If you think that is what makes your car “badass” or “stealth,” then you’re inhabiting the same mental space your local actuary visits when he straps on spiked leathers and rips around on his straight piped harley. If you really wanted to blend in you’d leave your wheels silver. But now your whip is “murdered out”… »
Here’s the situation: I’m riding home from basketball, when a Maserati Quattroporte GTS (not unlike the one above) pulls up next to us. “Cool!” I thought. Immediately, the Maserati driver proceeded to cut us off. Luckily, he turned into a parking lot a few hundred feet later. Our encounter was over. »
I have two favorite standby flavors that I usually crave when I want some ice cream: mint chocolate chip or some kind of raspberry/blackberry/mountain forest berry that doesn’t start with straw-, blue-, or cran-. »
Don’t get me wrong; I love the 991. I think it’s easily the best-looking 911 and the interior is miles ahead of the 996 and 997 before it. »
A better image to celebrate the American Supreme Court ruling than putting a rainbow flag filter on a picture of your straight wedding what is wrong with you? »
So here’s a “Shit Customers Do” story for you. It’s kind of long, so here’s a Mustang for your time: »
A huge Pet Peeve of mine is when marketers/salesman/ads use the term “transfers up to 100% of the torque (power, etc) to a single wheel!” when referring to brakes based traction control systems.
(Apologies that this isn’t the right place to vent since it’s a car forum, but I needed a place to have an outburst) »
We need to save car culture. We need to save it from the appliances. We need to save it from the commuters. We need your help. Jalopnik is launching a full-blown YouTube experience to bring you some ammo in this war. Today is the day we fight back. »
Most of you are too young and too male, so you are probably aware of computational-machine-supported interactive video-projection toys. One of the most popular series of these items, Electronic Arts’ FIFA, will feature women’s teams for the first time. Twelve national teams, listed below, were selected for inclusion.