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Trump defends ‘absolute right’ to share ‘facts’ with Russia

US President Donald Trump has defended his “absolute right” to share information with Russia, following a row over classified material. Mr Trump tweeted that he had shared “facts pertaining to terrorism and airline safety” and wanted Russia to do more against so-called Islamic State. He met Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in the Oval Office last week. US media said ... Read More »

A Used Car Ad to End All Used Car Ads

It can be hard to make a used car ad stand out from the others. But that was not a problem for Eugene Romanovsky. Romanovsky created the epic video above to hock his used Suzuki Vitara ’96. The video starts off like a homemade car commercial, with Romanovsky filming the vehicle as it plunges offroad and conquers the forest, before it becomes something ... Read More »

Five most anticipated SUVs to be showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo 2016

The much anticipated Delhi Auto Expo 2016 will have host of car companies making a beeline to showcase their vehicles. As has been the pattern, sport utility vehicles (SUV) have always garnered a lot of attention during auto expo and automobile shows. These are five SUVs that are most likely to be showcased at the Auto Show in February. Mahindra ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki to unveil DZire on April 24 Five things to expect in the new car

Maruti Suzuki teased the facelift of its compact sedan DZire on Friday. The company has touted the new model as DZire, dropping the prefix Swift in the badge, to make its identity distinct and independent of the popular hatchback. Sales justify DZire’s hype: Since its launch in 2008 and through a makeover in 2012, over 13 lakh units have been ... Read More »

From Here To Where? Bitcoin And The Future Of Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin: Image Courtesy of Coindesk There’s a number of reasons why cryptocurrencies are so inherently popular. They are safe, anonymous and utterly decentralized. Unlike conventional currency, they are not controlled or regulated by some singular authority, their flow is determined entirely by market demand. They are also nigh impossible to counterfeit, thanks to the paranoidly complicated code system that encrypts ... Read More »

Nigeria ‘gay wedding’ bust leads to charges

Prosecutors in the northern Nigeria state of Kaduna have charged a group of 53 people with conspiring to celebrate a gay wedding. The accused, arrested last Saturday, have denied the allegations, with their lawyers saying they were illegally detained. The court released the group on bail and the case was remanded to 8 May. Homosexual acts are banned in socially ... Read More »

Porsche Mission E: electric car to have wide range of variants

The upcoming Porsche Mission E will be sold in a number of different model variants with differing power outputs in a move mirroring that of the German car maker’s more traditional combustion engine models, company chairman Oliver Blume has said. Set to become the first fully electric Porsche production model when it goes on sale towards the end of 2019, ... Read More »

Welcome To The Next Generation Of Jalopnik Car Reviews

Photo Credit Mark Victor Arnold You come to Jalopnik for squids, fireballs and tales of depraved masochism but once in awhile, we like to talk cars too. And now we’ve got a new system for shaking down everything that moves you. Get excited for the next generation of Jalopnik Reviews. Regular readers will know Jalopnik’s been test driving cars since ... Read More »

Car tax to rise for most drivers who buy new vehicles, RAC claims

The vast majority of drivers buying new cars will pay significantly more in car tax from April 1, a motoring organisation has claimed. Up to two-thirds of new vehicles that fall into three of the most popular tax bands will leave their owners worse off as a result of sweeping changes being made to Vehicle Excise Duty (VED), according to ... Read More »

Chuck Berry had a huge influence on Back To The Future

Marty McFly playing Johnny B. Goode (Picture: Universal) If you love Back To The Future, no doubt you love the moment Marty McFly gets up on stage in front of his past mum and dad and blasts out Johnny B. Goode. Chuck Berry, who sadly passed away at the age of 90, was hugely influential on one of the most ... Read More »