Cars Of Which You May Not Know: Hindustan Trekker

You know what I miss about car companies? They used to do this thing where they'd take their most popular car and then turn it into an off-roader by slapping on a 'rugged' body. There was the VW Thing, Austin Mini Moke, Citröen Mehari, Trabant Scamp, and more. Even our pals in India got in on the game, with the… » 5/08/14 8:05pm 5/08/14 8:05pm

Ad Watch: Convert Your Amby Into A Peugeot 206

So here we have a Peugeot ad for the Indian market, showing an ambitious young fella who, smitten by the overwhelming beauty of the Peugeot 206, smashes and bashes his Hindustan Motors Ambassador into a crude parody of the 206, then proceeds to wow the local babes with that incredible Peugeot-itude (I can only… » 2/22/07 8:45am 2/22/07 8:45am

Toughness, Roominess, Serves The Country: The Hindustan Motors…

When you let your crew know you're rolling down the ave in your Ambassador, chances are they'll assume you mean the Kenosha-built variety driven by the Government Agents in Repo Man (and then they'll diss your crummy two-barrel 304 and roar off in their 390-powered Javelins, most likely, leaving behind nothing but… » 1/30/07 4:20pm 1/30/07 4:20pm