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The Automotive Attic · 1W ago

Going Green.

​‘Green’ is a buzzword that has been gaining steam over the past decade. Anything ‘green’ refers to a product, service or concept that is environmentally friendly and often has to do with re...
The Automotive Attic · 1M ago

Déjà Vu, Sort Of.

A recent oddball car sighting was exciting for two reasons. The first was because it was a nearly mint 1980's Plymouth Reliant, a car that has all but disappeared from the streets. The ones ...
The Automotive Attic · 1M ago

A Display Of Optimism.

​I tend to consider myself an optimistic person. Why see the glass half empty when you can see it as half full? Apparently I’m not the only person with this outlook on life. Today on a lazy ...
The Automotive Attic · 2M ago

A Brit In Barcelona.

In a major city like Barcelona, there's no shortage of things to see. This major Spanish city is worth a visit for the Gaudi architecture alone, not to mention the general architecture, park...
The Automotive Attic · 2M ago

Styled By Chainsaw.

A boxy old Volvo may still be a relatively common site in Europe, but they still manage to turn my head every time. This recent 240 GL sighting, was especially interesting for a few reasons:...
The Automotive Attic · 5M ago

A Classic Ford And A Class-Act.

​On a recent trip to the UK, I had a very exciting automotive encounter. For several years I have been getting to know Ian, a friendly and knowledgeable British car fan that stumbled across ...
The Automotive Attic · 6M ago

Collectible Or Not?

The term 'collectible' doesn't mean the same thing to everyone. While certain classic cars are without question worth investing in as collectible cars, certain old vehicles only have appeal ...
The Automotive Attic · 8M ago

This. Is. Car.

Distill the automobile down to its basics and you have this: the Caterham 7. I can't think of any other way to describe it. I had the extreme pleasure recently of piloting this gorgeous, raw...
The Automotive Attic · 8M ago

When The Total Is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts.

Through motoring history there have been a fair number of automakers who have created true legends. When it comes to affordable compact models, the list gets shorter. Their popularity and si...
The Automotive Attic · 8M ago

Copen' With The Daily Commute.

Day to day driving can be boring. Your regular commute to and from work is the same road day in and day out. Stop-and-go traffic can make your daily commute quite dull, which is why having a...