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Bob Seger's Detroit Made music video is an homage to the Motor City

At this point, Bob Seger feels like the living embodiment of old-school rock 'n' roll. The Michigan native has been strumming out classic records like Night Moves for decades, and he just released a new single called Detroit Made. It...Show More Summary

Oceanearing Exercise Charter Options on DP2 CSV

Oceanteam Shipping ASA says that Oceaneering International, Inc. has exercised both one year options on the CSV 'Bourbon Oceanteam 101' up to February 2017. The

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Delivers Fourth PSV

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) delivered the fourth high value platform supply vessel (PSV) for BP Shipping at its main shipyard in Ulsan, South Korea. HMD won

GM Ignition Switch Death Claims Now At 131 People

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

While General Motors has acknowledged 19 people have died in crashes tied to the ignition switch defect in the Chevrolet Cobalt and other cars, their victim compensation fund is now at 131 claims for deaths in the cars. Read more...

Street-Legal Drag Truck Sets New Fast Pass Record: Video

Sure, we're dealing with the Blurred Lines of street legality here. That doesn't matter though, as this 1988 Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck owned by Larry Larson is legally registered in the state of Missouri. In fact, Larson drove the truck the required 1,000 miles to compete in the Hot Rod Drag Week event. Once he got there, he proceeded to rewrite...

50 Years Of Top Secret Concepts & Prototypes On Display At Porsche Museum: Video

Located next to Porsche’s headquarters in the Zuffenhausen district of Stuttgart, Germany lies the automaker’s official museum. The modern structure, opened in 2009, serves as a celebration of all things Porsche. It's open to the public, costs just a few euros to get in, and is a must-visit for any die-hard fan of the brand—and...

Feinberg: 19 Deaths Thus Far Linked To Faulty GM Ignition

Over a month since the first claims were filed by those affected by a defective General Motors ignition switch originally linked to 31 accidents and 13 deaths, compensation administrator and attorney Kenneth Feinberg has found a total of 19 deaths and 31 eligible claims thus far. Show More Summary

Airbus's Crazy Looking Beluga Transport Plane Just Turned 20 years Old

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

One of the strangest-looking yet important planes ever created has reached its 20th birthday — the Airbus "Beluga" transport plane. The Beluga is a highly modified Airbus A300, and named for its resemblance to the Beluga Whale. Airbus has marked the occasion with a video about the plane. Read more...

Fiat Chrysler global HQ lands in London's ultra-posh West End

It seems Fiat is bent on bolstering its image as a global automaker, as word has leaked out that the Italian/American conglomerate has chosen to locate its global headquarters in a rather swanky neighborhood in London. According to Bloomberg, the rental location on St. Show More Summary

Ferrari's Ousted Chairman Was Right

5 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I'm going to start this piece off with a confession: I don't really like Ferrari all that much. Read more...

Twelve Cars Sliding In Unison Is Oddly Mesmerizing

7 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

How many drift cars can you fit on a tiny kart track in Oregon? Ryan Tuerck and a bunch of other Formula D pros tried to find out. Read more...

Op-Ed: Cashing in on distracted-driving hysteria

9 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Reacting to controversial technology that claims to alert police to texting drivers in the vicinity, Jack Baruth says "follow the money."

Toyota recalls new 3.5-liter V6 models over bad weld, fire risk

12 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Botched weld can allow fuel to leak in engine compartment.

Behold, The Leafamino

Engineers at Nissan’s Arizona proving grounds have created a one-off pickup truck variant of the Nissan Leaf. The Leaf truck was apparently built to haul people and goods around Nissan’s campus, but is apparently “not very tough”. IShow More Summary

Volvo Will Only Appear At Three Major Auto Shows

A report in Canada’s The Globe and Mail claims that Volvo is withdrawing from all but three major world auto shows – Detroit, Paris and one unnamed auto show in Asia – as part of a new marketing strategy. According to a Volvo spokesperson,...Show More Summary

Caterham, Lotus, or Dyson Racing?

33 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Colin Chapman was doing the Lord's work when he crafted the brilliant Lotus Seven. Some 57 years later, there are all manner of interpretations of the man's ethos. We took three of the best, the Caterham 7 S3, the Lotus Exige V6 Cup, and the Dyson Racing Caterham SP/300.R to Sonoma Raceway, threw Jack Baruth the keys and stood back. Here's how it shook out. Read more...

Toyota Is About To Start Building A Lot More Tacomas In Mexico

41 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

A third shift is being added to the factory that makes the 2014 Toyota Tacoma in Baja, Mexico. Toyota says they're doing it to free up space at their Texas facility to build more Tundras, I reckon they're sharpening swords for war with the Chevy Colorado. Read more...

Volkswagen's New Rallycross Beetle Is Badass

44 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It's pretty much a Polo WRC, but with a funkier body built for Red Bull Global Rallycross. 544 Horsepower. 0-60 in 2.1 seconds. It's the fastest modern Beetle that isn't a Porsche. Read more...

Audi A8 By Senner Tuning

48 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

The Audi A8 may be a luxury car by appearance, but it has a lot more to offer than just its good looks. Any aftermarket company that has built tuning programs for the A8 will attest to this, none more profoundly than Senner Tuning. The German aftermarket company has built programs for a wide range of Audi models. Show More Summary

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