The Automotive Industry, Briefly

Month: September 2018

Bringing Racing to Your Home

Bringing Racing to Your Home

As much as we like to talk about the fun of racing and scheduling some track time, most of us will never experience the fun and exhilaration of driving around on a track. Instead, we get to enjoy the fun and imagination of a racing […]

Toyota Continues to Make Investments in Youth Education

Toyota Continues to Make Investments in Youth Education

Toyota has been leading the way when it comes to donating a variety of programs and developing contests to challenge young students in various areas around the country to showcase their interests in a variety of science and technology programs. This development is a strong […]

Who Would Turn Cars Into Crossovers

Who Would Turn Cars Into Crossovers

Mazda MX-5 Miata

Because crossover SUV models have become as popular as they have, and have shrunk in size over the years, many automakers have considered the potential of creating crossover models from the names of cars that we’re used to enjoying.
Ford teased a new Mach 1 EV recently which showed up with Mustang style riding higher on the road as a crossover and the initial reaction was a resounding “no” but it has us thinking that other cars shouldn’t be turned into crossovers either. Here are some that come to mind for you to enjoy:

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Bronco – A Special Blast from the Past

Bronco – A Special Blast from the Past

When it comes to reliving the glory days while anticipating what’s yet to come, we seem to do it better in America than anywhere else. We love our used Ford Broncos and we eagerly await the new model. As different brands have revived old nameplates […]

Robotic Testing You Might Not Think About

Robotic Testing You Might Not Think About

The different auto brands around the world have been testing vehicles for safety and security since the early 1930s. It might not feel that way because the seatbelts didn’t come until later, and the crumple zones even later than that, but it’s true. In the […]

The Chevrolet Colorado Offers You More Off-Road Performance

The Chevrolet Colorado Offers You More Off-Road Performance

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

If you thought the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 was an extreme off-roading machine, you’re going to be amazed by the upgrades that have been made to create a new version of this truck.
Not only will you see a new off-road truck for the drive, this new model will include the benefits of a full manufacturer warranty that makes it easy to have the peace of mind you want even when you take this truck on the trails. The new version of the Colorado ZR2 is now called the Bison which gives it a tough name for you to admire.

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Future Models We’re Looking Forward To

Future Models We’re Looking Forward To

Over the next few years we’re going to see several new models of cars that we admire and want to drive offered on the market, from BMW, Cadillac, and more. The model years between 2019 and 2022 will bring us a variety of excellent new […]

2019 Chevrolet Cruze: Comfortable Competence in a Compact

2019 Chevrolet Cruze: Comfortable Competence in a Compact

The 2019 Chevrolet Cruze is so much more than just an ordinary small sedan. There’s a lot going on inside this marvelous vehicle. Most of the time when we think of a compact car, we think of a small sedan that squeezes us in and […]

Getting a Better Look at the New BMW Z4

Getting a Better Look at the New BMW Z4

Getting a Better Look at the New BMW Z4

We’ve been waiting for a few years for the project that was a collaboration between BMW and Toyota to come to fruition. This project is expected to offer us a pair of sports cars from each brand that both have their own personality in keeping with each brand while giving something that each company had to offer to both sports cars. The first to arrive on the scene will be the new BMW Z4 with the Toyota Supra model to follow. With that in mind, we finally get to see and learn more about what the Z4 has to offer. (more…)

Stay Out of the Left Lane

Stay Out of the Left Lane

Why do we have more than one lane on highways? Not only are there additional lanes for a larger number of cars to drive on the road, but the lanes that are toward the center and left of the highways are meant for vehicles that […]