Can You Daily Drive A Classic Car?

One of the most common questions we get from prospective classic car owner is “can you daily drive a classic car?” Many of us have grown up with “romanticized” images in our minds of daily driving classic cars that we idolized in years gone by. Once you reach the age or stage where you are … Read more

Why Is The Mitsubishi Evo So Popular?

There have been many excellent Japanese performance vehicles over the years (and on this site we aim to gradually archive and “preserve” the memory and history of them as time takes its toll, and cars become more mundane and the “war on the motorist” continues from national and local governments around the world). At Garage … Read more

What Does 2CV Stand For?

The Citroen 2CV is one of the most iconic vehicles of all time. Although the team here at Garage Dreams tend to focus more on “modern classics”, we also have a soft spot for the all time greats (it also helps that there is a late model 2CV ‘Dolly’ edition in the family) There is … Read more

Is Toyota A JDM?

At Garage Dreams, we are big fans of JDM cars (check out our article here on “what does JDM mean when it comes to cars” for more information). Part of our mission on this website (as well as our YouTube channel – check it out here if you haven’t done so already) is to educate … Read more

How Much Did The First Gen Honda NSX Cost New?

When the Original Honda/Acura NSX launched in 1990 it was not only designed to take on the likes of Ferrari’s supercars, but it was also designed to do so while being much more practical and much cheaper. The Honda NSX was arguably the best value high-end supercar available at the time and it proved to … Read more

How Do I Tell If My 300ZX Is Twin Turbo?

The Nissan 300ZX is one of our favourite Japanese sports cars. Its futuristic design still looks modern and cutting-edge all these years later: Prices for 300ZXs have been climbing in recent years, as this relatively rare car becomes increasingly difficult to find with time and mileage taking its toll on the pool of “survivors”. If … Read more

Are All 300ZX Twin Turbo?

The Nissan 300ZX is one of the most iconic and legendary performance cars to come out of Japan (don’t believe us, read our buyer’s guide and history for the 300ZX here). Prices are rising on 300ZXs, and they are becoming increasingly desirable as “modern classics” (depending on your definition of modern, seeing as the first … Read more

What Does TRD Stand For?

Welcome to our latest edition of Car Facts, our series of short, sharp articles where we answer YOUR car questions. Our goal is to gradually answer as many car questions as we can. In today’s edition of Car Facts, we are looking at the following question: What Does TRD Stand For? Here’s What You Need … Read more

What Does The R Stand For In Honda Civic Type R?

The Honda Civic Type R is one of the most legendary Japanese performance vehicles of all time. From its earliest iteration in the 1990s, through a number of exciting and technologically “cutting edge” versions, the Civic Type R remains an absolute icon of automotive performance, especially when it comes to front wheel drive vehicles. Don’t … Read more

Is The Honda Civic Type R AWD?

The Honda Civic Type R is – in our humble opinion – one of the greatest cars to ever come from the Land of the Rising Sun (in fact, we like every generation of the Civic type R). While the new model may be divisive in terms of its looks, nobody can seriously argue against … Read more