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Robert Sixto1 day ago

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[]Tom Armstrong

Holy GoldMember! looking good

Robert Sixto1 day ago

Anyone else a dinosaur like me and still enjoy print magazines? I've always had at least one subscription at any given time, usually several. I've started to let many expire, but now I'm kind of regretting it and wanting to start them back up. Most recently I've had Grassroots Motorsports, Road and Track, and Car and Driver. I really miss Modified magazine, and before that Turbo & High Performance, and well before that Sport Compact Car

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[]Nick Clark

I love car and driver and road and track. Always fun to read about the new stuff I can't afford lol

[]Robert Sixto

Same, I always look at it like, oooh that's something I might buy in 5 years.

[]Chris Dirkschneider

I'm right there with you my brother! Love a cup of Joe and good car magazine, newspaper (well the comics), or similar car publication while I get ready for the day ahead!

[]Mister Modtomic

Before reading the text of your post I looked at the pic and thought "Wow, it's been a long time since I picked up an actual magazine...look how THIN that one is!" Their days are certainly numbered.

[]Robert Sixto

Yeah, that has been the norm as of late, Grassroots has been much thicker and they seem to be going fairly strong. I remember having full center section ads that were about as think as this entire issue of Car and Driver!

[]Jordan Shuster

Honestly I love holding a magazine and flipping through it as opposed to navigating web pages or apps.

[]Hayden Baker

I love grassroots motorsports and Hot Rod. But I never find tome to read consistently

[]Robert Sixto

Making time can be a challenge sometimes

[]Wilson Oberholzer

I was a huge fan of Honda Tuning magazine until it ceased production, it was a sad day to find out I could no longer get it. I'm also a huge fan of Project Car magazine and Car & Driver. I haven't had a subscription for a little while, just a stack of old ones I haven't read through yet, lol.

[]Robert Sixto

Honda Tuning was another good one, was so sad to see all of them disappear one by one. I hadn't heard of project car mag, is that still running? I've got box loads of old stuff too, every once in a while I'll grab something and look into the past.

[]Wilson Oberholzer

Looks like that one's gone the way of the Dodo as well. Oof. All of the smaller magazines with better content seem to be slowly disappearing.

[]Robert Sixto

Yeah, I kept having them close up shop and pass me on to another subscription. SCC became Turbo, Turbo became Modified, and then Modified became Super Street, which I then canceled because it just wasn't up to the same standard.

[]Sheldon Hall

Used to be all about Superstreet and ModifiedMag in the early 2000's. Now its more Hemming Sports Car and Exotic.

[]Christopher McDowell El

Yes Road and Track, Mopar Action, (now defunct) Modified Luxury & Exotics.

[]Chad Ploski

I'm a big fan of print.....I'm in a similar boat as you, used to have 3-4 subs at a time but now I'm down to Hot Rod.

[]Yves Vds

I love reading, but reading on a screen is not my thing. So yes, I love to buy car magazines from time to time.

[]Gregory Garoppolo

I only get Grassroots Motorsports and then some car club magazines, Rolling, SCCA, and quattro quarterly. I still prefer to read a book or magazine than a screen. Though what I really like is how National Geographic lets me read either my magazine at home or the magazine from the app. This way when I am waiting somewhere unexpectedly, I can pickup where I left off. It's the best of both worlds, really.

[]Ernie Szots

I used to get Gameinformer, but let it go. Now days I get Motor Trend for free with promo tickets for the OC Auto Show, which I go to just about every year. If it wasn't free, I wouldn't keep it going. I also get ESPN Mag from a T-Mobile freebie, but that just expired, too.

[]Jon Dagata

Since before I was born, my dad would get a monthly Motortrend magazine, and they would sit in a basket next to the toilet. To this day, he still has it. I'm 27. lol.

[]Robert Linsenbach

Haven’t read a printed magazine in over a year I’d have to say. Lol I mean I enjoy it just not enough to pay for a subscription

Robert Sixto3 days ago

Anyone else a fan of the marque? I wasn't crazy about the MP4-12c, but everything since has been pretty amazing. #mclaren #570gt #supercar #grandtourer #riseanddrivechicago #chicagocarlife

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[]Christopher McDowell El

I would like to see more of the SENNA that had it's debut a few days ago

[]Mister Modtomic

The "Senna" is totally the wrong colors. Needs to be white and red with a yellow roof!

[]Christopher McDowell El

Leave dem Marlboro colors out of this!

