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Articles By John Welch


The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Fri, Jul 16, 2010 at 4:02PM by John Welch

I was skeptical at first. I saw the name "Dallara" and, like most of the sheep watching the Izod... Read More


IndyCar 2010; Turning Boring And Irrelevant Into Exciting And Cost Effective
IndyCar 2010; Turning Boring And Irrelevant Into Exciting And Cost Effective
Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 12:19PM by John Welch

We have no reason whatsoever to cover the current Izod IndyCar Series. Every car has the same chassis, same... Read More


Chevrolet Caprice PPV Detective Package; We Want A Cop Car
Chevrolet Caprice PPV Detective Package; We Want A Cop Car
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 12:28PM by John Welch

Chevrolet keeps giving us reasons to believe that, maybe, one day, they will bring back V8-powered Austrailian... Read More


Patron-Highcroft Conquers Utah
Patron-Highcroft Conquers Utah
Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 1:13PM by John Welch

The American Le Mans Series threw down in Utah this weekend, the third race at the incredibly flat Miller... Read More


2010 Brumos Porsche 250; Sports Car SlobberKnockers
2010 Brumos Porsche 250; Sports Car SlobberKnockers
Wed, Jul 7, 2010 at 3:05PM by John Welch

The Rolex Grand Am Series produces incredible racing action every time the Daytona Prototypes lay rubber... Read More


Ganassi Celebrates The Fourth With Win Despite Penalties
Ganassi Celebrates The Fourth With Win Despite Penalties
Mon, Jul 5, 2010 at 3:10PM by John Welch

A NASCAR weekend is its own microcosm, it's own universe of t-shirts and ball caps and beer cozies and... Read More


A Short Rant On The Eve Of The Shopper's First NASCAR Race . . .
A Short Rant On The Eve Of The Shopper's First NASCAR Race . . .
Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 4:27PM by John Welch

NASCAR is not a topic we devote a ton of time to (well, no time at all, yet) because, like Formula 1, it... Read More


Chrysler Sales Soar To 35% Increase Over June 2009
Chrysler Sales Soar To 35% Increase Over June 2009
Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 4:37PM by John Welch

Numbers numbers numbers numbers . . . every story always has a ton of numbers. I'm getting really sick... Read More


Range Rover Celebrates 40 With New Compact SUV
Range Rover Celebrates 40 With New Compact SUV
Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 3:47PM by John Welch

Land and Range Rovers receive altered styling so in frequently that you could time said updates by Margret... Read More


Nationwide Gets New Cars, Dodge Challenger Is Gorgeous
Nationwide Gets New Cars, Dodge Challenger Is Gorgeous
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 1:46PM by John Welch

NASCAR is unveiling (that’s right, I didn't say "NASCAR is reveals . . .") new... Read More


Toyota Forced To Recall Lexus HS Hybrid For Fuel System Issues
Toyota Forced To Recall Lexus HS Hybrid For Fuel System Issues
Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 1:59PM by John Welch

It is a pointless car, the HS. A more expensive, tarted-up Prius that is slower than a Prius, and just as... Read More


Tickets Still Available For 100th DP Race, NASCAR Thrown In As A Bonus
Tickets Still Available For 100th DP Race, NASCAR Thrown In As A Bonus
Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 10:14AM by John Welch

Well, okay, technically it's probably the other way around. The Brumos Porsche 250 will be held at noon... Read More


Stock 2011 V6 Mustang Travels Over 533 Miles On One Tank!
Stock 2011 V6 Mustang Travels Over 533 Miles On One Tank!
Thu, Jun 24, 2010 at 3:16PM by John Welch

Plenty of companies have come up with plenty of hairbrained hypermiler cars in the past. Oddities mostly.... Read More


The Great Mini-Van Wars Of Aught Ten
The Great Mini-Van Wars Of Aught Ten
Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 4:58PM by John Welch

Over the decades there has been many a bloody struggle for supremacy over one segment of the car industry... Read More


Donde Esta La Fiesta?
Donde Esta La Fiesta?
Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 2:30PM by John Welch

"Summer Release" is rather arbitrary phrasing. Here in Florida, the word "Summer" could... Read More


Toyota Bringing 2,000 Jobs To Mississippi
Toyota Bringing 2,000 Jobs To Mississippi
Thu, Jun 17, 2010 at 3:08PM by John Welch

An area hard-hit by natural disaster over the last several year, the state of Mississippi could use some... Read More


Mid-Ohio, The 99th Daytona-Prototype Race
Mid-Ohio, The 99th Daytona-Prototype Race
Thu, Jun 17, 2010 at 12:07PM by John Welch

This weekend marks the 99th race for the ubiquitous Daytona Prototype. A chassis and rule system raced only... Read More


Five Ford Vehicles Named IIHS Top Safety Picks
Five Ford Vehicles Named IIHS Top Safety Picks
Mon, Jun 14, 2010 at 2:32PM by John Welch

Ford just keeps on keepin' on, spewing good news from every pore. Today it was announced that five Ford... Read More


Denso Becomes Number One Light-Duty Auto Supplier Worldwide
Denso Becomes Number One Light-Duty Auto Supplier Worldwide
Mon, Jun 14, 2010 at 11:26AM by John Welch

Most Americans recognize Denso as a spark-plug manufacturer. Spark plugs that are expensive, but throw solid... Read More


UPDATE: 24 Hueres Du Mans; Race Day!
UPDATE: 24 Hueres Du Mans; Race Day!
Sat, Jun 12, 2010 at 9:36AM by John Welch

The cars are waiting on the grid, the drivers anxiously pulling on their gloves and HANS device. I've... Read More