By on February 12, 2015

02 - 2001 Saturn L-200 Down On the Junkyard - Picture courtesy of Murilee MartinSaturn needed some new models by the late 1990s, and so GM spent a billion or so bucks to make an Americanized, plastic-bodied Opel Vectra and called it the L-Series. The L, which went through a bewildering series of model-name changes during its 2000-2005 production run, never sold very well and more or less sank without a trace. That makes it historically interesting, in sort of a run-up-to-the-bankruptcy way, much like the 2001 Pontiac Aztek Junkyard Find we saw yesterday. Yes, we’re having 21st Century Junkyard Find Week! (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • gtem: “Just awful to drive.” I’d take an 88-92 Corolla over ANY generation of Cavalier ever made,...
  • gtem: Hardly notable, Toyota’s FWD 4spd auto was widespread across their Corolla line, so a more expensive...
  • jack4x: The Corvette is already a bespoke chassis. The base engine is an updated LT1, which is exactly what it would...
  • Chris Tonn: “..we’re still waiting for a Nissan model made to look like the Datsun F-10..” Yes, we are....
  • danio3834: Bespoke mid engine chassis, fancy tech packed new powertrains. It’ll be expensive. Not to mention a...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote


  • Contributors

  • Timothy Cain, Canada
  • Matthew Guy, Canada
  • Ronnie Schreiber, United States
  • Bozi Tatarevic, United States
  • Chris Tonn, United States
  • Corey Lewis, United States
  • Mark Baruth, United States
  • Moderators

  • Adam Tonge, United States
  • Corey Lewis, United States