VIDEO: U.S. Military Humvee Replacements Benefit From Experience premium
  The U.S. military HMMWV operated as designed but failed due to a change of mission.  Here’s what resulted from those hard lessons.
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August 27, 2015
Car Doctor Q&A: Radio Static or Just the Car Doctor’s Program? premium
AAA Car Doctor John Paul will not abide ONE SINGLE LISTENER not being able to hear his program on Saturday mornings. If this won’t work, he’s making a house call.
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August 27, 2015
MovieCarCasting.com Wants Your Car In a Film premium
When the Commonwealth offered tax incentives to film productions to shoot movies in Massachusetts, the promise was that all kinds of industries would form to support the movies. If MovieCarCasting.com is any indication, it’s working. This Needham-based company is putting car owners in touch with productions, and getting cars in major movies and commercials.
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August 27, 2015
First One to Compact Truck Wins! premium
We just told you the Ford Ranger may make its comeback in 2016. That’s exactly the reason I think the first automaker to build a truly compact truck for America again will have a, well, truckload of buyers all to itself.
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JUNKYARD THERAPY: GM Compacts From Three Decades premium
Compact sedans have historically been linchpins in mainstream carmakers’ lineups, and these three GMs take us through three decades of them.
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August 27, 2015
Automakers Sued Because Carbon Monoxide Poisoning is Their Fault premium
Let’s get something out of the way to make sure everyone reading this doesn’t accidentally kill themselves with carbon monoxide poisoning. Do not ever leave your car running in your garage. That gas builds up and can kill you. You must turn off your car before getting out and walking away. Somehow there were people […]
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REVIEW: 2015.5 Volvo XC60 T6 AWD – Crossover Chic premium
Premium compact crossovers are all the rage these days, and within that hot market, Volvo works to carve out a high-style niche for its XC60.
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Key States Rethink Electric Car Subsidies premium
California moves to provide rebate amounts based on income.  Georgia drops their rebate.  What’s next for EV give-backs?
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August 26, 2015
Midsize Pickups Heat Up: Our Guess? Ford Reintroduces the Ranger in 2016 premium
UPDATE (Aug. 26, 2015): Today, the Detroit News has a story citing unnamed sources that suggest Ford wants to build a Ranger at the Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, MI in 2018. Lyndon Johnson gets the hat tip on this story. This story originally ran on December 4, 2014. In recent years, the compact pickup […]
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August 26, 2015
Throwback Thursday: Cool ’60s People on Go-Karts premium
Man, if I could’ve had anything in the world when I was about nine years old, it would’ve been a go-kart with a 5hp Briggs & Stratton. I never got one, but these cool people did.
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Why Aren’t People Using the Tech in Their New Cars? premium
You’re in the market for a new car. There are things you must have like a certain amount of cargo room or space for so many passengers. Then there are things that are cool, but not necessarily required. That list might include a sunroof or surround sound system. There are also lots of new technology […]
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August 25, 2015
Inside the “Man With the Golden Gun” Spiral Jump premium
The James Bond of the Roger Moore era was a pale shadow of his former, or future self. But the spiral jump stunt in The Man With The Golden Gun is one of the most memorable in movie history, and one that holds a Guinness World Record, and a patent for its development.
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