Insight Owner Not Sweating Gas Lines In Houston

When we reported on lengthy fuel lines » 9/17/08 4:20pm 9/17/08 4:20pm in Houston after Hurricane Ike, we made an off-hand joke about Prius owners no longer being a target of ridicule for truck owners. Walking our way to the coffee shop we now call home we noticed, amid the trucks, a lowly first-gen Honda Insight waiting to fill up. Damon Reed, the…

Hurricane Ike Has A Big Appetite For C4 Corvettes

Hurricane Ike may snack on Mazdas » 9/17/08 3:00pm 9/17/08 3:00pm, but it clearly wants to fill its belly with . We're not sure if this was a shop or just the warehouse of an owner, but it's a popular vehicle in this area. If the photo makes you sad we'd like to remind you that, even if these cars were running, chances are they would have a tough…

What Car Is This Trapped Under The Ceiling?

When we woke up Saturday morning, the eye of Hurricane Ike having just passed us in North Houston, we found this waiting for us in my parent's garage. It actually looks much worse than it is. The top of a pine tree crashed into the roof over the garage, creating two holes that let water drip into the attic. The rain… » 9/16/08 2:20pm 9/16/08 2:20pm

Gas Lines Forming In Houston After Ike, Prius Drivers No Longer Target of Ridicule

Now that Hurricane Ike has passed, the Houston area is grappling with few working gas stations and many people wanting to drive. As the energy capital of the U.S., it's a strange site to see police guarding gas stations and lines crawling down the street and running through parking lots and neighborhoods. Though… » 9/16/08 12:20pm 9/16/08 12:20pm