#Jalopnik

Offers more than just car reviews; it also offers analysis on the car industry. It offers loads of such news every morning.

https://jalopnik.com/

Comfy Cars, Small Cars And American Cars In This Week’s QOTD Roundup

( jalopnik.com )

Comfy Cars, Small Cars And American Cars In This Week’s QOTD Roundup Car enthusiasts often flock to the cars with the highest horsepower numbers, loudest exhausts, or fastest Nürburgring lap times, but sometimes we want to be coddled, too. Life is all about compromise, and when you build a car that’s focused solely on providing the most comfortable experience possible, it usually comes… Read more…

Jalopnik 1.1k 2024-07-13

Guantanamo Bay Drive Thru, Unconditioned Subway Platforms And Reversing Bikes In This Week’s Beyond Cars Roundup

( jalopnik.com )

Guantanamo Bay Drive Thru, Unconditioned Subway Platforms And Reversing Bikes In This Week’s Beyond Cars Roundup There are few places on Earth warmer and less comfortable than a New York City subway platform on a hot summer day. The combination of heat, humidity and basement dankness come together to form a really nightmarish concoction. It’s enough to make the average person wonder why there can’t be a better way. Why isn’t… Read more…

Jalopnik 697 2024-07-13

Surviving Sedans, Wrecked Cybertrucks And The Cutest Lil’ Racecar In This Week’s Car Buying Roundup

( jalopnik.com )

Surviving Sedans, Wrecked Cybertrucks And The Cutest Lil’ Racecar In This Week’s Car Buying Roundup Unfortunately, not every car that hits the market is a hit. From poor market timing to price to just a lack of general interest, there are many reasons a model can fail. While those reasons can be lost to history, what lingers are the sales numbers. Poor sales speak volumes and can have dire consequences for a model,… Read more…

Jalopnik 962 2024-07-13

Postal Truck Mechanic Life, Road Rage And Myths Busted In This Week’s Car Culture Roundup

( jalopnik.com )

Postal Truck Mechanic Life, Road Rage And Myths Busted In This Week’s Car Culture Roundup One woman who decided to do a little road rage learned that life comes at you really fast when she forgot to put her Hyundai Sonata in park before getting out of the car to yell at the guy in an SUV she was raging against. As you might expect, her car then rolls forwards and hits another car, injuring her in the… Read more…

Jalopnik 1.2k 2024-07-13

Car Dealers And Supreme Court Justices Behaving Badly In This Week’s News Roundup

( jalopnik.com )

Car Dealers And Supreme Court Justices Behaving Badly In This Week’s News Roundup Trucks have replaced sedans and wagons as the everyday driver from thirty years ago, that’s just a fact. Remember when your friend’s mom in high school had a wagon with seats in “the way back” that folded out of the floor? What’s old is new again. Ram filed a patent for a third row of seats that fold out of the back… Read more…

Jalopnik 689 2024-07-13

This Manual-Swapped Lexus IS300 SportCross Might Be The Perfect Wagon

( jalopnik.com )

This Manual-Swapped Lexus IS300 SportCross Might Be The Perfect Wagon If you could assemble the perfect car from parts, what would you put together? A cargo-hauling wagon body maybe, with a stout inline-six that loves boost and a manual transmission. If that sounds like your ideal enthusiast car, then you’d be well served by this absolutely gorgeous manual-swapped IS300 SportCross. Read more…

Jalopnik 520 2024-07-13

Porsche 911 Cuarenta Edition Celebrates 40 Years In Spain And Portugal With Amazing Tartan Seats

( jalopnik.com )

Porsche 911 Cuarenta Edition Celebrates 40 Years In Spain And Portugal With Amazing Tartan Seats After years of being represented by an importer in Spain and Portugal, Porsche officially launched its Porsche España subsidiary in 1984, now called Porsche Ibérica. To celebrate the division’s 40th anniversary, Porsche has launched the new 911 Carrera GTS Cuarenta Edition, which has a super special look inspired by… Read more…

Jalopnik 705 2024-07-13

Cop Who Crashed 4 Times In 8 Years While On Duty Finally Kills Someone

( jalopnik.com )

Cop Who Crashed 4 Times In 8 Years While On Duty Finally Kills Someone A Minnesota state trooper received nine charges of second-degree manslaughter and criminal vehicular homicide this week for the crash death of a teen. His checkered past of causing wrecks while on-duty left many in the community wondering why it took a tragic death to get this officer off the road. Read more…

Jalopnik 674 2024-07-13

Watch Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya Slide Hyundai EVs Around A Track

( jalopnik.com )

Watch Drift King Keiichi Tsuchiya Slide Hyundai EVs Around A Track If you’re familiar with the Drift King, Keiichi Tsuchiya, you know he loves to take very cool cars and get them slideways on track. The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N is a very cool car, as are the RN22e and Vision N 74 concepts. So naturally, when Hyundai handed Tsuchiya the keys to all three, he wasted no time kicking their… Read more…

