Sounds like someone didn't read our article on jump seats... Concerned citizens in Santa Clara, California, recently called the police on a man they spotted opening the rear hatch of his Tesla Model S and strapping a kid inside. Police, fearing a kidnapping, sped to the scene and held the man at gunpoint. … [Read more...] about Tesla ‘Jump Seat’ Sparks Kidnapping Scare
Auto upholstery shops that work on a lot of antique cars know that a "rumble seat" is a reverse trunk lid that opens to reveal a hidden bench seat in many old-school roadsters. But how many know where the term comes from? … [Read more...] about Why Do We Call It a ‘Rumble Seat’?
Just when you thought the "jump seat" was dead and gone, Kia Motors redesigned and revived it for its all-electric concept car, the Pop. … [Read more...] about Photo: Kia Pop ‘Jump Seat’
We've all seen, repaired and even sat in a vehicle's "jump seat." But have you ever wondered where the term comes from? We did some digging to find out. … [Read more...] about Why Do We Call It a ‘Jump Seat’?