Is The Miata A Sports Car?

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If you ask the Internet what car you should purchase if you want a fun, affordable sports car, there will be only one response: “Miata is always the answer“. The winning Miata formula combines sublime handling, convertible fun, and just enough power to keep you entertained – but not so much so as to be … Read more

Why Is The Hilux Not Sold In America?

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In this edition of Car Facts, we take a look at why the Hilux is not sold in America – let’s look at why this legendary vehicle isn’t available to American and Canadian buyers: What is the dictionary definition of reliable? According to Miriam Webster, it is: 1: suitable or fit to be relied on … Read more

Why Is The Nissan Skyline So Popular?

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The Nissan Skyline is one of the most celebrated Japanese performance cars of all time – particularly the legendary, fire-breathing Skyline GT-R, popularly known as “Godzilla” (read more here about why the Nissan Skyline GT-R is called Godzilla – the answer may surprise you) But why is the Nissan Skyline so popular?¬†What is it about … Read more

Are All Miatas 2 Seaters?

The Mazda Miata/MX-5 is one of the most successful sports cars of all time. It’s probably the reason why our Miata/MX-5 buying guide is one of the most popular articles on our website – people just love these exciting little sports cars. It is such a popular car, that when you ask people what sort … Read more

Are All Mazda Miatas Manual/Stick Shift?

The Mazda Miata (or MX-5 as it is known in many other parts of the world) is the most successful sports car in history. In fact, it is so successful and popular that a common refrain when someone asks what car they should buy is “Miata is always the answer“! In a recent edition of … Read more

Are All Nissan Skylines Turbo?

Ask a car enthusiast what comes to mind when you think of Nissan Skyline, and you’ll probably hear the word “GT-R” or “Godzilla” (check out this article if you’d like to understand why the Nissan Skyline GT-R is called Godzilla by many). Of all the “JDM hero” cars, the Nissan Skyline GT-R is perhaps the … Read more

What Does Mugen Mean?

If you’re into the performance side of Honda cars (or just JDM car culture in general) then you will have come across the name “Mugen”. Mugen is synonymous with performance when it comes to Honda cars. Having Mugen parts on your Civic Type R, or Integra Type R – or any other Honda for that … Read more

What Does RAV4 Stand For?

Here at Garage Dreams, we like cars of all types. While some motoring publications only write about supercars or luxury vehicles, we believe that every car has an interesting story to tell. That’s why we research and write content on “exciting” cars like the Honda S2000, Toyota Supra and Nissan Skyline GT-R, as well as … Read more

Where Did Toyota Get The Name Camry?

Something we are passionate about here at Garage Dreams is looking at the origins and history of cars. In fact, at the fundamental level this website is all about preserving the history of popular classic cars like the Toyota Supra, Nissan Skyline GT-R and Mazda Miata/MX-5. One particular area of interest for us is looking … Read more