Here are the stories that didn’t quite make the news today:

  • Yes, this is a DeLorean Transformer woman at Bronte Creek, Ontario’s British Car Day. Yes, we’re still dumbstruck, too. (via Metro News)
  • Speaking of DeLoreans: apparently they’re all getting Back to the Future makeovers for the movie’s upcoming anniversary. Huh. (Associated Press via CTV News)
  • Irv Gordon’s legendary high-mileage 1966 Volvo P1800 crossed the three-million-mile mark in Alaska September 17. Damn. (Volvo Cars)
  • Former Toyota president and chairman Eiji Toyoda – who spurred development of the Prius and Lexus brand – passed away this week at 100. (via AutoBlog )
  • Apparently, the Dubai tuner of this Nissan Patrol heard the term “backseat driver” and liked the thought. So he made this: watch! (via YouTube)