If you're like us, when you think about idiosyncratic, envelope-pushing automotive design, your thoughts do not automatically turn to the sedans Mitsubishi was pushing out in the 1980s. As it turns out though – and as we are amply reminded by the ceaseless wonders of eBay Motors – the 1988 Mitsubishi Galant Sigma was moving the needle in terms of interior design, at least.
General Motors' announcement last week to build the Camaro and other rear-wheel-drive product at its soon-revamped Oshawa facility is a perfect ignition source for all sorts of RWD product rumors, so let's get things started with talk about the Pontiac G8. The cancellation of the Bonneville has left the Poncho brand without a full-size vehicle, and the end of the GTO's run means that a combination of RWD and a V8 can no longer be found at a Pontiac dealer. So much for being the "excitement" divi
It sounds like some kind of kinky fantasy government plan, but there really is a Lust Tax in this country. The Lust money is actually part of the Leaking Underground Storage Tank (LUST) Trust Fund, and each time many of us gas up, we pay into the fund. The Fund was set up in 1986 and is financed by a 0.1 cent tax on each gallon of motor fuel sold nationwide, according to the EPA. Except it's not, as a member of the San Francisco Biofuels group recently discovered when driving through Arizona. Du