Polish Cars Living and Dying in Poland

We now continue the long running series of weird, rare, and/or obscure cars that are living and dying in Poland. Today we will look at many Polish cars made after World War 2 and until the fall of communism, or thereabout. As always, all of the pictures were taken recently in Poland by the readers of Zlomnik.pl, a… » 6/11/14 1:57pm 6/11/14 1:57pm

Czechoslovakian Cars Living and Dying in Poland

Before and post war, and throughout the communist time, Czechoslovakia was an industrial nation and was always building cars. Tatra became the third automotive manufactured in the world and it still produces trucks. Skoda started producing guns and motorcycles decades before they made their first car in 1905.… » 4/02/14 11:53am 4/02/14 11:53am

Ariel Atom Honda Racing Edition – Moar Powah!!!!!

Sometime ago, at the Honda Performance Development, Inc. Headquarters in Santa Clarita, California, there was a meeting. In that meeting someone stood up and said "The TMI AutoTech Ariel Atom needs more power, it's just too slow. And it needs to stop better, too! And we should make our own version that addresses… » 3/24/14 1:10pm 3/24/14 1:10pm

Sleeper! 440HP AWD 2000 Honda Civic EX

At one point I've owned the following vehicles: '99 Honda CR-V EX AWD 5-speed, '97 Honda Civic Hatchback, '94 Acura Integra GS-R. There were times when I would go into a daydream and configure the perfect little Honda. I would have Integra's engine, CR-V's driveline, all in the Civic body. Aside from some stock 15″… » 3/05/14 3:50pm 3/05/14 3:50pm

American Cars Living and Dying in Poland

Because of politics, American cars were largely absent from Polish roads after World War II. After the fall of communism in the late 80's, the flood gates of stuff available for import to Poland opened, and cars were the first things to be sent. » 12/11/13 11:47am 12/11/13 11:47am