My first car was a 2nd-gen Probe GT. Aside from the unfortunate name, the Probe always had this animosity towards it for the rest of its life-cycle, as if it was a threat to the Mustang, even though the threat had passed by 1988. Anyway I've never seen this cover, very cool! #probeprobs » 1/30/15 4:07pm Yesterday 4:07pm

A Better List of the Automotive Instagram Accounts You Must Follow


Instagram is a fun, especially if you love cars. It became widespread initially from the social aspect of sharing photos with friends, but I think it's maintained momentum because, along the way, it's become a legitimately creative medium. A few months back, Chris Perkins wrote a post about automotive Instagram… » 1/30/15 11:35am Yesterday 11:35am

Auto Show photos are boring so I shot the Houston Auto Show in the dark

Everyone's auto show photos look the same. Crowds, ropes, reflections, and a variety of unfavorable lighting conditions all make sure that there's no hiding the fact that these are cars in a convention center. Going to an auto show is a blast for the car-obsessed, but looking at pictures in an auto show is usually… » 1/23/15 12:49am 1/23/15 12:49am

I always thought it would be neat if VW (or other suitably rich automaker) built a miles-long building and did all the drive testing indoors. When they were ready to launch it, like Apple some does, they finish with "and it's available today." How nuts would that be? » 1/22/15 4:34pm 1/22/15 4:34pm

I would say, like his offhand remark about "if Corvette were its own brand," Corvette is a much better and more credible nameplate than Chevrolet. The Corvette doesn't have the same badge on the front as a $16,000 Cruze, so it's able a dodge a bunch of issues there. The Corvette badge would make it a bit less of an… » 1/16/15 12:25pm 1/16/15 12:25pm