Tag: Editorials

QOTD: The Right Stuff at the Right Time?

In our question of the day post last Wednesday, we asked you to submit the vehicles that left you wondering what the manufacturers behind them were thinking. Today, we’ll take the opposite tack and focus our attention on the automotive products which came along at exactly the right time. My selection today was an example […]

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Rare Rides: The 1988 Merkur Scorpio, a Luxury Liftback for Nobody

<img data-attachment-id="1697448" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1.jpg" data-orig-size="640,480" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1988 Merkur Scorpio" data-image-description=" http://classiccardb.com/other-makes/121926-rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1697448 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/rare-merkur-scorpio-low-low-miles-1.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Rare Rides broached the subject of Merkur in the past with a very clean XR4Ti. Today we have a look […]

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We’ll Have to Build a Ton of EV Charging Points If Electrification Is Going to Work

<img data-attachment-id="1690674" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="ev charging only electric vehicle charging charging station parking space" data-image-description=" JL IMAGES/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1690674″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/shutterstock_1517496899.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> If you hop around this country on a semi-regular […]

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Rare Rides: A Panhard PL 17 Tigre Cabriolet From 1963

<img data-attachment-id="1697464" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788.jpg" data-orig-size="1184,672" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1963 Panhard PL 17" data-image-description=" https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1171236 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-450×255.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-610×346.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1697464 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-610×346.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”346″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-610×346.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-75×43.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-450×255.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-768×436.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788-120×68.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/12290788.jpg 1184w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Rare Rides introduced the Panhard brand to the series a while back, showcasing the little 24. The […]

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Where Your Author Selects an Outback Replacement, but Asks: New or Used?

Recently I reached out to you, dear readers, for some suggestions on replacing a 2012 Subaru Outback. The wagon has occupied my driveway for the past two years, but, for reasons outlined previously, it’s time for it to go. My initial idea for a replacement was a Kia Niro, but that didn’t seem like it was […]

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Rare Rides: The Very Rare 1981 Porsche 924 Carrera GTR

<img data-attachment-id="1696174" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4.jpg" data-orig-size="533,400" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1981 Porsche 924 Carrera GTS" data-image-description=" https://www.lamborghinihouston.com/used-Houston-1981-Porsche-924+Carrera+GTR-1+of+17-0WP0ZZZ932BS72010?fbclid=IwAR2zAJL94cjg02i_X3bn_lMMQJmyfa0hc38ScARO11-ZPjdBkJTJUkGEPyQ ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1696174″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4.jpg” alt width=”590″ height=”443″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4.jpg 533w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/4-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 590px) 100vw, 590px”> TTAC’s own Sajeev Mehta gets the credit for discovering today’s Rare Ride. It’s the most special version of the Porsche 924, […]

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QOTD: Wondering What They Were Thinking?

<img data-attachment-id="1570922" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640.jpg" data-orig-size="640,360" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2008 Ford Expedition Funkmaster Flex Edition" data-image-description=" Image via eBay. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1570922 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-610×343.jpg” alt=”Image: Ford Expedition Funkmaster Flex Edition” width=”610″ height=”343″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-610×343.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-450×253.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640-120×68.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/ng_640.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Bad product decisions cost auto manufacturers money, yet history provides […]

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Rare Rides: The Very Special 1978 Buick Riviera 75th Anniversary Edition

<img data-attachment-id="1696196" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,1066" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1978 Buick Riviera Anniversary Edition" data-image-description=" https://www.ebay.com/itm/1978-Buick-Riviera-Anniversary/133220481994?hash=item1f048f3bca%3Ag%3AXbkAAOSwCRhdt1K1&vxp=mtr&fbclid=IwAR2Hrq0fHfSL1qgxwcGVXSAKsuDu4sAMG_DF9LjrLG5l2gAxc276MgVSo54 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1696196 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600.jpg 1600w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Riviera. The mere mention of the name brings to mind visions of luxury. Perhaps of a […]

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States Begin Dealing With Driving Data, Right-to-Repair Laws

<img data-attachment-id="1695672" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="vehicle diagnostics repair auto repair laptop" data-image-description=" CAT SCAPE/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1695672″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> In reading this website, you’ve no doubt come across paranoid rants about automotive […]

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Rare Rides: An Air-cooled Berkeley Twosome From 1959

<img data-attachment-id="1693402" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2.jpg" data-orig-size="2000,1100" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"10","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 70D","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1406259407","copyright":"","focal_length":"35","iso":"2000","shutter_speed":"0.008","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="1959 Berkeley Twosome" data-image-description=" Berkeley SE492 Roadster ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-450×248.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-610×336.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1693402 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-610×336.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”336″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-610×336.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-75×41.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-450×248.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-768×422.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/BER-001-2-120×66.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Today’s Rare Ride comes from one of those little European brands you’ve never heard of. […]

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Rare Rides: A 1972 DAF 66 Two-Door Wagon, Small and Not Quite a Volvo

Today’s Rare Ride is from an automaker headquartered in the Netherlands which faded away long ago. It’s a little DAF 66, from 1972. <img data-attachment-id="1693384" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730.jpg" data-orig-size="899,721" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="1972 DAF 66" data-image-description=" https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1161191 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-436×350.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-610×489.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1693384″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-610×489.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”489″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-610×489.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-75×60.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-436×350.jpg 436w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-768×616.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/12153730-120×96.jpg 120w, […]

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QOTD: Automotive Face Lifts Gone Wrong?

<img data-attachment-id="1694350" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3.jpg" data-orig-size="640,480" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1999 Range Rover" data-image-description=" lr ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1694350 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/U9LAGEB3.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Face lifts are a tricky balancing act when it comes to automobiles. A well-done lift can enhance looks while […]

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Rare Rides: A 2017 Gillet Vertigo – The Best a Man Can Get?

