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Articles By John Welch


Shumacher Previews 458 Italia, Drooling Allowed
Shumacher Previews 458 Italia, Drooling Allowed
Thu, Sep 3, 2009 at 10:53AM by John Welch

We've been seeing teasers for the Ferrari 458 Italia all over the Internet lately. The video below was... Read More


No Buick Grand National, or anything fun apparently
No Buick Grand National, or anything fun apparently
Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 5:45PM by John Welch

During a recent web-chat (one of the more useless uses for the internet- the 'webchat') the general manager... Read More


Good news for Random-CarBlog Types
Good news for Random-CarBlog Types
Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 4:45PM by John Welch

Just pointing out that this 'CarBlog' thing might not be complete waste of time,

Ford's New Power Stroke
Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 2:54PM by John Welch

Deciding that the engines they have purchased from supplier Navistar were more trouble than they are worth,... Read More


What do we make here in 'Murricuh??!
What do we make here in 'Murricuh??!
Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 11:08AM by John Welch

Back in June the New York Times decided to compile a list of vehicles that are "Made in 'Murricuh". This... Read More


Corvette takes the win at Mosport
Corvette takes the win at Mosport
Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 10:30AM by John Welch

The racing this weekend couldn't have been better. Wait wait, yes it could. The ALMS race could... Read More


Belgium GP Recap; KERS is the defining factor
Belgium GP Recap; KERS is the defining factor
Tue, Sep 1, 2009 at 2:08PM by John Welch

Formula One is maniacal in its approach to timing and scoring. During a race broadcast we are treated to... Read More


Racing Results from the forbidden LMS
Racing Results from the forbidden LMS
Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 5:37PM by John Welch

Aston Martin was able to nail down a 1-2-3 finish at last weekend's Nurburgring 1000km,... Read More


Gems From the International Motoring Press
Gems From the International Motoring Press
Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 5:00PM by John Welch

Russian Car Kitsch: From Read More


The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 3:15PM by John Welch

The Good: Everything about the Ford F-150 Raptor makes me happy. Long-Travel suspension?... Read More


That new Aveo might've been a bad idea
That new Aveo might've been a bad idea
Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 9:32AM by John Welch

As the final Cash For Clunkers results poured in from dealerships across the country, many participants have... Read More


The Purest Auto-Poetry You Will View This Week
The Purest Auto-Poetry You Will View This Week
Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 2:54PM by John Welch

I promise I will not ride Jeremy Clarkson's coattails on a weekly basis. Even though I'll read his column... Read More


Mitsubishi not a fan of civil unrest
Mitsubishi not a fan of civil unrest
Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 1:10PM by John Welch

Anarchy and violence are interrupting production at a Mitsubishi-owned auto plant in Venezuela. There have... Read More


SR8LM pulverizes the 'Ring
SR8LM pulverizes the 'Ring
Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 12:32PM by John Welch

Last week we reported on the constant struggle to own the 'production' lap record... Read More


Renault may use KERS at Monza
Renault may use KERS at Monza
Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 10:48AM by John Welch

Kinetic Energy Recovery systems were a hot topic before the 2009 F1 season got under way. Every team wanted... Read More


Ecclestone releases 2010 F1 schedule
Ecclestone releases 2010 F1 schedule
Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 9:48AM by John Welch

The schedule for the 2010 Formula One season was confirmed yesterday. As per the demands of most of the major... Read More


Audi announces return to Petit LeMans
Audi announces return to Petit LeMans
Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 2:55PM by John Welch

. . . All of my wildest dreams are coming true. Last week, Autoshopper reported that Peugeot and ORECA will... Read More


Samoans change lanes
Samoans change lanes
Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 1:46PM by John Welch

Here is an interesting story. The island nation of Samoa has enacted legislation to officially change which... Read More


GM procrastination, Re Deux
GM procrastination, Re Deux
Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 1:10PM by John Welch

Boy, New GM may have shed plenty of toxic debt, but they've retained every bit of the arrogance they've compiled... Read More


Web Review: Cadillac
Web Review: Cadillac
Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 5:45PM by John Welch

Last week we examined Porsche's impressive website. This time I'd like to exercise my unrealistic auto fantasy... Read More