Jalopnik 684 2024-07-13

Perfectly Spec’d Toyota GR86 Returns For 2025

( jalopnik.com )

Perfectly Spec’d Toyota GR86 Returns For 2025 These days, where greyscale paint reigns supreme, it’s not often a car comes straight from the factory in the perfect spec. It’s even more surprising when that vehicle comes from a mainstream automaker. Toyota is showing once again how it can get things right by bringing back the glorious GR86 Hakone Edition for 2025. Read more…

Jalopnik 1.0k 2024-07-13

First Responder Video Released From Senator Fetterman’s High-Speed Crash: “He Was Flying”

( jalopnik.com )

First Responder Video Released From Senator Fetterman’s High-Speed Crash: “He Was Flying” Pennsylvania Democratic senator John Fetterman is known for a few things, like his 6-foot-8 frame and his affinity for hoodies, but great driving is certainly not one of them. Maryland State Police body-camera footage released yesterday shows first responders discussing the lawmaker’s June 9 crash, and quoting a… Read more…

Jalopnik 422 2024-07-13

Red Bull Racing’s New Production Hypercar Is The Ultimate F1 Season Ticket

( jalopnik.com )

Red Bull Racing’s New Production Hypercar Is The Ultimate F1 Season Ticket Red Bull Racing, the reigning dominant force in F1, finally revealed its first production hypercar at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on Friday. The RB17 promises a level of performance equal to Grand Prix-winning machinery. However, the track-only hypercar lacks any distinctive design cues from Red Bull’s actual F1… Read more…

Jalopnik 1.1k 2024-07-13

This Is How One Woman Scammed Ride Sharing Apps For $10,000 A Month

( jalopnik.com )

This Is How One Woman Scammed Ride Sharing Apps For $10,000 A Month We trust gig workers to drive us around, deliver our food and go through the tedium of shopping for our groceries. We trust the profile picture on the app is a safe person and that their employers back that up. One woman made a killing on exploiting that fantasy of safety, and her story is thrilling and terrifying at… Read more…

Jalopnik 730 2024-07-13

States Considering Taxing Retail Deliveries To Pay For Roads When Gas Taxes Fall Flat

( jalopnik.com )

States Considering Taxing Retail Deliveries To Pay For Roads When Gas Taxes Fall Flat Gas tax revenue is predicted to take a downward trajectory going into the 2030s as we head into a zero emission, greener future. States are looking at ways to make up for the loss in revenue and one of those ways might be to tax the constant stream of delivery trucks. Read more…

Jalopnik 779 2024-07-13

Elon Musk Will Sue Companies For Not Advertising On Twitter

( jalopnik.com )

Elon Musk Will Sue Companies For Not Advertising On Twitter Elon Musk’s relationship to Twitter advertisers over the past year can best be described as “adversarial,” but the Tesla CEO announced a new level of combativeness Thursday: He intends to take brands who took their ad spend away from the platform to court in hopes they’ll be criminally prosecuted for not paying him. Read more…

Jalopnik 467 2024-07-13

Watch This Motorcycle Magician Take A Big Bike Places It Was Never Meant To Go

( jalopnik.com )

Watch This Motorcycle Magician Take A Big Bike Places It Was Never Meant To Go I am unilaterally declaring today a Pol Tarrés appreciation day. The Andorran rider got his start as a trials rider, but that wasn’t challenging enough for him, so now he does most of his riding on a 450-poundYamaha T7. That isn’t a bike that normally competes in trials and enduro riding, but somehow he makes it… Read more…

Jalopnik 1.1k 2024-07-13

Boeing Starliner Could Return To Earth If It Needs To, Just Doesn’t Want To Right Now: NASA

( jalopnik.com )

Boeing Starliner Could Return To Earth If It Needs To, Just Doesn’t Want To Right Now: NASA Despite the development delays and a drastically elongated mission, NASA stated on Wednesday that it’s aiming to return the Boeing Starliner from the International Space Station by the end of July. The space agency also stated the spacecraft could evacuate to Earth right now should an emergency arise. Like the… Read more…

Jalopnik 964 2024-07-13

Learn How To Parallel Park Like A Queen With RuPaul And His Classic Mercedes SL

( jalopnik.com )

Learn How To Parallel Park Like A Queen With RuPaul And His Classic Mercedes SL For those who have the luxury of a comprehensive public transit system or ample parking, in a heavily populated and car-reliant region like Southern California, parallel parking is effectively a sport. It’s a badge of honor to squeeze your car into a tight spot on the first go or with minimal adjustment once you’re… Read more…

Jalopnik 328 2024-07-12