Are we Witnessing Another Tesla Killer

The entire automotive industry seems to have it out for Elon Musk and his team at Tesla Motors.  Whether it’s because they blatantly ignored tradition in every way or because they showed up the rest of the world with their luxury performance cars that are powered only by the batter cells in the floorboard is…

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A New Mercedes-Benz at Frankfurt

The Frankfurt Motor Show is better known as the IAA which is the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (obviously not an American English spelling at all).  This might make you think the new Mercedes-Benz concept car was named after the show, but it wasn’t.  The confusion is the fact that this new car is called the Concept IAA…

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The Wrong Decade but the Right Cars

The 1980s was a very unique decade in the automotive world.  While the time was mired by cars that felt underpowered and less capable than ever before because of the massive emissions regulations put on the industry there was also a great deal of awesome vehicles that become the bedrock for the vehicles we see…

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Camouflage isn’t Going to Get it Done

What seems to happen when we are anticipating a new model of any vehicle?  The vehicle is tested somewhere in a supposedly remote location with what is to be a layer of camouflage over it that is supposed to keep us from being able to see what the car will really look like.  Such was…

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BMW Gives You More and Only Asks for a Little More

The BMW sedans are great to drive and some of the best luxury models on the market.  The 3-Series has been one of the top sellers for BMW for across the board and the 4-Series is really not too far behind.  Even though our inflation has leveled off BMW has done some interesting math and…

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Is Diesel Heading Out the Door?

Diesel was never the preferred fuel for us here in America; it has always been in Europe for some odd reason.  The oil crisis of the 1970s which saw gas prices skyrocket caused us to panic a bit and turn to diesel in order to fulfill our fuel needs, but once the gas prices were…

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How Much Should You Pay for a Crossover SUV?

Even though we all want to know we are getting a great deal, some vehicles are expensive just because a particular name is on them.  Normally when a higher brand has its name on a vehicle it’s for good reason, offering a great deal of awesome features to support the need to have a more…

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