Patent Monster

When it comes to the development of technology and the goal of being the first to market with the newest features on vehicles patents have to be filed ahead of time to protect the company as the develop and create their ideas. One company filed more patents than any other in the automotive industry to […]

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It’s Not Dead Yet

The manual transmission has not quite gone the way of the Dodo Bird as of yet. While more cars than ever are only built with automatic transmissions and so many young drivers aren’t even exposed to how to drive a car that has three pedals we are seeing fewer and fewer vehicles with the ability […]

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It Must Be Halloween Again

At the very least it should be time for Halloween and the resurrection of some car models that have long gone away.  Possibly that is an Easter reference, but I digress.  We have seen cars come and go over the years and models that make it and some that don’t.  Unfortunately there are several models […]

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One Tough Truck: Toyota’s Tacoma

For a glorious vista, Tacoma Washington is the place to be.  With glorious views of Mt. Rainier and the Puget Sound surrounding the city, it’s a photo opportunity waiting to happen.  For a rugged, rough, and tumble truck, the Toyota Tacoma is what you want to drive.  Backed by a fantastic reputation from Toyota, the […]

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Tech for Less

No matter what car you choose to drive anymore you want to have some cool features.  Whether it’s as simple as having power windows and mirrors or as advanced as some of the nearly autonomous features on vehicles we have now, the more tech you have the more you can brag.  Even though horsepower still […]

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