Friday Afternoon Challenge: Find A Car Name From Two Other Cars

It’s nearly summer. It’s Friday. It’s the afternoon. Let’s be honest here — you’re not doing jack at work right now. You have that fluttery summer’s almost here feeling in your chest and you need to just ride out that clock and look busy. So I want to help, by giving you an inane car challenge to make the time blur… » 5/29/15 1:00pm 5/29/15 1:00pm

I'm Losing My Shit Over This Perfect Ford Tempo

I was just talking to the curator at the Petersen Museum about getting cars for the collection, and he revealed to me something that most of us don't realize: it's not the rare stuff that's hard to find — it's the mundane. Because who keeps or restores a car no one cares about? I think I found the answer to that… » 5/01/14 9:00pm 5/01/14 9:00pm

Not even the "World's Strongest Man" could hold back the 1984 Ford Tempo

What better way to advertise your entry in the competitive mid eighties compact car market than inviting the world's strongest man to lift it up and try and keep it from moving forward? There wasn't one in Ford's eyes because that is exactly what they did in this vintage Ford Tempo commercial. » 12/11/11 11:00am 12/11/11 11:00am