Glad this has been addressed. Once the Lada 2101 was introduced, that was THE car to aspire to. The Moskvitch was a consolation prize (albeit less so than a Zaporozhets), although getting your hands on anything given the supply constraints was a blessing. My grandpa got an ‘87 IZH Kombi brand new, owing to his…
FYI from Wikipedia:
Personally, I like that they’re not faking Russian accents, since it usually comes across as cartoonist. I suppose Russian actors would have been a good idea, but, then you have to find enough that can speak English well enough to really pull off all the parts.
The podcast accompanying the episodes goes into great detail about this.
A lot of people has already said it lately, but it’s worthy to be repeated: this trend will make piracy skyrocket, and it will be the sole fault of greedy corporations. A lot of people, myself included, are up to pay for legal ways for getting content, but there’s a ceiling of reasonability that is about to be broken.…
I have no issue with what Dre did because 1) It was a donation made publicly so at least people can be aware of the potential causal link between his donation, and his daughter’s admission and 2) I think it’s an acceptable quid pro quo, because that amount he’s given can enhance the experiences of other students, so…
These cars led second and third lives as taxi cabs in Africa. Because of how sturdy and well engineered they were. They weren’t very competitive in the US because Peugeot did not care about the US and focussed all their resources on other markets. They were never designed with the US in mind.
Golf isn’t mad, Golf is disappointed
I am just so happy Aquaman is not just a Marvel copycat. I mean, it is like an MCU movie in some superficial ways, except that:
Question, do the sellers ever reach out to Jalopnik with comments? "Thanks for the shout out" or "fuck you, I know what I have!"
Can’t wait for the big revelation that Daleks were misunderstood all along and that the real enemy is Man.
Hey, the tire worked until he gave it the Gaz.
The q4 version is rear-biased! I daily one - brown, manual, 2.4 5 cylinder diesel sportwagon with cream interior. Great car!
Inside-and-out best-looking modern sedan ever made? I think so.
I went with the Spider/Brera instead, but yeah.. the whole range should have been RWD.
Beat me to it, word-for-word in fact. Gotta throw in a shot of the interior because it is a beaut - like a 90s Ferrari in there.
Hi, current Firefighter/EMT and former Army Combat Medic here.
I bet they did (2) 360s and then hit the tree.