From our own Aaron Brown, who has a daily Craigslist search alert set up for “Cheap M3s under $4,000,” comes the most brilliantly brazen for-sale ad I think I’ve ever seen. Forget the clever essay-length backstory and insane hyperbole. This is how you sell a car. The ad out of Hartford Craigslist is simple: It’s titled “Bmw m3 - $2000" and the … [Read more...] about Now THIS Is How You Sell an E36 M3
There I was, roaring down the streets in a 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye and all 797 of its horsepower, when the song changed. I turned it up, the subwoofer thundering behind me although the audio inside of the car wasn’t too loud. I was that person. I liked it. Then, the questions started. The song that came on a local radio station was “ZEZE” by … [Read more...] about Asking the Important Questions in the 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye
A Russian YouTube host and auto mechanic named Vlad replaced his Lada’s lead-acid car battery with a box filled with over 750 AA alkaline batteries just like what you might find in your T.V. remote. Here’s what happened when he tried starting the engine. Vlad made a rectangular box out of wood, and on the inside attached a copper plate on opposite ends. He then … [Read more...] about Man Replaces Car Battery With Box of AAs and It Actually Works
Even though this year’s Detroit Auto Show was a little bit thin, there were still plenty of interesting cars around: the new Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, the new Supra that we never talk about, and I suppose even the new Ford Explorer. But when it comes to the most technically interesting car at the show, none of these big shots are my pick. No, by far the strangest and … [Read more...] about The Most Interesting Car In Detroit Was This Front-Drive, Diesel Manual Body-on-Frame Van
Jalopnik Reviews All of our test drives in one convenient place. Miata, Miata, Miata. It feels like that’s all anyone ever talks about, because it can be hard not to. But there are other small, fun roadsters on the market, like the 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth. So what if it’s based on the Miata? I have one this week. What do you want to know about it? (Full … [Read more...] about What Do You Want to Know About the 2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth?