The Truth About Cars » Heritage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:00:15 +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 » Heritage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Heritage Cuts Both Ways http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/heritage-cuts-ways/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/heritage-cuts-ways/#comments Sun, 15 Mar 2015 13:00:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1015466 An old friend ran the Aragon Ballroom back in the days when it was Chicago’s version of Bill Graham’s Fillmores. He told me that contemporary rock bands that didn’t know any better would insist on being higher on the bill than Sha-Na-Na. After all, Sha-Na-Na was an oldies act, with gold lame suits and greaser […]

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An old friend ran the Aragon Ballroom back in the days when it was Chicago’s version of Bill Graham’s Fillmores. He told me that contemporary rock bands that didn’t know any better would insist on being higher on the bill than Sha-Na-Na. After all, Sha-Na-Na was an oldies act, with gold lame suits and greaser […]

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Feinberg: A Modest Window To File Recall-Related Claims http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/feinberg-a-modest-window-to-file-recall-related-claims/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/feinberg-a-modest-window-to-file-recall-related-claims/#comments Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=842962 Bloomberg reports the compensation fund designed by attorney Kenneth Feinberg for General Motors will have “a relatively modest timetable to invite claimants to file their claims” once the claim period begins August 1. Feinberg also said by the end of June, he and his team will have a program “that will define who’s eligible to […]

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Bloomberg reports the compensation fund designed by attorney Kenneth Feinberg for General Motors will have “a relatively modest timetable to invite claimants to file their claims” once the claim period begins August 1. Feinberg also said by the end of June, he and his team will have a program “that will define who’s eligible to […]

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Walter P. Chrysler Museum to Close to Public – Chrysler Buys Collection to Preserve Heritage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/walter-p-chrysler-museum-to-close-to-public-chrysler-buys-collection-to-preserve-heritage/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/walter-p-chrysler-museum-to-close-to-public-chrysler-buys-collection-to-preserve-heritage/#comments Sat, 01 Dec 2012 14:00:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=468574 I’m an unabashed booster of Detroit area institutions so it was with some sadness that I read that the Walter P. Chrysler Museum on the Chrysler campus in Auburn Hills will be closing to the public at the end of the year. Apparently admission fees and facility rentals were not sufficient to sustain continued operations. […]

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I’m an unabashed booster of Detroit area institutions so it was with some sadness that I read that the Walter P. Chrysler Museum on the Chrysler campus in Auburn Hills will be closing to the public at the end of the year. Apparently admission fees and facility rentals were not sufficient to sustain continued operations. […]

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Volkswagen Goes Postal, Develops The Electric “Fridolin” Of The Future http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/volkswagen-goes-postal-develops-the-electric-fridolin-of-the-future/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/volkswagen-goes-postal-develops-the-electric-fridolin-of-the-future/#comments Fri, 18 Nov 2011 18:28:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=419184 Are you familiar with the Fridolin? If so, hit the jump. If not, here’s the brief version of its history. Unhappy with its adorable but inadequate, two-cylinder Goggomobil Transporters, the German Postal Service approached Volkswagen and Westfalia in the early 60s, looking for a new interpretation of what it was looking for, namely “arbeitspsychologisch optimaler Ausstattung zu […]

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Are you familiar with the Fridolin? If so, hit the jump. If not, here’s the brief version of its history. Unhappy with its adorable but inadequate, two-cylinder Goggomobil Transporters, the German Postal Service approached Volkswagen and Westfalia in the early 60s, looking for a new interpretation of what it was looking for, namely “arbeitspsychologisch optimaler Ausstattung zu […]

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“America’s Car Museum” Rises In Tacoma http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/americas-car-museum-rises-in-tacoma/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/americas-car-museum-rises-in-tacoma/#comments Sat, 22 Oct 2011 19:10:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=415612 The LeMay Museum in Tacoma, WA won’t be completed until June, but the NY Times reports that it aims to become on of the premiere automotive museums in the country, rivaling collections like the Peterson and Harrah museums. And at 165,000 square feet, the building that is rising in Tacoma needs to be huge: though […]

