I was invited by The Drive’s Alex Roy to be witness to and help document the Drive Pilot system on the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E Class sedan (Please click HERE to view his most up-to-date review on this system. He writes a lot better than I do).
I didn’t like it. The white really didn’t seem to help. It was just weird. The lines were weird. The lack of a grille is weird. Shame too, I love the Falcon doors and the idea of it. The Model S looks soooo good. This, not so much.
Or a sports sedan?
This is not Tesla-bashing, just a minor cathartic rant. And maybe a few wise Oppo comments will motivate me to finally get going and write an Oppo Review of our Model S.
Drove in, drove out.
Tesla: Powered by America, Built for Sweden...err, Speedin’!
Why did the car keep going after it hit the semi? It went through two fences and hit a power pole. Shouldn’t its collision avoidance systems have at least registered it hitting the fences if not going under the semi?
Jalopnik’s coverage of this crash, as well as Alissa Walker’s bullshit blog post still left me without answers.
The styling of Tesla models are solely American in that Airstream Trailer way we know and love. Let’s be honest, for the price class the interior materials and build quality are a bit under the competition, so the value is held entirely within the performance and feature made available at their price points. The…
This video is portrait. I don’t know what they were thinking. You have been warned.
Design Details! A while back we asked which were the best/worst/most distinctive automotive grilles; today, let’s analyze cars without grilles. Whether electric or a ‘bottom-breather’ design, plenty of cars have had a lack of openings carved out of their front fascias, but which ones have been particularly pretty,…
What if one had loads of money and the inclination to spend it in an unusual way?
1: Cadillac Cien conept
Tesla just launched a new referral program.