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Crazy Cars Deemed Too Strange for American Consumption: Part One

Crazy Cars Deemed Too Strange for American Consumption: Part One

Crazy Cars As you fine readers will come to find out, I have strange tastes in vehicles. I like crazy cars that sometimes don’t make a ton of sense to other people. This has led me to find some odd balls over the years in the US and had me yearning for all the strange […]

The Geo Metro Makes a Comeback as...a Bugatti Veyron!?

The Geo Metro Makes a Comeback as…a Bugatti Veyron!?

While many kit car companies pride themselves on things like building a cheap car to look as indistinguishably close to a Lamborghini as possible, new car design company SF Carz (the “z” at the end makes them legit) decided to take one of the slowest cars in the world and make it look like one […]

Final American-Bound Suzuki Cars to be Shipped January

Final American-Bound Suzuki Cars to be Shipped January

Announcing their bankruptcy restructuring and ceasing of automobile sales in November, American Suzuki Motor Corporation is entering its 50th year of operations in a humble position. Despite the selling the Suzuki SX4 (one of the most affordable all-wheel drive vehicles available in the United States) and the Kizashi sedan, the automotive division simply had to […]

Suzuki is Saying Sayonara to US Auto Market

Suzuki is Saying Sayonara to US Auto Market

Over the past several years, the United States auto industry contained the financial troubles for two of three major domestic brands. While the feat of General Motors and Chrysler Group has been stabilized to the point of prosperity, the country’s auto market will not escape completely intact after 2012. After over 27 years selling vehicles […]

2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Ultimate Adventure Edition Review

2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Ultimate Adventure Edition Review

While most small crossover vehicles have moved in the direction of a more car-like suspension, Suzuki has chosen to keep the 2012 Grand Vitara with a truck-based architecture and off-road capabilities. While it lacks the styling and sophistication of most of the competition, it does stack up well against competitors like the Jeep Patriot. But […]

2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Review - Ultimate Adventure Edition

2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Review – Ultimate Adventure Edition

When I first found out my next test vehicle was a 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara Ultimate Adventure Edition, I have to admit that my pulse did not quicken.  With a chassis and a powertrain that are a little long in the tooth, and with some seriously stiff competition that recently entered the market, it was […]

The Boring Bunch of Vehicles in 2012

The Boring Bunch of Vehicles in 2012

  A popular 1980s song by Huey Lewis and the News identified how it’s “Hip to be Square”. This is not the case in the 2012 auto marketplace. Modern auto industry is going to expensive lengths to break any impression their vehicles could be interpreted as garden variety. Recent auto shows, vehicle styling, new powertrain […]

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2012 Automotive Super Bowl XLVI Commercials

Every year, many people’s favorite part of the Super Bowl are the commercials. Year after year, it seems like more and more automotive-related commercials are being aired. For 2012, the Super Bowl XLVI didn’t disappoint, with a range of funny car commercials. Check them all out below: (if the videos fail to load at first, […]