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Cyntur JumperPack Mini Brings Old Truck To Life

Cyntur JumperPack Mini Brings Old Truck To Life

So, disclaimer up front: Cyntur wanted us to review their product (Cyntur JumperPack Mini) so they sent me one. Now that this is out of the way, let me say that this thing is awesome! It is very similar to all those cell phone back up batteries that have been out for a few years, except […]

Ford EcoBoost: 5 Million Strong

Ford EcoBoost: 5 Million Strong

In 2009, there were about 14,500 engines with Ford’s EcoBoost namesake.  At the time, I was a Master Certified Sales Consultant at Sioux Falls Ford in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  All of us sales guys loved the power of the EcoBoost but the quantities on the lot were certainly limited. By 2010 production had jumped […]

Nissan Z Series & Nismo Tribute

Nissan Z Series & Nismo Tribute

Nissan has come to great lengths with their GTR, but what about the Z lineup? Let’s step back in time with the original 240Z. I would like to give my regards and condolences to his family, Nissan Japan, and Nissan USA with the recent passing of Yutaka Katayama. Yutaka Katayama is also known as Mr.K, […]

How and Why to Upgrade Your Suspension

How and Why to Upgrade Your Suspension

Whether you like throwing your car sideways around a track, blazing the dirt trails of your local mountains, or feeling your car press down into the road when hitting high speeds, your car’s suspension is what allows you to do those things with stability, comfort, and control. It’s also what allows you to take turns […]

Infiniti Offers Lifetime Opportunity

Infiniti Offers Lifetime Opportunity

Racing gets into the blood and it’s not uncommon, for those who take it serious, to have big dreams.  Combine that with a passion for how things work, tick and move and a lifetime opportunity awaits through the Infiniti Performance Engineering Academy.  The program provides university engineering students a shot at working with Infiniti Red […]

Ram Trucks: Houghton's Heros

Ram Trucks: Houghton’s Heros

Reading by the warmth of the fire, with a cup of tea denotes a classic winter picture.  Yet, for the Ram Heavy Duty that writes its own books and prefers octane over Earl Grey, the perfect snow day is quite different.  The cold is something to be embraced, not tucked away from.  It’s an opportunity to […]

Look Who Wants To Make FCV Cars Popular

Look Who Wants To Make FCV Cars Popular

History FCVs, or Fuel Cell Vehicles, debuted in 1966, when GM made the Chevy Electrovan. However, at the time, they were very cost-ineffective. Therefore, GM put the idea on the backburner, and developed it without producing any more FCV cars for the next several decades.   It wasn’t until technology had caught up a bit with […]

Contest: Win a Free Lemur BlueDriver for Your Best Car Story!

Contest: Win a Free Lemur BlueDriver for Your Best Car Story!

  Frustrating being at the repair shop, feeling like you got the run around . . . Tell us your WORST, most HILARIOUS and downright RIDICULOUS experience with a repair shop or service facility.  Did they try and sell you a muffler belt?  Or insist everything on your car was broken?  We want to know […]

Anyone Else Going to Kick Ford in the Balls If the New Focus RS Doesn't Get AWD?

Anyone Else Going to Kick Ford in the Balls If the New Focus RS Doesn’t Get AWD?

At this point, we are all waiting impatiently to see what the Ford Focus RS will be like in its production uniform. Since the introduction of the 2012 Focus, the US has finally been brought up to global standards with the Focus. Before that we just kept getting the same warmed over junk that came […]

Cobra CDR 900 HD Dash Camera Review

Cobra CDR 900 HD Dash Camera Review

Be it short runs to the grocery store or long road trips, the Cobra CDR 900 HD Dash Cam is ready to capture the action! Professional drivers will like the CDR 900’s ability to record the track while the everyday family can appreciate the security it provides.  Social media gurus will enjoy posting their daily […]

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The Year 2035 – What Should we Expect in our Cars?

With the start of a new year, I thought that it would be worth jumping ahead two decades into the future for a glimpse into your vehicular future. 2035 will be the culmination of the most incredible transformative period in the history of the automobile. Spanning the next twenty years, nothing will be the same […]

The New Bridgestone Blizzak and the Benefits of Winter Tires

The New Bridgestone Blizzak and the Benefits of Winter Tires

Heading out to the track, you don’t want to have low rolling resistance eco tires on your track toy. Likewise, you wouldn’t head out to do some mudding with high performance summer tires on your off-roader. So, why is that so many people who live in areas that get snow and cold temperatures every winter […]