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A Look Inside The Tesla Model 3, Chevy Bolt, and BMW i3 Jalopnik
5 months back
Are you curious how EVs work? We sure as hell are, so we found a Tesla Model 3 and two other EVs all taken totally apart, so we could take a really, really deep ...
The 48-Year-Old BMW We Drove Across The U.S. | Jalopnik Jalopnik
9 months back
Take a closer look at this 1970 BMW 2500 that travelled with two Jalops from Washington to NYC. Subscribe to Jalopnik: http://bit.ly/2Nvw7Ew Visit us at: ...
Is This Three-Wheeled EV The Future of Commuting? | Jalopnik Jalopnik
9 months back
Arcimoto shared their "FUV", Fun Utility Vehicle with us for a spin around the city to talk about why this three-wheeled electric vehicle could be the future of ...
The Toyota Camry Is The Gold Standard Of Mid-Sized Sedans Jalopnik
3 hours back
The Toyota Camry is, for lack of a better term, the gold standard of mid-sized sedans. They are freaking everywhere. If a day goes by where I don't see a Camry, ...
What's The Best Entry-Level Exotic You Can Buy? Jalopnik
3 years back
When you have the ability to enter the wonderful world of exotics, which one do you buy? With "Entry-Level" being a relative term, not all of our experts argue that ...
Big Rig Sleeping Is Better Than You Think | Time for Trucks Extra Jalopnik
1 years back
Jalopnik takes a look at what it's like to sleep inside a truck. Check out more from our 'Time For Trucks' series: ...
They Don't Make Cars Like The Mazda RX-7 Anymore | Jalopnik Jalopnik
10 months back
We took a spin in the original, first-generation 1980 Mazda RX-7. Its lightweight, analog and fun-at-all-costs attitude changed our lives. We need to bring back ...
What It's Like To Drive A Solar-Powered Car Jalopnik
3 months back
We made it the the Bay Area, home of Silicon Valley, to see the car of the future, as the Bay thought it up. What we found with Cal Solar's team car at UC ...
The Correct Pronunciation of Porsche | Carguments Jalopnik
1 years back
Raph and Kristen argue about the correct pronunciation of Porsche. Subscribe to Jalopnik: https://goo.gl/u7sDEk Visit us at: http://jalopnik.com/ Like us at: ...
Why The Yugo ISN'T The Worst Car Ever | Jalopnik Jalopnik
9 months back
Jalopnik's Jason Torchinsky and Erik Schilling put an ultimatum to every hack out there who wants to put the Yugo on their worst car lists. Subscribe to Jalopnik: ...
The 50 Most Famous Cars From The Last 50 Years! Jalopnik
4 years back
Check out this video featuring Scott Parker's illustrations of 50 Famous Cars (Corrected). We know there are more, but there's just way too many to list!
A Close Look At The 2019 Rivian EV Pickup Jalopnik
4 months back
Our design fetishist Jason Torchinsky got a chance to take a look at the 2019 Rivian EV Pickup at the New York Auto Show. We can definitely for sure say that ...
The Tatra 603 Was Designed in Secret | 5 Things To Know Jalopnik
9 months back
The Tatra 603 is a gleefully strange car, unlike pretty much anything else before or since. That's probably why Jason Torchinsky is so gaga over it, and why these ...
Watch What Happens At America's Most Ticketed Car Show | Jalopnik Investigates Jalopnik
3 years back
Why go to a car show, if you know you're going to get impounded? Read more: ...
Inside The Awesome New VW Camper "California" Jalopnik
1 years back
We love the new VW Camper! Oddly enough, it's called the "California," even though it won't be sold in America. Come on, VW! What gives? Sell that beauty ...
Here's What Happened When I Cracked Open My 250,000 Mile Jeep Engine Jalopnik
4 years back
Our own David Tracy cracked open his Jeep's 250000-mile engine to see what was inside. Read more: ...
How the Legendary BMW M Coupe Was Designed in Secret Jalopnik
4 months back
When the 1998-2002 clown shoe BMW Z3 M Coupe was first presented to management (the first prototype of the Z3 Coupe, rather), the executive was at a loss ...
The 1970 Triumph GT6+ Is A Bloody Brilliant Sports Car | Jalopnik Jalopnik
8 months back
The Mazda Miata that everyone loves is supposed to be based on old British sports cars like the Triumph GT6+. The thing is every time you see one on the road, ...
Why Your Local Junkyard Is a Treasure Trove Of Cool Cars Jalopnik
4 years back
You never know what you'll find in your local junkyard. Jalopnik's David Tracy explains. Read more: ...
What It’s Like To Drive A 52-Year Old French BRZ | Jason Drives Jalopnik
4 years back
The Matra Djet was the car given to Yuri Gagarin when he returned from space, and Jason drives it. Click below for more: Read more: ...
Park a Toyota Camper To Avoid Paying Rent in NYC | Carspotting Jalopnik
1 years back
The East Village has some lovely, lovely cars, and we're bringing them directly to you. This week on Carspotting, Raph finds a '97 Porsche Boxster and a Toyota ...
Why the Corvette C8 Became Mid-Engine Jalopnik
1 months back
2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Program Engineering Manager Josh Holder explains why the car went mid-engine, and why it ditches leaf springs for coilovers.
The Best and Worst of the New York International Auto Show Jalopnik
4 months back
Jalopnik's own certified human barometer of taste Jason Torchinsky, gives out awards to the best and the worst the 2019 New York International Auto Show had ...
Still Underrated: The First-Gen Lexus IS Jalopnik
3 weeks back
For years, the first-generation Lexus IS was a wannabe BMW with a weird clock dashboard. But slowly, surely, the car has revealed its true self. These cars are ...
