What were your personal automotive accomplishments in 2011?

As another year draws to a close, we want to know what happened in your part of the automotive world over the past 365 days. Whether you bought or sold a car, finally hit the track, made big progress on your project cars or just did what you could to keep your daily driver running— we want to know about it. What were… »12/31/11 4:00pm12/31/11 4:00pm

1970 Caprice was sure to appeal to people with expensive tastes

If you wanted "upscale luxury" on a Chevrolet budget in 1970 the Caprice was the car for you—as long as you had expensive tastes. From the "astro-ventilation" to the "tufted cloth interior" it was clear the Caprice was dripping with enough elegance to make "those expensive cars a little edgy"—we're not positive we… »12/24/11 2:00pm12/24/11 2:00pm

1959 Oldsmobile station wagon is strangely beautiful

It wasn't ever designed to be more than a disposable people hauler, and the 1959 Oldsmobile is rarely included in a conversation of the most attractive designs the late 50s had to offer. Even so, to us it's hard to imagine anyone would argue that this 1959 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88 Fiesta station wagon, wearing the same… »12/10/11 12:30pm12/10/11 12:30pm

1956 Chevrolet Nomad has serious project car hell potential

Looking at cars for sale is a big part of the automotive obsessed lifestyle. Every once in a while when you are scanning ads one car will stand out for no particular reason and stay with you. That is exactly what happened when we came across this 1956 Chevrolet Nomad currently on Ebay, and a strong desire to own it… »6/05/11 5:00pm6/05/11 5:00pm