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Malaysia Airlines Just Axed 6,000 Jobs

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

A day after reporting a $97.6 million loss for the second quarter, Malaysia Airlines announced the reduction of 6,000 jobs — 30 percent of its workforce. They also lost $140.8 million in the first quarter, and are undergoing a full overhaul of their corporate structure and business model. Read more...

Celebrating 70 Years of Volvo’s PV444

 Photography by the author, Simon Hamelius, and courtesy Volvo Cars The car that introduced Americans to Volvo – and the one that many joked looked like a 1940s Ford run through the dryer – is soon to celebrate its 70th birthday: the PV444. This two-door was first shown on September 1, 1944, in Stockholm’s Royal […]

Rumormill: ND-Generation MX-5 Miata may Include a Coupe

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

As the redesigned, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is being prepared for its unveiling on September 3rd, the rumormill is brimming with unofficial information ranging from the massive design changes to the displacement of the SkyActive engine under the hood. Show More Summary

Video: Mercedes to Debut AMG GT on September 9, 2014

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Mercedes-Benz has released yet another teaser for the upcoming AMG GT. Nothing new here, as the Germans have been doing that for quite a few months, but this new video confirms the sports car will make its world premiere on September 9th, 2014. Show More Summary

Infiniti Q50S to ditch electronic steering

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Sportier model to instead borrow G37's hydraulic steering system.

What It's Like To Race F1 Champ Sebastian Vettel Around Eau Rouge

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I'm standing at the base of one of the most legendary corners in all of auto racing, the uphill right-left sequence named Eau Rouge. I'd never driven it before but four-time F1 champ Sebastian Vettel has and he's waiting in a hopped up Infiniti hoping to crush me. Then it starts to rain. Read more...

Tony Stewart breaks silence about Kevin Ward, Jr, incident

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

A haggard, visibly shaken Tony Stewart broke his silence following the incident that took Kevin Ward, Jr.'s life at a sprint car race earlier this month. The NASCAR driver will compete in the Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend. Head over to Road & Track for a video and breakdown of Stewart's comments. Read more...

Organize Your Trunk, Save at AutoZone for Labor Day [Deals]

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

This 21" trunk organizer from Snap-On is designed for tools, but it'll be great for anything you don't want rattling around in the back. It has a 4.5 star review average, and usually sells for over $30. [Snap-on 21-Inch Trunk Organizer and Tool Carrier, $26] Read more...

Björn Waldegård, The WRC's First Champion, Passes Away At 71

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Sweden's Björn Waldegård was the first person to win the WRC's driver's championship back in 1979. Today, he passed away from cancer. Read more...

The Ten Best Supercars You Can Buy On eBay For Under $50,000

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Yesterday. I asked the financially responsibly lot of you about what supercars you would buy on eBay with a maximum budget of $50,000, and you certainly delivered. Here are the cars that are the automotive equivalent of a fine steakhouse, for the price of a value meal. Read more...

Recall Alert: 2014 Ford Focus, C-Max

Vehicles Affected: More than 500 model-year 2014 Ford Focus compact cars and C-Max hybrids manufactured between Aug. 8 and Aug. 15, 2014 The Problem: Incorrectly assembled steering gears could cause impaired steering, including a loss of steering control, increasing the...

Pilot Killed In Virginia F-15C Crash

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The pilot of a Massachusetts Air National Guard F-15C fighter jet that crashed in rural Virginia was killed in the incident, the Colonel of the pilot's fighter wing said late last night. The impact of the plane early on Wednesday morning had set off a large search for the missing pilot. Read more...

Recall Alert: 2014 Aston Martin DB9, Rapide S

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 450 model-year 2014 Aston Martin DB9 and Rapide S high-performance luxury sports cars manufactured between June 2013 and July 2014 The Problem: Due to a faulty circuit board, the transmissions in the affected vehicles may inadvertently shift...

Just How Many Times Can You Jump A Suzuki Samurai?

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Somewhere in America's cold, soggy north, some bold adventurers took on a challenge: just how many times can you jump a Suzuki Samurai? Read more...

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