6. May 2013
The wedding day is coming and you’re excited to party with your girls for the last time as a single woman. The limo pulls up, you pile in with excitement and no one would believe that this would be the last party of your life.
A horrific blaze that started in the trunk of Neriza Fojas’ bachelorette limo, consumed her and her five friends lives on what was supposed to be a beautiful night of memories before she got married in June, according to CNN. The 31-year-old bride-to-be and eight of her friends were traveling across the seven-mile San Mateo-Hayward bridge in San Francisco when the limo caught fire. (more…)
7. January 2013
Gas prices are going up and if there is a cheaper alternative, a lot of us are trying to find out how we can benefit from it. But some of the gas alternatives that use corn to produce that are being offered are not cheaper if the damage to the vehicle is factored in.
Car companies like Ford, Honda, Mercedes Benz, Chrysler, BMW are voiding warranties for anyone using E-15 gas which is an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved gasoline that includes more ethanol. Car companies are reporting that the gasoline is so treacherous on their engines that they will not pay up if consumers use it in their vehicle. (more…)
20. November 2012
Is it time for everyone to drive around with a disclaimer on their car? I mean, it appears that, at least for some, this is necessary in order to keep folks from getting their car vandalized, getting dirty looks, and being on the receiving end of someone’s middle finger.
President Obama’s haters are dredging up old stuff just to give them a reason to pout and stomp louder before his new administration begins. The $51 billion government bailout to GM in 2009, has these dumb folks lashing out at Chevy Volt owners, according to Yahoo! News. (more…)
15. November 2012
How many times does one have to see a PSA on drinking and driving? There’s always someone out there that swears they driving is not affected by their drinking. Some even think they drive better after drinking.
Kristin Lynes Howard, is an ER physician in Wellesley, Massachusetts, that must be one of those drivers. But, unfortunately, she is wrong. As she left a grocery store parking lot, her car took to the air hitting a fence, a granite pole, and then, literally, dived into traffic. (more…)
1. November 2012
Well it seems that we’re not the only ones that think Donald Trump needs to stick to his casinos and hotels because everything else is a major fail. He is clueless on any issues that affect the common man and tries to get the country revved up with rhetoric that appears to even infuriate his Republican pals. Wow! Sounds a lot like Mitt Romney, doesn’t it?
Chrysler executive Ralph Gilles didn’t appreciate Donald Trump putting their business in the street…their inaccurate business in the street on top of that. But isn’t that usually what gossip is? Trump claimed that Chrysler was going to be moving its U.S. Jeep production to China. But once again, in all loud and wrong fashion, Trump didn’t know what he was talking about and pissed the auto making behemoth off. (more…)
3. October 2012
The headline of this story sounds irresponsible in itself, but there’s studies out there that are trying to see if it’s better to get in the car with a weed head or a lush. Why would money and time be spent to weigh such a thing?
According to Loop 21, in April, 4AutoInsuranceQuote.com, did a study titled “Reasons Why Marijuana Users Are Safe Drivers” that proved:
13. July 2012
The drunk driving campaigns have started to slow. They seem to have been replaced by the campaigns to stop cigarette use. But, a new, and very real accident, has sparked the drinking and driving awareness campaign again.
A car barrelling through an intersection in Elizabeth, New Jersey was caught on camera June 29. The driver ran a red light and collided with another car sending the car airborne (more…)
13. July 2012
Who’s writing these laws that are supposed to protect us? We’ve seen the horrendous flaws of the “Stand Your Ground” law in the Trayvon Martin case. We’ve also seen children arrested because police call themselves following the law. What law condones this? Now citizens are being victimized by yet another law that allows folks to steal your car?
In Maryland, local NBC affiliate WBAL-Team sent their investigative team to check out a long-running scheme that has allowed car thieves and an auto salvage yard called Crazy Ray’s to profit from stolen cars. (more…)