The Automotive Industry, Briefly

Automotive

What is Lugging Your Engine and Why You Shouldn’t do it

What is Lugging Your Engine and Why You Shouldn’t do it

The term “Lugging Your Engine” is meant to imply you’re making your engine work harder than it should to get up to speed. This means you’re in a gear that’s higher than you should be when you’re driving a manual transmission vehicle. This is extremely […]

If it’s the Future, Rinspeed has It

If it’s the Future, Rinspeed has It

Rinspeed is a Swiss automaker that has a reputation of having some of the most over the top and forward thinking prototypes for us to admire. This company offers some cars that can do a variety of things and has always been on the cutting […]

The Bomb Squad can Ride in Style; Sort of

The Bomb Squad can Ride in Style; Sort of

The “nine finger clan” as the Bomb Squad is affectionately called, mostly because some have lost fingers while trying to disarm bombs, now has a new vehicle that’s built just for them. This vehicle looks and rides like an off road dune buggy and is […]

Don’t Ever Do This; No Matter How Cool the Car Is

With the modern age of electronics and digital technology we now have quicker and more access to nearly everything. While this gives us a world that feels and seems smaller because we can more easily connect across continents it’s also opened the doors for new […]

Change Your Driving Habits to Match Your Transmission

The advancements made in the automotive world are nearly as many and as fast as the technology sector. Not only do we now see vehicles that have a wide variety of exceptional technology packed into their features, but we also see improvements in the mechanical […]

Car Companies Need to Learn from Packard

For many decades the Packard name was one that was admired. This was the name for cars that carried in a smooth engine, a brilliant ride and the top of the luxury market. This was the car company that carried Presidents, the royal family of […]

FCA Has Big Plans

The Chrysler division of FCA offers us only a few choices, but one new choice that has been shown off and celebrated recently is the Chrysler Pacifica. As the minivan replacement for the Town & Country the Pacifica gives us a minivan that is made […]

Fun at a Reasonable Price

Often when we think of a fun car we picture a top end Corvette, a Challenger Hellcat, a Porsche 911 or an exotic luxury sports car. While all these cars would be a lot of fun to drive and certainly awesome to own what makes […]

An Integration We Can All Benefit From

Many vehicles are now being made with better safety features and more driver information systems than ever before. One of the most important improvements we have seen in the recent auto industry is the inclusion of automatic emergency braking. This has been one of those […]

Autonomous Features Continue to Grow

The partnership between Renault and Nissan continues to be one that benefits both companies and the announcement has been made that has informed us they plan to offer more autonomous technology in ten vehicles between now and 2020.  These vehicles will be offered in the […]