[]Mister Modtomic

C'mon...they gonna call it the "Senna"....and give Ferrari colors? Get outa here!

[]Robert Sixto

Same here, I've yet to see the new 720s in person as well.

[]Gregory Garoppolo

I would love to own most any McClaren, even the ridiculously tunable but oft-unloved MP4-12C. However, I don't think any of them will be winning any beauty contests.

[]Robert Sixto

I don't know, the latest stuff looks pretty good to me. I love the way the P1 looks.

[]Gregory Garoppolo

They are looking better than ever, minus the Senna, but park a Huracan, a 488, and a McClaren 720s all in a row and it just doesn't look as pretty. Particularly that Hrracan, and I'm usually a Ferrari fan!

[]Robert Sixto

I agree with the Huracan, they really did a wonderful job on that design

[]Robert Linsenbach

I'll take a McLaren any day of the week

[]Landon Shore

The F1 will always be one of my top, favorite cars...such a perfect proportion

[]Robert Sixto

So many cool details too, the driving position, the gold under the hood, it is a genuine icon.

[]Landon Shore

Calling the new halo car the Semna is a bold move...i am curious to see the performance figures, but visually it looks like something I scribbled out in math class back in elementary school. Veilside has designed better looking cars haha

[]Robert Sixto

It's definitely a bold move, and I must say I'm not sure it's the most tasteful, but I've no doubt it will be mind bendingly quick.

[]Landon Shore

Yeah i am curious about the performance...its interesting they didn't carry on the HP war

[]Sac Car Scene

Beautiful car. One car I would love to drive. I really like the Mclaren's, they would have to be my favorite after the Ferrari.

Robert Sixto5 days ago

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[]Gregory Garoppolo

Are you running snow tires on your quattro? I knew virtually no one in Connecticut that would buy snow tires despite the snow!

[]Robert Sixto

Not my car unfortunately, but if I had an R8 in the snow, you could bet I'd be running snow tires!

Robert Sixto5 days ago

It's one of my favorite things, especially when a good winding road is involved. I was remembering this trip to South Dakota's Black Hills, which is one of my favorites. Not necessarily ideal for "spirited" driving, but some beautiful winding, narrow roads with incredible views. What's your favorite driver friendly road trip? #roadtrip #mazda #mazdaspeed6 #fundrives #dirtycarshavemorefun

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[]Hayden Baker

I just drove the best road in NC. Really need to go back

[]Robert Sixto

Which road?

[]Hayden Baker

US276 southwest of Ashville

[]Robert Sixto

It's going on the list! 😁

[]Hayden Baker

It was pretty amazing. Lots of elevation changes and great views to accompany the curves

[]Jordan Shuster

I live in Northwest Arkansas. The drive from Springdale/Fayetteville to Eureka Springs is an absolute joy. The scenery is downright gorgeous, there's a back way that is really popular during Bikes, Blues, and BBQ but otherwise is empty, and it's the perfect distance.

There's also the Pig Trail, which winds through Ozark National Forest. It's a little dangerous if you drive like me, but it's beautiful every time of the year.

[]Robert Sixto

I have to admit, I've never thought of Arkansas as a scenic trip destination. I mean no offense by that whatsoever, I just realize I don't know much about the state and it's one of a few I've never visited or traveled through. I may have to check that area out, thanks for the feedback!

[]Jordan Shuster

Most people don’t consider Arkansas for much of anything hahaha :P but it’s actually fantastic for driving. I spent my freshman year spring break road tripping around Arkansas. It was absolutely amazing.

[]Mister Modtomic

Oh yeah, less than a month after buying the Girlfriend's GTI we headed out that way for our summer vacation roadtrip. The "Needles" are fantastic!

[]Robert Sixto

Really are, a shame you can't push a bit more, but the roads are so narrow and the buffalo often wander on the road, you really have to maintain responsible speeds.

[]Mister Modtomic

We hit Devils Tower, Yellowstone, Badlands, Mount Rushmore, Glacier, Sawtooths / SunValley, Craters Of The Moon, Arches, and Islands In The Sky that year. Epic road trip!

[]Robert Sixto

Sounds like an awesome trip, reminds me of a couple summers as a kid on family trips to many of those same spots. Probably why I love it so much to this day, unfortunately I've not been able to get the proper mix of time and money since then, to be able to make a long voyage to cover that much ground.

