Tag: Question of the Day

QOTD: Level-set for the C8 Vette?

<img data-attachment-id="1684916" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road.jpg" data-orig-size="1920,1080" 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="2020 Chevrolet Corvette stingray road" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1684916 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-610×343.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”343″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-610×343.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-450×253.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-768×432.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2020-Chevrolet-Corvette-stingray-road-120×68.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Between 1953 and a few weeks ago, the Chevrolet Corvette stuck to a very specific formula: Engine at […]

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QOTD: Is Your Destination… Isolation?

<img data-attachment-id="1575329" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara.jpg" data-orig-size="1400,933" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4.5","credit":"A.J. Mueller","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark II","caption":"2017 Jeep\u00ae Wrangler Unlimited Sahara","created_timestamp":"1309986129","copyright":"","focal_length":"25","iso":"160","shutter_speed":"0.04","title":"2017 Jeep\u00ae Wrangler Unlimited Sahara","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2017 Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited Sahara" data-image-description=" Image: Jeep ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1575329 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-610×407.jpg” alt=”2017 Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited Sahara – Image: Jeep” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-Jeep-Wrangler-Unlimited-Sahara-120×80.jpg 120w, […]

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QOTD: Witness to Auction Shenanigans?

<img data-attachment-id="1457970" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport.jpg" data-orig-size="712,531" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1479857149","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1991 Pontiac Trans Sport" data-image-description=" Images: RM Auctions, Inc. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-450×336.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-610×455.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1457970 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-610×455.jpg” alt=”1991 Pontiac Trans Sport, Images: RM Auctions, Inc.” width=”610″ height=”455″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-610×455.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-450×336.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport-120×89.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/1991-Pontiac-Trans-Sport.jpg 712w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Over the weekend at Monterey, RM Sotheby’s executed […]

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QOTD: Carrying Neurotic Baggage in That Trunk?

<img data-attachment-id="1576921" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25.jpg" data-orig-size="1632,1224" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.2","credit":"","camera":"iPhone 6","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1491051455","copyright":"","focal_length":"4.15","iso":"32","shutter_speed":"0.00027800945232138","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2017 Toyota Camry rear" data-image-description=" Image: © 2017 Sajeev Mehta/The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1576921 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-610×458.jpg” alt=”2017 Toyota Camry rear, Image: © 2017 Sajeev Mehta/The Truth About Cars” width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/25-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, […]

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QOTD: Thinking Small Again?

<img data-attachment-id="1594126" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,961" 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="2018 Ford Europe Fiesta range" data-image-description=" Image: Ford ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1594126 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-610×458.jpg” alt=”2018 Ford Europe Fiesta range – Image: Ford” width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-768×577.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Ford-of-Europe-Fiesta-range.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> If the global economy were weather, yesterday […]

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QOTD: Automotive Cooperation Done Right?

<img data-attachment-id="1684736" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,682" 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="1992 Geo Prizm" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1684736 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/90125021990214.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>In last Wednesday’s QOTD post we covered all the worst examples of automotive collaboration. Commenters racked up the examples, […]

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QOTD: Maintaining a Low Profile?

<img data-attachment-id="1493129" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/2017-Toyota-Corolla-XSE-interior-2-e1565698525285.jpg" data-orig-size="2200,1220" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"3.5","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D5000","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1484233617","copyright":"","focal_length":"18","iso":"800","shutter_speed":"0.016666666666667","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2017-toyota-corolla-xse-interior-2" data-image-description=" Image: © Timothy Cain/The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/2017-Toyota-Corolla-XSE-interior-2-450×250.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/2017-Toyota-Corolla-XSE-interior-2-610×338.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1493129 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/2017-Toyota-Corolla-XSE-interior-2-610×338.jpg” alt=”2017 Toyota Corolla XSE interior – Image: © Timothy Cain/The Truth About Cars” width=”610″ height=”338″> Cars, like their drivers, often fly so far below the radar that they may as well […]

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QOTD: The Worst Part of Growing Up?

<img data-attachment-id="1683592" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior.jpg" data-orig-size="6000,4000" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"5","credit":"Chris Tonn","camera":"NIKON D7100","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1561025155","copyright":"\u00a9 Chris Tonn christonn.com","focal_length":"18","iso":"500","shutter_speed":"0.025","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Mazda Mazda3 interior" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Chris Tonn ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1683592 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-610×407.jpg” alt=”2019 Mazda Mazda3 interior” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-Mazda-Mazda3-interior-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The headline refers to the automobile […]

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QOTD: Returning to the Flock?

