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BuzzPontiac Aztek Gets a New Life as a Firebird Trans Am
No, this is not a belated April Fool’s prank. Sold from 2001 to 2005, the Pontiac Aztek was a terror on the road, but for the wrong reasons. It went down in history as one of the ugliest-looking production vehicles ever made. Styling was so bad it’s unfathomable to think …
BuzzIdiot Wrecks His Modified Porsche in Deserted NYC Streets
We have a new nominee for the worst fail of the year, folks. While the streets of New York City are mostly empty due to the lockdown measures implemented by authorities to fight COVID-19, the owner of a Gemballa Mirage GT, which is an extremely rare and highly customized version …
BuzzA Bunch of Still-new Cars Come out of 30-year Confinement
As reported yesterday, car sales are freefalling due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dealer lots and showrooms are eerily quiet, and things might not get back to normal until a few more months. But that’s nothing compared to what happened to a bunch of Italian and French cars down in Argentina.
BuzzThese Vietnamese Fans Build Supercars Out of Cardboard
Supercars fascinate a lot of people, but very few can afford one. While half the planet is currently ordered to stay home to help fight the spread of the coronavirus, some are using the time to build their own exotic cars at a tiny fraction of the cost. The catch?
BuzzWhat if the 2020 Corvette Had Kept a Front-mounted Engine?
The launch of the new eighth-generation (C8) 2020 Chevrolet Corvette has been a successful one to say the least. Customers quickly filled the order books and the automotive media named it the North American Car of the Year . However, a certain number of fans were put off in varying …
BuzzOriginal Mazda RX-7, Five Other Cars Found in a River
Some older cars are not as lucky as others. When they’re not beat up or completely worn down, they’re abandoned in a barn or left to rust in a yard amid the elements. A few go straight to the crusher or end up… at the bottom of a river. That’s …
BuzzFord Econoline Turned Boat on Wheels Now Listed on eBay
A resident in the state of Georgia by the name of Mark is selling a pretty unique vehicle on eBay . The man removed the body from a 1995 Ford E-350 van and used the ladder frame to mount a 7.3-metre-long Sea Ray Cabin Cruiser boat. As you can see …
BuzzWatch: A Ride in Deserted New York City
Canada so far has not been as severely hit by the COVID-19 pandemic as other countries including even our neighbours south of the border. In the U.S., the virus has spread more quickly and the confinement measures put in place are often more drastic. New York City is perhaps the …
BuzzBehold Bugatti’s Stunning $50M Display
A single Bugatti is worth a fortune, so imagine six of them parked side by side. At its Molsheim headquarters the French luxury manufacturer showcased its entire current spectrum of performance for the first time. If you’re not too familiar with them, let’s do a quick presentation in order of …
BuzzBatmobile Morphs Into a Muscle Car for the Next Batman
After Fast and Furious 9 (May 22) and No Time to Die (pushed back to November due to coronavirus concerns), car enthusiasts will get an eyeful on the big screen with the release of The Batman in June 2021. We’re talking about the Batmobile, of course, which will be reinvented …
BuzzPair of Wienermobiles For Sale in Alberta at $12,000
The iconic Wienermobile, originally created in 1936 by the Oscar Mayer company in the U.S., is without a doubt one of the most famous advertising vehicles in the world—the very definition of a “head-turner.” A number of copies have been built over the years and some of them are still …
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