Max Finkel
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Max Finkel is a Weekend Contributor at Jalopnik.
Jun 30
126

This is what it looks like when your bubble pops around you. Before the posts he thought he was living in a world where this is the dominant attitude and would be widely welcomed and appreciated. Now that his bubble is popped he is left to deal with reality. My prediction for the future of Petrolicious? The go to Read more

Jun 30
180

“Look, I promise I’m not racist against Black people. I do, however, not believe in a woman’s right to control her own body. Especially as it pertains to Black women.”

Jun 28
27

Our Boot is Paris to Dakar eligible and we’re talking to several teams who are interested. Hopefully yes.

Jun 28
62

Our Boot is really amazing to drive. It’s fantastic on the road and off road floats over bumps. Driving a night stint during pre running was the most fun I’ve ever had in a moving vehicle. We’ve begun to deliver customer Boots and are beginning to build 4DR versions. We be back racing the Baja as soon as racing there Read more

Jun 28
215

Given what people know about Sacha Baron Cohen, and his well publicized gimmicks and how he despises the right-wing, it should be taken as clever trolling.

Jun 28
27

Not to defend this atrocity of a livery, but I don’t buy the 10 mil just for a paint job, Widebody paintjobs, depending on the colours and complexity are a few hundred K at best
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Jun 23
1

Been to Israel in 1985, 1992, and 2013 - and I am car guy, so I can attest that you see some stuff there you won’t see in the US - and that they do love Corvettes...

Jun 22
2

Due to the long-standing Arab states’ commercial embargo — i.e., ‘if you sell to Israel, you can’t sell here’ — few manufacturers sold in Israel. For the Japanese manufacturers, for reasons I don’t know, in the 1970's it seemed that only Subaru was willing to sell in Israel. We had a Renault 12 station wagon when we Read more

Jun 22
1

Some of the most interesting cars (for me) in Israel are the Mercedes W123 and 124 diesel taxis with over a million miles and that are often extended by like 6 feet to hold a huge amount of passengers. Common in the PA and E Jerusalem areas.

Jun 22
1

That Skoda ute inspired me to edit this from the current Superb, and all I can say is yes please.

Jun 21
13

Ah, I see. So it’s not that the components themselves are the problem, it’s the “user agreement” that accompanies that contract that is the problem. Read more

Jun 21
11

The trouble is that most cars look horrible and ghastly when parked next to a 406 coupe.

Jun 21
119

I respect the idea but does Kate Pierson even want to become a robot? That's a massive change just to hear Love Shack forever 

Jun 21
11

I’ve always loved this little Skoda pickup too. A pre-Volkswagen model, these (along with that Peugeot above) used to be pretty popular in Israel.

Jun 21
2

Must have been a long time since you last visited. Nothing costs “a few shekels” these days and a pint of beer in Herzliya beach will cost at least $11