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The LeMay Museum in Tacoma, WA won’t be completed until June, but the NY Times reports that it aims to become on of the premiere automotive museums in the country, rivaling collections like the Peterson and Harrah museums. And at 165,000 square feet, the building that is rising in Tacoma needs to be huge: though […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: This Modern Unimog Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-this-modern-unimog-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-this-modern-unimog-edition/#comments Wed, 05 Oct 2011 16:30:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=413598 How much do things change in 60 years? Sometimes the best answer to that kind of question is a picture. Here you can see an original Unimog (right), built sometime between the start of production in 1948 and 1951, when Mercedes bought the operation in order to expand it enough to keep up with demand. […]

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How much do things change in 60 years? Sometimes the best answer to that kind of question is a picture. Here you can see an original Unimog (right), built sometime between the start of production in 1948 and 1951, when Mercedes bought the operation in order to expand it enough to keep up with demand. […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: An Archetype’s Progress Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-an-archetypes-progress-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-an-archetypes-progress-edition/#comments Wed, 28 Sep 2011 15:39:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=412835 I’m no fan of tuned cars, particularly the garish, over-the-top bodykit jobs that seem to curse the high end of the European sportscar market. And yet, when I saw these pictures of the new Porsche 991, as tuned by the Russian house TopCar, something strange occurred to me: this was the first picture of the new 991 […]

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I’m no fan of tuned cars, particularly the garish, over-the-top bodykit jobs that seem to curse the high end of the European sportscar market. And yet, when I saw these pictures of the new Porsche 991, as tuned by the Russian house TopCar, something strange occurred to me: this was the first picture of the new 991 […]

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“Show Me Your Tatras”: An Argument For Automotive Preservation http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/show-me-your-tatras-an-argument-for-automotive-preservation/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/show-me-your-tatras-an-argument-for-automotive-preservation/#comments Sat, 17 Sep 2011 23:36:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=411527 The question of automotive preservation jogged an unblogged memory loose today, from earlier in this chaotic summer when I was in Wolfsburg, Germany. I was touring the Zeithaus, or “House of Time,” in Volkswagen’s sprawling Autostadt, taking in the remarkably well-curated exhibit of some of the most influential and important cars of all time. Unlike the GM Heritage […]

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The question of automotive preservation jogged an unblogged memory loose today, from earlier in this chaotic summer when I was in Wolfsburg, Germany. I was touring the Zeithaus, or “House of Time,” in Volkswagen’s sprawling Autostadt, taking in the remarkably well-curated exhibit of some of the most influential and important cars of all time. Unlike the GM Heritage […]

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Are You Ready For: A National Register Of Historic Vehicles? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/are-you-ready-for-a-national-register-of-historic-vehicles/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/are-you-ready-for-a-national-register-of-historic-vehicles/#comments Sat, 17 Sep 2011 17:55:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=411520 You may not have heard of the Historical Vehicle Association before, but it’s a 30,000-member advocacy group that actually emerged from a special insurance plan for historic cars offered by Hagerty Insurance. Now ratified by the Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens, the HVA offers commissions on History, Skills and Trades, Technical Issues and Legislative Affairs, […]

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You may not have heard of the Historical Vehicle Association before, but it’s a 30,000-member advocacy group that actually emerged from a special insurance plan for historic cars offered by Hagerty Insurance. Now ratified by the Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens, the HVA offers commissions on History, Skills and Trades, Technical Issues and Legislative Affairs, […]

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Requiem For The Last American Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/requiem-for-the-last-american-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/requiem-for-the-last-american-car/#comments Thu, 15 Sep 2011 20:12:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=411356 [Editor’s note: Today, at 12:25 pm, the very last Panther-platform Crown Victoria rolled off the line at St. Thomas Assembly Plant. Ryan Paradis, a.k.a. “86er,” has the honor of eulogizing the beloved beast in his first-ever contribution to TTAC]  It has become beyond trite by this point to say that, with the end of the […]

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[Editor’s note: Today, at 12:25 pm, the very last Panther-platform Crown Victoria rolled off the line at St. Thomas Assembly Plant. Ryan Paradis, a.k.a. “86er,” has the honor of eulogizing the beloved beast in his first-ever contribution to TTAC]  It has become beyond trite by this point to say that, with the end of the […]

