The Truth About Cars » Denver http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:20:56 +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 » Denver http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Junkyard Find: 1984 Ford Escort Station Wagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/junkyard-find-1984-ford-escort-station-wagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/junkyard-find-1984-ford-escort-station-wagon/#comments Mon, 08 Feb 2016 13:00:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1280986 The first North American Ford Escort went on sale for the 1981 model year; it was related to its Mark III Escort European counterpart but was more of a cousin than a sibling. It wasn’t a great car, but was such an improvement over its miserable Pinto predecessor that it flew off the showroom floors […]

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The first North American Ford Escort went on sale for the 1981 model year; it was related to its Mark III Escort European counterpart but was more of a cousin than a sibling. It wasn’t a great car, but was such an improvement over its miserable Pinto predecessor that it flew off the showroom floors […]

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Junkyard Find: 1989 Pontiac Grand Prix Coupe, with Rare Manual Transmission Option http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/junkyard-find-1989-pontiac-grand-prix-coupe-rare-manual-transmission-option/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/junkyard-find-1989-pontiac-grand-prix-coupe-rare-manual-transmission-option/#comments Tue, 02 Feb 2016 13:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1277385 While it was possible to buy a new W-body late-1980s/early-1990s Lumina, Cutlass Supreme, or Grand Prix with a five-speed manual transmission, almost nobody did so. These cars have become pretty rare by now, so the chances of finding a five-speed Grand Prix in the junkyard are about the same as finding a five-speed BMW 7-Series; […]

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While it was possible to buy a new W-body late-1980s/early-1990s Lumina, Cutlass Supreme, or Grand Prix with a five-speed manual transmission, almost nobody did so. These cars have become pretty rare by now, so the chances of finding a five-speed Grand Prix in the junkyard are about the same as finding a five-speed BMW 7-Series; […]

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Junkyard Find: 1978 Datsun 510 Sedan http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1978-datsun-510-sedan-2/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1978-datsun-510-sedan-2/#comments Wed, 27 Jan 2016 13:00:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1272465 The badging on US-market Datsuns and Nissans got very confusing thanks to the Datsun-to-Nissan changeover that stretched from 1981 through 1984. It resulted in vehicles with awkward names such as “Datsun 810 Maxima By Nissan” showing up in showrooms with all the Datsun logos about to be chiseled off the walls. There was an ever-shifting cast of Bluebirds and […]

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The badging on US-market Datsuns and Nissans got very confusing thanks to the Datsun-to-Nissan changeover that stretched from 1981 through 1984. It resulted in vehicles with awkward names such as “Datsun 810 Maxima By Nissan” showing up in showrooms with all the Datsun logos about to be chiseled off the walls. There was an ever-shifting cast of Bluebirds and […]

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Junkyard Find: 1972 “Gazelle” Mercedes-Benz SSK Replica http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1972-gazelle-mercedes-benz-ssk-replica/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1972-gazelle-mercedes-benz-ssk-replica/#comments Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:00:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1272065 Trying to track down the history of all the varieties of fiberglass-bodied kit cars intended to look something like the Mercedes-Benz SSK will drive you crazy in a hurry because so many companies building these cars popped up in the 1970s and 1980s. You could build an “SSK” based on hardware from a Chevy Chevette, a […]

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Trying to track down the history of all the varieties of fiberglass-bodied kit cars intended to look something like the Mercedes-Benz SSK will drive you crazy in a hurry because so many companies building these cars popped up in the 1970s and 1980s. You could build an “SSK” based on hardware from a Chevy Chevette, a […]

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Junkyard Find: 1994 Audi 100 Station Wagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1994-audi-100-station-wagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1994-audi-100-station-wagon/#comments Wed, 13 Jan 2016 13:00:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1265473 We examined part of the endgame of the Audi 5000 debacle in the United States with a junked 1990 Audi 100 Quattro sedan in Denver. Having banished the toxic Audi 5000 name, Audi called these cars Audi 100s until everyone was thoroughly confused, then renamed it the A6, which they still use today. Here’s a sort of unusual example […]

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We examined part of the endgame of the Audi 5000 debacle in the United States with a junked 1990 Audi 100 Quattro sedan in Denver. Having banished the toxic Audi 5000 name, Audi called these cars Audi 100s until everyone was thoroughly confused, then renamed it the A6, which they still use today. Here’s a sort of unusual example […]

