The Dilemma Facing British Car Shoppers In 1951: Alvis, Bristol, or…

The last round of print ads from old issues of Autocar was a lot of fun, so I've scanned another batch from 1951. We've got everything from the Rover 75 to the Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn. » 8/23/09 2:30pm 8/23/09 2:30pm

PCH, Become A 24 Hours Of LeMons Legend Edition: Panhard PL17 or 1951…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Thinking about entering The Lamest Day LeMons race? We've got the car for you! » 2/05/09 5:45pm 2/05/09 5:45pm

1952 Dodge Pickup Truck

Welcome to Down On The Street » 9/15/08 9:00am 9/15/08 9:00am, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. It's once again, and I've finally got a really old non-General Motors truck to show you- not that we don't love rattly old GMC and Chevy pickups with beer cans rattling around…

PCH, Hopelessly French Edition: 1925 Renault Type 45 or 1951 Citroen…

We had a bit of an upset in Monday's Choose Your Eternity 3-way Superpower Showdown poll, with the French car coming in last! Yes, the '63 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint won handily, with a 55-24-22 split. That means the Italian car industry can feel the pride that comes from building the coolest- yet most nightmarish- cars… » 7/02/08 5:20pm 7/02/08 5:20pm

PCH, Double The Hell Edition: Pair-O-Willys or Benz-Pontiac Combo…

With the '69 Citröen ID19 carrying the French to victory over their British rivals in the PCH Superpower Rematch, I can see we'll need to have some more elimination rounds to see whether France or Britain shall be crushed beneath the weight of proudly display the oil-spraying, parts-shedding PCH Superpower Trophy.… » 4/11/08 5:15pm 4/11/08 5:15pm

Project Car Hell, Woodless Woody Edition: Mercury or Ford?


Yesterday's V8 914 versus V8 MGB-GT matchup resulted in a narrow victory for Stuttgart over Abingdon-on-Thames, apparently showing that our readers prefer a running car that wants to kill you over a non-running car that wouldn't mind killing you. Since the point of having a Hell Project is that your suffering will-… » 9/05/07 5:30pm 9/05/07 5:30pm