This Ohio city’s plan to get more people to buy electric cars worked


Columbus, Ohio, exceeded its goal of more than 3,200 new BEVs and plug-in hybrids.  Giving someone a short test drive in a plug-in vehicle is the quickest way to get them to consider buying one.  Monty Rakusen/Getty Images   BY:Jonathan M. Gitlin/arstechnica.com In 2016, the city of Columbus, Ohio, won a nationwide Department of TransportationContinue reading “This Ohio city’s plan to get more people to buy electric cars worked”

Germany Is Betting Everything On Electric Cars


Image: Volkswagen   BY: Bradley Brownell/Jalopnik   Earlier in June the German government announced a huge economic stimulus package with sweeping incentives pushing the country toward an electric transit future. In all, the country will be spending some 130 billion euros on an economic recovery plan that involves cash for Germans buying electric cars, aContinue reading “Germany Is Betting Everything On Electric Cars”

Autos: The least and most to insure


  It’s official, the Mazda CX-3 came out on top this year as the least expensive 2020 vehicle to insure in our annual ranking of new models. Every year, Insure.com compares car insurance rates in every state for approximately 3,000 different vehicle models to find both the cheapest and most expensive vehicles to insure. WeContinue reading “Autos: The least and most to insure”

2021 Cadillac Escalade hit or miss?


In the late 1990’s, the demand for Sport Utility Vehicles was slowly growing.  The Automakers were scrambling to meet the demand for larger and more luxurious SUV’s.  Customers were optioning up SUV’s like the seven passenger Chevrolet Suburban and Ford Expedition. Cadillac Escalade was late to the party. By the time the eight passenger EscaladeContinue reading “2021 Cadillac Escalade hit or miss?”

Fresh not Frozen: More Sexy from South Korea ” Genesis G80


  You weren’t supposed to see this car.  The plan was to introduce this car at the Geneva International Motor Show.  But that show was cancelled.  A victim of the Corona Virus.  So international manufacturers are taking matters into their own hands and leaking pictures on their websites. The Genesis G80 is the middle child,Continue reading “Fresh not Frozen: More Sexy from South Korea ” Genesis G80″

Big Sexy From South Korea the Genesis GV80


Picture: Google Hyundai’s Luxury Division Genesis has been making noise in the last few years. However their car sales has been slow.  The good/bad news is so has every other car maker except one (T) sadly its an SUV world and Genesis is joining the party with its new GV80. Make no mistake, while GenesisContinue reading “Big Sexy From South Korea the Genesis GV80”

New Electric Cars under 30K


Concerned about Gas Prices? The average new Electric Vehicle sales for over 40K.  Chevrolet is offering super deals on the 2019 and 2020 all electric Chevy Bolt.  The 2019 has an range of 239 miles. The 2020 model 260 miles.   With Rebates up to $8500. the fun driving Bolt is a steal, other discounts areContinue reading “New Electric Cars under 30K”

Big Man Rides : 2019 Chevy Bolt vs Kia Nero EV vs Tesla Model 3


It’s a new world. In the not so distant future, vehicles fueled by dinosaur juice will be in museums. Many countries, including India and China plan to stop selling and manufacturing petrol based cars. To electrically charge a car, doesn’t require a large hole underground. Doesn’t rely on trucks or trains to transport gas orContinue reading “Big Man Rides : 2019 Chevy Bolt vs Kia Nero EV vs Tesla Model 3”

Dodge Charger “The American Car”


Drive on America roadways, many of the cars look alike. At dusk the Honda, Nissan’s,Toyota, Hyundai’s on the road often blend into one car. Even the Bimmers and the Benz can look like your pedestrian car. With exception of the newer Cadillac Escalade’s and the Volvo’s, most boxy boring SUV’s, look like all other SUV’s.Continue reading “Dodge Charger “The American Car””