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Cars Only Bob Lutz Remembers: The 1983 Ford Ghia Barchetta Concept http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/cars-only-bob-lutz-remembers-the-1983-ford-ghia-barchetta-concept/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/cars-only-bob-lutz-remembers-the-1983-ford-ghia-barchetta-concept/#comments Wed, 07 Sep 2011 18:13:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=410561 Bob Lutz admitted in his book Guts that he “possesses a certain duality of mind,” and he ain’t kidding. After all, how could someone spend a career in an industry built on “the industrial logic of scale” (to borrow a phrase from Sergio Marchionne) while trying to connect new vehicles with the lust centers of the […]

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Bob Lutz admitted in his book Guts that he “possesses a certain duality of mind,” and he ain’t kidding. After all, how could someone spend a career in an industry built on “the industrial logic of scale” (to borrow a phrase from Sergio Marchionne) while trying to connect new vehicles with the lust centers of the […]

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Cars Only Bob Lutz Remembers: The Dodge Dakota Convertible http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/cars-only-bob-lutz-remembers-the-dodge-dakota-convertible/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/cars-only-bob-lutz-remembers-the-dodge-dakota-convertible/#comments Tue, 06 Sep 2011 18:11:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=410416 Welcome to Bob Lutz week at TTAC! I spent several hours recently with the auto industry’s most notorious executive, and elements of that interview will be the basis for much of my writing this week. We’ll also be capping the whole thing off by voting on the 2010-2011 Lutzie award for most unfortunate quote by […]

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Welcome to Bob Lutz week at TTAC! I spent several hours recently with the auto industry’s most notorious executive, and elements of that interview will be the basis for much of my writing this week. We’ll also be capping the whole thing off by voting on the 2010-2011 Lutzie award for most unfortunate quote by […]

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What Isn’t Wrong With This Picture: The Last Of The Panther Interceptors Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/what-isnt-wrong-with-this-picture-the-last-of-the-panther-interceptors-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/what-isnt-wrong-with-this-picture-the-last-of-the-panther-interceptors-edition/#comments Tue, 30 Aug 2011 23:58:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=409457 Panther lovers will be sad to hear that this, the last of the black-and-white Crown Vic Interceptors, has gone down the line according to the Ford St Thomas Assembly Plant’s Facebook page. The last Panther (reportedly a Town Car) is scheduled to be built on Monday, and the plant’s “about 1,500″ workers will be laid […]

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Panther lovers will be sad to hear that this, the last of the black-and-white Crown Vic Interceptors, has gone down the line according to the Ford St Thomas Assembly Plant’s Facebook page. The last Panther (reportedly a Town Car) is scheduled to be built on Monday, and the plant’s “about 1,500″ workers will be laid […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: A Panda For Every Purse And Purpose Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-all-purpose-panda-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-all-purpose-panda-edition/#comments Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:39:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=409273 Meet the new Fiat Panda, which is set to debut at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The ur-Panda, nicknamed the “tolle kiste” (crazy/cool box) for its Giugiaro-designed looks and available Puch-designed 4×4 system, was built with only evolutionary changes from 1980 to 2003. Not a bad accomplishment for what was supposed to be a “peasant’s car.” […]

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Meet the new Fiat Panda, which is set to debut at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The ur-Panda, nicknamed the “tolle kiste” (crazy/cool box) for its Giugiaro-designed looks and available Puch-designed 4×4 system, was built with only evolutionary changes from 1980 to 2003. Not a bad accomplishment for what was supposed to be a “peasant’s car.” […]

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Are You Ready For: A Porsche Flat-Eight? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/are-you-ready-for-a-porsche-flat-eight/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/are-you-ready-for-a-porsche-flat-eight/#comments Tue, 30 Aug 2011 15:14:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=409253 Well, are ya… punk? As part of its “why does Ferrari get all of the €250,000-€750,000 fun” fit of pique, Porsche says its considering a flat-eight engined beast to take on the Italian foe. Autocar reports that Porsche engineers have long been frustrated by the fact that the company’s iconic flat-six engine cannot be extended […]

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Well, are ya… punk? As part of its “why does Ferrari get all of the €250,000-€750,000 fun” fit of pique, Porsche says its considering a flat-eight engined beast to take on the Italian foe. Autocar reports that Porsche engineers have long been frustrated by the fact that the company’s iconic flat-six engine cannot be extended […]

