Cars Category

Must Have Mobile Apps for Car Owners

Jun 26, 2016

If you’re like most people, you don’t have many car apps installed on your smartphone.  This is likely because you don’t know what a large

The History of the Pickup Truck

May 29, 2016

Dodge was the first manufacturer of trucks.  They built hundreds half-ton multipurpose trucks for the US Army to use in WW1. The utility of these

Why aren’t there more Gullwing Doors?

May 29, 2016

Some really great automobiles have had gullwing doors, vintage cars like the Delorean DMC-12, the Mercedes 300Sl are famous for them.  And, today we have

Six Accessories For Your New Truck

May 29, 2016

Are enjoying the excitement of a brand new truck in the driveway? Before you get too comfortable with the truck as it sits, the sales

A Brief History of the Ice Cream Truck

May 29, 2016

It all started with push carts.  At late 1800s, dozens of vendors in major cities sold ice cream out of ice-filled push carts.  The technique

Getting a “Barn Find” Up and Running

May 29, 2016

In the classic car collector community, the term “barn find” has a special significance. In case you are unfamiliar with the term, a barn find

How to take care of automobile leather

Feb 24, 2016

Leather seats have been installed in luxury cars for nearly over a hundred years.  They are attractive to look at and very comfortable to sit

Strange Features in Old Vehicles

Feb 24, 2016

Here’s some very strange things that made an appearance on cars made in the United States, and one that almost did: Features that Made Appearances

Harmonic Balancers, Their Function & R...

Feb 24, 2016

To people who don’t know what it is, a “harmonic balancer” may sound like part of a musical instrument. To a mechanic, however, it’s an

So You Want to Learn How to Detail a Car?

Feb 24, 2016

Detailing a car is different from just cleaning it; detailing is the process of making a car look like you just bought it.  Detailing means