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NP manual three row Volvo 850 wagon NP manual three row Volvo 850 wagon

Its a little rough, but them low bids and no reserve make it a NP.... for now.

Met the most Jalop customer ever today. 

He was an federal emissions engineer automotive engineer for decades with Toyota, Subaru, Hyundai, VW(before dieselgate), and a few others. I went to hi house to pick him up and bring him back to the shop. In his driveway on the middle of a subdivision was a

How an Old Minivan Proved Captain Slow Right How an Old Minivan Proved Captain Slow Right

My daily driver, a 2006 4.0L Mustang, decided last Monday would be a prime date to have a major transmission failure. For most, this would mean that they would be walking to work or school for the next few days, but not for me. No, I was fortunate enough to have an extra car at my disposal. This meant that until the…

Is your car jalop? Is your car jalop?

With all of the debate about what makes a car jalop, I’ve decided to just clear some things up by making a unanimous unenforceable autocratic decision. Post a picture of your car here (YOUR car, not from the internet), and I will simplify all of this by telling you whether or not it is jalop. I am very good at judging…

My friend just sent me this beauty My friend just sent me this beauty

Sorry for the crummy pics but he did the best he could. Its a beautiful Mercedes 300 Diesel wagon! He said He thought it was a manual as well because the driver kept his hand on the gear shifter. Another pic below.

World's most jalop museum? World's most jalop museum?

World's most jalop museum! Big photo dump. In here lies; a mint Sierra Cosworth, TVR (including the worlds oldest surviving TVR), classic French stuff, Amphicar, land speed record cars, old british weirdness, Alfa and much more. Plus some two wheelie thingies, such as a Vincent Black Shadow and moto GP racers. Been…

I'm Writing For GCFSB, Go And See. I'm Writing For GCFSB, Go And See.

Happy to share that I am now contributing to one of my favorite websites, German Cars For Sale Blog. With a self explanatory domain name and a team of great writers, GCFSB is in my option the premiere site on the web that focuses on used Bavarian machines of all kinds.

RAAPTOR RAAPTOR

"Live Drive free or die."

My car is Jalop! My car is Jalop!

Oh yess a 1986 Celica ST notchback is Jalop.

Jalop Quiz Jalop Quiz

How many of you have taken the "How Jalop is your car quiz?" yet? I did it first with my dad's newer V70 and got ~30%-40%...

Well That Was A Kick Ass Year Wasn't It? Well That Was A Kick Ass Year Wasn't It?

So this was a pretty great year for me. Finally got up the courage to start my own automotive blog and start posting my ramblings for all the internet to see. Pretty crazy that people actually liked what I was doing, so much so that I was given the privilege to post to Oppositelock and I have Tom McParland to thank…

The Sunday Rundown, 5 Things You Oughtta Know About That Will Enrich & Entertain The Sunday Rundown, 5 Things You Oughtta Know About That Will Enrich & Entertain

If you're not familiar with the art of Kevin Cyr, you've been missing out big time. Oil on canvas paintings of graffitied vans and other under appreciated iconic vehicles are just the thing to dress up the walls of your humble abode.

Double Wagon Love! Double Wagon Love!

Was leaving the Martin Van Buren house here in upstate NY and found double wagon love in the parking lot. 240 and A6! Wish it was two of the same brand but this still was awesome! Another pic after jump.

So about that S14 I saw So about that S14 I saw

Well here's the picture and funny enough the license plate reads RHD JEW......okay.

I saw an S14 today I saw an S14 today

I know to some it's no big deal but today on 290 and Hwy 6 i saw a white S14 silva with right hand drive! It looked just like the one in the pictures. Did i take pictures of it? Of course but i don't know what the rules are for posting pictures of people's cars without their consent.

From our friends at DailyTurismo From our friends at DailyTurismo

I present a whole heap of jalopness: 1969 Cortina MkII Estate with a 302 and a stick. Does it get better? http://www.dailyturismo.com/2014/04/15k-wh…

A Childhood Dream: The Ferrari Enzo A Childhood Dream: The Ferrari Enzo

The first time I saw an Enzo, I didn't like it.

I can't find where that noise is coming from! I can't find where that noise is coming from!

This picture was taken during our cross country trip from NJ to CA. The Volvo developed a clunk in the front end, which was becoming more pronounced within an hour's time. Like a reasonable Jalop with an older car, I travel with tools on hand. I put the car up on the stands at a gas station and investigated. I checked…

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