What is your favorite forgotten automotive performance package?

When people hear things like Cobra, Z28 and R/T they automatically think performance, or at least an attempt at performance. This weekend we want to know about the interesting less recognizable performance options, now forgotten by all but those truly obsessed with cars. What is your favorite forgotten performance… » 9/03/11 5:00pm 9/03/11 5:00pm

Lexus owner stacks wine glasses on hood in attempt to replicate LS400…

One Arizona Lexus owner named Jeff decided to try and replicate the 1989 Lexus LS400 advertisement shown here on his LS460 in the video up above. Comparing these two videos is a nitpicker's dream, so instead of trying to cover all the bases, we are simply going to suggest Jeff wear more appropriate footwear next time… » 3/20/11 10:00am 3/20/11 10:00am

1989: Twiggy Experiences Mini Flashback

The Austin Mini had the fourth-longest production run of any car in history, behind only the Volkswagen Type I, the Morgan 4/4, and the Morris Oxford/Hindustan Motors Ambassador. By 1989, it still had 11 more years to go! » 3/06/10 3:00pm 3/06/10 3:00pm

Life Imitates Art, 80s Style: Shot Wheels Cars

You never know what you find when you start looking into the profound cultural effects of Wacky Packages. Not only did they begat Topps' Weird Wheels, but one card inspired real-life toy cars: Shot Wheels!
» 4/26/09 5:00pm 4/26/09 5:00pm

PCH, Fiat-Chrysler Global Strategic Alliance Edition: Fiat Brava or…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Since Fiat and Chrysler are now henchmen, PCH must honor their alliance!
» 1/21/09 5:30pm 1/21/09 5:30pm

2009 Barrett-Jackson Auction Scottsdale: Eight Highest-Priced Cars…

The big Barrett-Jackson car auction in Scottsdale's going on right now and we're already into the fourth day of hot gavel action. Here's the eight top cars that have found new owners through day three. » 1/16/09 10:00am 1/16/09 10:00am

PCH, Twin Turbos Versus Twin Frenchmen Edition: Twin-Turbo Ford Falcon …

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Yesterday, the Humber Super Snipe got out-prestiged by the Aston Martin DBS, according to the Choose Your Eternity poll, and you'd think we'd follow up Britain-on-Britain and Italy-on-Italy » 12/10/08 5:30pm 12/10/08 5:30pm

PCH, Ceauşescu Versus Krushchev Edition: Three ARO 244s or One GAZ…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Last time, the '72 Stutz Blackhawk blackjacked the Buickborghini and stuffed it in the trunk, for disposal in a hole in the desert later on (the way so many Blackhawk owners in Vegas solved… » 12/02/08 5:20pm 12/02/08 5:20pm

Nice Price Or Crack Pipe: $15,500 For A 1989 Mercedes-Benz 420SEL?

Nice Price Or Crack Pipe Time is with us once more, following up on the $15,000 '78 Mercury Grand Marquis » 11/24/08 8:00am 11/24/08 8:00am (which 60% of you felt ought to steam straight to Booth Numbah Two for the crack pipe) with another car for 15 grand. Actually, this '89 420SEL is 15 grand, which is quite an impressive figure… especially after…

PCH, Maximum Minivan Edition: Toyota 4x4 Or Turbo Caravan?

Welcome to Project Car Hell » 11/12/08 5:40pm 11/12/08 5:40pm, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Last time we had another PCH Superpower upset, with Germany beating Britain in the . Britain will come back strong, of course, but for now Germany can enjoy the pool of oil gathering beneath …