graverobber
Rob Emslie
graverobber
Rob Emslie is a contributing writer for Jalopnik. He has too many cars, and not enough time to work on them all.
Dec 31
42

We grew tired of the drug connotation. We like back alley gambling much better.

Dec 31
22

Yes, but this is up to last Thursday. I had to have time to compile the data and I didn’t expect an outlier like that to show up after the fact. I’ll include this week in next year’s compilation.

Dec 31
46

I’m glad I rank right up there with a good bowel movement. There’s honestly nothing more satisfying, amiright?

Dec 23
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Well, it would all depend on which Boxster you have. If it’s like mine then the key is an integral part of the immobilizer system and hence is required for that to allow the car to fire up. Read more

Nov 13
11

Well, to be fair to the car, that’s a DSG gearbox and it is the only way the S-Line arrived. If you really want to row yer own then the Golf R might be a viable alternative.

Oct 28
12

We talk each other’s ears off and I at least drink waaaay too much coffee. I’ve made a couple of new friends there already.

Oct 28
2

The plan is to keep it stock and offer it careful care and feeding. It’s a fun car as is, but still has a few niggling little things - like that paint - that will keep me busy and (hopefully) out of trouble.

Oct 28
3

That sounds like a fun project. Easy to work on, lots of parts around. Well played!

Oct 28
3

Ha! My wife told me she didn’t want me to buy the Boxster because she was afraid of what I might do to get in trouble on the street!

Oct 28
13

I’m going to be selling my 1999 Audi A6 Avant sometime soon. I’ll remember to let you all weigh in on that one.

Oct 28
5

He apparently shows up in something different at every meet. It’s an eclectic group!

Oct 15
37

Here’s the thing: this body style was literally marketed by Cadillac as a sedan. This was to differentiate it from the open-top Phaeton. This particular model is the five-passenger sedan. There was also a longer-roof edition that could hold seven.

Aug 27
33

They look a LOT better in person. Owing to their noise, vibrations, and general twitchiness, they’re are also kind of fatiguing to drive on the regular.