How Hot Does It Get Inside a Parked Car? (Spoiler: SO FREAKING HOT)

It's summer. It's stinking hot. And for any silly person who leaves their pets (or any imbecile who leaves their kids) inside a parked car, watch this video where a doctor traps himself inside a parked car to see how how it gets. Even with all four windows cracked down a bit, the car temperature reaches 117 degrees in… » 7/03/13 8:29am 7/03/13 8:29am

For $7,000, it’s a step van-go

Don McLean famously sang about driving his Chevy to the levee, where sadly he discovered they couldn't serve booze. If he had been driving today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe hot rod Step Van he could have been drinking whiskey and rye in no time, but may have found its price to be too much dough for his American Pie. » 6/10/11 8:00am 6/10/11 8:00am

DOTS-O-Rama Sunday, Rocky Mountain Edition: Golden Hits


This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition, where we check out street-parked cars located in places other than the Island That Rust Forgot. I've got Colorado photographs aplenty, so get ready for high-altitude survivors! » 4/19/09 9:00am 4/19/09 9:00am

Jalopy Journal Goes Renegade, Another Beige Roadster Last Straw

Now here's an interesting development. Jalopy Journal, the online bastion of respectable hot rodding, has thrown down the gauntlet, challenged the establishment, thumbing it's nose at this years "America's Most Beautiful Roadster". Incensed by the selection of yet another high dollar, flaw free, beige roadster, they are… » 1/30/08 1:00pm 1/30/08 1:00pm

LA Auto Show Explosion: Holy Fucking Shit! DR. BEZ SITS ON A CAR!!!

You weren't there, so you won't understand, BUT, Ulrich spent a full two-minutes of his seven-minute speech explaining that no one, save James Bond, should ever sit on one of his beautiful cars. However, die Bez explained that the DB9 ragtop was actually designed so you can sit on the tonneau cover. And then he sat on… » 11/29/06 7:40pm 11/29/06 7:40pm