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Hemmings Sunday Cinema – Dodge Colt comparo, final assembly in Kenosha, To Live and Die in L.A.

2 days agoVehicles / Cars :

While researching our recent article on the 40th anniversary of the Chevette, we came across plenty of crash videos featuring said subcompact on YouTube, but we also came across this Dodge-created comparison video from 1977 pitting the Colt against the Datsun B210, the Chevette and Vega, and the Ford Pinto – in numbers and features […]

In Which Our Author Narrowly Missed a Trip to Jail

Or, as I call it, Virginia is stupid… Last month I spent a fantastic weekend at Pittsburg International Race Complex working my part time gig coaching in supercars. PittsRace is a great facility, lots of runoff, wonderful employees and a pretty great go-kart track. Show More Summary

The World's Best Fourth Car

6 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Bahaaaaaah, the French. I mean, the English. Yes, the English have always been celebrated for making the world’s best Fourth Cars. There is an English manufacturer named Morgan, inspired almost exclusively by the desire to make “Fourth Cars.” They’re ash-framed and, like the best English cars, deliver vintage styling, so Morgan — Read more...

QOTD: What’s the Uncoolest Choice For a 2015 Teenager’s First Vehicle?

I just took my chopped, Carson-top-equipped, heavily-customized 1969 Toyota Corona coupe to a local car show and won a trophy without even washing the thing. All but the most tradition-bound angry old coots think the Kustom Korona is...Show More Summary

Nissan Juke Nismo RS sets new world record for a mile on two wheels

last weekVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

httpv:// A Nissan Juke Nismo RS has set a new world record time for a mile on two wheels by a four-wheeled vehicle at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK. Driven by stuntman Terry Grant, the Juke Nismo RS was able to complete a mile (1.6 kilometres) up the Goodwood hill in […]

The First Aston Martin Vulcan Is Quite The Smoke Machine

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Aston Martin Vulcan I saw at Geneva in March was just an empty show car made of plastic. This new one at Goodwood is quite a bit more than that. Read more...

Hemmings Sunday Cinema – parade Chrysler, Goodwood livestream, Brannigan

Given the importance of the one-of-three Chrysler parade phaeton to Los Angeles history and Leno’s proximity to it, we’re surprised he’s taken this long to feature it on Jay Leno’s Garage. We’re glad he did, though, and we’re glad to see it still on the road and in tip-top shape. Goodwood Festival of Speed […]

That Video Of A Drone Striking A Plane Wing Is Totally Fake

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Looks scary, that LiveLeak video you probably saw today of the drone striking the plane’s wing, doesn’t it? Stuff like that is every plane passenger’s worst nightmare. The good news is that it’s totally, verifiably, 100 percent fake. Read more...

Rider Bails Just In Time As His Motorcycle Catches Fire Mid-Race

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Young British Superbikes racer Taylor Mackenzie has crashed before, but holy crap the guy’s bike just burst into flames while he was hard-charging through a corner. Watch it in slow-mo below and make sure your headphones are on because the commentators are hilarious. Read more...

New Or Used? The $25,000 Question

Michael writes: This August, we will have a 23-year-old German au pair coming to live with us. She will be taking care of our three boys – ages 6, 4, and 1. I am looking for transportation for said au pair that fulfills the following criteria: accommodates 2 boosters and 1 car seat– i.e. Show More Summary

Hemmings Sunday Cinema – Chevrolet up Pikes Peak, blind man’s drive, Disorderly Orderly

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars :

There’s a couple ways to climb Pikes Peak: The auto road, which will host the hillclimb next weekend, and the way they went in a couple of four-wheel-drive 1957 Chevrolet pickups in this Chevrolet promo video. One’s a little quicker, but the other’s a little rockier; both’ll get you to the top eventually, though. […]

Hey, Hey, It’s the Fonz Dream Rod Monkeemobile

A reader, commenting on my post about the Batmobile – arguably the most famous television car there is – mentioned the Monkeemobile, another ’60s pop culture automotive favorite. As it happens, I was already planning some posts on television cars, including one of the authentic Monkeemobiles. Show More Summary

Comment Of The Day: Hot Nasty Ron Howard Volvo Sex Edition

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Good afternoon, everyone. Your favorite Camaro-crashing ex-convict Patrick George here. In my first official act as Managing Editor (or as I like to call it, “Mr. Manager”) of Jalopnik, South Florida’s third-largest Mazda Miata fansite, I hereby reinstate a staple we all love so much — Comment of the Day. Read more...

The 9 Best Driving Games of All Time

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

In lieu of the recent release of the latest driving game to hit the shelves, Project CARS, we thought we’d take a look at the best racers throughout the history of gaming. Project CARS is a pure racing simulator, with authentic handling and crisp graphics, but no-one can deny that other driving games have influenced […]

The Ultimate Fit: Aston Martin Van Damn!

Introducing a brand new column at TTAC: The Ultimate Fit, where you get to figure out the unfortunate souls who would best fit for the rolling relics of the used car world. Let’s take this 15 year old, 3-door Chrysler minivan with only 59,000 original miles. Show More Summary

Watch A Toyota Almost Mow Down Another Team's Crew Man

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Toyota almost re-borked the recently replaced nose on their number 1 car after fixing it in the pits. Fortunately, both the Toyota driver and Larbre Competition’s crew man were extremely accomodating about the unsafe release (“Here, please, go by!”), and the crew man wasn’t hurt. Read more...

Seven Decades Later, WWII Mariners Still Fighting for Benefits, Recognition

  By Capt. Christopher J. Edyvean, National President Elect, American Merchant Marine Veterans It seems wherever you look these days, veterans are in the news. Many employment programs offer preferential hiring to veterans. Social media sites promote thankfulness to our veterans. Show More Summary

2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Review

I’m giddy like a school girl when the Mustang shows up. This is my ride to southern New Jersey for the 24 Hours of Lemons race, and it’s a perfect tool for the job. I think the new Mustang looks much better in person than pictures. This color combination is love at first sight. Show More Summary

A Different Perspective On The DaimlerChrysler Merger

My 25-plus years as a Big Time Auto Industry Executive afforded me many memorable moments. It would be difficult to single out one example, but I may be the only person on earth who has shaken hands with both Soichiro Honda and Derek Kreindler. Show More Summary


4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

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