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… » 1/30/08 1:00pm 1/30/08 1:00pm

AC Schnitzer's Twin-Turbo BMW E92 to Debut at Essen Show

The Bayerische tweakers at AC Schnitzer released pics of their new, twin-turbo BMW E92 3-Series coupe, ahead of its unveiling at the Essen show next month. A shot of the tuner 335i leaked out last week, sending those who fancy such beasts into a tailspin of anticipation. But the pics are just a tease; the company… » 11/24/06 7:29am 11/24/06 7:29am

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… » 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