How Money Is (Not) Made In Auto Journalism

Do you work in an industry that is fundamentally broken? If you do, does it leave you unsettled because you don't know how best to react? That terrible self-pitying need to sit and moan with your colleagues about the desolation of the wider situation set against the exciting knowledge that now is the time you might… » 1/16/15 3:00pm 1/16/15 3:00pm

Read The Car Review That Every Autojourno Has Tried To Copy

As I sit here, fresh from the elegant embrace of BMW's new 2002, it occurs to me that something between nine and ten million Americans are going to make a terrible mistake this year. Like dutiful little robots they will march out of their identical split-level boxes and buy the wrong kind of car. Fools, fools!… » 12/12/14 1:10pm 12/12/14 1:10pm

I Shat Myself In A Lexus Press Car

I was very excited when I saw that the Lexus GS450 hybrid was making an appearance on my weekly press-car schedule. While my fellow toilers on Automotive Grub Street fap themselves senseless over the Dodge Charger Challenger Hellspawn, I have different priorities. I love luxury, ease, fuel economy, and reliability. » 11/14/14 12:00pm 11/14/14 12:00pm

The New York Times Is Killing Its Autos Section

From Capital New York comes the news that the Automobiles section that runs in every Sunday issue of the New York Times was just killed in a memo, and will cease publication after the first of the year. » 10/29/14 11:55am 10/29/14 11:55am

Watch Me Talk Electric Cars On Nightline Tonight!

Remember back when I took that Leaf to a dragstrip? Of course you do — it's in your diary under the "What Jason Did Today" section, written in purple ink. Well, I did that as part of an ABC Nightline segment about electric cars, and I was just told it's airing tonight. So please watch it! » 8/21/13 8:11pm 8/21/13 8:11pm

SRT President Ralph Gilles Calls Edmunds Editor An 'A##'

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