Tag: Wednesday Want


The MG Metro 6R4: A Little-Known Group B Era Monster

Car Culture 28 Dec 19, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

This week’s Wednesday Want once again zeros in on one of our favorite automotive genres, Group B rally cars. In the past, we’ve showcased the Porsche 959, Peugeot 205 T16,… Read More »

The Ferrari F50 Is a Prancing Horse Surrounded by Controversy and Unjust Ire

Car Culture 33 Dec 5, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

The latest version of Gran Turismo Sport is here and with it a new crop of vehicles. Headlining the new content is the Ferrari F50, which we first got sneak peek… Read More »

Feel the Need for Swede With the Rare Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita

Car Culture 9 Nov 21, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

All of Koenigseggs cars are pretty unique to begin with. But back in 2010, it made an extra special car that’s also incredibly rare. For this week’s Want, we are… Read More »

The Subaru Impreza 22B Is a Celebration of World Rally Dominance

Car Culture Nov 7, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

We got a sneak peek at the Subaru 22B coming to GT Sport at the FIA Nations Cup Asia-Oceania Finals. Now with the release of v1.29, we are getting the… Read More »

The Autech Zagato Stelvio AZ1 Combines Italian Styling With Japanese Manufacturing

Car Culture 28 Oct 24, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

The Wednesday Want is no stranger to unusual cars. We even kicked off the series with the bizarre Nissan Nails Concept. However, for this week, we found one that could… Read More »

Relive the 1985 Paris-Dakar Rally With René Metge's Porsche 959

Car Culture 16 Oct 17, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

In previous Wants, we’ve covered some of the greats from Group B. These include the Peugeot 205 T16 and the Toyota 222D. Now joining that list is another legendary rally machine,… Read More »

The Mazda RX-7 Spirit R Is Your Rotary Powered Dream Machine

Car Culture 23 Oct 10, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Four pots, inline sixes, V8s, and V12s; there’s no shortage when it comes to engine choices. However, there’s one that’s less conventional – the Wankel engine. That’s why for this… Read More »

This Venturi 400 GT is a French Motorsports Icon With a Rich Racing History

Car Culture 15 Oct 3, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

The French have their fair share of unusual cars. But for the most part, it’s the standard affair of Peugeots and Renaults. One little-known maker stands out though, and if… Read More »

What Makes the Porsche 996 911 GT3 Special?

Car Culture 20 Sep 26, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

After 17 years, the Porsche 911 GT3 is returning to the Gran Turismo series. To mark this occasion, we are dedicating this week’s “Wednesday Want” to the real thing. The… Read More »

The Wednesday Want Goes Two-Wheelin' With the Lotus C-01 Sport Bike

Car Culture 6 Sep 19, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

While the Wednesday Want typically revolves around cars, for this week’s edition we are mixing it up a bit. Instead of the traditional four (or six) wheel creations, this time… Read More »

Own Romano Artioli's Personal 650hp Bugatti EB110 SS America

Car Culture 9 Sep 12, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Bugatti has several awe-inspiring cars on its resume. From the Art Deco era Type 37 to the modern day Chiron and Divo, pretty much everything is amazing in some way. The… Read More »

Relive a Modern Day Classic Film With the Peugeot 406 From Taxi

Car Culture 24 Sep 5, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

There’s something cool about movie cars. In fact, we’ve featured a few in previous Wants such as the Land Rover Defender from Spectre or the 350Z from Tokyo Drift. This… Read More »

GT40's Gorgeous Successor Was The Fastest, Most Fragile Ford

Car Culture 16 Aug 29, 2018 by Andrew Evans

When you’ve just stuck two fingers up at Maranello, what’s the next step? In one of the most famous stories in world motorsport, Ford, fresh from a rebuffed attempt to… Read More »

Own Japan's First Supercar With This Rare US-Spec 1967 Toyota 2000GT

Car Culture 14 Aug 22, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

Over the years, the Japanese auto industry has given us some incredible cars. However, one of these cars stands out to us the most. That’s why for this week’s Want… Read More »

Own a Pair of Vector Prototypes and Help the Company Fund Its New Car

Car Culture 10 Aug 15, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

The 1980s and 90s saw some rather strange cars hit the roads. The emphasis was on the future and it showed in nearly every radical new design. Supercars were no… Read More »

Fulfill Your Race Car Dreams on the Road With This Mercedes-Benz AMG CLK GTR

Car Culture 26 Aug 8, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

If you follow the Wednesday Want, you know we rather like road-going race cars. That’s why for this week we’re featuring yet another one of these awesome cars: the Mercedes-Benz… Read More »

The Honda Beat Is the Sporty Kei Car That's Big on Fun and Small in Size

Car Culture 14 Aug 1, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

In previous Wants, we took a look at cars that embraced the essence of Gran Turismo. These include vehicles like the Toyota Supra and the Nissan Skyline. For this week… Read More »

The Lotus Omega Combines Speed and Practicality for an Ultimate Super-Saloon

Car Culture 26 Jul 25, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

We rather like Lotus cars. The mantra of simplify and add lightness is a recipe for pretty much the perfect sports car. But if you have a family or even… Read More »

This Little Porsche 904 Carrera GTS Will Slay Giants Around the Track

Car Culture 13 Jul 18, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

There are few things better in the automotive world than a Porsche built for racing. They are typically the perfect blend of performance and styling with just a subtle hint… Read More »

This Donkervoort D8 GTO-RS Is a Dutch Dream Machine for the Track

Car Culture 6 Jul 11, 2018 by Joe Donaldson

From windmills to wooden shoes, the Dutch are known for many things. However, performance cars are pretty low on that list, especially for a country that loves bicycles. But tucked… Read More »