11 Day 3300 Mile Super Road Trip (Day 10) Expressway To Vegas Baby!


I got an early start from Albuquerque.  Vegas was nine hours away. Interstate 40 was gonna get me home.  West bound 40 was beautiful, with an continuous changing landscape, from flat mountains , Red Desert and Mesas to mountains filled with tall green trees.a very entertaining drive. One thing I have learned to appreciate  isContinue reading “11 Day 3300 Mile Super Road Trip (Day 10) Expressway To Vegas Baby!”

Airline Travel: Passengers Treated Like Manure


This is Robin Hayes CEO of JetBlue Airlines.  He is seated one JetBlue’s newest plane the Airbus A321.  This picture is in current USA Today (6/29/2015) and I noticed the arm rest is up in the picture. Mr Hayes, seems like an average size man. Yet in the seat, he looks a bit Snug. JetBlue isContinue reading “Airline Travel: Passengers Treated Like Manure”

VW and Audi diesels reach out to U.S. drivers


Why do people buy diesel-powered vehicles? Should you consider one? By Mark Phelan/Detroit Free Press The ★★★ 2015 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen TDI station wagon and the ★★★ 2015 Audi A3 TDI sedan provide some answers to those questions. Both cars combine excellent fuel economy with lively performance, features that have long made diesels popular inContinue reading “VW and Audi diesels reach out to U.S. drivers”

Why you might own at Tesla or and Electric car in the Next Five years!


By CityFella A few years ago the State of California approved  rules requiring 15 percent of cars sold in California to be all-electric, plug-in hybrid electric or hydrogen vehicles.   This means in your an automaker 15%  of your fleet must be one of above. Compliance begins with model year 2018. Full compliance is expected byContinue reading “Why you might own at Tesla or and Electric car in the Next Five years!”

An Electric “HELLCAT”? Tesla’s S P85 D Somebody say zzzzzzzzzzzz “Hell Yeah, there Video!!!


Move over Hellcat….. The P85D  HERE!                                       Dodge Charger Hellcat                               Tesla’s  S P85D Horsepower                Continue reading “An Electric “HELLCAT”? Tesla’s S P85 D Somebody say zzzzzzzzzzzz “Hell Yeah, there Video!!!”

The Downside of Cheap Gas, Layoffs


As American consumers continue to celebrate record low gas prices there is the other side. The current prices is too low for most American oil companies to pump oil out of the ground resulting in thousands of layoffs, the numbers range from 10, to 40,000 from the Dakotas to Texas, low gas prices is takingContinue reading “The Downside of Cheap Gas, Layoffs”

Oman promises ‘true’ Arabia as it looks to boost tourism


A Muscat castle. Source: News Corp Australia FROM desert camping to luxury hotels, turtle-watching, and even the Arabian Peninsula’s first Italian-style opera house, Oman is hoping to carve out a place on the global tourist track. Heavily reliant on energy exports, the tiny Gulf sultanate is keen to diversify its economy, especially as the dropContinue reading “Oman promises ‘true’ Arabia as it looks to boost tourism”

Automobile Magazine Test’s Cadillac’s Newest Two Door


  By: Joe Lorio/Automobile Magazine LITCHFIELD COUNTY, Connecticut–Of all the luxury nameplates, Cadillac appears most determined to carve out an identity as the brand offering the liveliest driving experience. (We’re strictly talking passenger cars, of course—the new Escalade doesn’t exactly beg to be taken to the Tail of the Dragon.) Following the ATS sedan and the recentContinue reading “Automobile Magazine Test’s Cadillac’s Newest Two Door”

Portland Naked Bike Ride: A protest against’s Society’s Dependence on oil


By now it’s not much of a surprise to see thousands of nude cyclists riding through the streets of Portland come spring. “Oh look,” a passer-by might note. “It’s the naked bike ride again.”  The Portland version of the World Naked Bike Ride. The ride originated as a protest against society’s dependency on oil. ThomasContinue reading “Portland Naked Bike Ride: A protest against’s Society’s Dependence on oil”