Mini-SUVs/CUVs. Glorified and lifted FWD wagons that are 99% likely to never go off-road...and probably aren’t that capable when they do go onto rougher terrain. They’re playing off of buyers’ insecurities about safety and that a bigger vehicle = higher safety or needing a vehicle for northern snow when you really…
If there’s one kind of leaking I hate it’s the asshole who trespasses (or violates the completely reasonable camera rules for crew / setup days) at a trade show to get photos days or even hours before the car drops. It’s low-hanging fruit as long as you’re stupid and ballsy enough to do it, and I hope that asshole… Read more
Unlike the Andes, they have eyes on the crash site, and I read that the debris is spread over a fairly wide area. I think that, based on what they can see of the wreckage, that the call of no survivors is likely accurate, sadly. But, there's always hope.
Kaltenborn needs to get lost. Breaking contracts because you see a shiny coin flashed in front of you means you should get fired.
Just read an article on Crashnet. The quote from Kaltenborn seemed to indicate that they knew what they were doing when they did it. They expected this guy to go away and be quiet. Looks they screwed the pooch here.
You've got to admire VDG for taking the battle to Sauber over this, but I just can't imagine him having a good relationship with the team going forward, no matter how well he says he gets along with the mechanics, etc. This situation continued will no doubt put the team in potential collapse and I'd hardly think those… Read more
Spen's ghost has been reported as saying: "Damnit, Demuro, the CarMax thing is making it even worse, just shut up about it!"