Whimsy gets naked…

Whimsy gets naked…

Good thing this car isn’t remotely bashful, with many parts removed it is a somewhat revealing experience. As with all older items (houses especially), one never knows what kind of surprises are found when you start peering behind a wall Fortunately, so far so...
Rust

Rust

Rust drives me nuts. Replacing a part is fine, replacing a part because it rusted out and fell off, frustrating. Why don’t we make cars that last for 30 years as a standard feature? This may be an unexpected question perhaps, and it’s a bit strange of me to ask given...
Dashboard Carpet is a standard feature?

Dashboard Carpet is a standard feature?

Little known quirk about the Nissan Cube, it came with a shag carpet on the dashboard. No really. It did. There’s actually a circular divot in the dashboard specifically for this pass of fluff. These circles of carpets come up on EBay from time to time, and they are a...
That’s better, the early stages.

That’s better, the early stages.

Art cars have to start somewhere. Custom plates are fun, and surprisingly easy to get IF you can find a set of characters that isn’t already taken. Transferring your old car to your spouse… that’s just a lot of paperwork and at least 2 stops with...

Nissan Cube’s Quirky Interior

Obviously that goes without saying, as mentioned their asymmetrical design is unusual to say the least. Many are familiar with the exterior, but I find the interior is just as unusual. It’s surprisingly soothing. Everything is round. And I mean everything! Every...
I bought my dream car.

I bought my dream car.

And it probably doesn’t surprise anyone who knows us. This is my “new” 2011 Nissan Cube S. I wanted the base model, no options, no fancy frills, just pure asymmetry to play with. We also made sure to find a manual transmission (the CVTs have far too...