This is probably the best practical explanation of why dynos are simultaneously inaccurate, but also entirely useful.
Air density, temperature, humidity, age/condition of the car, quality of fuel... there are lots of factors that affect dyno results before we even start talking about the differences between types of dynamometers and/or calibration.
Nope! Country & Western. Seems like this mis-identification is getting worse...
The first thing the reporter said got me going.
patrick. been following jalopnik for years. this is my first time posting. im a mechanic in port aransas tx. cannot say how much this appreciated. locals call the growing debris pile mount trashmore. its huge, and maybe only half done collecting debris. they expect 60 to 70% of this town to be in the pile when done.…
Jeez, leave some commas for the rest of us!
Our path ahead is lit by the burned bridges behind us
How does a 10 year-old car still look so delicious?
pretty sure that’s a Saturn
Emily Miller and her entire team cannot be lauded enough for making this happen. I think there should be more events like it, period.
Sap Appearance Package. Black is not forgiving or kid-friendly. How many minivan owners wash their cars every week, keep them waxed, etc? If anything, a factory Rat Rod Van would be way better. Matte paint, vinyl seats.
The S stands for “Denial”
TIL: For minivans, murdered out = sporty. Welcome to 2006!
I like to play this little game where I read the Headline of an article and guess which one of you guys wrote it.
I get it right almost every time lol.
I have to say that Kristen, Steff, and Alanis are quickly becoming my favorite of the bunch, even dethroning Torch and Raph and the long gone (and then gone again) Alex…
Fancy Kristen refers to it by its complete name, not just “the 9-0"
In before comments like: “The gubmint has no business taxin me!”
Typically referred to as a fifty percent chance.