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'Why Driving Matters' Survey Shows Strong Interest Owning Classic Cars From Gen Z and Millennial's

'Why Driving Matters' Survey Shows Strong Interest Owning Classic Cars From Gen Z and Millennial's

Despite Great Recession axe-to-grind predictions that the American love affair with cars and driving was waning, millennials and Gen Zers now report they are more likely – not less - to want to own a classic or collectible car than their parents and grandparents, according to the 2020 ... Continue reading

The Drive Home “Driving Forward”

The Drive Home “Driving Forward”

The road may have been bumpy, but our wheels haven’t stopped turning… we’ve shifted gears, and we’re driving forward. With the announcement of the cancelation of the 2020 North American International Auto Show this spring and the government directed closures and limitations on gathering sizes related to COVID-1 ... Continue reading

Ford Bronco Overland Concept Shows Off At Vintage Bronco Owners Event

Ford Bronco Overland Concept Shows Off At Vintage Bronco Owners Event

Ford revealed a Bronco Overland concept to kick off this year’s Bronco Super Celebration East in Townsend, Tenn. ... Continue reading

Lamborghini celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Urraco

Lamborghini celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Urraco

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Lamborghini Urraco, unveiled at the Turin Motor Show in late October 1970. This model immediately stood out for having introduced technical solutions that were very innovative for the time, thanks to the contribution of engineer Paolo Stanzani, the technical father of the Urr ... Continue reading

No Truck Like An Old Truck - Keep On Trucking With A Mercedes-Benz LP 333 and L 5000

No Truck Like An Old Truck - Keep On Trucking With A Mercedes-Benz LP 333 and L 5000

The only thing which classic trucks from the 1950s and 1960s have in common with the current Mercedes-Benz Actros is a steering wheel and wheels. No trace of driving comfort, automatic transmissions or intelligent driver assistance systems. ... Continue reading

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel"

THE ETHANOL PAPERS - Massive 600-Page Book Provides "The Whole Story On Ethanol Fuel"

THE ETHANOL PAPERS is a rough-and-tumble, no holds-barred examination of the ethanol vs. gasoline issue. ... Continue reading

Climate Change Alarmism Is No Friend to Ethanol

Climate Change Alarmism Is No Friend to Ethanol

Since at least 2009, I've been cautioning against using catastrophic man-made climate change as a tool or excuse for why America and most other nations should be adopting strong ethanol fuel programs. ... Continue reading

Harrods Creek Kentucky St. Francis In The Fields Mission-Driven Car Show October 3, 2020

Harrods Creek Kentucky St. Francis In The Fields Mission-Driven Car Show October 3, 2020

Mission-Driven Car Show Saturday, October 3, 2020 10:00 AM 3:00 PM We are pleased to welcome car owners and enthusiasts back for our annual Mission-Driven Car Show, which benefits our missions in David, Kentucky and the Dominican Republic. This will be an outdoor event and we are requiring masks and encouraging physica ... Continue reading

Open Letter to Chevron Lubricants - Common Fuel Related Problems for Boat Engines

Open Letter to Chevron Lubricants - Common Fuel Related Problems for Boat Engines

Hi Joe - I just finished reading the story you wrote on August 21st for the Chevron Lubricants website regarding common fuel problems for boat engines. ("Common fuel-related problems for boat engines And how to avoid them." My finding and reading of your story came at a surprisingly coincidental time: I just finished r ... Continue reading

NHTSA Recall Summary - September 21, 2020

NHTSA Recall Summary - September 21, 2020

Recalls, Mercedes Benz, Ford, BMW, Jaguar, Lincoln, Buick, Chevrolet, Tiffin, Forest River, Jayco, Coachman, Others, if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in ... Continue reading

SARATOGA MOTORCAR AUCTION SET FOR SEPT 19

SARATOGA MOTORCAR AUCTION SET FOR SEPT 19

Of interest to the collector car realm, we are the last live auction on the calendar, one of but a few in 2020, and we also have the movie car CHRISTINE on offer, a fun and recognizable movie car. ... Continue reading

Maserati MC20:The Brand's New Super Sports Car - Chills

Maserati MC20:The Brand's New Super Sports Car - Chills

Maserati MC20: the Brand's new super sports car MC20 marks the beginning of Maserati’s new Era The new Maserati super sports car is a worthy successor to the MC12 A car with a racing DNA 100% Made in Modena and 100% Made in Italy Modena, September 9th2020 – Maserati enters the new Era with MC20, the new super sport ... Continue reading

2020 Lexus RC F Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Lexus RC F Review By Larry Nutson

2020 Lexus RC F Review By Larry Nutson- Cars, those 2-door coupes, convertibles and 4-door sedans, comprise about 25 to 28 percent of U.S. new vehicle sales. They will most likely continue as such, although auto makers are dropping some 2-door models from their lineup. ... Continue reading

Great Drives; In A Ford GT From London to Folkestone to The Nürburgring to Obsteig to Monaco to Romorantin-Lanthenay to Le Mans to London

Great Drives; In A Ford GT From London to Folkestone to The Nürburgring to Obsteig to Monaco to Romorantin-Lanthenay to Le Mans to London

The fastest lap ever driven during the 24 Hours of Le Mans took less than 3 minutes and 34 seconds (3:33.483 in 2002); for one lucky enthusiast, it took 41 years. Wheeling a lipstick red Ford GT under the Dunlop Bridge at Le Mans on a glorious afternoon in July, I fully recognized what a charmed life I have led. ... Continue reading

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