zipfuel
zipfuel
zipfuel
Oct 20
6

None of these cars handle all that well. Maybe, maybe the C4 Corvette, if you count later models. The ‘84 Corvette pictured was not a fast car.

Oct 20
50

This is a $100k+ luxury vehicle... if you can afford it, your carbon footprint is probably too big to actually care. This is aimed as a way to introduce EV pickups for GM. Make the first one aspirational to the crowd already buying Denalis and Escalades, then let the tech trickle down.

Oct 20
210

I say this as a dyed-in-the-wool environmentalist: at some point, we need to get people who don’t give a shit about the environment to also buy EVs. We need to get everyone (or at least most people) driving vehicles that aren’t powered by fossil fuels if we are to have a hope of preserving at least some of the Earth’s Read more

Oct 16
6

Why does he need a welfare check? I just assumed he somehow finally managed to get that damned $600 Chrysler minivan as far as Amsterdam and was enjoying some of the... recreational commodities available in the city.

Oct 15
31

Jalopnik, I’d like to request a welfare check on David Tracy.

Oct 14
1

Oh wow, I completely forgot we got the wagon version XD

I was only remembering the sedan version and the hatch (also badged as an Optra, but a very different car)....forgot there was a wagon version of the sedan!

rallydarkstrike
and 1 more
Oct 14
70

Definitely based on a 3rd generation Honda Accord (from a market that used the conventional headlights). The front and rear bumpers are identical, the headlights are the same shape, the grill and hood match, and the indent across the side of the car matches where the plastic trim would go on the Accord. The roughness

Oct 14
14

I also have not found out what this is. However, it looks like the trunk of a ~1992 Accord was grafted on.

Oct 13
1

We got these cars as the Chevrolet Optra5...

rallydarkstrike
and 1 more
Oct 13
1

I do not believe the stated mileage is accurate.  Add 100,000 to that and I believe it would be accurate.  

Oct 13
2

Cool rig. Hard to find a side car for that price. Probably only a starter issue (maybe even just the battery). Read more

Oct 13
1

The side car is probably worth the asking price on its own.

Oct 9
7

Drive it for cheap, blow up Porsche V8, install ‘Murica?

Oct 9
28

The link to Jalopnik’s erstwhile competitor goes back to Jalopnik instead, and the link to an upcoming project from said competitor links to an upcoming waste water treatment plant instead. Read more