This Is The World’s Longest Classified Car Rant

Orphaned by the conspiracy-laden bankruptcy of British Leyland, the generally-terrible Austin Princess attracts a special kind of old car curmudgeon. That's why seeing this 1,500 word eBay rant about one such car shouldn't surprise anyone. » 2/17/12 1:30pm 2/17/12 1:30pm

Project Car Hell, No Choice At All Edition: Toronado-Powered Austin…

Welcome to Project Car Hell, where you choose your eternity by selecting the project that's the coolest... and the most hellish! In Hell, you have no choices, so this lysergic Olds Toronado-Austin Princess mashup will be your eternity! » 9/05/10 12:00pm 9/05/10 12:00pm

Princess Beatrice Leaves Keys In BMW, Theif Nabs From Under Police…

Princess Beatrice of England is "extremely embarrassed" after getting her BMW 1-Series stolen. Why? She left the keys in the ignition while shopping. » 1/09/09 3:30pm 1/09/09 3:30pm

Princess: Car Of Choice For Off-Roading Germans

You can forget everything you've heard about the utterly execrable build quality of British Leyland's nadir, the Princess. Turns out that front-wheel-drive setup, Hydragas suspension, and weight savings from all the parts that fell off during normal operation made for excellent off-road performance! » 7/23/08 11:00am 7/23/08 11:00am

Austin Princess: Hydrogas and Hitchhikers!

After seeing James May torturing himself with that British Leyland stalwart, the Austin Princess, on a recent Top Gear episode, we realized there's far more to the Malaise Era than 140-horse big blocks and tape-striped Brougham Edition Detroit land yachts. Thanks to British Leyland's inimitable devotion to… » 12/04/07 2:00pm 12/04/07 2:00pm