[]Mister Modtomic

We do these kind of trips most every summer, and lately Christmas. Last summer was "just" Steamboat Springs / Rocky Mountain N.P. The winter before: Florida Keys. Summer before that: Royal Gorge (rafting / zipline), Four Corners, North Rim Grand Canyon, Grand Escalante, Bryce Canyon, Zion Canyon, Las Vegas and Yosemite. We like to drive!

[]Robert Sixto

I love it too, those sound like fantastic trips!

[]Ernie Szots

Great post, great pics. I've enjoyed making the 4 hour drive to Vegas in just over 3 hours a couple of times.

[]Robert Sixto

That's a good one!

Robert Sixto5 days ago

Since it came up on here earlier, someone asked if a Liberty Walk kit would look good on their FR-S/BRZ/GT86. Personally, I'm not a huge fan of the wide body craze. I have an issue with the exposed rivets look, and generally I lean toward a more conservative aesthetic. That said, there are a few cases where I feel like the wide body treatment really works, rivets and all, and the 86 is one of those. What

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[]Gregory Garoppolo

All wide body kits should be box flares! Okay, maybe not all, but maybe some more? I miss box flares.

[]Robert Sixto

Lol, need more new cars with 80's box styling! 😁

[]Tom Armstrong

I like the whole wide body look, but the car better have the power to back up all the money spent on cosmetics

[]Robert Linsenbach

Wide body can look pretty damn sexy tbh. Not for me tho

[]Justin Cavallucci

I'm a fan of wide body as long as the wheels are not cambered excessively. I have exposed rivets for my hood exit and turbo trim. It's a flashy style

[]Robert Sixto

That's definitely true, and I think that's why I don't necessarily gravitate to it, I usually go for more understated or a more sleeper kind of look.

[]Wilson Oberholzer

I'm kind of a wide body addict. I especially like the rocket bunny kit and the ducktail spoiler they have to go with. That being said, not every car looks good with a wide body. BRZ/86: hell yeah, 98 Civic sedan: no.

[]Robert Sixto

Hahaha, agreed.

[]Kim Dorman

Great post! Another thing to add. Cutting into the car's frame to install these wide body kits and worrying about the rust underneath.

[]Alex Kirpach

Cutting into the frame? You only cut the fenders. And you seal them before mounting the new flares.

[]Robert Sixto

Good point, forgot about the "no going back" nature of the modification

[]Kim Dorman

I love wide body curves! Especially C6 vettes! And of course the FRS.

[]Ernie Szots

Welp, looks like I'm in the minority here. I agree that they look better on some cars over others, but for the most part, I pretty much can't stand them.

[]Mister Modtomic

What about like factory widebodies al la Porsche 911 and 944?

[]Ernie Szots

I don't mind those. Being from the factory, they feel more purposeful and look less cartoonish. More about engineering than just being the most extreme. Again, just my opinion. At the end of the day, I think people should do whatever makes them happy.

[]Mister Modtomic

I gotta give the widebody craze a fat Thumbs Up...though I do wish there were more styles. Sadly, I'm kinda getting tired of the "Rocket Bunny" and the wanna be Bunny look. Remember the '80s and how everybody wanted to look like a Testarossa? It's getting like that.

[]Kim Dorman

So do you think my car without the kit right now looks better? I keep going back and forth and it's a lot of money. Plus Sixto brought up a great point to me. I would have to spend money on new wheels.

[]Mister Modtomic

An Eight-Six is gonna look great with or without a widebody kit. If cost is any kind of issue, I would recommend going without. There is so much else you could spend your cash on before going widebody! AND...once you go widebody, it's VERY difficult to go back. But if you wanna stick out at the Cars And Coffee...a widebody won't hurt!

[]Robert Sixto

This is true, unless money is no object or you're sponsored, the wide body itself will gobble up so much of your budget, directly and indirectly (bigger wheels to match, etc). If you consider that kind of money could fund quite a bit in the suspension and power departments, it really becomes a choice between show and go.

[]Christopher McDowell El

I like wide bodies. The bolt on/rivited fenders are getting stale to me, but then a car pops up with bolt on fenders where the fenders REALLY flow with the body lines of the car. Preferably I go for the clean molded look and cars that have been subtlely widened to make it look like it came from the factory with that width.

[]Robert Sixto

That is how I feel as well

[]Jordan Shuster

Certain cars look absolutely amazing with wide bodies. Others are awful.

I melt for wide body Mustangs.

