Road Trippin’ in the 2017 Audi A4 2.0T Quattro S-tronic

Road trips are great ways to test cars. Long periods of time behind the wheel. Lots of miles. Lots of time to play with all the different options and features. A chance to really get a feel for a car.…

Road Trippin’ in the 2017 Ford Escape SE

I had a road trip planned with my 11-year old son for the upcoming weekend. A travel swim meet to Virginia Tech; about 500 miles round trip. You always want a good car when you get a chance to spend…

General Grabbers All-Terrain Tires and Method Race Wheels from Tirerack.com

The most common modification made to a stock Jeep, and the one that makes the single biggest impact, is wheels and tires.  Even before you buy a Jeep you’re thinking wheels and tires. How big can I go? How big…

2017 Nissan Armada Platinum 4WD Road Trip

My 11-year old son and I were heading to Rehoboth, DE for a travel baseball tournament – a 280 mile road trip consisting of highway, country and beach road cruising. When I found out I was going to have the…

2017 Volkswagen CC R-Line Executive Sedan with Carbon Road Trip

  Fall is travel baseball season and I was headed to Hershey, PA with my 11 year old son to play some baseball – a perfect opportunity to really test out the 2017 Volkswagen CC R-Line Executive with Carbon sedan.…

Toyota Prius Four 2016 – Best Fuel Economy without a Plug

I good friend of mine drives a 2011 Toyota Prius. She is a woman, mid-forties, liberal, mother of three, an environmentalist and a Democratic lobbyist. She cares about her carbon footprint. She cares about gas mileage. She’s a good Democrat.…

2016 Audi TT and TTS Coupe – Virtual Cockpit

Audi makes great cars. The engineering is amazing and they are always a blast to drive. I should disclose that I’m a huge fan of Audi. I put over 100,000 miles on an Audi A6 twin turbo commuting from McLean,…

Rugged Ridge Phase 3 – Black Bear Jeep LED Off-Road Lighting

Our third shipment from Rugged Ridge arrived today. Five boxes filled with goodies This shipment is for our third phase of the Roadfly Black Bear Jeep Build. We did a 4.5-inch suspension lift in our first phase. See Installation of 4.5…