Scott Pruett honored at charity event at California Auto Museum

By | 2017-11-16T17:53:47+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Lexus, Racing|Tags: , , |

Fan: I've been following you for years. Scott: Well, I've been around for years Scott Pruett is the oldest most successful race car driver on the national circuit in American sports car racing history. At 57, Pruett is currently racing as part of the International Motor Sports Association’s top series, driving No. 15 Lexus RC [...]

BMW autonomous driving car technology

By | 2017-11-15T10:02:05+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, electric vehicles (EV)|Tags: , |

When the BMW autonomous driving system, iNext launches in 2021, it will have an optional BMW autonomous Level 3 technology. Level 3 is the ability for the BMW car to tell the driver when the BMW autonomous car can drive itself. If the driver chooses to let the car take over, the BMW will stay [...]

Veteran’s Day, NACTOY, Washington Post carchat

By | 2017-11-10T07:43:10+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , |

Good Morning Warren and friends, Before anything we do today let's stop and say Thank You to the Veterans. As many of you know, Stretch's Father was at Omaha Beach; his Mother was a member of Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II. My Father served in the military for twenty-eight years, serving in [...]

Shell Oil to rig – rig to race Formula 1

By | 2017-11-10T07:03:39+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, oil, Racing|Tags: , , , |

When I told a girlfriend I was going out on a Shell oil rig she scrunched up her face and quizzically asked why. If you ask people where they buy their gasoline, they will rattle off the name of their local gasoline station. Most people don't think about where the petroleum comes from that they [...]