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Live From Pebble Beach: The Show Goes On http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/live-from-pebble-beach-the-show-goes-on/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/live-from-pebble-beach-the-show-goes-on/#comments Fri, 19 Aug 2011 21:38:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=408095 In the interests of timeliness, we’ve been posting press shots of the latest unveils from Pebble Beach as they happen, but our man on the ground, Alex Dykes, is updating us with his own photos and commentary as well. In his latest update: live shots of the Cadillac Ciel, a 1931 ‘llac, the last of […]

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In the interests of timeliness, we’ve been posting press shots of the latest unveils from Pebble Beach as they happen, but our man on the ground, Alex Dykes, is updating us with his own photos and commentary as well. In his latest update: live shots of the Cadillac Ciel, a 1931 ‘llac, the last of […]

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The American Mercedes http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/the-american-mercedes/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/the-american-mercedes/#comments Tue, 16 Aug 2011 20:16:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=407338 No, I’m not talking about the cars and SUVs that Mercedes assembles in Alabama. Yesterday, Jack Baruth told us about the relationship between the American Steinway and German Daimler companies and the cars that Steinway started assembling under license from Mercedes in 1905.  When I read Jack’s article I remembered that I had something in […]

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No, I’m not talking about the cars and SUVs that Mercedes assembles in Alabama. Yesterday, Jack Baruth told us about the relationship between the American Steinway and German Daimler companies and the cars that Steinway started assembling under license from Mercedes in 1905.  When I read Jack’s article I remembered that I had something in […]

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VW’s Secret Weapon: Heritage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/vws-secret-weapon-heritage/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/vws-secret-weapon-heritage/#comments Sat, 13 Aug 2011 16:44:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=407060 With the world’s established automakers facing increased competition from ascendant Korean car brands, and with even more competition from Chinese automakers just over the horizon, the key to continued success is leveraging every single advantage that’s been accumulated in the past. Traditionally those advantages have been technical, whether in engine technology, suspension set-up know-how, or […]

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With the world’s established automakers facing increased competition from ascendant Korean car brands, and with even more competition from Chinese automakers just over the horizon, the key to continued success is leveraging every single advantage that’s been accumulated in the past. Traditionally those advantages have been technical, whether in engine technology, suspension set-up know-how, or […]

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Trekka: Skoda Meets Land Rover In New Zealand http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/trekka-skoda-meets-land-rover-in-new-zealand/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/trekka-skoda-meets-land-rover-in-new-zealand/#comments Sat, 30 Jul 2011 16:57:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=404832 Each weekend, TTAC turns its attention to some of the more obscure news and stories from around the world, taking you from Jakarta to Haiti to Monaco… and now to New Zealand. Hungarian Skoda blog stipstop.com takes us to New Zealand in 1966, when Auckland-based Motor Lines were able to adapt a Jowett Bradford-based utility […]

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Each weekend, TTAC turns its attention to some of the more obscure news and stories from around the world, taking you from Jakarta to Haiti to Monaco… and now to New Zealand. Hungarian Skoda blog stipstop.com takes us to New Zealand in 1966, when Auckland-based Motor Lines were able to adapt a Jowett Bradford-based utility […]

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“Ask Amy”: Why The Morris Minor? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/ask-amy-why-the-morris-minor/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/ask-amy-why-the-morris-minor/#comments Sat, 30 Jul 2011 16:29:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=404827 “Ask Amy” advice columnist and self-help memoir author Amy Dickinson has the late Ann Landers’ old slot on the Chicago Tribune. She also has a 1967 Morris Minor. She fell in love with the car the first time she saw one, soon after she moved to London with her then-husband, in 1986. “They are so […]

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“Ask Amy” advice columnist and self-help memoir author Amy Dickinson has the late Ann Landers’ old slot on the Chicago Tribune. She also has a 1967 Morris Minor. She fell in love with the car the first time she saw one, soon after she moved to London with her then-husband, in 1986. “They are so […]

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After A Whole Lada Production, A Russian Classic Retires http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/after-a-whole-lada-production-a-russian-classic-retires/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/after-a-whole-lada-production-a-russian-classic-retires/#comments Wed, 27 Jul 2011 17:34:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=404494   Surf over to www.lada.ru, and click on “Автомобили” (automobiles), and you’ll find four model lines: Priora, Kalina, Samara and the classic, Putin-favored 4×4. Not pictured in the lineup, but still present in a sidebar on the site, is a link for one more model: the 2107. The first 2107 (then called the 2101), was […]