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Junkyard Find: 1990 Audi 100 Quattro Sedan http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1990-audi-100-quattro-sedan/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1990-audi-100-quattro-sedan/#comments Wed, 06 Jan 2016 13:00:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1256105 The C3 Audi 100 was sold in the United States badged as an Audi 5000 … until the “unintended acceleration” nightmare nearly killed Audi in North America and the company decided, after a few years of abysmal sales numbers, to go ahead and call this car the 100 over here. Because so few were sold, […]

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The C3 Audi 100 was sold in the United States badged as an Audi 5000 … until the “unintended acceleration” nightmare nearly killed Audi in North America and the company decided, after a few years of abysmal sales numbers, to go ahead and call this car the 100 over here. Because so few were sold, […]

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Junkyard Find: 1979 Chrysler Cordoba http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1979-chrysler-cordoba-2/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/junkyard-find-1979-chrysler-cordoba-2/#comments Mon, 04 Jan 2016 13:00:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1255721 Examples of the Chrysler Cordoba continue to show up in the self-service wrecking yards I frequent, though I tend to skip the ones that are particularly wretched and break out my camera only when I’m in the presence of a Cordoba that still has a certain personal luxury aura. So far in this series, we’ve […]

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Examples of the Chrysler Cordoba continue to show up in the self-service wrecking yards I frequent, though I tend to skip the ones that are particularly wretched and break out my camera only when I’m in the presence of a Cordoba that still has a certain personal luxury aura. So far in this series, we’ve […]

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Denver Police Know How To Catch Stoned Drivers, Feds Want To Learn More http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/denver-police-know-catch-stoned-drivers-feds-want-learn/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/denver-police-know-catch-stoned-drivers-feds-want-learn/#comments Wed, 16 Dec 2015 22:00:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1244265 The joke that spotting a high driver is as easy as looking for the car safely going 7 mph on the interstate isn’t entirely accurate, according to Denver police. “You’d be wrong. We’ll see the same levels of intoxication between someone who’s been using alcohol and someone who is on drugs,” Denver police Captain Mark Chuck […]

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The joke that spotting a high driver is as easy as looking for the car safely going 7 mph on the interstate isn’t entirely accurate, according to Denver police. “You’d be wrong. We’ll see the same levels of intoxication between someone who’s been using alcohol and someone who is on drugs,” Denver police Captain Mark Chuck […]

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How Stoned is Too Stoned to Drive? The Feds Want To Know http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/stoned-stoned-feds-want-know/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/stoned-stoned-feds-want-know/#comments Mon, 14 Dec 2015 21:01:53 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1242089 Puff, puff, pass that bill. Federal authorities want to know how stoned is too stoned for drivers, according to a provision in the recently signed Federal Highways Bill. The new law directs U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx to study the effects of marijuana on drivers and present those findings to Congress by the end […]

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Puff, puff, pass that bill. Federal authorities want to know how stoned is too stoned for drivers, according to a provision in the recently signed Federal Highways Bill. The new law directs U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx to study the effects of marijuana on drivers and present those findings to Congress by the end […]

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Junkyard Find: 2002 Isuzu Axiom http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-2002-isuzu-axiom/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-2002-isuzu-axiom/#comments Wed, 09 Dec 2015 13:00:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1238201 Remember the Isuzu Axiom? Of course you don’t, because this Rodeo-based SUV was sold (in tiny quantities) for just the 2002-2004 model years and was then replaced with the Chevy Trailblazer-clone Isuzu Ascender. Oddball, 21st-century marketplace flops are interesting to me, for whatever reason, so we’ll follow up the Kia Rondo Junkyard Find with this Denver […]

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Remember the Isuzu Axiom? Of course you don’t, because this Rodeo-based SUV was sold (in tiny quantities) for just the 2002-2004 model years and was then replaced with the Chevy Trailblazer-clone Isuzu Ascender. Oddball, 21st-century marketplace flops are interesting to me, for whatever reason, so we’ll follow up the Kia Rondo Junkyard Find with this Denver […]

