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Note To Self

| October 28, 2009

Don’t buy a Mustang for any future wife. http://jalopnik.com/5390929/mustang-crash-gallery/ Do consider a Subie. http://www.drive.subaru.com/Sum06_WhatsInside.htm During an extrication seminar I was conducting, several members of an area fire department approached me with a question and a challenge. They had encountered a Subaru Forester involved in a crash and were unable to cut through the B-pillar with [...]

Burcu Cetinkaya

| September 8, 2009

Holy hot mangoes! There’s something very attractive about fast, confident, and capable female drivers (not crazy, Bolsa, we’re-gonna-die, fast). And she happens to be pretty damn hot. And she has a female co-driver. Damn. http://www.autoblog.com/2009/09/08/video-another-reason-to-watch-rallying-burcu-cetinkaya/

Performance Street Tire Shootout

| April 6, 2009

Just posted on Youtube (links below) is a tire shootout between: The new Bridgestone RE-11 ( successor to the RE-01R) The Dunlop Direzza Z1 Star Spec (I’m running on them now and I am quite pleased with them) The Toyo Proxes R1R and the Yokohama Advan Neova AD07 The Z1 Star Specs are about a [...]

Miscomm Blamed For Not Walking Ichiro

| March 24, 2009

Wow. I’m f’n writing about baseball. I never thought I’d see the day. Because I hate watching baseball. But “small ball” is actually pretty fun to watch. That and the epic rivalry. I really wish I had gone. Especially for $15. Anyway, lots of people were wondering why the Koreans didn’t walk Ichiro. Apparently it [...]