Exotic Car Rental: Cheaper Than Owning, But Can You Trust It?

Borrowing a Shelby Mustang or even a Corvette is great entertainment for the long weekend (or even a high school reunion). But for some, it won't cut it. Enter the exotic car luxury rental. » 12/15/08 7:00pm 12/15/08 7:00pm

Weber Sportscar Faster One Makes Eyes Bleed

As an engineer, you are taught to maximize efficiency, provide function over form, and do it with the most cost effective and elegantly simple solution possible. That may have been the target with the Weber Sportscar Faster One, but no amount 900 HP, twin turbo supercharged V8, 250 MPH top speed whatnot actually makes… » 5/01/08 1:20pm 5/01/08 1:20pm

1969 Datsun Fairlady

All right, this car wasn't sold as a Fairlady in the US (where it was the Sports 1600) but the home-country-market name is so much more fun than the export one, so I'm using it here. The Volvo Amazon is another example of a car where the home-market name is better than what we got, and the list goes on. Whatever you… » 10/23/07 9:00am 10/23/07 9:00am

Bertone Building a BMW-Powered Sports Car for the US?

In today's Automotive News, a seemingly tossed off line turned a simple piece on Bertone Carrozzeria's travails into a speculator's dream column. » 5/29/07 1:30pm 5/29/07 1:30pm

Will it look like the Barchetta concept, shown at the Geneva show earlier this year? Who will sell it? How much will it cost? And what about that Iveco camper van?

Uh... Um... Oh, Whatever: 2007 Weber SportsCar

There are two kinds of people in this world. Those who think Chris Bangle should be lined up and shot, and those who think the BMW 7-Series is a bold design coup that advances the art of the automobile by at least a decade. I happen to fall into the latter camp, yet even I am having a bit of a struggle not wincing at… » 5/14/07 11:45am 5/14/07 11:45am