The 2000 San Marino GP: Michael Schumacher’s 38th Career Win
With wins in Australia and Brazil, Michael would be looking to make a hat-trick of wins at San Marino. Could he win the San Marino GP or would it be Mika’s day? Let’s find out.
List of Michael Schumacher's 91 Career Wins and the Story Behind Each
One of the all-time greats of Formula 1 also has one of the most career wins. When and where were these 91 victories? Let's find out.
The Difference Between Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid Vehicles
They're both hybrids, but what's the difference?
The 2000 Italian GP: Schumacher Equals Senna’s Record of 41 Wins
So, what happens when Schumacher equals the late legend, Senna’s record? He bursts into tears. Read on to find out.
Is Your Car a Bird Dew Magnet? A British Study Has Determined What Color Vehicle Birds Prefer!
Find out what color vehicles birds find most tantalizing to birdie bomb. Yes, it turns out birds really do have a color preference. New car shoppers will want to be armed with this information before they sign on the dotted line.
S15 Conversion: Fitting an S15 Front End to a Nissan S13 or S14 240SX/Silvia/180SX
In the land of automotive conversions, the S15 Silvia front-end conversion is certainly one of the most popular. Fitting an S15 front end to a Nissan S13 or S14 240sx/Silvia/180sx is a relatively simple task.
Racing Flag Colors and Their Meaning During the Race
In all forms of car and motorcycle racing the track crew uses flags to signal the riders. Learn what the colors are and what they mean.
The 2002 Austrian GP: Michael Schumacher’s 58th Career Win
Michael’s domination in the Spanish GP made one wonder if it would be any different in Austria. Let’s find out how the race progressed.
The 1998 French GP: Michael Schumacher’s 30th Career Win
Michael’s second victory at Canada got him to second place in the world championship table. Could he win once again in France? Let’s find out.
Automotive Detailing and Polishing: Selecting the Tools and Choosing the Compound
When detailing a car, choosing the right polisher and pairing the right compounds and pads can be daunting. I will try to make this experience easier by explaining the differences in pads, polishers, and compounds so you can get started quickly and achieve professional results inexpensively.
Review of Plastidip for Car Wheels
Plastidip is an affordable way to change the color of your car and wheels, while simultaneously protecting the finish underneath. It is a pretty hefty DIY project, but very enjoyable if you're patient and thorough. This is an honest review of Plastidip for car wheels.
The 1995 Canadian GP: Jean Alesi’s Only Career Victory
The 1995 season was dominated by the defending world champion, Michael Schumacher, and the expected outcome at Canada was pretty much the same. Could it turn in favour of Jean Alesi? Let’s find out.
The 2006 French GP: Michael Schumacher’s 88th Career Win
After his victory at the 2006 U.S. GP, Michael would want to keep up the winning momentum. Could he win the 2006 French GP also? Let’s find out.
Car Modding, Car Tuning, and the Science of Horsepower: Terms and Concepts
What you need to know to make your ride as fast, as powerful, and as awesome as possible. You will want to know the terms and concepts here because they'll come up again and again.
Everything You Want to Know About Smart Cars and Their Gas Mileage
If you're considering buying a Smart Car, you'll want to know what gas mileage to expect, how fast and far you can drive, how they impact the environment, and what they look like inside and out.
The 2001 Monaco GP: Michael Schumacher’s 48th Career Win
David Coulthard was proving to be a title contender, and a strong opponent for Michael Schumacher. Could Michael win despite Coulthard’s amazing run?
The 2002 French GP: Michael Schumacher’s 61st Career Win
With the possibility of winning his fifth world title, Michael Schumacher would be eyeing a French GP win. Would he be able to win the race? Let’s find out.
The 1994 European GP: Michael Schumacher’s 10th Career Win
The 1994 season was filled with victories and bans for Michael Schumacher. He came out of a disqualification and two race bans for the European GP. Would he taste another victory?
Is E15 Ethanol Bad for Your New Car’s Engine? Let’s Review the Facts
Is ethanol bad for your engine? Let’s take a rational look at ethanol and what it can do for us as we move forward toward that future.
The 2004 Spanish GP: Michael Schumacher’s 75th Career Win
Michael’s reign in the 2004 season was similar to his juggernaut of the 2002 season. Would he continue his juggernaut in Spain too? Let’s find out.
A Little Car Humor From Another Era: Vintage Ads That Would Never Make It Today
A few years ago I was shocked by a sexist ad for Volkswagen. It made me look at other ads and I found many that were even worse. Can you imagine proposing to use these ads today? Not a chance. So here is a look back at a time when an inappropriate ad was seen to be perfectly acceptable.
The 1981 Canadian GP: Jacques Laffite Wins, but Gilles Villeneuve Steals the Show
Gilles Villeneuve was known to be a risk-taker bordering on craziness. With levels of safety enforced in F1 today, what Gilles Villeneuve did in 1981 could hardly be replicated. What did he do? Let’s find out.
The 2006 German GP: Michael Schumacher’s 89th Career Win
Another win by Michael Schumacher would set the championship ablaze. Could he win the 2006 German GP and set the championship on fire? Let’s find out.
The 2004 San Marino GP: Michael Schumacher’s 74th Career Win
Schumacher remained unstoppable in the 2004 season. Would he make it four wins in a row at San Marino? Let’s find out.
The 1998 Belgian GP: Schumacher Crashes and Loses the World Championship
Michael Schumacher and the resurgent Ferrari were hoping for their first world title in 1998. Then Schumacher crashed at Spa and it all changed. Read on to find out more.
How to Open Your Toyota Prius Trunk (a.k.a Boot) When Your Battery Is Dead
Just discovered that your Prius's trunk lid doesn't open because the battery is dead? Here's a photographic step-by-step guide (because your Prius owner manual sucks).
How to Install a Hardtop on a 1991-94 Mercury Capri
You can install a hardtop yourself on a 1991-94 Mercury Capri, for longer car life, better visibility, and a more comfortable ride.
The Kickdown: What Is #Carpolygamy and Why Did I Make It Up?
Kickdown is a column where I talk about random topics, usually car related, that don't deserve long articles. In this article, I say It's time to get over your fanboy emotions and notice some other fish in the sea. Who knows, you may fall in love with the "enemy."
Kelmark GT Kit Car, Including Complete Instructions, Parts List, Wiring Diagram
My experience with my father's 1972 Kelmark GT kit car. Included here are the original parts list and instructions.
The 1997 French GP: Michael Schumacher’s 25th Career Win
Having taken the lead in the drivers’ championship, Michael would be hoping for a win in the French GP. Could he do it with Jacques giving a tough competition? Let’s find out.