Plug-In 2014, the premiere electric vehicle conference in the nation, began on Monday at the San Jose Convention Center with those in attendance discussing and debating the future of plug-in cars.
If the name doesn’t sound familiar, here’s why: Infiniti has re-named their entire fleet….with all sedans and coupes now carrying a “Q” designation….and their SUVs “QX”. I’m tempted to say “T” might have been a […]
Let’s be honest…..way too many SUV / CUV drivers look a bit bored….distracted…all too happy to talk and drive…eat and drive…almost anything except put both hands on the wheel and drive. Tiguan drivers may not […]
Handy Family Hauler This might be an unusual way to begin a vehicle review, but I’ve gotta’ be honest. I’ve been intrigued with Toyota’s Tacomas for decades….ever since I first started seeing them on TV […]
I don’t admire the Pruis as much for it’s 50+ MPG as I do for it’s 48+ MPG. Let me explain. Most people….a lotta’ people….well, I, anyway….jump into a Prius and try to see just […]
Great question… Automobiles have been my passion since I was old enough to read a magazine. My dad subscribed to Motor Trend, Car and Driver and Road and Track. I was such a “motorhead” that […]
So I got out of a Porsche 911 and into a 4-cylinder Camry. Huge letdown? Big Bummer? No….not really. More like the difference in changing out of an Armani suit into a comfortable pair of […]
What was once “Cheap” is now borderline chic. Cars like the Corolla used to be called “penalty boxes”. They were inexpensive, small, unrefined and generally undesirable. No more….except for the inexpensive part. Today, cars like […]
In an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.
GM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees — many of them senior legal and engineering executives — have been forced out of the company