Entries by Edward Norton

What to Do When Your Car Breaks Down on a Road With No Shoulder

Even if you own a brand-new car, no car is perfect, and you should know what to do in the unfortunate situation of a breakdown. Tires blow out, engines overheat and sometimes, even more serious things can give way. Typically you pull to the side of the road, but how can you avoid danger in situations where there’s no shoulder on the road?

The 2 Percenters

Hell’s Angels refer to themselves as 1 percenters. Soon, those of us who prefer to drive ourselves — as opposed to the car driving itself — will be 2 percenters.

Lane Courtesy or Law–A California Cultural Examination

While the NMA has been increasingly promoting left lane courtesy for years, I can compare several states in which I have lived or worked. California is far worse than Maryland, DC, or Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and most other Eastern states in left and right lane courtesy (not that any of them are anywhere close to perfect). – See more at: https://www.motorists.org/blog/lane-courtesy-law-california-cultural-examination/#sthash.fr8wjjr6.dpuf

Kia Cadenza: Economical Luxury

With the average new car price around $33,000 one wonders how Kia can price the feature laden Cadenza for less and still offer what J.D. Powers acknowledged as the highest Initial Quality rating of any car. They even bettered the luxury brands such as Buick and Cadillac.


The New Lexus LS

The fifth generation Lexus LS is still a few months out, but with a steady release of pictures, we are able to get a glimpse of what the future has in store for the iconic flagship.