Archive For September, 2012

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo

By | September 27, 2012

What you see here is a concept of the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo.  At face value the car is a thing of beauty, easily one of the most attractive wagons I’ve laid eyes on.  Unfortunately, as much as I’d like to, I can’t like this car.  I can’t like this car because it’s a Porsche; […]

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Driving a Shelby Cobra & $5000 in a Bush

By | September 24, 2012

With a title like that, you’re probably thinking, “Lucy, you got some ‘splainin’ to do,” and you’d be right. It all started when I came across a tweet from @provotreasure about a contest he is running. He hid $5,000 cash somewhere in Orem/Provo Utah, and he’s giving daily clues to where it’s hidden. Now you’re […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: 1961 Porsche

By | September 24, 2012

Thought I’d change things up this evening.. This is undoubtedly a Porsche. Classic lines, classic look, definitive Porsche. But what type of Porsche is it? A few clues: * This is a somewhat rare Porsche, estimated only 600 remain in existence. * This was a precursor to the iconic Porsche 911. * These are rather […]

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2015 SRT Barracuda

By | September 23, 2012

Rumors of the upcoming SRT Barracuda have had gearheads ruminating for months now.  There has been speculation that the upcoming ‘Cuda could replace the current Challenger, while others believe Chrysler would prefer the big Dodge to have another performance stablemate. With Plymouth now residing in Boot Hill, it’s pretty clear that the Barracuda will be […]

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Mystery Car: ’68 Pontiac Banshee II

By | September 19, 2012

A few days ago, this image popped up in my Facebook newsfeed: At first glance, it appeared to be a scan of an old magazine ad. Nothing remarkable about that; the Internet is lousy with them. But the longer I looked, the more intrigued I became. What the heck is this car, anyhow? The triangular […]

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World of Speed at The Bonneville Salt Flats

By | September 17, 2012

Early in the morning I met up with the BYU Electric Blue Streamliner team, climbed into a van and made the way out to the Bonneville Salt Flats for World of Speed.  After driving through the western Utah desert, jamming to Boston, we arrived to the salt.  Team leaders, Dr. Perry Carter and my father, […]

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