Jalopy Journal Goes Renegade, Another Beige Roadster Last Straw

Now here's an interesting development. Jalopy Journal, the online bastion of respectable hot rodding, has thrown down the gauntlet, challenged the establishment, thumbing it's nose at this years "America's Most Beautiful Roadster". Incensed by the selection of yet another high dollar, flaw free, beige roadster, they are… » 1/30/08 1:00pm 1/30/08 1:00pm

How to Find Your Dream Car, Courtesy of MTV's "Fast Inc."

In the pilot episode of MTV's "Fast Inc.", Jennifer Love Hewitt is on the phone. She's looking for an early-70s BMW 2002 — a birthday present for a friend. The catch? It has to be cream with tan — and automatic. "Ohh," Todd Ashley, one of the show's three expert car hunters, deadpans, just barely giving away that request's … » 6/12/06 10:00am 6/12/06 10:00am

We're Not Even Close to Being Done: Porsche 914amino!

The hits just keep on coming. This time, an astute reader found a vintage shot of a modified (well, duh) Porsche 914 pickup, accented by some period-specific cheesecake action, from VW Trends magazine. We probably begged our mom to buy us this exact issue at the A&P long about 30 years ago. She likely took one look at… » 3/30/06 1:29pm 3/30/06 1:29pm