The number one reason to get a rental: If you're buying a 16 year old kid a car. You know it's going to get trashed, curbed, jumped, wrecked etc.. so you might as well get them something cheap and reliable, and that's not the end of the world when it gets wadded up. » 10/29/14 1:20pm Yesterday 1:20pm

So many good looking cars over the years. Sure, there have been several flops, but that happens to every auto maker. I love Ford's for their simplicity, reliability and how cheap they are to fix. I currently have 3 Ford's all with over 200k miles, and they're all going strong. » 10/29/14 1:09pm Yesterday 1:09pm

It truely amazes me all of the places that you can view on Google Streetview. Pretty awesome way to waste hours touring interesting places, such as Detroit, without the fear of getting a flat tire, being carjacked, shot, or all three. » 10/28/14 9:23pm Tuesday 9:23pm

Working at the Ford Technical Hotline. They come and recruit at college campuses and make it sound like some glamorous dream job, when in reality, you are the lowest man on the totem pole, and you mean nothing to your boss, the contract company, or the manufacturer. You get zero respect, and are expected to work 50… » 9/03/14 4:39pm 9/03/14 4:39pm

As much as I hate to see this kinda shit bringing bad publicity to car enthusiasts, part of me is inspired by them to hop in my car and blow the tires off through town. Light em up! (Notice: this will not happen, my gf got a speeding ticket this morning for 43 in a 40.) » 8/19/14 2:57pm 8/19/14 2:57pm

Another great article Doug. This was a question that I consistently asked when I worked for Ford doing warranty claims. We would see all these problems with heated/cooled seats, power liftgates, BLIS, Navigation, Sync, etc etc (anything that's power) with new vehicles under warranty. If they are having problems now,… » 8/13/14 10:47pm 8/13/14 10:47pm