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Old lady vs. Mercedes Benz

That is one tough old bird

This little old lady sure showed this car, and driver. Serves him right for his obnoxious behavior, we are just sad that we weren’t there to witness this little bit of ironic humor.

Because we’d be laughing a lot harder than these guys were, in fact we may not have been able to hold the camera steady.

Needless to say, we wouldn’t mess with that grandma.

Time Magazine’s 50 Worst cars of all time 1971-1975

Time Magazine’s Worst cars of 1971-1975

Time Magazine tackled a monumental task by narrowing down the worst of the worst vehicles ever made. They compiled a list of 50 Worst cars of all time broken down by the years they were produced.

Here is the eighth installation of articles targeting the bottom feeders of the automotive world.

Jaguar XK-E V12 Series III 1974

74 Jaguar
Image from Time

This Herman Munstermobile is Jaguar’s red headed stepchild. This model was built with a 5.3 liter V12 engine to accomodate the restrictive emission controls in the United States.

In true Jaguar style the XK-E was horrible to maintain from an engineering standpoint and the huge engine made the car awkward and front heavy. Read more

Roadside Investigators test pollution levels

Pollution on the side of the road is a real threat

It is no secret to Southern California residents that the air is unclean, in fact anyone who has traveled the 5 freeway during heavy traffic can still taste it in the back of their mouth.

But how bad is it really? If you walk down the street just how much are those tailpipes affecting your pipes? How strict should emission restrictions be ?

Testing the pollution

Tail pipeDuring the month of September, ultraviolet and infrared sensors were used to measure the pollution coming from each car that drives our freeways every day. Read more