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You Should Never Ever Ever Purchase A Manufacturer Buyback Vehicle

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

From time to time someone asks me what happens to all those lemons the manufacturers buy back from my clients. Or, sometimes, "Should I purchase a manufacturer buyback vehicle?" The answer – based on 23 years of work in the field – is a Taylor Swift-esque Never Ever Ever. Read more...

NHTSA Officially Issues Recall of Slingshot Three-Wheeler

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

We knew it was coming and it was only a matter of time before the bottom fell off of Polaris Industries’ “stop sale, stop ride” order on the three-wheeled Slingshot. Turns out, it didn’t even take a month for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to take action. Show More Summary

McLaren-Honda MP4-30 Formula 1 Car

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Much like Ferrari, the oldest surviving and the most successful team in the history of Formula One, McLaren started as a race-car manufacturer long before it began making road cars. Founded in 1963 as Bruce McLaren Motor Racing, the team joined F1 as a works entry in 1966. Show More Summary

Volkswagen turns up the wick on its hottest hatch

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

The Golf R is Volkswagen's embodiment of ultimate hatchback performance, and 2015 marks some significant improvements. More power, more torque and less weight -- what's not to like? Join us on our first drive to find out.

2015 VW Golf R: VW's quickest hatch gets quicker (pictures)

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

The new and improved Golf R has more power and performance and, in our opinion, looks quite dashing in blue.

eBay Challenge: The Best Four-Cylinder Cars For Less Than $4,000

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

What happens when you want great fuel economy, rock solid reliability, and don't want to sublet a kidney for it? You buy a four-cylinder, that's what, jabroni. This week's challenge is to find the absolute best four-cylinder cars money can buy for less than a $4,000 budget on eBay. Bonus points if they're all one color. Read more...

Nick Offerman Gives You Every Reason You Need To Watch NASCAR In Two Minutes

Whether you already love NASCAR (or racing in general) or you think it’s a giant waste of time, we challenge you to spend two minutes with Nick Offerman—better known to some as Parks & Recreation’s Ron Swanson—and not come away convinced. A selection of some of Offerman’s reasons (delivered here without...

Water Skiing In An Airplane Is The Ultimate Aquatic Thrill

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

If you've ever wanted to experience the feeling of gliding on the surface of the water, but don't have skis, a rope, or even a boat, just jump into a Piper Cub, grab a few buddies and get wet with the formation airplane water skiing craze. Watch as this trio of pilots demonstrate how to use hydroplaning to their advantage. Read more...

How Do You Remove The Roof Of A Pagani Zonda? Very, Very Carefully: Video

You definitely don’t want to get caught out in a rain storm in your Pagani Zonda 760 Roadster, because it will be filled with pools of water long before the top is out of its storage place in the nose and back on top of the car. But what is involved in taking it off? Quite a lot. Here’s the step-by-step: Protect the snorkel with a...

The Best Batman Ever Drove A Custom Atari-Equipped '71 T-Bird

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I can't believe I never heard of this guy until very recently. I can't believe most of us haven't heard of this guy. Because Willie Perry may just be the closest thing we've ever had to an actual, no-joke super hero. Like Batman, he had no made-up powers; unlike Batman, he wasn't rich. But he had the badass car, and he actually helped people. Read more...

GM slashes base-model prices by up to $2,570

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The company has reduced dealer margins to better compete in several segments.

Video: The 2014 JK-Experience Is What Jeeps Were Made For

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Follow a group of dedicated Jeep Wrangler enthusiasts through some of the harshest terrain in the Pacific Northwest. Video: The 2014 JK-Experience Is What Jeeps Were Made For originally appeared on topspeed.com on Friday, 30 January 2015 14:30 EST. read more

Check Out This Compilation Of Awesome Bulldozers

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Hey everyone. Bulldozers are awesome. Here are some awesome bulldozers being awesome. Read more...

Audi to achieve 2M annual sales ahead of 2020 target

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Audi chief Rupert Stadler suggests refreshes of the A4, Q7 and R8 will help bolster sales.

A Better List of the Automotive Instagram Accounts You Must Follow

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Instagram is a fun, especially if you love cars. It became widespread initially from the social aspect of sharing photos with friends, but I think it's maintained momentum because, along the way, it's become a legitimately creative medium. Show More Summary

Ask a Hemmings Editor – What car show awards format works best?

Photo by the author. Longtime and prolific Hemmings Daily reader and commenter Greg Gjerdingen is just coming to the end of his term as president of his local car club, the Willmar Car Club, but he’s also still serving as Car Show Chairman for the club and wanted to see what we thought about car […]

If Your Car Could Tweet: 10 Status Updates Cars Would Post

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

Social media makes it easy to tell the world everything we are thinking, feeling, eating, drinking, moving, purchasing, waiting for, looking at and complaining about.  And we can tag any number of people associated with said things.Show More Summary

The Craziest Magazine Rumors That Never Come True

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

There's a certain liberating freedom that comes with publishing a story that is based on overheard facts and your own interpretation of information. Magazines published (and still publish) rumors like this on their covers monthly. What is the wildest one that never, ever came to fruition. Read more...

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