Everything You Need to Do the Summer Before College: A Checklist

The summer before you go to college can be a whirlwind of activity and, exciting as it is, it’s easy for things to fall through the cracks or get pushed back until the last minute. To make things go a little smoother, here’s a checklist of things you should be taking care of. » 5/13/15 7:35am 5/13/15 7:35am

Valuable Trick To Use When Buying Manual Transmission Vehicles

Far too often I see purchasers of used manual transmission vehicles fail to run a simple test on their desired car that is probably the most effective test possible. This is on top of taking it for a test drive yourself and running it through whatever system you personally use for evaluating a used vehicle. » 3/11/15 4:55pm 3/11/15 4:55pm

Subaru dealer wrecks customer's new WRX, refuses to make it right

Here is another case of a dealer "test driving" customer's car and getting into a wreck. Now the dealer is trying to wiggle their way out of paying for the repair bill and saying the customer's insurance company should pay for it.
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Here’s What American Endurance Racing At Lime Rock Park Looks Like

American Endurance Racing is the new kid on the block for low-buck motorsports. Based around simple rules and a "race what ya got" mentality, it's got lots of appeal to anyone who's ever raced 24 Hours of LeMons or Chumpcar. On an ass-clenchingly cold late November weekend, AER stormed into historic Lime Rock Park… » 11/26/14 6:33am 11/26/14 6:33am

​This Little Dongle Is Going To Help Your Kids Learn To Drive

Automatic, the smartphone-connected OBDII dongle that does everything from tracking your gas mileage to diagnosing a check engine light, is getting into the drivers' ed business. It's called License+ and it's designed to keep tabs on new drivers during those crucial weeks and months after they're licensed.
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A[4]WD - What is AWD/4WD and how does it work?

4WD vs AWD, as big a battleground among car people as steam engines vs gas engine am i right? Well no, but its probably just as confusing if not as popularly debated, if for nothing else than the determination of marketers to brand their all wheel control system as being the only one to prevent you from hitting that… » 10/24/14 5:47pm 10/24/14 5:47pm

I'm a bit biased about these, but someone needs to pick up this beauty listed for $34,000 in Akron. 1995 Nissan 300ZX SMZ with only 28,500 miles. Steve Millen-tuned, twin turbo and awesome 90's Japanese styling. Way more rare than finding an NSX on the street, too. And it's got a proper big ole spoiler! » 10/13/14 8:53pm 10/13/14 8:53pm

2014 Honda Civic SI: The OppositeLock Long Term Review

Hey all, I hope you are doing fine! I haven't been here for the past 4 months so I understand things may have changed a bit. For those of you who don't know me and to understand how I ended up in a Honda, here are a few good reads for you. » 10/10/14 7:34pm 10/10/14 7:34pm

The 3rd Annual Race Of Gentlemen In Wildwood, NJ

The Oilers Car Club invaded Wildwood for the second year in a row and made quick work of mayhem all over. It was 100% pure awesome in extremely high doses. The event is comprised of several days all put together, I was there Friday night, Saturday and left Sunday evening. While I missed being able to take pictures… » 10/06/14 10:22pm 10/06/14 10:22pm