Lexus Salesmen Are Begging Lexus To Make A Luxury Van

The obsession with vans is real. Everybody wants a piece of the action because everyone knows that no matter how good or bad the economy is, there will always be a need for people and things to be moved around. Could Lexus be tossing its hat in the ring? » 3/12/14 2:00pm 3/12/14 2:00pm

Your Beat Up Van Has Gone More Miles Than A Super-Fast Space Probe

Good news, for fans of beat-up old vans that haven't budged from the lawn you parked them on 20 years ago. Your van has actually racked up a bunch of miles! No, a bunch of hoodlums haven't been stealing it in the night for shenanigans. It's just been sitting there, stuck on Earth, moving at blazing speeds. » 3/08/14 11:00am 3/08/14 11:00am

The Klassen Viano Is An Über Lux Mercedes Private Jet For The Road

The Becker Auto Design JetVan is certainly a masterpiece of luxury. The kind of luxury that would give you endless possibilities. But is it motorized shot glass possibilities? Is it turning, twisting espresso machine possibilities? The Klassen Viano is both of those possibilities, and more, because stretch van. » 3/06/14 9:00am 3/06/14 9:00am

This Ingeniously Packaged Camper Packs Four People In A Tiny Van

Presented at the 2013 Caravan Salon in Dusseldorf, a European show dedicated to what Americans call camper vans, the latest Westfalia "Nugget" gives an alternative to those who don't want a giant RV. It's so damn cool. » 8/30/13 10:00am 8/30/13 10:00am

I Saw Homer's Odyssey Performed In A Honda Odyssey On An LA Freeway

I really like seeing cars used in novel ways. So when I heard Machine Project was planning a performance of Homer's Odyssey in Honda's Odyssey, I was interested. The end result was striking, engaging, smelly, and disturbing in a fun way, and makes me appreciate the performance potential of minivans. » 7/22/13 10:08am 7/22/13 10:08am

Every Night's a Righteous Road Trip in a VW Camper Bunk Bed

It can't do battle with an insane Star Wars-themed bunk bed, but for kids who are a little more grounded in reality, this Volkswagen Camper Bunk Bed is an awesome alternative. Yeah, it doesn't have lasers, but a surfboard ladder is equivalently awesome. » 7/18/13 10:39am 7/18/13 10:39am

Chevy Can't Make Its Own Small Van And Will Use A Nissan Instead

One of my favorite small vans from back in the day was the Chevy Astro Van. It was like the bulldog of the real van world. It went away a few years ago and GM hasn't really had a small van since. Even though we know they can build one, GM is getting its new van from Nissan. Whaaaaaaa? » 5/14/13 11:42am 5/14/13 11:42am

Russian Designer Pushes Cube Car To Its Logical Extreme

I've advocated for the small van as an appealing car design on several occasions, and while I'm still absolutely an advocate for the well-executed little-room-on-wheels, actually seeing this idea taken to its conclusion is still a bit jarring. But, I talked the talk, so let's walk the walk and really look at the » 3/15/13 3:00pm 3/15/13 3:00pm