The MINI Cooper Coupe: a MINI with a nice hat

Judging from the comments I’ve seen on Autoblog, Jalopnik, and The Truth About Cars I’m one of about five people on the entire Internet that actually likes how the MINI Coupe looks. The biggest complaint is that it’s just flat out ugly. Jalopnik goes so far as to say that it’s the “most frat-boy looking … Continue reading

Guts, Glory, Meh

When I saw this commercial the other day, I wondered up until the 11 second mark who was running this commercial. Then I saw the ram head logo and all my questions were answered. Well, except for one: Why use a printing press to advertise a pickup truck? I still haven’t found an answer to … Continue reading

Better start drinkin’, cause there ain’t no hot rod Lincoln

My title is from this song: \”Hot Rod Lincoln\” by Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen. It’s an ode to a Ford Flathead powered Lincoln getting into a drag race, and a classic piece of kitsch. I love it because it’s one of the few songs about Lincoln. I’ve always been a fan of … Continue reading