The Ten One-Offs That Were Better Looking Than The Originals

Every once in a blue moon a cover band comes along that's better than the original. Either they have more energy, or they sound better, or they just plain look better. That happens in the car world, too. A company will put out a car, a design firm gets ahold of it, and voila, you've got a beauty on your hands. » 9/29/13 3:21pm 9/29/13 3:21pm

Ten Bad Ideas That Seemed Good At The Time

A lot of ideas are offered in earnest. Gerber Singles, for instance, I'm sure seemed like a good idea to somebody in some meeting, but it was clearly ridiculous. Same with buying Newsweek. Sometimes, though, those bad ideas find their way into cars. Even though they seemed alright at the time, they sometimes had… » 7/07/13 3:29pm 7/07/13 3:29pm