Word comes this week that the original tour-bus for Boston-based ’70s rockers Aerosmith turned up in western Massachusetts, on an episode of American Pickers. But Aerosmith didn’t have a lock on cool tour vehicles.
My friend Sajeev Mehta writes for The Truth About Cars. One of his readers has a problem with his usage of “engine” vs. “motor” in his writing. Is he correct?
Vans are still a thing in certain pockets of the automotive hobby, but if you want to see the real thing, you need to roll back the clock to the mid-1970s, when the custom van craze really hit its stride.
It’s time to honor the Old Man, so we wanted to find out from you: What did your Dad drive when you were a kid?
Father’s Day is just a few days away, so we wanted to take a look at some of the greatest car dads from TV and movies. Like your own actual old man, some of these dads can be the best, and some can be rather trying, but their taste in cars is beyond reproach.
Summer is vacation time, and in America, that means driving by car. You can pinpoint almost the exact date when Americans started to take to the highway on vacation.
Sometimes, when you’re circling that rat maze known as the 1970s-era parking structure at the airport, you wonder what it might be like to just head straight for the wall. The driver of this later model Ford E-350 shuttle van found out at Miami International Airport.
It’s Memorial Day Weekend, the unofficial kickoff of summer. You’ve got a lot of places to go this summer, and some hot food would be nice, right? We cooked this recipe for Coconut Lime Shrimp Ala Buick and Curried Potatoes in half an hour under the hood.
Crossover utility vehicles are apparently the wave of the future, pushing sedans right off the map. But this Pontiac “Sunburn” owner incorporated everything we like about cars — and specifically Pontiacs — into his creation.