<img data-attachment-id="1577681" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM.png" data-orig-size="1263,628" 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="EcoBoost Mustang Burnout" data-image-description=" Image: Ford Motor Co. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-450×224.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-610×303.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1577681 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-610×303.png” alt=”EcoBoost Mustang Burnout, Ford Motor Co.” width=”610″ height=”303″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-610×303.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-75×37.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-450×224.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-768×382.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM-120×60.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Screen-Shot-2017-06-30-at-10.25.11-AM.png 1263w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Have you ever strayed? Fallen off the well-trodden path […]

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QOTD: The Worst Examples of Automotive Cooperation?

<img data-attachment-id="1683868" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15.jpg" data-orig-size="2048,1536" 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="SAAB-9-2X" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1683868 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Automakers are keen to pursue partnerships with one another when it means saving money via economies of scale, or when it supports […]

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QOTD: Ready to Share Your Ride?

<img data-attachment-id="1675168" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source.jpg" data-orig-size="2000,1333" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"6.3","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark IV","caption":"The all-new high tech 2020 Nissan Versa features Nissan Safety Shield 360 and a new design with lower, wider and longer exterior dimensions.","created_timestamp":"1554911186","copyright":"","focal_length":"65","iso":"200","shutter_speed":"0.0025","title":"2020 Nissan Versa","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020 Nissan Versa youngster sex appeal" data-image-description=" Nissan ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1675168 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2020-Versa-FULL-0685_edit-source-610×407.jpg 610w, […]

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QOTD: Your Most Fun Summer Wheels?

<img data-attachment-id="1639720" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/59-1982-Chrysler-LeBaron-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,900" 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="1982 Chrysler LeBaron in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view" data-image-description=" 1982 Chrysler LeBaron in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – ©2018 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/59-1982-Chrysler-LeBaron-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/59-1982-Chrysler-LeBaron-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1639720 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/59-1982-Chrysler-LeBaron-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”1982 Chrysler LeBaron in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – […]

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QOTD: Alternative History of Avoiding Disastrous Consequences?

<img data-attachment-id="1683220" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14.jpg" data-orig-size="2048,1536" 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="1989 Saab 900 Turbo Cabriolet" data-image-description=" saab ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1683220 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/autowp.ru_saab_900_turbo_convertible_14-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Last week we played a round of Armchair Alternative History where we discussed missed opportunities in the automotive […]

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QOTD: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Nissan?

The news of Nissan’s recent financial trouble brought attention right where it needs to be: on lackluster product. In our most recent reporting regarding Nissan’s sales woes, I was asked in the comments whether I had any ideas for improvement. Well that got me thinking (and worked up), and it turns out I do have ideas, […]

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QOTD: Alternative History of Missed Automotive Opportunities?

<img data-attachment-id="1628464" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars.jpg" data-orig-size="1920,1080" 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 Acura Legend Coupe" data-image-description=" Acura ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1628464 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-610×343.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”343″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-610×343.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-450×253.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-768×432.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/1988-acura-legend-coupe-wallpapers-hd-images-wsupercars-120×68.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Today marks the first entry into a two-part Question of the Day series where we’ll step back in […]

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QOTD: Trucking Awful Nineties Design From Asia?

<img data-attachment-id="1681740" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,682" 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="1994 Mazda B Series" data-image-description=" Mazda ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1681740 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/oferta-parabrisas-mazda-b2200-1987-1997-D_NQ_NP_834405-MLV29475100215_022019-F.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Today’s QOTD marks the last post in the Nineties design discussion on which we embarked in […]

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QOTD: Bittersweet Beetle?

<img data-attachment-id="1669792" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/00-2001-Volkswagen-Beetle-Sport-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,900" 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="2001 Volkswagen New Beetle in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view" data-image-description=" 2001 Volkswagen New Beetle in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/00-2001-Volkswagen-Beetle-Sport-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/00-2001-Volkswagen-Beetle-Sport-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1669792 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/00-2001-Volkswagen-Beetle-Sport-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”2001 Volkswagen New Beetle in Colorado wrecking yard, LH […]

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QOTD: Trucking Awful Nineties Design From Europe?

<img data-attachment-id="1632332" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,630" 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="2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320" data-image-description=" Image: Mercedes-Benz ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-450×236.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-610×320.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1632332 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-610×320.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”320″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-610×320.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-75×39.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-450×236.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-768×403.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images-120×63.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/images.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Last week, in our Wednesday QOTD post, we switched over to the darker side of truck and […]

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