The McConaughey Factor: A Comeback for Lincoln?

The luxury small crossover segment is HOT right now. And it’s getting hotter by the minute with new entries like the Mercedes GLA and Audi Q3. So smartly, the water treading Lincoln has thrown it’s hat into the ring with the good looking 2015 MKC. A vehicle people are noticing because of some very quirky commercials in which Mathew…

Perfect Urban Car: A review of the BMW X1

“Have you driven Martha’s new car?” A family friend asked me at dinner one night. “The steering is way too heavy!” “Yeah!” Her husband agreed. “There’s definitely something wrong with it.” My godmother had gotten a slightly used (less than 5,000 miles) 2014 BMW X1. “It’s a BMW, it’s not heavy, it’s just sportier and…

Driving The Fiat 500

This week I had the opportunity to drive a Fiat 500. My neighbors got one this spring and they were kind enough to let me take it for a spin. The 500 is a modern revival of the iconic compact car which Fiat sold almost 4 million units of between 1957 and 1975. In 2007,…

BMW announced its newest family member; the 2 Series.

Earlier this week, BMW made it official. The 1 series is out and the 2 series is in. Following the company’s newer nomenclature strategy of designating two door models with even numbers and four door models with odd numbers, the second generation 1 series coupe and convertible is becoming the 2 series. The 2 series…

Just in time for Halloween; spiders in your Toyota!

Toyota is recalling roughly 800,000 cars because the condenser used for the air conditioning system can cause condensation to drip on a control unit for the airbags, causing a warning light to come on. The issue Toyota didn’t mention in the official recall was that it also creates an attractive environment for spiders! The dripping…