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August 30, 2017 – 4:29 pm | 54 views | Edit Post

One of the reasons I bought my 1978 Datsun 280Z was because I was looking for a platform that was light, had strong aftermarket support, and was light-years away from the brand new cars I drive every day as an automotive journalist. I knew that putting a 40 year old car on a race track wouldn’t be as trouble-free of an experience as it had been with my previous track efforts – a 1995 Mazda Miata R package (sadly lost in a flood) and my (still owned) 2004 Cadillac CTS-V – which meant there was a lot of maintenance that had to be taken care of before I’d feel safe exposing it to a high performance driving environment.

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Unnamed Automotive Podcast Episode 13 Is Live

January 30, 2017 – 4:23 pm | 673 views | Edit Post

This week’s Unnamed Automotive Podcast talks about the 2017 Volvo V60 Polestar high performance wagon, Sami’s trip to England to drive the all-new MINI Countryman, and whether you should pay $61,000 for a tuner car.

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Unnamed Automotive Podcast Episode 9 Is Live

December 19, 2016 – 5:42 pm | 693 views | Edit Post
Unnamed Automotive Podcast Episode 9 Is Live

This week’s Unnamed Automotive Podcast talks about the 2017 Audi A4, the 2017 Volvo S90, and, as usual, self-driving cars.

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Unnamed Automotive Podcast Episode 8 Is Live

December 11, 2016 – 5:08 pm | 963 views | Edit Post
Unnamed Automotive Podcast Episode 8 Is Live

This week’s Unnamed Automotive Podcast sees us discussing the Roadkill Monza, shifter stalks, and Audi’s decision to build a ‘deep-learning’ self-parking system for a 1/8 scale car. Trust us, it’s funny.