I'm only a part-time auto writer and hope this won't get me thrown out of the club, but I've had a lot of people asking me about the MINI Cooper ...
Very nice neighborhood car show today at Madison High in San Diego. The show, with many cars from alums, also showed off the school’s new, state of the art auto shop, robotics and solar panels. Great job!
Just in time to still enjoy a desert drive before the heat sets in, the latest Weekend Driver is published today in UT San Diego.
This rare 53 Studebaker was #153 off the line and has the ultra rare tri star hood ornament, only used until Mercedes Bens objected.
Visit Font’s Point in the Anza Borrego Desert State Park, near San Diego, in a 2013 V6 AWD Chevrolet Equinox.
It’s a trip around North County’s new and old highways, ending up at one of iconic roadside burger joints in Vista. All in a great Dodge Charger.
What an opening tonight at the San Diego Auto Museum for the Lowrider exhibit. A hometown San Diego creation and culture for 50 years. Absoutely great job by museum staff to bring together historic and contemporary classics. Well, back to the street tacos!
Uh… where is my Mini Cooper Countryman? Recapping for those of you who have just joined us: since mid-December it’s been built in Ganz, Austria; traveled to Bremerhaven, Germany; ridden on the Dionysos Leader across the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, through the Panama Canal and up the Pacific coast to Port Hueneme, Calif. It was [...]
Let’s bid a fond farewell to the Dionysos Leader, which has headed back out to sea after dropping off my Mini Cooper Countryman S at the BMW port facility in Port Hueneme (sounds much better than saying the port at Oxnard).