Eddie Brannan's posts - Portuguese uPOST

Shanghai's new trolley bus system Shanghai's new trolley bus system

I’m in Shanghai right now and thought you guys might be interested in the new trolley bus system in operation here. Just in case anyone is unfamiliar with the term, a trolleybus is an electric bus that draws power from overhead wires using spring-loaded trolley poles. It’s like a tram without rails.

Some Random Thoughts About Photography, Cars, America

When I was a boy, growing up in London in the 1970s, it was a Saturday ritual in my family to visit art galleries. One of my favorites was the Photographer’s Gallery, on the borders of Covent Garden, where I’d see works by American photographers like William Eggleston and Garry Winogrand which completely enthralled…

Anyone know what this is? Spotted in Marfa, TX.

Jello Picnic stickers Jello Picnic stickers

Hey how about we get some of the in-jokes run up as stickers?

Jeremy Clarkson vs De'Andre Johnson—just sayin'.

Quite a few folks on Jalop were questioning why Clarkson had to go after punching that producer, but when you see this kind of craven BS from his lawyer after De’Andre Johnson got into that bar ruckus I’m glad that in the UK someone like Clarkson takes his L and doesn’t try to pull some shit like this:

500hp Ford Taurus article

I recently read an article on Jalop or one of the sub sites about a guy who calculated he was getting 500+hp from his tuned Ford Taurus. I can’t seem to find the article anywhere now. A lot of the commentariat speculated that his estimate (based on up-estimating from the whp on the dyno) was high fwiw. Any steers very…

ID the model/year (now hopefully with image!) ID the model/year (now hopefully with image!)

My family came across this photo of my grandfather at the wheel of this car, which looks to be bearing a Rolls Royce spirit of ecstasy radiator cap. The photo would be from the late 1930s, but the car looks to be a decade or so older. Pop-pop and great grandpa were both sort of celebrities in Australia at the time…