How Many Miles Can You Drive?

For many years the idea of driving a vehicle for 100,000 miles was a serious accomplishment but today this is nearly a minimum number of miles you can expect. With more automakers adding longer powertrain warranties to their models than ever before there are many vehicles that can now last for as many as twice […]

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Toyota Performance Using Force

In the everyday driving machines that we see and use on the roads from Toyota, we don’t expect to see any type of forced induction under the hood, but that doesn’t mean the performance arm of Toyota won’t offer forced power. The benefits for the typical engines that are used in the coupes, sedans, hatchbacks, […]

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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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