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Autos archive for Jan. 1, 2010

THURSDAY, DEC. 30, 2010

“Pimp My Ride” cancelled, Xzibit broke

You know him as Xzibit. The Feds know him as Alvin Joiner; a guy who owes them nearly $1 million in delinquent Federal taxes. Joiner blames the cancellation of Pimp My Ride for his financial woes. From The Detroit News: "Xzibit no longer enjoying a...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 29, 2010

MotorSpaceNW's Holiday to Fordneyland (2)

It was eight degrees and 12:43 in the morning when we arrived at the Dearborn Inn. Just inside the lobby a giant gingerbread Ford Model T lavished with a dizzying array of treats welcomed us in from the frigid Michigan winter. Ford Candy Land. The...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 22, 2010

MotorSpaceNW's Holiday to Fordneyland (1)

Ford likes MotorSpaceNW. So much so, they invited us back to Michigan and leaked privileged information on four blue oval wonders that won't begin to hit the market until 2012. They also spent $550 million retooling their Michigan assembly plant. It took me all of...

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FRIDAY, DEC. 17, 2010


TUESDAY, NOV. 30, 2010

MONDAY, NOV. 8, 2010

THURSDAY, OCT. 21, 2010

Top Gear USA to debut November 21st (New Trailers)

That’s right kids, the American version of the UK juggernaut will premier Sunday, November 21st on The History Channel. Replacing the British power-trio of Clarkson, Hammond and May will be Adam Ferrara, an actor/comedian that starred in Rescue Me, Rutledge Wood, a race analyst best...

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TUESDAY, OCT. 19, 2010

MONDAY, OCT. 18, 2010

THURSDAY, OCT. 7, 2010


FRIDAY, SEPT. 17, 2010

FRIDAY, SEPT. 10, 2010

Beater Diaries: Brian’s 1993 Geo Metro (2)

When Brian returned from a dirty romp in central Washington to exchange a 1996 Buick Regal for his own 1993 Geo Metro, he smelt of cigarettes and deceit. Little did he know the Beater Diaries had prepared a series of probing investigative questions regarding the...

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TUESDAY, AUG. 31, 2010

Death by Twitter, fire by leaf blower

The last tweet of celebrity plastic surgeon Dr. Frank Ryan allegedly came moments before he drove his Jeep off a cliff and died. Ironically, the tweet regarded his dog, Jill, who was in the vehicle at the time of the accident and the sole survivor...

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FRIDAY, AUG. 20, 2010

TUESDAY, AUG. 17, 2010

TUESDAY, AUG. 10, 2010


TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010


Fiesta Movement Grand Finale!

No, Team Seattle did not win. Team Houston did. But before the final vote was cast the guys from the Emerald City put up several impressive missions that were perhaps too real for the mainstream Internet browser to handle. For starters, they teamed up with...

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