Nothing else sounds quite like a rotary engine. Even at idle, it emits an ominous hum that sets your teeth on edge, a thrumming vibration set to the resonant frequency of your skull. »
I've probably seen Quentin Tarantino's Death Proof close to 20 times by now, and I still feel a little guilty every time I re-watch it. I mean, I love the film – obviously – but knowing 14 Mopars (and eight Novas) had to sacrifice their lives to make it seems just a little wrong. »
Everybody knows about the Hennessey-Bugatti showdown over who builds the world's fastest production car. You might even know the numbers to go along with a few weird car world records courtesy Jalopnik's AOTD on weird records earlier this year. But you probably ain't heard of these obscure Guinness world records. »
The inspiration for this post started out, innocuously enough, with the old Camaro Caribe concept. "Dotted-line white-stripe tires!? Now I've seen everything!" I thought. I hadn't.
A little digging turned up some tire designs a little more radical than the Caribe with its novelty sidewall pattern. »
Shell is celebrating 30 years of refining oil in Alberta by rolling back gas prices to 1984 levels. »
The last-ever-built Jensen Interceptor belonged, until recently, to the late Kjelle Qvale. Yes, that Kjelle Qvale, the man who co-founded the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance; helped develop "the corkscrew" at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca; and "married the US to sports cars" by importing and selling over a million Aston… »
When he realized his car collection included brands starting with nearly every letter from A to Z, John Moir decided to fill in the gaps. The 26 cars span not only an alphabet, but also a century, 1900 to 1999. Along with 11 of his other cars, they're all being auctioned off at no reserve at RM Auctions' Hershey event… »
An electric car gathering in Cupertino, California broke the world record for biggest EV-car parade September 22. »
Holy Christ! I didn't realize that drones were so big they actually had rooms in them! Look at all that space in there! »
If Plymouth was still around today and they pulled off shit like this, man, they would definitely be a huge hit. »
In Forza 5 they almost overdo the brake dust and bits of rubber in the name of that imperfect realism: I'm talking black specks all over the front bumper and on the wheels and wheel wells after a five-minute race.
But your idea for a car game that lets the cars show their mileage sounds awesome. »
If you were a Jalop in Canada these past two weekends and didn't take in some car show or another, you'd better have some sort of excuse. »
Fans of Deadmau5's 'Purrari' 458 Italia are used to seeing its flanks covered in Nyan Cats and rainbows, but TMZed.ca caught these exclusive photos of this bad little kitty completely EXPOSED! »