Post by Lisa Fogarty. An Oregon woman and her husband reportedly went to such extreme lengths not to get caught after she hit a 67-year-old man with her station wagon, that she was willing to leave the victim to die by himself on the street. Show More Summary
Vehicle Style: 5-door station wagon Price: $225,000; $244,140 as tested Engine/trans: 412kW/700Nm 4.0 litre V8 twin-turbo | 8spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 9.8l/100km | tested: Not recorded OVERVIEW Audi's RS 6 Avant is Ingolstadt's answer to the powerhouses from Munich and Stuttgart, the BMW M5 and the Mercedes-AMG E 63. Show More Summary
An Oregon hit and run ended with the driver pulling the victim off the roof of her station wagon and leaving him in the street to die.
Sweden's Teknikens Värld has a reputation for being very persnickety when it comes to auto safety testing, and its latest catch is the Mondeo Titanium Estate 2.0 TDCi 150 bhp S6 MPS (basically a station wagon variant of the Fusion).Show More Summary
So I'm driving along the other day, and I get up behind the all-new Mercedes-Benz GLA, which I'm calling the "Glaw" to rhyme with "Draw," or perhaps "Haw," as in: "Haw Haw, you bought a Mercedes-Benz that looks like a wheeled catfish!" Read more...
A giant one, but a station wagon nevertheless. What a bold move! The 2016 Audi Q7 is also 716.5 pounds lighter than its predecessor and will be available as a diesel plug-in hybrid with quattro all-wheel drive as well. Read more...
We think of Willys-Overland as building off-roaders, but the four-wheel-drive version of its boxy Station Wagon didn’t debut until 1949, more than two years after the two-wheel-drive version. The 4×4 wagon was initially powered, or perhaps underpowered, by the 63-hp Go Devil four. The 72-hp Hurricane F-head four offered a little more oomph when it […]
Volvo's new V60 station wagon amps up the power with Polestar tuning and adds data-powered apps such as Yelp and Rdio.
With a 325-horsepower engine and built-in apps, Volvo's V60 model shows that station wagons can be modern and fun.
Those station wagons loaded with Thin Mints and Samoas parked outside your local grocery store, surrounded by pint-sized, badge-bedecked business women, may soon be a thing of the past. The Girl Scouts are going digital. The post Girl Scouts Go Digital With Online and Mobile Cookie Orders appeared first on WIRED.
New developments in case of Sheila and Katherine Lyon, 12 and 10, abducted near a Maryland mall in 1975
Rail system needs more tracks and wagons; Not enough coal gets from port to power stations. India is targeting up to $1 billion of private investment by 2017
Last month Brendan McAleer found the Paris Auto Show full of awesome station wagons we will never get in the US of SUV. You'd think 10 would be enough. But no. VW unveiled the 296-hp Golf R Wagon at the LA Auto Show, even though, supposedly, it will not be available in the US. Watch this space for the outraged tears of autobloggers. Volkswagen Golf R is real [jalopnik]
A 300-horsepower station wagon? From Volkswagen? Believe it.
Despite teasing us with the Volkswagen Golf R station wagon, it’s pretty clear that we aren’t going to get it in North America. A standard Golf R costs a hair under $37,000, and nobody is going to pay that much for the wagon versionShow More Summary
My first memory as a human being is of The Last Starfighter. I was four years old, sitting in the back seat of my mom’s old station wagon at the Middletown Drive-In, and poof. My first memory is looking up at the screen and seeing Nick Castle‘s exciting and awesome sci-fi film. Show More Summary
[In America, we think of the Skyline being nothing but GT-Rs, but the name covers all kinds of models. Here's a 1970s Skyline delivery van/station wagon thing. Photo Credit: Nissan] Read more...
They are really making this movie hard to ignore.
There's no third row of seats, and you probably can't haul too much plywood in it, but this coachbuilt 1990 Mercedes 560 SEL station wagon looks excellent. A quality build with attention to the lines, price no object. Except that, I do object to that price: EUR42,000? Really? Mercedes-Benz 560 SEL KOMBI T-SHOOTING-BRAKE, EUR42,000 [?] [mobile.de via bringatrailer]
My desire for an old Toyota Tercel burns strong, perhaps even stronger after watching Toyota itself hoon the crap out of one of their '80s 4WD station wagons. Read more...