I can touch the sky. I think about it every night and day. Spread my wings and fly away. These are the inspiriting words of American singer-songwriter and record producer R. Kelly. If we're on our happy, positive pill, we might as well believe the man. But for these cars, no matter how stretched-out their "wings" may be, there's just no taking off the ground and … [Read more...] about These cars have wings! But can’t fly…but still awesome!
It's impressive how cars can cover miles when reaching a destination. But you know what's more impressive? When cars go the extra mile and insist they’re more than just the rolling receptacles they're designed to be. In today's blog, APW looks at some fairly amusing but definitely amazing cars that were successful in expanding their primary role to roll. 1. Beetle … [Read more...] about More Than A Wheelin’: 5 Cars That Are Not Just Cars
We've probably all seen knockoffs of branded clothes, shoes, watches, gadgets, and many other items. We know that they often look just as good as the real thing, though they never truly are as good as the real thing. They usually have inferior quality and don't really last that long. The same could probably be said for these knockoff vehicles. Yes, even cars are copied … [Read more...] about Spot the Difference: Chinese Knockoffs that Look Just Like the Real Thing
You never forget your first. The automotive industry is filled with companies with a rich heritage that span decades, some even more than a century. While most makers would rather celebrate their greatest hits (which aren't necessarily their first iterations to the automotive world), it's easy to forget where it all began. They say to look into the past is to prepare for the … [Read more...] about Automotive History – Their First Vehicles Part 1