I Might Rob Banks To Buy This $20 Million+ 1969 Gulf Porsche 917K

If one were to make a list of the greatest race cars of all time, the Porsche 917 would easily be at the top. Its wins at Le Mans in the late 1960s and early '70s, stunning Gulf Oil livery, and move star status all cement it as an icon. Now a fantastic 917K is for sale, and I might rob banks to buy it. » 9/18/14 4:09pm Yesterday 4:09pm

Man's Stolen Jaguar E-Type Miraculously Found After 46 Years

Every time Ivan Schneider bought a new car, he would think of the one that got away — or rather, the one that was taken from him. Back in 1968, the Manhattan attorney bought himself a Jaguar E-Type convertible, only to have it stolen from right in front of his apartment just six months later. » 9/18/14 9:38am Yesterday 9:38am

"LOL THIS IS EXACTLY WHAT I EXPECT FROM YOU WEALTH-HATERS AT JALOPNIK, GO BACK TO DRIVING YOUR MIATAS AND BEETLES WHILE I GO FLAT OUT ON A PUBLIC ROAD IN THE GALLARDO I BOUGHT AFTER MY STARTUP GOT SOME CAPITAL (WHEN IT COMES BACK FROM THE SHOP BECAUSE IT CAUGHT FIRE WHEN I SPUN IT)" » 9/17/14 1:56pm Wednesday 1:56pm

The 2015 Fiat 500X: Will Americans Buy This Fiat?

I think it's fair to say that Fiat hasn't exactly taken America by storm. Sure, the 500 Abarth is a perennial Jalop favorite, and other versions the tiny car sell okay in big cities, but the larger, uglier 500L has been something of a sales dud. Can the 500X change Americans' minds? » 9/17/14 1:34pm Wednesday 1:34pm

NHTSA's Boss Doesn't Live In The Same Reality As Everyone Else

Over the past few months, members of Congress have pulled few punches when it comes to condemning General Motors executives in the wake of the ignition switch recall crisis. Today they aimed their ire at David Friedman, acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and it was not pretty. » 9/16/14 7:30pm Tuesday 7:30pm

What Does America's Auto Safety Regulator Actually Do?

Back when they hit General Motors with a record $35 million fine for not reporting the ignition switch defect, officials from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration had stern words for automakers who hid problems and delayed recalls. The thing is, NHTSA was hardly blameless in both the GM scandal and the… » 9/16/14 3:18pm Tuesday 3:18pm