Seeing An Electric Toyota 2000GT Was Like Losing My Virginity But…

Covering the Detroit Auto Show reinforced my belief that older cars are generally cooler than new ones. Oh, there were plenty of exciting new concepts and debuts in the Motor City, like the new Corvette and the the NSX concept. I also got to sit in my first Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, which was absolutely sick. But walking… » 1/19/13 12:00pm 1/19/13 12:00pm

Vintage JDM Mod: Making a Miata Look Like a Toyota 2000GT

Mister Carscoop and Los Jalopniks were like ships passing in the Frankfurt fog. While we never did affect an intercontinental pow-wow, we did get this bit from his site. It's a Toyota 2000GT. No, it's a Mazda Miata wearing a 2000GT getup. With Halloween approaching fast, we're betting this kit from Japan's Hiroshi… » 9/18/07 5:15pm 9/18/07 5:15pm

New York Times Acknowledges Hipness Of Old Toyotas

Sure, old-school date-code-worshiping car collectors think Toyotas are a snore- you know, if it runs, it's not collectible (plus the stolid rep of Toyota's current lineup doesn't exactly help). But the Gray Lady did some digging and found that a younger generation of car freaks has discovered the cars of Toyota's… » 3/26/07 6:36pm 3/26/07 6:36pm