Dealership Finds A Way To Pay Salespeople Even If The Deal Dries Up

Carlos Uruchurtu, general manager of George Chevrolet in LA, had a problem, his hard-working sales staff would do their best to get a customer into a car only to have the deal fall through when it came time to get a loan. Uruchurtu came up with a plan to pay his staff even if a customer didn't drive home with a car. » 8/01/14 4:00pm Yesterday 4:00pm

Turns Out Millennials Buy More Cars Than Generation X-ers

I feel like I spent most of 2013 trying to dispel the myths that Millennials don't like cars, aren't interested in cars, don't buy cars and can't fix cars. Or at least, the idea that some of those issues aren't economic in nature. Well, the Millennials are starting to prove everyone wrong. » 8/01/14 3:04pm Yesterday 3:04pm

The Real Reason Volkswagen Golf Sales Tanked In July

Today is the first of the month, a date that is significant for two reasons: it's the day Jalopnik writers blow their paychecks on sway bars and more skinny jeans, and it's the day automakers report their sales figures from the prior month. And July wasn't a good look for Volkswagen in the U.S. » 8/01/14 11:01am Yesterday 11:01am

The Warranty Alone On This Bugatti Will Cost You $255,000

The RM Auctions offers some of the rarest and finest automobiles for your money. Many of these cars are insanely expensive, like this Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse that has a starting bid of $1.9 million. Wait you are concerned about reliability for your Veyron? Fear not, a warranty is available. … » 7/31/14 3:55pm Thursday 3:55pm

Florida Man Finds Phone Full Of Child Porn After Buying Used Car

When you buy a used car, you may find all kinds of things: coins, CDs, maybe an article of clothing. What you do not want to find is a cell-phone with some child-porn on it. That happened to an unsuspecting Florida car buyer when he purchased a 2005 Pontiac that was owned by a convicted sex offender. » 7/30/14 1:50pm Wednesday 1:50pm

Hyundai Recalls 883,000 Sonatas Because They Just Roll Away Sometimes

The Detroit News reports that Hyundai has issued a massive recall of its Sonata sedan for two separate issues. The first recall, which affects 883,000 vehicles involves the car rolling away; the other recall affecting 5,650 cars involves defective front brakes. Thankfully, no cars have both problems. » 7/30/14 8:18am Wednesday 8:18am

Auto Loans Are At Record Highs, Delinquencies Are Suprisingly Low

Not long ago we reported that sub-prime loans on automobiles are making a comeback. Despite the fact that 32% of all auto-loans are going to sub-prime customers, the vast majority of car buyers are making payments just fine. » 7/29/14 12:15pm Tuesday 12:15pm

Six Reasons Why Owning A Supercar Isn't As Expensive As You Think

Recently, Road and Track outlined just how batshit crazy expensive maintenance on a supercar is. I decided to challenge their assertions by sitting down with an actual supercar owner, YouTube personality, and die-hard car guy Rob Dahm to see what he thought about his expensive investment. » 7/29/14 9:40am Tuesday 9:40am

Your Ultimate Two Vehicle Garage

Now that Audi owns Ducati there is only one reasonable thing to do, a showdown between their two most powerful machines. This video has predictable results, but more importantly with a total cost of $161k USD, can you think of a better combo of speed and space for that money? » 7/28/14 4:01pm Monday 4:01pm

How To Make A Used Mercedes Sound Like A Pagani Zonda

Yes, the Pagani Zonda is perhaps the best sounding car ever, ever. But what if I told you that you could have that iconic, raucous sound in a car that costs the same as a used Honda Civic? Here's how to do it. » 7/28/14 9:48am Monday 9:48am

2014 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 R-Spec: The OppositeLock Review

The Hyundai Genesis Coupe is by far and away the best competitor to the Mustang since we figured out we could eat cow. Hyundai's power unit choices will now be shadowed by Ford for their new 2015 Mustang, so is the Genesis Coupe still relevant or calf needing to be put down? » 7/27/14 9:36pm Sunday 9:36pm