This Is What Happens When You Mate A Volvo Wagon With A Mustang

Imagine that you've got an Easter egg delivery service and a love of classic Mustangs. You aren't going to fit many eggs in the back of the standard coupe version or even the fastback with its fold-down rear seats...but...you've got a Volvo 245 shell sitting around collecting dust...and a welder. » 3/28/14 3:38pm 3/28/14 3:38pm

Start Lobbying Mercedes For A U.S.-Bound CLA Shooting Brake

Clearly, the US isn't getting what the rest of the world is going crazy for. That's usually the case, but I feel like in the case of the third-generation Mercedes-Benz A-Class, it's criminally unfair. It's a good-looking small Mercedes, which certainly hasn't happened since skinny ties were cool the first time. Maybe… » 11/18/12 12:00pm 11/18/12 12:00pm

We Must Not Let Carmakers Ruin The Shooting Brake

Is there no term the auto industry hasn't ruined? Coupes are now increasingly "four-door coupes," which is a fancy term for less practical sedans. Proper wagons have morphed into either swoopy sportwagons, "touring" models, or cladded and jacked-up faux SUVs. And most SUVs are now crossovers, or elevated cars that would… » 8/05/12 3:00pm 8/05/12 3:00pm

Happy days for a future Ferrari FF owner

There is someone in Luxembourg, Europe’s secret supercar heaven, someone you may know, who is currently sitting at his computer, hitting refresh on his email, waiting for a particular letter from the local Ferrari dealer where this black FF was being delivered to this morning. Provided Ferrari dealers communicate with… » 10/27/11 10:00am 10/27/11 10:00am

1955 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud Shooting Brake Is Classiest Breadvan…

What's better than a 1955 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud? A shooting brake version of a 1955 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud of course. Our Japanese is as rusty as the bed on an '83 Toyota Pickup, so a legit description is out of the question, but we're willing to bet at some time in the past, this sucker played hearse to the well… » 7/09/08 5:20pm 7/09/08 5:20pm