Why Do You Care About Cars? Why Do You Read Jalopnik?

Success breeds contentment and contentment is the enemy of success. Jalopnik has exceeded any dreams we had of what it could be, which means we need to dream bigger. We also need to realize that car culture is still in danger and that we don't serve everyone who deserves to be served. Thus we need to know: Why do you… » 7/25/14 1:20pm Today 1:20pm

Ask NASCAR's Kyle Larson Anything You Want Before Eldora

We're camped out at Eldora, where dirt prodigy Kyle Larson hopes to take the golden shovel home with him and, hopefully, avoid questions about how he maintains his bum. He's joining us in the JALOP-1 Airstream to answer any and all of your questions. Ask away! » 7/23/14 3:36pm Wednesday 3:36pm

The Sprinter-Based RV Lifestyle Is One I Can Get Behind

I'm sitting in the back of our bigass Airstream Interstate in one of the plush captain's chairs, typing away on my laptop while Raphael pilots us past West Virginia into rural Ohio. This is the way to be. » 7/22/14 12:26pm Tuesday 12:26pm

We're Going To Eldora To Witness America's Greatest Racing Spectacle

Last year I watched F1 cars zip around COTA and sports cars take their last laps in the sunsetting ALMS series at VIR. So it's with authority I say nothing was more fun than watching NASCAR trucks on TV trying to drive around a dirt track in middle-of-nowhere Ohio. This year I had to see it in person. That's right, … » 7/21/14 10:40am Monday 10:40am

GM Doesn't Know How To Fix Some Recalled Cadillacs

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 7/21/14 9:03am Monday 9:03am

"Meanwhile, this is a huge failure for GRU [Russian military intelligence], the FSB [the secret police] and the special forces. What kind of people are not capable of distinguishing a Malaysian airliner in the sky? It would not be surprising if the people involved were drunk. So heads will likely roll in the security…

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You are, in person, actually a relatively normal person. Your Ken Block branded personality is a lunatic. Do you have a name for your normal self in the sort of Clark Kent/Superman vein? » 7/18/14 2:15pm 7/18/14 2:15pm

America's Largest Dealership Plans To Take Over The World

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 7/18/14 9:33am 7/18/14 9:33am

Americans Buying More SUVs And Crossovers Than Sedans

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 7/17/14 9:00am 7/17/14 9:00am