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Junkyard Find: 1967 International Harvester 1100B Pickup http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-1967-international-harvester-1100b-pickup/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-1967-international-harvester-1100b-pickup/#comments Mon, 07 Dec 2015 13:00:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1234305 Living in Denver, I see plenty of International Harvester Scouts in local wrecking yards. IHC pickups and SUVs show up as well, including this ’72 pickup, this ’71 Travelall, this ’71 pickup, and now today’s non-rusty ’67 pickup. As long as a pickup can still haul stuff, it pays its keep… but newer, more fuel-efficient […]

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Living in Denver, I see plenty of International Harvester Scouts in local wrecking yards. IHC pickups and SUVs show up as well, including this ’72 pickup, this ’71 Travelall, this ’71 pickup, and now today’s non-rusty ’67 pickup. As long as a pickup can still haul stuff, it pays its keep… but newer, more fuel-efficient […]

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Whose Insurance is it Anyway? Enterprise Offering Rentals To Uber Drivers in Denver http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/whose-insurance-anyway-enterprise-offering-rentals-uber-drivers-denver/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/whose-insurance-anyway-enterprise-offering-rentals-uber-drivers-denver/#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2015 21:30:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1232833 Uber and Enterprise Rent-A-Car announced Tuesday a pilot program in Denver to rent cars to mobile entrepreneurs for ride-sharing services, according to the Denver Post. The program, which will cost $210 a week on top of a $500 deposit, will make available cars to roam the city streets for people who don’t sleep for a week […]

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Uber and Enterprise Rent-A-Car announced Tuesday a pilot program in Denver to rent cars to mobile entrepreneurs for ride-sharing services, according to the Denver Post. The program, which will cost $210 a week on top of a $500 deposit, will make available cars to roam the city streets for people who don’t sleep for a week […]

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Junkyard Find: 1979 MG MGB http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-1979-mg-mgb/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-1979-mg-mgb/#comments Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:00:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1228081 MGBs continue to show up in self-service wrecking yards, with another rubber-bumper Malaise Era example today. In my junkyard expeditions prior to today, I’ve photographed this ’67, this ’71, this ’75, this ’77, this ’77, this ’79, and this ’79 with a Toyota 20R swap, and now we’ve got today’s Denver ’79. This car appears […]

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MGBs continue to show up in self-service wrecking yards, with another rubber-bumper Malaise Era example today. In my junkyard expeditions prior to today, I’ve photographed this ’67, this ’71, this ’75, this ’77, this ’77, this ’79, and this ’79 with a Toyota 20R swap, and now we’ve got today’s Denver ’79. This car appears […]

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Junkyard Find: 1991 Jeep Cherokee Sport http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-1991-jeep-cherokee-sport/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-1991-jeep-cherokee-sport/#comments Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:00:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1224441 The XJ Jeep Cherokee was made for approximately a thousand years (OK, 32 years, counting the still-in-production BAW Knight S12), and these trucks are still extremely easy to find here in Colorado. Nice XJs still command good prices here, but used-up ones fill the local wrecking yards. Since I shared a junked Grand Cherokee last […]

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The XJ Jeep Cherokee was made for approximately a thousand years (OK, 32 years, counting the still-in-production BAW Knight S12), and these trucks are still extremely easy to find here in Colorado. Nice XJs still command good prices here, but used-up ones fill the local wrecking yards. Since I shared a junked Grand Cherokee last […]

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Junkyard Find: 1987 Saab 900S http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-1987-saab-900s/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-1987-saab-900s/#comments Mon, 23 Nov 2015 13:00:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1224201 About five years ago, the Saab 900 was a relatively common sight in American self-service wrecking yards, but now examples of this Saab 99 descendant are getting rare. Here’s a non-turbo 900S that I spotted not long ago in a Denver yard. Almost 200,000 miles, but this Swedish steel will go to The Crusher just […]

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About five years ago, the Saab 900 was a relatively common sight in American self-service wrecking yards, but now examples of this Saab 99 descendant are getting rare. Here’s a non-turbo 900S that I spotted not long ago in a Denver yard. Almost 200,000 miles, but this Swedish steel will go to The Crusher just […]

