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All Of GM’s LS Engines, Explained

Among the go-to engines for affordable, reliable V8 swaps, you can’t really beat General Motors’ LS small-block engine. You can find the things in everything from Mazda RX-7s to classic Minis. A new video from Auto Guild walks us through an extensive history of the thing and the changes each subsequent generation…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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The First GM Cruise ‘Autonomous’ Car With No Pedals Or Steering Wheel Is Just About Here: Report

We’re finally to lay eyes on the GM Cruise self-driving car, Tesla calls BS on the unintended acceleration claims and a look at Subaru’s big emissions-reduction plan. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020.Read more… Continue Reading at

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I really like Citroën’s commercial trucks, and I get why this 1969 brochure would want to use a high

I really like Citroën’s commercial trucks, and I get why this 1969 brochure would want to use a high-tech com-pu-ter-ized typeface like that, but you’d think you’d save the compu-talk for something other than “very comfortable cabin.” That part doesn’t really need computers. Those knee-windows, though, that’s…Read more… Continue Reading at

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Take A Moment For Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Then Enjoy Some Jalopnik Classics Today

All Americans should be familiar with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. But if you haven’t really thought about his life and times since you read about them in school, take a moment to think about the importance of the civil rights movement beyond “having a dream.” Like the context of this photo, for example.Read more… […]

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The MTA’s R40 Unfortunately Did Predict The Troubled Future Of New York’s Subway Cars

52 years ago this month, a new set of futuristic subway cars called the R40s entered regular service on the F between Coney Island and Jamaica. The cars were designed by famed industrial designer Raymond Loewy and they were meant to symbolize the atmosphere of change the subway and the city were undergoing at the […]

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