Anyone who can consistently win Formula 1 races has probably manned up as much manning as can be manned. He could carve manicured crop circles into his leg hair and moisturize his scrotum with Crisco - he’d still be way out there on the far right end of the badassery bell curve. » 4/23/15 11:22pm Thursday 11:22pm

I never quite understood why mechanics even needed to be crooks. Here in my part of the world book rates of $125-175/hour are common. There are a couple of independent mechanics that I’ve now had 10-year-long relationships with, who have earned my trust. They make plenty of money tending to my Eurotrash menagerie, and… » 4/23/15 11:09pm Thursday 11:09pm

There’s only a handful of times that I’ve been on a racetrack and so palpably struck by the danger of my position that I wanted to say “forget it” and pit-in. Two of those times were in Spec Miata packs like this during rainstorms. Low visibility, low traction, and lots of jostling Miatas = no options for staying out… » 4/22/15 11:55am Wednesday 11:55am

This Kilmer guy is so annoying that I want to go out and buy a used CLS just to spite him. But I guess if he’s out there telling a huge audience of YouTube-transfixed mouth breathers to stay away from exactly the cars that I want, I guess he’s doing me a favor. » 4/22/15 10:07am Wednesday 10:07am