Sebring Raceway is widely known to be a destroyer of cars. Not in the sense of big crashes and body damage, but in the sense that the track surface is true to how it was many decades ago – an air field. The concrete and asphalt layout ravages suspensions and can shake loose things that… Read More IndyCar Testing At Sebring Raceway Has Us Pumped For The 2018 Season
Lexus, you’re winning me over. Colder temperatures aren’t really a surprise to me any more. Most of my life I’d been living in the outskirts of what’s barely considered “Chicagoland” for the better part of three decades. I stubbornly brace for the onset of disgusting road-side dirty snow, and a nose which will inevitably run… Read More Driven: 2018 Lexus LC500
It’s every bit as quirky as you think it is, but it’s also expectedly good at sipping fuel. Lexus showroom demographics are changing quite rapidly. According to some reports, Lexus overall sales are just about the same for 2016 compared to the year previous, but an apparent jump of nearly 13% in truck sales came… Read More REVIEW: Lexus CT 200h
The R35 GT-R has been around for a very long time, but the 2017 model is setting out to be the best one yet. With horsepower increases and a complete interior refresh, this GT-R doesn’t leave behind the sterile feeling of previous R35’s. Instead, it leaves our friend, Manuel Carrillo, in a state of utter… Read More [VIDEO] 6SpeedOnline Tests The 2017 Nissan GT-R
With a good enough chassis, the slightly muted engine doesn’t really play as big of a role as you might think. Friend of Pretoleyum, Manuel Carrillo, tests two Honda Civics that are quite a lot unlike each other. The challenge is presented in part by two Honda Civic models separated by 7 years. Dressed in… Read More Pitching Honda’s New Civic Sport Against A Late Model Civic Si
If you think I only have an appreciation for high horsepower and incredible g-force loads, then you don’t really know me. I think softness and fat rubber on tires is incredibly underrated. I think a car that can sit happy at highway speeds for hours on end is among the best of the best. That… Read More Kia K900 Is The Perfect Set Of Wheels For A Road Trip
It May Have G-Vectoring, But Snow Still Requires The Right Rubber Mazda is one of those brands that has cars that I genuinely enjoy driving, and cars that I can also recommend to every-day consumers. The CX-3 and CX-5 are great little crossovers, and in the Mazda 3, you get a heck of a lot… Read More Almost A Snowshoe – 2017 Mazda 6 G-Vectoring
Corporations world-wide love the opportunity to get in front of you during Christmas time and the holiday season. Some are more effective than others. In terms of Christmas and holiday advertisements, I’m going to hands-down vote this one as my favorite for this year. Christmas and snow go together like a Group B Lancia 037… Read More Christmas Tree Transportation, Girardo & Co. Style.
It seems like just before the first snowfall this year a Ferrari 488 was crashed in Champaign, IL near The University of Illinois. The driver is well-known in the area by other people who regularly see it on Chicagoland Petrolheads and Car Spotters. According to witnesses, the driver was attempting to do a burnout, lost… Read More [PICTURES] Ferrari 488 Crash In Illinois
Are you tired of Evo and STi owners telling you how awesome their car is in the snow? Is their “all wheel drive is superior” attitude making you cringe? Is their vape box the only thing that actually gets them to shut up? If so, I have some relief for you. You want to see… Read More Snow In Chicago? Bring Out Your Air Cooled Porsche!