Rolling Up The Red Carpet In Finland: Not-So-Welcome Wagon, Arctic…

Remember Denver's Not So Welcome Wagon? » 8/27/08 4:20pm 8/27/08 4:20pm That '65 Ford sure looked , and very American… but now it turns out that some crazy Finn has gone ahead and built his own version. This one doesn't have the spikes, but it does have lysergic purple paint and a great set of dogdishes. Thanks, Marko!

Detroit News Picks Worst Cars For Woodward Dream Cruise

Automotive taste is such a subjective thing. Two decades ago nobody would have thought Mopars would be the hottest thing on the strip and street, and yet we're staring at triple-digit Chargers these days. Given the pending Woodward Dream Cruise this weekend, the Detroit News has picked out the cars they believe to be… » 8/12/08 3:00pm 8/12/08 3:00pm

Brady Bunch Gives Up On Country Squire: To The Crusher With It!


Imagine an alternate universe in which the SUV never annihilated the big Detroit station wagon, a universe in which Ford dealers stocked row upon row of gleaming new '08 Country Squire wagons. Would faux-woodgrain siding still be available? And how many cupholders could you fit in a Squire? Sadly, most of the original … » 4/01/08 2:00pm 4/01/08 2:00pm

Mad_Science Makes Bid For Project Car Hell Poster Child Award

The PCH Poster Child ranks are populated by the likes of BrendanSF, Belvedere Adrian, Junkman, SeanKHotay, dculberson, and Franzouse, and each of them got in because of the undeniable madness of their respective projects. Now Mad_Science is rapping his bloody knuckles on the PCH Poster Child Clubhouse door with his '67 … » 2/28/08 4:00pm 2/28/08 4:00pm

1965 Ford Country Squire

It's been almost a week since we last saw a station wagon down on Alameda's not-so-mean streets, and it's that time again! See, because my family had a van instead of a station wagon back in the day, I suffer from Childhood Wagon Deprivation Syndrome. So how about we take a look at the ur-wagon, the amazing 1965 Ford… » 9/25/07 9:00am 9/25/07 9:00am

Spiked Squire: Denver Rolls Out The Not-So-Welcome Wagon

Our friend Kitt in Denver sends in these photos of an evil-looking '66 Country Squire she spotted menacing her neighborhood. Now, when you take a family hauler and attempt to make it look mean, you're walking a pretty thin line between looking good and looking lame (the same rule applies to tattoos, of course). We… » 7/24/07 10:30am 7/24/07 10:30am