Will It Baby: 2013 Scion iQ

I felt like I was having things a bit too easy Will It Baby-wise recently — a car with an extra door just for kid-loading, a huge, spacious truck — so this time when I picked a car to try I decided to really make it tough. So, with that in mind, I set out to try and find the absolute smallest car I could cram a… » 12/26/12 9:00am 12/26/12 9:00am

Aston Martin Says V12 Cygnet Rumors Are Untrue

Because we're responsible journalists we sometimes call an automaker when a rumor is so ridiculous we don't think it's true. Thus when we heard of a V8-powered version of Aston Martin's diminutive Cygnet we called them. They said it wasn't true but Torchinsky did up a feasibility study and came up with a great drawing… » 10/26/12 1:40pm 10/26/12 1:40pm

Aston Martin Confirms V8 Cygnet With Their Denial

Yesterday, we received a tip from a reader named Dan that Aston Martin was planning to shoehorn their big V8 from the Vantage into their Toyota/Scion iQ-rebranded and upgraded city car, the Cygnet. I was very excited by this news. So excited that I did some quick speculative drawings of what such an insane pocket-beast … » 8/09/12 10:30am 8/09/12 10:30am

If It Doesn't Say Micro Maybach, It's Not The Real Thing

Daimler may follow the Aston Martin Cygnet's lead and build a kid-sized Maybach to offset the brand's atrocious CAFE rating based on the next-generation Mercedes A-Class. Either that or people don't know April 1st is tomorrow. (Thanks Neil!) [DriveMagazine] » 3/31/10 2:30pm 3/31/10 2:30pm