I just got back from driving the 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package. You’ll see the review tomorrow, but I just wanted to note quickly how much I like the off-center badging on the car’s front grille. It’s classy. Obviously, this isn’t the only Mustang that does it. The GT350 also has an off-center Shelby logo. I find it aesthetically … [Read more...] about Off-Center Badging: Good
Sunday will see the final race of the 2019 IndyCar championship take place at Laguna Seca in California, and the title has yet to be decided. Who’s going to be the one to take it home? There are four drivers in contention this year from three different team, albeit with several different routes to the championship: Josef Newgarden from Penske has 593 points, Alexander … [Read more...] about Who’s Winning The IndyCar Championship This Weekend?
You’ve seen the annual “Top Safety Pick” car ads and the crash-test videos, with cars slammed into objects as their own debris pours down around them like a snowstorm. Perhaps the latter even convinced you not to buy a car you so desperately wanted. But that’s just a small part of determining which vehicles on the market are safe and which fall … [Read more...] about How Your Car Gets Crash Tested
On October 23, an arbitrator will sit down in Uber’s New York office and hear arguments in a case that could determine the ride-hail giant’s future. It is not about the employment status of a single driver, but rather the very legality of Surge Pricing, Uber’s flagship feature that adjusts the price of rides according to supply and demand principles. If the … [Read more...] about The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Is About To Be Tested
The Bugatti Baby II, a new take on the tiny car founder Ettore Bugatti made for his youngest son’s fourth birthday in 1926, is a lot of things. You could call it a revival of history, as Bugatti does, or perhaps “the only Bugatti most of us can afford.” Or you could take the most direct route, which is a $33,000 kiddie car for the rich that sold out … [Read more...] about Bugatti Sold Out Of Its $33,000 Kiddie Car In Three Weeks