Heroic Jeep That Rescued People After A Tornado Is Getting A Rebuild

Can a car ever be considered a hero? There are some people in Moore, Oklahoma who might see the bright orange 2012 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon known as "Stomper" that way. Though the Jeep was badly damaged, its owner reportedly used it to rescue people from the devastating storm. And now Stomper is getting a full rebuild. » 6/07/13 4:50pm 6/07/13 4:50pm

Diesel-Powered Tiger Champ Pickup Gets 37 MPG, Only Road-Legal In…

Mike Ward, CEO of Tiger Truck LLC, thinks his Chinese-designed, Oklahoma-built Tiger Champ truck is just what Oklahoma farmers need — particularly with 37 MPG from its Caterpillar-sourced three-cylinder diesel engine. With a retail price of about $13,000, the price point is certainly right. So why isn't the nation… » 7/21/08 9:20am 7/21/08 9:20am

Bad Spray Leaves Tulsan Classic Car Owners Ultramega Un-OK

An undetermined brown-red spray showered a cadre of classic cars at the 35th annual Pontiac Oakland Convention in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They've yet to determine the makeup or the source of the airborne spew, but it damaged most of the 369 vehicles involved in the show. And given that the judging process required at least… » 7/18/07 5:15pm 7/18/07 5:15pm

Winner of Buried Tulsa Belvedere Announced!

Step up, R. E. Humbertson (or his heir; Mr. Humbertson would be 85 if he's still around)- Tulsa has a Belvedere with zero miles for you! Sure, there's a bit of water damage, but we bet the eBay value of the intact parts (there should be something intact) must be worth having. The deal back in '57 was that whoever… » 6/22/07 8:30pm 6/22/07 8:30pm