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Junkyard Find, Sajeev’s Bitter Tears Edition: Lincoln Town Car Cartier Series http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-sajeevs-bitter-tears-edition-lincoln-town-car-cartier-series/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/junkyard-find-sajeevs-bitter-tears-edition-lincoln-town-car-cartier-series/#comments Mon, 09 Nov 2015 14:10:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1214057 Mr. Mehta, lover of all things Ford (except, apparently, the Lincoln Mark VI), was quite put out by my failure to include the “Sajeev’s Bitter Tears” tag in the 1980 Mercury Capri Junkyard Find post last week. Not wanting to put him in a bad mood for the upcoming Houston 24 Hours of LeMons race, […]

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Mr. Mehta, lover of all things Ford (except, apparently, the Lincoln Mark VI), was quite put out by my failure to include the “Sajeev’s Bitter Tears” tag in the 1980 Mercury Capri Junkyard Find post last week. Not wanting to put him in a bad mood for the upcoming Houston 24 Hours of LeMons race, […]

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Junkyard Find: 2001 Suzuki Swift, Colorado Bag-O-Legal-Weed Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-2001-suzuki-swift-colorado-bag-o-legal-weed-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-2001-suzuki-swift-colorado-bag-o-legal-weed-edition/#comments Mon, 26 Oct 2015 12:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1199753 I live in Colorado, where recreational cannabis has been legal since the beginning of 2014. The (allegedly) medical-only stuff had been available all over Denver, complete with sign-spinners on street corners, for years before that, and so nothing much changed when the Reefer Man was allowed to sell his wares to just about any adult. […]

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I live in Colorado, where recreational cannabis has been legal since the beginning of 2014. The (allegedly) medical-only stuff had been available all over Denver, complete with sign-spinners on street corners, for years before that, and so nothing much changed when the Reefer Man was allowed to sell his wares to just about any adult. […]

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Junkyard Find: 1982 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser Wagon, Deadhead Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-1982-oldsmobile-cutlass-cruiser-wagon-deadhead-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-1982-oldsmobile-cutlass-cruiser-wagon-deadhead-edition/#comments Thu, 22 Oct 2015 14:00:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1199129 Jerry Garcia died more than 20 years ago, but Grateful Dead-themed stickers will be showing up on junkyard vehicles as long as junkyards exist. In this series so far, we’ve seen several Steal Your Face-ized junkyard inmates, including this ’68 GMC pickup, this Ford Probe that no doubt had Kansas Highway Patrol sniff-dogs straining against […]

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Jerry Garcia died more than 20 years ago, but Grateful Dead-themed stickers will be showing up on junkyard vehicles as long as junkyards exist. In this series so far, we’ve seen several Steal Your Face-ized junkyard inmates, including this ’68 GMC pickup, this Ford Probe that no doubt had Kansas Highway Patrol sniff-dogs straining against […]

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Junkyard Find: 2009 Kia Rondo, now with MORE BIOHAZARD! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-2009-kia-rondo-now-biohazard/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-2009-kia-rondo-now-biohazard/#comments Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1197977 It’s unusual, though not unheard-of, for sub-10-year-old cars to show up in the cheap self-service wrecking yards; most that do are from Detroit. Or Korea. I saw this ’07 Sedona covered with fingerpaint and hippie stickers in Wisconson a couple months ago, and now I’ve found this ’09 Kia Rondo in Colorado. The Rondo never […]

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It’s unusual, though not unheard-of, for sub-10-year-old cars to show up in the cheap self-service wrecking yards; most that do are from Detroit. Or Korea. I saw this ’07 Sedona covered with fingerpaint and hippie stickers in Wisconson a couple months ago, and now I’ve found this ’09 Kia Rondo in Colorado. The Rondo never […]

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Junkyard Find: 1999 Dodge Neon Sport http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1999-dodge-neon-sport/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1999-dodge-neon-sport/#comments Mon, 28 Sep 2015 13:00:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1181642 When Chrysler went all macho with tough car names, it was partly an attempt to expunge the marketing memory of the cute and happy ads for the Neon. The Neon was much better than its wretched Shadow/Sundance predecessor, but still enough of a disposo-car that junkyards teem with them today. Mostly I walk right by […]

