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IndyCar Scares The Shit Out Of Jenson Button But Formula E Is Boring

If there’s one driver that has been missed in Formula One, it’s certainly 2009 world champion Jenson Button. Button isn’t done with racing yet, but won’t be making a full-time return to F1. Now he’s named two other series he won’t be trying in F1's place: Formula E and IndyCar, which “scares the shit” out […]

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The Polestar 1 Will Be A Very Hot Volvo S90-Based Performance Coupe

I have very high hopes for the newly standalone Polestar brand. Volvo has been hitting home run after home run as of late and I can only imagine Polestar will be like that, but better. Even the name of the upcoming Polestar car is cool: the Polestar 1. Damn!Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Went On A Giant Joy-Spreading Rally Across Japan For Ferrari’s 70th Birthday

To celebrate its 70th anniversary, Ferrari threw a bunch of parties around the globe last week. I’m biased, but I think one of the better ones is here in Japan, where the Ferrari 70th Japan Exclusive Rally was held over the course of two days. The starting point was a the famed sumo stadium where […]

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This Is How Hard It Is To Wrap A Honda Civic Type R

No matter how you feel about the new Honda Civic Type R, you have to admit its styling is a bit… complicated. There are lines going every which way, making the car busy to look at and difficult to wrap. But that doesn’t stop people from wanting wraps, and one California shop documented the entire […]

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Fire Truck Video Captures The Hellish Devastation Of The California Wildfires

Last week, as wildfires raged in Santa Rosa, California, fire trucks from across the state were called to assist. This video captured by a truck from Berkeley—an hour away from Santa Rosa—is as harrowing as any since the fire began consuming 220,000 acres and claiming at least 40 lives.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Gold Box Will Give You The Right Socks, Underwear, and More For Your Workout

Whether it’s a knee brace, compression shorts, or a ventilated duffel bag, this Amazon Gold Box is a god send for those of us that work out. Get the no-show socks you need, or that ankle brace you’ve been needing, even moisture-wicking boxers briefs. Though, if you need to stock up, you’d better do it […]

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Only 14 Cars Finished Crashdiculous Talladega NASCAR Race As Keselowski Gets The Win

Finally, crash-tacular Talladega Superspeedway delivered a handful of exciting crash-free laps at the very end of today’s NASCAR Cup Series race. Only 14 cars survived until the very end of the race, with Brad Keselowski ultimately finishing out in front. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Talladega NASCAR Race Has Now Stopped Three Times In 28 Laps For Big Crashes

It’s official: Talladega’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race is insane this year after a relatively tame start. A third red flag of the night came out after Chase Elliott tried to take advantage of a hole that quickly disappeared at the front of the field, making a big ol’ mess. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Dale Jr. Somehow Off-Roaded His Way Through The Big One At Talladega

Today’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega gave everybody what we all expected: the big one. A fifteen-car crash piled up behind the top few leaders on lap 172 of 188, red flagging the race for a massive cleanup. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Let’s All Come Together Over The Important Stuff: Going Really Fast

The world is a scary, divisive place right now, and it can be hard to even carry on a friendly conversation with other Jalops right now. Thankfully, our Onion-scented friends at The Morning Sweat have stumbled upon the one thing that can truly unite us: race cars. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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