Inspired by The Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Edward R. Tufte
The goal is to make the axes tell a better story about the data. This is done by turning the axes into quartile plots (cleaner boxplots).
Only x & y are required, everything else is optional.
main="Vehicle Weight-Gas Mileage Relationship",
ylab="Miles per Gallon",
# alternatively: font.family="Times New Roman"
The R code can be found at the GitHub Repository.