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Top 10 Unappreciated Cars

Thu, Aug 18, 2011 | Posted by:


This is a great job… I love having the opportunity to share my opinions with all of the readers. I also  enjoy being able to spark conversation (and maybe even a little controversy) here and there. Lists always seem to generate some of both, so let’s bring ’em back! Here are my Top 10 […]

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Top 5 Cars Least Likely to be Stolen

Tue, Dec 29, 2009 | Posted by:


Every year about this time, the National Insurance Crime Bureau releases its list of America’s most stolen cars. I always chuckle at the predictable (but apparently desirable) array of sedans and SUV’s that top the list. For 2009, the Honda Civic and Accord, Toyota Camry, and Ford F-150 sit atop the heap. It got me […]

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5 Great Automotive Rivalries (and one “no-contest”)

Fri, Nov 20, 2009 | Posted by:


Horsepower or Handling? Ford or Chevy? NASCAR or F1? The rivalry is an integral part of the automotive experience. Gearheads everywhere are completely aware of the biggest grudge-matches in motoring, and I thought I would take a chance to expose a few. On which side of the fence do you fall, and which classic rivalries […]

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Top 5 Griot’s Garage Covers – What’s your favorite?

Mon, Oct 26, 2009 | Posted by:


We recently mailed the 300th Griot’s Garage Handbook, a milestone Richard Griot only dreamed of when he sent the first book in 1991. Over the years, we’ve had the opportunity to meet some great enthusiasts, and spend time learning about and photographing their prized cars. Here are the Top 5 Covers, as voted by our […]

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Oddballs: Top 5 Three-Wheeled Vehicles

Fri, Aug 14, 2009 | Posted by:


It’s no secret that even-number-wheeled vehicles rule the streets. So, on the rare occasion when you see something with three, you’ve gotta take the time to give it a second look! I’ve dug through the oddball archive to bring you my Top 5 three-wheelers. What would you add to the list?

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Night Chariots: The Top 5 Cars of Pizza Delivery

Tue, Jun 30, 2009 | Posted by:


It’s 11:00pm on a Saturday, and you’re being overwhelmed by a creeping hunger. A call to your favorite pizza joint brings the dreaded, “about 45 minutes”. Time slows, hunger pangs tear you apart. Just as you think hope is gone, you hear the familiar rumble of a neglected engine, the squeal of barren brakes against […]

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5 Must-Have Car Goodies for Kids. Okay, 4.

Wed, Jun 24, 2009 | Posted by:


The birthing classes are over, the baby showers have been completed, and with a month to go, it’s finally time for me to take care of the real priorities… scouring the internet for all the necessities my son will need during his first few years in the pits. Here are 4 ridiculously awesome car gifts […]

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Rising Sun: Top 5 Vintage Japanese Speed

Mon, May 25, 2009 | Posted by:


The words “vintage Japanese sports car” may not fit together in some peoples’ minds, but it’s a category near and dear to my heart. Ask again tomorrow and I’m sure the list would be different (there are too many I love), but here are the 5 coolest vintage Japanese sports cars, as decided by me, […]

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