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Some Cars I Can’t Review

You'll probably never read a road test review by me of the Nissan Leaf, or the Chevy Spark, or the Toyota RAV4 electric. And that may tell you every thing you...

What Race Tracks Can Teach Us About Government Roads

Thoreau said, strike at the root. Ok. Here goes:  If roads were not government-owned all the abuses currently perpetrated by the state upon harming-no-one motorists would disappear. For instance: One of the excuses...

A Small Thing Can Lead to Big Trouble

Let's say you're unlucky enough to live in a state that has a mandatory "buckle up for safety" law. But you prefer not to wear a seat belt - for any...

Cops Don’t Make Me Feel Safe

It has been said - and I agree - that the typical person (i.e., the person just trying to get through the day, do their thing) has more to fear from...

Is The Government Really Concerned About “Gas Mileage”?

There is a big problem with high-mileage cars - from the point-of-view of the government. Less revenue. Imagine an 80 MPG car - which could be built right now, easily, with existing technology....

The Truth About New Technology X

We reached the point of diminishing returns as regards vehicle emissions technology, probably 20 years ago. Maybe even 30. There was a huge reduction in smog-forming compounds as a result of...

Risk is Not Dangerous

Risk is fun – and risk is part of life. Otherwise, we'd never get out of bed. No, rewind some more. We'd never leave our mother's uterus. This idea that risk –...

Stuff That’s Gone Away

I guess everyone gets to that point in life where they start to say,  "I remember when... . " Here's some from me: * Economy cars were rear-wheel-drive - Today, only a handful...

No More Yes Sirring

It is an act of civility to be respectful toward others - but it's an act of cringing servility to call a cop "sir." It degrades the speaker and it elevates...

The Love Affair May Be Over…

Americans' love affair with the car may be headed for divorce court. The Pew Research Center did a study recently that says the number of people who still enjoy going for...
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