[]Hayden Baker

Wide body when wider tires are deemed necessary for performance. Other than that, seems like a waste

Robert Sixto6 days ago

Think warm thoughts, think warm thoughts...

[]Sheldon Hall

Very much #carporn

Robert Sixto7 days ago

Time to clean up the FC for storage, because it's so nice to start a squeaky clean car inside and out in the spring! A little Final Finish to keep the outside dust free, and some vacuuming and light scrubbing to keep the interior fresh.

Robert Sixto8 days ago

Welp, no getting around it now, time to prep the FC for winter. Probably should have done it when it was warmer, but oh well, time to work in a cold garage.

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[]Gregory Garoppolo

Ugh... I should have done this before I pulled the interior of the cabriolet apart!

[]Robert Sixto

Oops

[]Gregory Garoppolo

Well it needed new seat guides so naturally that means I should by orbital carpet and upholstery brushes and scrub everything! That and being ridiculously particular about my ongoing speaker issue

[]Robert Sixto

It'll be so nice when done though! 😁

[]Yves Vds

Lucky you, mine is stored outside. Just finished storing mine for the coming 4 months.

[]Robert Sixto

Man that's tough, been there done that, love having some garage space

Robert Sixto8 days ago

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[]Wilson Oberholzer

Looks like the turbo has a blanket on. It'll need that to stay worm when the temps drop, lol

[]Robert Sixto

Exactly, we've had it pretty good in Chicago up until today, plunged from 65°F to 34°F in less than 12 hours!

[]Wilson Oberholzer

I am not ready for the cold. It was in the mid 50's over the weekend here and that was near perfect for working on cars to me. I am just not ready for that or scraping ice off my windshield in the morning.

[]Robert Sixto

Same, kind of a bummer, but we were overdue so I can't be too upset.

[]Mister Modtomic

And that crazy wind, right? Same here in St. Louis last night. Guess Winter is finally really here.

[]Robert Sixto

Yep, rolled in with some ferocity

Robert Sixto10 days ago

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[]Christopher McDowell El

Very nice car, very nice but my heart lies with the E39 M5

[]Robert Sixto

I'm with you on that! 😉

Robert Sixto10 days ago

I found that short clip of the M8A roaring to life, uploaded to YouTube if you want to check it out! So delicious!

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[]Wilson Oberholzer

That thing sounds soooooo good. It just absolutely roars

[]Robert Sixto

It really does, I may upload another one later. I have a shot when it first starts up, and you can see the crowd visibly jump and move away slightly! Pretty good stuff.

Robert Sixto11 days ago

Looking back through more shots from this summer, thinking about what would have been another Rise and Drive meet today, and came across this incredible clean build... I tend to stay focused on cars for my blog, but now I regret now getting more shots of this!

Robert Sixto12 days ago

For my FC, I am currently using the stock Mazdaspeed 6 knob, which a like the height and feel of in the FC, but the 6 speed shift pattern is irritating me a bit (FC is 5 speed only). Anyone know some similar aftermarket options?

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[]Robert Linsenbach

I think it looks very well suited in your fc; like it actually belongs in there and compliments your rx7

[]Robert Sixto

You know, I'm starting to feel that way too. The shift pattern is really the only reason I want to switch. I wonder how tough it would be to modify that top portion? 🤔

[]Joost Van Dien

White nylon one! Light, nice feeling and cheap! Ow and it has a nice contrast in an interior. Other option, balsa wood knob like porsche 917, light and stylish!

[]Robert Sixto

Not sure I'd like the white nylon, but maybe I should just try, they are relatively cheap. I like wood too, but I don't think it would fit in with the rest of the interior.

[]Joost Van Dien

In my 205 the original knobs crumble because of age. I found a nice black beer tap knob. It's sleek and the feel is good!

[]Robert Sixto

I've seen tap knobs too, hmm, maybe I need to think a bit outside the box. 🤔

[]Justin Cavallucci

Check out billetworkz! They are super nice

[]Robert Sixto

On it, searching now!

[]Wilson Oberholzer

You could go the custom route and turn a PC flight stick into a shift knob

[]Robert Sixto

This feels appropriately 80's to me for some reason

[]Wilson Oberholzer

I feel like something with just a couple buttons would look just right. Like just a trigger and maybe 2 selector buttons. Done right it can be one of those simple, awesome mods that really setsoff the look. Some basic wiring and programming could add some sweet functionality to it as well. I really need to get mine usable for my Saab to add to the "Born from jets' heritage

[]Robert Sixto

In a Saab that would really be perfect!

