Editorials

The 75-Year Evolution of the Batmobile

The 75-Year Evolution of the Batmobile

This year, July 23rd marked a major celebration for a fictional protector who has fended off the most heinous criminals. Sometimes called the Dark Knight or Caped Crusader, the legendary comic book crime fighter is well known as Batman. Back on this day in 1939, DC would probably have no idea of the cultural significance […]

11 Nauseating Kinds of Drivers...

11 Nauseating Kinds of Drivers…

Certain types of driving habits just get under our skin.  And some of us, although we hate to admit it, have done something on this list.  If you are currently engaged in one (or more) of these activities, it is never too late to stop. The first step is admitting you have a problem… #1 […]

Why This Photo Inspires Sore Wrists...

Why This Photo Inspires Sore Wrists…

Girls in scandalously clad attire have been posing on automobiles for goodness knows how long.  The fastest, most exotic cars seem to have women of the same nature draped all over them for the cameras to capture.  They say sex sells and I suppose that’s true of the latest hot rod being loved on by […]

Burning Rubber in San Antonio: Why Tires Matter

Burning Rubber in San Antonio: Why Tires Matter

I really wanted to test drive the boats on the San Antonio River Walk.  They look like a lot of fun… except for that awkward steering. My lesson on the mechanics of Starboard and Port Tiller Steering would have to wait.  It was time to head to The Cooper Tire & Vehicle Test Center for […]

5 Best Vehicles to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse

5 Best Vehicles to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse

What a wonderful evening for you and your date, now strolling along after seeing the latest romantic comedy.  It’s a picture perfect moment of true love about to be suddenly interrupted by a crazed maniac leaping from the alley! He snarls and takes a hefty bite right out of your date! You run him off […]

Burning Rubber in San Antonio: Dual Irons & The Alamo

Burning Rubber in San Antonio: Dual Irons & The Alamo

Although my beloved home of Detroit was still asleep, I was wide awake at 5am. It was a cool Monday in the Motor City. Even in the summer, the mornings have a bit of a chill in Michigan. Yet the welcome from the American Airlines crew was warm. “Our pleasure to have you, Carl,” the […]

New Car Fairy Delivers Your Dream Ride

New Car Fairy Delivers Your Dream Ride

So great aunt Helga finally kicked the bucket.  She was a spritely, eccentric woman, living a long and lavish life.  She left you her house.  The Victorian mansion at the top of the hill all the townspeople avoid and believe is haunted.  Their suspicions are fueled by rumors abound insinuating dear, great aunt Helga is […]

Top 5 Used Drop-Tops for Summer Fun

Top 5 Used Drop-Tops for Summer Fun

There’s only one way to enjoy a car in the summer and that’s topless – topless as in “convertible”, that is. I could fill the page with “wind through your hair” clichés but I’m sure you can all picture the scene and imagine what it would be like to own your own convertible during the […]