Since transportation is completely relevant to Jalopnik, I thought this was interesting. »
Told me my big promotion went through and I officially move up on Sunday (or rather move into the 4 month training phase). »
I finally got around to getting an avatar. No longer am I the most prolific set of green pixels in the Kinjaverse. I had to reach in the way way back of the Internets to find my old car: »
Three years ago I wrote the article titled “The Death of BMW’s M Brand” saying that the BMW M cars had become the Ultimate Poser Machine. But I didn’t realize how right I was until last Saturday when I went to a Chicago Region SCCA Autocross. There were two BMWs in a field of nearly 100 and both were from the 1990’s.… »
So here’s a somewhat related song from the most underrated group of all time. Thanks to the interesting way my finals are scheduled, I’ve got my biggest one done and a week of literally nothing. No classes, no finals until next Tuesday.
The supercar completed the fastest lap on the Nordschleife in just 8’04’’: a record-breaking time amongst all cars with engines under 250 HP and in line with times set by sports cars with much higher prices and more powerful engines»
You know what’s good? The Buick 3800. Also, forced induction. And torque vectoring. And leather. And heads-up displays. And sunroofs. Fortunately for humanity, the Pontiac Bonneville SSEi exists and has all of these things. And fortunately for me, I get to drive one on a regular basis. »
From the Planes You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of Department of Planelopnik, we bring you the Beechcraft XA-38 Grizzly. The A-10 isn’t the only attack aircraft built around a gun. The XA-38 was intended as a replacement for the Douglas A-20 Havoc, and was built around a forward-firing 75mm cannon for attacking armored… »