You also have to own the ferrari of salmon and the ferrari of sardines, then *maybe* they'll invite you to buy the ferrari of tuna »
For a 5k commuter beater, I'd say Crown Vic. Durable, cheap to insure, and if you get one with a short rear-end (CVPI), surprisingly decent at highway mpg. Bonus is that anyone loitering in the left lane will GTFO your way.
Even if only because it's what I have. »
Even in '79, if this really was a home-brew GM project it would be significantly nuttier than a mail-order manifold.
See: 305 Berettas, early V8 Vega, 2-door 2004 Trailblazer on a wrecked Z06. »
Trying to remember from civics if the MI House votes are secret or public record.
Want to know who the 1 was. »
Ha, body work . Ransom Olds' sand racer had a testicle shredding drivechain under the steel pan seat. »
Can we get Mark Martin back? Please? How about the Labonte brothers? No?
Nascar used to have drivers with class. »
Figure $500 in mods, and you'll be fine. Mine has a new seat, lowering links, and I moved the front forks up in the clamps by 1-1.5". I have a 30" inseam and I can flat foot when I need to. »
Note to aspiring modders: You're either doing this 'bespoke' for someone else (suggest insisting on cash-up-front), or you're taking it to your grave. Don't do things like this and expect to sell it afterwards without taking a huge loss. »
Anyone that doesn't think this is posturing for next year's UAW contract and/or concessions from different states is braindead fear monger. »
Highly suggest someone on jalopnik proper do an article/cheat sheet on the Taft-Hartley act. There's a lot of laws at the federal level about unionization that most (even local chapter leaders) don't know, realize, or understand. »
Remember when there was a RWD/AWD STS that was smaller than the FWD DTS? Although the actual interior space in the then CTS, DTS, and STS were within spitting distance of each other?
Then you add in the fact that they looked the same, drove the same, had the same engines (for the most part), and even the same interior… »