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  • Watch The Grand Tour's Hosts Talk About All The Times They Nearly Died During Season 2  November 22, 2017
    The best teaser to get us all excited for the second season of The Grand Tour was always going to be having the hosts talk about all of the ways they nearly met their fate while filming the show.Read more...
    Justin T. Westbrook
  • Why The New Aston Martin Looks Just Like The Old James Bond Movie Car November 22, 2017
    James Bond movies haven’t been very memorable since Austin Powers forced the franchise to evolve into generic action flicks, but I bet you remembered the Aston Martin DB10 from Spectre when you saw today’s new Vantage unveiling.Read more...
    Andrew P. Collins
  • Comment Of The Day: Meet Mia Edition November 21, 2017
    Today we got to see what it’s like to drive a diminutive Honda City and then ride the comically compact Motocompo motorcycle that lives in its butt. And we also learned something else about small cars.Read more...
    Andrew P. Collins
  • The $350,000 McLaren 720S Can Outrun Million-Dollar Hypercars November 21, 2017
    Watch a $350,000 McLaren 720S rip down the drag strip in a time that shames the $900,000 all-wheel drive Porsche 918 Spyder and hangs with even more expensive hybrid hypercars like the McLaren P1 and Ferrari LaFerrari. Read more...
    David Tracy
  • Uber Security Breach Exposed Personal Data Of 57 Million Customers And Drivers November 21, 2017
    Uber concealed a massive breach for more than a year, in which hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The company’s new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, responded by saying he didn’t learn of the breach until recently.Read more...
    Ryan Felton
  • Here's How Uber Wants To Prevent People From Barfing In A Self-Driving Car November 21, 2017
    Barf is one of the many problems that need to be addressed before driverless robotaxis hit the road, and Uber—which just placed a massive order for 24,000 autonomous cars—recently laid out plans for a system aimed at preventing you or I from getting motion sickness while being ferried around in a self-driving car. Read more...
    Ryan Felton
  • The New Aston Martin Vantage Is Already Here To Go Racing November 21, 2017
    Aston Martin doesn’t waste time, it turns out. The same day the new 2019 Aston Martin Vantage drops, we also get its racing version, the Vantage GTE. It’s headed to the World Endurance Championship next year, and it keeps that loud and ridiculous neon green-yellow paint. Read more...
    Patrick George
  • This Old Holden Knows How To Destroy Rubber November 21, 2017
    Judging from this Holden’s taillights, this is probably a Holden HQ series Kingswood, built in Australia from 1971-1974. This one, though, puts out a lot more power than when it first came off the assembly line, or over 800 horsepower, if this video is to be believed. Read more...
    Erik Shilling
  • Grab a Hold of This Irwin GrooveLock Plier Deal November 21, 2017
    Irwin’s GrooveLock pliers are exceptionally popular, and at $16 less than its usual $80, this 8-piece set would make a great gift.Read more...
    Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Shep McAllister to Jalopnik
  • I Need An Old Volkswagen GTI And So Do You November 21, 2017
    I know you’re in pain. Years of indignities, losses, betrayals and broken promises have left you empty and wondering if there’s anything left to be hopeful about. I feel much the same. But come with me. There is a better way. We can find peace together, in an old Volkswagen GTI.Read more...
    Patrick George
  • Four Reasons To Be Skeptical That Hennessey's Venom F5 Will Break The 300 MPH Barrier  November 21, 2017
    For a while now, the next big goal in the never-ending quest for speed has been to hit 300 mph in a road car. The race to break that barrier has been heating up lately, with Koenigsegg’s average 278 mph record-setting run in Nevada demonstrating just how close we are. Bugatti might have something to […]
    Jason Torchinsky
  • What the End of Net Neutrality Means for You November 21, 2017
    We knew it was coming, but on Tuesday, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his plan to gut net neutrality and hand over control of the internet to service providers like Comcast, AT&T and Verizon (which also happens to be Pai’s former employer).Read more...
    Jacob Kleinman on Lifehacker, shared by Erin Marquis to Jalopnik
  • Here Is What You Can Expect From A $100 Car Air Freshener November 21, 2017
    Diptyque, the French scent company best known for its beautiful Instagram-tableau-ready candles that come in scents like Feu de Bois and Feuille de Lavande, released its first car diffuser in September. It joins Diptyque’s line of home diffusers and is the company’s first attempt at finally solving the problem of how…Read more...
    Kelly Conaboy
  • Car Gifts You Can Say Are For Your Kid But Are Really For Yourself November 21, 2017
    I’m really, really lucky, because just this year some switch flipped in my little boy Otto’s head and now he adores cars. He liked them okay before, but like he liked a lot of other things. Now, he draws pictures of tiny Peel P50s and Jaguar E-Types and loves every single car toy he gets […]
    Jason Torchinsky
  • GAP's Black Friday Sale is Already Upon Us, And It's 50% Off Literally Everything  November 21, 2017
    GAP is getting in on the new tradition of launching Black Friday prices super early. Right now, get 50% off everything when you use the code BLKFRIDAY at checkout. And this time, they really mean everything. No exclusions list here. That means jeans, leather, outerwear, whatever you could want.Read more...
    Jillian Lucas on Kinja Deals, shared by Shep McAllister to Jalopnik
  • South Dakota Punishes People Behind On Their Student Loans By Stripping Them Of Their Driver's License November 21, 2017
    Crushing student loan debt is known to prevent people from making substantial purchases, like a new car. In South Dakota, falling behind on your student loan debt can also mean your driver’s license will be revoked, according to the New York Times.Read more...
    Ryan Felton
  • How Smart Glasses Will Help Porsche Technicians Fix Customers' Cars November 21, 2017
    Technicians at Porsche dealerships will soon be using “high-tech spectacles” to receive instructions, and to send real-time wrenching footage to the company’s U.S. headquarters in Atlanta. Here’s how the “Tech Live Look” system works. Read more...
    David Tracy
  • The McLaren 720S GT3 Will Look Very Good On Track November 21, 2017
    Here’s McLaren’s newest GT3 race car: the McLaren 720S GT3. It looks incredible—which is not a tough feat considering the car it’s based on already breathtaking. Read more...
    Kristen Lee
  • Hand Sanitizer Alters the Results of Breathalyzer Tests in New Experiment November 21, 2017
    If a police officer pulls you over for driving while intoxicated, you could be brought in for a breath alcohol test. If that happens, you’d better hope the test operator doesn’t slather their hands in an alcohol-based hand sanitizer, first.Read more...
    Ryan F. Mandelbaum on Gizmodo, shared by Erin Marquis to Jalopnik
  • Why The Best Time To Travel For Thanksgiving Is Always Thanksgiving Morning November 21, 2017
    When I was a child, on most Thanksgivings, my parents and my brother and I would get in our car very early on Thanksgiving morning to make the three-and-a-half hour drive from our house in Kent, Ohio, to Clarksburg, West Virginia, to see family. The roads were always empty, which I took as I sign […]
    Erik Shilling