[]Mister Modtomic

How about a CD009? ;)

[]Robert Sixto

Ha, isn't that an entire gear box? I just need a new knob! :)

[]Mister Modtomic

...an entire SIX SPEED gear box! Problem solved!

[]Robert Sixto

Excessive spending and engineering to solve a simple problem, does sound like me, but I'll refrain this time!

[]Andrew Taylor

Hmm I like that knob, I wonder if the thread pitch matches my hurst

Robert Sixto12 days ago

First Saturday of the month during warm weather months is the local super car meet. I miss heading out in the morning for those, but can't complain about the relatively mild weather we've had. Here's some of my favorite shots from this past summer... Can't wait for next year!

Robert Sixto14 days ago

Thinking back to a Rise and Drive last year, where I got the opportunity to see and hear this old McLaren roar to life! Just awesome.

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[]Hayden Baker

I am in love with that era of McClaren race cars both F1 or sports cars

[]Robert Sixto

Easy to see why, really is a beautiful race car.

[]Hayden Baker

I just love that color of orange and the story behind McLaren. The documentary completely turned my around for McLaren

[]Gregory Garoppolo

I've never seen a car with so many colanders! :p

[]Robert Sixto

Lol

[]Landon Shore

Ooh, I love the pre-wing era Can Am cars, especially the purposeful form of this M8A. It is always a treat to see these monsters at my local events, both Sears Point (sonoma) and Laguna Seca. Where was this?

[]Robert Sixto

A place called Collectors Car Garage, during one of the Rise and Drive meets they have in the spring/summer months.

[]Landon Shore

Oh very cool...thats awesome they brought that car out

[]Robert Sixto

Yeah, it was not a typical thing, someone from McLaren was on hand to give some of the history on the car. Really cool experience, I was glad I attended.

[]Wilson Oberholzer

I bet that sweet piece of machinery sounded mean

[]Robert Sixto

Oh yeah, felt it in your chest, had quite the bark. I think I had video, I may have to try to track that down. 🤔

[]Wilson Oberholzer

Yes, you most certainly do need to track that down, lol

[]Robert Sixto

Lol I'll see what I can do, not sure it was any good using built in camera mic.

Robert Sixto14 days ago

Another wheel Wednesday to fantasize about glorious wheels. HRE have some of the best in the world, who wouldn't want a set? (Unfortunately I think they'd exceed the value of either of my cars, maybe even both combined! 😆)

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[]Ernie Szots

Ha, you remind me of how I chuckle every time I think about how my car is probably worth about $3k and my wheels were $1200. Not quite exceeding the value of my car, but fairly ridiculous nonetheless lol. All I know is that it's more fun to put the money into modding a paid off car I own than sending the bank money every month for collateral they own!

[]Robert Sixto

Agreed, zero car payments is the way to go!

Robert Sixto15 days ago

Trying to test the fabric I got samples of. Seeing how using adhesive directly to the plastic trim holds up.

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[]Mister Modtomic

Be sure to test your fabric choices in challenging areas. I redid the carpet in my 280z years ago. The compound radius corners are such a pain!

[]Robert Sixto

That's what I was keeping in mind with this swatch, placed it over some curved areas to see how it sat on it. Still going to be getting some more swatches to look over, including genuine leather. A little afraid to make that kind of investment considering it's my first time, but I'm sure it would be amazing if I pulled it off.

[]Gregory Garoppolo

Are you thinking of recovering interior trim?

[]Robert Sixto

Yes, I want to cover some plastic trim in either leather/vinyl or alcantara type micro suede.

[]Robert Linsenbach

Suede is sexy but gets gross real quick so choose wisely :p

[]Robert Sixto

Plus, I'm going to limit it to low contact stuff, no door handles, armrests, etc.

[]Robert Sixto

I considered that, we'll see what happens. I haven't settled on anything for sure yet.

[]Gregory Garoppolo

Nice! I was thinking about doing some of that myself. Have you done this before?

[]Robert Sixto

Never, so it will be a nice learning experience. I'm shopping around, trying to find good fabric sources, getting a feel for the different material available. We'll see how it goes.

Robert Sixto17 days ago

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Robert Sixto17 days ago

Good morning Wheelwell, time to get out and drive, get back on the grind!

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[]Mister Modtomic

Ha! My phone alarm went off this morning...reminding me that I took the day off! AND it's a beautiful 70 degree day...IN LATE NOVEMBER...In The MIDWEST!!!

