Failed States is the title of a book by artist Jill Magid, and it is also the title of her 1993 Mercedes 300TE station wagon, which she had armored to B4 level protection, and exhibited last year at the Texas State Capitol:In training...Show More Summary
Reader Phil Brown shares his experiences with his Jetta Wagon Volkswagen still has the temerity to sell a compact station wagon in an American market scarfing up CUVs, and bless them for it. I should have been in the heart of the CUV market when looking for a new vehicle in 2010, but I ended […]
The updated Renault Megane range has seen the addition of a new warm- to hot-hatch variant, the GT 220. Previously offered as a limited edition five-door GT 220 station wagon, Renault has now added a five-door hatchback version alongside the wagon model as part of the standard Megane model range. The GT 220 variants are [...]
ACT Policing has charged a 41-year-old Giralang woman with driving offences following a minor collision in Kambah yesterday (July 22). About 6.10pm, a black BMW 318i sedan collided with a white Hyundai i40 station wagon, which had been stationary at a red light at the intersection of Drakeford Drive and Summerland, Kambah. No persons involved in [...]
When I was growing up in New Jersey, my siblings and I typically spent our summers crammed in the back of my grandmother’s station wagon, heading to the Jersey Shore. With blankets and coolers in tow, we would start our days at sunrise and end them at sunset.
Another in the series of key-exchange comparison tests that Lentinello organized, this time he and Robert Gross gathered five different Citroëns – a 1966 DS-21, a 1967 ID-21 station wagon, a 1973 SM coupe, a 1981 2CV Charleston, and a 1985 CX-25 – and their owners to drive them about the Connecticut countryside to experience […]
Any Liberace fans in the house? This 1976 Buick Century nine-passenger station wagon for sale on Hemmings.com might not be an actual Liberace-owned car, but did appear in an HBO movie about him. Beyond the film provenance, though, it appears to be a well-kept car inside and out, powered by a 155hp 350-cu.in. V-8 and […]
John Wayne’s 1975 Pontiac Grand Safari. Photos courtesy Mecum Auctions. John Wayne preferred Pontiac station wagons for his family-friendly daily driver, but when it came to cars, The Duke wasn’t an off-the-rack guy. Seeking enough headroom to comfortably wear his trademark cowboy hat inside his automobile, Wayne entrusted Barris Kustoms with raising the roof on […]
True, pickups were far less prevalent on the road in the Fifties, but one would expect to see at least one or two (or even a station wagon or two) in the parking lot of the Lowe’s – presumably the same hardware store chain we’re familiar with nowadays, which was founded in 1946 in North […]
Above: Astronomers have recently calculated this handy scale ratio of a baby’s size…
This summer marks two years since my impulse-buy manual Volvo wagon departed in favor of an impulse-buy Miata. I will hopefully make the same mistake again, assuming I can find a nicely maintained (for a change) manual wagon, and I don’t buy a Fiesta ST. Or perhaps, we’ll see the wagon come back into the […]
We test the latest iteration of Subie's capable and capacious station wagon on stilts.
TV station KJWP fought for five years to get permission to move from Wyoming to Delaware. It finally won the battle last year, in part by pledging to offer community affairs programming. “It looked to us like there was a dearth of locally based news coverage in Delaware,” the station’s attorney said. It appears that … Read More
A station wagon lost control on a busy highway, crossed the median and plowed head-on into a minivan, sparking a fiery crash that killed six people — including three children — in central Kentucky.
Nearly 20 years after the SUV craze got started, automakers are still churning out the oversized station wagons like the U.S. Mint prints dollar bills. BMW fans thought the world was collapsing when the X5 rolled off the assembly line in 2000, but nowadays, the Bavarian company has more SUV models than it’s ever had, with yet another on the way. Show More Summary
If you're of a certain age, station wagons may make you think of the three-row variety known for its kid- and cargo-hauling abilities, as well as towing capabilities. While there's still a three-row wagon in the market — the Mercedes-Benz...
The wagon boasts more ground clearance and all-wheel drive.
Well, summer is here so it's time for Family Vacations. So load up the station wagon, strap the dog to the roof, and apply plenty of sunscreen because today's Travel Thread is about those "cheesetastic" activities many of our Moms.....
First off, yes this 1975 Chrysler Town and Country nine-passenger station wagon for sale on Hemmings.com is an A/C car without working A/C. By now every commenter who has pointed out the multiple old cars we’ve previously highlighted that don’t have working A/C should have started their own side business repairing and recharging A/C systems […]
Jerry Seinfeld returns for a fourth season of his critically-acclaimed web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee- this time taking Sarah Jessica Parker for a spin in a 1976 Ford Country Squire station wagon and driving from Manhattan to… Watch the Season 4 Premiere of Jerry Seinfeld’s ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’ is a post by Alec Banks on Highsnobiety.