What car would you purchase if it wasn't so expensive to maintain?

As many luxury and performance cars get older their prices drop as their warranties disappear and they become increasingly expensive to maintain. Many times these vehicles seem like unbelievable deals until you begin to take into account how much money you will end up paying for the parts and labor to maintain and… » 9/17/11 5:00pm 9/17/11 5:00pm

Just Like Them 60s Racin' Mercuries: The 2003 Marauder

We really, really wanted the 2000s iteration of the Marauder to be as badasstical as its NASCAR forebears (or at least the admittedly bloated yet still fantastic X-100 Marauder), but its Grand Marquisness was a bit too apparent. » 2/07/10 6:00pm 2/07/10 6:00pm

Punched In The Fun Bags: DaimlerChrysler Recalls 2006 Dodge Ram 1500…

The 'merican side of the German-American hybrid today announced it was recalling 145,000 '06 Dodge Ram 1500 pickups to replace the "passenger air bag pack" and reprogram the 'puter telling it how to deploy. While it's in the shop, they're gonna just go ahead and also replace the "front passenger seat assembly" because… » 9/07/06 10:47am 9/07/06 10:47am

Snakebite!: Ford Recalling 19,000 Mustang Cobras

No comment from Ford officials yet, but the Freepers are reporting 19,140 Ford SVT Cobras (and no, guys, that's not quite "nearly 20,000") are being recalled to fix a reported carpeting malfunction. Don't laugh, it's all about accelerator pedals getting stuck and causing havoc on the nation's highways. The antidote to… » 4/11/06 2:29pm 4/11/06 2:29pm