I have been feeling intensely out of touch and othered whenever it comes to car stuff these days, and it’s reaching the point when I’m misquoting Baron Munchausen to myself: “I’m tired of this industry. And this industry is evidently tired of me.” Continue reading
Rather than coming up with convoluted marketing gymnastics to figure out what the Mazda3 customer was yearning for in 2014, Mazda just decided, “Mazda3 customers are getting a smaller Mazda6,” and went to work. Continue reading
This is going to be one of those “one last dance” reviews, wherein I drive a car that’s on its way out of production.
Perhaps that’s a little bit misleading, though. The Toyota Tacoma, long a bastion of vehicular durability worldwide, isn’t actually going anywhere. The next-generation Tacoma is due to arrive in 2016 though. It’ll be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in just a few weeks (or will have been, by the time you read this) , meaning that the 2015 model is about to become obsolete. Continue reading