Art Cars Heading Out to the Highway...In Nebraska

We're waiting for the Rob Halford tribute art car, covered in studs with an oversided leather-daddy cap mounted on the roof and windshield-sized aviator shades. And of course, it would need a really big, pink-hi-temp-coated turbocharger. But while we're waiting, Nebraskans are acting on other fronts, presenting a… » 8/14/06 8:30pm 8/14/06 8:30pm

I am Da Bee, Like, From Nature: Orange Art Car Parade

The TransportTrendies have a few pics snapped at the Orange Art Car Parade, including this Beemobile. Click over and check it out. The Sunflower car looks like something Ed Roth would've come up with if he didn't hate hippies. It also looks like it would be ridiculously, swelteringly hot to drive. The Beemobile,… » 5/23/06 11:30pm 5/23/06 11:30pm

Ford Focus—Based Landspeeder Replica for Sale on eBay

To those of you enjoying a holiday in Southwest England, might we recommend Royal Crescent, Poultney Bridge and the Bath Rugby Club? (Tell 'em Nigel sent you.) While you're there, might we further recommend you check out this replica of a Star Wars Landspeeder one local boy currently has up on eBay? It's based on a… » 3/29/06 12:02pm 3/29/06 12:02pm

Liz Cohen's Lowrider Trabantcamino Project

We were hipped to artist Liz Cohen's "Bodywork" project by Maximum Guy Overfelt a year-and-a-half ago or so, and while perusing Coop's Positive Ape Index today, we were reminded of her durned fool mission to take a Trabant and have it transform MASK-style into a lowrider El Camino. Cohen learned the fab skills she… » 12/15/05 8:07pm 12/15/05 8:07pm