PCH, Sochaux Versus LA Edition: Madman Muntz Jet or 16 Diesel Peugeots?

Welcome to Project Car Hell » 9/10/08 5:20pm 9/10/08 5:20pm, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! We had a couple of 2-fer-1 Hell Project deals go toe-to-toe on Monday, and the Nash/Hudson combo by a 2-to-1 margin in the poll. Aren't multiple-car projects fun? Sure they are! And what's…

PCH, Who's Afraid Of Cheap French Cars Edition: Peugeot 504 or Renault 12?

Welcome to Project Car Hell » 9/03/08 5:20pm 9/03/08 5:20pm, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! Yesterday we learned that 58% of Jalopnik readers , and we'd love to keep the run of crypto-Italian cars going. However, we're taking a break from PCH Superpower Italy to return to our old…

Tiene Todo: Hot Argentinean Nuns Prefer Peugeot 504 Hoonage!

You could buy a Renault-branded '65 Rambler American in Argentina well into the 1980s, which was pretty cool. But imagine being able to buy a brand-new 504 all the way until the end of the 20th century; better still, imagine dirt-road 504 hoonage with a wild-eyed nun behind the wheel! We're pretty sure the Proceso de… » 7/16/08 1:20pm 7/16/08 1:20pm

Every Peugeot 504 In California Now Crusher Bound

I owned a 504 of this vintage in the early 90s, and they were a not uncommon sight back then. However, I haven't seen one on the street here for at least ten years... so why have I found two of them in East Bay self-service junkyards in the last few months? Where are they coming from? Hopeless Hell Projects finally… » 6/11/08 4:00pm 6/11/08 4:00pm

Forgotten Slovenian Peugeot 504 Rescued, Put Back On Road

We're getting more DOTS Bonus Edition stuff from Yurp these days, which gives us just that much more opportunity to see Peugeot 504s in their native habitat. Nicjasno, from the Slovenian city of Maribor, has photographed his family's 504, which was found sitting abandoned in the weeds near a Peugeot dealer and brought… » 5/27/08 10:40am 5/27/08 10:40am

Want a Brand New Peugeot 504? Head To Nigeria!

Supposedly the last of the African 504s was built a few years ago... yet the Peugeot Nigeria website still offers the 504 Configurator. You don't have a lot of options (though you can get a wagon), but it's a genuine late-60s-technology 504 that we must assume is built way better than the citrus-flavored examples that… » 5/05/08 4:00pm 5/05/08 4:00pm