Friday, November 15, 2019
Sometimes I fall into the train of thought that "bigger is better". In my mind, I want a big vehicle, with a big engine, that's packed with lots of features. The downside: a bigger vehicle usually comes with a...
I've never named my cars. Never. Okay, so yes, my first car, a 1972 Volkswagen Super Beetle, was named Lizzie. She was named by her previous owners, my parents, and it just seemed to fit the car. Since the...
Scottsdale, Arizona is hot and happening in the spring. Temps are in the 80s and higher, more than enough to make you sweat, but the heat rises another notch with all the hot major league baseball players in town...
Nothing tastes as good as a hot dog covered in toppings, eaten from your seat in a MLB ballpark. Give me an ice cold beer, a hot dog, maybe some nachos, peanuts and cracker jacks, and I'm ready for...
There’s some irony in the fact that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles flew me out to Montreal, Canada for the FCA Montreal winter drive program, and I was afraid to drive from the hotel to the track.  You see, no one...
I drove past a row of 2015 Chevrolet Colorado pick-up trucks at Texas Motor Speedway, and wondered does it drive as good as it looks? Well, I finally got a week in the driver's seat. Even if you are...
When the weather is beautiful in Texas, and you have a 2014 Toyota Highlander Limited parked in your driveway, there's like an unspoken rule: "You must take a road trip." Challenge accepted Toyota, as I told the family, get...
Typical Saturday night for me: home, lounging in my pjs. Last Saturday night: I'm in Dallas, literally rolling like a VIP with Dodge. The evening started with me riding shotgun in a Dodge Viper SRT, as the professional driver...
2015 Lexus RC F First Impressions Imagine a car that speaks to you. Not actual voices, like "your door is ajar". No, I mean a vehicle that seems to connect with you on an emotional and physical level. During my...
  Sunday morning at Texas Motor Speedway started with a chill in the air. I'm talking about the 50 degree temps with gusty winds, not the tension in the race for the chase. Ominous clouds lurked overhead, as I picked...