Electric Car Real Economics

When I was at the 2010 San Francisco Auto Show, I had a chance to explore the Chevy Volt and Nissan Leaf in considerable detail. I was particularly impressed with the Chevy Volt. It is a nice looking car, and seems to have impressive features. It actually had me thinking about trading in my gas … [Read more...]

San Francisco Auto Show 2010

If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, its time again for the San Francisco Auto Show. It's an opportunity to see the world’s major auto manufacturers show off their stuff. At this year's show you can see the 2011 cars, SUV’s, trucks and vans from manufacturers including: Acura, Aston Martin, … [Read more...]

Technology for Preventing Car Crashes

Lately, I've noticed several car commercials emphasizing the car's ability to anticipate and prevent an accident. It appears that automobiles are finally catching up with technology. Motor vehicle accidents are one of the leading causes of death in America, and more than 90 percent of fatal … [Read more...]

Dodge Charger Car Review

For the past two weeks I've been driving a new Dodge Charger. After driving the Ford Mustang several weeks ago, this further worked me through my high school car wish list. Not that I could afford either of these cars back then. I was quite surprised at how different the Dodge Charger is to … [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...]