I am sitting here right a pile of recent R & T and C and Ds next to me, dutifully trying to catch up with my reading. I have been a subscriber since the late 80s, though, I recently had an email discussion with editor Travis about the magazine after I went all grumpy old man about the all truck issue. Read more
Now that is a genuine spoiler. We will miss you!
Best of luck, Mack. I’ve been really enjoying your F1 coverage and seeing your byline every Saturday and Sunday. When your internship ended last summer, I wasn’t convinced you actually existed in any more corporeal of a form than as a communal byline for all the Jalopnik staff’s worst takes, but I’ve really enjoyed… Read more
Re: Qualy — Classic Verstappen. Gets pole, still decides it’s worth ignoring yellow flags to try for an even faster lap. For a driver with such immense and obvious talent, his judgment (and concern for human life, as we could have had a Maldonado incident all over again) is atrocious.
Don’t ask me why I know this, but people who buy those for bulletproofing absolutely love the soft close mechanism, because the bulletproof glass makes the door heavier, and closing it like a regular door makes the entire car move about.... So instead they get their chauffeurs to gently align the door and let the… Read more
Thanks! Great comparison to early iDrive. It took BMW years of development to get iDrive right. Gotta have the fridge... and limited trunk space.