24 Hours of Lemons Wish List: Weird General Motors Hatchbacks

You may be unsurprised to learn that the 24 Hours of Lemons’ organizers own a soft spot for ungainly hatchbacks. In some cases, manufacturers just seemed to slap weird wagons, hatches, or other strange rear-window treatments to cars. Many different manufacturers were guilty of such things, but few did it so regularly as General Motors. […]

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Rare Rides: The 1983 Pontiac 2000 Sunbird Nobody Remembers

Today’s Rare Ride is an oft-forgotten little J-body, designed and built right at the end of the unfortunate Malaise Era. This excellent condition example also comes from a confused time in GM’s naming of Pontiac small cars. Come along and e…

Rare Rides: Get Elite With Lotus and the Shooting Brake From 1974

Today’s Rare Ride is the inaugural post for Lotus in this series. We did have a brief British brush with the brand in the Isuzu I-Mark RS, which featured a suspension tuned by the then GM-owned Lotus engineering experts. Let’s see the sort …

General Motors Files Patent Application for ‘Transforming’ Cars

General Motors has filed one of the strangest patent requests we’ve ever seen, one that gives vehicles the ability to change their shape. Up until now, a GM-branded transformer was something that only existed in the movies. But it would seem the …