The pinewood derby is a fun activity for scouts to share with their parents and has been since 1953. Today we travel to a modern pinewood derby event and see what's new - and what's still outstanding.Read More
With winter here and icy conditions all over our roads, many drivers are asking how to avoid a skid on ice. Here is a great video about winter driving safety with instructions on how to drive on snow and ice including driving on icy bridges.Read More
When you look at any modern car the list of pieces of technology that are designed to keep us from killing ourselves is impressive and growing. Year after year car companies and government agencies work to include yet another piece of tech that will prevent humans from their own demise behind the wheel. And the result? For 2015 traffic deaths are on the rise by 9.3 percent.Read More
Toyota announced that it's Scion brand was going to go the way of the do do bird and the vehicles presently available would be merged into the Toyota brand. So is this sad news? Is this a big surprise? Find out in this week's editorial right here on the Curbside.Read More
George Barris was an absolute icon of the aftermarket customizers, turning regular production vehicles into something very different. He and his brother, Sam, made an early name for themselves and George continued on creating cars that were stars of the big and little screen. Our friend, Pete Haak, attended his memorial service and brought back a few pictures of the cars, many of which were a tribute to the man they came to celebrate.
The 2015 Los Angeles International Auto Show has lots of glitz and glamor but seems to have a lack of vehicles that tickle my fancy. Still, here is a list of my top bitches about the 2015 LA Auto Show - with a few of the vehicle highlights as well.Read More
For 2015 the Auto Show had fewer concepts than in past memory, but there were some significant announcements. Here are a few of the images from this year's LA Auto Show.
I have no idea how many points the jet adds in the game of Slug Bug to this Volkswagen Beetle, but it absolutely adds a cool factor no Beetle has had before or since. Come along for a wild ride in a street-legal car with afterburners and a cute face.Read More