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Jun 28
10

Unpopular (?) opinion — I would rather have a Mustang II than about 90% of the Mustangs that came before it. Read more

Jun 25
10

The Landline Telephone Concours hits a little too close to home. I have two Bell Model 500 telephones, a 1978 Western Electric “Noteworthy” that I got because it was featured on The Americans, and I just acquired a Nortel Displayphone that I’ve been in search of for years.

Jun 20
5

The Defender is priced the same as it was before. Were you expecting them to make a cheaper version?

Jun 19
20

As good as it is to have this post, it’s notable that the reason it’s not by one of the Black staff writers at Jalopnik is that there are no Black staff writers at Jalopnik. Read more

Jun 18
5

My favorite solution ever for following the rules while being more objectionable than before is this solution to fussy HOAs:

Jun 18
11

Dang it, pasted the wrong pic at the bottom. I meant to put the TJ Cruiser concept:

Jun 18
1

It says “a period of more than 14 days.”
That means 14 consecutive days.

Jun 18
16

Sliding doors are the best doors. This might not be the first time someone’s had the idea to put them something boxier than a minivan, but I don’t care. This is what the world needs more of.

Jun 18
1

Only if a pigeon comes at you with a machete. Top speed on this is probably about 10 mph.

Jun 18
4

What is it with randomly mis-capitalized words and bad punctuation, and threatening journalists any time they tell on you? Every asshole is Trump now.

Jun 17
4

Google Translate is helpful when it tells me this can be had for about USD$13,000 and it has a 150 mile range, but it’s a hero when it tells me the eQ2 can simulate FLAMEOUT CONTROL

Jun 17
7

Can you imagine dropping even the tiniest Nissan Leaf powertrain in that? It’s gotta weigh about the same as a cardboard bicycle.

Jun 17
14

I understand that they might not have known “Maybach” and “Ford” were already taken, but did they really not know they were sharing a name with the Pagani Small Pudding?

Jun 16
76

It looks like Changli is now using a Torchinsky quote on their homepage!

Jun 14
5

I’m delighted to learn about Bud Lindemann, and now I’ve got a whole Sunday’s worth of 1970s road tests to watch in this Car & Track playlist. Thanks!