The Hero and the Villain

In every story ever told there is a protagonist and an antagonist. Both come in many forms; people, animals, objects, even the supernatural. Car chases are not any different. The Mustang 350 versus the Charger from Bullitt. A 1971 Pontiac Lemans four door versus a commandeered train in The French…

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The Spirit of America: AMC SX/4

The smell of plastic vinyl and bakelite baking in the summer sun. Looped brown carpet runs beneath your feet. The steering wheel in your grip is wrapped in black ‘sport’ leather. Fake wood vinyl wrap stretches across your dashboard. You turn the key and the low roar of the AMC…

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Revhead: A Disappointment

Disclaimer: This is a review about a video game. If you aren’t into video games or don’t care about them, no problem. My article about the Mid Night Club and Japan’s hidden car culture surrounding it is here. It’s a bit of a long read but…

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Reach for the Sky

Back in high school, I had a 1991 Dodge Ram 150. It was four-wheel drive with a block lift - on all 4 corners. It didn’t have an exhaust system, just a gaping hole where the Y-pipe connected behind the exhaust manifolds, the previous owner cut everything else off.…

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Craigslist Fool's Gold

Searching craigslist for cars is a big hobby amongst car enthusiasts. It gets very addicting; clicking page after page for the possibility of finding that gemstone amongst picture after picture of rust, bad paint, and “needs brakes” descriptions. Once you partake in this fun past time, you’ll begin to…

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