An 'embargo' is when a journalist and a car company the journalist is supposed to cover agree to withhold news from you, the reader, for reasons that have almost everything to do with the company's best interests. Jalopnik's policy is to not agree with these, but not for reasons of ethics. It just gives us a huge advantage. Read more...
Behold the awesome. It's called the Red Bull X2014 concept. And no, you can't drive it. At least, not in this shabby excuse for reality.
There's been a lot of arguing about whether or not race car drivers are athletes. Much of that debate annoyingly misses the whole point about racers themselves. This video, though, totally nails it. Read more...
The old way to see if a sidewalk is wheelchair-friendly: Crawl around on your hands and knees to measure cracks and ramps. The new way: Peter Axelson’s three-wheeled cart.
It's a busy week in the new space race with two commercial operations trying new things, and China sending a rover to the moon.
Posted on 12.4.2013 13:00 by Simona With the new 2014 Corvette Stingray hitting showrooms soon, we can only assume that Chevy will be revealing higher-performance versions in the near future. One of these new high-performance versions...Show More Summary
Posted on 12.4.2013 12:01 by Sulthoni, Serafim The 2014 KTM 150 XC is a tough motorcycle that can deal great with anything you ask of it. Thanks to its compact dimensions the motorcycle is pretty easy to handle and also has low maintenance costs. Show More Summary
Despite what its name might suggest, the Platinum Edition is available only on V6 Cayennes.
Posted on 12.4.2013 12:00 by Kirby Garlitos It’s been a few days since Paul Walker’s unexpected passing and the details behind the ordeal are still pretty hard to fathom. One of the things that have been directly affected by Walker’s...Show More Summary
Posted on 12.4.2013 11:00 by Tushar It is a well-known fact that cars like the BMW M3 and the larger M5 are so perfect that they are nearly impossible to make any better. That’s about as perfect a sports sedan can be. You could toss in a custom cat-back exhaust, new mufflers and larger wheels and that is about it. Show More Summary
Posted on 12.4.2013 10:46 by Sulthoni, Serafim The 2014 Suzuki GSX-R1000 SE is available in only 100 units and comes with a series of special features that give it a fairly unique character. At the heart of the motorcycle lies a 4 stroke, 4 cylinder, liquid cooled, DOHC engine with a displacement of 999 Cc. Show More Summary
Posted on 12.4.2013 09:00 by Simona A few days ago, Lamborghini invited you to listen to the engine sound of the Gallardo’s successor. Now the real teasing begins with the first episode of a series that will reveal, step by step, the upcoming supercar, which is most commonly known as the Cabrera. Show More Summary
Posted on 12.4.2013 08:00 by Tushar How often do you think, the 2014 Chevrolet SS does not produce enough power? Apparently, it is a performance sedan with over 400 horsepower crammed into its engine bay and still, it isn’t enough for many motorheads. Show More Summary
China has tried to control its booming car population in very different, often strange ways. Part of the reason is to control pollution, which large Chinese provinces are quickly becoming known for. Others, like license plate lotteries, are to restrict the number of cars. But there's still a huge demand. Read more...
The day of the front-wheel drive BMW is almost here. The production version of the BMW Active Tourer will debut early next year, Auto Express reports. It will be the first of 11 front-wheel drive models from Bavaria. BMW board member for sales and marketing Ian Roberston told Auto Express that the Active Tourer will appear at an auto show "early...
GM says the new Z06 will be the most track-capable Corvette ever.
The Lamborghini Cabrera is one of the most highly-anticipated cars of the coming year. So much so, that Lambo decided to make a web series about the car nerds who want to see it before anyone else. "Hexagon project" will follow the adventures of three Lamborghini fans as they travel from London to the factory in Sant'Agata Bolognese to get an...