Seven little things carmakers do that drive us nuts
These are mostly things you’d get used to after some time with a car, but until this happens, prepare for some frustration. When there’s no volume knob: It’s terribly annoying when you have to furiously push a button to change the volume quickly.
Car review: 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt XFE
Two quibbles-when the center console is in the “down” position it interferes with the emergency brake, and in order to access the interior trunk release ... When the car was dropped off at my humble abode, the trip odometer hadn’t been reset.
A Boy and His Drone
But that could change fast. DJI, the maker of my drone and a leader ... So, during the first week of September, I placed my new toy in the trunk of a rental car and set off. I sped south for hours, skipping the barrier islands of Maryland to camp in ...
Mechanic’s Tale: Winter Maintenance
I do not presume to know the ... particularly that saddle or light tan the car makers love, get some good rubber floor mats so you don’t ruin your carpet. Be sure to have a well-stocked emergency kit in your trunk, which you can find at any car parts ...
BOOK REVIEW: 'Hollywood Hypocrites': Celebrities to the Rest of Us: 'Do As I Say, Not As I do'
movie went into wide release -- movies were ... Mattera writes. In the trunk of this unspecified make and model car -- I'll bet it wasn't a Prius -- was a loaded .38 caliber Smith & Wesson revolver (probably like my .38 M&P) and a loaded 9 mm Glock semi ...