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Air Canada Still Trying to Figure Out How a Passenger Got Left on Parked Plane Air Canada Still Trying to Figure Out How a Passenger Got Left on Parked Plane

If you’ve ever decided that your best option for surviving a garbage day of air travel is just sleeping it out, you might want to revise your strategy a little. An Air Canada crew left a whole-ass passenger sleeping on the plane after everyone else had disembarked. They left her. Everyone got off, they stored the…

Formula Two Driver Suspended After Racking Up an Absurd Nine Penalty Points in a Weekend

If you made some relatively poor decisions this weekend, at least be thankful that they (probably) haven’t impacted your career. The same can’t be said for Mahaveer Raghunathan, a Formula Two driver who screwed up so bad at the feature race ahead of the French Grand Prix that he racked up enough penalty points to be…

GM Hopes Increased Fuel Economy Will Save Chevy Silverado Sales GM Hopes Increased Fuel Economy Will Save Chevy Silverado Sales

The Chevy Silverado hopes for a boost in sales by stealing the fuel economy crown from the Ford F-150, Renault-Nissan and the FCA just might still partner up, and Daimler is back at it again with the emissions problems. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, June 24, 2019.

Throw yourself into your week like these ambitious photographers throwing themselves into the path of danger just to get a good shot.

Lana Del Rey — 'Doin' Time' Lana Del Rey — 'Doin' Time'

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How to Get the Most Race Car out of Your Trip to Watkins Glen How to Get the Most Race Car out of Your Trip to Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen International is one of the most storied race tracks in the United States—but if you’re just heading to upstate New York to watch a race and that’s it, you’re doing it wrong! The Glen is loaded with so much cool stuff that it is absolutely criminal to not take advantage of the fact that you’re sitting in…

Feast Your Eyes on the Raw Beauty That Is the 24 Hours of Le Mans Feast Your Eyes on the Raw Beauty That Is the 24 Hours of Le Mans

If you, like me, are not quite ready to relinquish the hold of the most arduous race in the world, then I have good news: we’ve got a kick-ass gallery from Jay Liu of the 24 Hours of Le Mans for you to indulge in. Sit back and relax—let’s enjoy our Friday.

Nissan's Ice Cream Truck Prototype Is a Solution to a Quietly Nefarious Problem Nissan's Ice Cream Truck Prototype Is a Solution to a Quietly Nefarious Problem

We’ve reached the point of EV development where everyone can go ahead and get wild and start imagining literally all the potential uses for an eco-friendly vehicle (I’mma let you in on a little secret. Exactly like with a conventional car, EVs can do pretty much anything). And it’s not just because everyone loves…

Ty Segall — 'Taste' Ty Segall — 'Taste'

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It Wasn't a Faulty Tire Sensor That Took Down the Leading Toyota Le Mans Car It Wasn't a Faulty Tire Sensor That Took Down the Leading Toyota Le Mans Car

Toyota has a knack for heartbreak in the final moments of Le Mans, and even though the team won overall this year with its No. 8 car, the No. 7 car that had been in the lead found a way to have a disaster. Multiple tire changes as the result of a supposedly faulty tire sensor saw that leading car take a sorrowful…

Chastity Belt — 'Drone' Chastity Belt — 'Drone'

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Toyota Is Already Testing Its Hypercar Prototype

It feels like just last week that we were talking about how Toyota announced it was going to be taking part in FIA WEC’s new Hypercar regulations in 2020-21. As it turns out, the prototype was already kicking around on the track.

Lorde — 'Ribs' Lorde — 'Ribs'

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Who Among Us Is Worthy Enough to Buy James Bond's 1965 Aston Martin DB5? Who Among Us Is Worthy Enough to Buy James Bond's 1965 Aston Martin DB5?

Generations of humans have grown up drooling over the iconic Aston Martin DB5 driven by James Bond in seven films—but most notably Goldfinger. Now, one example is going up for sale, and one human can be worthy (or, well, rich) enough to take home a piece of film history.

McLaren Speedtail Prototype Smokes Out at Gas Station

The gorgeous McLaren Speedtail that fascinated the staff of Jalopnik when it was first announced won’t be delivered until later next year—which means now’s the time to start honing in the tech to make sure it’s perfect. Ideally, that means... being a metaphorical, not a literal smoke show.

Your Reflexes Will Never Be This Good

Rally drivers will go up against all kinds of obstacles during an event, but chances are, they’re not expecting they’ll have to avoid a random civilian car driving at them in the opposite direction. But, when that happened to driver Rok Turk, he just used it as an opportunity to flex his incredible reflex skills.

Are you feeling as wiped out this morning as poor old Andrea de Cesaris is here? Well, friends, don’t worry—it’s finally Friday, and in a mere nine hours we can all relax.

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard — 'Planet B' King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard — 'Planet B'

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U.S. Government Denies Tesla and Uber Chinese Tariff Exemptions U.S. Government Denies Tesla and Uber Chinese Tariff Exemptions

The U.S. is doubling down on its refusal to exempt Tesla’s and Uber’s request to dodge a 25 percent tariff on key parts for its electric cars and entire e-scooters because they are coming from China.

You Can Finally Buy Rich Energy in the U.S. Through Walmart You Can Finally Buy Rich Energy in the U.S. Through Walmart

Rich Energy, Haas F1's mysteriously elusive energy drink sponsor, has been in the headlines for plenty of scandals lately. But the main mystique is that it’s been all-but impossible for us American race fans to get our hands on the stuff. But now, blessedly, you can finally acquire this “premium” libation at America’s…

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