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  • 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 ...

  • Photos: Hot Wheels Camaro, 2014 Silverado

    Jun 28, 13 • New Cars6 Comments
    Photos: Hot Wheels Camaro, 2014 Silverado

    Just a quick post from an event I went to last night. Chevrolet came to New England with some very cool stuff last night, including the Hot Wheels Camaro, and the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado, which I think I might be in love with...

  • Killing the Ranger: Behind the Bullshit

    Sep 20, 10 • New Cars4 Comments
    Killing the Ranger: Behind the Bullshit

    Here’s the official word from AutoBlog.com this morning on Ford’s decision to kill off the Ranger in the United States. Let me warn you, if you ever enjoyed the compact pickup market, prepare to be enraged: US-Spec Ranger to End Production In case you’re too lazy to read the entire story, I’ll summarize: Ford is ...

  • Corrosion Recalls: Rust Never Sleeps

    Corrosion Recalls: Rust Never Sleeps

    I just saw a news item regarding NHTSA’s probe regarding corroding fuel tank straps in Ford F-150s. Apparently, out of the 300 gagillion F-150s the manufacturer built between 1996 and 2001, 28 of them had fuel tank straps that rusted away and dropped the fuel tank on the ground. Twenty-eight trucks. Now I can certainly ...