What's in a name - Automotive edition

A car's name means a lot. It gives you a sense of what it is, what can it do for you, how it can make your life better. There's a great Seinfeld bit where he ponders the fact that "no baron has ever owned a LeBaron" and, at least in the mid 1990s, automakers would "mangle a positive word into a car name". He lists… » 2/20/15 10:07am 2/20/15 10:07am

» 2/18/15 12:44pm 2/18/15 12:44pm
Make Year Model Age
Ford 1988 Bronco II Eddie Bauer 17
Ford 1985 Mustang GT 17
Ford 1991 Mustang LX 5.0 convertible 18
Ford 1995 Mustang GT Coupe 19
Acura 1994 Integra GS-R turbo 21
Nissan 1991 300zx 2-seater 21
BMW 1993 325is 21
BMW 1999 M3 21
Acura 1991 NSX 22
Audi 2000 A4 22
Infiniti 2004 G35 Coupe 6-speed 23
Nissan 2003 350z Track (every NISMO part made) 23
BMW 1997

The Best of the Worst at the DC Auto Show - The Lower Level

A few days ago we brought you the upper level of the 2015 Washington Auto Show. For those of you who have never visited, there is a bit of a stratification to the DC show. Upstairs is working class, you start with (most of) GM, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota, and then Ford. With the exception of the ZO6, Hellcat, GT350, and… » 1/28/15 11:15am 1/28/15 11:15am