Smoother, better balanced. And, by that time, more reliable. Yup, Jaguar finally got the car reliable then Ford cams along, dropped a V8 in it (which jaguar at one point went to great lengths to engineer the engine bay so BL couldn't use the Rover V8), and back to stereotype it went. » 1/23/15 6:26pm Friday 6:26pm

That's because McDonalds has special contracts with coke that allows them to set up their restauraunts and dispensers uniquely. I can't remember all they do that's different from anyplace else (super-filtering all the water for the soda and ice for one), but it does, in fact, make McDonalds Coke taste different than… » 1/09/15 1:19pm 1/09/15 1:19pm

On the other hand on cars with the remote lock transmitter built into the key, you can't start the car and lock it from the outside while you go inside to get the kids ready. You should probably stay with your car anyway. Lots of idiots get their cars stolen in the winter because of this. » 1/08/15 5:05pm 1/08/15 5:05pm

I normally follow this rule, but ironically the one time I didn't actually ended helping me out. Went to take the family out on an exceptionally cold day, so my wife made me warm up the car. Went out to start it, came back inside to get the kids, and saw through the front window as the car started pouring gas from the… » 1/08/15 12:43pm 1/08/15 12:43pm

I pulled into a Kwik Shop or something on my way to work one morning and a guy in a newish tC pulled in beside me. As I get out, a guy from a Chevy dealership next door passes in front of the Scion and stops and sincerely says "Whoah, that's a sweet ride!" (or something like that) to the driver. » 1/07/15 5:26pm 1/07/15 5:26pm