I’ve always been a diehard member of the Make It Fit Association (TM).
I’ve never owned a Volvo or a wagon, and this might be my first one. I am genuinely excited for this car.
Howdy y’all! Or should I say... G’DAYYY MAAAAYTE!
The last one has a BMW V8 with about 1000 hp and AWD. Laptime 8.28
Almost definitely the most famous example here, the E93 M3 pickup April Fools joke. But there was originally a E30 pickup built as a vehicle to deliver parts, as BMW has no commercial vehicles of any sort, and the E93 was built as a replacement, but someone had the brilliant idea of it as an April Fools prank.
So I’ve been struggling with fuel economy problems for months now.
After I changed the transmission filter in my Volvo 740 Turbo, I went from getting 11.5L/100km to 15L/100km over a whole tank.
Got some wheel center caps for my gen-1 XC90 this week. They’re the newest style, with the black background behind the VOLVO text on the Ironmark, which IIRC Volvo started using when the new XC90 came out a few years ago.
It’s been a while.
A break from real cars. As a side hobby, I’m an avid follower of public transportation developments in my motherland. In 2003, Hong Kong introduced super-low-floor (SLF) double decker buses and Euro IV emissions. KMB, the largest bus operator, also debuted an ugly AF bronze livery to replace the previous white. The…
Called “Blond City Weave Textile Upholstery,” it adds a modern plaid pattern to the seats and door panels, complemented by beige leather trim. 300HP turbo AWD Wagon with plaid seats.
I traded in my Mazda6 and bought the XC90 I posted about last week! Photos coming soon.
Let’s spare a thought for the leadership of the late and glorious socialist workers’ paradise that was East Germany. They wanted cars appropriate to their status as first among equals (ha!) but they couldn’t be seen in anything as capitalist as a Merc, much though they might secretly thus like. What to do? Go to a…
I kinda love it, though. Next project, maybe?