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When Chrysler went all macho with tough car names, it was partly an attempt to expunge the marketing memory of the cute and happy ads for the Neon. The Neon was much better than its wretched Shadow/Sundance predecessor, but still enough of a disposo-car that junkyards teem with them today. Mostly I walk right by […]

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Junkyard Find: 1990 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1990-chevrolet-cavalier-z24-2/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1990-chevrolet-cavalier-z24-2/#comments Wed, 23 Sep 2015 14:00:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1178553 We saw a 1990 Cavalier Z24 just a few months ago, but lately I’ve developed a sick fascination with the allegedly high-performance versions of the very popular Chevrolet Cavalier. Maybe it’s the wretchedness of the breed in the 24 Hours of LeMons, or maybe it’s the vivid purple paint job. Whatever the reason, here’s another […]

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We saw a 1990 Cavalier Z24 just a few months ago, but lately I’ve developed a sick fascination with the allegedly high-performance versions of the very popular Chevrolet Cavalier. Maybe it’s the wretchedness of the breed in the 24 Hours of LeMons, or maybe it’s the vivid purple paint job. Whatever the reason, here’s another […]

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Junkyard Find: 1968 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Coupe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1968-chevrolet-corvair-monza-coupe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1968-chevrolet-corvair-monza-coupe/#comments Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:00:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1173002 Fully three-quarters of you who took our “Ralph Nader, Angel or Demon” poll voted to give ol’ Ralph a halo instead of a pitchfork, so we don’t need to explain how his book wasn’t really the cause of the Corvair‘s plummeting sales after the initial burst of enthusiasm following the car’s release. No, most likely […]

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Fully three-quarters of you who took our “Ralph Nader, Angel or Demon” poll voted to give ol’ Ralph a halo instead of a pitchfork, so we don’t need to explain how his book wasn’t really the cause of the Corvair‘s plummeting sales after the initial burst of enthusiasm following the car’s release. No, most likely […]

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And Now a Fight Over a Downtown Denver Parking Spot (Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/and-now-a-fight-over-a-downtown-denver-parking-spot-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/and-now-a-fight-over-a-downtown-denver-parking-spot-video/#comments Fri, 18 Sep 2015 20:06:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1176074 I like Denver. I grew up here. I moved back here a few years ago to be closer to the mountains I remember and the type of people I love loved to be around. But Denver, like Austin and Portland, Oregon, has boomed in the past five years, thanks to a variety of factors including marijuana the […]

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I like Denver. I grew up here. I moved back here a few years ago to be closer to the mountains I remember and the type of people I love loved to be around. But Denver, like Austin and Portland, Oregon, has boomed in the past five years, thanks to a variety of factors including marijuana the […]

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Junkyard Find: 1992 Buick Regal Gran Sport http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1992-buick-regal-gran-sport/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1992-buick-regal-gran-sport/#comments Thu, 10 Sep 2015 12:00:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1162818 The 1970 Buick Gran Sport 455 was one of the most ridiculously overpowered, tire-frying machines of the Golden Age of Muscle Cars, and GM also slapped GS badging on some fairly muscular — or at least muscular-looking — Wildcats and Rivieras back then. Fast forward a decade or so, and you had W-body (think Lumina) third-gen […]

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The 1970 Buick Gran Sport 455 was one of the most ridiculously overpowered, tire-frying machines of the Golden Age of Muscle Cars, and GM also slapped GS badging on some fairly muscular — or at least muscular-looking — Wildcats and Rivieras back then. Fast forward a decade or so, and you had W-body (think Lumina) third-gen […]

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Junkyard Find: 1951 Ford 2-Door Sedan http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1951-ford-2-door-sedan/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1951-ford-2-door-sedan/#comments Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:00:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1156074 We’ve been seeing a lot of 21st century Junkyard Finds lately, so today we’ll change up and go to one of the older cars I’ve seen in a self-service yard lately. This ’51 Ford showed up at a Colorado yard last month. It has the look of a long-abandoned project: interior gutted, bodywork, etc. You’d […]

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We’ve been seeing a lot of 21st century Junkyard Finds lately, so today we’ll change up and go to one of the older cars I’ve seen in a self-service yard lately. This ’51 Ford showed up at a Colorado yard last month. It has the look of a long-abandoned project: interior gutted, bodywork, etc. You’d […]

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