Six-wheeled minivan-pickup needs a new shelter

The General Motors composite-body minivans of the early 1990s earned their "dustbuster" nicknames for the resemblance to other home appliances that suck. One example was transformed into a six-wheel pickup that's apparently for sale. Silhouette-amino? Words, unlike plastic, fail. » 6/29/11 12:30pm 6/29/11 12:30pm

Josh Saviano: The '90 Olds Dustbuster Is Cool. No, Really!

Did any kid back in the reign of Bush I actually believe the Oldsmobile Silhouette was cool? For that matter, would any parent buy a minivan the kid liked? Minivans are all about punishing kids! » 5/15/10 1:00pm 5/15/10 1:00pm

1991 Oldsmobile Silhouette: Julie Nimoy's Space Vehicle

Remember the "Dustbuster" GM minivans? The Trans Sport? The Lumina APV? The Silhouette? Sure, it's only been a little over a decade since they stopped making the things, but just about every last one has disappeared. They can't all have been crushed by now, so where did they go? Into space, of course! Let's let the… » 4/08/08 11:00am 4/08/08 11:00am