Mitsubishi Delica – Old school for a new decade

While Japan has the newest version Mitsubishi Delica (5th gen) on sale. Meanwhile, Taiwan is still selling the 3rd generation Delica as a new vehicle. The Taiwan-spec Delica is a very popular workhorse for many and it still tops the sales charts ever year. While the platform dates all the way back to 1986, this…

A look at IndyGo’s Red Line BRT

Indianapolis is a very car-centric city, but IndyGo is looking to change that. Over the years IndyGo’s bus service has been sporadic at best, plus limited funding from the State of Indiana made it difficult to increase services. These shortfalls at IndyGo along with an old fleet and bus shortages made them buy used buses…

Toyota Yaris Crossover review – The subcompact looking to fit in

The crossover segment is growing by leaps and bounds with every automaker looking for that piece of the pie. Toyota has had success with their lineup of crossovers and sport utilities for decades. However, cars like the subcompact Yaris as a crossover was never an idea until now. As buyers shifted towards CUVs the Yaris…

Cadillac Truth + Dare Event Chicago

The Cadillac Truth + Dare Chicago event was held at the Arlington Park in Arlington Heights, IL. I attended the 2PM session Sunday May 19th, but I got there 3 extra hours early because I took the Metra from downtown Chicago. Given the limited Sunday service with Metra it worked out well. I arrived at…

Danhai light rail transit (Green Mountain Line)

New Taipei Metro’s Danhai LRT line opened on December 24, 2018. The initial segment has 11 stations, an additional 3 stations including one connecting to the Lovers Bridge area in Tamsui will open by the end of 2019 or early 2020. The first phase of the Danhai light rail transit Green Mountain Line (淡海輕軌綠山線) runs…

Delmar Loop Trolley – A trip down memory lane

After months of delays the $51-million Delmar Loop trolley finally opened on November 15, 2018. Now locals and tourists alike can ride from the U-City library at the entrance to the Loop to the northern part of Forest Park at the Missouri History Museum. The whole line maybe only 2.2-miles of fixed route track, but…