Here's Everything Wrong With Our $500 Off-Road Postal Jeep Jalopnik
10 months back
David Tracy takes us on a tour of his recently purchased $500 Jeep DJ-5 postal carrier, pointing out its copious flaws. Will this rust-bucket make it 1700 miles to ...
This Bubble Era Supercharged Convertible Is Everything Subarus Aren't Jalopnik
5 days back
The classic Subarus are turbocharged rally monsters or low-key all-wheel-drive wagons. The Subaru Vivio GX-T, complete with a three-part Multi-Top, is neither ...
A Lifted Subaru Outback Is The Best SUV You Can Buy Jalopnik
4 years back
Can you offroad a lifted Subaru Outback? Yes, you can. And you abso-freakin-lutely should. Read more: ...
The 2019 Chevrolet Camaro Is a Horrible Mistake | Carguments Jalopnik
1 years back
Patrick thinks the new 2019 Chevrolet Camaro looks bad, Mike think it looks good. What we really care about is that Bumblebee from Transformers was better as ...
What's The Best Car For A Teenager? | Doug DeMuro Jalopnik
4 years back
Classic Car Club Manhattan's Jeannette Klein, our Nicole Conlan, and Doug DeMuro debate the topic, with Tavarish providing some good used car options.
5 Things You Should Know About the VW Microbus Jalopnik
10 months back
The Volkswagen Type 2, better known as the Microbus, VW Van, Hippie Bus, Kombi, or whatever else, maybe one of Jason Torchinsky's favorite vehicles of all ...
Why The LS Engine Swap is So Popular Jalopnik
10 months back
One of the most common engine swaps of all time is the LS, but why? What is it about this engine that makes it so popular? This 944 racing team built the perfect ...
What's The Best Under $30,000 Performance Car? Jalopnik
4 years back
What's the best bang for your performance buck? Host Doug DeMuro asks Jalopnik's Travis Okulski, Aaron Brown and Tavarish why you should take a WRX ...
Driving A Car With a Transmission Half Made Out of Paper Jalopnik
5 months back
Have you ever wondered what it's like to drive a car from the early 1900s with a transmission half made out of paper? Of course you have--you're human.
Tucker 48: The Car That Was Too Good For Detroit Jalopnik
7 months back
There are all sorts of conspiracy theories that find our way to us, and virtually all of them are terrible hokum. Except one. It really did happen. Once. With the ...
Driving A 104-Year-Old Ford Model T and The Beastly Hot Rod It Spawned Jalopnik
5 months back
The Model T might be one of the best-known cars ever made, but few people know how deeply weird they are to actually drive, so we made Jason try it. And, just ...
The Mercedes SLR Is and Isn't a Supercar Jalopnik
5 months back
Supercars are singular expressions of one company, maybe one lone designer's madness, hubris, maybe even national identity and definitely quest for speed.
Toyota MR2 Turbo – 5 Things to Know Jalopnik
1 years back
Jalopnik's Kristen Lee walks us through 5 things to know about the Toyota MR2 Turbo. Subscribe to Jalopnik: https://goo.gl/u7sDEk Visit us at: ...
The Best Floormats We've Ever Seen | Jalopnik Jalopnik
7 months back
Chinese cars have long had a reputation in America for poor quality. There's at least one area where this can absolutely be proven false: floor mats. Chinese ...
1977 Oldsmobile Cutlass Coupe: What America's Most Popular Car Used to Look Like Jalopnik
1 months back
This is going to sound extremely alternate-universe for a second but in the midst of the 1970s, Americans bought more Oldsmobile Cutlasses than anything else, ...
Off-Roading a 2018 Suzuki Jimny Jalopnik
6 months back
David Tracy fell in love with the 2018 Suzuki Jimny while doing some light off-roading in a German construction site. He learned that what makes the Suzuki ...
How To Drive Classic Cars Every Day -- JALOPNIK ON /DRIVE THE DRIVE
7 years back
How does a NYC car club with 300+ members keep its fleet of quirky classics alive on the mean streets? By following a few simple rules -- and always being ...
A Suzuki Sidekick and More In What May Be New York's Most Forgotten Neighborhood Jalopnik
4 months back
In the late 1800s, any New Yorker would have recognized “Little Germany” downtown on the East Side of Manhattan. Now there's hardly any trace left. But if you ...
The Weirdest Crap at the 2019 NY Auto Show Jalopnik
4 months back
We know why you're here. You want to see the weird crap at the Auto Show. Well luckily Jason Torchinsky has you covered, because who knows weird better ...
The Honda Hot Hatch That Gives Birth To A Motorcycle | Jason Drives Jalopnik
2 years back
The Honda City Turbo was a fantastic Japanese car that came out in the '80s. But this little hot hatch had more going for it than just looks and a peppy 1237cc ...
The Beautiful Hand Painted Trucks of Pakistan | Jalopnik Investigates Jalopnik
5 months back
Trucks in Pakistan are not only gorgeous, they also tell a story through their art. Known locally as “Jingle Trucks,” these colorful monsters are decorated with ...
Very Rare VW Type 3 Notchback | Jalopnik Jalopnik
8 months back
Jalopnik's Jason Torchinksy walks us through this very rare VW type 3 notchback, which were never imported to the US. --------------------------- Subscribe to ...
We Found a Vintage Toyota Corolla Drag Car and Other Random Weird Cars in Brooklyn Jalopnik
2 months back
We went hunting for a 1970s Toyota Corolla SR-5 near Brooklyn Steel but found almost too many cool old cars to film! Read more: Follow Jalopnik on: ...
The Ultimate Air-Cooled Volkswagen Gathering | Jalopnik Jalopnik
8 months back
The “Treffen Cruise" is filled with intrepid air-cooled Volkswagen owners. Watch Jason Torchinsky geek out as he shows us all the air-cooled VWs at this ...