The Truth About Cars » 24 Hours of LeMons Miami http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:00:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » 24 Hours of LeMons Miami http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The 2010 Legends of LeMons: Ununquadium Medal Winners! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/the-2010-legends-of-lemons-ununquadium-medal-winners/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/the-2010-legends-of-lemons-ununquadium-medal-winners/#comments Mon, 17 Jan 2011 07:00:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=380675 You have no idea of the agony I went through, narrowing down the Legends of LeMons Unununium Medal winners down to just four recipients. The Ununquadium medal goes to those outstanding 24 Hours of LeMons teams that have attained near-Unununium Legend of LeMons status… and they’ll get their Uuq-287 medals just as soon as we […]

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You have no idea of the agony I went through, narrowing down the Legends of LeMons Unununium Medal winners down to just four recipients. The Ununquadium medal goes to those outstanding 24 Hours of LeMons teams that have attained near-Unununium Legend of LeMons status… and they’ll get their Uuq-287 medals just as soon as we […]

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The 2010 Legends of LeMons: Unununium Medal Winners! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/the-2010-legends-of-lemons-unununium-medal-winners/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/the-2010-legends-of-lemons-unununium-medal-winners/#comments Sun, 16 Jan 2011 03:00:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=380539 First of all, nitpickers, I know that unununium was renamed Roentgenium in 2004. Atomic Number 111 will always be unununium in my heart, and (as soon as I can find a cheap source for the stuff) it will be used to stamp out the Murilee Martin Legends of LeMons awards for the most psychotic inspiring […]

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First of all, nitpickers, I know that unununium was renamed Roentgenium in 2004. Atomic Number 111 will always be unununium in my heart, and (as soon as I can find a cheap source for the stuff) it will be used to stamp out the Murilee Martin Legends of LeMons awards for the most psychotic inspiring […]

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And the Real Winner Is… http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/and-the-real-winner-is-3/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/and-the-real-winner-is-3/#comments Sat, 01 Jan 2011 08:24:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=379250 Yes, Saab purists, someone has installed an incorrect two-stroke three-cylinder engine in a Saab 96. Well, it’s mostly Saab 96; the Adopted By Jets Saab was assembled from a bunch of random Saab parts found in some Saab fanatic’s back yard. Today, Index of Effluence glory! The top photo comes from the New England LeMons […]

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Yes, Saab purists, someone has installed an incorrect two-stroke three-cylinder engine in a Saab 96. Well, it’s mostly Saab 96; the Adopted By Jets Saab was assembled from a bunch of random Saab parts found in some Saab fanatic’s back yard. Today, Index of Effluence glory! The top photo comes from the New England LeMons […]

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And The Winner Is… http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/and-the-winner-is-4/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/and-the-winner-is-4/#comments Sat, 01 Jan 2011 08:05:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=379239 Yes, somehow a Ford Probe— one of the least reliable cars in 24 Hours of LeMons history— has taken the overall win at a 24 Hours of LeMons race. Not only that, the BoomPowSurprise Probe won by a commanding 32-lap margin, meaning the car could have nuked its engine with nearly an hour to go […]

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Yes, somehow a Ford Probe— one of the least reliable cars in 24 Hours of LeMons history— has taken the overall win at a 24 Hours of LeMons race. Not only that, the BoomPowSurprise Probe won by a commanding 32-lap margin, meaning the car could have nuked its engine with nearly an hour to go […]

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Season-Ending 24 Hours of LeMons Underway In Florida http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/season-ending-24-hours-of-lemons-underway-in-florida/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/season-ending-24-hours-of-lemons-underway-in-florida/#comments Fri, 31 Dec 2010 06:45:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=379112 The midnight-to-midnight 2010 season-ender is underway at Palm Beach International Raceway! Since Glenn Beck and friends got all bent out of shape over the original “Cuba Del Norte” name, the LeMons Supreme Court decided to dress accordingly. We’ve got four former overall winners here, including West Coast champions Eyesore Racing and the Gulf-dominating Race Hard […]

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The midnight-to-midnight 2010 season-ender is underway at Palm Beach International Raceway! Since Glenn Beck and friends got all bent out of shape over the original “Cuba Del Norte” name, the LeMons Supreme Court decided to dress accordingly. We’ve got four former overall winners here, including West Coast champions Eyesore Racing and the Gulf-dominating Race Hard […]

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Despite Water Pump Woes, Citroën Hell Road Trip Reaches Louisiana http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/despite-water-pump-woes-citroen-hell-road-trip-reaches-louisiana/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/despite-water-pump-woes-citroen-hell-road-trip-reaches-louisiana/#comments Tue, 28 Dec 2010 18:00:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=378824 Yesterday morning, it seemed that Spank’s LeMons-veteran ’71 Citroën DS would be stranded in El Paso due to a bad water pump shaft seal. When your car is made out of pure unobtanium, Miami seems much farther than a mere 2,800 miles from San Diego. The clutch started slipping somewhere in the California desert, Actually, […]

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Yesterday morning, it seemed that Spank’s LeMons-veteran ’71 Citroën DS would be stranded in El Paso due to a bad water pump shaft seal. When your car is made out of pure unobtanium, Miami seems much farther than a mere 2,800 miles from San Diego. The clutch started slipping somewhere in the California desert, Actually, […]

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