Mountain resorts offer more than a scenic getaway from the hustle and bustle of every day life. Decades-old work trucks fitted with a snow plow are often hidden out of sight behind businesses and taken out a handful of times a year to ensure hassle-free parking for customers.
What’s your best caption for this late-1970s press shot of a Mercedes-Benz w123?
Norev’s 1/18-scale replica of the Fiat 500 Giardiniera stands out as one of the best-detailed 500 scale models manufactured to date. The fact that they chose to reproduce a Giardiniera, the wagon variant of the 500, adds to the model’s desirability because 1/18 and similarly-sized 1/16 500 sedans have been replicated countless times over the …
Let’s travel back to the 1970s in a small East German town called Quedlinberg. What cars can you identify in the photo? What one would you most like to have in your garage?
“Puzzled, Dennis wondered how the Corvair had gotten him and Gwen all the way to…” How would you caption this 1960s press image?
We started the future classic series over a year ago in order to satisfy our own curiosity after running into a Rover 216 GTi in the Ikea parking lot. Seeing that the article was well-received, we held a Ran When Parked referendum and readers voted to keep the series around.
Contrary to popular belief, the Subaru Brat was named after an unruly teenager: The name was an acronym that stood for Bi-drive Recreational All-terrain Transporter. Based on the Leone, the Brat was commissioned by the president of Subaru’s American division who saw a market for a small, four-wheel drive pickup that was smaller and cheaper …
We rummaged through our emblem collection and pulled out a couple of transmission pieces – can you name what make and model the following emblems come from? There are several right answers for some of them. Have fun, and thanks for playing!