October 06, 2009
As a middle class citizen, I can honestly say I don’t know anyone who has not been affected by the economy lately. Everyone from top to bottom is affected to some degree. Some of us have seen ..
December 13, 2008
I need a new Cadillac. It won't cost much because I own the company. General Motors. That is. Oh yes, I own it. Or will shortly. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House of Representatives told me she is ..
December 10, 2008
There's always safety in numbers and this appears to be true for the big three automakers in the US. Each individual company has had its own problems over the years, but at the end of the day falling .
November 23, 2008
In what seems to be a parade of announcements, the latest news is the federal government has agreed to take on the burden of a vast majority of the $306 billion dollars in bad assets carried by ..
November 20, 2008
Tom LaSorda, left, CEO of Daimler Chrysler AG's Chrysler Group, Rick Wagoner, center, CEO of General Motors Corp. , and Alan Mulally, CEO of Ford, I am having trouble getting my mind around this ..
November 18, 2008
If you do not believe this example is fair, how do you believe Toyota, Honda, other car manufacturers, regional bank and others are feeling? The US Government is “saving" poor management and ..
November 18, 2008
With every company and individual in America asking for a ‘bail-out', how can corporations as large as Ford and GM be asking for bail-outs too? Truth is, most corporations are so top heavy in ..
November 08, 2008
Pontiac is an 82-year-old brand, known for its affordability, style and performance. The 2009 models are designed to move the Pontiac brand onward and upward. On October 2nd and 3rd, GM invited me to .
September 18, 2008
Opel and Saturn: An Unlikely Pair Automotive enthusiasts familiar with the Saturn brand of vehicles can get a strong hint where the nameplate is going by keeping their eyes on German automaker Opel. ..
September 18, 2008
A not so new Pontiac model will be making its way to the market in Spring 2009, and if you think you've seen the car before, you're right. Currently being sold in Canada as the Pontiac G3 Wave, GM ..
September 17, 2008
Ford's industry leading F-150 Series pick up truck has certainly taken it on the chin a lot lately. Over the past three decades the truck has been the best selling vehicle in America, but its top ..
September 07, 2008
So you picked out your project car and you are ready to get to work but. . . . .before you break out the tools you need to have a plan. As a Restoration Technician I can tell you from experience that .
September 05, 2008
When it comes to brand excitement, Buick doesn't jump to the top of the heap. Long noted for building near-luxury cars more akin to Cadillac, Buick hasn't had too many exciting models to brag about ..
September 04, 2008
If you own a Porsche or are thinking about buying one, you must be surely concerned about its maintenance. Although the company provides a manufacturer's warranty with the purchase of car, but it is ..
July 30, 2008
Some weeks ago I encountered a quote from Einstein: "Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts. " While I found the quote to be very insightful, it was ..
July 12, 2008
General Motors, once the biggest companies in the world is now on its knees in search of new capital, consumers, respite from oil prices and most importantly profit! The biggest car-marker which once .
July 08, 2008
There are many differences between domestic US trucks and international trucks. One of them is that international truck mpg (miles per gallon) figures are rated much higher than their US counterparts .
July 02, 2008
We all remember how TV programs used to be sponsored, therefore, TV chefs on the Internet with GM sponsor is a pleasant recollection of the old times. It seems that today, advertisers are targeting ..
July 02, 2008
This year has been tough on the auto industry worldwide, for the most part due to rising fuel prices. The North American automobile industry has been especially hit. The biggest buzz seems to have ..
June 30, 2008
In the news today there is yet another story of how several thousand jobs may be cut from one of Americas big 3 automakers. Chrysler announced it may cut up to 10,000 jobs across three plants. ..
June 16, 2008
I have been to several conferences and meetings this week where there has been a discussion on genetically modified (GM) foods. With the current food shortages and rising food prices there has been a .
March 31, 2008
Electric cars look like conventional cars aesthetically, both when it comes to exterior and interior. The same great and pretty designs are available, and friends and family will hardly be able to ..
March 09, 2008
The partnership between automakers and satellite radio providers has proven beneficial for both parties, though it may be that the satellite radio providers have benefitted more than the automakers ..
June 09, 2007
Have you ever wondered what happened to genetically modified (GM) food? Does any of our food actually come from GM organisms, and does GM food have a future on the supermarket shelves? Growing ..
June 05, 2007
General Motors Corp. announced at its annual shareholders meeting that it would introduce four new hybrid models this year. A company spokesperson said four new models, all previously announced are ..