The hysterical television ad for the Cadillac ELR luxury electric vehicle would have us believe this: “You work hard, you create your own luck, and you gotta believe anything is possible.” It’s also intended convince us that the mean-looking electric sedan is worth its $76,000 base sticker price. Unfortunately, my week driving the ELR revealed those marketing messages, while worth a quick chuckle on YouTube, to be hype. This vehicle is a glitzy dud.
The road trip has become a rite of passage for the average American family. It is more than just a simple journey on the road, it’s a rip-roaring soul seeking adventure where memories are created to last a lifetime. Unfortunately, the special family moments are often forgotten and instead your kids drive you up the […]
This week, I want to follow up my first blog about my dad (“Makin’ Do With Whatcha Have”) with a little piece about how I learned to “keep on, keepin’ on”. I come from a paycheck to paycheck, cut it close and take a risk, punch-the-clock, 60+ hours a week, Monday through Saturday, fix it […]
p38nsg bought this SUV back in the summer of 2007 with 101,000 miles on it. These photos were taken 4 years ago and the Range Rover has changed appearance slightly since then. Originally owned by a traveling sales rep, this Rover clearly was treated like a sales rep owned it and interior and exterior details were […]
Maserati has a glorious history of sporting achievements and an international reputation for producing great road cars. Now in its 100th year of production, the brand is adding a new, lower-priced, mid-size sedan to its lineup with the goal of dramatically increasing annual sales. The new four door, called the Ghibli, has Italian flair, a Ferrari engine and a lower price tag than Maserati’s other models that are all priced above $100,000.
Earlier this year I got together with my Travel Junkie friend, Kirsten Alana, to go on an adventure with the Land Rover Experience Driving School, at the Equinox Resort in Vermont. Neither of us had driven a Range Rover before and we were excited to get behind the wheel and drive off-road. We had no […]
Range Rover Mark III/L322 (2003 – 2012) The second major redesign of the Range Rover, which represented only the second major design update in 32 years, was officially launched at the Detroit Motor Show in January 2002. Designed during BMW’s ownership of Land Rover, the redesign was given a high priority by BMW, with a […]