Author Archives: Ryan P

(Motor) Way of Life: Best Driving Albums

There are few truths in this world that I know beyond a shadow of a doubt. One of the most prominent is that the right music can make or break your road trip. In my short decade of driving, I’ve … Continue reading

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(Motor) Way of Life: Ode to the Dodge/Plymouth Neon. It was better than you remember.

29/38 MPG. 132 HP. Seats 4 comfortably. $15,000. Would you buy this car? I did. In fact, I owned 3 of them. The Car? A Dodge/Plymouth Neon. In January of 1994, Chrysler Corporation released their new compact car as a … Continue reading

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Impeding traffic: In defense of bashing rental cars (or how we got banned from Enterprise)

DISCLAIMER: I am not endorsing the abuse of rental cars, nor am I condoning breaking the terms of your rental agreement.  Information contained below is for anecdotal purposes only. I’ve been ridiculed by more than a few of my SJW … Continue reading

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Impeding Traffic: Why I won’t be at the Woodward Dream Cruise this weekend (and why you shouldn’t attend)

For those who are out of the loop, Woodward Ave. stretches from literally the Renaissance Center in Downtown Detroit (home of General Motors) to downtown Pontiac, MI (former home of Pontiac Motor Division. Woodward is designated by the Michigan Department … Continue reading

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Where’s the Content?

For the 11 people who stumbled upon my blog (8 of which I sent the link to, the other 3 stalked my Facebook page), at least 4 have asked me when I am finally going to post something.  I’ve got … Continue reading

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Welcome!

This blog is about cars.  Fast cars and slow cars.  Extraordinary cars and ordinary cars.  Cars you love and cars you hate.  Growing up in the Detroit area, I’ve been exposed to cars all my life.  My aim is to … Continue reading

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