What's It Like Road Racing a '63 Corvair Sedan?

As we know, The General intended the Corvair to be a roomy compact sedan, not a performance car. BZR joined UDMan's Team Trailing Throttle Oversteer Corvair team at the LeMons New England race and lived to write about it! » 8/07/10 1:00pm 8/07/10 1:00pm

The Top 77 Lemons of the 2010 New England 24 Hours of LeMons

The New England LeMons races definitely give us a different mix of cars, compared to the rest of the country: more Civics, more Subarus, fewer RX-7s. Speaking of Civics, would you believe Civics in three of the top ten positions? » 7/31/10 1:00pm 7/31/10 1:00pm

And the Real Winner Is...

When a LeMons team races a '61 Cadillac, then runs a '63 Ford Thunderbird at, drops a BMW V12 into the car and races it, then stuffs a BMW turbodiesel in it and races that... well, IOE glory will come! » 7/25/10 11:40pm 7/25/10 11:40pm

And the Winner Is...

It looked like the Near Orbital Space Monkeys' BMW 528e had the 2010 New England 24 Hours of LeMons in the bag, but a certain Civic just kept looming closer and closer in the rear-view. » 7/25/10 11:00pm 7/25/10 11:00pm

Nearly The Engine Swap Of The Day: Saab Turbo B Into Nissan 300ZX!

Dropping an L28ET yanked from a Datsun 280ZX Turbo into a third-gen Firebird and racing the result was a good idea, which makes today's swap a great idea! » 7/25/10 11:00am 7/25/10 11:00am

Very Long Day of Racing Over, BMW 528e Leads

When we started the race in hot, muggy Connecticut, 75 or so cars set out onto the track. When the race session ended at 10:00, only 35 cars were still running... and a BMW E28 had the lead! » 7/25/10 12:01am 7/25/10 12:01am

Saab 96, Fiat 131, Buick Regal Set Effluency Bar High at New England…

We didn't have time to inspect all 90 entrants on Friday, which means we'll be getting up at oh-dark-thirty to inspect the remaining cars before the cars hit the Stafford Motor Speedway track at noon Saturday. However, it's clear that the makings of a mighty three-way race for the Index of Effluency— the top LeMons… » 7/24/10 1:00am 7/24/10 1:00am

The 2009 24 Hours Of LeMons Season Wrapup: IOE, Organizer's Choice, and…

We've seen the future of LeMons racing, but it seems only right that we wrap up 2009 with a look at the champions of the past season of 24 Hours Of LeMons events. » 12/27/09 5:00pm 12/27/09 5:00pm

24 Hours Of LeMons 2009 Organizer's Choice Winners

The Organizer's Choice (formerly People's Choice) trophy goes to the team that, in the eyes of the Chief Perp, really gets the point of the 24 Hours Of LeMons. » 12/27/09 4:55pm 12/27/09 4:55pm

24 Hours Of LeMons 2009 Season Overall Winners

Even though we tend to emphasize the Index Of Effluency winners, the team that takes the overall win at a LeMons race has accomplished the nearly impossible: keeping a $500 car running all weekend and avoiding penalties. » 12/27/09 4:55pm 12/27/09 4:55pm

V12 Edsel vs Citroën vs Marlin vs Much More: Get Ready For a New…

We saw some awesome machinery take to the track during the 2009 24 Hours Of LeMons season, but that was just a warm-up for the onslaught of great race cars we can expect during the 2010 season. » 12/27/09 3:00pm 12/27/09 3:00pm

LeMons Legends: Some of Our Favorite 24 Hours of LeMons Cars From 2009

There's been a lot of talk at LeMons HQ about organizing a LeMons Hall Of Fame, but nobody agrees on the half-dozen or so cars that deserve first-round acceptance. Let's look at 41 LeMons Legends from the '09 season instead! » 12/19/09 6:00pm 12/19/09 6:00pm

24 Hours Of LeMons 2009 Season Awards: BMW Takes Constructor Champion…

With ten races during the 2009 season, 24 Hours Of LeMons HQ decided it was time to deal out season awards. They even used some sort of pseudo-scientific point system to determine the winners, which gave BMW a big win. » 12/06/09 12:00pm 12/06/09 12:00pm

Shabbat Shalom, M*****F****R: Team T-Shirts Of The 24 Hours Of LeMons!

Since our last LeMons team T-shirt post my shirt collection has nearly doubled; not only do I get them as bribes from teams, but Chief Perp Lamm has kindly dumped given his collection on to me. » 11/14/09 11:00am 11/14/09 11:00am

The 24 Hours Of LeMons New England 2009 Über Gallery

No, we haven't forgotten to do the traditional ÜG for the most recent LeMons race- we're just limping across the finish line in the manner of a Lancia Scorpion with 6 burned valves. » 7/26/09 4:30pm 7/26/09 4:30pm