Automatic transmissions these days are great. Hell even in my 2011 Ford Flex, when I put my foot into it to merge onto the highway or such it will kick down quickly and wind out to 6000 RPM. Manuals are nice, but in stop and go city, the auto is far superior » 11/11/14 7:02pm 11/11/14 7:02pm

It is so hard to decide.. From the return of Torch's Beetle, to the Veyron VS Imaginary Pelican... It is difficult to choose. I have been browsing the site since the hour of launch 10 years ago.. there have been so many stories every one interesting in its own way. » 10/11/14 1:15pm 10/11/14 1:15pm

For me it was when I flew out of EWR (Newark NJ) after some training. For the flight to Toronto they had only the 2 very small TSA checkpoints to service all the "International" passengers. It was slow, extremely rude TSA agents (that is kinda redundant I know) and just the condition of that airport made me feel like… » 8/07/14 11:41am 8/07/14 11:41am

The car hobby means many things to me. As someone who loves the beauty of the mechanical I get as much satisfaction seeing a hand welded exhaust manifold as someone else may get from seeing the Mona Lisa for the first time, or hearing an opera. The same things that attract people to art, music and literature are the… » 7/25/14 1:43pm 7/25/14 1:43pm

I have not had any problems with a car repair myself but a friend is going through some tough problems with a car he just bought brand new. He has put less than 2000km on the car as it has already been in the shop more than 8 times. He has had the car in for repair for exactly half the time he has owned it. He has… » 7/15/14 1:21pm 7/15/14 1:21pm