This week’s Mid Week Match-Up is to help Jeff who is considering a trip to Mechanicsville…no…that isn’t right…Mechanicsburg, where you can find this 2004 Volkswagen Passat W8 with a 6-speed manual– BUT, we have a short window to talk him out of it. What should Jeff get instead? From Jeff: I know nothing about German cars. The only […]
Mid Week Match-Up
This week’s Mid Week Match-Up is for fun. Now that I think about it, all Mid Week Match-Ups are for fun, but this one is extra fun. Find me a $2000 budget car that I can drive every day. The only requirement is manual gearbox. Rear-wheel-drive prefered, but not required. Hit it!
This week’s Mid Week Match-Up victim is a friend of DT who asked me to help him find a 2007-2009 BMW 335i. For the sake of anonymity, let’s call him Dan — his 335i needs to be specifically, a 4 door sedan (consider 2 door coupe, no interest in convertibles) 6 speed manual. Exterior color preferences: 1) Space […]
This week’s Mid Week Match-Up, victim is Scirocconut who asks DT to help him find a 6-passenger car for his growing family. Help me find the minivan/ wagon/ SUV of my dreams! With the arrival of baby number two, our beloved 2013 Honda Fit is a just a bit too small and my dearly beloved 2001 VW […]
Todays Mid Week Match-Up request comes from Ray from prizmgsi.com and Hooniverse – and he needs an SUV/Wagonish/Hatchy thing for commuting, etc: Take it away Ray: I recently was able to acquire my high school dream car – a sweet, nicely preserved ’92 Geo Prizm GSi. With this addition, we now have three cars in […]
Do you need a car, but don’t know what to get? Do you want a bunch of random people on the internet to help? It must be your lucky day, because subjects are needed for this week’s Mid Week Match-Up. Just send an e-mail to email@example.com with your automotive needs — budget/size/location, we’ll do the […]
It is Wednesday, hump day, the day before Thursday, whatever you call it — around here, we know it is time for the Mid Week Match-Up. This is your chance to find a car for our readers, and this week, we are looking for the best mid-engine car for less than $10k. Any color, any […]
For this week’s Mid Week Match-Up, I’m going to throw a curve ball. Instead of finding a car for a reader, find an engine/transmission for this car. The car in the photo above is a 1964 AMC Rambler offered for $700 via craigslist in Thousand Oaks, CA (tip from Sean S) without an engine or […]
Today’s Mid Week Match-Up request is from a friend of DT Michael who needs a replacement for his Acura TL. In his words: The transmission on my 2005 Acura TL grenaded on my way home from work on Friday. With 187,000 miles on the clock and a body riddled with hail damage (the car, not […]
Today’s mid week match-up is an open post with you, dear reader, helping with the match. That means I want you guys in the comments to give your car needs — budget, location, constraints — in the comments, and then folks will reply in a nested comment to your needs.