It's not your mom's mini-van

Full story: Chicago Tribune
Sporting bib overalls, gnarly beard and grimy baseball cap, Paul Smith looks nothing like a champion of the thoroughly domesticated. Read more
Ron Murnieks

Johnston, IA

#1 Aug 2, 2007
Great article. I've never bought a Saturday paper before. That Dodge minivan out-racing "muscle cars" is hilarious.
I guess that I too, root for the underdog.
Busy Mom

Midlothian, VA

#2 Aug 2, 2007
Once my husband finally gets his "muscle cars" on the road. I'll have to race him with my Grand Caravan! At least my runs....

Now you know how moms can run kids here and there so quickly~~
Bearsfan2

United States

#3 Aug 3, 2007
Good to know... now i can go show off my lovely 1997 red dodge minivan with all the muscles cars on tuesday in downtown plainfield.
I can't wait.
ken

United States

#4 Aug 12, 2007
this proves again that newer is not always better
Patrick Dunphy

Tacoma, WA

#5 Aug 15, 2007
I have been driving/racing a turbo van now for about 3 years. It's been the best $800 bucks I have ever spent. It isn't the fastest thing I have ever owned, but it draws more attention and gets more positive response than anything else I have had, and I have owned a lot of different cars.

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