Archives for July 2010

Triumph Bonneville Review

The Triumph Bonneville was first introduced in 1959 and quickly became one of the most appealing motorcycles of its era. In 2010, Triumph released a replica of the 1960 Bonneville T120 in its classic blue and grey color scheme, blade style mudguard and integrated headlamp/instrument … [Read more...]

BMW 5-Series

I should probably start with this disclaimer, I currently drive a 2004 BMW 530i. This was the first year of the new design. It also was my first BMW. I bought it because of how it looks, but quickly discovered I like it best for how it drives. There is some truth to BMW's slogan, "The Ultimate … [Read more...]

Dodge Ram 1500 Review

Owners of pickup trucks tend to be a very loyal group. You love what you drive, be it Dodge, Ford, Toyota, or whatever, and hate everything else. Nothing seems to anger in a pickup driver more than seeing their truck bashed in a head-to-head competitive review. I've driven a wide variety of trucks, … [Read more...]

Kawasaki Ninja 250 Motorcycle Review

Recently, I've had several guys express an interest in learning to ride a motorcycle. They want to know how to get started. Unless they are adverse to sport bikes, I've had two suggestions: the Kawasaki Ninja 250 motorcycle, and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation training class. I bought a 2009 … [Read more...]

MotionX GPS Drive Navigation for iPhone Review

Up until a few weeks ago, my idea of driving directions was printing off a Google map before going somewhere new. I've considered getting a navigation device before, but it never seemed worth it. I don't need directions that often, an opinion not necessarily shared by my wife and kids. The majority … [Read more...]