When I wrote of lesser-known rules of the road, reader M.S. took note. In an earlier column, I described the Washington law forbidding embrace of another while driving. It reminded M.S. of another behavior he feels should be prohibited by law. M.S. wrote, “Your column…
MONDAY, SEPT. 28, 2015
SUNDAY, SEPT. 27, 2015
My relationship with muscle cars is complicated.
MONDAY, SEPT. 21, 2015
I have an opinion of today’s new automobiles: It’s hard to buy a bad one. Healthy competition, modern engineering and high manufacturing standards have influenced current car and truck offerings in a good way. Automobile manufacturers have now been working to improve their offerings for…
SUNDAY, SEPT. 20, 2015
“This is comfortable,” my companion said, buckling her seatbelt. “What is it?”
FRIDAY, SEPT. 18, 2015
I’m from California and would love to know more about the Bonneville Salt Flats, one of motorsports fastest yet lesser known and covered divisions.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 17, 2015
MONDAY, SEPT. 14, 2015
Stephen Stills’ song lyric suggests loving the one you’re with, but while driving, Washington law cautions against showing it. Amorous relationships may “make the world go ‘round,” but a Revised Code of Washington traffic law reminds us to curb the distraction of affection while in…
SATURDAY, SEPT. 12, 2015
Buick’s crossovers — the compact Encore and 7-passenger Enclave — have led its post-bankruptcy recovery.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 8, 2015
You likely caught a report last month about some computer whizzes hacking an automobile computer. As detailed in Wired magazine and endlessly reported elsewhere, cybersecurity researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek controlled a Jeep Cherokee’s onboard computer from their laptop. The skilled hackers spent years…
SATURDAY, SEPT. 5, 2015
Toyota wanted to impress the media with the off-road abilities of the 2016 Tacoma pickup, so it built a mountainside test track just outside Snoqualmie. Long the best-selling mid-size pickups and a favorite of people who spend a lot of time out doors. But a...
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