My wife and I have the following exchanges constantly.
Take away their vehicle for 30+ days and suspend their licence. They can’t handle their pot or Jeep.
After a few drinks and some time with GIMP, I made this cluster for my daily driver smart five years ago. It’s been about 120k miles since then and the thing still puts a smile on my face.
Ahead of the Ginetta GT 5 Challenge race weekend at Silverstone during the June 8 weekend, racer Charlie Martin sat down in front of a crowd at the drivers’ meeting. With a rainbow sticker in hand, she explained a rather simple—but effective—plan: place one of these small stickers somewhere on your car to show your…
Nice, hope the project goes well. And I like the AT-AT window sticker—I got a similar one for my brother a while ago.
Rare to see a lady that wrenches on her own VW Bug. Most folks who own that kind of car tend to just run them into the ground, sell it, and get a used PT Cruiser.
Well, we (collectively, as the United States of Jalopnik) have Nibbles for now. He is an international treasure to be beholden by all, as the almighty hamster that spins the Kinja wheel and keeps the lights on. Praise Nibbles. Do not mess with Nibbles. Keep Nibbles happy at all times.
It seems highly unlikely that Jalopnik is going anywhere from what I’ve heard.
I must somehow be living under a rock. To my fellow Trans* Oppos, I hope you had a great weekend and your days are as beautiful as you are!
We can quantify so many things in the automotive world. Quarter-mile times, points in a race, engine displacements. But how do you measure the greatness of a mechanic? How do you quantify that? Is it how quickly they can fix a vehicle? Is it how many vehicles return to their shop for do-overs or further repair, known…
I’ve taken a lot of time thinking about how to write this. While I love to write research reports for fun, I’ve never researched or written anything quite like this. So here is my best attempt. This is the long-delayed second part of my U-Haul series.
soo this just popped up on my local news
Great stuff! Thanks for sharing, and glad that you have found your happiness!
That tachometer is adorably tiny.
Ever just look out at your Volvo 240 in the morning and think, “it’s gonna take a lot to take me away from you?” You should consider swapping your car’s grating door chime for something a little more appropriate.
checks out, lizards eat Beetles. granted
Welcome to Oppo! Great story! Looking forward to more posts.