Dan Heffernan

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10 Things You Must Remember When Buying a Car

The car-buying process can be soul-crushing even for the savvy customer. Remember these helpful hints and stay sane.<p><b>On his new show, Car Matchmaker</b> (Tuesday nights at 9 pm Eastern, starting Oct. 14 on the Esquire Network), car buff and comedy writer Spike Feresten (<i>Seinfeld, Letterman, SNL</i>) finds …

Old-school Toyotas don't need to drift to be cool

Classy.<p>Sometimes it's not about big turbos or full oppo lock. In this video, Landin Williams profiles an enthusiast who keeps the factory essence of his classic Toyotas intact and enjoys cruising in them for the memories they provide.<p><b>READ THIS: Super rare, classic 1968 Toyota 2000GT goes up for sale</b><p>…

Craigslist: Toyota Supra Mk II P-Types

In yesterday’s <i>Hooniverse Asks</i> post, Robert pondered What’s the Coolest Japanese Sports Coupe of the ’80s/’90s? My response in the comments was the …

Plymouth Fire Arrow blazes through nighttime rally stage

People take some crazy cars rallying, but seeing a 1980 Plymouth Fire Arrow on the 2014 Sno*Drift Rally entry list piqued my interest more than most …

Last Call- Good Year, Great Idea Edition

It’s not general knowledge, but back in the early 1960s Good Year experimented with illuminated tires. They were made out of synthetic rubber and …

1-Owner 1974 Toyota Celica GT

This 1974 Toyota Celica GT (chassis ) is offered by the person who says they drove it off the lot in 1974. We love the chrome bumpers on these when …

Grown-up Little Tikes Cozy Coupe is your inner five-year-old's street-legal dream

For many, the Little Tikes Cozy Coupe provided our first taste of the open road at a young age. It's been around for 30 years, with the Hudson, Ohio manufacturer even going so far as to declare it America's best-selling car. John Bitmead of Oxfordshire, England evidently wanted to relive his …

2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR Spy Shots

The Porsche 911 Turbo and Mercedes-AMG GT better watch out as Jaguar is working on a new F-Type variant, and word on the street is that the car will …

Toyota MR2, Prius Combined In TE-Spyder Hybrid Concept

Follow Antony<p>It's fair to say the Toyota Prius isn't the most exciting of vehicles. In fact, it's pretty much the antithesis of everything gearheads …

Last Call- In Yo’ Face Edition

Have you ever been face-to-face with an aggressive adder? Or have you ever been locked in a room with a hungry chimp and have run out of bananas? …

100 Years Of Working At The Carwash

With untold millions of cars, including mine, crusted with salt from the recent snow and ice in the North, South, East and West, it’s a good time to consider the humble carwash.<p>Who knew? It turns out 2014 is the 100th anniversary of the “production line” car wash, according to the Chicago-based …

100 Interesting Facts About The World To Blow Your Mind

1 of 101<p>Madame Curie's notebooks are still radioactive. Researchers wishing to study them must sign a waiver in order to do so.<p>2 of 101<p>In response to</i> …

How Engine Development Teams Ensure Durability – Feature

<i>And Then… Don’t forget the 800-hour sludge tests run with low-quality bargain oil—one quart low, of course—or engines left to idle for hours at extreme angles to mimic police use, or intake-valve-deposit tests with non-detergent Chinese fuels . . .</i><p>It used to be that caring about your car meant you …