Summertime fun has arrived early

I’ve owned two NA Miatas before (1993 and 1996 models) over ten years ago. I participated in quite a few local SCCA AutoX events with both of those cars back in the day. My current daily driver is a 2013 Acura TSX Special Edition, yet I missed and yearned for another weekend/auto cross car. The…

St. Louis Lambert Airport Wingtips Lounge review

St. Louis Lambert International Airport now has a new common use lounge for travelers to use. The Wingtips Lounge is located in Terminal 2 of the airport. Though this lounge has been open since mid-January its impossible for me to visit it unless I flew on a Southwest flight. I don’t often fly Southwest as much…

Retro Buses: Altoona Amtran’s GMC Fishbowls

The GMC T6H-4523A a.k.a. New Looks or Fishbowls aren’t a common sight anymore. Most remaining Fishbowls are now part of historical fleets or part of museum pieces. There is still one place in the America where Fishbowls are still seen running on fixed routes and school trippers – Altoona, Pennsylvania. Amtran still has six GMC…

BIMS 2018: Ford unveils Ranger Raptor with specs and pricing

The Ford F-150 has been a big hit for Ford since its release back in 2010. The Ford Ranger pickup is coming back to the United States pickup truck market after a long hiatus. The Ranger is the most popular Ford pickup truck abroad. After seeing the success of the F-150 Raptor in North America,…

St. Louis Metro partners up for an electrifying future

St. Louis Metro transit is looking to the future with efforts to improve and enhance transit services to meet the ever changing needs of the St. Louis region. A recent Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant will allow Metro to create a more environmentally responsible transit system through new ideas and technology. The grant funding is…

Ford Escort review – Familiar value oriented name returns

The subcompact car market in Taiwan is already quite saturated with several offerings by various automakers. Ford still sells the Fiesta sedan in some markets like the United States (Until the end of 2018 model year though), while in Taiwan the sedan Fiesta was discontinued after the 2014 model year due to poor sales. The…