Tag Archive: automotive

First Quick Peek – Montreal NASCAR

Here is a quick look at the Montreal NASCAR. A much more detailed video to come.

In Print – Education needed for higher speed limits

By Kay Layne, QMI Agency Sometimes you just want to get from “A” to “B” in the least amount of time. The Texas Department of Transportation is in the process of raising the… Continue reading

Breathalyzer Tests Now Required On all Vehicles In France

In France all vehicles must now carry a chemical or electronic breathalyzer. Officials are hoping this would help reduce drinking and driving. Authorities say that alcohol has been the main cause of mortality… Continue reading

Words to Drive By…

The longest journey begins with a single step, or better yet, with a turn of the ignition key.

Audi R18

Audi takes the R-18 to the Le Mans.

An Audi Smile

Sometimes you just need a little automotive silliness to get you through your day.  Thanks to www.goremy.com  for the following ditty. Lyrics to Saudis in Audis… Hey there hotty, hey there cutie want a ride… Continue reading

Shoot out to the Westside Tree-huggers! Prius!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GG568Q7-tkE

Bad boys ride in Prii (Yes, according to Toyota the plural for Prius is Prii).

General Motors De-Friends Facebook

GM has decided to stop advertising on Facebook.  According to the a source close to the automaker, the social media site was not generating enough buzz and sales.   Speaking to Reuters, Brian Wieser,… Continue reading

Honda Ad

Honda Ad

I do not know who created these ads but kudos. I am loving them. It is funny when you speak different languages, you always assume no one knows what you are saying. I have been burnt like this many a times. Enjoy this one.

 

Seat Ejection System – After Market

There are some wonderful car commercials out there at the moment.  Honda has one that makes me smile every time I see it.  Take a look and tell me what you think.

Kevin Williams may be a power player at GM Canada, but he’ll never forget his humble beginnings

The motivational story of Kevin Williams’ rise for a poor child from a rough neighborhood to one of the most powerful players at General Motors.

Automotive Journalist, Magazine Founder and Legend David E. Davis Dies at 80

  Sometimes we have to take a moment and acknowledge those who came before us. One such man is David E. Davis Jr. He was a Godfather of automotive journalism.  Davis died Sunday… Continue reading

Car Porn: Aston Martin DBS and V8 Vantage

by Kay Layne It is a week to Christmas so this time I am presenting two lovely porn stars. They are Aston Martin siblings; the DBS and the V8 Vantage. What I love… Continue reading

UNPRECEDENTED DEMAND DRIVES RECORD PRODUCTION AT ROLLS-ROYCE

By Kay Layne Happy Days are here again! I am happy to announce that the worst of global recession is over! Now you are probably wondering how I can claim to such a… Continue reading

Women Automotive Designers

Here is an interesting article by Stuart Schwartzapfel about women automotive designers. While I do not agree one hundred percent with some of the over simplified reasons given to explain why women have… Continue reading

Chrysler Recalls over half a million vehicles

Chrysler Recalls over half a million vehicles

New Powerful “Green-ish” Bentley

By Kay Layne The good folks over at Bentley said today that they will be unveiling their new Supercar on March 3rd. They are not saying much, but they claim it will be… Continue reading

Move over General Motors, Toyota is number 1

By Kay Layne For the first time in decades Toyota Motor Corp. has outsold General Motors Corp. to become the world’s biggest automaker. Toyota outsold GM in 2008. There was another first for… Continue reading

iPhone Automotive Applications

I must admit that I am somewhat “cellular-ly” challenged. I get a cell phone, learn its features and use the phone. I will continue to use the phone until one of the following… Continue reading