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Here's Your Massive Austin F1 Race Photo Gallery Here's Your Massive Austin F1 Race Photo Gallery

Another weekend of Formula One’s traveling circus has left Austin, and once again Lewis Hamilton dominated the field. With a chance to be eliminated from the driver’s championship title race, Sebastian Vettel fought back to finish second and keeps the fight alive until Mexico next week.

Come Hang Out With Jalopnik At Our Annual Austin F1 Meetup This Friday! Come Hang Out With Jalopnik At Our Annual Austin F1 Meetup This Friday!

Formula One is back in Austin, Texas, and so are a lot of you. It’s truly the most wonderful time of the year here: the oppressive heat is gone and F1 fans from around the world return like the swallows of Car-pistrano. So, we’re meeting up yet again to enjoy drinks and snacks this Friday, and you should come!

Come Hang Out With Jalopnik In Austin At Our Lone Star Le Mans Party TONIGHT Come Hang Out With Jalopnik In Austin At Our Lone Star Le Mans Party TONIGHT

Are you also in Austin, Texas, to enjoy the last World Endurance Championship race for the foreseeable future (as far as any of us know right now)? Rad! So are we. That’s why we’re planning a meet-up 8:00 p.m. TONIGHT at Lustre Pearl East, right between Circuit of the Americas and downtown.

What It's Like To Drive Off The Seventh Floor Of A Parking Garage What It's Like To Drive Off The Seventh Floor Of A Parking Garage

The woman who fell seven stories in her BMW 4 Series from the Littlefield Parking Garage in Austin, Texas has shared what the terrifying experience was like in a new interview.

Here's Video Of That Car Falling Seven Stories Out Of A Parking Garage Last Month Here's Video Of That Car Falling Seven Stories Out Of A Parking Garage Last Month

Police have released video showing the moment a BMW 4 Series fell seven stories after driving off the edge of an Austin, Texas parking garage—the second such incident to happen in less than a year, which is terrifying.

Austin Police Department Pulls Ford Explorers Out Of Service Over Carbon Monoxide Leaks Austin Police Department Pulls Ford Explorers Out Of Service Over Carbon Monoxide Leaks

Austin Police Sgt. Zachary LaHood told CBS News he’s “lucky to be alive” after experiencing carbon monoxide poisoning from a leak in his Ford Explorer. Six other Austin police officers have also been treated for carbon monoxide exposure in the last week, so the department has taken 37 of its Ford Explorer Police…

Car Falls Seven Stories From Same Parking Garage That Had A Car Hanging From It Last Year Car Falls Seven Stories From Same Parking Garage That Had A Car Hanging From It Last Year

At some point, installing sturdier railing might be a good idea for Austin’s Littlefield Parking Garage. The same garage we live-streamed less than a year ago as a car was dangling from its side just had a BMW fall from its seventh floor, reports the Austin American-Statesman. The driver was taken to a local hospital…

The Tale Of Longhorn Speedway, The Forgotten Ghost Track In The Shadow Of Circuit Of The Americas The Tale Of Longhorn Speedway, The Forgotten Ghost Track In The Shadow Of Circuit Of The Americas

Other than a weekend flea market that draws a decent crowd, things are pretty quiet at the corner of U.S. 183 and FM 812 in southeast Austin. There’s a VFW post, a small Circle K gas station and scattered Mexican restaurants.

Austin Wants A Formula E Race In 2018 But Not On Its F1 Track Austin Wants A Formula E Race In 2018 But Not On Its F1 Track

Five U.S. cities are on the short list for a 2018 Formula E race, including Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Austin, reports the Austin-American Statesman. With electric race cars that are vastly quieter than the pit-o’-debauchery that is Sixth Street, the group pushing for the race date says they can act fast to make it…

Circuit Of The Americas Apparently Wants A NASCAR Race Circuit Of The Americas Apparently Wants A NASCAR Race

If you’ve watched any American stock-car racing lately, you might have noticed a few changes in NASCAR for the 2017 race season. But Circuit of The Americas chairman Bobby Epstein wants things to get even weirder in the future, because it sounds like he really, really wants NASCAR to come to Austin.

