Pontiac Is No More, But The Survivors Flourish Down On The Street

Oldsmobile, Plymouth, and now Pontiac; this century is rough on the old Detroit marques. With the the demise of Pontiac in mind, let's check out the classic Pontiacs I've photographed down on the Alameda street. » 5/02/09 1:00pm 5/02/09 1:00pm

And, what the heck, we might as well have a poll to…

When The '40 Oldsmobile Breaks Down, These Resourceful Ladies Know The…

Back in the 40s, a woman could strip down to her undies in an attempt to catch a lift from a passing motorist, with nothing to fear but the baton of a disapproving police officer. » 4/12/09 3:00pm 4/12/09 3:00pm

Cars Of The Soviet Union: The Definitive History, by Andy Thompson

Whether you're wrenching on a flying Spitfire or a leaking Spitfire, Haynes has a shop manual for you. Very useful, but hardly the sort of thing you'd keep on your coffee table. » 3/28/09 2:00pm 3/28/09 2:00pm

Project Car Hell, Brain Worms Edition: 1941 Lincoln Lead Sled or…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Today we have a couple of projects that defy easy categorization. » 1/12/09 5:30pm 1/12/09 5:30pm

Project Car Hell, V12-O-Rama Edition: BMW 750iL Convertible or Pair Of …

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and most hellish! Last time, the Seata Spring triumphed in the poll… but it was short on cylinders. » 1/08/09 5:00pm 1/08/09 5:00pm

400 Old Cars And Trucks Down On The Alameda Street

The streets of Alameda, California, never seem to run out of surviving vintage machinery, and we've got the proof right here. That's right, the 400th street-parked classic Alameda vehicle was featured in this series last week, and that means it's time to see 'em all! » 12/17/08 1:00pm 12/17/08 1:00pm

PCH, Benefits Of Positive Thinking Edition: Cooked Countach or Rusty…

Welcome to Project Car Hell » 11/20/08 5:30pm 11/20/08 5:30pm, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Yesterday, we saw a 6.9 Benz for the first time in Project Car Hell history, a feat that generally requires unholy intervention by himself, or at least the presence of Citroën badges. We've …

Ancient Arizona Kaisers Have Never Experienced Rust, Believe Life Is…

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition » 11/13/08 3:00pm 11/13/08 3:00pm, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the . You don't see many 1940s cars that live outside and haven't succumbed to the dreaded Rust Monster, but iron atoms have a tougher time getting together with oxygen in Arizona's dry climate.…

70 Years Of Cars In Los Angeles: The UCLA Library Digital Collection

Because the 5,000 LA Times » 11/03/08 10:00am 11/03/08 10:00am and photographs in UCLA's collection were all shot in Southern California- where the car has been king for 75 years- a bit of searching will unearth a lot of seriously cool car photos . Make the jump to see a gallery with 50 of our favorites, then follow the link to the whole collection…