Category: Cars

  • In a dream…

    Walking around downtown Walnut Creek and found the Tesla dealer… yeah, I’ll take one for me, and one for the Mrs. pleez.

  • NPR ‘Car Talk’ host Tom Magliozzi dies at 77

    NPR ‘Car Talk’ host Tom Magliozzi dies at 77 | Aw, man.  RIP.  CarTalk was one of my gateway drugs for NPR. ps, his obituary is also a delightful read.

  • Crazy Car Vent

    Can’t unsee….

  • Mercedes 6×6

    Caught a review of this on Top Gear the other night. Mercedes-Benz to Produce Limited Run of G63 AMG 6x6s—Just Not for America – Photo Gallery of Car News from Car and Driver – Car Images. PS – be sure to check out the comments for more silliness.

  • Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss.

    Why yes, you can pay off my old lease 2 months early and give me a way nicer model for the same monthly payment. 2014 Mazda6 Touring Hello to my new, far less boring ride. Highlights: Mmm, rich Corinthian leatherette (other wise known as vinyl) seating.  I actually prefer it to real leather because it…

  • Cute VW Commercial

  • Super-Secret Volkswagen Test Track

    Well, it used to be secret.  5 mile straightaway, whoa! Super-Secret Volkswagen Test Track — Google Sightseeing.

  • The Future Is Now

    For the last week, I’ve been rolling out in a 2013 Mazda3 hatch, while my regular ride (’11 Mazda6) gets some body work sorted out at the dealer.  I test drove a Mazda3 before I got my Mazda6 and found it pretty plain, boring and slow. But, the Mazda3 I’ve got as a loaner is…

  • If you can’t afford it, fake it.

    Add a body kit, some choice accessories, and blam, super car! Sub5ZeroTop 20 Replica Cars. Interesting, I didn’t know the Ferrari in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off was a fake.

  • Exotic Cars

    I’m not sure why, but some of the most exotic cars I’ve seen in person, are at my local grocery store.  Today, it was a Maserati Ghibli. The configurator on the site doesn’t include pricing information.  So, if you have to ask, you’ll probably never have one. Actually, after a little googling, I found this…