For $4,000, It’s Hip to Be Square

Volvo says they're cutting back on wagons because the cross-overs are eating their lunch. Well, today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe 1993 940 turbo looks clean enough to eat off of, but will its price make you cross-eyed? » 9/03/10 8:00am 9/03/10 8:00am

And What Did Mini Claus Leave Under Your Tree, Sven?

This Ikea-like box for a Mini Cooper tossed on an Amsterdam curb just after Christmas is a clever piece of viral advertising. Until, of course, you remember Ikea furniture is poorly constructed, cheap and easily destroyed. » 1/04/10 2:30pm 1/04/10 2:30pm

How to Build A Phantom Caprice

Remember Autorama last spring? Remember the insane Caprice/Rolls Royce Phantom mashup that sported 30-inch wheels? Now, nearly a year later, we can show you photos of how the creation was created. Seems the fellows at Spate—and here comes that word again—Creations are master sculptors, as the entire nose was preformed… » 2/01/08 3:15pm 2/01/08 3:15pm

It's Still Schadenfriday Somewhere: Donks, Boxes and Bubbles Explained

The FoMoCo lot here in sunny, Southern California is three blocks east of Compton [Frightening side note: there's a Compton trailer park one block off the freeway]. So, whenever we cruise the 710 to pick up the latest metal from Dearborn (or Hermosillo, Mexico) we peep many young bucks cruising one-handed in… » 1/06/07 4:00am 1/06/07 4:00am