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. »
Do you need a car but have less than stellar credit? Are you tempted to buy a used car from a buy-here/pay-here lot? You need to know how these lots are different from other used car lots and that there might be help for you if such a deal falls apart. »
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. »
From karate chops to roundhouse kicks, cinema has seen its share of martial arts fights. Now, it's time to look at the ones that come out on top when the others went down for the count. The best, if you like. »
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.
1990 Miata with the Z3 body kit powered by a Chevy V6 making "approximately 300hp " coupled to a T-5 from a Camaro. Let alone the price of $13,000 with the reserve not met. »
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… »
Last week, I traded my '99 Grand Cherokee Limited V8 in for this '99 4Runner Limited with optional rear locking differential. My hope was the 4Runner would be more reliable than my Jeep. Well...as of today, I'm back to driving my Grand Cherokee. »
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.
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… »
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! »
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. »
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… »