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James Hunt Tribute McLaren

 I buzzed out on the bike to go see RUSH solo at a theater miles away.  Good car racing movie.  I remember always thinking (like most guys) that I might like to race a formula one car...until I attended a F1 race and then thought those guys were out…Continue

Started by Steve in General Car Talk Discussion! Oct 22, 2013.

Glow-in-The-Dark and Temperature Sensitive Road Markings.

Now this is a good idea!Highways in Netherlands will utilize glow in the dark powder to change the driver experience by changing the road surface, not the auto travelling on the surface.   More than just reflective coating, this powder gathers a…Continue

Started by Steve in General Car Talk Discussion! Nov 5, 2012.

Sleep With Your Car Not IN it.

Sleep With Your Car Not IN it.Several projects will allow an owner to elevate both car…Continue

Tags: car, apartment, singapore, garage, Garage

Started by Steve in General Car Talk Discussion! Oct 9, 2012.

Those Buzzed Italians are at it Again....Fiat to offer Coffee Maker in the 500

Fiat Gets CaffeinatedLeave it to the Italians to create the first in-vehicle espresso maker. With the new Fiat 500L, drivers can make their coffee and drink it, too. When the tiny …Continue

Started by Sierra P. in General Car Talk Discussion! Jul 19, 2012.

The Check Engine Light & What to Do About It. 5 Replies

A while back, I had the sphincter shrinking experience of driving along when suddenly I hear a little “ping” sound and notice that my check engine light had come on. This sound has terrified me for most of my adult life. Usually when I hear this it…Continue

Tags: light, maintenance, engine, check, diagnostic

Started by Jaylen B. in General Car Talk Discussion!. Last reply by dou7kvcjst Jun 14, 2012.

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Clearing Road of Snow in Japan. Let's see. 12 feet no problem in Japan vs. 12 inches equals disaster in New York?

After checking out this frozen highway (be sure and scroll down for the video's), you may want to view the much warmer Hana Highway.   And the amazing SIX DAY Road Repair after quake in Japan...

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Posted by GearMan on February 23, 2012 at 11:30am — 4 Comments

CES 2012 Show Cars..

Auto manufacturers are showing a larger presence each year at the Consumer Electronics Show that happens each January in Las Vegas.  Here are just some of show cars....

a MIGHTY Lexus for a change.

Audi Urban Concept Vehicle…


Posted by Timothy C on January 30, 2012 at 2:30pm

Why Can't they All be Beautiful? Cool Parking Garages

Is there any reason that we cannot make a parking garage eye-pleasing rather eye-raising?

Here are just a few examples of what CAN be done...…


Posted by Steve on January 18, 2012 at 1:10pm — 5 Comments

Old Bike, Old Boy, Great Sons. What a story about a Norton 750 Commando brought back from the brink!

O.K.  This story grabbed me on several levels.  

  • What a great project for two brothers to work on together for their Dad. 
  • The Norton Commando in black as pictured was absolutely my dream bike back in the day...( dream bike had slightly different forks, but other than that small detail, this is the bike!)
  • I just finished a motorcycle trip down the California coast with my son.  Hearing him describe it as "an Epic trip" to his friends may have been the…

Posted by Steve on August 14, 2011 at 9:37am — 2 Comments

The Top 10 Most-Stolen Cars

Curious which cars are among the most stolen out there?  It might just change your purchasing behavior, or at least get you to buy full coverage insurance!!  


The first time since 2002 SIX of the top ten most stolen vehicles were domestic brands.  Yikes, not good!  Ford was the winner at taking three top spots, then Dodge then Chevy.  


But for those of you who are 100% American made fans, don't worry - the top spot is still foreign...and that is the 1994 Honda…


Posted by Andrew on August 4, 2011 at 12:00am — 4 Comments




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