Sprinter Carib aka Tercel 4WD: Survives Even Canada!

In mid-80s Japan, when you wanted a macho off-road machine that could take on the bears of the Canadian Rockies, you headed straight to the Toyota Sprinter Carib, which we Norteamericanos knew as the Tercel 4WD wagon. » 10/15/08 11:00am 10/15/08 11:00am I've had a few of these things, and they're great for your hoonage-on-the-fire-road sort of…

New Mitsubishi Pajero Sport SUV Coming To Moscow

Mitsubishi will introduce its latest Pajero Sport SUV next month at the annual Moscow International Auto Salon. The new Mitsu bruiser, known on the South side of the Americas as the Mitsubishi Montero, will feature 2- or 3-row seating along with water-repellent seats and a waterproof luggage compartment floor. They're… » 7/17/08 8:40am 7/17/08 8:40am

An "Insertable" System: More on Ferrari's Four-Wheel-Drive System

It's almost exactly a year to date since we first heard about a Ferrari part-time 4WD system in development, and our motherland- covering amici at Italiaspeed have more on the gadgetry behind it. Dubbed an "insertable" four-wheel-drive system, Ferrari's new clockworks aim to quell the loss of torque associated with… » 10/11/06 9:22am 10/11/06 9:22am