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Why Buy A Civic When You Can Get This Museum Quality Toyota Cressida?

6 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Would you ever put a cast on a perfectly good leg? Of course you wouldn't, because there is never a need to fix something that isn't broken. The automotive representation of this useful saying is this damn near perfect 1986 Toyota Cressida that has everything you need and nothing you don't. Yours for less than the price of a used Honda Civic. Read more...

Stop Fawning Over Retro Liveries. It's Time For Something New.

7 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Every time a professional race team swaps sponsors, switches cars or starts a new year, you always hear approximately 47 billion calls for them to go back to a classic livery. "Do the pink pig!" "You're not sponsored by Gulf, but can you do Gulf blue and orange anyway?" "ZOMG MAKE GULFTINI STRIPES!" Read more...

Four-Links – Route 66 rephotographed, WWII Harley prototypes, Cosmotron, Iron Lung

7 hours agoVehicles / Cars :

For her master’s thesis, photographer Natale Slater traveled Route 66 rephotographing various scenes she came across in historical photos of the Mother Road. Interesting to see how much remains recognizable from those old photos. (via) RideApart this week took a look at a few different World War II prototypes that Harley-Davidson built – […]

Nissan gives new Murano bold style (pictures)

8 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

With standout design, the Murano stands out from the herd, while making for a comfortable all-around car.

Here's Why The DOT's Baggage Numbers Mislead The Traveling Public

8 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Every month, the Department of Transportation compiles a report card for the U.S. based airlines — their on time performance, customer complaints, and baggage handling. The baggage report itself is misleading, and doesn't paint an accurate picture of who loses the most bags. Let's look at why this is. Read more...

Yes, Anime Themed Cars Are Pretty Common In Japan

9 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

One of those facts about a Japanese commute which contributes to the "weird Japan" stereotype, there are a lot of anime themed cars. It can't be helped. Why? Because it's true. It's not unusual to see one or two during rush hour, or a few scattered throughout a parking lot. Read more...

Watch As This Busking Quartet Leads To Busking Ballet In The NYC Subway

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Just when you hate, I mean truly hate, the New York City subway system, something like this has to go and happen. A beautifully playing classical quartet, just playing for your spare dollars in a station, is joined mid-performance by a passing group of ballet dancers. Read more...

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1982 Mercedes-Benz Gelaendewagen camper

10 hours agoVehicles / Cars :

Positioned as an uber-expensive and well-equipped off-roader in the United States, the Mercedes-Benz Gelaendewagen is the go-to vehicle of choice for militaries and commercial customers around the world, thanks to its rugged construction and go-anywhere capabilities. Show More Summary

Weekend Motorsports Roundup, Dec. 20-21, 2014

11 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what's going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and where you can talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend? Read more...

VW prices 2015 Golf R, announces pre-order details

12 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Buyers will be able to pre-order the first 500 Golf Rs starting next month.

Modern Cars More Prone To Cyber Attacks: Report

‘Car hacking’ is increasingly on the minds of the world’s carmakers, and a new report suggests cars that possess the most modern technology are the most susceptible. Wards Auto in the US cites the now well-known Toyota Prius video featuring...Show More Summary

2016 Acura NSX, 2016 Jaguar XF, Infiniti Vision GT Concept: This Week’s Top Photos

15 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

This week saw Acura finally give us our first glimpse of the final production version of its new NSX, which is due to go on sale next year, most likely as a 2016 model. The glimpse came in the form of a few teaser shots plus a video that revealed the sound of the car’s advanced hybrid drivetrain. McLaren released another image of its...

?Not April Fool's: Lotus Rumored To Be Making An Evora-Based Crossover

20 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Way back in 2006 Lotus decided to have some fun for April Fool's with the Load Lugga, an El Camino'd Elise with a tow hook and a tailgate. The joke was obvious. It was the complete antithesis of what Lotus stood for. We laughed then. We're not laughing now. Read more...

We're Having 'A Moment' With The First Shots Of The SCG 003

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It's been a good week for those of us champing at the bit to learn more about the Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus 003C. We've heard it start, watched video of it on the track, and discovered that the road version will be powered by a twin-turbocharged W12. Now we have photos. Oh yes, we have photos. Read more...

This Team Actually Wants To Build Elon Musk's Hyperloop

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Could Elon Musk's Hyperloop tube system truly revolutionize mass transit? Maybe, if he had any inclination to do it. Right now it exists as little more than a brilliant concept from a guy whose hands are a little tied at the moment. But one California startup actually wants to make it happen. Read more...

How To Get Your Girl To Kiss When You Smell Like Oil And Other Answers

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Hello, delightful word-readers! Have I told you how, collectively, I think Jalopnik has one of the best, smartest, and, let's be honest, assumed attractive readerships around? I'll stand by that, and I'll prove it with my tangelo-sized fists if I have to. So let's see what kinds of questions our wonderful readers have this week. Read more...

Tesla tentatively tests battery swap plan

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

Today Tesla Motors announced a pilot program to test the battery-swap scheme for its Model S sedans shown off last year.

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