Come Hang Out With Us At Jalopnik's Austin F1 Party Tonight! Come Hang Out With Us At Jalopnik's Austin F1 Party Tonight!

It’s that time of year again in Austin, Texas! The time of year when we all put aside concerns about allergies, traffic and the slow but steady encroachment of Californians to celebrate the world’s top racing series in our town. I’m talking about the United States Grand Prix this weekend, and Jalopnik—and hopefully…

Even Ford's Engineers Thought Sync Was 'A Polished Turd' Even Ford's Engineers Thought Sync Was 'A Polished Turd'

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.

What It's Like To Be In A Car Dangling Off The Ninth Floor Of A Parking Garage What It's Like To Be In A Car Dangling Off The Ninth Floor Of A Parking Garage

Remember the epic rescue of a Toyota 4Runner dangling off the side of an Ausin parking garage? Driver William O’Connor recounted his experience of hanging by mere cables and having to jump out of the precariously-hanging vehicle to the Austin American-Statesman, and absolutely none of it sounds like fun.

Come Hang Out With Us At Jalopnik's Lone Star Le Mans Party In Austin TONIGHT! Come Hang Out With Us At Jalopnik's Lone Star Le Mans Party In Austin TONIGHT!

Once again, all of the magical sportscars have descended upon Austin for Lone Star Le Mans. We know a lot of y’all (yes, y’all) are also floating around this weekend, so let’s get together. Back by popular demand, we’ll have a meet-up TONIGHT at 8 p.m. at Posse East, just north of the University of Texas campus.

Austin Police Nab Suspect Linked To Nearly 100 Cases Of Throwing Rocks At Cars  Austin Police Nab Suspect Linked To Nearly 100 Cases Of Throwing Rocks At Cars 

Down in Texas, in a large, overcrowded city by the name of Austin, there is a person who spends the day tossing rocks at cars on Interstate 35. Perhaps it’s jealousy of expensive Teslas, or perhaps to eliminate some traffic. Either way, the police finally found a suspect linked to nearly 100 rock-throwing incidents.

Why Are Strippers More Heavily Vetted Than Uber Drivers?  Why Are Strippers More Heavily Vetted Than Uber Drivers? 

After losing an extended, expensive fight in Austin over an ordinance passed in December that mandated fingerprinting for ridesharing drivers, Uber and Lyft have ceased operating in the city. Drivers are upset about the loss of income. Riders are angry about being stuck with Austin’s insufficient cab service. Everyone…

Uber And Lyft Are Officially Dead In Austin Uber And Lyft Are Officially Dead In Austin

I hope you’re not stuck somewhere in Austin where you’re unable to drive yourself today. Uber and Lyft are officially dead within Austin’s city limits as of this morning due to an ongoing temper tantrum they’re throwing over increased regulation.

Nobody Wins In Austin's Garbage Uber And Lyft Election  Nobody Wins In Austin's Garbage Uber And Lyft Election 

In Austin, a political action committee completely funded by ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft threw an $8 million temper tantrum over regulations the city council wants to enact on ride-hailing. It’s turned into one of the most contentious and aggravating elections the city has ever seen. The worst part is neither…

Ride-Hailing Companies Spent $8 Million To Make Everyone In Austin Hate Them Ride-Hailing Companies Spent $8 Million To Make Everyone In Austin Hate Them

My mailbox is now an endless chute of garbage thanks to Austin’s Proposition 1, an Uber and Lyft-penned measure that deals with ride-hailing regulations. I’ve been called, emailed and texted. I’ve gotten spammy notifications on my phone and campaigners at my door. At what point does campaigning become harassment?

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