Category Archives: cars

Opinion: Self Driving Cars

Uber has just rolled out a pilot program in Philadelphia. Customers can request a self-driving car when calling for a ride. The program has spent 18 months in development and is being testing in Philadelphia because of the difficulties driving … Continue reading

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Wagons Ho!

I have noticed a trend in automotive design over the past few years. It seems that every vehicle wants to be a station wagon. Maybe they call themselves a wagon, maybe they hang on to the “crossover SUV” label, but … Continue reading

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Test Driving the Tesla, Part 2

The Tesla Model S is the highest rated car Consumer Reports has ever tested. Read the full story here. John Broder is not going to be happy. … Here is the original article I published in February, after Broder’s review … Continue reading

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Test Driving the Tesla

In the early days of the twentieth century, engineers tinkered with every form of power available; gasoline, diesel, electric, and even steam.  The biggest hurdle for electric cars for the past hundred years has been the size, weight, and quantity … Continue reading

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Electric Irony

I keep seeing that Nissan commercial that asks “What if everything ran on gasoline?”  Then they show the zero emissions Leaf and say “Then again, what if nothing did?”  It’s tempting to think I need one of those. Then I … Continue reading

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Superbowl Car Ads Get an Early Start

By the time the Internet gets done leaking, will there be any reason to watch the Superbowl?

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Plymouth Extra Grand Voyager

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