I grew up in a Lexus family. My mother had the first ES250 in Westchester, and then, 12 years later, the first IS300. We also, in there, had a 96 ES300 that went to 150k when it was given away to a family member. They hold a very special place in my heart and I'd most certainly want to find a clean 5spd at some point… » 4/20/14 6:19pm Sunday 6:19pm

I'm 6 foot 285 lbs, mostly torso, and I test sat myself in a C7 last week and would fit with a helmet in my preferred, fairly upright seating position. There's legroom for days, and the steering wheels is adjustable for reach and rake. » 4/19/14 9:03pm Saturday 9:03pm

The 6.2L LT1, 460hp pushrod V8 in the new Corvette is the same weight, physically smaller, and much simpler than 5.0L, 420hp DOHC V8 in my Mustang. Displacement is a meaningless number. Look at physical engine characteristics, like exterior dimensions, engine weight, and fuel efficiency to determine the merits of an… » 4/16/14 11:16pm 4/16/14 11:16pm

I've said it before and I'll say it again. Nissan. Murano. Crosscabriolet. I live in N.Y., where we get snowy winters and hot summers. That ugly monstrosity is the perfect car for someone like my girlfriend, who is too small to dig a car out of a snowed in spot and also really wants a convertible, and only has the… » 4/12/14 2:32pm 4/12/14 2:32pm

0-60 times have always been bullshit. There is no way to eliminate the variables. Namely, the weather and surface conditions. Even if it's done on the same strip of road, the temperature and humidity will play huge factors in the amount of traction available (mostly for fast 2wd cars) and power the cars will make… » 4/04/14 1:08pm 4/04/14 1:08pm