During the early 1990s, not every family needing a capacious hauler opted for a minivan or SUV. Some still followed the traditions of their forefathers and bought station wagons with faux-wood exterior panels. Here's one in a San Francisco Bay Area self-service wrecking yard. Show More Summary
We slid behind the wheel of the 2018 Dodge Durango SRT for a week and found it to be a modern hot-rod station wagon with a lift kit. The Durango's 475-horsepower Hemi V-8 belts out a thunderous roar, and the tires are so wide that they stick out from the rockers. All this, and three rows of seats to haul the kids to soccer practice. Bugatti set a...
So you want a hot-rod station wagon, but it's 2017. Options range between "few" or "none." Not anymore. The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT is here, and it's a hot-rod wagon with a lift kit that can also tow your race car—also known as the "gearhead trifecta." With a long profile, huge interior, 475-horsepower naturally aspirated Hemi V-8 under the...
It has taken a few decades, but Toyota Cressidas now show up at the big self-service wrecking yards in respectable numbers. I find these Lexus ancestors very interesting, so I shoot most of the ones I see; so far in this series, we have...Show More Summary
Stop thinking of Volvo as the maker of clunky old brown station wagons. The Volvo V90 Cross Country is stunning.
The Chrysler K-platform-based minivans debuted for the 1984 model year, marking the beginning of the end of the station wagon’s mainstream appeal in the United States; not many years later, SUVs would snare most of the potential wagon buyers who didn’t get minivans. Show More Summary
Much of higher education policy focuses on “traditional” college students—those who started college at age 18 after getting dropped off in the family station wagon or minivan, enrolled full-time, and stayed at that institution until graduation. Show More Summary
1963 Nova 400 Station Wagon (MO) – $26,000 Exterior: Red Interior: Red/Gray Transmission: Automatic Engine: V-8 Mileage: 7,303 Mileage is reflective of rebuilt. 4... The post 1963 Nova 400 Station Wagon (MO) – $26,000 appeared first on Classic Nation.
Glistening from a wash, wax and chrome polish job by sixteen-year-old me, our 1956 Rambler station wagon basks in the sun on the ramp of our garage on Walnut Avenue in Larkspur, California on a summer day in 1962. I'm sure I was paid something whenever I did this, but I actually enjoyed it; in fact, I always volunteered. Show More Summary
Aston Martin and cargo capacity are two things that rarely find their way into the same sentence. Until now. On Wednesday, Aston Martin unveiled its new Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake two-door wagon. The Shooting Brake is just one model...Show More Summary
Only 28 speedsters and 99 shooting brakes will be built.
Jacking up the ride height does it no favors, we want the normal wagon!
Cars are not allowed to drive over the covered bridge in Sheffield, Massachusetts, anymore. Part of the reason may have to do with what happened there on September 1 st, 1969, when a station wagon met a UFO. The 1969 event was not Thom Reed’s first bizarre encounter, but it was the most verifiable. Show More Summary
Our feature last month entitled "the world's most expensive station wagon" featured a Bentley Arnage station wagon upon which $900,000 had been spent and we didn't think there could be a more lavish attempt on making a prestige car more utilitarian - we were wrong. Show More Summary
I’m old enough to remember when the word “minivan” didn’t exist, when American moms drove carpools and kids to piano lessons in sedans and station wagons. Styles, tastes, and social conventions change, though. Over the decades we saw...Show More Summary
jaguar will offer a station wagon variant of its xf sedan for the first time in australia later this year, announcing the first firm details of the xf sportbrake ahead of its arrival in november. the sportbrake will be tasked with breathing...Show More Summary
We’ve always been attracted to fastback car designs – sexier than a sedan, not as clunky as a station wagon, the best of both automotive universes.... via JustLuxe.com
It turns out the station wagon isn’t dead. As a result of being bludgeoned and crushed by the weight of SUVs currently flattening the planet, it’s just mutated. It’s far easier to sell one if you don’t call it a wagon, of course, and even easier if you put a Porsche badge on it. Theoretically, […]
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Some of my greatest childhood memories are when my family and I took road trips in my parent’s station wagon. I remember how excited I was to think it was so cool to prop the seats down and make a “bed” in the back, while we embarked...Show More Summary