Shortly after buying a ratty $680.00 BMW 535i, I rubbed the front fender against a concrete pillar. I was watching a Land Rover instead of the immovable object. The fender … Continue Reading Bent Car, Heal Thyself!
If you haven’t yet surmised, one of the things we like to talk about at TotallyThatStupid is classic cars we can afford which can be driven on a regular basis. … Continue Reading 1983 Mercedes-Benz 300D Turbo – Hard to Kill
Automotively speaking, there is much to dislike about the great State of Virginia. Emissions requirements in “populated” areas (read: the greater DC area) are extreme, requiring dyno tests every other … Continue Reading What Price Vanity (Plates)…?
Collector car price guides place the Maserati Ghibli Spyder in the $150,000 – $300,000 range, and with only 125 produced including both the 4.7 litre and the 4.9 liter SS … Continue Reading 1969 Maserati Ghibli Spyder Conversion: Fraction of the cost of an original
Named for one of the most iconic airplanes of all time, the Triumph Spitfire came to market in 1962 and stayed in production through 1980, with relatively few major changes … Continue Reading 1978 Triumph Spitfire: Disposable Sports Car #2
Life is about more than sports cars. I mean, I like a small, go-fast car as much as the next Car Geek, but there are times when you need space … Continue Reading 1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SE Euro: Fab Green Machine