Driving tips

Top ten Winter driving tips for snow and ice

By | 2016-12-15T18:02:50+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips|Tags: , , , , |

The first snow storms of the year always feel like we're in for a Maunder Minimum, a small ice age. The body is not ready for it, and you need to switch from Summer driving to Winter driving. I've made a list of winter driving safety tips that I've learned over the years talking to [...]

St. Patricks day just got greener, thanks to Japan

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:40+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, car buying tips, Driving tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |

For some it is March Madness, for others it is St. Patricks day, for the Japanese car makers it is the end of the fiscal year, and that means for all life just got a little greener. According to Truecar.com, green deals include lease specials and savings of up to 17% off MSRP on a [...]

2015 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Washington Post

By | 2016-10-22T20:33:47+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, car buying tips, Driving tips, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |

Good Morning Warren and friends I'm back!!! I had a great time with Bosch at their 62nd International Automotive press briefing. I got to drive the (as far as I know) first ever electric AND autonomous Tesla Model S! https://www.drivingthenation.com/first-drive-electric-and-autonomous-tesla-s-by-bosch-on-driving-the-nation/ I haven't put up the video yet, but I got to ride in the blood-curdling [...]

2015 Jaguar XJL on Real Wheels car chat Washington Post

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:58+00:00 April 21st, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, car buying tips, Driving tips, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

Good Morning Warren and friends This week I had the pleasure of driving a 2015 Jaguar XJL Portfolio edition. What a beautiful car. The base cost is $84,700. The car I drove totaled out at $96,663. Beautiful British racing green paint ($1,500) and the premium rear seat package for $7,750 that includes massage and heated [...]