Tag: renault 5

By on November 30, 2017

Image: 1990 Renault 5 GT TurboAh, bygone French cars. Citroen, Peugeot, and Renault all abandoned the American market by the early 1990s, leaving behind mostly memories of poor reliability and shoddy trim on underpowered little cars. But those in the know are aware of the other side of the coin. It’s the side where France was (is?) great at producing hot hatchbacks. French style and engineering came together to compete with the founder of the breed, the Volkswagen GTI.

For those people, today is a special day. Presenting the Renault 5 GT Turbo:

(Read More…)

By on June 1, 2016

 

ford raptor. image: ford

Joe writes:

Can you explain black plastic on cars? I saw an Audi Q7 with black plastic all over the bottom, but then a Q5 doesn’t have it. Sometimes the plastic isn’t black but color coded like an Eddie Bauer Ford or something else.

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • ToolGuy: Here is the 2020 version of the 2016 ‘study’ which was behind the USA Today story which was...
  • Corey Lewis: Funny you say that, an car Twitter person just said *exactly* that to me. Don’t you just want to...
  • zerofoo: Walnut blasting your intake valves every 60,000 miles is not a big deal. Totally worth it to drive a...
  • ajla: “all dynamic advantages” Braking?
  • FreedMike: @JM: This isn’t really a station wagon, though. There IS a market for upscale wagons, as long as...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber