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13 May 18 @ 06:31 PM
Congratulations on that “New” Honda Clarity. It's design is 48 years old.
I'd like to thank Honda for giving me an excuse to talk about my new 1982 Citroen GSA. Yes, I'm the cynic, but in a strange reversal of roles, you may cynically call me out for referring to a 1982 car as “New”. Well, maybe that's true, but if so, then a 2018 Plug-In Hybrid that copies that 1982 Citroen (The Citroen GS was actually launched in 1970) isn't very new either.
Photo: Honda Clarity originally from wikimedia commons, edited by the CarCynic. Citroen GSA photo by The CarCynic.
Read on, and I'll leave most, but not all, cynicism aside as I explain...
Posted by: carcynic on 13 May 18 @ 06:31 PM EST [Article Anchor]
29 September 17 @ 11:16 PM
The Fastest Car in the World
Is this un-assuming family car the fastest production car in the world?
Photo: The CarCynic
Read on, and I'll show you that in a real-world driving test it is the fastest production car in the world, and that it has held that record since 1999...
Posted by: admin on 29 September 17 @ 11:16 PM EST [Article Anchor]
03 September 16 @ 05:42 PM
CarCynic Sales: 1961 Mercedes 190SL "Barn Find"
For Sale: Desirable and Restorable 1961 Mercedes 190SL
NOTE: This Car is no longer available.
Posted by: admin on 03 September 16 @ 05:42 PM EST [Article Anchor]
02 September 16 @ 03:00 PM
Introducing CarCynic Sales
When I mention that I run a Automotive related website, people say -- "Great !-- Will you sell my car for me?", well if a service is in demand, a service should be provided.
So today, the CarCynic announces a new feature here on CarCynic.com -- CarCynic Sales.
For now, CarCynic Sales is limited to (as you may expect) very particular (and unusual) cars, and special situations -- i.e., my own cars, or speciality cars owned by people I meet or know personally.
Cars advertised on CarCynic.com will also be featured on partner websites such as Bring a Trailer.com and others in the future.
To find all cars for sale on CarCynic.com Sales, just hit this search.
There is no charge for listing a car on CarCynic Sales, but obviously, that is subject to change. Charges from partner websites may apply.
If you would like to list a car on CarCynic Sales or inquire about a car you see on CarCynic Sales, use the special (and rather obvious) email address of firstname.lastname@example.org
Look for our first listings soon. (Hint: It's a very desirable and valuable Classic Mercedes)
Posted by: admin on 02 September 16 @ 03:00 PM EST
02 September 16 @ 02:38 PM
Ahead of Paris Motor Show, Citroen Unveils the CXpirience
In the lead-up to the Paris Motor Show, Citroen has unvield yet another prototype in thier flagship CX/C6 line -- The Citroen CXpirience:
Please visit the Carcynic Citroen C6/CX page, which has more information about this car.
Posted by: admin on 02 September 16 @ 02:38 PM EST
07 June 16 @ 10:04 PM
What's with the Citroën / Peugeot symbols in the Trump University logo?
Is there a connection between Donald Trump and PSA - The parent company of Citroën and Peugeot?
When stereotypical male interests and money are mixed togerther, the result is almost always an exotic car or cars. Donald Trump happens to be of the male gender and he happens to have loads of money, and yes, The Donald likes his cars.
Exactly what cars he owns was a bit hard to determine in the admittedly small amount of research I did for this article.
But bear with this ole' Cynic for a moment, and I'll get to the Trump / Citroën relationship.
Posted by: carcynic on 07 June 16 @ 10:04 PM EST [Article Anchor]
28 January 16 @ 11:54 AM
Citroën C6 Production to Resume
Workers tease a pre-production Citroen C6 at the assembly line in China. Photo: CarNewsChina (edited)
UPDATED with information about the Citroën CXpirience
The Citroën C6 is the car that won't (and shouldn't) die. In this article we'll take a look at Citroen's flagship cars -- and take a look at what is in the future for Citroen's top of the line.
Posted by: admin on 28 January 16 @ 11:54 AM EST [Article Anchor]
More Cynicism Awaits: Previous Articles 27 November 15 @ 12:34 PM
Yes, You can by a new Citroën in the United States (Part 2 - Update)
Photos: Wikimedia, and TruthAboutCars.com original sources unknown. Composite: CarCynic.com
In Part 1 of this article, We learned that there are several models of cars sold in the united states that are essentially the same vehicle as Citroen Models sold in Europe. This article updates that with one more, and some speculation about the future....
Posted by: carcynic on 27 November 15 @ 12:34 PM EST [Article Anchor]
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