There are dashcams in cars around the world, but there’s just something special about what manages to find its way to the internet from Russia. It makes the whole country look like some kind of crazed free-for-all where everyone has only had a license for about twenty minutes. It’s entertaining stuff, but even more so […]
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.
“[F]or years I thought what was good for our country was good for General Motors, and vice versa.” Those words came from “Engine Charlie” Wilson, the one-time chairman and CEO of General Motors, who went on to become Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Secretary of Defense in 1953. If that’s still true today, things aren’t so hot. […]
It’s Thanksgiving week and you’re probably about to head out with at least one side dish in the car. We asked our Facebook audience and our friends over on Car Talk’s page to relay their worst food transportation nightmare.
A handful of automotive executives have attained “world leader” status, and Carlos Ghosn was one of those people. Now Ghosn, a 40-year veteran of the automotive industry, whose alliance with Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan and Renault manufactures one of ever nine cars built in the world, has been arrested for what prosecutors in Japan are calling […]
If there’s anything that speaks to the longevity of a Volvo, it’s Irv Gordon and his P1800S. Since he purchased the car new in 1966, he traveled 3.2 million miles in it, earning accolades, relationships with tens of thousands of Volvo fans around the world, and a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. […]
The Fiat 124 Spider gets its moment to shine in the latest music video from Sting and Shaggy. Gotta Get Back My Baby is the new single from the album 44/876 and the video takes its cues from the 1980s. This is like an old-school story music video. You know the ones where the rock […]
The latest way to get a new car isn’t buying or leasing. Today, you can use a car subscription service to park a shiny new car in your driveway. While there are several automakers experimenting with subscription services, they’re not all succeeding. Care by Volvo, however, is doing so well there’s a wait list for […]