Totally agree. With that said, I have a Lexus LX450 (Land Cruiser fzj80) that I like to drive on the unpaved county roads where I live, and some of these roads eventually get off-road-ish, especially after a good rain. I also have a 1991 Mercedes 300CE, and I have yet to encounter a situation on these same roads that… » 10/15/14 4:18am 10/15/14 4:18am

Camo wrap on an expedition vehicle. Just what I would want if I were stranded in the woodlands of Alaska. Too small of a support trailer, needs an other tent on the top of the truck (unless those guys are real friendly and sleep 4 up in that tiny tent on the trailer). » 9/12/14 5:21am 9/12/14 5:21am

You must not have seen them parked side by side. Those glorious chrome blade bumpers replaced with something seen on the front of a NYC taxi , and those oh-so-sweet wrap around tail lights replaced with tacky boxy light units. The headlights were changed as well. Truly a sad fall for a gorgeous car. » 9/12/14 5:08am 9/12/14 5:08am

I had a friend in college that had one. He told me that it just looked like a dumpy 323, but it was really a beast, and told me to take it out. Hit the an on ramp up I-35 in Austin, at about 4AM, flat-out. Clear sailing except for one car, way, way back, so I just kept giving it the beans to see just how fast it would… » 9/11/14 6:11am 9/11/14 6:11am

I remember when they first hit the market, the Smart store in Austin (Round Rock, actually) refused to let me test drive one unless I placed a $99 non-refundable deposit. I remember looking at her and thinking, it's a Smart, not a fucking Lamborghini. She pissed me off so bad I (fortunately) never went back. » 9/10/14 4:42am 9/10/14 4:42am