BMWBLOG Test Drive: 2012 BMW 335i Convertible
What better time is there than this to drive a BMW convertible ... ft of torque from 1,200-5,000 rpm. Per Car and Driver a 2011 335i is quicker off the line and BMW says the convertible hits 60 mph in a claimed 5.5, a mere 0.2 second penalty over the ...
If You Think Driving On An Oval Is Easy You're An Idiot
It didn't take long, however, for my initial view to be squashed like a Namibian wildebeest's eyeball. My first few laps at Chicagoland Speedway in a 190-mph Indy Lights car showcased two key facts of oval racing ... the car shakes violently and your ...
Why I Really Hate NASCAR
Seriously, a gut-wrenching, cold-sweat hate for NASCAR developed when I moved here. It had nothing to do ... mph in a 60 mph zone, trying to shake the guys that were riding my draft. I found myself screaming obscenities as I tried to use the bank to pass a ...
What do you do when you see a patrol car?
It’s not a practice I engage in, but admit I do appreciate it ... speed limit has dropped to 60 mph. I don’t like to see flashing patrol-car lights behind me. Even if I’m not the guilty party, it puts a damper on my day.
B&B: When You Buy a Car How Do You Conduct Your Test Drives?
The first of those periods, the year before I bought the Saturn in ’93, I went out every couple of weeks with a friend to do ... than either of the Saturn’s engines had ever been. Funny, Robyn, my friend who drove me to pick up the car, wondered why ...