Unhappy With Deal, Customer Whips Out Samurai Sword

Have you ever wondered what happened to the kid from your high school Japanese Club? Remember, the one that dressed all in black, wore wooden shoes and claimed he was the reincarnation of a famous samurai? Apparently, that kid tried to buy a $20,000 Chrysler in Prospect with a $13,000 IOU and a beat up old Honda. When… » 3/20/07 6:10pm 3/20/07 6:10pm

Ambush! Toyota Formula One Team Unhurt After Brazil Attack

Note to self: Pack extra Saturday Night Special and armor-plated VW Thing for Sao Paulo car show next year. Four members of the Toyota Formula One team were ambushed by gunmen Friday night as they left the Brazilian Grand Prix's Interlagos circuit, according to reports. One of the members said a gang of youths ambushed … » 10/23/06 1:00am 10/23/06 1:00am