Cars You Didn't Know About: The Gucci AMC Hornet

Alternate title: Cars You Don't Want. In 1972 AMC rolled out a new version of its Hornet Sportabout (a wagon with a sloping hatch rather than a traditional tailgate) that had an interior styled by Gucci. It was notable for being one of the first American cars to offer a "designer" trim level. » 7/21/13 11:07pm 7/21/13 11:07pm

Cars You Didn't Know About– the Fisker Tramonto

Yes, Fisker made cars before the four door Karma. The time when the company was just a small starting bespoke design firm in Orange County, CA, and was named Fisker Coachbuild. The unique Tramonto, one of the two models ever manufactured by Fisker Coachbuild, shares design cues from the BMW Z8–after all, they were… » 7/10/13 9:12am 7/10/13 9:12am

Cars You Didn't Know About: Sbarro Ionos

The Ionos was designed in 1997 by students at the Espace Sbarro in Grandson school. This took inspiration from the Bertone styled Stratos, and was supposed to be a modern interpretation of it. The engine consists of two Lancia Kapps five-cylanders to make an upturned V10. It was 4800CC, producing 400 BHP. It had a… » 7/06/13 7:27pm 7/06/13 7:27pm

Cars That You Haven't Heard Of: Chrysler/Lamborghini Portofino

Before zee Germans at Audi got their hands on the raging bull, and before Chrysler was bought by everyone and their brother: Chrysler actually bought Lamborghini in 1987. To show where they would be taking the company, and what benifits would come from their new alliance, they (Chrysler) created the Portofino for… » 6/10/13 8:36am 6/10/13 8:36am