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‘Army Green’ Is The 2020 Toyota 4Runner’s Best New Feature

The 2020 Toyota 4Runner is getting Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa compatibility, some driver-assistance alerts as standard equipment, and a revised instrument panel. But the SUV’s best new feature is the Army Green color you can now spec on the TRD Pro.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Average New Land Cruiser Owner Keeps Their Truck For Over 11 Years

The Toyota Land Cruiser is famously built to last. Used across the Australian Outback, throughout Africa’s toughest areas and in violent conflict zones by United Nations peacekeeping forces, it’s supposed to outlast everything else in the harshest conditions. According to a new study by iSeeCars, it’s also outlasting…Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Mirror Cameras Are On The Road In Europe And I Still Don’t Get Why

Walking around the Frankfurt Motor Show this week, there were Audi E-tron shuttles zooming around to ferry attendees between the press room and the far reaches of the show. Like many E-trons in the European market, these ones had the camera-based mirrors that automakers have been putting on concept cars for the past…Read more… Continue […]

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Weekend Motorsports Roundup: September 14-15

This weekend, the NASCAR playoffs kick off. If that’s not your, thing, though, rest assured that we’ve rounded up a bunch of other great races going on throughout the weekend. If there’s something we missed that you think is worth watching, drop it in the comments below!Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Legendary Le Mans Racer Brings The Thunder To Goodwood

Holy crap, look at the incredible lineup of racing talent in this one vintage race. You’ve got open wheel and Le Mans legends, led by the incomparable Romain Dumas in a stonking great Ford Thunderbird. Following him is a litany of modern greats, including Nicolas Minassian, Emanuelle Pirro, Marino Franchitti, Andre…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Well Shit, VW Has Plans For An Electric Hot Hatch We’ll Probably Never Get

The production version of the 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback was finally revealed earlier this week, and despite it having a 341-mile range and 200 hp powering the rear wheels, VW is already talking about tuning it out to be a full hot hatch. Hell yeah. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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That Time Oprah Gave 276 People ‘Free’ Cars That Actually Cost Them $6,000 In Taxes

It’s the 15th anniversary of one of the greatest publicity stunts in all of television—the day Oprah Winfrey surprised an audience of hundreds of people in need of reliable transportation with brand-new Pontiac G6 sedans, but then left them on the hook for the thousands in taxes that came with them.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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What I Found When I Crawled Under The 2020 Land Rover Defender

I just crawled under the 2020 Land Rover Defender—the unibody, independent suspension-equipped successor to a legendary body-on-frame, solid-axle off-road brute. What I saw didn’t appear to be an SUV built on a special off-road platform, but rather a machine quite similar to other vehicles in the Land Rover lineup.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Ford Recalls 340,000 Explorers Because People Keep Injuring Their Hands On Sharp Seat Frames

Nearly 340,000 Ford Explorers from the 2017 model year will need a trip to the dealership soon, but not to be traded for new ones with a bit more power and ST badges all over—unless that’s your thing. Instead, it’s for a new recall, because the SUVs have been rolling around for years now with […]

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A Very Basic Guide To Understanding How The NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Work

Understanding modern NASCAR can be difficult for anyone trying to get into it. You may be baffled as to why races have premeditated cautions or why they don’t just give the trophy to the driver who collects the most points, like in the old days. It gets easier with time, but like anything, it’s good […]

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