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Danica Patrick’s Last Race As A Full-Time NASCAR Driver Ends Early In Flames

NASCAR’s final race of 2017 has been somewhat anticlimactic so far, with only one early caution for Joey Gase eating the wall. But now an incident involving Danica Patrick and Kasey Kahne brought out the second caution flag and ended Patrick’s last race as a full-time driver early on just lap 141 of 267. Read […]

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This Sure As Hell Looks Like A New Bentley Mulsanne Convertible

Only 19 Bentley Grand Convertibles By Mulliner will be built. This bespoke beast for billionaires is based on the Mulsanne Speed, packing the same 6.75-liter twin-turbo V8. That 530 horsepower and 811 lb-ft of torque is put to luxurious good use in this huge convertible. All for just around a very frugal $3.5 million…Read more… […]

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Your Old Honda Really Needs A Rad Set Of Mugen Wheels

The Mugen CF-48 wheel is not a particularly rare design. You can pretty much always find a set for sale. It’s not necessarily the prettiest wheel, either, more function than form. Yet this wheel has risen to near-legendary status in the Honda community on a wave of vintage JDM cool that you just can’t get […]

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Cancel Your Black Friday Shopping Plans, There’s A 24 Hour Marathon Of Classic MotorWeek Episodes

Coming up this Turkey day, while you’re still sitting around in a stupor working off your food hangover, MotorWeek is kicking things up a notch to provide you and yours with 24 hours of constant vintage car review entertainment. Welcome, my friends, to Motorweek.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Dive Into The Dumbness Of Macau 2017 With 20 Full Minutes Of Silly Crashes

The fact that there’s 20 full minutes of lowlights from one racing weekend should tell you that maybe a certain “historic” racing venue is a tad sketch. That’s what the 2017 Macau Grand Prix weekend gave us thanks to the mad genius behind CrashRacing. My only beef is that it’s not set to “Spanish Flea” […]

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The Devel’s Manic 4500 Horsepower Engine Now Has Even More Power

Four years ago Devel debuted their wild pie-in-the-sky 16-cylinder quad turbo hypercar, allegedly with 4,500 horsepower, at the Dubai Auto Show. That car was mostly a styling exercise, and it looked manic; less like an actual car and more like something Hot Wheels would make to go fast on little orange tracks. Two…Read more… Continue […]

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First And Second Place Crash, Independently, Somehow, On The Last Corner Of Last Lap

Can you just imagine being a Formula 3 driver? Just imagine it. You’ve worked your way up. Next stop, Formula 1. You’ve had your successes, and now, another one. You’re on the last corner of the last lap of a big race. And then you stuff it. Both of you.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Put Your Pinky Rings Up With This 24-Karat Magic Austin Healey 

In general I tend to live my life opposed to wretched excess, avoiding conspicuous consumption wherever possible. Buyer’s remorse is a familiar feeling, and occasionally I even feel it over something as innocuous as a bag of potato chips. I’m not sure I can explain, then, why I’m giddy over this gilded Austin Healey,…Read more… […]

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Sadler Had To Be Held Back From A Fight After Losing Out On NASCAR Xfinity Title

There’s losing with grace, and then there’s Elliott Sadler tonight, who narrowly missed out on the NASCAR Xfinity Series championship at Homestead-Miami tonight. Sadler was especially frustrated with Ryan Preece, who he made contact with on track trying to get by. So, he tried to pick a fight with Preece on pit lane. Read more… […]

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Watch NASA Launch Its Shiny New JPSS-1 Weather Satellite

NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration launched the Joint Polar Satellite System-1, the first in a “series of four highly advanced polar-orbiting satellites,” NASA announced on Saturday, with the agencies touting they expect significant improvements to their weather-forecasting abilities when…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Toyota Denies Porsche One Last Win In Bahrain Despite Toyota Driver Breaking A Toe

You know who I don’t want to meet in a fight? A Le Mans prototype driver. Between the 6 Hours of Bahrain’s overall winner Anthony Davidson driving with a broken toe and LMP2 class winner Bruno Senna driving with no power steering for most of the last hour, those guys are all tougher than I […]

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Porsche On Porsche Carnage Takes Porsche 919 Out Of Leading Its Last Race

Porsche’s attempt to end their Le Mans prototype program with a win like their sister-marque Audi did last year isn’t going so hot. The No. 1 Porsche 919 LMP1 collided with the No. 86 Gulf Racing Porsche 911 in LM GTE Am, taking it out of the overall lead and handing it right away to […]

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Toyota Recalls Over 68,000 C-HRs and PHEV Priuses For Faulty Electronics

According to a report on Carscoops and a Toyota press release, Toyota is recalling around 28,600 2018 Toyota C-HRs for a faulty electronic parking brake. Toyota is also recalling nearly 39,900 2012-2015 PHEV Prius models for a fuse that may malfunction during driving resulting in a loss of power. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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