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Jalopnik commenters help police find hit-and-run driver

Jalopnik commenters identified the make and model of the vehicle from a car part left at a hit-and-run, which later helped police find and arrest two men in connection with the crime.

By April 19, 2012

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2015 Jeep Renegade goes rogue ahead of Geneva debut

We get an early peek at the newest model from Jeep.

By March 3, 2014

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Elon Musk is the anonymous buyer of the James Bond Lotus submarine

After it was found languishing in storage, the famous amphibian Bond car was auctioned off for nearly $1 million. Better yet, it turns out SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk was the secret buyer.

By October 17, 2013

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YouTube video of crazy Manhattan speedster boils police blood

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly vows to catch someone who says he averaged 66 mph around Manhattan, breaking the previous record and then posting the excitement to YouTube.

By September 4, 2013

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How Jeff Gordon fooled the Web (and wasn't even Jeff Gordon)

The famed NASCAR driver supposedly went on a normal test drive and frightened the life out of the dealer. The Web loved it. The deception, however, was in the details.

By March 14, 2013

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Behind the bloodsport: Tesla vs. NY Times

The contentiousness of the Tesla vs. New York Times tussle speaks volumes about the stakes involved for a taxpayer-supported electric carmaker and its founder.

By February 14, 2013

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Watch a crazy pilot take off from runway of mud

In a scene from a small Russian airport, a propeller plane attempts to take off from what doesn't even seem like a runway. How did the pilot manage it?

By October 24, 2012

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Nissan wants you to sit on human skin

Nissan is working on a material for its car seats that will replicate the feel of human skin.

By October 23, 2012

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Fisker Karma hybrid combusts, spontaneously

In Woodside, Calif., the owner of a Fisker Karma hybrid pops into the grocery store. When she emerges again, her car, ma, has gone south and her Karma is in flames.

By August 14, 2012

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Man finds car stolen 42 years ago on eBay

A Dallas man is reunited with his 1967 Austin Healey 3000 after years of searching for his lost love online.

By July 11, 2012