My Favorite F1 Driver Lineup(s) for 2015

With practice well underway for 2015, and lineups set, I figured this would be a good time to talk about my favorite driver pairings for the coming Formula 1 season: Favorite: McLaren Fernando Alonso & Jenson Button This is definitely the trendy pick this year, but I like this lineup for […]

Let’s Talk Formula 1

If you’ve ever visited Gearheads Anon before, you can probably see some changes here. After three years, I decided to revitalize and refresh the site. As part of this new endeavor, I am also starting a new category: Formula 1. My interest in Formula 1 (and motorsports in general, really) fell […]

Like an Old Leather Jacket

I have driven quite a few cars in the last 16 years or so. Some were dirt cheap, some quite expensive. Some in great shape, some… not so much.  Some were a great time to drive, others a chore. Some I loved, some I hated. That last point is an important […]

Thirty years of the Transformers – And the cars that make them believable

To those of us possessing a passing understanding of the term “trilogy” it came as a bit of a surprise when Michael Bay confirmed that he was on board with and beginning development on a fourth installment of the Transformers movie franchise (though it appears someone has apprised him of that error). The […]

Marking the End of the Retro Styling Movement 1

Automotive companies have made waves in recent years with retro inspired styling.  All of the major American brands introduced one or multiple models that paid homage to styling from the 60s and 70s.  These cars give buyers from older generations a gateway into their pasts with modern versions of models […]

Project Swedish Rocket Gets Down To Business

There really is quite a lot going on in my life right now, from both an automotive and personal perspective. Some of it is good, some of it is frustrating and, just your luck, some of it involves my trusty Volvo. Before we get in to the meat of this […]

Car of the Week: 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9 Limited 6

Picture this scenario. It’s 1998. You’re looking to do 0-60 in less than 7 seconds this weekend while racing down the highway to your next destination. Next weekend you’re planning to tow your boat to the marina for a fishing day trip. What’s the catch, you ask? You can only […]

5 Cars We Could Have Done Without in the New Millennium

So perhaps this piece is long overdue. I mean, it is 2013 already. But I decided to take a look back at cars that were introduced in the new millennium. There were some great models — like the Honda S2000, the Audi A5, the Cadillac CTS and the Ford Fusion. […]

Project Swedish Rocket: Expect The Unexpected

If there is one thing that the CRX project taught me, it would be: when dealing with an older car, expect the unexpected. The 850, though mostly reliable, has proven to be no different. The Brakes Even though it passed its first road test, I still had some concerns. Most […]