Cadillac's New Naming Convention Is Proof Alphanumerics Are Finished

Cadillac has been getting a fair amount of guff for their new CTx naming convention, both from us, and even less-car oriented media outlets. I don't necessarily think it's because the letters C, T and a numeral are that much worse than any other; I think it's because the whole alphanumeric trend has run its course. » 9/26/14 3:35pm 9/26/14 3:35pm

People Should Be Allowed To Drive Whatever Car They Want

There's been a story that's been going around a lot about a formerly well-to-do woman who found her financial situation crapify dramatically. Things eventually became so dire that she went on food stamps, which she collected in her Mercedes. That made everyone crazy, and carries an important lesson for anyone who… » 7/11/14 12:45pm 7/11/14 12:45pm

This Brutal NYT Mirage Review Is What's Wrong With Cheap Car Reviews

For some bizarre reason, CNBC decided that a bad review of the Mitsubishi Mirage was Big News, and so they featured it, and the writer on their show. They were right about one thing: it is a shockingly bad review. But not of the car. The bad part is the review itself, because it's everything wrong with the way cheap… » 5/29/14 3:40pm 5/29/14 3:40pm