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Every Non-Front-Engined Sedan

14 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Sedans: they're for carting nuclear families around. It makes sense to stick the engine right up at the front of the car, out of the way of the passengers in the middle, and the luggage at the back. This is not how every carmaker goes about this business. Read more...

Audi R8 Competition: The Best And Last

Audi has revealed what is expected to be the last of its current-generation R8 supercars, in the form of the special R8 Competition. Commemorating the seven-year run of the current R8, the Competition enters as the most powerful production Audi ever offered. Show More Summary

?This Telescopic Bike Shed Is A Mini Haven For The Garageless

14 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I spent far too many years without the luxury of a garage. Oil changes in the street and ill-fitting car/bike-covers were the norm. This telescopic garage from Germany could've been the answer. Read more...

Witness The Most 'Murican Motorsport There Is: Truck Tug-Of-War

14 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I can't make any more sense of this speculate than Whitesnake lyrics, but it sure looks like these boys were in it to win it at Daisy Duke's Truck Show. I ain't wasting no more time: watch some trucks try to tear each other apart. Read more...

WA: RAC Declares Traffic Signal Congestion Trial A Success

Western Australia’s RAC has declared its recent anti-congestion trial in Perth a success, reporting that the methods used “considerably decreased” heavy traffic. Using technology aimed at traffic light efficiency, the RAC says improvements to peak-hour performance showed congestion could be relieved without the need for new infrastructure. Show More Summary

When A Porsche 911 Nearly Beat An Audi Quattro

15 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

By 1981, the Porsche 911 just wasn't a particularly competitive rally car. It had a lot of power, but rough stages made it extremely hard work. Read more...

Volkswagen Polo Review: 2015 81TSI Comfortline DSG Auto

Vehicle Style: 5-door light hatch Price: $20,790 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 81kW/175Nm 1.2 4cyl petrol | 7spd dual-clutch auto Fuel Economy claimed: 4.8 l/100km | tested: 7.3 l/100km OVERVIEW When the current generation Volkswagen Polo arrived in Australia in 2010, it sent a ripple through the light car class. Show More Summary

How To Pop Start A C-130 Hercules

15 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

So you're firing up the 'ole Herk and one of the four Allison turbo prop engines won't turn over due to a sheared starter. You've got 2 choice to get things going in the event that a repair is not an option. Both choices are equally awesome. Read more...

Video: This Porsche 356 family keeps it outlaw

Rod Emory was the founder of Emory Motorsports in Burbank, CA, and the scion to a family tradition of building "outlaw" Porsches that are almost as cool as the cars themselves. The lovingly modified Porsche 356s are lovely artifacts,...Show More Summary

2015 BMW X5M, X6M Performance SUVs Revealed

The latest generation of BMW M’s hero X5 M and X6 M SUVs have appeared, revealed today ahead of their LA Auto Show debut next month. Both super SUVs, which follow the 2012 and 2013 arrivals of their regular counterparts, arrive to replace the M-powered SUVs that first appeared in 2009. Show More Summary

Furious Cop Says He'll 'Be Fucking A Bigger Bitch' To Rider

15 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

A young motorcycle rider caught the tail end of a heated exchange between him and a Miami Beach police officer on video, where the cop says he'll " be fucking a bigger bitch" if the kid messes with him. Whatever that's supposed to mean. Read more...

U-Turn: What you missed on 10.29.14

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat What's black, white and red all over? Not sure? Okay, what's black, white and red all over, boasts a stonkin' 707-horsepower supercharged V8 underhood, four doors with plenty of room for a party of five...Show More Summary

?The 567-HP BMW X5 M And X6 M: These Are Them

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Behold the new chariot of choice for the Grocery Store Gran Prix. The X5 M and X6 M have been reborn, with more power, more torque, and more gizmos to make this pair of two-and-a-half ton pigs shake a hoof like they're on Dancing With The Swines. Read more...

I Drifted Like Ken Block On The Adult-Sized Crazy Cart XL

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Last year's Crazy Cart gave kids the ability to drift to their heart's content, but there was one catch: with a maximum weight capacity of 140lbs, most adults couldn't ride it. No longer, the adult-sized Crazy Cart XL brings 17mph sideways hijinks to everyone. And we rode it. Read more...

Volkswagen Polo Review: 2014 81TSI Comfortline DSG Auto

Vehicle Style: 5-door light hatch Price: $20,790 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 81kW/175Nm 1.2 4cyl petrol | 7spd dual-clutch auto Fuel Economy claimed: 4.8 l/100km | tested: 7.3 l/100km OVERVIEW When the current generation Volkswagen Polo arrived in Australia in 2010, it sent a ripple through the light car class. Show More Summary

More mature 2015 Hyundai Sonata tries to out-Camry the Camry

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

Find out why the 2015 Hyundai Sonata's "SoundHound" button is the weirdest car tech feature we've tested.

LA preview: 2015 BMW X5 M

16 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

BMW's high-performance X5 M is back and more powerful than ever.

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