By on May 3, 2018

Sometimes an automaker goes out on a limb and gives consumers what they say they want. Toyota attempted to appease Internet Car Enthusiasts with the GT86, though it didn’t really work. A few years before that sporty coupe debuted, the company tried to woo the traditional sedan consumer with a very special, limited-production model for the Japanese domestic market.

Presenting Origin, by Toyota.

(Read More…)

By on April 18, 2018

Yesterday, Matt Posky penned an article about the upcoming Toyota Supra, which will resurrect the sporty and historical nameplate from the slumber its had since all the way back in 1996.

I think we should spend some time today speculating on what other plans Toyota might have for their new, German-influenced sports coupe.

(Read More…)

By on October 8, 2015

1958_Chevrolet_Bel_Air_hardtop_sedan_(14986636993)

A quarter of a century can yield an amazing level of improvements to a modern day car — but this isn’t always the case.

Take for example a 1958 Chevrolet Bel Air and compare it with the 1983 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera. Even back in 1983, a 1958 Bel Air could offer the keepers among us the enduring joy of a long-term relationship. That big block Chevy V8, even in the early Reagan era, could give you a fiendish ear-to-ear grin behind the wheel. The Cutlass Ciera on the other hand was a rental car from birth with the vapid empty soul of a parts bin beater. It would take a special masochist of an owner to make that a long-term keeper.

Modern day cars have similar parallels.

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • jalop1991: Art, did you say “garbage”? https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2 019/06/10/honda-cr-v-mark-b...
  • CaddyDaddy: Here Lies the CaddyDaddy…… “chose to live by Faith and not Fear”. That would be Awesome!
  • mcs: @Art: Here’s a link to the kit: https://ev-mods.com/collection s/chevy-bolt-suspension/pro...
  • Jeff S: Lou_BC–Agree but V-6s in midsize pickups are likely to be replaced with turbo 4s as efficiency...
  • Lie2me: Bart, after re-reading the comments I fail to see where you were insulted, but imagined slights are common...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Matthew Guy
  • Timothy Cain
  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Chris Tonn
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber