The Lancer

By dDub | Jan 28, 2010

The Mitsubishi Lancer is a very popular Sweet Rig, especially with our friends from the far east.  I spotted this one on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  The rig is sporting temporary plates, which means there was probably a recent transaction.  The question is whether the spoiler was included in the [...]

One of These Things Doesn’t Belong Here

By dDub | Jan 25, 2010

I see missed matched doors and quarter panels all the time, especially on the omnipresent Astro/Safari family of vans. I love these two examples, they represent both sides of the missed-matched panel dilemma. The Astro Van here being the recipient of a rather flashy new door, aggressively butting up against a non-descript maroon color scheme [...]

Sobbing for Saab

By dDub | Jan 24, 2010

Well, this sums it up.  I was out running the other day and found a reminder of a fallen icon in the street.  The pride of Sweden is being to laid to rest as we write these words.  What the hell happened?  I remember back in college (mid 1980’s) we took my buddy’s parents Saab [...]

To The Buttcave Robin

By dDub | Jan 19, 2010

This is one CRAZY rig! Spotted at a racing event in Wisconsin, this thing was built by some dude in his garage in Milwaukee in 1961.
Guess he wasn’t quite satisfied with the rigs Detroit was producing so he holed up at home and went to it. Git ‘R’ Done indeed!  It is a freakish beast [...]

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