Ford Jammin' Econoline No More

The Ford Econoline wasn't just a van, it was America's draft horse. It was how Americans got stuff — building stuff, delivering stuff, repairing stuff — done. Now it's going away, to be replaced by the Ford Transit. But the Econoline was more than just a work truck. It was freedom in a box. » 12/07/11 4:00pm 12/07/11 4:00pm

Samsung: Putting Dragons And Trucks Together At Last

What do a dragon sculpture on the back of a truck made to look like it's always staring you down and a cell phone have in common? Yeah, nothing, but apparently that's one way the Samsung Soul is being marketed across southern England. A Ford Transit with a dragon on it's back. Let the jokes start in 3... 2... 1... ( » 6/25/08 5:00pm 6/25/08 5:00pm

Super Mega Van Will Probably Hold Everything, Might Tip Backwards

Let's say you're living in a van, down by the causeway, and you're interested in more square footage. The fool's way to that goal of jammin' mega-Econoline is to simply buy a retired school bus, or maybe even a still-running tractor/trailer combo. That or you could just hack off the very back of your van and weld on… » 6/05/08 3:40pm 6/05/08 3:40pm