The Truth About Cars » Turbo Era http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 20:14:50 +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 » Turbo Era http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Junkyard Find: 1984 Mitsubishi Starion LE http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-1984-mitsubishi-starion-le/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-1984-mitsubishi-starion-le/#comments Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1197809 Many of us laugh at the Starion now, but it was considered genuinely badass by me and my high-school peers back in 1983 or 1984. It looked fast and mean and had the magical-in-the-1980s word “TURBO” on every possible surface. Of course, it was also a flaky, breakdown-prone money pit, but it took a few […]

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Many of us laugh at the Starion now, but it was considered genuinely badass by me and my high-school peers back in 1983 or 1984. It looked fast and mean and had the magical-in-the-1980s word “TURBO” on every possible surface. Of course, it was also a flaky, breakdown-prone money pit, but it took a few […]

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Junkyard Find: 1990 Dodge Daytona Turbo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/junkyard-find-1990-dodge-daytona-turbo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/junkyard-find-1990-dodge-daytona-turbo/#comments Thu, 09 Aug 2012 13:00:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=456037 We’ll continue on our Turbo Era junkyard tour, which kicked off yesterday with a 50th Anniversary Edition Nissan 300ZX Turbo, with one of the many Chrysler K-platform-based products to benefit from Turbo Era technology: this 1990 Dodge Daytona Turbo. One of the most important features during the Turbo Era (which ran from 1984 through 1992) […]

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We’ll continue on our Turbo Era junkyard tour, which kicked off yesterday with a 50th Anniversary Edition Nissan 300ZX Turbo, with one of the many Chrysler K-platform-based products to benefit from Turbo Era technology: this 1990 Dodge Daytona Turbo. One of the most important features during the Turbo Era (which ran from 1984 through 1992) […]

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Junkyard Find: 1984 Nissan 300ZX Turbo 50th Anniversary Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/junkyard-find-1984-nissan-300zx-turbo-50th-anniversary-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/junkyard-find-1984-nissan-300zx-turbo-50th-anniversary-edition/#comments Wed, 08 Aug 2012 13:00:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=455841 After the Malaise Era of 1973 through 1983, we had the Turbo Era. I’m going to say the Turbo Era lasted from 1984 through about 1992, and it was followed by the Everybody Finally Has Electronic Fuel Injection And It’s About Damn Time Era. The real star of the Turbo Era was, of course, the […]

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After the Malaise Era of 1973 through 1983, we had the Turbo Era. I’m going to say the Turbo Era lasted from 1984 through about 1992, and it was followed by the Everybody Finally Has Electronic Fuel Injection And It’s About Damn Time Era. The real star of the Turbo Era was, of course, the […]

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