[]Robert Sixto

Oh wow, I was happy to see just 50° today!

[]Wilson Oberholzer

Which works better to wake you up: the coffee or the car?

[]Robert Sixto

It's kind of a two stage deal, coffee gets me awake enough to operate car, car wakes me up enough to face the day! 😁

[]Wilson Oberholzer

Takin' care of that drowsy feeling with a 1 - 2 punch!

[]Robert Sixto

I can think of no better way!

Robert Sixto17 days ago

Is there any particular car that you had an opportunity to buy and considered buying, but then ultimately went with something different? Only to find, that car has since appreciated or become much harder to find? For me it's the first generation NSX. I had a bit of money at the time, and they had depreciated to a point where you could get one in decent shape for just under $30k I want to say. I kick myself to

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[]Justin Cavallucci

2008 mustang gt. Had low miles, and basically all stock. The dealership was super sketch though and tried adding $5000 for a "120 point inspection" of course if I decided to negate the charge I could still have bought the car, but my mind told me no. I would have a ridiculous high hp car now but I have a nearly ridiculous 6 cylinder instead lol

[]Sheldon Hall

Had a chance to buy a fairly low mileage W124 500E a few years back when nobody really thought of them for $6k. Now 200k examples go for $15k give or take. Side note: these NSX's are just shooting up, and I wish I bought mine for cheaper back then too.

[]Robert Sixto

Ooh, 500e, yes! I'm guessing they'll keep going a bit higher too. The old NSX get a surge in value after the new ones came out?

[]Sheldon Hall

Also the same for the 190e Cosworth, although not nearly as a high as a jump as the 500e. I'd get a Cosworth if I had the space. The new NSX definitely had an influence on the pricing.

[]Robert Sixto

I'm not much of a Mercedes guy, but the 500e and the 190e cosworth are two that I wouldn't mind having either. Those, or the older style, 280e I think, like 60's 70's maybe?

[]Sheldon Hall

I'm a fan of those 80's early 90's Benzes so I'd go with the 500e/190e.

Robert Sixto18 days ago

Going to be a long winter without going for my night cruises.

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[]Robert Linsenbach

I feel yeah. Trying to winter prep my Civic so I can continue with my drives as much as possible. They are a necessity for me.

[]Robert Sixto

I do have some consolation, as the Mazdaspeed 6 stays out for winter. Still enjoyable, but a completely different experience.

[]Chad Ploski

I can relate. We used to live in Syracuse NY and moved to TX in 2006. It's interesting to understand the car culture in different regions of the US and how it's impacted by the weather. In Syracuse, we rented a 6 car garage and worked feverishly to get projects done for our short driving season. Call me crazy but those were some great times....for me the hobby is much more centered on the camaraderie than the actual car.

[]Robert Sixto

I do think it serves to intensify everything, because you have this limitation. Come spring, when the first car shows and meets start up, you can really feel all the pent up enthusiasm from everybody. I suppose it makes you appreciate the good weather a bit more, but still rough getting through it when you're in it. It's the only way I've ever known really, so I don't really know if somewhere like Texas, San Diego, etc would really be better. Like you said, the people around you make all the difference too!

[]Chad Ploski

Surround yourself with with good friends, a project car, a heated garage, and copious amounts of positive attitude(beer doesn't hurt either). Then bear down to beat that dreaded seasonal depression. That's what got me through all those winters. I would't say TX is any better, just different....now we just run from the heat because nothing says Hell like a parking lot during a 100 plus degree car show!

[]Robert Sixto

Lol all true!

[]Chad Ploski

Road trips help too..... If you have the means, cover an auto event in a southern state during the winter; just be careful travelling.

[]Robert Sixto

I do love a good road trip, I like this idea very much, I may have to make that happen.

Robert Sixto19 days ago

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[]Gregory Garoppolo

Nice F355! Love the pop-up headlights!

[]Robert Sixto

Pop up headlights are the best!

Robert Sixto20 days ago

RE Sugiyama? I have to admit I'm a sucker for obscure/rare parts, so when I came across this strut tower brace, I had to have it. I'd never even heard of RE Sugiyama before, anyone know anything about the company?

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[]Gregory Garoppolo

I like the look of that! What's that in, second generation RX-7?

[]Robert Sixto

Yes indeed

Robert Sixto20 days ago

Stay safe out there Wheelwell friends!

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