Building an Icon: TLC's Toyota Land Cruiser Replica

Though Toyota is launching its new, retro-inspired FJ Cruiser to rekindle the flame of the original Land Cruiser FJ40, affection for the original Japanese jeep has never really waned. TLC of Van Nuys, California has built a business around restoring old Cruisers and keeping customers' workaday models running. Now,… » 1/06/06 3:24pm 1/06/06 3:24pm

A Rebel Machine, Yes. A Rambler Derivative, No. X-Wing for Sale on eBay

We debated with ourselves whether to post this or not when we saw it at Double Viking this morning, but after a reader wrote in with the link we figured, oh what the heck, it's kind of a flying car. The Incom T-65 is a single-seat starfighter with a provision for an astromech droid such as an R2 unit. Armed with… » 4/27/05 4:00pm 4/27/05 4:00pm