This Is What A Rust-Free International Scout Looks Like

Although the condition of most remaining examples would suggest International Scouts left the factory already in the process of rusting, this 1963 Scout 80 currently listed on Ebay is proof these early utilitarian SUVs once existed with clean sheet metal. » 6/10/12 11:00am 6/10/12 11:00am

What Is The Best Automotive Decision You've Ever Made?

Despite our tendency to make far more questionable car related decisions than the average person, sometimes we are actually able to translate automotive obsession into making excellent choices when it comes to cars and trucks. » 5/20/12 5:00pm 5/20/12 5:00pm

Here's Proof Rust Free International Harvesters Once Existed

These days finding a rust-free International Harvester is a nearly impossible task, but as this vintage photo from 1973 shows finding a clean Scout was once as simple as driving down to your local IH dealer. » 5/06/12 2:00pm 5/06/12 2:00pm

1972 International Travelall Is One Dangerous Ebay Find

It isn't exotic or fast, but this 1972 International Travelall is a somewhat rare and very cool reminder of how dangerous compulsively searching the internet for cars can be. » 2/18/12 9:00am 2/18/12 9:00am

International Scout gasser doing wheelies is as cool as it sounds

We're not sure many vehicles have ever left the factory that are less suited for low 11 second 1/4 miles and serious wheelies than the International Scout 80. That is exactly why the fact this 1963 International Scout is somehow capable of both of these impressive feats is so cool. » 2/04/12 4:00pm 2/04/12 4:00pm

Your chance to own John Wayne's custom 1966 International Travelall

Laying eyes on any International Travelall in excellent condition is a rare treat on its own, but this is far from just any International Travelall. This particular 4x4 was built to late actor John Wayne's custom specifications for use on his ranch. If putting the Duke's Travelall in your garage seems like an… » 10/08/11 2:00pm 10/08/11 2:00pm

Why buy a car when you can buy an International Scout?

Not only was it small on the outside and roomy on the inside, the 1974 International Scout still had a lot of space for a lot of things. For this reason, it seemed only sensible to replace your compact car, luxury car, or station wagon with an International Scout as demonstrated in this piece of vintage advertising… » 7/16/11 9:00am 7/16/11 9:00am

Found Off The Street: 1978 International Scout Terra

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a 1978 International Scout Terra. » 6/19/11 9:00am 6/19/11 9:00am

What is the perfect summer car?

Even though the first day of summer is still several weeks away warm temperatures combined with Memorial day weekend have us with summer on the brain. This weekend we want to know what you think is the ideal vehicle for warm weather cruising. What is the perfect summer car? » 5/28/11 4:00pm 5/28/11 4:00pm

Diesel Ranchero is a work of genius

Although this 1964 Ford Ranchero may look like your average vintage Ranchero (if there is such a thing), don't be fooled by your first impression. Under the hood of this unassuming car/truck hybrid lurks an equally unassuming but loud and smelly 198ci Nissan Diesel. » 3/12/11 11:00am 3/12/11 11:00am

FOTS International Scout on Ebay

Regular weekend readers likely recognize this rust free and original 1970 International Scout 800A from Found off the Street, our weekly look at old cars lurking around the cape that rust remembered, Cape Cod, Ma. » 2/26/11 10:00am 2/26/11 10:00am

How many Ft-Lbs of torque do you own?

Although a car's horsepower is the statistic you hear about more often, many argue Ft-Lbs of torque is the one that matters. Because our personal cars produce more torque than horsepower, I guess we agree. How many Ft-Lbs of torque do you own? » 2/05/11 4:00pm 2/05/11 4:00pm

1965 Triumph TR4A

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a 1965 Triumph TR4A. » 1/23/11 9:00am 1/23/11 9:00am

1970 International Scout 800A

Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a 1970 International Scout 800A. » 1/16/11 9:00am 1/16/11 9:00am

1976 and 1979 International Scout IIs


Welcome to Found Off The Street, our look at cars found on the cape that rust liked so much it decided to summer there; Cape Cod, MA. Today we have a pair of 1970s International Harvester Scout IIs » 12/19/10 9:00am 12/19/10 9:00am

What's the Most Fun Car (or Truck) You Can Buy for $5000?

Although many think that a fun car means that it costs a lot, it simply isn't true. We all know fun can be had in cars of all price ranges. Today, let's look at $5000 or less. » 11/27/10 5:00pm 11/27/10 5:00pm

The International Scout Fights Back Against Ordinary Car Warranties

What's the problem with cars today? According to International Harvester in 1980, the problem was the ordinary car, expressed through some excellent Malaise era frustration. The solution? Why, the International Scout of course. » 11/06/10 1:30pm 11/06/10 1:30pm

1967 International Harvester Scout

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found on the streets of the City That Rust Sorta Ignored: Denver, Colorado. We've seen quite a few Scouts in Alameda, but this one's older than all of them. » 8/21/10 9:00am 8/21/10 9:00am