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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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What Did I Drive This Month? January 2015 Edition

February 8, 2015 – 7:33 pm | 2,430 views | Edit Post

January was a packed month, what with the Detroit auto show kicking off several weeks of travel and test drives.

First Drive – 2015 Jeep Renegade

January 25, 2015 – 4:26 pm | 4,921 views | Edit Post
2015 Jeep Renegade

I spent much of last week in San Jose, California, testing out the 2015 Jeep Renegade.

Five Thoughts about the Auto Industry for April 8, 2011

April 8, 2011 – 4:20 pm | 2,159 views | Edit Post

Another week has come and gone, and with it a number of interesting trends and stories in the automotive industry that don’t always get covered by the mainstream press. Let’s take a quick look at a few of the goings-on that caught my eye over the past seven days.