Winters in the Midwest can be very unforgiving. They are a cruel reminder that Car Show season is long over, and most super cars are resting in their heated garages. Imagine our surprise when Cliff Eazy-e Ragland from Chicagoland Petrolheads and Car Spotters spotted this last generation Dodge Viper cruising the highway during our most… Read More Cold Blooded Reptile Out In The Snow!
A common misconception in the modern era is that “AWD” means invincible while driving in adverse conditions. Today’s video found from Alex Arce on Chicagoland Petrolheads and Car Spotters shows otherwise. Be careful out there folks!
Editor’s note: Dominick’s passion for his Marauder transcends most obstacles and follies that would have your average enthusiast throw in the towel and give up. Seeing his post today on Facebook made me realize that giving up and putting things off is simply a waste of an opportunity to learn, and gain experience. He’s a… Read More High Mileage Marauder Is Far More Than Just A Car
Last month I got offered a huge opportunity, to record music out by New York City and get paid for it. Normally anyone would fly, but the recording studio had asked the drummer and I to bring our own gear. So a set of wheels was needed. It would be 14 hours of driving time… Read More Driving A Borrowed Chrysler Across Country
The Mopar ’17 Challenger is everything you’d expect it to be.… Read More Mopar ’17 Dodge Challenger Celebrates 80 Years Of Mopar
Petrolheads everywhere love a good sounding exhaust. Decibels do more than wake up the car, as they wake up the driver as well. For a petrolhead, it’s like hearing an amazing piece of music, with that one lyric that just gets to your soul. So, for every car enthusiast you meet, you will always hear… Read More Petroleyum’s pick for Top 5 exhausts
Premium audio systems are a hot-ticket item that some salesmen might have you go for, but make sure the system matches your music tastes first. The answer to this question ultimately depends on what you listen to. These days music is usually multiple tracks merged together. Music recordings started as a single track, then a… Read More Do We Need Expensive Factory Audio?
Work, adventures, friends and more with a $300 van. Two years ago I bought a 1993 Ford E-250 for $300 and that was the asking price. All it needed was fresh gas and a fresh battery and I drove it home. As a band member, I needed a van to get the crew and gear… Read More How to Keep a $300 Van on the Road for 30,000 Miles and Counting
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!