Category Archives: Quotations
One dude, named Dwight, had a car he drove on me/ Every time he rolled up see his partners roll on him/ I could tell that they didn’t like that he was driving a Benz/ Fake friends always hate when … Continue reading
Richard Arbib, a prominent stylist for GM, Packard, and AMC, taught a beginners course on automotive styling to returning GIs at the Detroit Institute of Automobile Styling from ’45-’49. The following text, “The History of Automobile Styling”, was written by Arbib, … Continue reading
Japanese pop artist Tadanori Yokoo penned the sales brochure for the 1968 Mazda 110s, also known as the Cosmo, and here it is in all of its pop art majesty.
In an exercise of German fastidiousness, Die Zeit put together a little map at the end of last year illustrating what cars German mayors of cities of 100,000+ residents use as their official vehicles. The article (click here to view it) … Continue reading
I used to dream about the cars I’d drive/ fourth gear, switch gears/ steal a couple cars and I’d drive to work/ make it work, then have a dream/ handle things, understand/ Lil B. “Rolls Royce,” 2010, 6 Kiss (Internet, 2010).
“Even if I tried my best I couldn’t run from my shadow” -Gucci Mane, “My Shadow” 2009.
Taken from Thomas Zeller’s Driving Germany: The Landscape of the German Autobahn, 1930-1970, this section addresses the myths that Nazi Germany constructed the Autobahn for military purposes and that regardless of original intent, the autobahnen proved extremely useful to Germany … Continue reading