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Elon Musk Says He's in Talks With Saudi Arabia to Take Tesla Private Elon Musk Says He's in Talks With Saudi Arabia to Take Tesla Private

What we know about Elon Musk’s alleged take-Tesla-private plans a week later, how Lincoln wants to go more premium, Harley-Davidson’s troubles and more on The Morning Shift for Monday, August 13, 2018.

This is what a car interior should look like: no screen to distract me, manual transmission, car phone for all my phone calls.

It’s Wednesday! That’s really all I have to say about that.

Why Elon Musk Is Considering Taking Tesla Private Why Elon Musk Is Considering Taking Tesla Private

Earlier today Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he was considering taking the publicly traded (and often volatile) company private. In an email to employees released minutes ago and then published online, he outlined why.

What Do You Want to Know About the 2018 Chevrolet Bolt? What Do You Want to Know About the 2018 Chevrolet Bolt?

Lots of love for electric vehicles on Jalopnik lately. First a quick drive of the Tesla Model 3 Performance (a full week-long test of the regular one is coming soon) and now we find ourselves in the Chevrolet Bolt until the end of the week. What do you want to know about it?

General Motors Is Likely Next to Hit the Cap on the $7,500 EV Tax Credit General Motors Is Likely Next to Hit the Cap on the $7,500 EV Tax Credit

General Motors’ electric vehicle tax credit may soon run out, Fiat Chrysler’s new boss meets America’s boss, doubt over whether revised fuel economy standards will help workers—all this and more await you for The Morning Shift of Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018.

Tatsuro Yamashita -- 'For You' Tatsuro Yamashita -- 'For You'

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.

The 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Is Everything You Want It to Be The 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Is Everything You Want It to Be

Does Bullitt still matter? Fifty years since it came out, is the detective thriller—oozing with Steve McQueen’s quiet, simmering brand of cool and famous for its groundbreaking centerpiece car chase scene—relevant to the young buyers the Ford Mustang once had a monopoly on? After a hot lap of San Francisco in the 2019…

Resolved: next time I encounter a clean, mod-free Nissan 240SX, I’m just gonna buy it. Or maybe a Silvia. There’s tons of those here in America now.

2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance: Here's What We Thought 2018 Tesla Model 3 Performance: Here's What We Thought

What can one person determine about the ultra-important Tesla Model 3 Performance with just an hour and a half behind the wheel? Probably not much, but this week we had the collective brain-weight of four Jalopnik writers who took turns inside the quickest and most powerful version of Tesla’s compact car. And we…

PREP -- 'Don't Bring Me Down' PREP -- 'Don't Bring Me Down'

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Daniel Ricciardo to Leave Red Bull F1 After 2018 for Renault (Updated) Daniel Ricciardo to Leave Red Bull F1 After 2018 for Renault (Updated)

Daniel Ricciardo, the Australian shoe-champagne-guzzling star of Red Bull’s Formula One team and objectively one of Earth’s best humans, surprised the racing world this morning with an announcement that he won’t be on the team past the end of this year. And if multiple reports are to be believed, he’s headed to…

I am a Porsche 911 Man Now  I am a Porsche 911 Man Now 

It finally happened. I am a Porsche 911 man now. Shit.

The 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S Cabriolet Is the Best Way to Kill Hypercars and Get a Tan The 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S Cabriolet Is the Best Way to Kill Hypercars and Get a Tan

When you look at the last few batches of headline-grabbing McLarens, Lamborghinis and Porsches, they’ve had one thing to offer: lap times. Nürburgring records. Extreme track performance. I say unto you now: who actually gives a shit? One of the best and fastest cars I’ve ever driven is the 580 horsepower 2018 Porsche…

Experience the Fury of the Isle of Man TT by Watching In Loving Memory Free on YouTube Now

No race on earth is like the Isle of Man TT. No race will probably be like it ever again. In our safety-obsessed, lawsuit-happy world, the wild annual motorcycle race through the towns on this tiny island in the Irish Sea is an anomaly that few get to witness and even fewer experience. But you can come close by…

Fiat Chrysler Claims It Had No Clue Sergio Marchionne Was Seriously Ill for a Year Fiat Chrysler Claims It Had No Clue Sergio Marchionne Was Seriously Ill for a Year

Who knew what and when about the health of Fiat Chrysler’s fallen former CEO, tariffs galore, Ford’s troubles and more await you on The Morning Shift for Friday, July 27, 2018.

Did you notice that the new Toyota 86 TRD Special Edition has these fun retro yellow, orange and red stripes like the racing liveries on the IMSA Toyotas of the ‘70s and ‘80s? Tell me why the four-cylinder Supra isn’t going to be called the Celica again...

Living Colour -- 'Cult of Personality' Living Colour -- 'Cult of Personality'

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We shot this a few years ago but it feels appropriate today. This one’s for you, Sergio.

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, Turnaround Artist and Iconoclast, Dies at 66 Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, Turnaround Artist and Iconoclast, Dies at 66

Sergio Marchionne, the blunt, sweater-wearing, hard-charging CEO who never minced words while he transformed a dysfunctional Fiat and a bankrupt Chrysler into a global car-making giant, has died, his company confirmed early this morning. He was 66.

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