There are few cars that represent middle-class suburbia better than a midsize Volvo station wagon. For decades, the boxy Swedish wagons have offered dependable, no-frills transportation for the masses. But while it's more mundane siblings...Show More Summary
From RiotACT reader Johanna this week comes a story that reinforces that old belief; that if you look confident enough and act like you know what you’re doing, you can get away with just about anything. At around 8.30am last Thursday morning, a Caucasian man believed to be in his late 40s/early 50s walked into […]
Sure, the ultimate cliché of a surf vehicle has always been mom’s old Volvo station wagon, but honestly, how far off-road could that thing get you? For a tailored trip beyond the car-park, you need a vehicle that you can camp in. Or,...Show More Summary
From the seller’s description: 1985 Ford LTD Crown Victoria Station Wagon Unbelievable Survivor with 47K miles After 63 years of buying and selling great motorcars throughout the world, including new and pre owned Rolls Royce and Bentley’s, I still get excited when I come across an exceptional and original survivor. This 1985 Ford LTD Crown […]
It seems the love of wagons is still strong at Jaguar, with the British brand confirming it will add an XF Sportbrake wagon to its ranks soon. The new station wagon variant of the Jaguar XF will bring extra practicality, but there’s an argument that the F-Pace sort of had that part of the market […]
Built to compete with the Audi Allroad, the E-Class All Terrain follows a simple formula -- take a station wagon and hoist it toward the sky.
Volvo introduced a rugged Cross Country version of its new V90 station wagon on Thursday. The V90 Cross Country is the latest in a line of off-road Volvo wagons that first debuted two decades ago. "The V90 Cross Country takes the elegance...Show More Summary
If you’re anything like me, the appeal of a station wagon far outweighs the proposition on offer from most SUVs. That’s where the 2017 Audi A4 Allroad comes into play. Sitting higher than an A4 Avant (by some 34mm), but lower than a Q5 (by 27mm), it’s the perfect middle ground between wagon practicality and […]
The underwear boosts testosterone, which Opel thinks will boost wagon sales. Continue reading Opel tries to sell more station wagons with free underwear Opel tries to sell more station wagons with free underwear originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
As an automotive journalist, I’m bound by blood oath to promote the manual transmission and station wagon, preferably together. And I acknowledge that arguments made in support of three-pedals and D pillars are often more emotional than practical. Show More Summary
When it comes to cars and driving, each of us dream differently. For some, bliss is a winding mountain road and an agile sports car, while for others it’s a plush, family-sized station wagon and a stretch of open road. For those who like to compete, it may involve a drag strip and something V-8 […]
There was nothing remotely luxurious about sport-utility vehicles when they first appeared in America a generation ago. They were outdoorsy machines designed for people who would break a station wagon and needed something less bare-bones than a surplus Jeep or a serious expedition vehicle from Toyota or Land Rover. Show More Summary
Two of our country's biggest issues, racism and climate change, have collided on a North Dakota reservation. This week, I loaded up my station wagon with water and supplies and drove down for a look at a historic demonstration that could shape the national dialogue going forward.
From the seller’s description: For sale is a wonderful example of a classic and now highly collectable Mercedes-Benz W123 Wagon. This is an extremely rare and coveted 1983 230TE Manual Transmission car. This is a European Model that was legally imported last year. Only 38,605 documented miles since new. The European metric speedometer/odometer was changed […]
You obviously need to strap down the luggage you put on the roof of your car, but as this crash test footage from Switzerland’s Dynamic Test Center shows, you might also want to strap down the bags in the back of your station wagon. In an impact, pieces of luggage becomes flying missiles targeted at the vehicle’s passengers. Read more...
Throw the kids into the backseat of the station wagon because it’s time for a theme-park vacation. Fallout 4’s last expansion, Nuka-World, is out now, and I’m taking a look at what it has to offer. This add-on introduces the Nuka Cola-themed adventure park, and it gives players the chance to take it over as […]
You should see and experience the CXperience. Continue reading Citroen created a station wagon concept with sound bubbles Citroen created a station wagon concept with sound bubbles originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:17:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Peek inside 10 Andrea Zittel-designed wagon stations Artists and creative-types looking for a getaway from urban life: check out these tiny sleeping pods set in a remote campsite in southern California. Designed by American artist Andrea...Show More Summary
1955 Chrysler New Yorker DeLuxe Town and Country station wagon for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller’s description: Though production numbers seem to vary, most would agree that just over 1,000 of these grand station wagons were manufactured–about 1,036. How many have actually survived is anyone’s guess, some believe only a handful; perhaps less than […]
In this week’s edition of the Forza Horizon 3 Garage, Microsoft is announcing new cars which includes the 1972 Reliant Supervan III, 1946 Ford Super Deluxe Station Wagon, 2015 Alumi Craft Class 10 Race Car and more. Also, this is the final 65 cars for Forza Horizon 3 they are announcing before launch. Leading the way […]