Volvo P1800: The poor man’s Ferrari

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One of the greatest things about older vehicles is their style. You could take the least interesting classic car, and chances are it still looks slick. However, some autos go even further. Their looks become iconic with universal recognition. And yet… certain gems still slip through the cracks.

Today, we have an interesting vehicle to talk about – Volvo P1800. On the one hand, its Swedish origins don’t usually hint at supreme design. Not that Volvo makes ugly cars, but their ...

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Meyers Manx Dune Buggy: Inventing a niche:

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No matter how much people say they don’t care about cars, many gawk at the sight of a great vehicle. However, I have yet to find a proper definition of what constitutes such a car. It does not seem to be anything objective, but rather a matter of opinion.

One of the greatest things about the automotive world is the variety. Whether you are a classic vehicle enthusiast or you enjoy sports cars, you can find your niche. Yet, it does ...

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Cars and kids – reconciling two accounts

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It seems like once you have kids, you become a different person. And we understand why this happens. More responsibilities, more duties, less free time, less quiet time. Less me-time as a whole. And somewhere in that lifestyle, you may need to fit your car as well. Can your love for cars and kids coexist? Let’s find out.

One of the biggest moments in a person’s life is when they are expecting a baby… and they know they have to buy ...

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Why and how to drive a stick shift?

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We would not be true to our human nature if we didn’t ask “why.” Why aren’t things cheaper? Why are sugary foods so delicious? Why should I know how to drive a stick shift?

Although I can go pretty deep into all these questions, let’s stick with the last one (pun intended). Even if you are a fan of automatic transmissions, it won’t hurt to know a bit more, right? And I have plenty of good reasons for you to learn ...

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British Racing Green. Yes, this is a color.

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Nowadays, if you ever attend an auto race, you would probably have a hard time distinguishing which car represents which country as most of them have sponsorship liveries all over and often similar colors. This was the main reason why in the early days of racing each country choose a representing color and make the car design as simple as possible.

Racing colors – 1900s

During the early 1900s, participants had to paint all vehicles competing in organized motorsport events with an ...

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