Archives: 2016 Ford ...

Only written four years ago, this review already feels dated, since a US domestic was actually making a small car! It was not a terrible car by any means, but it was insipid, deeply mediocre; this kind of vehicle cannot electrify rapidly enough. Not the test car, but the colour and palm...

Just Go Drive

After lots of talking, and some work, and then lots more talking, at last I have a youtube outlet, Just Go Drive. Please watch, subscribe, like, and if you think its bad, refrain from hurting my feelings by saying so.  Great Drives USA, Nez Perce into Montana After listening...

2020 New Car Impress...

Toyota Corolla XSE Toyota’s Insect Face is growing on me Tidy and with just a little flair, IMHO Having been impressed with the Telluride, we carried this budget conscious mindset to the 2020 Corolla. I am not predisposed to love Toyotas, and certainly not small ones with...

2020 New Car Impress...

To get to know about a car enough to be inspired to write about it I usually need to spend about 1000 miles with it. The WAJ day offered about ten miles, but since the route was over fast sweeping roads, and included a switch back hill ascent and descent I found it plenty enough to reveal...

Tesla vs. Bentley an...

Recently l have delighted in confounding Tesla fans by telling them while their machines may be remarkable Mobility Devices, to me, they aren’t cars.  Cars, by their fullest definition, are Blower Bentleys or Mercedes SSKs. Or the Chevelle the teenage yet-to-be-Nascar legend...

Archives: 2014 Hyund...

This was one of three large execu-barges I tried over the same route around Pebble Beach. I experienced a different car each year, first this Hyundai, then a big Kia, and finally a Cadillac, publishing the stories with Autoshopper. The strategy of copying Toyota when they created the first...