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Horse trails are down the road but not appropriate for the little Fiat.

Fiat 500 Abarth Takes Us Back to the Future in South Bay

Day trip around San Diego’s South Bay communities, seeing the area’s history, ...
Charger visits Frosty Burger in Vista, Calif.

Beautiful San Diego Day, Modern American Muscle, Classic Burger Joint, Great Trip

A beautiful San Diego day and it’s getting time for lunch. In ...
Along Cuyama Highway.

Lunch at a hardware store along the Cuyama Highway

I was back on the Central Coast in February giving some exercise ...
Lockwood Valley Road

Crazy Curvy Roads in California’s Central Coast

It’s part one of wandering around the Santa Ynez Mountains in California’s ...
Century-old Quince Street extension in Balboa Park

i Loves Balboa Park: Mitsubishi’s Little Electric Covers Nearly a Century of Motoring

High-tech electric car takes an off-the-beaten path drive around Balboa Park.
Lonely Japitul Road in San Diego County

Honey of a Drive: Beautiful Vistas, Challenging Driving in East County

In a region that has some of the most challenging and beautiful ...
Egyptian Garage

Mid-City Ramble: Euclid and Adams Avenues Drive Through City’s Spine

Drive through the heart of San Diego on some of its most famous avenues, from Imperial to Euclid to Adams.

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Train Stop to History in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Have a flat tire in the middle of the desert with a Mercedes-Benz SL 350.

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San Pasqual Valley

Ramona roundabout: Wandering through the mountain town’s trails

Ramona is one of the special places in San Diego county. Not just because the low-mountain scenery provides great vistas around every corner, but its bucolic roots and surrounding terrain make for great road and wonderful day trip. Our route this time takes us over the county’s newest and technologically advanced freeways and some of […]

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OC’s Santiago and Trabuco Canyons Are Twisty Fun

Hyundai Genesis Coupe enjoys the back roads but watch the head room.

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