If you’ve watched Law and Order long enough, you’ve seen former mayor’s aides turn into murderers and then recycle into prosecutors. When something works you stick with it. It’s the same with cars in a lot of productions. Something is cheap, close, convenient or sentimental, and it makes its way into several movies and TV shows.
It’s been a pretty grim November and December over at GM. First, GM announced 15,000 layoffs, the death of three car lines and the closure of three factories. Now, it shows the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD and the world explodes.
Digging around the innerwebz for a few vintage automotive holiday photos, we stumbled upon this absolute goldmine of photos. The cars are cool, but what they say about the time and the location is just perfect.
Distracted driving is a growing problem. It’s hard to put down that smartphone and drive, even when we all know it’s the right thing to do. There isn’t a thing on your smartphone that cannot wait until your car is safetly parked, but spend two minutes driving and you’ll see people all around you using […]
The move to electric vehicles is happening slowly as consumers try to wrap their minds around the idea of driving a car you plug in instead of filling up. Part of the problem is the time it takes to get enough of a charge to go about your day, so General Motors is focused on […]
Anybody can drive a red car. You have to be a special kind of extrovert to drive one in orange. Over the years, only a handful of cars have been available in the pumpkin hue, and an even smaller handful have really looked good doing it. Here are six cars perfectly suited to take the […]
Bugs are the bane of summertime. Ants invade our picnics and our kitchens. Spiders make invisible webs that we walk through only to end up flailing madly as we wonder if the spider is now on us waiting to attack. Then there are the more frightening insects, like hornets. They’re the stuff of nightmares, like […]
Today marks the anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death at Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee. Over the years, Elvis was inextricably linked to a few cars, but his automotive interests stretched far and wide. Here’s a look at the vehicles he was associated with after he became famous:
Dieselgate continues to create challenges for Volkswagen. The latest is an ad campaign paid for by Volkswagen, but featuring a Chevrolet Bolt EV. It’s all a part of the company’s settlement in the U.S. that required it to spend $2 billion on the promotion of electric vehicles. The ad is for Volkswagen’s Electrify America, so […]