Something old and different for Friday 9-28-2018 (yes, there’s video)


Spotted on the streets of Sacramento  A vintage 1955 Buick Century Cailfornia Highway Patrol Car  These cars were specificly built for the CHP. They had the Special 48 coupe body, Century engines and Roadmaster brakes  (This was back in the day when GM built different engines and parts for each divison) They were among the … More Something old and different for Friday 9-28-2018 (yes, there’s video)

Family Brand


There are entire families who for whatever reason buy a specific car brand or make.   There are Ford, Chevy, Honda, and Toyota Families where most of the people in that family buy a particular make My parents brought me home from the hospital in an Old Green Buick Roadmaster, I’m not sure if it was … More Family Brand

Sexy Beasts-Volvo and Buick introducing Sizzling Wagons (Just don’t call them Station)


  Photos: Car and Driver  Not long ago the vehicle of choice for many families in the US was the Station Wagon.  Vista Cruisers, parked along side Ford, Chrysler and other stations wagons capable of carrying ten passengers filled the nation Shopping Malls. In 1984, Chrysler changed the landscape with its Mini Vans, the landscape … More Sexy Beasts-Volvo and Buick introducing Sizzling Wagons (Just don’t call them Station)

A Luxury Car that gets 45mpg, is the 2013 Lincoln MKZ for you?


When you think of Lincoln, you think  Towncar and Limos cars that whisk you away from airports or take you to posh events.  But never a car you would own. Buick and Cadillac has abandon grandpa, gone is the floaty numb cars of old.   The Lincoln Motor Company (new name) wants to change your perception on … More A Luxury Car that gets 45mpg, is the 2013 Lincoln MKZ for you?

The Best Cars That Almost Nobody Buys


If sales volumes accurately predicted quality, we might think Justin Bieber were a better musician than Mozart. But in many areas of life, the most popular things are not always the greatest. That certainly holds true for cars: the Ford F-150 and Toyota Camry may be the two top-selling vehicles in America, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they … More The Best Cars That Almost Nobody Buys

When a baby boomer with a gun wants to cut in line… Let him!


And that’s exactly what Anika Hannah did…….. She backed her car out of the line of a West Palm Beach Florida McDonald’s.    58 year old James Lee Cruz may have been hungry. or it could have been his overwhelming  desire to sink his teeth into  a   Filet O’ Fish or those crispy Chicken Nuggets. What ever the craving, he didn’t want … More When a baby boomer with a gun wants to cut in line… Let him!