Have you ever wondered what the point of a car show is? Well, here are some car show basics: You may wonder, what could possibly be so much fun about accumulating so many cars in a single area? Most people do not realize, but car shows are about so much more than simply lining up a bunch of beautiful cars for people to admire. There … Continue reading Car Show Basics – What to Expect From A Car Show
One essential thing that every driver who respects their ride needs is a Travel Car Cleaning Kit. Everybody. Let’s talk car cleaning kits. Because, if your luck is as good as mine, the minute after I wash my car, a bird poops on it, or I drive behind a guy who obnoxiously washes his windshield and I catch all the backwash, or I drive through … Continue reading My Essential Travel Car Cleaning Kit – Just 4 items!
Some Were Only Dreams, Others Were the Cars That Dreams Were Made Of Chevrolet’s Corvette has been with us for over five-and-a-half decades. Along the way a multitude of “concept” versions have been produced. Concept is the name given to cars that are experimental, either in design, engineering, and occasionally both. The latter was the category into which several Corvette concepts fell in the 1950s, … Continue reading Corvette Evolution Told Through Its Concepts
As I’ve recently learned, Corvette shows are an awesome and fun way to spend a weekend (or even just a few hours). Not only do you get an up-close view of all generations of America’s classic sports car in one place, you also get to meet a great community of enthusiasts from around the country who share in your love for the car itself. Below … Continue reading Top 5 Corvette Shows
Are your tires wearing unevenly? Whether the excessive wear is in the front or the back, or whether the wear is in the inside or the outside of the tires, there are a number of reasons why this could be happening. Check out this guide to help you diagnose and correct your uneven tire wear. Tires that wear unevenly can cause a number of problems, … Continue reading Why are My Tires Wearing Unevenly? Check in 3 steps!
My car club, the Westchester Corvette Club, is holding its annual Fall Car Show this Sunday, September 30th at the Factoria at Charles Point in Peekskill NY. The weather is supposed to be beautiful on Sunday – right around 70 degrees and not a cloud in the sky. So basically a perfect day to look at cars. I’ll be there judging and taking photos, so … Continue reading WCC Car Show – Factoria in Peekskill NY – Sept 30
If you’re anything like me, I rely entirely on my car’s fuel gauge and it’s “estimated” fuel economy calculator to tell me how much gas I have left in my car. But it wasn’t all that long ago that I was manually checking my mpg (miles per gallon) at every fill up by calculating my fuel economy myself the old fashioned way miles driven divided … Continue reading Fuel Economy Calculator – How Accurate Is Your Car’s?
Wow… the internet really is a great thing. It really is. Let me tell you a little story: I was having some trouble with the automatic seat memory settings on my 2019 Corvette Grand Sport, where whenever I pressed the Memory 1 (or Memory 2) button to change my seat location, it wouldn’t work – BUT, if I adjusted the seat just a little bit, … Continue reading C7 preset seat memory function issues? SOLVED!
Have you ever considered buying Tire and Rim insurance for your car? Is it worth it, in your opinion? I bought Tire and Rim insurance for my 2019 Corvette Grand Sport, and I’m still on the fence as to whether I should have or not. So – let’s discuss: Nowadays, you can insure just about anything – from appliances, to electronics, to furniture, and more. … Continue reading Tire and Rim Insurance – Good deal or Scam?
The 2018 edition of Corvettes at Carlisle is now in our rear-view mirror (it ran from Aug 25-28), and I must say, it was an absolute blast to be there. It was my first time making the pilgrimage to the event, and I had high expectations for the weekend… and every one of them were met! For those of you who don’t know, Corvettes at … Continue reading Corvettes at Carlisle – I’m home! Check out my trip recap