Find of the Day – 1988 Chevrolet Celebrity Eurosport Manual

I consider myself well versed in obscure ’80s and ’90s American cars, but here is one I did now know existed – a manual transmission 1988 Chevrolet Celebrity. Yes, you read that correct. In the 1980’s the Celebrity Eurosport could be had with a five speed manual transmission hooked up to the 2.8-liter V6 engine.Continue reading “Find of the Day – 1988 Chevrolet Celebrity Eurosport Manual”

Depeche Mode’s Love for ’50s Automobiles

Weird car twitter is an interesting place. It is a bunch of women and men spending their days fawning over 30–40-year-old cars. The more obscure the car, the better; a virtual love-in for vehicles from their youth. But weird car love did not start with twitter; it has always existed. There was this band youContinue reading “Depeche Mode’s Love for ’50s Automobiles”

Find of the Day – 1992 Lincoln Town Car

Go live your best retro car service life with this absolutely mint condition 1992 Lincoln Town Car Executive. Well, it might be a 1993 if you go by the description instead of the title. Either way, this is one shiny example – especially for a car with almost 200,000 km on the odometer. And lookContinue reading “Find of the Day – 1992 Lincoln Town Car”

Friday Fun – Your Worst Daily Driver

For Friday Fun this week, we ask a simple question: What is the Worst Daily Driver you ever owned? Not necessarily the worst car you owned or a ‘weekend toy’ that would have made a terrible commuter. No, what we want to know is what ill-suited car did you drive day-in and day-out? A vehicleContinue reading “Friday Fun – Your Worst Daily Driver”

Find of the Day – 1979 Avanti II Electric Car Conversion

Is it an Avanti II? Or is it a Nissan Leaf? The answer is yes. What we have here is a 1979 Avanti II that has been converted to a full electric vehicle thanks to a Nissan Leaf donor car. Honestly, it is more of a Nissan Leaf wearing an Avanti II body, but that’sContinue reading “Find of the Day – 1979 Avanti II Electric Car Conversion”

What is the Greatest Porsche Prototype Racer?

Few automotive manufacturers in the world have the motorsports resume of Porsche. Regardless of discipline, P cars are always competitive, if not dominant. Arguably, the brand’s greatest success has come in prototype racing – most notably at the 24 hours of Le Mans. Nineteen times Porsche has claimed the overall victory; the most of anyContinue reading “What is the Greatest Porsche Prototype Racer?”

Find of the Day – 1987 Dodge Raider

Hey, remember these? You can be excused if you don’t. The Dodge Raider was a rebadged Mitsubishi Montero sold for a few years at the end of the 1980s. It was a three-door SUV powered by a 2.6-liter four-cylinder engine. For sale here is a 1987 example that appears to have been used the wayContinue reading “Find of the Day – 1987 Dodge Raider”

Find of the Day – 1995 Ford Aerostar AWD

Once upon a time the mighty Ford Aerostar roamed the earth in massive quantities. During its lifespan, over 2,000,000 of these people movers were manufactured. Today though, they are a rare breed. But they are not all gone yet. Here is a 1995 Ford Aerostar in excellent condition, sporting a classic 90s blue and beigeContinue reading “Find of the Day – 1995 Ford Aerostar AWD”

Find of the Day – Low Mileage 1994 Grand Prix GTP

I remember as a young teenager how cool these cars looked. The recessed headlamps, the wire wheels, the overall shape – I was sold. Sadly, I couldn’t drive yet, but it didn’t stop my appreciation for these cars. And this here is epitome of the 1994 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP Coupe. Painted in Dark TealContinue reading “Find of the Day – Low Mileage 1994 Grand Prix GTP”

Find of the Day – 1996 Mitsubishi L400 Super Exceed Space Gear

The world needs more off-road vans, and thankfully, this Mitsubishi L400 Super Exceed Space Gear is here to save the day. Powered by a diesel engine, the four-by-four, right hand drive multi-passenger vehicle is lifted high off the ground and fitted with a multitude of off-road hardware, including a set of meaty BF Goodrich tires.Continue reading “Find of the Day – 1996 Mitsubishi L400 Super Exceed Space Gear”