WRC Monte Carlo: Update before the final day.

Good morning oppo, today is the last day of the Monte Carlo Rally. It has been a brutal and eventful 2 days so far.

The first day was dominated by two Ford M-Sport drivers: Robert Kubica and Hyundai test driver Bryan Bouffier. Kubica surprised the whole Paddock during his first outing in the full WRC spec Ford Fiesta… » 1/18/14 8:11am 1/18/14 8:11am

Watch A Fiesta WRC Blast Through Beautiful Alpine Roads

The World Rally Championship kicks off this weekend and every team has been out testing on the freezing roads around Monte Carlo. We have our eyes on Jari-Matti Latvala in a factory Ford Fiesta RS, so watch him tear through the scenery in beautiful high-def. » 1/18/12 3:30pm 1/18/12 3:30pm

The Top 95 Lemons Of The Gator-O-Rama 24 Hours Of LeMons

For the first time ever, Detroit iron dominated a 24 Hours Of LeMons event, with American-built machinery taking four of the top five positions (if you consider a California-built Corolla to be American-built, that is). » 3/04/09 10:30am 3/04/09 10:30am

Abandoned Lancia Scorpion Makes Youngstown, Ohio 15th Most Dangerous…

You see these bogus "Worst Cities In America" lists all the time, and usually the accompanying photo shows a vacant lot covered with weeds and broken Olde English 800 40-dog bottles, with a gutted '85 Cutlass or '79 Corolla in the foreground and a bullet-riddled abandoned apartment building in the background. This shot… » 12/01/08 1:30pm 12/01/08 1:30pm

Gun-Barrel-Equipped Hummer, Monte Carlo, Mustang II Send Swedes…

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition » 10/29/08 5:20pm 10/29/08 5:20pm, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the . Today we've got some really cars found down on the Gotland, Sweden street by . Yes, the same guy who shot the in San Francisco had his camera while on a Baltic visit… and the mind reels when …

1968 Monaco Grand Prix In 8mm Glory

This silent Super-8 film of the 1968 Monaco Grand Prix is the perfect time warp to watch in contrast to the dazzling spectacle of the recent Singapore Grand Prix » 9/29/08 6:00pm 9/29/08 6:00pm. The raw footage of the then-savage sport captures the essence of what a street-circuit F1 race was 40 years ago. For better or for worse, things have…

1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Strange as it seems, we've only seen one Alameda Monte Carlo so far, and that was a first-year-ever 1970. What about the big Malaise Era Montes, the ones that came close to… » 8/15/08 9:00am 8/15/08 9:00am