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Here Are More Cars Here Are More Cars

It’s the car time again, and there are more cars. We’ve been soliciting your Instagram posts and telling you to use the #DriveFreeOrDie hashtag, and now we’re going to check out all of the cars, some of which are green, red, or a Fiat 126 on a Beetle chassis.

The Original Aston Martin Lagonda Is One Of The Most Bizarre Cars Ever Made The Original Aston Martin Lagonda Is One Of The Most Bizarre Cars Ever Made

Aston Martin has a long history of side-hustle attempts at creating luxury sedans, and their first big shot at it started in the 1970s with the Aston Martin Lagonda limousine—an oddball sedan with more quirks than you could count.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit Mixed Cartoons With Detective Noir And It Was Surprisingly Great Who Framed Roger Rabbit Mixed Cartoons With Detective Noir And It Was Surprisingly Great

We’re coming up on the 30th anniversary of Robert Zemeckis’s cartoon crossover classic Who Framed Roger Rabbit. There’s a lot to say about that movie, but as we’re on the cusp of the next big transportation shift towards electric cars, it feels especially relevant how that movie that touched on the conspiracy…

The Chevrolet Blazer Is Back As A Crossover The Chevrolet Blazer Is Back As A Crossover

After a silly teaser showing a dude in a blazer, the Chevy Blazer is making a comeback next year as a stylish crossover that lacks the body-on-frame four-wheel drive credentials of its predecessor.

Comment Of The Day: Screw Everyone, Keep The Beater Edition Comment Of The Day: Screw Everyone, Keep The Beater Edition

You and your car don’t owe anyone anything.

Europe Already Has A Solution For Too-Quiet Electric Cars Europe Already Has A Solution For Too-Quiet Electric Cars

One of the big issues concerning electric vehicles is how pedestrians struggle to hear an oncoming, naturally-silent electric car in the streets. Following my recent first drive of the 2019 Jaguar I-Pace in Portugal, I think Europe already has this figured out.

Friendly reminder that tomorrow’s movie review is the Who Framed Roger Rabbit! If you have any hot takes, be sure to email me at justin [at] jalopnik [dot] com, or make your case in the comments below.

Which Car Would You Import If There Was No Chicken Tax? Which Car Would You Import If There Was No Chicken Tax?

Following today’s report that a gaggle of German automakers are interested in convincing the European Union and the U.S. to get rid off all their automotive tariffs currently proposed and in practice, it could spell the end of the hated Chicken Tax. There’s only one question that matters.

This Patent Rendering Of A BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe Spits In The Face Of A Classic This Patent Rendering Of A BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe Spits In The Face Of A Classic

We’ve finally welcomed the return of the BMW 8 Series, with attractive styling that isn’t quite as exciting as the classic model but still looks good. None of that will matter soon, as these patent renderings of an 8 Series Gran Coupe are going to ruin everything.

Comment Of The Day: These Old Dirty Boots Were Made For Walkin' Edition Comment Of The Day: These Old Dirty Boots Were Made For Walkin' Edition

These Old Dirty Boots were made for walkin’ in the opposite direction of an overpriced bicycle from a dying brand.

The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace Doesn't Punish You For Wanting An Electric Vehicle The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace Doesn't Punish You For Wanting An Electric Vehicle

The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace is quite an achievement. While the entire automotive industry is scrambling to get electric vehicles out by the end of the decade, Jaguar will begin delivering its new EV crossover before the end of this summer with the performance, style and range to challenge Tesla and everyone else.

Honda Is Bringing Back The Monkey And Super Cub Mini-Bikes And They Look Overwhelmingly Good Honda Is Bringing Back The Monkey And Super Cub Mini-Bikes And They Look Overwhelmingly Good

Just as Honda teased with concepts last year, all-new Monkey and Super Cub bikes will be returning to the U.S. starting next year, and they look incredible.

Comment Of The Day: Reading The Warnings Edition Comment Of The Day: Reading The Warnings Edition

We should probably be more worried about our colleague David Tracy than we are.

The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept Is A 500 HP Throwback Designed To Perfection The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept Is A 500 HP Throwback Designed To Perfection

As part of the same 70th anniversary celebrations that gave us the tragic new name of the Porsche Mission E, the automaker immediately made everything better and revealed a new Porsche 911 Speedster Concept.

The Porsche Mission E Is Now, Uh, The Porsche Taycan The Porsche Mission E Is Now, Uh, The Porsche Taycan

News of Porsche developing its gorgeous Mission E concept into an all-electric sports car lineup has been very exciting, at least up until this point. According to a presentation by the CEO, the production version will unfortunately be called the “Taycan.”

It Sucks That We All Live In The World Of RoboCop Now But The Movie Is Great It Sucks That We All Live In The World Of RoboCop Now But The Movie Is Great

Imagine a reality where the government is totally corrupt, the city of Detroit is desperately trying to get back on its feet, police forces have become overly militarized with weekly reports of unjustified authoritative violence, and the overwhelmingly negative news coverage is only cut by condescending ads for…

Comment Of The Day: It's Finally Happening Edition Comment Of The Day: It's Finally Happening Edition

Finally, my 2Fast 2Furious dreams are coming true.

   

Jalopnik Movie Club: Friendly reminder that tomorrow’s movie review is the original Robocop! If you have any hot takes, be sure to email me at justin [at] jalopnik [dot] com, or make your case in the comments below.

JetBlue: The Law Says We Have To Let Mini Horses On The Plane JetBlue: The Law Says We Have To Let Mini Horses On The Plane

JetBlue is tightening its emotional support animal allowances for flights next month, limiting the critters allowed on its planes to just dogs, cats and miniature horses. To be clear, full-size horses are no longer allowed.

Comment Of The Day: Read Carefully Edition Comment Of The Day: Read Carefully Edition

You only need to hear this advice once, but it could end up saving you.

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