Cars and automobiles
6 Things You Need to Do to Get Your Car Ready for Winter
As a Houston resident, I don’t have to worry about harsh winters. On the day I’m writing this post, the temperature is 85 degrees in November. But I have had to deal with some freezing temperatures in the past, and I was unprepared. During one freeze, a sheet of... Read more
The 2016 Ford F-150 Platinum Edition is the Epitome of Texas Luxury
In places like Miami Beach or L.A., you can impress people by driving around town in a fancy Italian sports car. But in Texas, a pickup truck is the ultimate status symbol, and perched at the top of the heap is the Ford F-150 Platinum. Forget about your preconceptions... Read more
A Critical Auto Safety Feature You Don’t Want to Neglect
This post was sponsored by Monroe Shocks & Struts As my kids approach driving age, I’ve taken a greater interest in automobile safety features. My 15-year old daughter wants a pickup truck and my 13-year old son is eyeing sporty hatchbacks. However, I’m seriously considering making them share the... Read more
Protect Your Vehicle from the Dangers of Potholes
This post was sponsored by Monroe Shocks & Struts I live in Houston, TX, the fourth largest city in America. Houston is a great city to live in. The low cost of living, job opportunities and cultural amenities make it appealing to the thousands of people who move here... Read more
Luxury is Reimagined in the Vision Mercedes-Maybach Concept Car
Lately, Mercedes-Benz has been designing some intriguing concept cars. Last year, the brand unveiled the stunning F 015 Luxury In Motion. This autonomous concept was a huge hit among car enthusiasts and displayed Mercedes-Benz’s vision for the future. Their latest concept, VISION MERCEDES-MAYBACH 6, with its sensual, emotional design and... Read more
The BMW M5 Pure Metal Silver Limited Edition is a Precious Machine
Silver has long been valued as a precious metal. When you combine it with the Ultimate Driving Machine, it becomes even more special. The BMW M5 Pure Metal Silver Limited Edition is a high performance business sedan, featuring the unique paint color Pure Metal Silver that reflects light more intensely than any other... Read more
7 Ways to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip
This post was sponsored by Monroe Shocks & Struts. All opinions are my own. The great American road trip is a tradition. Each year, countless families load up the car, truck, or minivan for adventures down our nation’s highways and backroads. But before you plan your trip, make sure... Read more
The 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO Delivers Ultimate Driving Pleasure
A couple of years ago, I attended one of those fantasy driving programs where participants get to drive the supercar of their dreams. I chose a McClaren because they are rare in my part of the country. Other guys lined up for the Ferraris and Lamborghinis. But the longest line... Read more
Yes, Volkswagen Does Make Pickup Trucks
We all know that Volkswagen makes a wide range of automobiles such as compact cars, family sedans, SUVs, and the iconic VW Bus (which will be all-electric in its latest iteration), but pickup trucks are not vehicles most people associate with the brand. VW plans to change that perception... Read more
The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Concept Showcases Italian Design
There is no question that Aston Martin designs beautiful production cars. But the automaker’s creative vision is fully realized on their concept vehicles. Take the latest Aston Martin concept car, for example.  The Vanquish Zagato Concept is a gorgeous expression of Italian design. The Vanquish Zagato Concept was created... Read more