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    2009 LeMons Reno: Goin' for Broken, Day Two
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    Click above for an action-filled gallery of the 24 Hours of LeMons: Reno
    Monaco. Indy. Reno. Sure, the first two have fancy TV coverage and all kinds of history working in their favor this weekend, but Reno has LeMons, hilarious cars, and Damon on the ground covering the events as they happen via ...

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    2009 LeMons Reno: Goin' for Broken, Day One
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    Click above for a massive high-res image gallery from 2009 LeMons Reno
    We've finally wrapped up our "inspection" and "judging" of the LeMons Reno "racers," and as suspected, there's a motley assortment of cars, contenders and bribes. The adjudication duties have been two parts entertaining and one ...

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    Event Alert: Damon is Twittering from the 24 Hours of LeMons at Reno
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    Couldn't make it to LeMons at Reno this weekend? No worries. Damon's there, posting updates and photos on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/autobloglemons. He's there with the dynamic duo of Jonny Lieberman and Murilee Martin. So far, Damon tells us that Jonny's managed not to do anything that ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons 2008: Part V - We finish in 9th place!
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of Team Tinkerbell Rosso at LeMons
    The "24 Hours of LeMons" is an event comprised of low-budget $500 race cars, i.e. lemons. The so-called "crap-car enduro" has enticed various members of the Autoblog team over the years into covering, and more recently ...

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    2008 25 Hours of LeMons at Thunderhill: In the pits and on the track
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    Click above for a massive high-res gallery from the 2008 24 Hours of LeMons at Thunderhill
    Imagine this: text-message updates on your favorite LeMons teams that includes their last lap time and overall position. Or real-time telemetry data streaming online. How about pictures and analysis, ...

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    Active Aerodynamics: Coolest LeMons technology EVAR?
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    Click above to watch the video
    Our official coverage of the 24 Hours of LeMons Arse-Freeze-Apalooza at Thunderhill has started, but we couldn't wait to show you what could be the absolute coolest bit of low-cost technology that will be showcased at the event: the hillbilly wing. This stunning bit ...

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    2008 25 Hours of LeMons at Thunderhill: Auld Lang Syne penalty
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    With less than 30 minutes of racing complete, the first penalty was dolled out to the #43 BMW 325i after a bit of off-track farming. A spin of the Wheel of Misfortune delivered the Auld Lang Syne penalty, which involves a pair of adult diapers, a sash and commitment to be a better competitor in the ...

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    2008 24 Hours of LeMons Thunderhill: Let the madness commence
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    Over 100 racers have taken to the track for the 2008 24 Hours of LeMons at Thunderhill, and the field of competitors is as disturbing as it is vast, with every marque, drivetrain and criminally indecent act of automobiledom represented in spades.The green flag dropped about two minutes ago and ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons Arse-Freeze-Apalooza at Thunderhill: Coverage begins tomorrow
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    Our bags are packed, our women are sufficiently sated (thanks Zales!) and we're enjoying our last few hours of warmth before we head north for the 24 Hours of LeMons Arse-Freeze-Apalooza at Thunderhill. The fiendish Mr. Lieberman and the matronly Ms. Martin descended on Willows earlier today to ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons 2008: Part IV - Panic in the final stretch
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the "Tinkerbell Rosso" Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor
    The "24 Hours of LeMons" is an event comprised of low-budget $500 race cars, i.e. lemons. The so-called "crap-car enduro" has enticed various members of the Autoblog team over the years into ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons 2008: Part II - The teardown
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    Click above for our high-res image gallery of our LeMons contender Not to be confused with the "24 Hours of LeMans" (that zooty French endurance race), the "24 Hours of LeMons" is an event comprised of low-budget $500 race cars, i.e. lemons. The so-called "crap-car enduro" has enticed various ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons 2008: Part I - The donor vehicle
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of our LeMons contender
    Not to be confused with the "24 Hours of LeMans" (that zooty French endurance race), the "24 Hours of LeMons" is an event comprised of low-budget $500 race cars (yeah, "lemons"). The so-called "crap-car enduro" has enticed various ...

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    Crashed Enzo lives! Loverman gets to go for a ride
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    Given the relative scarcity of cars like the Ferrari Enzo (349 production units built, an indeterminate number destroyed), you're unlikely to encounter one. On those rare occasions when such a thing does happen it seems even less likely that said owner will say, "Hey, wanna go for a ride?" Given ...

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    Tragedy at LeMons: Send love and a little bit more
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    Photo: Gianna Babb As the resident LeMons fanatic at Autoblog, it was tough to miss out on this year's first race at the Altamont. I live less than 20 minutes away, but prior commitments took precedence, so the team and I postponed our rat-rod run until later this year. Two of my LeMons teammates ...

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    Racer dies at Altamont 24 Hours of LeMons
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    Jalopnik reports that one of the competitors at the 24 Hours of LeMons race at Altamont has tragically died in an accident on the course. At present, the identity of the victim, who was driving the #39 Volvo 242 Turbo pictured above, has not been released. According to Jalopnik's Murilee Martin, ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons Thunderhill wrap-up
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    The Jaloptikons made the trek north this past weekend to take in the final 24 Hours of LeMons event at the Thunderhill Raceway and after making the long slog back to their respective homes, they've put together a comprehensive list of the top 50 competitors that ran the crap-can race.The inaugural ...

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    LeMons in '08: Six events and no more "Nerf Bars"
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    In a scant two years, the 24 Hours of LeMons has grown from one event featuring a handful of halfwits and their rudimentary rustbuckets, to what can now be considered a series. Jay and his crew have come a long way – likely to the chagrin of themselves and their spouses – and due to ...

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    VIDEO: What it's like to drive in the 24 Hours of Lemons
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    click above image to view videoDamon went straight from racing in this past weekend's 24 Hours of Lemons to Japan to cover the 2007 Tokyo Motor Show, so we haven't been able to corner him for a recap on his experience. Thankfully Bryan McQueen from Team Santa Cruz ran the entire race with a pair of ...

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    LIVE BLOG - 24 Hours of LeMons: Day two begins...
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    UPDATE: Added Mega-Gallery (120+ photos)Click the image above for over 120 pics from Sunday's LeMons race.9:18 AM - Brad is gridding as you read this and the race should be underway within the next five minutes.Follow the jump for our progress and to see how many laps we got dinged for the B.S. ...

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    24 Hours of LeMons: Prepping for day two
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    Good morning LeMons fans! We're freezing our arses off, but we've got the tie rod installed and it is one beefy mo-fo (check the pic after the jump). We've got a driver's meeting at 8:45 AM PST and the race is beginning around 9ish in the AM. We'll have another post marked LIVE BLOG going up around ...

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