Must-read stories: Driving on ice and the ugliest cars ever
Posted Feb 2nd 2011 3:17PM
Ice, Ice, Baby
Let's start this post with a courtesy throw on how not to drive on ice. This article from Fox 4 News gives you all the information you need to drive safely. Yes, it's aimed at Texans which is slightly hilarious but even Canadians, who are supposed to be used to driving on snow and ice, can learn something.
Nothing Funny about This
The massive winter storm that dumped snow on New York frustrated many New Yorkers who couldn't get home or to work. Huffington Post reports that a man who killed himself in his car wasn't found for a week because the car was buried under snow.
The Superbowl is this Sunday and that means lots and lots of car ads. One of the ads will be for Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon.
Check out Bumblebee in action:
It has a Great Personality
Yeah, yeah horsepower, V8 engines, amazing torque, buttons, levers, GPS, heated seats, turning - all of these are important but let's face it:
How does the car look? Really, would you buy a Zonda over a Ferrari when it's pretty obvious that the Ferrari is powerful and good-looking? Well, some people might. There have been some ugly cars out there and Autoblog UK has done a round-up of the ten ugliest. Some are the Chrysler PT Cruiser, the Toyota Corolla and the Hummer. Can't say we disagree.