Monthly Archives: December 2011

All I Want For 2012 Is Blue… A French Racing Blue Jaguar XKR-S That Is

In the course of the year, I get to drive many different cars, but only a few leave me with a lasting impression. This year, the cars that managed to make a lasting impression on me, usually wore a Jaguar … Continue reading

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The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-series. Lighter, Faster, but also Uglier!

What you’re looking at here is the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-model. Yes, I know we are still in 2011, but this model will make its first public appearance at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, MI. next month, and … Continue reading

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Another Blast From The Past… Test Of The Panoz Esperante

Note: Back in the summer of 2004, I was invited by Panoz Automobiles to their home in Atlanta, GA (USA) to test both versions of the Esperante, one normally aspirated and one with a supercharger. Here are my unedited accounts … Continue reading

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2012 Ford Focus… Is It Worthy Of Your Money?

The last generation of the Ford Focus model sold in North America was in a word, awful. It didn’t look very good, had terribly uncomfortable seats, and had the performance and handling of a UPS truck. Internally, Ford knew they … Continue reading

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2012 Renault Laguna Coupe… One More Reason To Move To Europe!

The French are mostly known for their wine and some tourist attractions, like the Eiffel Tower, but they are also a rather large producer of automobiles. Sadly, it has been a very long time since the last proper French car … Continue reading

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