Here's a used-up example of Plymouth's Reliant-K station wagon. Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 1986 Plymouth Reliant LE Woodie Station Wagon Junkyard Gem: 1986 Plymouth Reliant LE Woodie Station Wagon originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:29:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The Toyota Sprinter Carib was sold as the Tercel Wagon in North America for the 1983 through 1987 model years, and most examples rolling out of American showrooms came with the more fuel-efficient front-wheel-drive setup. However, the...Show More Summary
The V90 is an excellent alternative to an SUV. It comes with a high price tag, but for the most part, it's worth it. A test drive could make a wagon-lover out of even the most committed wagon-hater. Americans hate station wagons. Well, most Americans. Show More Summary
Station wagons might catch some criticism for being beige transportation for boring parents, but the Volvo V90 seeks to break away from that stereotype.
A discarded example of the increasingly hard-to-find Volvo 740 wagon, spotted in a Denver self-service wrecking yard. Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 1990 Volvo 740 Station Wagon Junkyard Gem: 1990 Volvo 740 Station Wagon originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:37:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
TweetHere we go, southbound uphill on 7th Ave near Lawton (or Kirkham, one of those). Oh, Gentle Reader, I almost def. have more experience (in terms of hours, decades, miles, younameit) both riding bikes and driving cars on the Streets of San Francisco than this emo roadie, but is this such a tough sitch to […]
In the 1950s and '60s, two-tone paint schemes were a common sight on everything from family station wagons to muscle cars. According to a report by Automotive News, that trend is on its way back to the mainstream. More »
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