Articles written by: Matt Griswold

Matt Griswold is a former newspaper reporter. Now he writes here and is happier.

Farewell, Scion: 10 Other Defunct American Auto Brands That Left a Mark
News & Car Culture

Farewell, Scion: 10 Other Defunct American Auto Brands That Left a Mark

Toyota Motor Co. is eliminating the Scion brand and plans to re-badge several Scion models as Toyota models beginning with the 2017 model year. Scion sales are down 68 percent […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

New DeLoreans to be Available in 2017, Car Maker Says

It’s back. DeLorean Motor Company plans to build 300 brand-new DeLoreans and begin selling them in early 2017, the Humble, TX-based automaker told several media outlets. The car made famous […]

Video: How to Choose the Right Crate Engine
How Tos / Tech / Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Choose the Right Crate Engine

If you’ve decided to go with a crate engine instead of the original engine or a used engine on your vehicle build, there are several choices you’ll need to make. […]

Buyer’s Guide: Mechanix Wear Gloves
Buyer's Guides / Parts

Buyer’s Guide: Mechanix Wear Gloves

Most people who spend a lot of time working with their hands are accustomed to wearing work gloves and might already have a favorite brand. Maybe Mechanix Wear gloves are already […]

Video: How to Break In New Crate Engines
How Tos / Product Installs / Tech / Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Break In New Crate Engines

Learn how to properly break in a newly purchased crate engine to ensure long engine life and that your warranty stays intact by watching this video. It will cover: 1. […]

This is the Jeep Gladiator concept the automaker introduced in 2005. The new Jeep pickup confirmed for a late-2017 release will be based on the Jeep Wrangler platform and built at the Jeep plant in Toledo, OH.
2016 Detroit Auto Show / Automotive & Aftermarket News / Events / News & Car Culture

Jeep Confirms Wrangler Pickup Truck is Coming

When the next-generation Jeep Wrangler is released in late 2017, a pickup truck version will be available in addition to the classic two-door and four-door Unlimited models. We heard the […]

Top Auto Events of 2015
2015 Year in Review / Events / News & Car Culture

Top Auto Events of 2015

Editor’s Note: In 2015, we looked back at the best aftermarket parts of all time, commemorated 60 years of small block Chevy performance, and went Back to the Future to celebrate the iconic movie’s […]

Top News Stories of 2015
2015 Year in Review / News & Car Culture

Top News Stories of 2015

Editor’s Note: In 2015, we looked back at the best aftermarket parts of all time, commemorated 60 years of small block Chevy performance, and went Back to the Future to celebrate the iconic movie’s […]

2015 Top Car Culture Stories
2015 Year in Review / Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

2015 Top Car Culture Stories

Editor’s Note: In 2015, we looked back at the best aftermarket parts of all time, commemorated 60 years of small block Chevy performance, and went Back to the Future to celebrate the iconic movie’s […]

All You Want For Christmas: 10 Cars Readers Wish Santa Would Deliver
Car Culture & Entertainment

All You Want For Christmas: 10 Cars Readers Wish Santa Would Deliver

  The question was asked: If you could have any car ever made for Christmas, what would it be? Why? A bunch of you answered, and here are several of those: […]