When it comes to American sport-utility vehicles, they don't get bigger and more luxurious than the Cadillac Escalade and Lincoln Navigator. At least from what I can think of off the top of my head at the moment. While I will be quick to point out that the BEST option is neither of these two contenders, we do know there are folks out there that appreciate the brawny nature of these Ford and General Motors products.
By Leon Poultney T Range anxiety, a lack of charging points and general fear of the unknown are issues that continue to hamper the success of fully electric vehicles, which is why many manufacturers currently believe that a happy middle ground is perhaps the best way to tempt motorists into green er vehicles. That contented medium is a hybrid: a car that packs an internal combustion engine be it petrol or diesel and electrically-powered motors that typically kick in during low speed driving thus saving fuel or help boost performance when the smack is laid down thus taking a load off the engine.
Why It's Important: Keeping your car clean is like keeping your room clean, except everyone can see your car and gauge how dirty or clean you are. Grab ArmorAll's cheap but awesome vacuumto clean the inside of your cara bottle of Optimum's car wash for the outside of your carand make your car look brand new. The Cost Of Not Doing It: An unclean car will eventually attract dirt and grime that can damage your interior and exterior, and probably won't earn you any extra props from that person you like.
Why aren't young people buying cars and houses? Is it just the terrible economy, or are we seeing the beginning of a more fundamental shift toward public transit, car-sharing, and denser living, with longer-lasting consequences for businesses and families? That's the question Jordan Weissmann and I asked in our business column in this month's magazine.
A Florida turtle is hopefully continuing to swim comfortably after surviving a head on high-speed collision with not one, but two cars on Interstate 4 near Deltona on Monday, according the Daytona Beach News-Journal. The second car was driven by year-old Nicole Bjanes, who reported that the turtle was first hit by another car, then propelled up into the air and through the windshield of her Volkswagen Jetta as she drove along at a speed of more than 70 m. The turtle smashed a hole in the window, bounced off the passenger seat, and landed upside down on her dashboard, according to ABC News.
Cormac Breathnachrefers several times to his ass-carby which he means his donkey and cart. The sun was setting as I reached the wood in my little ass-car, and it did not take me long to select a place to spend the night. It would be hard to find a more suitable spot.
Every superhero needs a supervehicle—and the masked vigilantes in Kick-Assout April 16, are no exception. For the Red Mist character, played by Christopher Mintz-Plasse, producers tasked Ezra Lafayette of Ezra Design Group with amping up the look of a supercharged Mustang modified for drag, street and canyon driving. Click on the gallery button below for pictures of the build. They call it the Mistmobile.
But most of us simply get annoyed, manage to change the tire, find the tucked away whatnot, or diffuse the bomb anyway, and simply move on with life, not taking any action. Not Keith McKay. He did it for years, after all.