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  Surf over to www.lada.ru, and click on “Автомобили” (automobiles), and you’ll find four model lines: Priora, Kalina, Samara and the classic, Putin-favored 4×4. Not pictured in the lineup, but still present in a sidebar on the site, is a link for one more model: the 2107. The first 2107 (then called the 2101), was […]

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Like Cats And Dogs: An Exploration Of Automotive Mascots & Intellectual Property http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/like-cats-and-dogs-an-exploration-of-automotive-mascots/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/like-cats-and-dogs-an-exploration-of-automotive-mascots/#comments Sun, 17 Jul 2011 15:58:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=403193 Statue in front of Changfeng’s Liebao “Leopard” Division (Photo: Changfeng) China doesn’t have the world’s best reputation for respecting intellectual property (pdf). TTAC’s own old China hand Bertel might give us an on-the-ground report that could differ with the reputation, but reputations are still what they are. We’ve seen knockoffs of MINIs and smart cars […]

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Statue in front of Changfeng’s Liebao “Leopard” Division (Photo: Changfeng) China doesn’t have the world’s best reputation for respecting intellectual property (pdf). TTAC’s own old China hand Bertel might give us an on-the-ground report that could differ with the reputation, but reputations are still what they are. We’ve seen knockoffs of MINIs and smart cars […]

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Look At What I Found!: My Continental Summer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/look-at-what-i-found-my-continental-summer/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/look-at-what-i-found-my-continental-summer/#comments Fri, 15 Jul 2011 17:08:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=398524 Photos courtesy of Cars In Depth Jack Baruth called the 1976 Cadillac Fleetwood Sixty Special Talisman that he delivered to Sajeev’s brother “majestic”. While Jack and Sajeev have been playing with a big Caddy, lately I’ve been seeing a lot of Dearborn’s favorite luxury brand and it’s given me a lot of opportunity to think […]

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Photos courtesy of Cars In Depth Jack Baruth called the 1976 Cadillac Fleetwood Sixty Special Talisman that he delivered to Sajeev’s brother “majestic”. While Jack and Sajeev have been playing with a big Caddy, lately I’ve been seeing a lot of Dearborn’s favorite luxury brand and it’s given me a lot of opportunity to think […]

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Look At What I Found!: 1956 Continental Mark II Convertible by Hess & Eisenhardt http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/look-at-what-i-found-1956-continental-mark-ii-convertible-by-hess-eisenhardt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/look-at-what-i-found-1956-continental-mark-ii-convertible-by-hess-eisenhardt/#comments Thu, 30 Jun 2011 20:17:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=400683 Photos courtesy of Cars In Depth. TTAC thanks Mr. Barry Wolk for graciously making his car available for this photo shoot. You can divide collectors into two main groups, generalists and specialists. In my taxonomy Barney Pollard and the Sultan of Brunei would be generalists and Joe Bortz would be a specialist. Some people collect […]

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Photos courtesy of Cars In Depth. TTAC thanks Mr. Barry Wolk for graciously making his car available for this photo shoot. You can divide collectors into two main groups, generalists and specialists. In my taxonomy Barney Pollard and the Sultan of Brunei would be generalists and Joe Bortz would be a specialist. Some people collect […]

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Bring Out Your Dead: HearseCon Decay-‘N-Shine 2011 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/bring-out-your-dead-hearsecon-decay-n-shine-2011/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/bring-out-your-dead-hearsecon-decay-n-shine-2011/#comments Thu, 30 Jun 2011 17:42:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=401082 Did you know that Colorado has more hearse enthusiasts than any other region in America? Neither did I, until I checked out HearseCon 2011, which took place a few miles from Chez Murilee last weekend. Hearses, ambulances, and flower cars! Coffins, goths, rodders, and— of course— Hearse Girls! I shot all my HearseCon photos in […]

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Did you know that Colorado has more hearse enthusiasts than any other region in America? Neither did I, until I checked out HearseCon 2011, which took place a few miles from Chez Murilee last weekend. Hearses, ambulances, and flower cars! Coffins, goths, rodders, and— of course— Hearse Girls! I shot all my HearseCon photos in […]

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