Area 51’s New Mystery Hanger Is Gigantic

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Earlier this month, Foxtrot Alpha brought you an exclusive analysis of new satellite images that show the construction of a massive new hangar in a remote part of Area 51. Now, high resolution panoramic photos have emerged of the base confirming just how monstrous this new hangar truly is. Read more...

Let's See Your Labor Day Weekend Drives & Projects!

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Whether you're swan diving into a rusty rabbit hole or soaking up the last of summer, happy Labor Day from Truck Yeah! Show us what you're wrenching on or driving on this long weekend. Read more...

The Makers Of The Yugo Made A Self-Driving Car Attracted To Cellists

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

What's going on here, exactly? We have a Zaztava 101 — a Fiat derivative from the good folks that gave us the Yugo — driving itself happily on a beach, meandering around until it finds one of those beach cellists. Got it. Read more....

2011 Z4 sDrive30i M Sport: The Oppositelock Review

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The N52-powered 6MT M Sport E89 is an interesting combination of new and old in a rather often overlooked roadster: the second generation of BMW's sports car/roadster. It has electric steering, an electric parking brake, a ridiculous name, and drive-by-wire. Show More Summary

Georgia Dealers Want Tesla Shut Down

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It is no surprise that San Francisco is the number one metro area for EVs, but I would have never guessed that Atlanta would be number two. It seems Georgia dealers have not taken too kindly to this EV popularity and are now petitioning the state legislature to get Tesla shut-down. Read more...

Is The Reanultsport R.S. 01 An Audi R8 Copy Or A Victim Of Design?

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The concept of the Renaultsport RS 0.1 is a strong one: Stuff a Nissan GT-R V6 into the back of a race car. Given Nissan's Le Mans plans it makes perfect sense to let their French cousins have a stab at it. Yet, all anyone can see is an R8. Read more...

Video Collection: BMW Films – The Hire

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

All the BMW fans and not only are most likely familiar with the BMW film series, The Hire. Averaging about ten minutes each, The Hire was a series of eight short films produced for the internet viewing from 2001 to 2002. Read more.....

Not-So-Good Vibrations: The Contest!

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Let's play a game. I'll give you the facts and you see if you can diagnose my client's car. My client bought a brand new four-wheel-drive vehicle. He knew nothing about cars and probably never planned to take it off road like in the picture above. Show More Summary

The 1978 Ford Capri Really Put Things Into Apocalyptic Perspective

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Nowadays when you see an ad for a car with any remote semblance of performance, you get imagery of adrenaline-inducing road-holding with the occasional monster or two. But back in 1978, ads for the Ford Capri liked to tout its "safe and predictable" handling. Bummer. Read more...

Wait, Superman Once Built A NASCAR Racecar?

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

While doing a bit of research for yesterday's Question of the Day, I came across one of those little facts that, upon hearing, makes you make one of those confused-disbelief faces the sitcoms like so much. The fact was that Superman once built a NASCAR racer. For a race sponsored by aliens. Read more...

You Can Now Buy A Racetrack/Airport In Metro Detroit

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

There is a real airport in the suburbs. But the small, mostly dormant Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport on Detroit's east side could go for sale soon as the city's lawyers try to settle this neverending bankruptcy. Oh, and it has a racetrack. Read more...

Happy 30th Birthday to Discovery, NASA's Greatest Space Shuttle

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

On August 30th, 1984, the space shuttle Discovery launched on its first voyage to space. It wasn't the first, but over the next 27 years it became the undeniable king of NASA's shuttle program. Read more...

Audi R8 Locked In Embrace With A5 Sportback In Bizarre Crash

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Normally an Audi R8 crashing into an Audi A5 Sportback isn't news, but when it looks like this it is. Read more...

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