Jason Torchinsky
jasontorch
Senior Editor, Jalopnik • Running: 1973 VW Beetle, 2006 Scion xB, 1990 Nissan Pao, 1991 Yugo GV Plus • Not-so-running: 1973 Reliant Scimitar, 1977 Dodge Tioga RV (also, buy my book!)
12/10/19
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If you want to leave a clock behind in a field, it’s hard to find a better car to do it in than an Opel Kadett. Man, you could leave the shit out of clocks in fields in one of those babies! My friend in high school had one and we left so many clocks in so many fields, holy shit, it was amazing. Good times. 

12/9/19
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I think if anyone ever tried to make you, at spearpoint, tell them what Japanese car most sort of felt like a mid-60s shrunken Ford Falcon, the Isuzu Bellett would be a pretty good choice. Good luck. 

12/4/19
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I’m not exactly sure just what this Nissan Livinia ad is trying to tell me, but somebody better get that terrier to the vet, pronto. 

12/3/19
8:45 AM
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I bet people who own Steinwinters, which are basically license-built Fiat 500s and 126s with Goggomobil engines, never get tired of describing their cars to gearheads as “rear-engined cars from Stuttgart” all smug and then delighting in watching the confusion and slow burn when they get in one of these instead of a