New York International Auto Show Day One: #Blessed To Be At #NYIAS

When I was just a wee lad growing up in the green mountains of Vermont there was a car show that took place every June just 20 minutes from home. It was a pretty good size show and featured everything from a Model T to a hot rodded hearse. Even then I felt very lucky to have been exposed to what I thought was a very… » 4/02/15 10:00am 4/02/15 10:00am

Seeking Off-Road Enlightenment In An LR4

This was my third time doing the Land Rover Experience but the first time in California. To simply say that the course in Carmel is different than the one in Vermont would be the understatement of the century. Of course you expect the environment to appear different but the trail systems are totally unique as well.… » 3/31/15 1:00pm 3/31/15 1:00pm

Hello, Oppo! And an Oppology. 

Opposite lock. Mmmmmm. OPPOSITE... LOCK. What a good name. What a great feeling to say such a wonderful word. The consonants are nice and hard at the end (all plays bared in mind) and the feeling is just right. This fertile space is filled with the minds of a once comment-only car enthusiast blog and tonight the… » 3/19/15 8:54pm 3/19/15 8:54pm

Wanted: Oppo's Info For Nashville, Austin & Everything In Between.

There will be a whole lot more on this little journey I'm about to take from"Music City USA" to the "Live Music Capital Of The World" but for now I'd simply like to get some information from my fellow Opponauts. I've been to Nashville before but only for 48 hours and I was on Ford's schedule which didn't allow for… » 3/17/15 10:00am 3/17/15 10:00am


Well it finally happened at work. One of our baggers was backed into by an older Hyundai Sonata (He's fine... she only hit the carts he was pushing in). The reason? He had no clue she was backing up. Why? Both of her reverse lights were burnt out! I've seen this quite often as well... so many cars have only one light… » 2/16/15 1:12pm 2/16/15 1:12pm