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Posts Tagged ‘Four-wheel drive’

  • Tuff Trucks Vol 1: 1980 International Scout II Terra Turbo Diesel

    Jul 26, 13 • Featured, Uncategorized1 Comment
    Tuff Trucks Vol 1: 1980 International Scout II Terra Turbo Diesel

    I’m guessing that I was around 10 yrs old when I first met an International Scout. One summer afternoon, one of my father’s friends drove in our driveway behind the wheel of a brand new Scout 80 in two-tone red with a white top. I thought that was just about the coolest truck type vehicle ...

  • What’s In Your Glovebox?

    Jun 18, 13 • Vintage Cars3 Comments
    What’s In Your Glovebox?

    If you follow our Facebook updates or have talked to me at all in the last 36 hours, you know that I bought a 1978 Chevrolet Blazer with 56,000 miles. It’s not quite as nice as it shows in the pictures, but I’m really, really happy with it. What I’ve learned, though, is that I’m ...

  • Review: 2011 GMC Sierra 2500HD Duramax Diesel Crew Cab

    Feb 4, 11 • New Cars4 Comments
    Review: 2011 GMC Sierra 2500HD Duramax Diesel Crew Cab

    I remember when I was about eight years old grabbing a butter knife out of the drawer to turn a flathead screw. My dad warned me that butter knives were for slicing butter, and that screwdrivers were for turning screws. It was an incident that always stuck with me, and while I’ve strayed from that ...

  • First Impressions: 2011 Kia Sportage EX

    Nov 3, 10 • Commuting, New Cars, News1 Comment
    First Impressions: 2011 Kia Sportage EX

        It’s been a long time since I’ve driven a Kia Sportage. Two generations, in fact. The last one I drove was probably some time around 1999 and I’ll pull no punches here: It was the single biggest pile of crap I ever drove, bar none. With the exception of its price tag, it ...