Hoon of the Day: Barbie Corvette + Gas Engine + Snow

The Power Wheels Barbie Corvette is just the thing for a little girl to cruise around the playground, with its safe-and-sane electric motor. But how about when you put a two-stroke gas engine in it, squeeze an adult male into the driver's seat, add beer, and put the whole assembly on snow? It looks like these hoons » 12/05/07 3:00pm 12/05/07 3:00pm

Barbie Puts The Hammer Down In Her '85 Ultra Vette!

When Barbie decided to put on her sparkly lip gloss and hit South Coast Plaza in '85, what car did she take? Why, a Corvette, of course! And not just any Vette, mind you- Barbie insisted on the Ultra Vette, with its subtle and restrained metallic-pink paint job and glove compartment full of matching accessories.… » 8/27/07 1:30pm 8/27/07 1:30pm

Wanted, Barbie Girl with Bucks to Rock a Pink Micra

A UK dealership hopes some resident bimbette — or the Fleet Street banker who sweats her — will pay more than double the price of a Nissan Micra C+C just because it's pink, and because it comes with a registration tag reading BAR8IE. It's one of 275 Micra C+C models Nissan delivered in pink to support charity… » 11/10/06 8:34am 11/10/06 8:34am