<img data-attachment-id="1693360" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1.jpg" data-orig-size="640,480" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2017 Gillet Vertigo" data-image-description=" https://www.autoscout24.com/offers/gillet-others-vertigo-5-spirit-25e-anniversaire-mod-prestige-gasoline-black-0cc9c567-c1f0-a152-e053-e250040a76b2?cldtidx=1&fbclid=IwAR1qNS3JfNnJKkQO2rz3GyIRdp70EaG45XOPmkX-vtgyNqUbHc7r9N6MRoE ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1693360 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/640×480-1.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>In what may be a Rare Rides first, today’s featured coupe is sporty, aggressive, and completely off the map. Don’t […]

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Rare Rides: The Lancia Beta HPE, a Reliable Shooting Brake Dream From 1977

<img data-attachment-id="1693340" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1.jpg" data-orig-size="600,450" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1977 Lancia Beta HPE" data-image-description=" https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/498009510763566/?refid=7&_ft_=qid.6748902418945922632%3Amf_story_key.-9218407812069486187%3Agroup_id.451664711701419%3Atop_level_post_id.1203639539837262%3Acontent_owner_id_new.1839467735%3Aoriginal_content_id.2262614557169994%3Aoriginal_content_owner_id.1151514629%3Asrc.22%3Aphoto_id.10219595267929561%3Astory_location.5%3Astory_attachment_style.native_templates%3Aview_time.1571351294%3Afilter.h_nor&__tn__=*s-R ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1693340 size-full” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1.jpg” alt width=”600″ height=”450″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1.jpg 600w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/70116782_10219671759321798_6646908863511527424_n-1-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 600px) 100vw, 600px”> Imagine you desire the sporting characteristics of a coupe, with the practicality of something larger like a sedan. Now imagine […]

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Opinion: A Mustang-inspired EV Spells an End to the Traditional Mustang

You see, it seems to yours truly that Ford’s attempting to conjure an electric Mustang lineage out of thin air. A four-door body style that’s CUV in nature (sales hotness), is likely all-wheel drive, and which utilizes an all-electric drivetrain. Now why would they do such a thing? Does that sound like any Mustang to you? No. […]

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Rare Rides: A Lancia Delta HF Integrale From 1990 (Part II)

<img data-attachment-id="1693874" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,800" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1990 Lancia Delta HF Integralie" data-image-description=" https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/dealer/lancia/delta/2118311.html?fbclid=IwAR37Ww3UcKRjMQ2etu3GNKcrNpogyiyj4qilLuNUeQM7xYFRAH2K-aBdBSo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1693874 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952148-770-0@2X.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>We began our story of the Lancia Delta with its conception and birth. Taking its place […]

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Rare Rides: A Lancia Delta HF Integrale From 1990 (Part I)

<img data-attachment-id="1693896" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,800" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1990 Lancia Delta HF Integralie" data-image-description=" https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/dealer/lancia/delta/2118311.html?fbclid=IwAR37Ww3UcKRjMQ2etu3GNKcrNpogyiyj4qilLuNUeQM7xYFRAH2K-aBdBSo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1693896 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/62952149-770-0@2X.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Lancia is one of the company’s final unique product offerings. In the finest tradition of creating a […]

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QOTD: Terrible Nineties Sports Car Design From Japan?

<img data-attachment-id="1539889" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1956" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Wieck","camera":"","caption":"1997 Acura 3.0CL.","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"\u00a9 2005 American Honda Motor Co., Inc.","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"1997 Acura 3.0CL","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="1997 Acura 3.0CL" data-image-description=" http://hondanews.com/acura-automobiles/photos?query=CL&page=1 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-450×293.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-610×398.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1539889 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-610×398.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”398″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-610×398.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-75×49.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-450×293.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-768×501.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/97_cl_05-120×78.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today marks the final entry in our Question of the […]

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Motoring Journalist Prosecuted for Speeding in Video

<img data-attachment-id="1693664" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,664" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="car camera go pro dash cam" data-image-description=" ffly/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1693664″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-768×510.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_397878454.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The UK’s Derbyshire Constabulary celebrated a major victory this week. The triumph of justice […]

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Rare Rides: A Panhard 24 From 1964 – Parental Problems

<img data-attachment-id="1693314" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,900" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1964 Panhard 24" data-image-description=" https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1134515 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1693314 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/11791025.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Rare Rides is partial to the unique motoring opportunities offered by French manufacturers. Among many Citroëns featured here, […]

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Rare Rides: The 1954 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe – Supreme Elegance (Part I)

<img data-attachment-id="1692388" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315.jpg" data-orig-size="1044,696" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1954 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Coupe" data-image-description=" https://www.thiesen-automobile.com/angebot_detailansicht34215.html?f=new ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1692388 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/a_21315.jpg 1044w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Talbot’s history was a difficult one, fraught with adversity. Yet during the company’s earlier iterations it […]

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Tapping Into Technology: Congress Considers Terrifying New Solutions for Drunk Driving

<img data-attachment-id="1692706" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="breathalyzer" data-image-description=" Zstock/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1692706″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/shutterstock_132918122.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-NM) and Rick Scott (R-FL) plan to introduce new legislation forcing automakers to install hardware that […]

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Rare Rides: A Ford Probe From 1991 – the Mustang Replacement

<img data-attachment-id="1692240" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900.jpg" data-orig-size="800,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1991 Ford Probe" data-image-description=" https://phoenix.craigslist.org/nph/ctd/d/phoenix-ford-probe-lx-v6-low-77k-miles/6996383878.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1692240 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/01515_860zyNGDEXm_1200x900.jpg 800w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Probe is a significant name in the history of Rare Rides, as the series started off in early […]

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