Automotive Content


It Is Time to Enclose the Cockpit on Open Wheel Racing Cars

With the recent passing of Justin Wilson, this is going to be a trendy topic for a little while now, but it is actually one I considered lending my voice to for quite a while. I fell in love with auto racing watching Formula 1 at the turn of the 21st century. […]


3 Movie Cars I Would Kill to Drive

Maybe that title is a little extreme. I would never end someone’s life; certainly not over a car. The expression notwithstanding, though, there are some that I would be very… motivated to find a way to pilot, even if only for a few moments. Movie cars frequently represent the great […]


Inexpensive Auto-X Gear For the Novice — 2015 Edition

Even though I wrote it more than four years ago now, one of my most frequently-read posts continues to be the one in which I talk about inexpensive gear for auto-x newcomers. Since the advice is still good and there still appears to be a call for the info, I figured […]


Is Parity Possible in F1? One Race in and I’m Bored.

Yep, the first race of the Formula 1 season has come and gone, and I’ve seen all I need to see. To no one’s surprise, Mercedes took a commanding 1-2 finish in Melbourne — Lewis Hamilton 1.36 seconds clear of teammate Nico Rosberg. The next closest? Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari 33.163 […]